Barbados will be lending support to neighbouring island Dominica which sustained significant damage following the passage of Tropical Storm Erika on Thursday.
Parents of first form students of the Coleridge and Parry School are reminded that orientation will take place on Tuesday, September 1, beginning at 9:00 a.m.
A total of 416 teachers will be appointed to the teaching service across the nursery and primary school system by the end of September.
A far more meaningful contribution can be made by the international business sector to this country’s social and economic development.
Members of the public are reminded that officers will again be in the field from this weekend collecting data for the Enhanced Continuous Labour Force Sample Survey.
The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health continues its efforts to eradicate the Aedes Aegypti mosquito next week...
The Index of Retail Prices for June 2015 stood at 169.3 points, representing an increase of 1.0 per cent when compared with the 167.6 points recorded the previous month.
Nine students from the Barbados Community College are the latest recipients of scholarships from the Emerging Leaders of the Americas (ELAP) Scholarship Programme.
A number of tour operators, travel agents and media personnel from Brazil now have increased knowledge of Barbados and what this country has to offer.
Barbados will risk turning back much of the development that has taken place since Independence if it continues to lose significant numbers of its productive age group to non-communicable diseases (NCDs).
Fourth form students of the St. Leonard’s Boys’ Secondary School...
Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Maxine McClean, is of the opinion that there should be an increase in the availability of comprehensive education and material on sexual and reproductive health for young persons.
The Ecumenical Service to mark the commencement of the Legal Year 2015 to 2016 will take place on Monday, September 7...
BGIS notices for Thursday, August 27, 2015.
Instead of arguing over the amount of foreign products being imported into Barbados, attention should be paid to the lack of Barbadian products being exported within the region and international markets.
CARIFESTA XII has proven to be an ideal opportunity for Barbadian culture to be presented to the region.
Taxpayers are advised that the period for which land owners qualify for a 10 per cent discount on their 2015-2016 land tax bills has been extended to Friday, September 4, 2015.
Police officers from stations in the catchment area of the St. Philip Polyclinic will attend a half-day workshop on mosquito and rodent control on Friday, August 28 at the polyclinic, Six Cross Roads, St. Philip.
Minister with responsibility for Energy, Senator Darcy Boyce, has stressed the importance of a sound policy framework to attract investors to provide the capital necessary for the renewable energy sector.
A Caribbean Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency is to be established in Barbados.