Education Ministry Gives Update On Combermere
Published: April 24, 2015
The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation has advised that Combermere School will remain closed next week....
File 2014 Income Tax Returns Online Now
Published: April 24, 2015
With just under a week to go before April ends, those taxpayers who have not yet filed their income tax returns are being urged...
Barbados’ Economy Turning Around
Published: April 24, 2015
Barbados’ economy has begun to turn around, says this island’s Minister of Finance, Christopher Sinckler.He made the...
Cancer Second Leading Cause Of Death In Barbados
Published: April 24, 2015
Cancer is second only to cardiovascular disease as the leading cause of death in Barbados. And the main cancers of public health...
Road Closures In St. Lucy & St. Thomas
Published: April 23, 2015
The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) has advised that due to main replacements under its capital works programme, the road from...

   
     
       
Sargassum Seaweed No Threat To Humans
The continuous influx of sargassum seaweed on beaches across Barbados poses no threat to human health.But, a statement from the...

National Sargassum Clean-Up
With 25 beaches across Barbados being affected by the sargassum seaweed, a call is being made for volunteers to join a national...

Proposals For Improved Juvenile Justice System
The establishment of a Division for Juvenile Services is among a list recommendations put forward towards developing a reformed...

Project Allows Homeless Men To Give Back
For many years, the occupants of The Clyde Gollop Night Shelter for Homeless Men have benefited from the benevolence of...

File 2014 Income Tax Returns Online Now
With just under a week to go before April ends, those taxpayers who have not yet filed their income tax returns are being urged...

PM Stuart Meets With Panamanian President
Air connections, investment promotion and cooperation in education were the main topics of discussion, when Prime Minister...

Education Ministry Gives Update On Combermere
The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation has advised that Combermere School will remain closed next week....

Central Bank’s Market Liberalisation Right Move
Minister of Finance Christopher Sinckler has praised the Central Bank’s decision to no longer set the minimum savings rate on...

Barbados’ Economy Turning Around
Barbados’ economy has begun to turn around, says this island’s Minister of Finance, Christopher Sinckler.He made the...

Cancer Second Leading Cause Of Death In Barbados
Cancer is second only to cardiovascular disease as the leading cause of death in Barbados. And the main cancers of public health...

Statement On Combermere School Closure
The Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Ronald Jones, has decided that the Combermere School will remain...

Changes To Juvenile Justice System Next Year
Expect to see changes in the way young people are dealt with by the juvenile justice system by the end of next year.If all goes...

Sentencing Of Youth Under Review
The days of children facing lengthy sentences at the Government Industrial School (GIS) for committing offences are numbered.In...

Comprehension Issues Can Be Addressed
Problems related to Comprehension in the Barbados Secondary Schools’ Entrance Examination (BSSEE) are being worked on by...

Chikungunya Cases Continue To Decline
Cases of chikungunya disease in Barbados continue to decline, with 57 suspected cases reported for the first 12 weeks of this...

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Minister of Tourism and International Transport, Richard Sealy accompanied by the Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Christopher Sinckler,...
April 25, 2015
7:00 pm
Saturday
Minister of Industry, International Business, Commerce and Small Business Development, Donville Inniss, will deliver the feature address at the Barbados Association of Office Professionals` (BAOP) Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Two Mile Hill St. Michael.
April 27, 2015
10:00 am
Monday
Minister of Labour, Social Security and Human Resource Development, Senator Dr. Esther Byer, will deliver opening remarks at a ceremony to observe the International Labour Organisation`s World Day for Safety and Health at Work in Christie`s Conference Room, Barbados Light and Power Headquarters, Garrison, St. Michael.
April 28, 2015
4:45 pm
Tuesday
Acting Attorney General Michael Lashley, will speak at the unveiling ceremony of interpretive panels at the Police Sports Club, Weymouth, St. Michael
April 29, 2015
8:15 am
Wednesday
Minister of Industry, International Business, Commerce and Small Business Development, Donville Inniss, will deliver welcome remarks at the Inter-American Development Bank`s Regional Policy Dialogue on Innovation, Science and Technology at Hilton Barbados, Needham`s Point, St. Michael.
April 29, 2015
10:30 am
Wednesday
Prime Minister Freundel Stuart and a representative of BHP Billiton Ltd. will sign an agreement at Cabinet Office, Government Headquarters, Bay Street, St. Michael.
April 29, 2015
1:30 pm
Wednesday
Minister of Agriculture, Food, Fisheries and Water Resource Management, Dr. David Estwick, will deliver the feature address at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Barbados Water Authority`s Water and Sanitation System Upgrade Project at the Mount Pleasant Plantation in St. Philip.
April 29, 2015
7:00 pm
Wednesday
The Government of Barbados will host a Cocktail Reception for BHP Billiton at Hilton Barbados, Needham`s Point, St. Michael.
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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