Tuesday, 30 September 2014 18:19

LIME in the red

2014-0930-bb-dn-limeBRIDGETOWN -- Cable & Wireless (Barbados) Limited’s persistently healthy profits have buckled under the weight of a $103 million “major restructuring” programme that included the departure of more than half of its employees.

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 18:04

Give us our money

2014-0930-bb-dn-Transportboard workersFormer employees of the Transport Board listening to Lisa Marshall (second right) as she spoke about her financial woes. (Picture by Nigel Browne)BRIDGETOWN -- After giving years of service to the Transport Board, a number of former workers are complaining they are now being “treated like dogs”.

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 18:11

Fire Safety Awareness Week 2014

ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- As part of activities to mark Fire Safety Awareness Week 2014, schools, businesses and the public are invited to make appointments with Virgin Islands Fire and Rescue Service for lectures on child car seat installation, fire suppression training and fire drills to test emergency evacuation plans.

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts (SKNIS) -- A four member team delegation, including Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon. Patrice Nisbett,  is presently representing the Federation at the 69th Session of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly, which opened on (Tuesday 16) September, 2014 at the UN Headquarters in New York, U.S.A.

HAVANA (IPS) -- Mientras busca nuevas fórmulas de sobrevivencia, la Escuela Internacional de Cine y Televisión (EICTV) continúa desarrollándose sobre la base de la idea fundacional de formar a creadores del audiovisual para incorporarse al esfuerzo por el rescate de las culturas autóctonas, sobre todo de la región latinoamericana.

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 17:58

Tight-lipped

2014-0930-bb-dn-Grazette Primary ProblemA WORKER from the Ministry of Education loading computers and other electrical items as well as files onto a truck at Grazettes Primary yesterday. (Picture by Reco Moore)BRIDGETOWN -- A Hive of activity surrounded Grazettes Primary School yesterday as it continues to be under scrutiny for environmental reasons.

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 17:57

Raúl Milián En Su Pequeño Espacio

HAVANA (IPS) -- Espacio mínimo es el título de la muestra del artista Raúl Milián (La Habana, 1914-1984) que el Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes ha ofrecido con motivo del centenario del natalicio de este enigmático creador.

WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A. (VOA) -- Patizan prezidan Jean Bertrand Aristide manifeste madi 30 septanm 2014 la pou make 23èm anivèsè kou deta ki te kapote l sou pouvwa an 1991 kèk jou apre li te sot pran lapawòl nan Asanble Jeneral Nasyonzini an.

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 17:52

Remove murder from ‘bail list’

2014-0930-bb-dn-Michael Lashley headMinister of Transport and Works Michael Lashley.BRIDGETOWN -- With an increase ​in gun crime resulting ​in the death of a number of victims, a Government minister is calling for ​a re-examination of the Bail Act with a view to removing murder from the schedule of offences that are bailable.

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 17:49

Cruise Line Eyes Bigger Slice Of The Pie

GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman (CNS) -- Royal Caribbean’s ‘Double-Double Program’, a new three-year profitability initiative that aims to double earnings per share and increase the company’s return on capital to double-digits by 2017, may have a negative impact on cruise ports, including Grand Cayman, according to a Canadian academic who researches the cruise industry.

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