Barbados is still one of the greatest small island developing states in the world, and is a leader in the region.
His Excellency the Governor-General, Sir Elliott Fitzroy Belgrave, G.C.M.G., K.A., has consented to the announcement of National Honours on the occasion of the Forty-seventh Anniversary of the Independence of Barbados.
Message from The Hon. Freundel J. Stuart, Q.C., M.P., Prime Minister of Barbados on??the 47th Anniversary Of Independence, November 30, 2013.
The Ministry of Health???s Vector Control Unit will continue its eradication campaign against the Aedes aegypti mosquito when it carries out fogging operations in five parishes next week.
There has been a recent outcry in the public domain relative to the issue of unkempt vacant lots across the country. In the Ministry of The Environment, we have received several complaints from residents across Barbados about this matter. It is affecting all types of neighbourhoods across the country.
Environmental Health Officers who work with the Ministry of Health???s Fogging Programme have been coming under attack from residents in some districts.
The Environmental Health Department of the Ministry of Health has issued a checklist for householders and institutions to aid in the national effort to search out and destroy the Aedes aegypti mosquito.
In an effort to better assist with the development of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC) will be giving $1 million to FundAccess.
BGIS notices for Thursday, November 28, 2013.
Barbados is more self-sufficient in food production than many people may know.