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Groups celebrate World Tourism Day

Groups celebrate World Tourism Day


Bridgetown – The Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO) and the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) have both joined the global community in celebrating World Tourism Day 2021 under the theme, Tourism for Inclusive Growth. In a message on...

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Bajans urged to plan for retirement

Bajans urged to plan for retirement


AS THE COUNTRY grapples with a surge in COVID-19 cases, Barbadians are being urged not to put retirement savings on the back burner. Stephen Robinson, Sagicor Life (Barbados) Inc.’s vice president responsible for pensions, says too many people wer...

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Small business head calls for ‘nimble’ response to COVID crisis

Small business head calls for ‘nimble’ response to COVID crisis


Head of the Small Business Association (SBA), Senator Dr Lynette Holder, is calling on support agencies to be more nimble in the face of the COVID-19 crisis. “[This] is an appreciation for us to be more nimble in our responses, especially those Go...

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Boeing says air travel to return to pre-pandemic levels by 2024

Boeing says air travel to return to pre-pandemic levels by 2024


Washington – The plane maker Boeing says it expects that it will take another two and a half years for global aviation to return to pre-pandemic levels. Its vice president of commercial marketing, Darren Hulst, said: "The industry recovers to 2019...

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$10 ATM fee a mistake, says Republic

$10 ATM fee a mistake, says Republic


A bank says it has solved an issue that stunned some automatic teller machine (ATM) users on Friday. In a statement, Republic Bank’s manager, marketing and corporate communications, Sophia Allsopp, acknowledged that as some customers from other lo...

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U.S. judge orders Apple to ease App Store rules

U.S. judge orders Apple to ease App Store rules


OAKLAND, Calif. – A United States federal judge struck down some of the rules of Apple’s lucrative App Store on Friday, forcing the company to allow developers to send their users to other payment systems in a partial win for “Fortnite” creator Epic ...

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TMR appoints first CEO

TMR appoints first CEO


Paula Pitt is the Chief Executive Officer at TMR Sales & Service. Her appointment to the newly created role took effect on July 19, 2021, and as the female senior executive in the organisation, she will be tasked with driving “a new strategic ...

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British cruise company returning

British cruise company returning


British leisure company P&O Cruises is restarting service and Barbados will be one of the beneficiaries. The cruise company announced that it was celebrating its return to the Caribbean as it expanded international sailings this autumn. P&a...

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Massy United Insurance continues to excel

Massy United Insurance continues to excel


AM Best, one of the world’s leading rating agencies for insurance companies, has once again given its re-affirmation of the financial strength and stability of Massy United Insurance Ltd. This rating of A- (Excellent) with a stable outlook reflect...

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Massive payday for Apple CEO

Massive payday for Apple CEO


Apple chief executive Tim Cook has received more than five million shares in the technology giant, as he marks ten years in the job. A company filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) watchdog shows that he sold most of the shar...