NSRL costs Barbados in doing business report
Barbados TodayNSRL costs Barbados in doing business reportBarbados TodayGovernment's controversial National Social Responsibility Levy (NSRL) has been identified as one of the main reasons for Barbados' steep drop in the World Bank Doing Business 2018 Report, in which the island is ranked 132nd, down from 119th in the ...
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 8:07 pm
Election upset - Barbados Today
Barbados TodayElection upsetBarbados TodayWith both the incumbent Democratic Labour Party (DLP) and the main Opposition Barbados Labour Party (BLP) expressing strong confidence of victory, the UPP has sounded the warning that neither party is likely to walk away with a clear mandate at the ...and more »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 8:07 pm
Economy chocking creativity, says BIDC -
Barbados TodayEconomy chocking creativity, says BIDCBarbados TodayBarbados' less than favourable economic condition is being blamed for low levels of innovation and creativity. A day after Acting Governor of the Central Bank Cleviston Haynes pointed to falling reserves, high government debt and a continued worrying ...and more »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 8:00 pm
UPP not surprised by 'rather dismal'
Barbados TodayUPP not surprised by 'rather dismal' economic performanceBarbados TodayOn the contrary she said, the Freundel Stuart administration has been behaving as if it had the luxury of time on its side, even with the island suffering downgrade after downgrade, which she warned would ultimately limit Barbados' capacity for ...
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 6:46 pm
Stuart: Barbados is a clean, low tax
Nation NewsStuart: Barbados is a clean, low tax jurisdictionNation NewsThe Prime Minister said another area of concern was Barbados being classified as a high middle income country and therefore did not qualify for necessary concessional financing. He stressed, however, that all countries in the Caribbean were vulnerable ...and more »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 4:01 pm
An Elegantly Bajan Barbados
Elegant Hotels offers a unique collection of five luxury hotels beautifully situated along stunning beaches on the west and south coasts of sun-soaked Barbados. With 99% of the on-island staff hailing from Barbados, Elegant Hotels created an exclusive ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 6:46 am
Florida Gov. Rick Scott declares state of
"There are many fallen rocks and trees, and water. It's really chaotic." The Barbados-based Caribbean Disaster and Emergency Management Agency dispatched two helicopters carrying medics and supplies. "The only way into Dominica at this time is via ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 6:30 am
Out and About: Weekend Picks
Black Cat (1811 14th Street NW) 9 p.m. $10-15. BARBADOS: Head to the Embassy of Barbados for A Taste of Barbados. Enjoy an authentic Bajan meal and be entertained by Crop Over dancers DJ Pumpkin, SPYDA thedj, and DJ Baje Man. Price includes valet parking.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:56 am
JetBlue's Premium Experience Begins Flying
JetBlue Airways’ highly successful Mint experience is now out for sale from Boston's Logan International Airport (BOS) to Barbados (BGI). With JetBlue’s Mint experience, customers travelling from Boston will have a premium travel option, giving ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:28 pm
Jodie Marsh shuns demure bridal style and
Jodie Marsh shunned a traditional wedding gown for a custom made white jumpsuit when she tied the knot with her 'soulmate' James Placido in a secret beach wedding in Barbados. The 36-year-old shocked her fans when she revealed she had tied the knot ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:21 pm