May 26, 2023

Document management systems – Who can use them and what features should they look for

Organizations need document management systems (DMS) to manage their electronic documents and records efficiently and effectively. According to Inc., a document management system is essential for because it improves productivity, reduces costs, enhances security, improves collaboration, complies with regulations, ensures disaster recovery, and improves customer service. Which Organizations Can Benefit the Most from A DMS? Law […]

PwC in the Caribbean announces support for the Island Finance Forum 2023!

Credit Suisse to borrow up to $54B to calm investor fears

From Newsmax Credit Suisse on Thursday said it was taking “decisive action” to strengthen its liquidity by borrowing up to $54 billion from the Swiss central bank after a slump in its shares intensified fears about a broader bank deposit crisis. The Swiss bank’s problems have shifted the focus for investors and regulators from the […]

ICYMI — Prime Minister of Barbados Mia Amor Mottley to deliver major address on reparations at SOBWC-V

Baltimore, MD — Don Rojas, Director of Communications and International Relations for the Institute of the Black World 21st Century (IBW) received confirmation today that the Honorable Mia Amor Mottley has confirmed to attend State of the Black World Conference V as a Special Guest to deliver a Keynote Address on reparations.  She will join His Excellency Nana […]

Short and sweet

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio Well, no sooner did I publish my short and sweet post, How many Wows, than I received another in my email box. Bob Woodburger sent me the following message and picture that I could not resist sharing with you: “Hi Paul, I’m blown away by the MKII DAC. It’s Exceptionally […]

New study highlights drivers behind suicide in the Americas 

The results of the research conducted by PAHO and partners can serve as a basis for targeted prevention strategies among men and women. Washington, DC, 23 February 2023 (PAHO) –  A new study by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and partners published today in The Lancet Regional Health – Americas highlights the importance of considering gender-specific […]

Baltimore Pastor plans 40 Mile Walk to White House to call for Presidential action on Reparations on Presidents’ Day

Will hold 3:30PM Ceremony & Press Availability at White House Gate Baltimore, MD — Rev. Dr. Robert Turner, Senior Pastor of Empowerment Temple AME Church announced plans today to walk 40 miles from his church in Baltimore to the White House, on February 20, Presidents’ Day.  The purpose for the “40 for 40 Walk” is to […]

Vacancy: Commissioner of Police in the Royal St. Christopher & Nevis Police Force

Basseterre, St. Kitts, January 23, 2023 (Ministry of National Security): The Ministry of National Security, St Kitts and Nevis, is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for the position of Commissioner of Police in the Royal St Christopher and Nevis Police Force. Responsibilities include management and planning of the Police Force, reporting to the Ministry of […]

Hispanic Heritage Month

Las Vegas Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with Cultural Programing and Entertainment LAS VEGAS – Observed annually from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, Hispanic Heritage Month celebrates the vast, vibrant, and diverse Latin culture and community. While the holiday begins with Mexican Independence Day, the observance lasts all month long—offering visitors in Las Vegas opportunities to see top […]

Maples Group receives most Tier 1 Rankings in 2023 Legal 500 Caribbean Guide 

Maples and Calder, the Maples Group’s law firm, is pleased to announce that it has received the most Tier 1 rankings across its British Virgin Islands (“BVI”) and Cayman Islands practices in The Legal 500 2023 Caribbean Guide.  The firm achieved eight Tier 1 placements, with clients endorsing the practices as having ‘a well-rounded team […]