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Fogging Schedule For January 25 To 29

Fogging Schedule For January 25 To 29

(Stock Photo) The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health and Wellness will continue its mosquito eradication efforts next week, focusing on the parishes of St. Michael and Christ Church. On Monday, January 25, the fogging team will spray Sargeant’s Village,...

Change In Venue For Jan. 26 To Feb. 3 CXC Exams

Change In Venue For Jan. 26 To Feb. 3 CXC Exams

(Stock Photo) The Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training has advised that there is a change in venue for the January 2021 Caribbean Examination Council’s (CXC) examinations scheduled for Tuesday, January 26, to Wednesday, February 3. The...

Resumption Of Services At High Court Registry

Resumption Of Services At High Court Registry

The Supreme Court Complex. (FP) The public is advised that the services provided by the High Court Registry, located on the third floor of the Registration Department, Supreme Court Complex, White Park Road, St. Michael, have resumed. Additionally, the hearing of...

Ministry of Maritime Affairs Closing Early On Monday

Ministry of Maritime Affairs Closing Early On Monday

(Stock Photo) The Ministry of Maritime Affairs and the Blue Economy will close at 2:15 p.m. on Monday, January 25. This early closure is to facilitate scheduled general cleaning of its offices. It will reopen as normal on Tuesday, January 26, from 8:30 a.m. Any...

Holetown Branch Library Reopens

Holetown Branch Library Reopens

(Stock Photo) The Holetown Branch Library is now reopened to the public. The operating hours are Mondays to Fridays, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Meanwhile, the National Library Service’s headquarters at Fairchild Street, The City, will be closed this Saturday, January...

Barbados Prison Service Hotline Starts January 19

Barbados Prison Service Hotline Starts January 19

(Stock Photo) Members of the public who are concerned about their loved ones incarcerated at Her Majesty’s Prison Dodds may call the hotline number 535-7311, from tomorrow, Tuesday, January 19, between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., weekdays.  ...

Marriage Licence Applications By Appointment Only

Marriage Licence Applications By Appointment Only

(Stock Photo) Couples seeking to acquire a marriage licence are advised that they will now be required to make an appointment before visiting the Ministry of Home Affairs, Information and Public Affairs. Appointments may be scheduled by calling 535-7260. This...

Self-Employed Registration Fees Payable By Month End

Self-Employed Registration Fees Payable By Month End

(Stock Photo) Self-employed persons involved in any profession, trade, business or calling set out in the Second Schedule - Part 2 and Third Schedule of the Profession, Trade and Business Registration Act - Cap 373 are reminded that they are required to pay annual...

Urgent Matters & New Charge Sheets At Magistrates’ Courts

Urgent Matters & New Charge Sheets At Magistrates’ Courts

(Stock Photo) Members of the public are advised that all urgent matters and New Charge Sheets are being heard at all Magistrates’ Courts that are operational. However, all other matters at those courts will be adjourned. In addition, the Registrar of the Supreme Court...

BVTB Reopens To Public On January 18

BVTB Reopens To Public On January 18

(Stock Photo) The Barbados Vocational Training Board (BVTB) advises the public that its offices and centres will reopen for business on Monday, January 18. All staff and trainees are asked to report to their respective locations. The BVTB reminds persons that all...

Examination Notice For SJPI Students

Examination Notice For SJPI Students

(Stock Photo) Students of the Samuel Jackman Prescod Institute of Technology (SJPI) are advised that only online examinations will be conducted during the period Monday, January 18, to Friday, January 29. They are therefore encouraged to pay careful attention to their...

Barbados Deposits Instrument Of Ratification

Barbados Deposits Instrument Of Ratification

(Stock Photo) Barbados Deposits Its Instrument of Ratification for the Multilateral BEPS Convention On December 21, 2020, the Government of Barbados deposited its instrument of ratification for the Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures to...

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