May 28, 2020
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In the wake of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Barbados, the Ministry of Labour and Social Partnership Relations has issued a number of notices. With immediate effect, unemployed persons who had previously been referred to the Barbados Employment Career and Counselling Service, located at the Warrens Office Complex, Warrens, St. Michael, are no longer required to make those visits. In respect of...
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The offices of the Ministry of Labour and Social Partnership Relations at the Warrens Office Complex, Warrens, St. Michael, will close at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, February 28, to facilitate a staff meeting. The Ministry regrets any inconvenience which may be caused, and has urged members of the public to conduct their business accordingly.
The Labour Department will once again host seminars to discuss Labour Legislation and Industrial Relations Best Practices on the following dates; Friday, February 28th 2020 Thursday, March 5th 2020 Friday, March 6th 2020 The seminars, which are part of the Department’s continuing effort to promote a greater degree of labour-management cooperation, will take place at the Warrens Office Complex, Warrens, St....
The second week of the pilot training for Government’s Job Start Plus Initiative will be conducted from Monday, January 20, to Friday, January 24, on the 1st Floor, Lecture Theatre, Warrens Office Complex.   The training is being delivered to the same batch of persons – 42 youth between the ages of 16 and 24, who were trained in December 2019.  They...
The Labour Department is reminding shop owners and staff, especially in the distributive sector, that there are specific guidelines to be followed for general operations and overtime periods this Christmas season. In December, businesses classified as shops under the Shops Act, are usually open for extended periods of time. Shop owners are therefore reminded that while co-operation regarding their overtime...