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Barbadian Trey Cumberbatch Wins Caribbean Rhodes Scholarhip.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--November 24th, 2020--Trey Cumberbatch of Kirtons, St. Philip, was chosen as the 2021 Commonwealth Caribbean Rhodes Scholar. The announcement was made yesterday by Governor...

Barbados Education Minister To Meet Parents Online Over Primary School Smelling...

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--November 24th,2020--Minister of Education, Technological and Vocational Training, Santia Bradshaw will host a virtual meeting with parents, guardians and teachers of the Lawrence...

Barbados Inches Closer To International Metrology Standards.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--November 24th, 2020--The Ministry of Energy, Small Business and Entrepreneurship is on the cusp of enacting comprehensive metrology regulations to repeal the existing...

Daily Mail Reporter Bowled Over By Barbados Rum Punches, Seductive Island,...

When Daily Mail travel reporter Mark Palmer dropped his cell phone (brand unknown) and smashed its screen after enjoying some "full-throttle rum punches", his...

New CDC Bomb Dropped On Cruise Industry After Covid-19 Ship Docks...

(The Maritime Executive)--Monday, November 23rd--The U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has elevated its assessment of the risk of COVID-19 on cruise ships to...

Barbados To Britain: Stuff Your Turkeys.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--November 19th, 2020--Just when you thought things were bad, they just got worse, as Barbados today banned the import of all poultry products...

Barbados Retooling Tourism Industry And Painting It Green.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--November 7th,2020--Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has outlined to an international audience how Barbados is transforming its tourism industry through retraining and retooling...

Mottley Continues To Bang The Drum On Barbados Debt Relief.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--November 16th, 2020--Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has joined the call for debt relief to be extended beyond the poorest countries to middle-income...

Whistling Barbadian Makes100 Not Out In Long Innings.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--November 10th, 2020--There was jubilation and warm smiles everywhere when Arminta Harrison became Barbados's newest centenarian. Governor General Dame Sandra Mason joined family members...

Barbados PCR Testing Game Changer Deal Struck With StageZero Life Sciences.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--November 13th, 2020--The Government of Barbados and the Virginia-based reference laboratory StageZero Life Sciences, have made a landmark agreement, which will offer expedited...

Barbados Joins International Development Bank’s ‘Living Heritage’ Program: Will Fix Up Speightstown.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--November 6th,2020--Barbados has formally joined a Regional Technical Cooperation Program of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) – the Living Heritage Program. During a virtual...

Barbados To Build New Geriatric Hospital.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--November 6th, 2020--The Barbados government has announced the construction of a new Geriatric Hospital to replace the existing establishment at Beckles Road, St....

What Is Worse, Dengue Fever Or Covid-19?

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--November 4th, 2020--Barbados has seen 38 hospitalizations so far this year related to suspected and confirmed cases of dengue fever. This was revealed by...

Emotional Support For Entrepreneurs: Barbados Aims To Stamp Out Financial Illiteracy.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--For the first time in Barbados’ history, Government has made a tangible attempt to get its citizens to be better money managers with...

Barbados Adds Antigua, Caymans, and Cuba To High Risk Covid-19 List.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--Effective today, Tuesday, November 3, 14 more countries will be added to the list of those deemed high risk for COVID-19 by health...

Jury Trials Could Be For The Chop In Barbados.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Dale Marshall, is awaiting further dialogue with members of the Bench and Bar on the possibility...

Air Antilles Announces More Flights To Barbados.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--October 29th, 2020. Guadeloupe-based regional carrier Air Antilles has increased its commitment to Barbados by offering eight weekly flights from Barbados to St....

Barbados Seeks To Strengthen Cuba Relationship In Sports.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--October 28th, 2020--Since 1972, Barbados has had an exceptional relationship with Cuba, and Government is seeking to strengthen this relationship in the area...

Admiral Lord Nelson’s Barbados Statue Will Be Toppled November 16th.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--OCT 24, 2020 The statue of Lord Nelson, located in National Heroes Square, Bridgetown, will be removed from that location on November 16, 2020...

Barbados Says It Is A Safe Destination To Vacation.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--22nd October, 2020--Travel agents and media personnel who are part of the British Airways (BA) Heathrow Inaugural ‘FAM Trip’ have been encouraged to...

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