UWI expresses grief and shock at retired senior lecturer’s murder

The faculty of the Cave Hill Campus of the University of the West Indies has expressed deep grief and shock over the news that one of the two bodies found in St. Lucy recently was a former colleague. Sources tell Starcom Network News that the deceased is believed to be 68-year-old American Dr Sarah Sutrina, […]


Effective February 4, 2019 the Barbados Tourism Marketing Incorporated (BTMI) and the Barbados Tourism Product Authority (BTPA) will be one organisation. Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley had announced last June during the mini-budget speech, that the two organisations would be moving to a public-private partnership, a decision subsequently ratified by the cabinet. A statement this […]

The SSA gets the first two of a new batch of garbage trucks from agents, Simpson Motors.

Environment Minister Trevor Prescod and Sanitation Service Authority officials today officially took delivery of the first two of a new batch of garbage trucks. Speaking as representatives of the truck agents, Simpson Motors handed over the vehicles this morning, Mr Prescod explained the staggered approach to fleet replacement. Environment Minister, Trevor Prescod. The Sanitation Service […]