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Airport delays fixed, says PM

Airport delays fixed, says PM


Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley is assuring Barbadians and visitors to the island that the recent uncharacteristic lengthy delays at the Grantley Adams International Airport during peak hours, have been addressed. The Prime Minister explained that...

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Fix pre-COVID-19 issues, says CDB

Fix pre-COVID-19 issues, says CDB


Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) president Dr Gene Leon is urging Barbados and the institution’s other borrowing member countries (BMCs) not to become fixated on current economic growth and forget to fix structural problems that pre-dated the COVID-1...

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Education chief: PPE, fixes coming

Education chief: PPE, fixes coming


Chief Education Officer Dr Ramona Archer-Bradshaw is giving the reassurance that the Ministry of Education will be providing personal protective equipment (PPE) at schools, as well as complete minor fixes, as it phases in the resumption of face-to-fa...

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Cattlewash fixed; more repairs on way

Cattlewash fixed; more repairs on way


Now that some residents along the East Coast have running water again after a mains repair project by the Barbados Water Authority’s (BWA) in the area, it is also looking to improve other nearby areas. The BWA’s Director of Engineering Charles Les...

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BWA fixing burst mains in Christ Church and St Michael

BWA fixing burst mains in Christ Church and St Michael


Crews have been mobilised to repair broken mains in Callender’s, Christ Church and Fairfield Road, St Michael, the Barbados Water Authority said on Monday. The BWA a burst on an eight-inch main in Callender’s was impacting residents in Southern He...

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Biden enlists retailers to fix cargo bottlenecks threatening holiday sales

Biden enlists retailers to fix cargo bottlenecks threatening holiday sales


Washington, D.C. – United States president Joe Biden urged the private sector to help ease supply chain blockages that are threatening to disrupt the American holiday season. Biden said on Wednesday the White House planned a nationwide overhaul of...

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Off The Post 5: FIFA rankings and Champions League fixtures

Off The Post 5: FIFA rankings and Champions League fixtures


This week, Renaldo Pee Wee Gilkes and host Nick Maitland discuss the FIFA rankings. Maitland also shares his thoughts on the Champions League Fixtures.   https://episodes.castos.com/609d4bef65e6f6-35583125/Nick-Maitland-Off-The-Post-Epi...

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Temporary fix for water-starved districts

Temporary fix for water-starved districts


The Mia Mottley administration is instituting several temporary measures to alleviate the “heightened and unusual demand for water” brought about by need to clean the volcano ash as well as that for general use. Prime Minister Mottley announced on...

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Call to fix health care model

Call to fix health care model


Opposition Leader Bishop Joseph Atherley says Barbados’ current financing model for public health care is unsustainable and needs fixing. He said so as Minister of Health and Wellness Jeffrey Bostic said Cabinet was reviewing a study on the same i...

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PAHO head: Vaccine not a quick fix for region

PAHO head: Vaccine not a quick fix for region


Washington – The Dominican-born president of the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) says COVID-19 vaccines will not be an easy, quick fix for the Americas, including the Caribbean. The COVID-19 pandemic that began in 2020 “is undoubtedly the ...