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Archives for April 25, 2019

Royal Caribbean announces professional rugby player as its candidate for its Shore Explorer ‘Apprentice-ship’

By Ozgur Tore From ftn news A professional rugby player and self-taught ‘Insta-traveller’ from Dublin, Republic of Ireland, has secured the world’s most coveted ‘Apprentice-ship’, after being selected from over 37,000 UK and Irish candidates to travel the world for three weeks this summer as Royal Caribbean International’s official Shore Explorer Apprentice. In his new […]

Grenadian entrepreneur wins Caribbean technology competition

I’m Local, a Grenadian technology company in the travel and tourism industry, has won 1st place in the 2019 Caribbean Technology Entrepreneurship Programme (CTEP) competition, the most highly recognised technology competition in the Caribbean. Out of the 250 companies from over 20 countries that applied to the Scale Up programme, only 10 companies were chosen […]

Offering opinions

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio Audio shows are often difficult. When I wander the halls and go into the different rooms as a curious onlooker I’d like to remain anonymous in order to get an unbiased opinion of what I hear. That’s often difficult because my mug’s been seen by too many people through […]

Royal Caribbean begins construction of fifth Oasis Class cruise ship

By Matt Hochberg From Royal Caribbean Blogs Royal Caribbean began construction of its fifth Oasis Class cruise ship today with a steel cutting ceremony.   Pictured from left to right: Jean-Yves Jaouen, SVP, Operations, Chantiers de l’Atlantique; Florence Mauduit, Oasis Contract Director, Chantiers de l’Atlantique; Laurent Castaing, General Manager, Chantiers de l’Atlantique; Beatrice Siri, Associate Vice-President, […]

Energy Systems and meeco complete 4 solar rooftop projects in Saudi Arabia

sun2roof solar rooftop projects with a total capacity of 146.6 kWp commissioned The Saudi Arabian renewable energy company Energy Systems and The meeco Group partnered in 2018 in order to support the country’s clean energy approach and equip private as well as commercial customers with sustainable energy solutions. Taking into account the excellent preconditions for renewable energy […]

Future EU-Caribbean relations in new ACP-EU Partnership

By ACP Press KINGSTON (ACP-IDN) – As the EU is working to modernise its relations with 79 countries in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific (ACP), the two groups’ chief negotiators Neven Mimica and Robert Dussey met with ACP Caribbean leaders for a dedicated dialogue on the regional EU-Caribbean pillar in the framework of the […]

Caribbean citizens invited to join conversation about human dignity

From Caribbean News Now PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – People in Trinidad and online audiences are invited to participate in “Living good: dignified lives and just communities” Wednesday, April 24, 2019. The community dialogue is jointly hosted by the University of the West Indies Rights Advocacy Project (URAP), the Trinidad and Tobago Equal Opportunity Commission […]

CDB pays tribute to ‘true Caribbean son’ Sir Alister McIntyre, OCC

The following is a statement from Caribbean Development Bank President Dr. Wm. Warren Smith on the passing of Sir Alister McIntyre. The Caribbean Development Bank joins the wider regional community in mourning the loss of Sir Alister McIntyre, OCC, a Caribbean statesman, a scholar, a true Caribbean son. Though we mourn his passing, we celebrate […]

What makes some tires better than others?

There are a lot of tire manufacturers around the world. As tires are meant to wear out, you can imagine based on the amount of vehicles that roll on our roads all around the world how many tires are used per year. Some are top-tier manufacturers and other are more targeting the cheap tire market, […]

Puzzles for w/e Apr 26-28 2019 Number search/Sudoku/Word search/Crossword

TODAY’S CROSSWORD PUZZLE #4 YESTERDAY’S CROSSWORD PUZZLE # 3 SOLUTION