Rubis readies 150 students for school on Monday

Rubis Guyana Inc on Friday presented school supplies to the Child Care and Protection Agency (CCPA) for the boys and girls of the Sophia Care and the Drop In centres, ahead of the commencement of the 2013-2014 academic year on September 2. Approximately, 150 children between the ages of 4 and 17 were the beneficiaries. In presenting the supplies, which …

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Republic Bank Mortgage Rate Well Received

Despite the current economic climate many Barbadians still have a burning desire to own their own home and Republic Bank (Barbados) Limited (RBBL) continues to facilitate this demand. Launched in June of this year, Republic Bank (Barbados) Limited has been offering an attractive mortgage package for home owners, who qualify for new mortgages, at a reduced interest of 5.25% for …

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Verus International lends Support to the Challenor School

Date: August 19, 2013 Bridgetown, Barbados Verus International recently made a contribution to the Challenor Creative Arts and Training Centre which provides academic, vocational and rehabilitative services for mild to profoundly disabled children and adults, towards the purchase of adaptive technology, the work being done by the Adult Learning Facility, (the vocational training programme) and the centre’s continuing refurbishment. Dirk …

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Verus International and Virgin Atlantic: A Cricket Affair

CEO of Verus International Ajmal Khan was recently on hand to welcome Sir Richard Branson and Baldwin Spencer, Prime Minister or Antigua and Barbuda to the Antigua leg of the Limacol Caribbean Premier League. Mr. Khan who is also the founder of the LCPL took time out to watch the Antigua Hawksbills triumph over the Barbados Tridents in a packed …

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There was a high level of excitement both on and off pitch during Antigua’s LCPLT20 Cricket’s first match, which saw the Barbadian Tridents defeated by the Antigua Hawksbills.  It came in the form of Sir Richard Branson, the man  behind the Virgin Group.  The fun loving Branson was on hand for his team’s win and spent time entertaining guests from …

CPL cricket gets endorsement from Virgin boss

ST JOHN’S, Antigua (CMC) — Sir Richard Branson, the founder of the Virgin Group, has given a ringing endorsement of the Limacol Caribbean Premier League (LCPL) currently underway. Sir Richard’s gave his seal of approval to the tournament while watching the Antigua Hawkbills overcome table-topping Barbados Tridents in a low-scoring thriller. “I love this league. I love the fact it …