Many Events Planned For BNC 2016

Joy-Ann Gill Top Stories

When the Barbados Network Consultation (BNC), 4th Diaspora Conference is hosted here from July 31 to August 5, attendees will have much to look forward to. Under the theme: One Nation, One Family – Celebrating 50 Years of Independence – Shaping Global Citizens, most events will be held at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre (LESC), Two Mile Hill, St. Michael …

Barbadians In Tampa Coming For Independence

Sharon Austin Top Stories

(FP) It appears that many Barbadians living in Tampa, Florida, will be packing their bags and heading home to celebrate this country’s 50th Anniversary of Independence on November 30 this year. Word of this has come from Prime Minister Freundel Stuart, who participated in the Seventh Annual Spring Gala of the Barbados Association of Tampa Bay, Inc. (BAOTB) over the …

Diaspora Can Help Region Grow

Jamal Weekes Top Stories

Culture Minister, Stephen Lashley being met by President of the Coalition, Tony Alleyne while at centre is Barbados’ Honorary Counsul to Atlanta, Dr. Edward Layne. (GP) A call has been made to the emerging generation of West Indians within the diaspora to continue to accelerate the development of the economies of the Caribbean. It came from Minister of Culture, Stephen …