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Small Business Association elects new president

Small Business Association elects new president


Neil Corbin is the new president of the Small Business Association (SBA) of Barbados.The owner of the manufacturing firm NPURE Water Filtration Inc. and the service business The Telephone Repair, was elected by an overwhelming majority at the associa...

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Club severing all workers

Club severing all workers


Workers of a 156-room four-star West Coast hotel are facing redundancy as a direct fall-out from the COVID-19 pandemic.Staff of the all-inclusive, adults-only The Club Barbados Resort and Spa, formerly known as Almond Beach Club at Vauxhall, St James...

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Senator Moore for St George North

Senator Moore for St George North


The ruling Barbados Labour Party (BLP) tonight named trade unionist Toni Moore the candidate for the St George North constituency.Moore, who is general secretary of the Barbados Workers’ Union, is the first woman to head that organisation.She will re...

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Mia: Rename Cave Hill Campus after Owen

Mia: Rename Cave Hill Campus after Owen


Government wants the University of the West Indies’ (UWI) Cave Hill Campus to be renamed after former Prime Minister Owen Arthur.Prime Minister Mia Mottley told the House of Assembly on Tuesday morning that her administration approached the Vice Chan...

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Dems and PdP ready for battle

Dems and PdP ready for battle


Opposition Leader Bishop Joseph Atherley says he is not at all surprised by the stepping down of St George North Member of Parliament Gline Clarke, who is vacating the seat he held for 26 years for a diplomatic post in Canada. In fact, the head of th...

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Files put HSBC in spotlight

Files put HSBC in spotlight


London - HSBC allowed fraudsters to transfer millions of dollars around the world even after it had learned of their scam, leaked secret files show.Britain's biggest bank moved the money through its US business to HSBC accounts in Hong Kong in 2013 a...

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Gline stepping down

Gline stepping down


Within 90 days, beginning next month, residents of St George North will go to the polls to elect a new Member of Parliament, as the man who represented the constituency for the last 26 years, Gline Clarke, will step down from the post at the end of t...

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MESSAGE: Small Business Week

MESSAGE: Small Business Week


Minister of Energy, Small Business and Entrepreneurship, Kerrie Symmonds, is urging micro, small and medium enterprises to use this time to make technological changes to their operations.In his message to mark Small Business Week 2020, which is being...

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DLP gearing up for next election

DLP gearing up for next election


The Democratic Labour Party (DLP) is readying itself for the next General Election, and chairman of the St James South branch, Ashton Turney said it will be seen as a viable option. “Once the process has started and we hit the road and start putting ...

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Farley is President of the Senate

Farley is President of the Senate


Senator Reginald Farley was duly elected president of the Senate on Tuesday morning.In a brief session prior to The State Opening of Parliament at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Farley was introduced to the Upper Chamber and welcomed by acting p...