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Statement On Water Issues In St. John

BY BGIS Minister of Energy and Water Resources, Wilfred Abrahams. (GP) The lack of water in the taps of some residents of St. John is as a direct result of low water levels at the BWA’s Bowmanston...

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Lifeguards Sensitized About Tsunamis

BY JULIA RAWLINS-BENTHAM Lifeguards have raised concerns about members of the public heeding warnings to get out of the sea in the event of an impending tsunami. This was among the issues raised as a...

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Damming A Possible Solution To Drought Woes

by Nya Phillips Minister of Agriculture and Food Security, Indar Weir, has revealed that his ministry is considering building dams in some agricultural areas heavily impacted by drought conditions. ...

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USAID Officials Praise Field Medical Facility

by Julia Rawlins-Bentham The Barbados Defence Force (BDF) has come in for high praise from United States officials for its development of a Field Medical Facility (FMF) to assist the region in the...

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Home Affairs Minister: Be Disaster Ready!

by Julia Rawlins-Bentham Government has put a number of measures in place to strengthen Barbados’ resilience to the impact of a natural disaster, and the country’s ability to return to a state of...

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Preparations For Hurricane Season Under Way

New emergency management policy considerations within the context of the national state of readiness are high on the agenda for Barbados. This was one of the items down for discussion during today’s...

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