Barbados Press Releases

Anti-Violence Campaign rolling out

The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation will launch a comprehensive anti-violence campaign early next month to address the issue of violence in...

Change In Fuel Prices

Effective midnight Sunday, April 15, the retail prices of gasoline and kerosene decreased while the price of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) increased. The price...

West Indies Cricket revival

CARICOM Leaders Seeking To Revive West Indies Cricket. Regional leaders are determined to do everything possible to revive West Indies cricket, and ways of achieving...

Barbados new petroleum prices

New Petroleum Prices as of midnight, February 4th, 2018. Consumers will pay less for gasoline, and more for diesel, kerosene and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG),...

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Gov’t to Develop Bunkering Industry

Minister of Transport and Mining, Hon. Robert Montague says the government is to aggressively pursue the development of Jamaica’s bunkering industry. This, he said, will...
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Carmen René to hold parents’ meetings

The Carmen René Memorial School has scheduled grade level meetings for parents and guardians of students attending the school. The purpose of the meetings...
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GNDZ-Kidz $1.1 Million dollar Fundraiser

A major medical fundraising project has started in Grenada with the full backing of the island's Health Ministry. The initiative which is aimed at raising...
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Ban on the use of plastic items

Proposed ban on the use of plastic items for cabinet’s consideration. A proposed plan that could affect a ban on the use of plastic items...
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Fuel price – April, 2018

The retail prices of unleaded gasoline, diesel, kerosene, and liquid petroleum gas have all changed. In keeping with changes in international oil prices and government’s...

Min. of Agriculture seeking to preserve local plant species

The Ministry of Agriculture, Food, Fisheries and Water Resource Management is working to conserve the...

Installation Of Barbados’ Eighth Governor-General

This country’s eighth Governor-General will be sworn into office on Monday, January 8, during an...

Cultural Industries Strategy in the works

A new strategy aimed at further building out the cultural industries is in the making. Acting...

Gasoline, diesel, and kerosene prices increase

Effective midnight, Sunday December 3rd, 2017 the retail prices of gasoline, diesel and kerosene will...

Concerns about Fake Items

Concerns about fake items more about respect for creativity. One or two cases involving fake items...

2017 Independence Day Honours List

His Excellency the Acting Governor-General, Sir Philip Marlowe Greaves, Knight of St. Andrew, Queen’s Counsel,...

Barbados Independence Message

Address by Prime Minister, The Rt. Hon Freundel J. Stuart, Q.C., M.P. on the occasion...

Prime Minister presented with Stamp Issues

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart this morning received two framed stamp issues from the Barbados Postal...

CARICOM needs to re-tool

This country’s CARICOM Ambassador, Robert Morris, is suggesting that the regional body needs to re-tool...

Primary Schools 100% Solar Powered

Bayley’s and St. Catherine’s Primary Schools, both in St. Philip, today became the first Government-owned...

Sewage System To Be Upgraded

Major upgrades are on the cards for Barbados’ sewage system. Minister of Agriculture, Food, Fisheries and...

Barbados Water Authority Acquires US$3.5 Million in Funding

The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) has successfully acquired US$3.5 million in grant funding from the...

Canada/Caribbean Farm Labour Programme

50 years of the Canada/Caribbean Farm Labour Programme. For the past five decades, the Seasonal Canadian...

Gender Affairs Head: Both Sexes Matter

Acting Director of the Bureau of Gender Affairs, Patricia Boyce, believes it is time to...

Assistance being given to develop climate-related projects

Those Barbadian businesses and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) that have climate-related projects concept can now get...