August 14, 2018

Antigua: Businessman out on bail in alleged underage sex case

From Antigua Observer A popular businessman accused of having sex with two 13-year-old girls is to return to court for committal on November 7. This is when he is expected to be told whether he will face trial in the High Court before a judge and jury. Specifically, the man is facing two counts of […]

Aquaponics: new ways to help reduce the OECS Food Import Bill

Sunday, August 12, 2018 — Tackling the region’s high food import bill and improving food security is increasingly being explored through aquaponics or the production of food that combines aquaculture (farming fish) with hydroponics (cultivating plants in water) in a symbiotic environment. This potential was highlighted by the recent visit to the Choiseul aquaponics facility and […]

BYFX Global Co., Limited is granted Full Securities Investment Business License

BYFX Global Co., Limited is granted Full Securities Investment Business License (Reference number. 1458866) By CIMA to act as a Market Maker PRESS RELEASE PR Newswire Aug. 12, 2018, 08:00 PM GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, Aug. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — BYFX Global Co., Limited is pleased to announce The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA) has granted BYFX […]

The Caribbean’s finest food and drinks to inspire at SIAL 2018

From Caribbean EXPORT Bridgetown, BARBADOS, August 13, 2018. The Caribbean is widely known for its impeccable beaches, rhythmic music and tantalizing food, not to mention the rum! At this years’ SIAL, Paris from October 21-25, 2018 visitor will get the opportunity to sample first hand a collection of the Caribbean’s finest food and beverage producers […]

Guyanese CSEC students, others has performed better this year

By Wonita Stephens From Guyana Guardian A larger number of Guyanese students and their Caribbean counterparts has done much better at this year’s CSEC examinations when compared to last year. At a ceremony held in Grenada earlier today to reveal the collective results of this years CSEC, the Caribbean Examinations Council has presented figures which suggest […]

Russia warns US: Bank curbs would be an Act of Economic War

From Newsmax Russia warned the United States Friday that it would regard any U.S. move to curb the activities of its banks as a declaration of economic war which it would retaliate against, stepping up a war of words with Washington over spiralling sanctions.The warning, from Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, reflects Russian fears over the […]

Videoship to showcase Media Beach Global News Exchange at Public Media Alliance and Caribbean Broadcast Union Annual General Assembly

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Aug. 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VideoShip Enterprise Ltd., a global leader in advanced workflow and Content Distribution Network (CDN) services for the broadcast, film and cable industries, is showcasing their Media Beach Global News Exchange technology at the Public Media Alliance (PMA) Global Conference and the Caribbean Broadcast Union (CBU) 49th Annual […]

Caribbean Americans & friends of the Caribbean honored

From Tallahassee Democrat This year marks the 10th anniversary since the Caribbean American Heritage Council (CAHC) has honored Caribbean Americans and friends of the Caribbean, in recognition of June as National Caribbean American Heritage Month. At the Caribbean Community Leadership Awards Dinner on June 24, four women were honored for their achievements and contributions to […]

TOGAF Open Group Certification – Why you need it and How to get?

If enterprise architecture or say the IT Business Processes are the main focus of your career, then let me tell you that this is the right time for you to pursue an Open Group certification programme. The Open Group certification is generally believed to be a global IT consortium that helps in boosting up all […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices Cayman Islands Accountants Charity Run Sat Aug 18 The Cayman Islands Institute of Professional Accountants (CIIPA) invites the community to walk or run for Special Olympics Cayman Islands (SOCI). CIIPA’s annual charity run has raised more than $30,000 for local charities in […]