Students of the Boscobel Primary as they paid tribute to the school in song.

  FOR 125 years Boscobel primary has contributed to the development of Barbados and continues to grow from strength to strength.   Yesterday past and present teachers and students, as well as specially invited guests, joined the congregation... more
Corrie Brewster, Founder & Executive Chairman of Karibs Network Inc., introducing a new search engine in the Caribbean.

Corrie Brewster, Founder & Executive Chairman of Karibs Network Inc., introducing a new search engine in the Caribbean.

“Karibs will become the google of our region.” This was the bold assessment made by Corrie Brewster, Founder & Executive Chairman of Karibs Network Inc. The expanding business has lofty goals of taking the Caribbean and Barbados to the next... more
Executive Director of the Barbados Coalition of Service Industries (BCSI), Graham Clarke (left), presenting Brent Sylvester with his Reflexology certificate.

Executive Director of the Barbados Coalition of Service Industries (BCSI), Graham Clarke (left), presenting Brent Sylvester with his Reflexology certificate.

Be careful that you do not become your greatest obstacle to success. Minister Dr. Kenroy Burke said that unfortunately at times, it is not the other people around you that would hinder you from achieving your dreams, but you yourself, as you... more
(left) General Secretary of the National Union of Public Workers, Roslyn Smith, in conversation with President of the Congress of Trade Unions and Staff Associations of Barbados, Cedric Murrell, yesterday.

(left) General Secretary of the National Union of Public Workers, Roslyn Smith, in conversation with President of the Congress of Trade Unions and Staff Associations of Barbados, Cedric Murrell, yesterday.

General Secretary of the National Union of Public Workers (NUPW), Roslyn Smith, says that trade union will assist with efforts aimed at increasing worker productivity in this country, but will not do so if those efforts infringe on workers’ rights,... more
NSC Chairman, Michael Power, looks on as Michael Matthews (centre) accepts the National Sports Personality Awards on behalf of his daughter, Hayley, from Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth, Stephen Lashley.

NSC Chairman, Michael Power, looks on as Michael Matthews (centre) accepts the National Sports Personality Awards on behalf of his daughter, Hayley, from Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth, Stephen Lashley.

It was a knock of 66 off 45 balls, that helped to bring home the title for the West Indies in the final of the 2016 ICC Women’s World Twenty20. That same performance also played a pivotal role in bringing home the National Sports Personality title... more

Leader of the Opposition Mia Mottley (left) and Member of Parliament for St. James Central, Kerrie Symmonds.

  Leader of the Opposition Mia Mottley is calling on the Prime Minister and Minister of Finance to report to the nation on the “true state of the Barbados economy”.   She made this appeal yesterday during a press conference in the office of... more

Students of the Boscobel Primary as they paid tribute to the school in song.

Corrie Brewster, Founder & Executive Chairman of Karibs Network Inc., introducing a new search engine in the Caribbean.

Corrie Brewster, Founder & Executive Chairman of Karibs Network Inc., introducing a new search engine in the Caribbean.

Executive Director of the Barbados Coalition of Service Industries (BCSI), Graham Clarke (left), presenting Brent Sylvester with his Reflexology certificate.

Executive Director of the Barbados Coalition of Service Industries (BCSI), Graham Clarke (left), presenting Brent Sylvester with his Reflexology certificate.

(left) General Secretary of the National Union of Public Workers, Roslyn Smith, in conversation with President of the Congress of Trade Unions and Staff Associations of Barbados, Cedric Murrell, yesterday.

(left) General Secretary of the National Union of Public Workers, Roslyn Smith, in conversation with President of the Congress of Trade Unions and Staff Associations of Barbados, Cedric Murrell, yesterday.

NSC Chairman, Michael Power, looks on as Michael Matthews (centre) accepts the National Sports Personality Awards on behalf of his daughter, Hayley, from Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth, Stephen Lashley.

NSC Chairman, Michael Power, looks on as Michael Matthews (centre) accepts the National Sports Personality Awards on behalf of his daughter, Hayley, from Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth, Stephen Lashley.

Leader of the Opposition Mia Mottley (left) and Member of Parliament for St. James Central, Kerrie Symmonds.

News Stories

Students of the Boscobel Primary as they paid tribute to the school in song.

 

Executive Director of the Barbados Coalition of Service Industries (BCSI), Graham Clarke (left), presenting Brent Sylvester with his Reflexology certificate.

Executive Director of the Barbados Coalition of Service Industries (BCSI), Graham Clarke (left), presenting Brent Sylvester with his Reflexology certificate.

Be careful that you do not become your greatest obstacle to success.

Business News

Corrie Brewster, Founder & Executive Chairman of Karibs Network Inc., introducing a new search engine in the Caribbean.

Corrie Brewster, Founder & Executive Chairman of Karibs Network Inc., introducing a new search engine in the Caribbean.

“Karibs will become the google of our region.” This was the bold assessment made by Corrie Brewster, Founder & Executive Chairman of Karibs Network Inc.

Sports

NSC Chairman, Michael Power, looks on as Michael Matthews (centre) accepts the National Sports Personality Awards on behalf of his daughter, Hayley, from Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth, Stephen Lashley.

NSC Chairman, Michael Power, looks on as Michael Matthews (centre) accepts the National Sports Personality Awards on behalf of his daughter, Hayley, from Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth, Stephen Lashley.

It was a knock of 66 off 45 balls, that helped to bring home the title for the West Indies in the final of the 2016 ICC Women’s World Twenty20.

Team Coach Ryan Kellman and two of his players show off their new jerseys.

 

From left to right: Paradise Player-coach Jonathan Straker, Sandals Barbados General Manager Fernand Zievinger, Dwayne De Rosario and Tony Rosario with participants.

 

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