Vision 2020: We Gatherin'

SBDC To Participate In Speightstown Business Fair

SBDC To Participate In Speightstown Business Fair

The Business Fair will be held on Saturday, February 15, on the grounds of the St. Peter Parish Church (pictured), from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (FP) The Small Business Development Centres (SBDC) will participate in the Entrepreneurship Hub at the Business Fair in St....

Road Closures For Speightstown Alive

Road Closures For Speightstown Alive

(Stock Photo) There will be a number of traffic changes to facilitate the hosting of the We Gatherin’ event, Speightstown Alive, effective 10:00 p.m. on Friday, February 14, until midnight on Saturday, February 15. No vehicular traffic will be allowed along Orange...

Small Business Ministry Outreach At We Gatherin’

Small Business Ministry Outreach At We Gatherin’

The Small Business Development Unit of the Ministry of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce started their Straight Talk sessions at the Alexandra School. (S. Medford/BGIS) As part of its contribution to the We Gatherin’ 2020 initiative, the Ministry of Small...

Philanthropy Project Focuses On Maurice Byer Polyclinic

Philanthropy Project Focuses On Maurice Byer Polyclinic

The Maurice Byer Polyclinic in St. Peter (C.Pitt/BGIS) The focus of the We Gatherin’ 2020 Philanthropy Drive has shifted to the Maurice Byer Polyclinic in St. Peter this month with Barbadians being urged to help the public health institution in whatever way they can....

Nominations Invited For St. Thomas & St. Joseph Awards

Nominations Invited For St. Thomas & St. Joseph Awards

(Stock Photo) Barbadians are invited to nominate fellow citizens for the 2020 Pride of Barbados Awards for the parishes of St. Thomas and St. Joseph. Nominees must be persons who, through sacrifice, diligence and dedication to service, have made outstanding...

Competition To Ramp Up Diaspora Registration

Competition To Ramp Up Diaspora Registration

Photo credit: wegatherin.foreign.gov.bb The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade is intensifying its outreach to the diaspora to encourage more second, third, and fourth generation Barbadians to register with the Ministry. Minister in the Ministry of Foreign...

We Gatherin’ Tagline Competition Winners Announced

We Gatherin’ Tagline Competition Winners Announced

We Gatherin' Tagline competition winners Sheena Headley (second from left) and Rashida Rowe (second from right), receiving their award from Marketing and Communications Officer of Republic Bank, Sharon Howell, while Minister in the Ministry of Foreign Trade, Sandra...

Forum On Business

Forum On Business

(Stock Photo) The Ministry of Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Commerce, as part of its remit to promote entrepreneurship within "We Gatherin’ 2020", will host a panel discussion entitled Straight Talk - Open for Business.  It’s a forum where the role of...

Speightstown Task Force To Be Re-Established

Speightstown Task Force To Be Re-Established

Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley makes a point during the Ideas Forum in St. Peter. Also, on stage is Minister of Education, Santia Bradshaw and MP for St. Peter and Minister of Labour, Colin Jordan. (C.Pitt/BGIS) The Speightstown Task Force will be re-established and...

Another Opportunity To Share Ideas With PM Mottley

Another Opportunity To Share Ideas With PM Mottley

Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley chatting with members of the audience at the Ideas Forum in St. Lucy recently. (C.Pitt/BGIS) Within a few days, Barbadians will get another opportunity to share their ideas with Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley on how to move this...

Twelve St. Lucy Residents Receive Awards

Twelve St. Lucy Residents Receive Awards

Minister of Housing, Lands and Rural Development, George Payne (seated left) and Minister in the Ministry of Transport, Works and Maintenance, Peter Phillips (seated right), pose with the 12 recipients of the Pride of Barbados Awards at the Daryll Jordan Secondary...

Ghanaian Delegation Plant Trees At Botanical Garden

Ghanaian Delegation Plant Trees At Botanical Garden

CEO of the Ghana Tourism Authority, Akwasi Agyeman planting a tree at the National Botanical Gardens today while Head of Global Markets, BTMI, Petra Roach and Director of Tourism Development in the Ministry of Tourism, Dr. Kerry Hall, look on. (GP) Barbados has been...

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