Cybercriminals targetting small businesses
Trinidad Guardian

Recent trends show that small businesses are vulnerable to attacks by cybercriminals. Sgt Dale Joseph, of the Cyber Crime Unit, in his contribution to a KPMG cybersecurity seminar at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in...

Senate continues private motion on crime
Trinidad Newsday

THE Senate sits today at Tower D of the Port-of-Spain International Waterfront Centre for Private Members Day. The main item on the agenda is the continuation of debate on a private motion filed by Opposition Senator...

Baptiste powers Police to b-ball honours
Trinidad Guardian

Forward Aneicia Baptiste’s allround performance in the final of the Female Basketball Association (Fem BA) Under-21 Easter Basketball Tournament helped Police claim the inaugural title and earned her the “Most...

JAS regrets passing of female 'pioneer in agriculture'
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Jamaica Agricultural Society (JAS) has expressed regret at the passing of Jamaica’s first National Woman Champion Farmer, Maria Azan. Local News Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:43:44 GMT Flash flood...

Lottery scammer fined $300k or 12 months imprisonment
Jamaica Observer

ST JAMES, Jamaica — A St James man who in 2015 was found with paraphernalia used in lottery scamming was earlier this month fined $300,000 or 12 months imprisonment after he pleaded guilty in the St James Parish...

Two killed as heavy rains batter Haiti’s south
Jamaica Observer

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) — At least two people were killed and several houses destroyed as heavy rains associated with two surface troughs battered the south of this Caribbean Community (CARICOM) country for the...

Cop convicted for soliciting $10k from motorist
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — A police constable was, early April, fined $250,000 or six months in prison after he was convicted for breaches of the Corruption Prevention Act. Local News Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:56:18 GMT Two...

Caribbean looking to UAE to boost tourism sector
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — The Barbados-based Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) says it is seeking to strengthen its relationship with Emirates Holidays, the largest airline tour operator in the Middle East, as...

Phillips reiterates call for probe of JLP’s bushing programme after Clarendon flooding
Jamaica Observer

CLARENDON, Jamaica — Opposition Leader Peter Phillips says there is need for a thorough investigation into what was actually done with "several hundred million dollars” allocated by the Jamaica Labour Party...

ONLINE POLL RESULT: Majority of readers against $200-m Jamaica 55 expenditure
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Eighty-five per cent of the 1, 823 respondents to recent OBSERVER ONLINE poll said that they did not support the Government's proposed spending of $200 million for Jamaica 55 celebrations. Local...

Groundbreaking for China-funded school tomorrow
Jamaica Observer

ST ANDREW, Jamaica — Prime Minister Andrew Holness and Education Minister Ruel Reid will tomorrow attend a groundbreaking ceremony for the Tower Hill Infant School in Olympic Way, St Andrew. Local News Mon, 24 Apr...

Gold for The Bahamas!
Nassau Guardian

After winning silver in the men’s 4x400 meters (m) relay in each of the first two world relays, The Bahamas has finally gotten its gold — but this time, in the mixed 4x400m relay! Heading into the final event of...

Trinidad bankers call for proposals to discuss diversification and growth
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — The Bankers Association of Trinidad and Tobago (BATT) says the decision by the US-based international ratings agency, Standards and Poors (S&P), to lower the Long Term Sovereign...

Foreign affairs ministry creates unit to deal with Diaspora affairs
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The introduction of a unit at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade will result in a fresh focus on the Diaspora affairs. Local News Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:58:45 GMT Trinidad...

Flash flood watch still in effect for central, eastern parishes
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Meteorological (Met) Service is advising that a flash flood watch remains in effect for low-lying and flood-prone areas in the parishes of St Ann, St Mary, Portland, St Thomas, Kingston and St...

Narine’s Knight Riders defend small total in style
Trinidad Guardian

One hundred and thirty-two (132) runs. That’s all Royal Challengers Bangalore needed yesterday. A little over 13 runs per wicket, only 6.6 runs an over, with Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers in their side....

Women's Centre aims to fix the inner woman
Trinidad Guardian

“This time we want to deal with the inner woman. We want to help her find herself again, who she is, her capabilities, her passions. And more importantly, we want to help her understand why she may have made poor...

#IAAFWorldRelays: Ja men through to 4x200m final
Jamaica Observer

The quartet of Nickel Ashmeade, Chadic Hinds, Oshane Bailey and Warren Weir clocked 1:22.01 minutes on a wet surface. They were some way off their world record of 1:18.63 set at the first edition in 2014.  The race was...

#IAAFWorldRelays: Ja advance to women's 4x100m final
Jamaica Observer

Without double Olympic champion Elaine Thompson and the improving Sasha Lee Forbes, the Jamaicans started with Simone Facey to Natasha Morrison to Gayon Evans with Christania Williams on anchor.  Local News Sun, 23 Apr...

Caribbean cruise line ordered to pay millions for illegal dumping, falsifying records
Jamaica Observer

MIAMI, Florida (CMC) — The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) says a Caribbean cruise line has been ordered to pay a US$40 million penalty – the largest-ever for crimes involving deliberate vessel...

Cheers, silence as French election results fall
Jamaica Observer

PARIS, France (AP) —  Supporters of French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron went wild with cheers as polling agency projections suggested they could advance to the...

Golden Grove main road in St Thomas flooded
Jamaica Observer

ST THOMAS, Jamaica — Motorists are being advised that the Golden Grove main road in St Thomas is impassable at this time due to flooding as a result of heavy rains. Local News Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:58:41 GMT Cheers,...

Macron tops French election, to fight Le Pen in second round
Jamaica Observer

PARIS, France (AFP) — Centrist Emmanuel Macron will face off against far-right Marine Le Pen in the second round of France's presidential election, projections showed Sunday, making him clear favourite to emerge as...

Gov't commended for modernisation of air navigation system
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Government of Jamaica has been commended by the regional office of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) for supporting the modernisation and upgrade of Jamaica’s air...

CONCACAF U17 Championship: Jamaica's Young Boyz crash 0-5 to USA
Jamaica Observer

PANAMA CITY, Panama — In a second-half meltdown, Jamaica crashed to a 5-0 defeat to the USA in their CONCACAF Under-17 Group C encounter at the Estadio Maracana here on Sunday. Local News Sun, 23 Apr 2017 14:51:23...

PM attributes improper drainage to latest instances of flooding
Jamaica Observer

ST ANDREW, Jamaica — Prime Minister Andrew Holness said that the Government will take a closer look at the management and approval process for developments in the country. Local News Sun, 23 Apr 2017 15:16:16 GMT...

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