August 14, 2018

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 […]

Is salt ACTUALLY bad for you? See our expert opinion…

By Tim Skwiat From BioTrust Nutrition When it comes to nutrition—as with most things in life—we tend to look for black and white answers, gravitate toward extremes, and label things as “good” and “bad.” We’re often guilty of finger-pointing, isolating single nutrients (and foods that contain them) as the culprits to all our health problems. […]

Multiple stab wounds

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio I recently enjoyed the latest version of Murder on the Orient Express. I’m certain everyone’s seen at least one version of this Agatha Christie classic but if you haven’t, it’s alright because I won’t tell you who done it. The antagonist in the film is named Mr. Ratchett but […]

Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. falls most in 5 Years on Foxtel spending

From Newsmax Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. fell the most in more than five years after the company said it will invest more in its Australian cable network. On an earnings call Thursday, Chief Financial Officer Susan Panuccio said there will be “some short-term reinvestment required” at the business, called Foxtel, to attract subscribers, as well […]

Beware: Your dog’s food may be deadly

By Lynn Allison  From Newsmax It’s been a “ruff” time lately for the pet food industry. Celebrity chef Rachael Ray was slapped with a $5 million lawsuit against her dog food brand, Nutrish, claiming that it contains harmful chemicals. According to reports, the food allegedly contains glyphosate, a herbicide found in common weed killers like […]

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 […]