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Archives for January 8, 2019

The terrible forthcoming destruction of the « Caribbean Basin »

by Thierry Meyssan From Voltairenet.org President Trump has announced the withdrawal of US combat troops from the « Greater Middle East », but the Pentagon is still pursuing the implementation of the Rumsfeld-Cebrowski plan. This time the aim is to destroy the States of the « Caribbean Basin ». This is nothing like the overthrow of […]

Gadget of the week

Petcube cameras add Alexa voice controls for the laziest pet owners By Nicole Lee From engadget Alexa, throw kitty a treat. Petcube is known for making high-tech gadgets for pets, be it a box that automatically dispenses treats or a laser cam to entertainment your kitty or pup while you’re away from home. This year, the company is releasing […]

Desire for unity still relevant for Caribbean countries

By Glen Bart, From MyVueNews Basseterre, St. Kitts, 7th January, 2019 (MyVueNews.com) – Sir Dennis Byron, the immediate past  president of the Caribbean Court of Justice, focused his address, as guest speaker at the Prime Minister’s New Year’s Gala, on the concept of unity in the political landscape of St. Kitts and Nevis and the wider Caribbean. […]

Caricom leaders fed-up of Guyana’s political culture

By Dennis Adonis From Guyana Guardian “Between the two us, ……. I can tell you frankly that Guyana and Haiti are the two biggest political headaches to the Caribbean Community. ……. Unlike other Caricom member States, your country’s politicians are the most immature, ridiculous, and antagonizing in the Region”. These were the exact words of […]

Black Issues in Philosophy: The 2019 Caribbean Philosophical Awards Winners

by Lewis R. Gordon The Caribbean Philosophical Association is pleased to announce the 2019 recipients of the association’s awards for contributions to philosophical thought, literature, and mentorship: The Frantz Fanon Lifetime Achievement Award Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz Catherine Walsh Frantz Fanon Outstanding Achievements Award Vijay Prashad Nicolás Guillén Lifetime Achievement Award Kamau Brathwaite Robin D.G. Kelley Stuart […]

Significant growth in new businesses in St. Kitts and Nevis seen over last four years

Local taxi operators are indubitably sharing in the fruits of growth, as they have witnessed a whopping 77 percent increase in total cruise passenger spend in 2017/2018 (US $133.02 million) over 2014/2015 (US $75.30 million).  Source: 2018 Business Research & Economic Advisors (BREA) Report. Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris has pledged to do all that he […]

Davos of the Caribbean- Guess who will be in Haiti this year?!

We’re excited to announce one of our featured speakers! Ann Rosenberg is the Senior Vice President & Global Head of SAP Next-Gen, (a Purpose Driven Innovation Community of 17,000+ partner companies). Haiti Tech Summit 2019 Ann Rosenberg and Christine Souffrant Ntim-the founder of Haiti Tech Summit, will be speaking at Davos, Switzerland during the World […]

7 dead, 1 injured after shooting at bar in Mexican resort of Playa del Carmen

Associated Press FromKTLA5 Seven men have been killed in a shooting attack at a bar in Mexico’s Caribbean coast resort city of Playa del Carmen, authorities said Monday. State and local police said the attack occurred late Sunday at the “Las Virginias” bar in a low-income section relatively far from the beachside tourist zone. Six […]

Puzzles for Jan 9 2019 Number search/Sudoku/Word search/Crossword

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8 Jan Weather in Cayman

8 Jan Tue 2019 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS An upper level trough over the western Caribbean will continue to support isolated showers over the Cayman area for the next 24 hours. Radar images show showers in and around Grand Cayman which are moving towards the west. Humidity: 88%  (UP from yesterday) UV: 7.3  HIGH  (UP from […]