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    November 14

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BRA clarifies non-payment notice

13 November 2018

The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) is advising corporate and business taxpayers who made payments on time with their old Tax Identification Numbers for the June and July 2018 periods, to ignore the non-payment notices which they received from the new TAMIS system.... Read More


Drawing on his love for art

13 November 2018

As a teenager, Don Brathwaite dreamed of becoming social media famous. But he didn’t envision that his videos, memes and images would attract the attention of a leading cable network, celebrities or even receive as many views as they do. Read More


Bail for two fraud accused

13 November 2018

The two officials from the Washington University of Barbados (WUB) accused of defrauding Asha “Mrs Ram” Mirchandani with four bounced cheques were granted $200 000 bail each yesterday. Read More


SJPI to be an accredited institution by 2020

13 November 2018

The Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training (METVT) is pushing ahead to ensure that the Samuel Jackman Prescod Institute of Technology (SJPI) becomes an accredited educational institution by the year 2020. Read More


2017 income tax notices available for review

13 November 2018

The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) is advising all taxpayers that the 2017 Income Tax has been assessed. The Authority is therefore asking the public to review their assessment notices. According to the BRA, those who do not agree with the assessment should file... Read More


Dover land snapped up

12 November 2018

An unnamed organisation scooped up all three lots for almost half a million dollars, during the first of a series of planned land auctions by the Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) which took place in Christ Church on Monday. Barbadians gathered near an overgrown area... Read More


Vendors barred

12 November 2018

Vendors at Grantley Adams Memorial School were forced to take home some of the food they had prepared for students after the school banned children from purchasing from them. Read More


Third most expensive gas

12 November 2018

The people of Hong Kong and Norway are the only ones in the world now paying higher gasoline prices than Bajans. That’s according to new information published by globalpetrolprices.com, an online data base that tracks energy prices from about 150 countries. Read More


BRA reminds public to register in TAMIS

12 November 2018

The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) is reminding all taxpayers that they are required to register in the new Tax Administration Management Information System (TAMIS) in order to fulfil their Value Added Tax (VAT), Pay as You Earn (PAYE) and Corporation Income Tax obligations.... Read More


Loving Madeline celebrates 100th with family, friends

12 November 2018

Madeline Holder’s family went all out for her 100th birthday yesterday. The centenarian celebrated at the National Union of Public Workers’ auditorium in Dalkeith, St Michael, with more than 100 friends and family. There was a tuk band, Cultural Ambassador Anthony... Read More


Bail for murder accused

11 November 2018

MURDER ACCUSED Hakeem Deshon Jeremy Griffith could be spending the upcoming holidays home with his family. Read More


Transport staff want clarity

11 November 2018

THERE WERE MORE QUESTIONS than answers yesterday after the Barbados Workers’ Union (BWU) met with workers of the Transport Board. Read More


Tourism looking up

11 November 2018

MINISTER OF TOURISM Kerrie Symmonds is predicting a higher level of visitor spend as a result of a projected 60 per cent increase in home-porting business this cruise season. Read More


Bail bids for nine

11 November 2018

NINE MORE MURDER ACCUSED could be back on the streets by Christmas if their attorneys are successful in securing bail for them. Read More



11 November 2018

Manchester City returned to the Premier League summit with a convincing derby victory over Manchester United at Etihad Stadium. Read More


Missing Man: David Belle

11 November 2018

The Royal Barbados Police Force is seeking the assistance of the public in locating a missing man. Read More


UPDATE: Wanted man captured

11 November 2018

The Royal Barbados Police Force has located Kishmar Young alias “Murka” who was wanted for questioning in connection to serious criminal matters. Read More


Four car smash-up causing delay at Salters

11 November 2018

Motorists are experiencing delays at Salters St George because of an accident involving four vehicles Read More


Earthquake recorded offshore Barbados

11 November 2018

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 was recorded offshore Barbados shortly after 9:00 am (local time) on Sunday. Read More


Wanted: Kishmar ‘Murka’ Young 

11 November 2018

The Royal Barbados Police Force is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Kishmar Young alias 'Murka', last known address Lammings St. Joseph. Read More


Fogging schedule November 12 to 16

11 November 2018

The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health and Wellness will continue to concentrate its efforts in Christ Church next week, as it seeks to control the mosquito population in the parish. Read More


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