Seniors as Susceptible to HIV as Younger Persons
Published: July 23, 2014
Despite the fact that there is very little information on HIV infection rates among seniors, older adults are sexually active and...
Seven Confirmed Cases of Chikungunya
Published: July 22, 2014
The Ministry of Health has reported the first case of chikungunya in a Barbadian with no known travel history. The other six...
Crop Over Events - Traffic Changes
Published: July 21, 2014
Please take note of the Crop Over events traffic changes for Soca Royale, Junior Kadooment and the Monarch Concert.        ...
New Municipal Tax Concessions
Published: July 18, 2014
Taxpayers are being advised that the final payment date for the Municipal Solid Waste Tax (MSWT) without penalty has been further...
PM And BWU To Discuss Social Partnership Role
Published: July 18, 2014
Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has given the assurance that he intends to engage the island’s largest private sector union –...

   
     
       
Deeper Relationship Between Barbados and Brazil in Agriculture
Barbados and Brazil are looking to strengthen their relationship in the area of agriculture.This was one of the topics discussed...

General Notices for July 23, 2014
Closure of Beach Near Discovery Bay HotelMembers of the public are asked to note that the beach adjacent to the Discovery Bay...

Fogging Schedule July 22 To 25
The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health will continue its fogging programme this week in Christ Church, St. James and...

Agriculture is Vital to Economic Growth
Exploring creative ways to utlise black belly sheep in cuisine and art, and the youth’s involvement in agriculture were among...

Committee to Monitor Child Rights Re-Launched
The rights of Barbadian children came to the fore yesterday when the Ministry of Social Care, Constituency Empowerment and...

Freedom and Heritage Walk for Emancipation Day
Barbados will once again join the international community in celebrating Emancipation Day, on Friday, August 1.This year, under...

Seniors as Susceptible to HIV as Younger Persons
Despite the fact that there is very little information on HIV infection rates among seniors, older adults are sexually active and...

Seven Confirmed Cases of Chikungunya
The Ministry of Health has reported the first case of chikungunya in a Barbadian with no known travel history. The other six...

Barbados Needs to Further Improve its Productivity
Barbados needs to further improve its productivity in the private and public sectors.This view was expressed today by the...

Crop Over Events - Traffic Changes
Please take note of the Crop Over events traffic changes for Soca Royale, Junior Kadooment and the Monarch Concert.        ...

New Municipal Tax Concessions
Taxpayers are being advised that the final payment date for the Municipal Solid Waste Tax (MSWT) without penalty has been further...

PM And BWU To Discuss Social Partnership Role
Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has given the assurance that he intends to engage the island’s largest private sector union –...

LIME Donates To IT Summer Programme
Several teens across the island will once again be instructed on various aspects of information technology during the summer,...

QEH Medical ICU Re-Opens
The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) yesterday re-opened its Medical Intensive Care Unit after a $5 million renovation. The unit...

Minister Calls For An End To Illegal Dumping
Just a phone call! That’s all it would take for citizens to have pieces of houses, toilets, old refrigerators and other bulky...

Listen to NEW INITIATIVES TO BOOST THE TOURISM INDUSTRYNEW INITIATIVES TO BOOST THE TOURISM INDUSTRY - 2013-07-19 12:57:08
Minister of Tourism and International Transport, Richard Sealy accompanied by the Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Christopher Sinckler,...
Listen to Environmental/Arbor Day Expo 2013Environmental/Arbor Day Expo 2013 - 2013-09-10 11:09:17
Make sure to visit the Environmental/Arbor Expo 2013 at the National Conservation Commission at Codrington, St. Michael. Also, bring non-perishable...
Listen to THE FIGHT AGAINST STIs - CHLAMYDIATHE FIGHT AGAINST STIs - CHLAMYDIA - 2013-11-20 15:26:49
This programme highlights the signs and symptoms of the sexually transmitted infection,...
Listen to A MAN AND HIS MUSIC REVISITEDA MAN AND HIS MUSIC REVISITED - 2013-11-25 10:19:43
Straight from our BGIS archives as celebration of Barbados' independence, this programme produced in the 1970's by former Senior...
Listen to STI AWARENESS - SYPHILISSTI AWARENESS - SYPHILIS - 2013-11-27 13:34:31
Dr. Frances Smith gives information on the signs and symptoms of...
Listen to BREATHE EASIER WITH ULTRA LOW SULPHUR DIESELBREATHE EASIER WITH ULTRA LOW SULPHUR DIESEL - 2014-01-06 14:43:05
A look at the new ultra low sulphur...
Listen to SAVING WITH THE ENERGY LABELLING PROGRAMMESAVING WITH THE ENERGY LABELLING PROGRAMME - 2014-01-08 09:26:14
An explanation of the Energy Labelling Programme instituted by the BNSI and how it can benefit...
Listen to THE BIMAP STUDY GROUPTHE BIMAP STUDY GROUP - 2014-01-08 09:32:45
Four BIMAP students relate their experiences with the...
Listen to CHILDREN UNDER STRESSCHILDREN UNDER STRESS - 2014-01-13 15:11:35
This programme outlines techniques children can use to cope with...
Listen to Barbados Growth & Development Strategy 2013-2020Barbados Growth & Development Strategy 2013-2020 - 2014-01-13 15:32:51
This programme explains the strategy for growth in...
July 24, 2014
6:30 pm
Thursday
Health Minister John Boyce will deliver remarks at a cocktail reception to mark the retirement of Caribbean Program Coordinator of the Pan American Health Organization, Dr. Ernest Pate, at the Courtyard by Marriott, Garrison Historic Area, Hastings, Christ Church.
Performance-Based Systems Key To Productivity
Performance-based systems not only measure productivity; they also identify work targets for employees and highlight their good...

General Notices for January 23, 2014
Ministry and OAS To Host Cultural Statistics WorkshopThe Ministry of Culture, Sports and Youth, in collaboration with the...

Job Seekers Encouraged To Develop Skills
Barbadian workers who have been laid off are being encouraged to upgrade their skills for re-entry into the job market.This word...

Sports Holds Career and Business Opportunities
Young people have been advised that there are numerous career opportunities in sports that go beyond the playing of...

September Finish For Grotto Development
Work at the urban high-rise development which is being constructed at “The Grotto”, Beckles Road, St. Michael, is on schedule...

Students Reminded of Song Competition
Secondary school students are being reminded of the “Guardians of Music Programme” song competition launched last December,...

Barbados Ripe For Investment
Minister of Industry, International Business, Commerce and Small Business Development, Donville Inniss, has sought to allay the...

Counselling Desk To Be Established Soon
Retrenched workers from the National Environment Enhancement Programme (NEEP) will soon be able to visit a counselling desk at...

SSA Recycling Programme On The Cards
Government is seeking to establish a collection programme through the Sanitation Service Authority (SSA) dedicated to green...

Government Committed To Recycling
The annual 4R’s (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Recover) Fair, is a reminder of Government’s continued commitment to recycling in...

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