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Digicel customers trying to secure spot

With five finalists already chosen, Digicel customers are anxiously trying to secure the remaining spots in the “Crack the Crop-Over Safe” to win the $50,000 in cash. The promotion which is already creating excitement among customers, will run until August 17, and reward weekly winners with BlackBerry 9300 phones and $2,000 in free credit each. […]

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Potential in cultural industries sector

Twenty-two CARIFORUM Cultural Industries firms participated in a European Study Tour organised by Caribbean Export Development Agency and African Caribbean and Pacific Business Climate from July 2 to 11. The tour took the firms to Manchester, Berlin and Paris. “The cultural industries sector has the potential to deliver significant benefits to the region through innovation […]

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Money for diabetes

The St. Patrick’s Heritage and Community Association is helping members of the Barbados Diabetes Association to further their educational programmes. Yesterday morning at the BDA headquarters in Beckles Road, St. Michael, treasurer of the PHCA, Erskine Griffith, presented a cheque of US$1,000 to the association on behalf of their chapter in the United States. Public […]

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Seating for students

Deloitte has supported an initiative to provide additional benches at the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus.

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Big business lunch this week

The BCCI is partnering with the Inter-American Development Bank to host its July Business Luncheon.

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Money swap success

Scotiabank and the Caribbean Development Bank has announced the closure of a US $103 million interest rate cross currency swap transaction.

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Huge potential in cultural industries

Cultural services provide one of the biggest potentials to improving the economies of the Caribbean.

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Banks big in UK

Banks Caribbean Lager Beer and other Bajan brands are gaining increasing recognition in the UK. Minister for Industry, Small Business and Rural Development, Denis Kellman, and Permanent Secretary Ruth Blackman, travelled to London recently to view the increasing kudos for all things Bajan. Also in attendance was a delegation from the Barbados Investment and Development […]

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Chapman Bim's first repat World Skills Americas

Cosmetology student Akeila Chapman is set to be Barbados’ first representative at the upcoming World Skills Americas competition which takes place in Sao Paulo, Brazil this November. Chapman was the Barbados Vocational Training Board’s silver medallist in the hairdressing category of the WorldSkills Barbados Competition coordinated by the TVET Council in March of this year. […]

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'Eggsilarating' for Bim

A Barbadian television show about cooking is attracting growing attention from the local, regional and global culinary community.

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Home expo shaping up

New technological advancements for the home and office will take centre stage when the 2012 Home Expo comes off at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre from September 21 to 23. Under the theme Smart Living, this year’s Home Expo is designed to highlight products and services designed to make living simpler and more convenient for […]

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Bank on breakfast

Children from the northern parishes of Barbados may soon be able to benefit from having a healthy nutritious breakfast on school mornings…

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Digicel all for soca

Digicel, the preferred mobile telecommunications service provider, is again giving its support to one of the major events on the Crop-Over calendar, Soca on de Hill.

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Behind three

Mobile telecommunications company Digicel is again investing heavily in the success of Crop-Over as it continues sponsorship of three big Kadooment bands for this year’s festival.

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Retirement plan lands high seas trip

Planning for retirement has already begun to pay dividends for one lucky lady, who, thanks to Fortress Fund Managers Limited, will soon be embarking on an exciting journey on the high seas. Yvette Thornhill was the winner of Fortress’ latest Registered Retirement Savings Plan promotion, where individuals investing in new or existing RRSP’s were automatically […]

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SOL gives back to community

Employees of SOL Caribbean have embraced the company’s spirit of community involvement by leading their own support efforts in various areas of interest. Recently, Jason King, Group Tax Manager with Sol, took part in the annual graduation ceremony of his alma mater, St. Paul’s Primary School, by presenting Sol branded plaques to each of the […]

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Time to act

No more talk. Its time for action! That was the key message from members of the Barbados Investors and Policyholders Alliance at their most recent meeting at the Anne Johnson Auditorium. The alliance has now instructed its Attorney-at-Law, Tariq Khan, to “invoke pre-action protocols” against the directors of CLICO, the Office of the Supervisor of […]

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