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C&W profits up

Cable and Wireless Communications (CWC), the London-headquartered telecommunications company which is a longstanding service provider in the Caribbean, today reported US$90 million in revenues and a four per cent increase in profits from its Barbados business during the first six months of the current financial year started last April. “Our profits are slightly up by four per cent or US$33 ...

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Greenidge concludes trip to deepen ties with Barbados – Stabroek News

Jamaica ObserverGreenidge concludes trip to deepen ties with BarbadosStabroek NewsA Guyanese delegation headed by Minister of Foreign Affairs Carl Greenidge recently concluded a series of meetings in Barbados to deepen relations between the two countri...

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BFPA against raising the legal age of consent

A recent suggestion by an opposition politician in St Vincent and the Grenadines that the age of consent should be raised from 16 to 18 to curb the incidence of violence against girls and young women has prompted calls from the Barbados Family Planning Association (BFPA) for a comprehensive education programme to allow teenagers to make informed decisions on consensual ...

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BFPA against raising the legal age of consent

A recent suggestion by an opposition politician in St Vincent and the Grenadines that the age of consent should be raised from 16 to 18 to curb the incidence of violence against girls and young women has prompted calls from the Barbados Family Planning Association (BFPA) for a comprehensive education programme to allow teenagers to make informed decisions on consensual ...

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Too much drinking and driving, laments senior cop – Barbados Today


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Too much drinking and driving, laments senior cop
Barbados Today
A senior officer of the Royal Barbados Police Force (RBPF) says drunk driving and speeding are possible factors behind some accidents on the island's roads. Assistant Superintendent Ronald Stanford's comments came during the launch of the Junior Road ...

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Too much drinking and driving, laments senior cop

A senior officer of the Royal Barbados Police Force (RBPF) says drunk driving and speeding are possible factors behind some accidents on the island’s roads. Assistant Superintendent Ronald Stanford’s comments came during the launch of the Junior Road Rangers Scheme by the Barbados Road Safety Association yesterday. The launch took place against the backdrop of six fatalities in motor vehicle ...

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Too much drinking and driving, laments senior cop

A senior officer of the Royal Barbados Police Force (RBPF) says drunk driving and speeding are possible factors behind some accidents on the island’s roads. Assistant Superintendent Ronald Stanford’s comments came during the launch of the Junior Road Rangers Scheme by the Barbados Road Safety Association yesterday. The launch took place against the backdrop of six fatalities in motor vehicle ...

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Buried together

A gravedigger at Bushy Park Cemetery was today finishing the last of three graves where crash victims Shakira and Shameka Shepherd and Waveney Johnson will be laid to rest next Tuesday. From left, Shakira Shepherd, Waveney Johnson and Shameka Shepherd. Relatives of three of the four young women who died in the October 25 road accident believe the girls were ...

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Buried together

A gravedigger at Bushy Park Cemetery was today finishing the last of three graves where crash victims Shakira and Shameka Shepherd and Waveney Johnson will be laid to rest next Tuesday. From left, Shakira Shepherd, Waveney Johnson and Shameka Shepherd. Relatives of three of the four young women who died in the October 25 road accident believe the girls were ...

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Mottley: Govt doesn’t care about UCAL

Opposition leader Mia Mottley has accused the Freundel Stuart administration of paying “political lip service” to the United Commercial Auto Workers Limited whose staff have not been paid in at least two weeks. Addressing the Christ Church East branch of the Barbados Labour Party (BLP) last night following the nomination of Wilfred Abrahams as the party’s candidate in the next ...

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