Author: Amit Uttamchandani

Based on data obtained from the September 2017 edition of the Speedtest Global Index, Barbados has the highest download speeds for fixed broadband in the Caribbean (45 Mbps). From a global perspective (131 countries), Singapore was ranked number 1 with download speeds of 156 Mbps and Venezuela was at the bottom of the table with 3.42…

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Barbadians are paying 16% and 13% more for gasoline and diesel respectively compared to October 2016. Effective mid-night Sunday (a.k.a, Monday Oct 2), the retail price of gasoline and diesel changed. Gasoline moves from $3.25 BDS per litre to $3.38 (an increase of 13 cents or 4%) and diesel moves from $2.46 BDS per litre…

Read More October Price Change For Fuel and Diesel in Barbados

SUMMARY OF UPDATE: Prices will increase, but so will speeds. Prices will also vary based on Contract or Non-Contract. Curious about the upcoming Nov 1 price increase, I contacted a CWC/Flow employee and asked a few questions. It turns out that while prices will increase, plan speeds will also increase and there are now two sets of…

Read More UPDATE: Flow Barbados Broadband Price Increase, Speed Increase, Contract and Non Contract Options