Sand mining a cause for concern

18 November 2014

THE PRACTICE OF SAND MINING in Small Island Developing States (SIDS) must come to an end, especially as the islands continue to feel the effects of climate change. Read More


Chikungunya Fact Sheet

15 November 2014

Chikungunya is a viral disease that is spread by mosquitoes. Read More


Waste plan

09 November 2014

Barbadians can expect more timely garbage collections as early as mid-December. Read More


Alleynedale residents battle water

08 November 2014

Residents of Alleynedale, St Lucy had to battle rising waters as heavy rain fell across Barbados today. Read More


From The Archives: The hands-on minister

07 November 2014

MINISTER OF HEALTH and the Environment Liz Thompson spent four hours on the road early yesterday morning helping Sanitation Service Authority (SSA) workers collect garbage. Read More


Nearly 5 000 object to location of Ebola centre

07 November 2014

CLOSE TO 5 000 individuals have put their signatures where their mouths are in objecting to the siting of the quarantine facility for people suspected of having infectious diseases. Read More


Drier times ahead

06 November 2014

DRY TIMES are predicted for Barbados and other regional countries due to climate change. Read More


Yes to B's plant

05 November 2014

B’s Recycling has finally received the green light from the Town and Country Planning Department to commence construction of a new multimillion-dollar plant at Vaucluse, St Thomas. Read More


SSA workers hint at strike

05 November 2014

Don’t be surprised if there’s a work stoppage at the Sanitation Service Authority (SSA) this month or in December. Read More


B's Recycling gets permission to move

04 November 2014

BUSINESSMAN PAUL BYNOE of B’s Bottle and Metal Recycling plant has finally received approval from the Town Planning Department to relocate his business. Read More



Are Barbadian consumers to blame for high prices because we reject so much of what is produced locally?

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