Entrepreneurship Fair & Family Expo In St. John

bgis Ministry News

In celebration of Barbados’ 52nd Anniversary of Independence, the St. John Parish Independence Committee will host an Entrepreneurship Fair and Family Expo, on Saturday, December 1, at the Mount Tabor Primary School in St. John from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. There will be a range of products, services and clothing on sale, as well as natural juices and Bajan …

Sutherland To Attend Chinese Expo In Shanghai

Joy-Ann Gill Top Stories

Minister of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce, Dwight Sutherland, will next week join colleague parliamentarians around the globe, at the inaugural China International Import Exposition (CIIE), taking place from November 5 to 10, in Shanghai. Barbados is among 130 countries invited by the People’s Republic of China to participate in the expo and demonstrate, among other things, their trade environment, …

Small Business Minister: Work Hard & Dream Big

Cathy Lashley Top Stories

Persons interested in becoming entrepreneurs have been advised to market their products locally, regionally and internationally. This advice came from Minister of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce, Dwight Sutherland, on Saturday, as he officially opened the “Funding your Dream” Entrepreneurship Expo at The Glebe, St George. Outlining Government’s current structural adjustment programmes and the need to find creative ways to …

St. George Expo At Crystal Gardens

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

In an effort to improve the livelihood of residents in St. George, as well as to widen economic enfranchisement and empower them, the St. George Parish Independence Committee will stage an Entrepreneurship Expo at month-end. The Expo, which is called Funding Your Dream, will be held on Saturday, September 29, under the patronage of Minister of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce, Dwight Sutherland, at Crystal Gardens, …

Agri Expo Postponed But Lecture Still On

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Rural Development Commission’s (RDC) Grow What You Eat Agri Expo scheduled for this Friday, April 20 in Queen’s Park has been postponed. Companies with agricultural products and services or agro-processed products, which had previously expressed interest in participating in the Agri Expo, are asked to contact Public Relations Officer with the RDC, Wendy Burke at 230-4711. Meanwhile, the lecture …

Lodge School To Host Students’ Culinary Expo

Melissa Rollock Ministry News

Sixth-form students of The Lodge School will get to showcase their culinary skills when the school stages a Product Development Expo on Tuesday, March 27, at Emerald City Supermarket, Six Roads, St. Phillip, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The Expo is an opportunity for the students doing the Caribbean Examinations Council’s Food and Nutrition at CAPE level to fulfil …

St. Lucy Open Day & Expo

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

The public is invited to attend the St. Lucy Parish Independence Committee’s ‘Feeding All Ah We’ Open Day and Expo. The event, which is being produced in collaboration with the Barbados Light & Power Company Limited, takes place on Saturday, September 2, at the Light & Power Photovoltaic Solar Farm, Trent St. Lucy, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Patrons …

Public Interacts With Emergency Services

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Ministry News

Members of the public received a rare opportunity to interact with members of Barbados’ emergency services last Saturday, at the Volunteer to Make a Difference Expo in Queen’s Park. Those attending were able to get a first-hand look at what Exercise TRADEWINDS 2017 will be all about when it officially begins next Tuesday, June 6, under the theme: Seamless States …

Volunteer To Make A Difference Expo

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Ministry News

With just over a week to go before the official start of Exercise TRADEWINDS 2017, volunteers and members of the public will have an opportunity to witness first- hand what it will entail. The Volunteer to Make a Difference Expo comes off tomorrow, Saturday, May 27, in Queen’s Park, The City, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. It will showcase …