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Labour Ministry To Host Entrepreneurship Webinar

Labour Ministry To Host Entrepreneurship Webinar

(Stock Photo) The Ministry of Labour and Social Partnership Relations, in collaboration with the International Labour Organization (ILO), invites persons interested in starting their own business to register for a webinar this week which focuses on entrepreneurship....

CARICOM Complaints Form Now Available

CARICOM Complaints Form Now Available

(Stock Photo) CARICOM nationals who believe that they may have been hindered from accessing the rights afforded to them through the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME), now have a mechanism by which their concerns may be addressed. It comes in the form of a...

Wanted: Qualified Electricians & Electrical Installers

Wanted: Qualified Electricians & Electrical Installers

(Stock Photo) Qualified electricians and electrical Installers are being invited to register with the Barbados Employment and Career Counselling Service (BECCS) at the Warrens Office Complex, Warrens, St Michael.  Such persons may send their résumé to the BECCS...

Fogging Schedule For October 19 – 23

Fogging Schedule For October 19 – 23

(Stock Photo) The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health and Wellness continues its fogging exercise next week in Christ Church, St. Thomas and St. Michael. On Monday, October 19, areas to be fogged in Christ Church are Balmoral Gap, Marine Gardens, Queens Way,...

Sensitisation Event For New pickUP App

Sensitisation Event For New pickUP App

(Stock Photo) The Ministry of Energy, Small Business and Entrepreneurship, is inviting all registered taxi drivers to a sensitisation event on the soon to be launched Pick-Up Passenger App and the Pick Up Driver App. The event will be held next Friday, October 23, at...

Contact Information For COVID-19 Monitoring Unit

Contact Information For COVID-19 Monitoring Unit

(Stock Photo) The COVID-19 Monitoring Unit now has a direct line, and may be reached at 536-3865. In addition, the Head of the Unit, Ronald Chapman, may be contacted at 536-3855. Persons wishing to email the unit may do so at...

Continuous Labour Force Sample Survey Under Way

Continuous Labour Force Sample Survey Under Way

(FP) The Barbados Statistical Service (BSS) is presently conducting another round of its Continuous Labour Force Sample Survey (CLFSS), to capture data for the third quarter of the year.    As a result, Field Officers from the BSS will visit households...

Agriculture Ministry To Donate Food To Two Entities

Agriculture Ministry To Donate Food To Two Entities

(Stock Photo) World Food Day will be celebrated on Friday, October 16, under the theme: Grow, Nourish, Sustain. Together. Our Actions Are Our Future.  However, in observance of the Day, the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security, in collaboration with The Food...

Hike For Wellness October 25

Hike For Wellness October 25

(Stock Photo) The monthly Hike for Wellness, organised by the Ministry of Health and Wellness in collaboration with the National Task Force on Wellness, comes off on Sunday, October 25. Starting at 3:00 p.m. at the Haggatts Factory Yard, St. Andrew, the six-mile hike...

Second Virtual Town Hall On Highway 1 Road Works

Second Virtual Town Hall On Highway 1 Road Works

(Stock Image) The Ministry of Transport, Works and Water Resources will host another virtual town hall meeting to discuss the major road rehabilitation project scheduled for Highway 1, on Monday, October 12, at 7:00 p.m. All residents, businesses, churches and schools...

Webinars On Labour Legislation Available To All

Webinars On Labour Legislation Available To All

(Stock Photo) Members of the public are encouraged to register for any of four upcoming webinars to be hosted by the Labour Department from Tuesday, October 13, to Friday, October 16. The seminars, which will focus on Labour Legislation, are part of the...

Capacity Building Workshop For Third Sector

Capacity Building Workshop For Third Sector

(Stock Photo) The Ministry of Labour and Social Partnership Relations, in collaboration with United Nations Barbados and the Organisation of the Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), will next week host a Capacity Building Workshop for members of civil society...

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