From Ash to Treasure

Minister of the Environment and National Beautification Adrian Forde today officially launched the Sanitation Service Authority’s drive to collect the tones of volcanic ash dumped on Barbados by the La Soufriere Volcano in St. Vincent. He notes it has turned into a commercial opportunity for some. Cue in…what.. Cue out…industries              dur: 34 secs (SB)

Increase In Debt Delinquency

Debt delinquency is soaring as many remain unemployed against the backdrop of a prolonged covid 19 pandemic. President of the Barbados Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Trisha Tannis, says businesses in the retail and financing sectors may have to consider options such as waivers or debt forgiveness for customers.  

Younger PSV Operators Seen As A Problem

The Transport Authority is calling on public service vehicle owners to do more to help clean-up the sector and to deal with indisciplined drivers. Director of the Authority Ruth Holder was speaking to Starcom Network News in response to comments made on VOB’s Brass Tacks call-in program by attorney at law Craig Bandfield, who is […]