Barbados

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…

Read More Barbados Leads in Caribbean Fixed Broadband Rankings

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