September 17, 2019

MOOC: Inequalities in Latin America and the Caribbean

From UNESCO The third and final edition of the MOOC “Inequalities in Latin America and the Caribbean. Research, Policies and Management for Social Transformations” finished this month. Almost 4,000 people registered in the course, from more than 100 countries of the globe. During the three editions of the MOOC, more than 11,000 people from more […]

How to plan for a forced early retirement

By Bryan Kuderna From Newsmax There are countless articles on retiring early, I’ve even written some of them. It’s a goal many Americans dream of, work towards, and aggressively save to enjoy. However, according to the Center for Retirement Research, 37% of retirees had to stop working sooner than expected. A forced early retirement might […]

Dorian disaster relief

UPDATE: Hurricane Dorian Disaster Relief From Damianos Sotheby’s International Realty Nassau, The Bahamas (Sept. 17, 2019) Dear family, friends, and clients, We are very grateful for your continued love, support, and donations towards the rebuilding efforts after Hurricane Dorian. We are thankful that all of our team members are safe, with the majority relocated to other areas of The Bahamas and […]

Observance of National Heroes Day in St. Kitts and Nevis

September 16th 2019 Every nation has its heroes. These are people who have furthered their Country’s standing through their struggle, herculean efforts, sacrifice and productive outputs. The Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis is no exception and it is fitting that on National Heroes Day our citizens and residents commemorate those who have left a lasting […]

Use international agreements to pressure Brazil on Amazon fires

The EU’s planned trade agreement with the Mercosur countries of South America can help pressure the Brazilian government into taking stronger action to stop the fires in the Amazon rainforest, say EPP Group Members debating the issue in the European Parliament. Mairead McGuinness of Ireland says instead of slamming the tariff-slashing accord – the final […]

Oil spike another reason for Fed to cut rates

From Newsmax Surging oil prices will probably reinforce the Federal Reserve’s resolve to cut interest rates this week as insurance against rising global risks, though the immediate effect on the U.S. economy is likely to be small. The Federal Open Market Committee is widely expected to lower rates by a quarter percentage point at a […]

Caribbean Airlines represents at 2019 edition of the World Airline Road Race (WARR)

Piarco, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I., September 17, 2019 — Nine Caribbean Airlines employees participated in the 2019 edition of the prestigious World Airline Road Race (WARR), held in Amsterdam from September 05-09. Now in its 38th year, WARR is a professionally run volunteer-driven four-day event, put on by airline members who host fellow colleagues in […]

Laughlin offers exhilarating events and outdoor entertainment this Fall

LAUGHLIN, Nev. (Sept. 17, 2019) — From outdoor concerts and car shows, to year-round outdoor hiking and water activities, Laughlin visitors are encouraged to head outside this fall with an incredible lineup of outdoor events and recreational activities.Upcoming events and activities include:  Outdoor Concerts From an intimate outdoor amphitheater to a 21,000-seat outdoor concert hall, a […]

NY Times challenged over Kavanaugh allegations

From Newsmax Between an offensive tweet and a significant revision, The New York Times’ handling of a new sexual misconduct allegation against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh attracted almost as much attention as the accusation itself. The story also gave President Donald Trump and his allies fresh ammunition in his campaign against the media, where […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Cayman: CUC Scheduled Outage : Fountain Road, West Bay : Fri., September 20, 2019 Monday, September 16, 2019 Information on Scheduled Outage Area : Date : Time : Fountain Road, West Bay Friday, September 20, 2019 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. CUC advises customers on Fountain Road in West Bay that they will experience interruptions […]