The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) has officially announced its plans for next month’s International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP) event at a press conference last week at BOA Headquarters in Wildey.
Her Majesty The Queen launches Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton on record long global journey
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has set the Gold Coast 2018 Queen’s Baton Relay in motion during a star-studded commencement ceremony today at Buckingham Palace as part of Commonwealth Day celebrations.
Barbados Port Inc. has done it again!
Just under 50 secondary school boys taking part in the Life Skills Programme of Supreme Counseling for Personal Development have been urged to help rebuild the standards of young males across the island.
"It is estimated that by 2025 every household across Barbados will have a person who has diabetes therefore we must introduce novel and exciting ways to spread the news about diabetes and its potential complications."
This was proposed by Dr. Kenneth George, Senior Medical Officer of health responsible for chronic and non-communicable diseases and representative of the Lion's Club, during the opening remarks of the launch of the Diabetes Global Village 2007. This exposition was held at the Hilton Hotel yesterday.
Dr. George shared that today in Barbados diabetes is common and many persons who have diabetes may suffer many complications such as blindness, kidney failure and especially amputations. He also emphasized that these complications may impact the entire household and can result in broken families.
They don't make them like they used to. They simply can't. Not when it comes to Wes Hall. He cannot be copied nor can he be cloned. He's a one-and-only.
It was a night to remember and one which the more than 300 guests present would not forget for a long time. The occasion was a gala dinner at Barbados Hilton to celebrate the 70th birthday of the globally-revered cricket legend-cum politician, cricket administrator and evangelical pastor.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Feb. 8 / PRNewswire / -- Barbados' newest public relations firm, PRMR Inc., officially launches on Tuesday, February 12, 2008 with a cocktail reception held at the award-winning Josef's Restaurant, St. Lawrence Gap, Christ Church at 7 p.m.