Are You Up For The Blue Flame Challenge?

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Blue Flame Challenge is on and once again the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC) is seeking individuals who are solutions-oriented. One of the signature segments of the BIDC’s Innovate Barbados Conference, the Blue Flame Challenge will this year put three challenges up for examination and resolution. Interested candidates have until month-end to apply as an individual or a …

BIDC Support For Three Films At BMEX 2018

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Three local films have received the support of the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC) and will be showcased to the general public this weekend during BMEX 2018, at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre (LESC), Two Mile Hill, St. Michael. The trio Unusual Suspects, Panama Dreams and Once Upon A Time in Ichirouganaim are all part of the BIDC’s Bimflix …

BIDC Clients Part Of BMEX 2018

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Companies sponsored and supported by the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC) will be participating in this year’s BMEX through a number of initiatives reflecting the theme for BMEX 2018: “Bajan… Fuh Real!” BMEX comes off at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre from Friday, May 18, to Monday, May 21. Using the sub-theme: Barbados to the World, BIDC will seek …

BIDC To Host Buyers Brunch

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Barbados Investment and Development Corporation’s (BIDC) annual Buyer’s Programme Brunch will be held this Thursday, May 17, at Bagnall’s Point Gallery, Pelican Centre, from 9:30 a.m. Ten regional and international buyers are expected to be in attendance this year. They include representatives from the Cayman Islands, British Virgin Islands, Jamaica, Antigua, Martinique, Suriname and the United Kingdom. At the …

China Learns About Doing Business In Barbados

Joy-Ann Gill Top Stories

China is welcome to do business on the island! This was the clear message sent recently by Acting Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Invest Barbados, Sandra Payne to a visiting delegation of Chinese Government and business officials attending a seminar and networking session, hosted by the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC). The event was held at Bagnall’s Point Gallery, …

Barbadians Keen On Doing Business In China

Joy-Ann Gill Top Stories

Barbados’ presence in China has augured well for the island. This was emphasised yesterday by Director of Export at the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC), Marina Taitt as she addressed a seminar and networking session, planned by her organisation for a visiting delegation of Chinese Government and business officials, at the Bagnall’s Point Gallery, Pelican Centre, Bridgetown. Acknowledging that …

BIDC/BCIDA Lighting Workshop April 21

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Lighting will be the focus of the final workshop being hosted by the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC), in collaboration with the Barbados Cultural Industries Development Authority (BCIDA) and the Barbados Film Commission. It will be conducted on Saturday, April 21, and Sunday, April 22, at #2 Harbour Industrial Estate, Bridgetown, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. each day. …

Networking Session For Chinese Delegation

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

A half-day seminar and networking session has been organised by the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC) for a visiting group of government and high net-worth business officials from China, next week. It will be held at the Bagnall’s Point Gallery, Pelican Centre, Bridgetown, on Monday, April 16, from 9:00 a.m. The Chinese delegation, which will be led by Chairman …

BIDC/BCIDA Audio Workshop April 14 & 15

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Technicians who are keen on improving their audio production skills are invited to participate in a workshop to be conducted this weekend. The event which takes place on Saturday, April 14 and Sunday, April 15, will be held at #2 Harbour Industrial Estate, Bridgetown from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. daily. A collaborative effort of the Barbados Investment and Development …

Apply For BIDC’s Export Readiness Programme

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Persons interested in participating in the Export Readiness Programme (ERP) 2018, can now apply. The programme, which falls under the aegis of the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC), is geared towards manufacturers and service providers and runs from April 24 to August 9. It is designed to empower high potential export companies with the knowledge, skills and capabilities to …