July 7, 2022

Cayman Minister Bryan to attend upcoming IRF Conference in Barbados

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George Town, Cayman Islands (31st May 2022); A delegation of transport officials led by Hon. Kenneth Bryan, Minister for Tourism and Transport, are attending the 10th Annual International Roads Federation (IRF) Caribbean Regional Congress in Bridgetown, Barbados, from 7th to 10th June.  The delegation includes Chief Officer of the Ministry of Tourism and Transport, Stran […]

QUOTABLE CARIBBEAN – MARCH 29, 2022

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Prime Minister Mia MottleyCredit: Barbados Government Information Service If we are to produce global citizens with Bajan roots, we must open our hearts and open our doors. And it is against that backdrop that we took the decision to establish an Embassy here in Abu Dhabi, which will formally open tomorrow (Sunday, March 27). I […]

Barbados to host Caribbean Nations Security Conference 2022

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By Nelson A. King From Caribbean Life The United States Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) said on Tuesday that it will jointly host with the Barbados Defense Force, the Caribbean Nations Security Conference 2022 (CANSEC 22) from April 5-7, 2022 at the Hilton Barbados Resort. The Miami-based SOUTHCOM is one of 11 unified Combatant Commands (COCOMs) in the […]

MPE CARIBBEAN REPORT – MARCH 24, 2022

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As the massive Expo 2020 Dubai comes to a close over the next several days, Barbados is raising the ante as the small island nation promotes its accomplishments – from innovation to transformation throughout the decades. MPE’s Abdul Wahid is on the ground and shares this report after visiting the Barbados Pavilion at the weekend. […]

CIBC FirstCarribean launches online financial ‘coach’ 

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MX-poweredtool will provide data enhancement and insights to help clients better manage and improve their finances  Bridgetown, Barbados, 28 February 2022 – Consider it your personal financial coach available at your fingertips and on call 24/7.  CIBC FirstCaribbean has launched its newest financial tool, CIBC FirstCaribbean 1st Insights, to help clients better manage and improve […]

Renowned Caribbean Art Fair returns with top contemporary artists and a spotlight on NFTs

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CaribPR Wire, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Fri. Feb. 18, 2022: The popular annual Caribbean Fine Art Fair, (CaFA), now in its 12th year, returns virtually and in person to Barbados this March, with a spotlight on the works of over 40 Caribbean contemporary artists and a focus also on the hot topic of NFTs. Art fans from across the world […]

CAFE EUROPA

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Media release Courtesy of the Embassy of France to the OECS and Barbados By Mrs Hilda Henri Attaché de presse, Embassy of France to the OECS and Barbados and Anthonia LARICHERE-PASCAL Assistant of the Cultural and Cooperation Department, Embassy of France to the OECS and Barbados Tuesday, February 1, 2022 — As part of the French presidency […]

Chairman of the OECS Authority extends congratulations to Hon. Mia Mottley on Re-election as Prime Minister of Barbados

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Friday, January 21, 2022 — STATEMENT BY CHAIRMAN OF THE OECS AUTHORITY PRIME MINISTER, DR. THE RIGHT HONOURABLE KEITH MITCHELL ON THE RE-ELECTION OF BARBADOS’ PRIME MINISTER. HON. MIA MOTTLEY On behalf of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Authority, I extend hearty congratulations to Barbados’ Prime Minister, Honourable Mia Motley on her re-election for […]

Caribbean Airlines increases flights between Trinidad and Barbados

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Port-of-Spain December 15, 2021.  From December 17, Caribbean Airlines will offer increased flights between Trinidad and Barbados.  The additional services will see flights operating to/from Barbados on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. The schedule is conveniently timed to facilitate regional connections throughout the airline’s network, as well as international connections to the United Kingdom and […]

Barbados declares Rihanna a national hero

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By Nelson A. King From Caribbean Life After ditching Queen Elizabeth II as head of state, Barbados on Monday declared its global superstar Rihanna a national hero. After 55 years, Barbados has officially severed ties with Queen Elizabeth II — and one of its first actions as the world’s newest republic was to honor global […]