Christ Church South Focuses On Older Adults

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Minister of Social Care, Constituency Empowerment, Urban and Rural Development, Christopher Sinckler (left),??at the consultation today.??At right is Minister of Public Works and Transport and the Member of Parliament for Christ Church South, John Boyce. (Image: C. Pitt/BGIS)

Elderly persons who have contributed significantly to the development of our nation, should be treated with respect.

Community Trade Expo

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Residents of St. Philip South are invited to register for the Community Trade Expo which will be held at the Rice’s Playing Field on Saturday, April 24.

Integrated Approach Needed To Reduce Perinatal Mortality

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Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Health, Senator Irene Sandiford-Garner (FP)??

"The interest and commitment to improving the survival chances of mother and child should occupy the attention of the entire health sector."

New Labour Legislation On The Cards

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Minister of Labour, Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo (right), being welcomed to the TVET Council by Senior Technical Officer, Wendy McClean, today. (Image: A. Miller/BGIS)??

The implementation and improvement to pertinent pieces of labour legislation is at the top of the agenda of new Minister of Labour, Dr. Esther Byer Suckoo.

Perinatal Mortality Rates Down

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Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Health, Senator Irene Sandiford-Garner (FP)??

Major reductions in perinatal figures at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) have been attributed to the combined effect of a decline in still births and continued reductions in early neonatal mortality rates.

NCC Lauds Its Contribution To Barbados

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As the National Conservation Commission (NCC) prepares to celebrate its "coming of age", in the next two months, management of the statutory corporation has underscored its contribution to national development.

Carmeta???s Opens At The Airport

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Minister of Agriculture, Sen. Haynesley Benn (centre), being assisted by Executive Director of the Barbados Manufacturers’ Association, Bobbi McKay, and widower of Carmeta Fraser, George Fraser, in cutting the ribbon to officially open??the BADMC’s Airport shop. (Image: C. Pitt/BGIS)??

Encouraging Barbadians to buy local has been the objective of the Barbados Agricultural Development and Marketing Corporation (BADMC) for the last nine years, when the ???Buy Local’ campaign was established.

Senior Citizens Cruise

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The National Assistance Board is inviting persons 50 years and over to a Senior Citizens Cruise on board the MV Harbour Master, on Tuesday, April 20, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.