February 20, 2018

The Editor Speaks: Honda Civics

There is a spate of car theft here. It seems hardly a weekend goes by when we learn of another car theft or thefts. The stealing seems to be in pairs. Just this weekend we received a report from the RCIPS of two more cars gone missing. And once again they are Honda Civics. If […]

Lost in Translation? GM Plant Shutdown Shocks South Korea

From Newsmax Only weeks into a new job heading General Motors Co’s international operations, Barry Engle flew into a frigid South Korea in January and held a series of meetings with government officials to discuss the future of GM’s loss-making local unit. In what they thought were meet-and-greet introductions, senior officials agreed to work with […]

Facebook loses Belgian privacy case, faces fine up to $125 million

A Belgian court threatened Facebook with a fine of up to 100 million euros ($125 million) if it continued to break privacy laws by tracking people on third party websites. In a case brought by Belgium’s privacy watchdog, the court also ruled on Friday that Facebook had to delete all data it had gathered illegally […]

Gonsalves steps down from ECCB’s Monetary Council

From Jamaica Observer CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) — Prime Minister Dr Ralph Gonsalves of St Vincent and the Grenadines has been hailed for his contribution to the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB). Gonsalves, one of the longest serving members of the Monetary Council has stepped down, paving the way for his […]

Become a coding ninja and roll in the big bucks with help from this $35 bundle of online classes

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Did you know there is a Cayman Armoured Vehicle (ARV)?

Belarus’ 140 Armor Repair Plant has developed the Kaiman (Cayman) ARV From Army Recognition Belarusian army receives Chinese-made 4×4 armored vehicles The Belarusian Armed Forces are receiving Chinese-made CS/VN3 Dajiang (Dragon) 4×4 armored vehicles, according to the press department of Belarus’ Ministry of Defense (MoD). Another batch of Dajiang vehicles was delivered to Belarus in […]

JSE Partners with the 3rd Caribbean Finance & Investment Forum

From Jamaica Stock Exchange Courtesy of LatinFinance website: After years of executing on major reforms to strengthen the private investment landscape and shore up fiscal accounts, Caribbean economies are back in the game. Regional governments are now stepping up their engagement with the global financial community as they look to finance their way towards sustainable […]

‘Black Panther’: All the box office records it broke (and almost broke) in its $235m debut

By Scott Mendelson, Forbes Contributor, From Forbes I cover the film industry. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. The numbers are in and Black Panther is a monster hit. More than that, it has already earned a place in the box office history books in just its first three-to-four days of release. The […]

The Editor Speaks: Pop-ups

Virtually every Internet website I log onto (excepting ours) has these annoying pop-ups. Most are ads and others want to know where I’m located. Yes, I know you can use ad-blocker and settings in your web-browser. However, when you do that now, more and more websites will not allow you to read their content because […]

Gov. Rick Scott: FBI Answer ‘Unacceptable’ on Florida Shooting, Wray Should Resign

By Cathy Burke From Newsmax Florida’s GOP Gov. Rick Scott on Friday issued a stern call for FBI Director Christopher Wray to resign in the wake of revelations the bureau failed to act on a frightening tip about the suspect in a deadly school rampage. In a statement, Scott called the failure “unacceptable.” “Seventeen innocent […]