Dear Friends, Robert headed out on a job over and away a month ago. My current work and new little one are taking all my time. I know it hasn’t been the same ’bout hey since Marcus passed on. We … Continue reading →
Financial Times: Cuban tourism boom to harm rest of Caribbean
What a surprise! The sight of the Stars and Stripes being hoisted over the newly opened US embassy in Cuba last week, was one of the most visible signs yet of the diplomatic rapprochement between the long-term foes. If President … Continue reading →
Barbados Minister of International Business Donville Inniss: Swiss Bank Account for your online porn business?
Revealed for the first time: Donville Inniss Swiss Money Connection An interesting article in yesterday’s Nation Newspaper where Donville Inniss, our Minister of International Business, announced that Barbados is fully on board with the US and international efforts to have … Continue reading →
Black and White Sea Egg Poachers have different court outcomes in Barbados
Editor’s note: This story is unchecked and was submitted anonymously. Take with some salt and decide for yourself! submitted by Steve See the Egg Black and White Sea Egg Poachers Recently two Sea poachers were apprehended somewhere between Martin’s Bay … Continue reading →
ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Barbadian Deandra Dottin will be making a return to international cricket at the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup in Australia from February 21 to March 8.
Dottin was out for eight months...
Trinidad and Tobago stepping up screening at ports
PORT OF SPAIN – The Trinidad and Tobago government Tuesday said that it would be implementing thermal screening at the airports here as the island responded to a call by the Pan American Health Organisation...
Joseph, the movie produced by Barbadian film makers Step By Step Productions (SBS), is opening in 43 cinemas across West Africa this week.
Currently being screened in Barbados and enjoying rave reviews,...
Young people want economic empowerment, but that will not come without some sacrifice.
Trinidad’s Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs Shamfa Cudjoe made this point yesterday in response to youth leaders...
A man was shot while driving through his neighbourhood this morning.
Police reports say around 7:45 a.m., 49-year-old Oererand Anderson Oliver of Green Hill Close, Silver Hill, Christ Church, was in...
BRIDGETOWN – A new study by the UN children’s fund, UNICEF, has found that Barbados ensures that education is funded equally between the richest and poorest households.
The study titled, “Addressing...
Sitting Nevisian Premier offers condolences to Ex-Premier Joseph Parry on the passing of his wife
Within days of serving official notice of his retirement from active politics and as a member of the Opposition in the Nevis Island Assembly, Joseph Parry’s wife Mrs. Myrthlyn Parry passed away on January 06, 2020. “I also take the opportunity to express on behalf of the Cabinet my deepest condolences to him and his […]
Sol Rally Barbados is inscribed on the calendar of the world governing body, the Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), for the first time in 2020 as it becomes a round of the NACAM Championship. The 31st running of the Barbados Rally Club’s (BRC) premier event is scheduled for Friday to Sunday, May 29 to 31, […]
Fatality from shooting by St Alban’s Primary school – now, a child is without his father
The man who was dropping off his son at St Alban’s Primary School on the 16th and was shot, did not survive – the educational facility near Weston closed early as a result. A resident of nearby Crick Hill, St James said they heard between five to seven shots this morning and then the screams […]
SKNLP candidates assigned ministries in shadow cabinet
The eight candidates of the opposition St Kitts-Nevis Labour Party (SKNLP) have been assigned ministries and subject matters in a shadow cabinet released recently. SKNLP National Political Leader and Parliamentary Representative for St Christopher 6, Dr Denzil L Douglas, has the Ministry of Finance and Office of the Prime Minister including Citizenship By Investment, Human […]
Is Barbados being a satellite Nation of PR of China?
CAVEAT This was an anonymous eMail sent via a German re-mailer, at BajanReporter we try to accommodate all perspectives, even those we may disagree with… It is up to Yan Xiusheng or other similar interests to either agree or disagree with these suggestions? Is Barbados Becoming a satellite of China? Today I listened to the […]
Prosperity May Be Restored, With the Right Policy Mix
Thank to assist Amit @caribbeansignal.com– David, blogmaster Source: DelisleWorrell.com As we embark on the third decade of the 21st century, Barbadians look to our economic prospects with a mixture of hope and trepidation. Our hopes are grounded in our economy’s inherent strengths: our highly regarded tourism services, good transport and communications, reliable public services, and our resourceful and well educated
The main reason given for demolishing the structurally sound 6-storey old NIS building, is that it is not compatible with the “sacred ground” of the proposed Clement Payne park. The Government did not properly maintain the building, and several workers got ill. We are told to believe that the building is a reminder of people getting ill, which is not
Delivering consistently good customer service, across the board, has for a long time has been one of the greatest and contentious challenges on Barbados. And even if locals have been conditioned to accepting the many failings, our visitors are starting to rebel, contending whether increasingly high prices, are indeed offering actual value-for-money or justifying the prices charged. While running a
Sometimes Jesus taught His disciples, by contrasting His commandments with those taught by Moses. Hear Jesus. “You have heard that it was said to those of old, ‘You shall not commit adultery.’ But I say to you that whoever looks at a woman to lust for her has already committed adultery with her in his heart. (Matthew 5:27-28) Jesus set
Sweet Sunday Sermon – THE SIGNIFICANCE OF THE NAMES IN GENESIS FIVE
Submitted by Dr. GP Adam Adam’s name means man. As the first man, that seems straight forward enough. Seth Adam’s son was named Seth, which means appointed. Eve said, “For God hath appointed me another seed instead of Abel, whom Cain slew.“ We have no real idea as to why these names were chosen for their children. Often they may have referred
PREDATORY MARKETING and the Vulnerable in Society II
An earlier blog titled PREDATORY MARKETING and the Vulnerable in Society provoked several questions from the BU family. A BU family member (Wonderer) was motivated to to put in some leg work on behalf of the BU household to seek clarification. Unfortunately the effort although appreciate by the blogmaster raised more questions. Today I called the Bank Supervision Division of the
Pompeo calls for unity among Caribbean leaders and the U.S. during regional visit
Wrapping up a four-nation tour Wednesday, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo defended a meeting with a select group of Caribbean foreign ministers in Jamaica, insisting that the United States has no ...
Nyeem Young: the diamond from Barbados' Gold Coast
Nyeem Young spent most of his formative years at his grandparents' house at St James, a parish in Barbados, while his parents worked. After taping up a rubber ball, he would bowl at the garbage can in ...
Want to save money and spend a lot of time at sea? Consider a spring ‘repositioning’ cruise.
In November, Anderson and her husband crossed from Lisbon, Portugal, to the Caribbean. Their Seabourn ship called at the Portuguese island of Madeira, then spent nine days at sea before arriving at ...