Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has congratulated the President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, Brigadier David Arthur Granger, on his recent electoral victory.
June is Heritage Month, and it will be the time to focus on Barbados’ colourful and rich heritage and to celebrate the inscription of Barbados’ first UNESCO World Heritage Property, Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison.
Two repeat visitors from the United Kingdom were recently feted by the Barbados Tourism Product Authority (BPTA), in recognition of their commitment to the island.
Barbados has ratified the International Arms Trade Treaty aimed at preventing the illicit trade in conventional arms.
The Barbados Diabetes Foundation will host its first annual multi-disciplinary diabetes conference on June 13 and 14 at Hilton Barbados, Needham’s Point, St. Michael.
The Elegant Hotel Group, owner of five luxury hotels in Barbados, has received kudos from this island’s Minister of International Business, Donville Inniss, for securing a place on the AIM London Stock Exchange Market.
BGIS notices for Friday, May 22, 2015.
A partnership formed between the Media Resource Department (MRD) and the Barbados Light & Power (BL&P) Company Ltd. is continuing to benefit schools island- wide.
Householders in several districts in St. John, St. Joseph, St. Andrew and St. George will be interviewed from next Monday, May 25, by visiting field officers working with the Enhanced Continuous Labour Force Sample Survey.
The Ministry of Health has advised the public that the Leptospirosis Laboratory is currently being relocated to Enmore #6A – B, Lower Collymore Rock, St. Michael.
Issues related to HIV in the Caribbean came to the fore recently, when two high- level experts in that area met with Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Maxine McClean.
The Ministry of Health has assured the public that there are no suspected cases of the Zika Virus in the Caribbean to date.
The Ministry of International Business and its partners are forging ahead to establish an Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Centre in Barbados.
The establishment of a diplomatic presence in Barbados by the Government of New Zealand is a strong signal of the friendship between the two countries and the intent to enhance relations.
Officials from Colombia met with representatives from the Government of Barbados recently to discuss closer relations between the two countries.
The Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC), in collaboration with the Guyana Office for Investment (GOINVEST), will host a Business Forum tomorrow, Thursday, May 21.
The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation has advised that St. George Secondary School will remain closed tomorrow, Thursday, May 21, and will re-open on Friday, May 22.
Barbados will join worldwide celebrations to mark International Biodiversity Day on Friday, May 22, under the theme: Biodiversity for Sustainable Development.
Renovation of the Wildey Gymnasium is expected to get under way in April 2016. This was revealed by Minister responsible for Sport, Stephen Lashley...
BGIS notices for Wednesday, May 20, 2015.