Category: Business

Digicel, BlackBerry strike deal for show

Digicel and BlackBerry have teamed up to give Barbadians the deal of the year ahead of the much anticipated Digicel sponsored, Hennessy Artistry Show scheduled for Saturday, December 1, at the Kensington Oval. Digicel customers can get a Free Blackberry 9300 handset and Hennessy Artistry ticket with the activation of a Digi Talk 250 or […]

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Porter takes charge

Scotiabank this week announced the appointment of Brian Porter as president, effective November 1. Rick Waugh continues in his role as Chief Executive Officer. Porter was previously group head of International Banking, and oversaw all of the bank’s personal, small business and commercial banking operations in more than 55 countries outside of Canada. He was […]

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Sandy's long term impact

We often think about the impact of a hurricane should we be hit by one, but we somehow tend to overlook what impact we could have should one hit in one of our major source markets. Earlier this week Hurricane Sandy hit the northeast cost of the United States. Although we were not physically impacted […]

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Harris Paints donate to park

Some St. James residents will shortly be able to enjoy a newly repainted play park

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Thumbs up

The Barbados-based CARICOM Development Fund is pleased with the pace and quality of work on the new EC$240 million Argyle International Airport in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Chief Executive Officer, Lorne McDonnough, accompanied by his Director of Regional Development, Lennox Forte, gave the project thumbs up during a recent visit to the 175-acre site, […]

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Helping women gain skills

A project that is equipping unemployed and underemployed women with the practical skills they need to earn more income and become self-employed has the potential to transform the socio-economic landscape for households headed by women. This is the view of Marketing Manager of United Insurance Company Limited, Sharron Alleyne-Elcock, as the company recently contributed $5,000 […]

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Designer making his mark

The Caribbean Export Development Agency in partnership with the European Union enabled a selection of exceptional Caribbean designers to present their collections at Dominicana Moda 2012, the Dominican Republic’s fashion week. Designers from Barbados, Antigua & Barbuda, Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica and Haiti ignited the show with their creative designs and runway flair. Menswear designer […]

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Digicel helps parents

Parents get a great boost thanks to Digicel.

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New role for Chee-A-Tow

After five years at the helm of BCL (Barbados) Ltd & Beverages Caribbean Inc., Ray Chee-A-Tow has taken up a new role.

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Seniors treated to concert

THE St. Lucy District Hospital recently celebrated Senior Citizen Week with a Gospel Concert sponsored by Arawak Cement Company Ltd.

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Passion for pink

Bank staff volunteer for breast screening initiative

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Big thank you to staff

This week I received many calls from friends and industry colleagues congratulating us at Divi Southwinds the our achievement of our Hospitality Assured Certification. I would like to express my thanks for your kind words and support. I also want to

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Digicel backing breast cancer fight

Digicel (Barbados) Limited recently showed its concern for the health of its staff in addition to continuing its support for the fight against breast cancer by facilitating free breast screening for all of its employees. Last week management solicited the services of the Barbados Cancer Society and its Breast Screening Programme’s Mobile Breast Clinic, which […]

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BL&P committed to education

As Barbados celebrates Education month, The Barbados Light & Power Company is exhibiting its commitment to education, staff and families. Ian Hunte, Shift Charge Supervisor in the Generation Department was recently presented with the inaugural Emera/Barbados Light & Power Scholarship on behalf of his daughter Zoe Hunte. The scholarship, which was offered in association with […]

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Bim perfect for training

Island has potential to be hub for financial services education
Barbados is being positioned as a regional training hub within the financial services sector.
The island’s potential for providing international training and education services was u

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Push for Europe

Seminar for local exporters looking to tap into European market

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Car expo tomorrow

Tomorrow, October 13, at the Garfield Sobers Gymnasium from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Signia Financial Group will hold its annual Used Car Expo. This year’s event will again be held in partnership with United Insurance and showcase the products of several top used car dealers all in one convenient location. In addition to great […]

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