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    September 18

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Barbados' prime property in demand

18 May 2010

Property-Abroad.com noted last week that buyers were picking up properties here "at prices not seen since 2006". Read More

BURNING MATTER

18 May 2010

GOVERNMENT’S FAILURE to address the issue of appointments in the Barbados Fire Service could lead to a decline in morale in that critical agency. Read More

CGI PULLS OUT

18 May 2010

CONSUMERS GUARANTEE INSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED (CGI) has pulled out of an agreement to purchase CLICO International General Insurance Limited (CGI), a subsidiary of CLICO Holdings Barbados Limited. Read More

No to CLICO

17 May 2010

CONSUMERS GUARANTEE INSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED (CGI) will not be buying CLICO International General Insurance Limited (CIG) after all. Read More

Sir Harcourt honoured again

17 May 2010

The financial and public sectors have already bestowed accolades on Sir Harcourt Lewis,  but more praise was given when  the Bethel Methodist Church held  a thanksgiving service in his honour  on Saturday evening. Read More

Central Bank salutes stalwarts

17 May 2010

In his opening remarks, Central Bank Governor  Dr DeLisle Worrell encouraged staffers to renew their commitment to making the bank a caring community that worked cooperatively  to attain the highest goal and standards. Read More

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One for the books!

17 May 2010

Even before the start, it was clearly England’s day as West Indian fans, Sri Lankan fans, South African fans, Pakistani fans and everyone else who was not Australian, temporarily became part of the Barmy Army – sort of. Read More

Sir Garry's innings

17 May 2010

Fast bowling giant Reverend Wes Hall opened the night  in inimitable style, describing  Sir Garry as the Moses of West Indies cricket. Read More

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SIR GARRY YORKED BY DWIGHT

17 May 2010

However, Yorke was so happy to gain two others  – one with Sir Garry and Sir Viv, and another with Sir Garry and Lara – that the affable sportsman added an additional $1 000 to the $3 000 he had offered for the photos. Read More

Pupils get pep talk

17 May 2010

STUDENTS of the Alleyne School in St Andrew were given a pep talk by distinguished transplant surgeon Dr Velma Scantlebury-White last Friday . Read More

Helping hand for fire victim

17 May 2010

ALMOST one year ago Sandra Straker of Wildey,  St Michael lost everything she owned to fire leaving her and her children with just the clothes on their backs. Read More

Centenarian celebrates with worship

17 May 2010

Murray also spoke of her grandmother’s love for basketball and how she often visited the YMCA to watch games, to the extent that she was even got  the Most Ardent Fan Award  in the 1980s. Read More

Insurer: It's a strategic move

17 May 2010

British American Insurance Co. (Barbados) Ltd is urging its policyholders not to panic as it seeks a buyer for its operations. Read More

New blow to BSE

16 May 2010

With local share prices on the slide and the number of traded shares falling by almost 12 per cent last year, the Barbados Stock Exchange (BSE) is about to be dealt a double blow – one of which is likely to come at month-end. Read More

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PRAYERS FOR PM

16 May 2010

HEADS of churches across Barbados last night endorsed a call to make next Sunday (Whit Sunday), a day of prayer for Prime Minister David Thompson. Read More

Lashley: Some parents need help

16 May 2010

A GOVERNMENT Minister thinks there is a crisis in relation to the level of parenting in Barbados. Read More

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Fun drive

16 May 2010

YESTERDAY 36 lucky children – winners of a Child Month promotion – were pampered and spoilt as they explored the island on an island safari adventure. Read More

Connell – a man for the people

16 May 2010

 As lawyer and politician, John Connell made waves. But the now retired legal luminary regards none of these as the hallmark of his life. Read More

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Picture this!

16 May 2010

Forty pieces of photography by young Barbadians, are now on display at the Barbados Museum after the National Geographic Photo Camp’s Exhibition was launched last Friday night. Read More

Google to sell Nexus One offline, close Web store

16 May 2010

Google Inc. will close an online store that it set up to sell its Nexus One phone and rely on traditional retailers instead. Read More

Browne: It's up to govt

16 May 2010

 RESTORING CONFIDENCE in the market after the CLICO crash was Trinidad and Tobago’s key action  and responsibility. Read More

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