Dealing with homelessness in Jamaica
Jamaica Observer

Homelessness in Jamaica has become a chronic problem post-Hurricane Gilbert in 1988. The National Committee on Homelessness, in a 2012 report, regarded the aftermath of this hurricane as one of the main events that led to...

A futurist, a PM, a path for Jamaica
Jamaica Observer

The address by futurist Edie Weiner, last Monday, gave us a thought-provoking context for the budget presentation by Prime Minister Andrew Holness the next day. New Yorker Edie Weiner is the principal of Future Hunters,...

Caribbean Diaspora in the US to meet Trump administration officials
Kaieteur News

Dear Editor, An alliance of Caribbean Diaspora community, religious and business leaders assembled by the Institute of Caribbean Studies (ICS) will meet with Trump administration officials this week to provide input into...

Guyanese Tricia Teekah named Commonwealth ‘Young Person of the Year’
Kaieteur News

  A young, vibrant Guyanese is once again the face of something laudable. Tricia Teekah, who successfully led the ‘Vote Like A Boss’ campaign, has been named the Commonwealth ‘Young Person of the...

OECS laboratories receive new equipment
Antigua Observer

Laboratories in Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) member states are now better equipped to diagnose issues related to human, animal and plant health, and food safety, thus increasing their levels of efficacy...

Probe to be launched into alleged civil rights abuses in implementing Trump’s immigration executive orders
Antigua Observer

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has agreed to conduct a probe in response to Caribbean American Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke’s concerns about alleged civil rights abuses in implementing United States...

Battles lines drawn in the sand
Jamaica Observer

The People’s National Party’s (PNP) walkout from Gordon House last week is the prelude to any number of walkabout opportunities likely to come their way. New Opposition Leader Peter Phillips is off on a roll,...

The many feelings of ISSA
Jamaica Observer

Much has been said about the decision by the Inter-secondary School Sports Association (ISSA) to allow Aryamanya Rodgers, a native of Uganda, to compete in the 2017 ISSA Boys’ & Girls’ Athletics...

Vision or perish? Part 2 — We need an igniting vision
Jamaica Observer

The year 1980 was a horrendous year in Jamaica’s journey from Independence towards prosperity. Hundreds of Jamaicans lost their lives to horrific politically motivated violence by the time the election took place in...

Fighting crime strategically
Jamaica Observer

It was hoped that when Prime Minister Andrew Holness made his budget presentation he would have articulated a comprehensive crime-fighting plan that reflects a combination of tactical and reactive interventions, on the...

Jamaica’s future choked by cancer of corruption
Jamaica Observer

Corruption in Jamaica is “entrenched and widespread”. Jamaica must give serious consideration to what lies ahead should the Government and the country’s lawmakers fail to decisively and aggressively...

The fault, dear PNP, lies not in the stars, but deep within the PNP
Jamaica Observer

A roofer’s house leaks. — Zulu proverb Local Opinion Sun, 26 Mar 2017 02:00:00 GMT Jamaica’s future choked by cancer of corruption...

FAZEER MOHAMMED: Unnecessary sacrifice
Nation News

RUMOURS OF A senior men’s West Indies squad embarking on a tour somewhere apparently had media personnel preparing to scamper to Grantley Adams International Airport a couple days ago in pursuit of a potentially...

University of the West Indies wins local round of investment competition
Jamaica Gleaner

A team of undergraduate students and aspiring financial analysts from the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona Campus, secured its place in the regional level of the CFA Institute Research Challenge, following a...

SMEs may have to pay for election campaign promises
Jamaica Observer

Approximately 300,000 micro, medium and small businesses, many of which have managed to ride the waves of the global economic recession and the years of its after-effects, are set to feel the brunt of the new tax measures...

A Caribbean genius
Trinidad Newsday

A CARIBBEAN man, a genius, a poet/ prophet, a master craftsman, a loving father and man who loved his country . These were some of the ways St Lucian Nobel laureate Derek Alton Walcott was described at the funeral service...

Dominica named among major money laundering countries of 2016
Dominica News Online

Dominica is among 21 Caribbean countries named by the US in a wider global list of Major Money Laundering Countries of 2016. The US State Department this week released the list in its 2017 International Narcotics Control...

Regional health experts to meet in Guyana
Jamaica Gleaner

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC): Regional health and environmental specialists will meet in Guyana next month to examine a number of issues during the 62nd annual Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) conference.

Derek Walcott 1930-2017 a remembrance
Royal Gazette

Derek Walcott, recipient of the 1992 Nobel Prize for Literature, died last week in his native Saint Lucia. Walcotts muse was Caribbean but his reach was global. His death has triggered an outpouring of tributes,...

“Sedi” Elrington’s Progresso Heights Case Goes to the C.C.J.
Channel 5 Belize

A lawsuit filed against Foreign Minister Wilfred ‘Sedi’ Elrington and his law firm, Pitts and Elrington, will be heard in the Caribbean Court of Justice in the months ahead.  The [...]

Belize Bank May Go to C.C.J. to Challenge U.H.S. Judgement
Channel 5 Belize

Is the Belize Bank headed to the CCJ to force the application of an arbitral award against the Government of Belize?  It is perhaps the only option left, since the [...]

Double the Hope
Nation News

WEST INDIES BATSMAN Shai Hope hit the second double century of his first class career to pilot Barbados to an imposing 480 for three declared yesterday. Then the Barbados Pride bowlers enhanced the...

Delroy Tyrrell to represent T&T at Carifta Swimming Championships
Kaieteur News

Guyana born Delroy Tyrrell will represent Trinidad and Tobago at the Carifta Swimming championships to be held in Bahamas from April 14 to 19. Tyrrell achieved this feat after participating in the National Age Group Long...

Montague heads delegation to Antigua Cybercrime meeting
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — National Security Minister Robert Montague is now in Antigua where he is attending the Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU) Caribbean Stakeholders Meeting focusing on Cyber Security and...

Businesswoman, relatives charged with money laundering
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — A Manchester businesswoman, her son, and sister, are now before the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court on money laundering charges. Local News Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:40:52 GMT Montague heads...

JAMPRO expands international network to attract more BPO investments
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Jamaica’s Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (JAMPRO) has expanded its international network by contracting management-consulting firm Avasant to market Jamaica as a destination for BPO...

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