Grenada gets CDB funding for road project
Nation News

Grenada is to receive a grant of £930 000 from the Barbados-based Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) to prepare a feasibility study and detailed designs for the upgrade of the western road corridor.  ...

Madrid to impose direct rule in Catalonia to quash independence bid
Nation News

MADRID/BARCELONA – The Spanish government will impose direct rule on Catalonia, it said on Saturday, in an unprecedented move that brought thousands of people who voted for independence onto to the streets...

Effectively manage fear of change
Nation News

I often wonder why we fear this thing called change so much. Is it because we view change as an unknown variable that can have an extremely paralysing effect?  Or is it because we believe that the...

Family, friends mourn jogger
Nation News

A fun loving person with a love and a zest for running. That’s how Desmond Rowe, her coach of the past two years, described June Sonia Knight who lost her life in a tragic car accident yesterday. ...

$12m tag
Nation News

It is listed as an attractive three-storey hotel and beach bar facility, but Tropical Escape Hotel at Paynes Bay, St James, like many other tourism properties across the island, has been on the market...

Seven-year-old afraid to go home
Nation News

A woman who put her sister in court last year for mistreating her three children is at her wits end because a niece is now refusing to return home. For two weeks the seven year-old child has been staying...

Success story
Nation News

Find an issue. Create the solution. Collect the pay cheque. And repeat. That was the advice from millennial class valedictorian Zachary Phillips, who delivered the address on behalf of the 2017 graduating...

Going with tourism
Nation News

Banks and other financial institutions in the Caribbean are once again financing tourism projects in the region, even if cautiously. While Barbados is among countries about which banks are more “bullish”,...

‘It’s hard’ finding funds for projects
Nation News

Hotelier Adrian Loveridge says investors looking to get involved in tourism projects in Barbados would have to raise money in non-conventional ways since banks are not lending. Despite a report from...

SJPP renamed after 48 years
Nation News

After 48 years of being known as the Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic, the institution which offers a diverse range of technical and vocational subjects, was renamed Thursday night. It is now called...

Critics urge WHO to reverse choice of Mugabe as goodwill envoy
Nation News

GENEVA/LONDON – The World Health Organization (WHO) should overturn its decision to appoint Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe as a goodwill ambassador, global health leaders said on Saturday, describing...

CDB funds to develop digital toolkit for CAPE environmental science
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — The Barbados-based Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved a grant of more than half a million US dollars to the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) to support the delivery of the...

Youth bodybuilding workshops coming
Nation News

The National Sports Council (NSC) will host four preparation workshops for persons interested in having their children involved in the annual Mr School Boy Bodybuilding and Miss School Girl Body Fitness...

Turkish hunger striker released for remainder of trial
Nation News

ANKARA – A Turkish teacher who has been on hunger strike for months to protest about losing his job in the government’s purge since a failed coup attempt last year, has been released from jail pending...

Branford Taitt Polyclinic closed today
Nation News

The public is asked to note that the Branford Taitt Polyclinic will be closed today, Saturday, October 21, for cleaning. Normal business operations will resume at the Black Rock, St Michael, health...

Bajans making Taekwondo history
Nation News

Taekwondo Barbados (TAB) now boasts the country’s first two certified International Referees (IRs), Ogeji Dottin (4th Dan) and Ken Harewood (2nd Dan). The two IRs successfully completed the Pan Am...

Talma book goes beyond the surf
Nation News

Brian “De Action Man” Talma’s book Brain Smiles Life Sings: The Last Of The Bronze Class will highlight a matter seldom touched in Barbados. The book will include a chapter called Different Rules For...

Browne backs no-vote resolution
Nation News

Apparently one board member also thinks he shouldn’t have a ballot. Not even to vote for himself. Barbados Olympic Association (BOA) director Trevor Browne has sided with the Athletics Association...

‘Positive’ winter season ahead
Nation News

Barbados is open for business. That is the message being sent to people in the United States market, in particular, in the lead up to the 2018 winter season and beyond. Director of the US for the Barbados...

Sewage stench flares up
Nation News

Another sewage flare up on the South Coast left some people living and working in Worthing, Christ Church choking on the foul stench and the overflowing water. Manager Communications and Rapid Response...

Call for ‘food recovery plan’
Nation News

Chief executive officer of the Barbados Agricultural Society, James Paul, is calling on officials, and by extension the Government, to look at instituting a food recovery plan in the event of a disaster....

Equal rights policy
Nation News

Undocumented workers will soon have a safeguard from exploitation. Yesterday, Minister of Labour Senator Dr Esther Byer Suckoo revealed that the Government was moving to protect the rights of documented...

Take heed!
Nation News

The Ministry of Education may be in for a double-pronged attack from the Barbados Secondary Teachers’ Union (BSTU) soon. She did not give any details, but president of the BSTU, Mary Redman, sounded...

St James Central DEO conducting pre-impact assessments
Nation News

Members of the public are asked to note that the St James District Emergency Organisation (DEO) will be conducting a pre-impact assessment of the Batts Rock to Holetown communities, tomorrow, Saturday,...

Earthquake measuring 5.2 rocks Tobago
Jamaica Observer

SCARBOROUGH, Tobago (CMC) – An earthquake, measuring 5.2 hit Tobago on Friday. There were no reports of injuries or damage on the island.The Trinidad-based Seismic Research Centre (SRC) of the University of the West...

Schools bring drama, music
Nation News

TALENT IN SCHOOLS continued to shine bright on Wednesday when the Ministry of Education held its third Lunchtime Concert. This time, the event, which carried the theme Celebrating Quality; Promoting...

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