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Archives for May 6, 2019

New opportunities for Caribbean tourism industry discussed at ECLAC meeting

Caribbean countries have taken important steps toward upgrading and diversifying their tourism sector. Efforts have also focused on diversification, with the development of new product niches in areas such as eco and nature tourism, health, sports and culinary tourism, while new opportunities have been sought by penetrating markets in Latin America and even China. These […]

Caribbean citizenship by investment: Dominica’s five-star resort launches new opportunities in Dubai

From eturbo News During an event held recently at Dubai’s One&Only Royal Mirage Hotel, Caribbean hotel developers GEMS Holdings Limited presented The Residences at Secret Bay, a Caribbean citizenship by investment (CBI) opportunity offering completed villas within the confines of Dominica’s first five-star luxury resort – Secret Bay. The event also welcomed the appointment of […]

Fascination with 16th-century Spaniards, pirates leads prof to research on supply chains

From HAYS POST FHSU University Relations State-of-the-art supply chain and logistics best-practices can trace their origins to the Spanish monarchy that established dominance in the Caribbean and South America in the 16th and 17th centuries, according to a new book chapter written by Dr. Robert Lloyd, assistant professor of management at Fort Hays State University. […]

Worldwide Caribbean Telecoms Mobile and Broadband Market: 2029 Worldwide Prospects, Share, Crucial Players, Size, Competitive Breakdown and Regional Forecast

From Micro Finance Post The Caribbean Telecoms Mobile and Broadband market report considers the present scenario of the Caribbean Telecoms Mobile and Broadband market and its market dynamics for the period 2019−2024. It covers a detailed overview of various market growth enablers, restraints, and trends. The study includes both the demand and supply sides of […]

At Baltimore’s National Aquarium, climate change presents challenges inside and out

By LOURDES GARCIA-NAVARRO & DANA CRONIN Three years ago, the National Aquarium in Baltimore made a big announcement. After a public backlash against marine animal parks brought on by the documentary Blackfish, the aquarium decided to move its prized pod of dolphins to a first-of-its-kind sanctuary. They set a 2020 deadline to find the perfect spot […]

Cause of Venezuelan chopper crash is under investigation

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan authorities are investigating the cause of a helicopter crash that killed seven military officers while they were while heading to a state where President Nicolás Maduro was visiting troops. The crash of the Cougar helicopter on the southeastern outskirts of Caracas yesterday followed days of upheaval during which opposition leader […]

Morning exercise kick-starts seniors’ brains

From Newsmax Want a quick brain boost? A morning session of exercise and short walks throughout the day provide a number of brain benefits for older adults, a new study says. The findings show that people should avoid uninterrupted sitting to maintain good mental function throughout the day. The study also indicates that moderate-intensity exercise […]

Preserving your health while battling Osteoporosis

By Lynn Allison From Newsmax May is National Osteoporosis Month and the National Osteoporosis Foundation has introduced new resources including interactive digital tools, a podcast, and a first-of-its-kind patient registry in honor of its 35th anniversary. Just last month the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a new injectable osteoporosis drug called Evenity which is very […]

TT’s Kevin Adonis Browne wins OCM Bocas Prize

From NewsDay AN innovative hybrid book combining essays and memoir with photography has been named the winner of the 2019 OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature. High Mas: Carnival and the Poetics of Caribbean Culture by Trinidadian writer and photographer Kevin Adonis Browne is the first non-fiction book to win the most prestigious international award […]

Puzzles for May 7 2019 Number search/Sudoku/Word search/Crossword

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