Effective midnight, Sunday, March 1, the prices of all liquefied petroleum gas cylinders will decrease with reductions ranging from $15.83 per 100 lbs. cylinder to $3.17 per 20 lbs. cylinder.
Concerning the issue of reparations for native genocide and slavery, Barbados and other CARICOM states will go the route of diplomacy and not protest.This was pointed out yesterday by Prime Minister Freundel Stuart...
The Ministry of Health has assured the public that Barbados’ progress in its national HIV prevention and control campaign has minimised the likelihood of resistant strains of HIV occurring here.
On the heels of record tourist arrivals for the month of January, Acting Prime Minister, Richard Sealy, wants to see more visitors coming from Continental Europe.
Two more divisions of the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) will take up residence at the Council’s new headquarters on Prince Road, Pine Plantation, St. Michael.
As African Awareness Month draws to a close, Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Tourism, Senator Irene Sandiford-Garner, has encouraged students of Harrison College to have a succession plan when considering a life in entrepreneurship.
Taxpayers are reminded that the deadline for the Amnesty Programme is March 15, 2015.
The Ministry of Health has advised that polyclinic and outpatient clinic pharmacies, which operate under the aegis of the Barbados Drug Service, will each be closed for one day during March to facilitate stocktaking.
Persons attending Agrofest in Queen’s Park this weekend will get the opportunity to view the linkages between agriculture and tourism at a number of events.
The Barbados Community College (BCC) will officially launch its Associate Degree in Procurement on Wednesday, March 4, at the main campus, Howell’s Cross Road, The Ivy, St. Michael.
As Barbadians continue to grapple with the economic recession, Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth, Stephen Lashley, is of the view that young people must start their own businesses...
The Ministry of Health has called on communities and civil society to support Government’s drive to promote health and wellness, by turning public health knowledge into public action.
Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has identified tourism and the international financial services as areas in which Barbados and the Republic of Cyprus can learn from each other.
In an effort to increase workers’ productivity, as well as to facilitate sustainable growth in the economy, Government has developed the Barbados Human Resource Development Strategy.
The Producer Price Index (Manufacturing) for December 2014 stood at 106.2 points, representing a decrease of 1.6 per cent when compared with the 107.9 points recorded the previous month.
A number of amendments that will see the stricter policing of firearms in Barbados; the handling of persons in custody; the identification of suspects and improvements to the Police Complaints Authority Act, have received the nod from Cabinet.
Prospective students of the Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic (SJPP) will have an opportunity to familiarise themselves with the programmes on offer by the campus next month.
Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Senator Harry Husbands, believes there is ample evidence that schools with rigorous music programmes perform better...
Cultural practitioners and other persons interested in the development of the cultural industries are invited to the Know the Business of Your Art (BOYA) symposium entitled...
The Royal Barbados Police Force (RBPF) has received positive reviews about its performance in managing and solving crime across Barbados from members of the general public.