Loading.....

Press Releases

ACB Gives Full Support to 2018 Panorama Competition

 Antigua Commercial Bank Sponsor 2048 Panorama

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Monday 23rd July (St. John’s, Antigua)... As confirmation of its continued commitment to the development of pan in Antigua and Barbuda, Acting General Manager of the Antigua Commercial Bank (ACB), Peter Ashe, along with Antigua Barbuda Festivals Commission (ABFC) Chairman, Maurice Merchant, signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Monday 23rd July, during the bank’s sponsorship presentation.

 

 

Remarks from ACB’s Marketing and Public Relations Executive, Seth Burton, indicated the bank’s pleasure to be a longstanding sponsor of the competition, for the eleventh consecutive year.

 

 

He added that while the bank’s three pillars of corporate social responsibility included Sports, Education, and Culture, they are quite happy with the evolution of the panorama competition over the years, especially now that the pan art form is at its peak at both the junior and national levels, in Antigua and Barbuda.

 

 

The Minister of Sports, Culture, National Festivals, and the Arts, Honourable Daryll Matthew, conveyed his appreciation to the Board of Directors, Management, and Staff of the country’s premier indigenous banking institution, for their continued support of the panorama competition, and by extension, Antigua’s Carnival.

 

 

The 48th Panorama Competition will showcase nine bands, competing for the 2018 Panorama Championship title, including, Original Steel Orchestra; Hadeed Group of Companies/AMP West Side Symphony; Harmonites Steel Orchestra; East Vibes Steel Orchestra; Cool & Smooth Ebonites Steel Orchestra; West Indies Oil Company Gemonites Steel Orchestra; Halcyon Steel Orchestra; Panache Steel Orchestra, and defending champions, FLOW Hells Gate Steel Orchestra.

 

 

On its new night, the ACB Victor “Babu” Samuel Panorama Competition will be staged on Saturday 4th August at Carnival City beginning at 8pm.

Festivals Commission Unveils Queen of Carnival Siz...
ECAB Recommits to the Junior Party Monarch Competi...
 

Comments

No comments made yet. Be the first to submit a comment
Default Blogger
Already Registered? Login Here
Guest
Sunday, 25 August 2019
If you'd like to register, please fill in the username, password and name fields.

Captcha Image

/press-center?task=captcha.generate&no_html=1&tmpl=component&id=8410

Calendar

Wait a minute, while we are rendering the calendar

Random Posts

04 July 2017
Press Releases
The Antigua and Barbuda Festivals Commission is preparing to host the 60th Anniversary of Antigua’s Carnival 2017.Therefore, we are happy to share a list of upcoming ABFC Events for your news coverage...
4641 hits
10 July 2017
Press Releases
On Friday 7th July, during their Summer Promotional Launch, Trevor Henry, Head of Commercial at FLOW presented the Minister of Sport, Culture & National Festivals, Hon. E.P Chet Greene, with a che...
4134 hits
31 May 2016
Press Releases
The Caribbean’s Greatest Summer Festival, Antigua’s Carnival, will be celebrating another milestone by hosting the 60th edition of the summer festival....
4500 hits
05 May 2018
Press Releases
REGISTRATION BEGINS FOR MISS ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA PAGEANT.The Antigua and Barbuda Festivals Commission wishes to advise prospective applicants interested in participating in the Miss Antigua and Barbud...
3768 hits
24 May 2017
Stories
What was the last calypso to hit the Antigua and Barbudan airwaves that created a lasting impression? A no brainer, right? The immediate answer would definitely be a calypso from yesteryear according ...
5135 hits
05 July 2017
Press Releases
Please note that all registered and prospective Carnival vendors are duly reminded that there will be an important meeting on Thursday 6th July 2017, at 6:00 pm in the Courtyard of the Cultural Develo...
4121 hits
09 June 2016
Press Releases
Persons desirous of becoming A Pan Competition adjudicator can sharpen their skills during a two day workshop organized by the Antigua and Barbuda Pan association and The Antigua Barbuda Festivals Com...
5121 hits
05 May 2017
Press Releases
The Carnival Fever is spreading rapidly across the island as we journey towards the 60th anniversary celebrations of the Caribbean's Greatest Summer Festival -Antigua's Carnival 2017....
4701 hits
10 August 2017
Press Releases
The Antigua and Barbuda Festivals Commission will commence review of the 2017 Carnival festivities when it holds a series of meetings with Sub-Committee Chairpersons and stakeholders from this weekend...
5178 hits
02 June 2016
Press Releases
Plans are progressing smoothly for the staging of a series of community Carnival events. “For any carnival to thrive successfully", the festivity, requires the participation of the people, communities...
25766 hits
08 July 2017
Press Releases
The Antigua and Barbuda Festivals Commission is preparing to host the 60th Anniversary of Antigua’s Carnival 2017.
4767 hits
16 July 2019
Press Center
Stories
LIAT, The Caribbean Airline, is partnering with the Antigua and Barbuda Festivals Commission to sponsor Antigua Carnival 2019. The airline is the official Regional Airline of the festival which will r...
1705 hits
31 May 2016
Press Releases
On Tuesday 21 July, Shantia Edwards, Marketing & Public Relations Representative at the Antigua Commercial Bank presented Cliff Williams, Chairman of the Antigua Barbuda Festivals Commission with ...
4239 hits
14 June 2016
Press Releases
Persons desirous of becoming a party monarch adjudicator can sharpen their skills during a two day workshop organized by The Antigua Barbuda Festivals Commission (ABFC)....
5085 hits
14 June 2016
Stories
Prime Minister The Honourable Gaston Browne and the original Burning Flames having a ball at Stage 2016. "STAGE" being the annual event hosted by LAVA International where soca king Machel Montano is t...
6130 hits
09 May 2018
Press Releases
The Gwadadli Festival was founded in 2013 and its aim is to achieve a common festival between Antigua and North Grand Terre (the northern section of Guadeloupe).The festival features three art forms:M...
4432 hits
27 April 2018
Press Releases
Festivals Commission Tweaks new Carnival Schedule  ST. JOHN’S, Antigua and Barbuda – 25th April 2018…….The Antigua and Barbuda Festivals Commission has tweaked its 2018 carnival schedule which was rel...
3781 hits
03 June 2016
Stories
Renowned designer Chandy Lewis promoting his 2016 carnival designs on Fox 5 News as part of the Caribbean week TV program.Representing the nation are past queens Raynell Carol and Latisha Greene....
4479 hits
17 June 2019
Press Center
Press Releases
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Monday 20th May 2019 (St. John's, Antigua)...In front of a large crowd on Saturday,the Antigua and Barbuda Festivals Commission (ABFC), under the auspices of the Minister of Sp...
2822 hits
27 June 2017
Press Releases
The third installment of the Miss Antigua & Barbuda Pageant saw the emergence of Miss Ayana Dorsette as it’s winner from a field of eight beauties on Sunday evening at the Antigua Recreation Groun...
5292 hits

We have 56501 guests and no members online

Search