Although community choirs in Barbados are not “fully embraced” by today’s youth, Minister of Social Care, Constituency Empowerment and Community Development, Steve Blackett, believes the activity still plays a crucial role...
Minister of the Environment and Drainage, Dr. Denis Lowe, is the new Vice President for the Latin America and Caribbean region on the Bureau of the Second United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA).
Celebrations to mark Barbados’ 50th Anniversary of Independence will be heightened this week, with the launch of the island’s System of National Parks and Open Space.
Members of the public are invited to attend a concert entitled: Crop Over in the City: Gems of the Golden Jubilee, this Thursday, June 2, in Independence Square, The City, beginning at 5:00 p.m.
The Coastal Zone Management Unit (CZMU), in collaboration with the Barbados chapter of the Caribbean Youth Environment Network, will host a series of underwater cleanups...
Members of the public are being encouraged to wear green this Friday, June 3, in celebration of World Environment Day, which falls on Sunday, June 5.
As a precursor to its Fourth Call for Proposals, the Competency-based Training Fund (CBTF) will host an Information Workshop on Wednesday, June 15, at the Savannah Beach Hotel...
The National Cultural Foundation is inviting all NIFCA performing arts awardees from 2013 to 2015 to join its NIFCA Performing Arts Ensemble.
The St. James Parish Independence Committee will host its Parish Talent Show tomorrow, Saturday, May 28, at the Learning Centre, Orange Hill, St. James, beginning at 6:00 p.m.
It is never too early to think about a career, says Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Senator Harcourt Husbands.
The Branford Taitt Polyclinic at Black Rock, St. Michael, will remain closed tomorrow for a second day as work continues to rectify a maintenance issue at the facility.
Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Steve Blackett, yesterday reiterated Barbados’ commitment to maintaining “good and constructive” relations between this country and Guyana.
There are an increasing number of persons booking rooms in Barbados through Expedia. This was confirmed by Director of Expedia’s Caribbean offices, Demetrius Canton...
The Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) needs to remain relevant as it continues to contribute to the positive development of Barbadian society.
The 2016 Rural Festival comes off on Saturday, June 4, and Sunday, June 5, at the Glebe Pasture, Glebe, St. George.
Students from primary schools across Barbados will have an opportunity to win prizes through their participation in the I Pledge programme...
Barbados is losing 2.6 per cent of its Gross Domestic Product due to healthcare costs and productivity losses in respect of diabetes and cardiovascular diseases alone.
As part of the activities to celebrate its 45th anniversary, the Community Development Department (CDD) will hold an Old Fashion Service of Song this Sunday, May 29, at Restoration Ministries...
Statistics compiled up to May 5 this year reveal that there are 114 centenarians alive in Barbados.
The National Committee on Ageing (NCOA) has joined the Ministries of Health and Social Care, Constituency Empowerment and Community Development in condemning elder abuse on the island.