New programmes for youth

Government is spending two and a half million dollars to roll out a number of sports programs across various communities part of efforts in response to growing concern about the number of young people involved in deviance and criminality. And as the estimates debate resumed this morning Minister of Youth and Community Empowerment outlined a […]

Chinese Restaurant Blames Slow Sales On Covid-19

A Chinese restaurant in Barbados is reportedly being shunned by some customers following the coronavirus outbreak in China. Lilian Lin, manager of the Wild East Wuk Chinese restaurant at Sky Mall, describes it as a panic reaction among Bajans.  

Three popular restaurants close doors

Three of this island’s well-known upscale restaurants have closed their doors, citing a heavy increase in government taxes and reduced customer spend as the major reasons for the decision. The three are CinCin by the Sea, Primo Bar and Bistro and Hugo Barbados which operate under the CHAPS brand. Chief Executive Officer of the group, […]