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, 15 December 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=8517

Calendar

Wait a minute, while we are rendering the calendar

Random Posts

08 July 2017
Press Releases
The Antigua and Barbuda Festivals Commission is preparing to host the 60th Anniversary of Antigua’s Carnival 2017.
4787 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....
4744 hits
15 May 2017
Stories
Today’s workshop organised by the Cultural Development Division drew basically the same crowd. One person commented on Facebook that it was more or less ‘preaching to the converted’ and recommended th...
4038 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...
4231 hits
21 June 2019
Press Center
Press Releases
Wednesday 19th June 2019 (St. John's, Antigua)... On Wednesday 19th June,Minister with responsibility for National Festivals, Honourable Daryll Matthew shook hands with KevinAlexander, Caribbean Sales...
2765 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...
25846 hits
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...
4721 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...
1770 hits
26 July 2017
Press Releases
Embracing the cultural arts and advocating for youth development are merely some of the goals of the State Insurance Corporation and the Eastern Caribbean...
4994 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 ...
4334 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)....
5121 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...
5275 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....
4578 hits
10 May 2017
Press Releases
The Culture Development Division presents a series of workshops designed to uplift the Art. Sessions begin Saturday 13, May from 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m...
4527 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...
6176 hits
24 July 2018
Press Releases
Press Releases
Press Releases
Press Releases
Press Center
 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 C...
3927 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...
5218 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...
3824 hits
12 July 2017
Press Releases
Under the theme, “This is My Now”, the 2017 contestants of the newly rebranded Mr & Miss Teenage Pageant were officially introduced during the sponsorship presentation with title sponsor, Scotiaba...
7057 hits
17 June 2019
Press Center
Press Releases
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Friday 3rd May 2019 (St. John's, Antigua)...... In front of a small audience on Thursday 2nd May, the Antigua and Barbuda Festivals Commission (ABFC) unveiled the six stunning ...
2993 hits

We have 40136 guests and one member online

Search