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Barbados receives final batch of 33,600 vaccines from COVAX facility

Barbados received 33,600 doses of COVID19 vaccines from the COVAX Facility. With third shipment, Barbados has received total 100,800 vaccines through COVAX.

Flash flood watch for regions of Barbados

A flash flood watch remains in effect for the island of Barbados. The maximum rainfall accumulations of one to two inches are possible later today morning as - unsettled conditions linger across the nation. 

A man collapses and dies along Mighty Grynner Highway in Barbados

The Police Officials in Barbados has informed that an elderly male pedestrian collapsed and on the spot died along the Mighty Grynner Highway, St Michael. The Police officers noted that the incident took place around 3 pm on Sunday, near the Central Purchasing Building.

Barbados Teachers’ Union want face-to-face classes

The main union of Barbados teachers wants complete face-to-face teaching to return, as they feel that anything less would be to the further loss of the students.

CBI Index crowned Dominica, St Kitts and Nevis as best CBIP offering countries

Dominica and St Kitts-Nevis tops the chart in nine pillars which measures global citizenship programme features and jurisdictional desirability

Barbados issued COVID-19 vaccination schedule till 21 August

The Barbados government has urged the citizens to take their jabs at the COVID-19 vaccine and issued the COVID-19 vaccination schedule till Saturday, August 21, 2021. 

Barbados Women cricket team to represent West Indies at next year’s Commonwealth Games

The Women cricket team of Barbados would be participating as West Indies representative team in next year's Commonwealth Games. The announcement was made by the CWI - Cricket West Indies.

More than 70,000 COVID vaccine doses reaches Barbados from US

The island country of Barbados has received its first tranche of over 70,000 doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine as a donation and part of the United States government to distribute fair vaccines to the needy nations in the difficult times of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Barbados to be first Caribbean island to have Direct flight from Scotland

Barbados is all set to become the first Caribbean island that will have a direct route from Scotland, as Virgin Atlantic launches service from Edinburgh to Bridgetown. This new flight connecting Scotland to Barbados would be operating twice a week, that is, on Wednesday and Sunday.

Barbados: Man shot dead at Horse Hill, St Joseph

A man, expected to be in his early 30s, has been fatally shot dead on Thursday, 12 August 2021, while he was walking down the road. The incident took place at Horse Hill, St Joseph.

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Antigua and Barbuda: 3 workers union starts legally opposing new vaccine mandate policy

The Antigua and Barbuda Public Service Association had filed this lawsuit

Marigot Hospital built by MMCE to become milestone in Dominica healthcare development

MMCE had come up as an organisation that is committed to its work and project assigned

St Kitts and Nevis records 38 new COVID-19 cases

According to the updation, there are 761 people who have quarantined themselves at their residence

Trinidad and Tobago records 285 new COVID-19 cases

470,075 people have been fully vaccinated on the island

PM Gaston Browne handed over 11 renovated homes recipients

These houses have been included in the €5 million-euro project, which focuses on the rebuilding and renovation of the homes