Monday’s March initiated by the National Union of Public Workers (NUPW), was just a start of the industrial action taken by the union demanding government to step up and have dialogue as it relates to issues that have been reoccurring with employees relations.
Some BDS $11 million in rent is owed to the Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC). Industry Minister, Donville Inniss, made the disclosure recently, and said when he took up his current portfolio two years ago, the BIDC was already owed this sum by tenants.
By David Comissiong
As we approach Barbados’ 50th year of Independence, I am calling on all patriotic Barbadians to join together and make a determined effort to uproot and eradicate the destructive remnants of the "Old Colonial System" that still exist in our supposedly independent nation.
A new, larger terminal at the V.C. Bird International Airport, the home base for regional airline LIAT, will open shortly.
COMMUNIQUÉ ISSUED AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE THIRTY-SIXTH REGULAR MEETING OF THE CONFERENCE OF HEADS OF GOVERNMENT OF THE CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY, 2-4 JULY 2015, BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS
The National Union of Public Workers (NUPW) has had enough and it is time for some action. This is the consensus of the Union after weeks of discussion with relevant parties to reinstate 13 Barbados Investment and Development Corporation (BIDC) workers who have been sent home.
Twenty six year old Eckron Baptiste is dead following an accident which occurred on Thursday July 2nd 2015 at Arnos Vale, in the vicinity of Dekie’s Auto Zone and Thomas Whole Sale.