Duchess Wowed By Barbados' Remarkable Women
Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Cornwall poses with the Founder of Women of the World (WOW), Jude Kelly (front row, fourth right) and outstanding Barbadian women who attended the Women of the World Think-In at Ilaro Court including Dame Mazie Barker Welch (front row, second left), Ambassador-at-Large, Dame Billie Miller (front row, third left) and centenarian, Dame Avis Carrington (front row, third right). (Photo: T. King/Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
Lionel Richie Is Prince's Trust New Ambassador
New Global Ambassador for the Prince’s Trust International, Lionel Richie in discussion with HRH The Prince of Wales at yesterday’s reception at the Coral Reef Club Hotel. (BGIS)
BIDC Leads Trade Mission To St. Lucia
Nine Barbadian companies are currently on a trade mission to St. Lucia, which is being led by the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC).
PM Signs Condolence Book For New Zealand
Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley signing the Condolence Book at Government Headquarters, for the Government and people of New Zealand, following the mass shooting at two mosques there. (C.Pitt/BGIS)
Barbados Completes Renewable Energy Project
Minister of Energy and Water Resources, Wilfred Abrahams (centre); Ambassador of the UAE to Cuba, Jamaica, Haiti and Representative of the UAE in the Association of Caribbean States, Bader Al-Matrooshi (right); and Ambassador of France to Barbados, Philippe Ardanaz (left) in discussion while in the background is the UAE/BWA solar photovoltaic project at Bowmanston pumping station in St. John. (S.Forde/BGIS)
Royals Attend Church Service
The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall at a church service at The Cathedral Church of Saint Michael and All Angels this morning. (BGIS)
More Investment Flowing In For Barbados
From left to right: Chairman of Sagicor Financial Corporation Ltd, Stephen McNamara; Group Chief Operating Officer at Sagicor Life Inc., Barbados, Rambarran; Minister of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce, Dwight Sutherland; Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley and Executive Vice President and General Manager of Sagicor Life Inc., Barbados Operations, Edward Clarke symbolically turning the sod at the launch of The Estates at St.George. (GP)
Accelerate 20/20 To Build Export Companies
The Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC) will launch an initiative called Accelerate 20/20, which is aimed at building high growth, high-value export companies over the next two years.
Husbands: CARICHAM A Strong Lobby Group
Minister in the Ministry of Foreign Trade, Sandra Husbands addressing the launch of the CARICHAM, a group comprising regional Chambers of Commerce at the Accra Beach Hotel and Spa yesterday. (RM/GP)
Prime Minister Attending Meetings Overseas
Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley will attend several important meetings in Canada and the United States of America this week.