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‘Tourist arrivals a new record pace’

‘Tourist arrivals a new record pace’

Barbados is on pace for a second straight record year in long-stay visitor arrivals, according to Minister of Tourism Richard Sealy. Sealy today announced that the island recorded an 8.2 per cent rise in arrivals as at the end of April, when compared to the same period last year, setting it on course to easily […]

Cash block

Cash block

Slot machine operators here are having a cash problem – too much of it and nowhere to deposit it. Attorney General Adriel Brathwaite today disclosed…

QEH cataract initiative to end this month

QEH cataract initiative to end this month

A programme launched in January of this year by the state-run Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) to eliminate the waiting list of patients for cataract surgery,…

Complacency is keeping Barbados back, says UWI executive

Complacency is keeping Barbados back, says UWI executive

The struggles which Barbados currently experiences to diversify its economy and develop new income earners is the result of years of complacency, according to the…

Cause of outbreak at St Philip hospital still unknown

Cause of outbreak at St Philip hospital still unknown

Health authorities here are still trying to find out what caused 30 patients at the St Philip District Hospital to fall ill between May 15…





Archbishop appeals for an end to violence

Archbishop appeals for an end to violence

Archbishop of the West Indies Dr John Holder is appealing to Barbadians not to become a people who…

Schoolgirl arrested in connection with viral video

Schoolgirl arrested in connection with viral video

Police have arrested and charged a 15-year-old schoolgirl with assault occasioning actual bodily harm in relation to an…

‘Low interest rates stifling wealth generation’

‘Low interest rates stifling wealth generation’

Bothered by the low interest rates being offered by commercial banks, Opposition Leader Mia Mottley is challenging insurance…

Missing 13-year-old girl found

Missing 13-year-old girl found

Trenelle Ailani Byer, 13, of Gilkes Road, Hindsbury, St Michael, who was reported missing on Saturday, May 20,…

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