The Ministry of Transport and Works advises that a crew will be repairing the sidewalk to the south side of Parliament Buildings, Bridgetown tomorrow Saturday October 6 and on Sunday October 7 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. Road users are advised to proceed with caution in the area of the works. […]
by Kimberley Cummins The Animal Control Unit’s efforts to educate Barbadians on the proper ways of treating animals seem to be working however there is still much more to be done. This admission was made this afternoon by Animal Control Officer, Curtis Thompson as Barbados, for the first time recognised World Animal Day. Speaking with […]
Senior Education Officer in the Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development, Gertude Welch, believes that the existence of competent leadership at all levels of the educational sector is an imperative that must be ensured. She expressed this view earlier today while addressing the Third Annual Professionals Principals’ Conference at the Accra Beach Hotel and […]
Barbados has recorded another death as a result of leptospirosis with co-infection from dengue. Senior Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Karen Springer, said that an adult who had contracted leptospirosis died this week. The Senior Medical Officer urged the public to be extremely careful at this time since there has been a rise in dengue […]
President of the Inter-American Development Bank, Luis Alberto Moreno, has praised the marketing efforts of Barbados that resulted in the successful hosting of the just concluded Foromic 2012 conference. He expressed these sentiments during a courtesy call on Prime Minister Freundel Stuart at Ilaro Court recently. Moreno, accompanied by a team from the IDB, […]
For there to be any kind of public/private sector partnership in the provision of school meals services, it cannot be a profit-making venture.
Minister of Education Ronald Jones made this announcement earlier today moments after planting two custard