Social Share

Project ending March 31

The National Cleanup Programme, which was put in place after the eruption of La Soufriere Volcano...
Posted on

Social Share

Group wants legislation to protect wetlands and swamps

The Land Conservancy Barbados (TLC) is hoping to go to Parliament with a petition for protection of...
Posted on

Social Share

Witness ‘got low’ on hearing shots

A witness yesterday recalled how he “got low” when he heard gunshots at a street jam in Wotton,...
Posted on

Condividi

UPDATE: Shooting death at Atlantic Shores

UPDATE: Shooting death at Atlantic Shores


The man who was shot and killed during a home invasion at Coral Drive, Atlantic Shores, Christ Church on Wednesday afternoon has been identified as Dwayne Obrien Hall. Police from the Oistins station responded to the area after receiving an urgent...

Condividi

Barbados’ shrimp industry coming on stream in April

Barbados’ shrimp industry coming on stream in April


Barbados aims to have its own shrimp farming industry up and running by April. That was the announcement from Senator Dr Shantal Munro Knight during discussion on the Animal Health and Veterinary Public Health Bill 2022 – which was eventually pass...

Condividi

Economy close to pre-Covid level

Economy close to pre-Covid level


Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados, Cleviston Haynes, is seeing signs that the Barbados economy is approaching where it was in 2019 prior to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, he warned that it would still be a challenging period because of the...

REGIONAL

MORE >
New oil find in Guyana

New oil find in Guyana

New York – The US oil and energy company, Hess, Wednesday announced a “significant new oil discovery” at Fangtooth SE-1, one year after the orig...

Trinidad: Woman steals police vehicle to kidnap child

Port Of Spain, Trinidad C – Police have detained a 24-year-old woman, aft...

CARPHA urges diligence on mosquito-borne disease

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago – The Caribbean Public Health Agency (...

CARICOM statement on Haiti

CARICOM issued the following statement on Haiti: The Caribbean Community...

SPORTS

MORE >
BDFSP back in BFA premier league

BDFSP back in BFA premier league

The Barbados Defence Force Sports Programme’s (BDFSP) football team will compete in this season’s Barbados Football Association’s (BFA) Premier ...

Rising Stars crash to heavy defeat at Under-19 World Cup

Potchefstroom, South Africa – West Indies Women Rising Stars finished the...

Chance for youth

Chairman of the Barbados Pride selection panel, Hendy Broomes said omitting...

West Indies Women drop second T20 in South Africa

East London, South Africa – West Indies Women buckled under the pressure ...

Politics

MORE >
Barbados’ shrimp industry coming on stream in April

Barbados’ shrimp industry coming on stream in April

Barbados aims to have its own shrimp farming industry up and running by April. That was the announcement from Senator Dr Shantal Munro Knight durin...

Senate passes two Acts

The Senate of Barbados passed two Acts during the opening session of its 18...

Government moves to protect plant resources

Government is taking action to protect the island’s plant resources and M...

Dems lime for Errol Barrow Day

The Democratic Labour Party (DLP) spent yesterday in quiet reflection in re...

Business

MORE >
Economy close to pre-Covid level

Economy close to pre-Covid level

Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados, Cleviston Haynes, is seeing signs that the Barbados economy is approaching where it was in 2019 prior to the...

Exports from Barbados up by 20%

Barbados’ exports for 2022 are up 20 per cent over the previous year, acc...

High operating costs affecting fishing industry

Although the flying fish season has officially started, there has been a no...

Tourism rebound ‘strong’

Figures from the current winter tourism season are indicating a stron...

World

MORE >
Hipkins sworn in a New Zealand Prime Minister

Hipkins sworn in a New Zealand Prime Minister

Chris Hipkins has been sworn in as New Zealand’s 41st prime minister. The 44-year-old was formally appointed to the role in Wellington, a week af...

Seven dead in third mass shooting in California this month

The US state of California is reeling from its third mass shooting in eight...

Buzz Aldrin marries for the fourth time at age 93

The former US astronaut Buzz Aldrin has got married for the fourth time on ...

Six more classified documents seized at Biden home

US Department of Justice (DoJ) investigators have found six more clas...

Lifestyle

MORE >
Carlyn Leacock passes away at home

Carlyn Leacock passes away at home

Barbados’ First Lady of Song, Carlyn Leacock, passed away earlier today. Relatives confirmed this in a brief statement. “The family of Carly...

Spend wisely during the holidays

Make the most of what you have. That’s the suggestion from chartered a...

Riding the Rollercoaster: Learning During and Post Pandemic

Resurgence: This series of essays curated by the National Cultural Foundati...

Inward Stretch, Outward Reach: Moving into the New Normal Post COVID

Resurgence: This series of essays curated by the National Cultural Foundati...