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Royalton Comments Must Be Sent By May 27

Royalton Comments Must Be Sent By May 27

(Stock Photo) Persons submitting comments on the proposed development of Royalton Barbados Resort at the Discovery Bay site in Holetown, St. James, are reminded that they must be in by next Wednesday, May 27. The comments may be emailed to planningunit@pmo.gov.bb, or...

Take The ‘Let’s Talk Energy’ Online Survey

Take The ‘Let’s Talk Energy’ Online Survey

(Stock Photo) The public is invited to participate in the Public Sector Smart Energy Programme’s (PSSEP) Let’s Talk Energy online survey. The programme, which is being executed under the Ministry of Energy and Water Resources, is financed by a loan from the...

Additional Changes To CAIPO’s Operations

Additional Changes To CAIPO’s Operations

A drop box facility has been placed in the foyer on the Ground Floor of Baobab Tower (pictured) to facilitate the submission of applications and correspondence for CAIPO. (FP) The Corporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office (CAIPO) has implemented some...

Closure Of Eagle Hall Post Office

Closure Of Eagle Hall Post Office

The Eagle Hall Post Office. (FP) The Eagle Hall Post Office was closed today, and will remain closed tomorrow, Wednesday, May 20. Normal business will resume on Thursday, May 21, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. The Postmaster General has apologized for any inconvenience...

Interruption In NPC Service In St. Philip

Interruption In NPC Service In St. Philip

(Stock Photo) The National Petroleum Corporation (NPC) has advised that there has been an interruption in its service to a few St. Philip districts, as a result of damage to a gas line by a third party. Those districts are:  Four Roads, Lower Kirtons and Nursery....

Labour Department Available To Answer Queries

Labour Department Available To Answer Queries

(Stock Image) Employers and employees seeking to have concerns addressed with respect to Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) as well as Industrial Relations (IR) should continue to contact the Labour Department. The Ministry of Labour and Social Partnership Relations...

Edgar Cochrane Closing Early May 20

Edgar Cochrane Closing Early May 20

(Stock Photo) The Edgar Cochrane Polyclinic, located in Wildey, St. Michael, will close at noon tomorrow, Wednesday, May 20, to allow staff to attend the funeral service of a colleague. The Ministry of Health and Wellness extends condolences to the family, friends and...

Normal Working Hours At National Insurance Office

Normal Working Hours At National Insurance Office

The National Insurance Department. (FP) The National Insurance Office (NIO) will conduct business between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., weekdays. Cashier points will close at 2:00 p.m. Services will be provided by the Accounts Department, Collections and the Front Desk of...

Register For Free Virtual Medicinal Cannabis Forum

Register For Free Virtual Medicinal Cannabis Forum

(Stock Photo) The Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security’s Cannabis Unit will host an online medicinal cannabis cultivation consultation, on Friday, May 22, beginning at 2:00 p.m. Cultivation expert and master grower, Shlomo BookLin, will be the featured speaker. ...

Regular Hours At Licensing Authority From May 18

Regular Hours At Licensing Authority From May 18

(Stock Photo) The Barbados Licensing Authority will revert to its regular hours of 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., from Monday, May 18. The services being offered are: the renewal of drivers’ licences, where no new photograph is required; weighing of vehicles; and vehicle...

Mental Health Clinics Back At Randal Phillips

Mental Health Clinics Back At Randal Phillips

(Stock Photo) The public is advised that the Community Mental Health Clinics at Randal Phillips Polyclinic at Oistins, Christ Church, will resume operations from that location on Monday, May 18. The clinics were temporarily operating from the Psychiatric Hospital, due...

Send Comments To Prime Minister’s Office Planning Unit

Send Comments To Prime Minister’s Office Planning Unit

(Stock Photo) Members of the public are reminded that they may submit comments on the proposed development of Royalton Barbados Resort at the Discovery Bay site in Holetown, St. James, to the Prime Minister’s Office Planning Unit, by Wednesday, May 27.  The...

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