Five DIGICEL customers to see Bruno Mars live in concert
Dominica Vibes

Press Release Castries, St. Lucia– Wednesday 19th July 2017: Digicel has announced that five lucky customers will get a chance to jet off on a VIP experience to see Bruno Mars live in concert during his 24K Magic...

BICA to host ICAC annual conference 2018
Nassau Guardian

The Bahamas Institute of Chartered Accountants (BICA) represented The Bahamas at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of the Caribbean (ICAC) 35th annual conference, held in Georgetown, Guyana June 22–24....

Small firms may get funding boost
Trinidad Guardian

Minister of Trade and Industry Paula Gopee-Scoon says the local private sector must continue to innovate in order to foster economic diversification in T&T. “It is the role and responsibility of the private...

St Lucia to construct solar farm
Jamaica Observer

CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) – The St Lucia Electricity Services Limited (LUCELEC) has signed a contract with the international solar energy firm, GRUPOTEC, for the engineering, procurement, and construction for a...

St Lucia to construct solar farm
Trinidad Guardian

CASTRIES In a statement, the company said that when connected to the grid, the solar farm’s 14,900 photovoltaic (PV) panels are expected to generate the equivalent electricity used by nearly 3,500 homes while...

Local breeding industry on CPR
Trinidad Guardian

Local horse racing stands on the cusp of an uncertain future. Over the last 18 months, a number of decisions have been taken which have ramifications for the industry that are not as yet fully understood. Due to financial...

Proven profits from derisking... gets St Lucia bank at US$8m discount
Jamaica Gleaner

Details are now emerging that Proven Investments Limited bought the Bank of St Lucia International (BOSLIL) at a "bargain" price, or roughly...

Sandals for sale?
Nassau Guardian

A Reuters article is reporting that Sandals Resorts International is allegedly looking at a potential sale of the company. According to the article written by Carl O’Donnell on May 10, "Sandals has hired investment...

Study: Bahamas the most ‘extreme’ case of low-lying coastal countries in Caribbean
Nassau Guardian

A study by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) revealed yesterday that more than 80 percent of the population in The Bahamas live in low-elevation coastal zones (LECZs), marking one of the “most extreme”...

DIGICEL launches Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+
Dominica Vibes

Press Release Castries, St. Lucia – Thursday 11th May 2017: Today, Digicel launched the latest and hottest smartphones from Samsung’s Galaxy flagship line, the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. These smartphones push...

DIGICEL launches Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+
Dominica Vibes

Press Release Castries, St. Lucia – Thursday 11th May 2017: Today, Digicel launched the latest and hottest smartphones from Samsung’s Galaxy flagship line, the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. These smartphones push...

Stewart receives Lifetime Achievement Award at Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit
Nassau Guardian

Gordon ‘Butch’ Stewart, legendary founder and chairman of Sandals Resorts International, accepted the inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award last week Friday, April 28 at the annual Caribbean Hotel & Resort...

OECS countries closer to removing barriers to trade
Jamaica Gleaner

The commission for the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), based in St Lucia, says the subregional group is closer to removing all barriers to free trade and strengthening its customs union.The commission...

Bahamas tops list in VAT efficiency
Nassau Guardian

A new paper has revealed that The Bahamas’ value-added tax (VAT) system has surpassed the region’s average in terms of the tax’s efficiency, suggesting that the country has one...

Ricky T performs
Jamaica Observer

St Lucian soca star Ricky T is scheduled to perform in Jamaica for the first time at the soca party Wine Down, which is set for this Sunday April 9 at the Palms, Giscombe’s Gym and Wellness Centre on Constant Spring...

IMF study on Caribbean: VAT can yield more revenue
Trinidad Guardian

WASHINGTON— The IMF has released a Working Paper that reviewed the tax administration reforms that have been undertaken by 20 Caribbean countries with the support of the Fiscal Affairs Department of the...

PSOJ welcomes removal of ban on corned beef
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) has welcomed the move by the Government to remove the ban on corned beef. Local News Wed, 05 Apr 2017 12:31:02 GMT Final count for Greater...

#SectoralDebate continues today
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The 2017/2018 sectoral debate, which was opened by Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett yesterday, will continue in the House of Representatives this afternoon. Local News Wed, 05 Apr 2017...

CDA to assist Washington Boulevard fire victims
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Child Development Agency (CDA) says help is on the way for the family whose house was destroyed by fire in the Washington Boulevard area on Monday, leaving 11 people including four children...

St Lucia Opposition walks out of Parliament
Jamaica Observer

CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) — Opposition legislators walked out of the St Lucia Parliament on Tuesday in protest at the decision of the Speaker, Leonne Theodore-John, to allow for a debate on an Opposition motion...

Health minister emphasises importance of screening at ports of entry
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — Health Minister Dr Christopher Tufton has underscored the importance of screening at Jamaica’s ports of entry to safeguard the country against the re-emergence of vector-borne diseases,...

One in 10 US women with Zika had deformed foetus or baby
Jamaica Observer

MIAMI, United States (AFP) — About one in 10 women in the United States who were infected with the Zika virus while pregnant had a foetus or baby with deformities last year, US government scientists said Tuesday....

Bahamas Striping completes first international project on Turks and Caicos Islands
Nassau Guardian

Bahamas Striping received tremendous validation of its work after securing and successfully completing its first regional assignment, a five-figure contract to mark seven miles of roads in Turks and Caicos. "Since...

Jamaica a favoured spot for the rich and famous – Bartlett
Jamaica Observer

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica (JIS) — Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett, says Jamaica is once again a favourite getaway spot for the rich and famous, proving even more that there is a lucrative market for high-end resorts....

Men held with gun after crashing while trying to flee cops
Jamaica Observer

ST ANDREW, Jamaica — Two men are in police custody after being found with a Kahr 9mm pistol and six rounds of ammunition, despite an escape attempt in Kingston 13 yesterday. Local News Sat, 01 Apr 2017 12:10:39 GMT...

Caribbean nationals facing deportation under new US immigration policy
Jamaica Observer

NEW YORK, United States (CMC) — When Nevisian Floyel Stapleton appeared in a Manhattan Criminal Court in New York for a routine hearing in his misdemeanour assault case, he was stunned to be met by US federal...

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