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Quarantine Scandals At Sandals Barbados Resort. Government Steps In.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--December 29th, 2020--Sandals Royal Barbados Resort and Spa has been delisted as a designated quarantine hotel by the Chief Medical Officer, effective January...

100-Year-Old Tourist Having A Wild Time In Barbados.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--December 20th.2020--Captain Sir Tom Moore has been “enjoying every minute” of his time here in Barbados. The 100-year-old British Army officer was able to...

Barbados Declares Marshall Law On Government Corruption.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--December 16th, 2020--Barbados Attorney General Dale Marshall has promised to continue Government’s efforts to fight against corruption. He gave this commitment during the Institute...

Barbados Commits To All-Electric Cars In Less Than 10 Years.

December 15th, 2020--Several Caribbean Community Member States showcased their ambitions to further address climate change at a CARICOM Moment of Ambition event held on...

China Accused Of Using Barbados, Antigua Cell Phone Networks To Spy...

December 15th, 2020--A new report alleges China has conducted mass surveillance of US mobile phones via China Unicom and proxies in the Caribbean. The story...

Mottley On Climate Crisis: Let’s Get Serious.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--December 13th, 2020--Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has told global leaders that there is a need to move from “placatory rhetoric to...

WorldSkills Barbados Has A Winner: Tonquanja Giddings.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--December 9th, 2020--Barbados Community College (BCC) student Tonquanja Giddings took top honors at the Closing/Awards Ceremony of the fifth, biennial WorldSkills Barbados (WSB)...

Mottley Crew Intervenes In Barbados Security Industrial Dispute.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--December 8th, 2020--In a press conference published on YouTube, Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley spoke out strongly against all forms of discrimination...

Barbados Has New Champion For Childhood Obesity Prevention.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--December 7th,2020--Minister of Maritime Affairs and the Blue Economy, Kirk Humphrey, is the newest champion of the Childhood Obesity Program being hosted by...

CARICOM Asks Tough Questions At United Nations.

UNITED NATIONS, New York--December 6th 2020--On December 3rd and 4th, some 155 Presidents and Prime Ministers participated in a Special Session of the United...

Barbados Health Minister Bostic To Be Publicly Vaccinated.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--December 4th 2020--PAHO/WHO Representative to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean, Dr. Yitades Gebre, today revealed that “Barbados is one of the first countries...

Barbados Lands Development Bank Loan

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--December 3rd, 2020--The Inter-American Development Bank has approved a US $120 million loan to Barbados to help the country deal with the COVID-19...

Barbados Students To Be Given Their Say On Future Of Educational...

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--December 2nd,2020--Students across Barbados will soon be invited to give their input on the type of educational system they want for their future. Minister...

Barbados ‘Bending Over Backwards’ To Legitimize Vending Micro Businesses.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--December 1st, 2020--Legitimizing vending and providing safe spaces for vendors on the highways of Barbados is very much still a focal point within...

Bronze Statue Of Sir Wes Hall Unveiled At Kensington Oval.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--November 29th, 2020--A striking eight-foot bronze statue of outstanding cricketer Sir Wesley Winfield Hall, in delivery stride, now adorns Kensington Oval. And, during the...

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...

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