November 24, 2017

Cayman Islands ACC make 13th arrest

Investigators from the Anti-Corruption Commission arrested a 31 year old female from the Prospect area yesterday (22) morning. The arrest was made in connection with an ongoing investigation and previous arrests made on 19, 24 and 27 January 2017, 31 May 2017, 7, 14 and 16 November 2017. A total of thirteen persons have now […]

The French Caribbean Islands of Guadeloupe and Martinique are Open for Business and Welcoming Tourists

NEWS PROVIDED BY Martinique Tourism Authority , Guadeloupe Islands Tourism Board NEW YORK, Nov. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Following the Caribbean’s severe hurricane season, the Martinique Tourism Authority and the Tourism Board of the Islands of Guadeloupewere and are thankful to report that both destinations emerged totally unscathed from these powerful storms. Both French Caribbean islands […]

Surprise: This $20 home monitoring camera actually doesn’t suck

By Chris Velazc From engadget You could set up five of these for the price of one Amazon Cloud Cam. Most of the low-end connected cameras you’ll find on store shelves will run you at least $50, and more feature-rich options like Amazon’s Cloud Cam and Logitech’s Circle 2 are north of $100. The prospect […]

Leaders, officials in New York for hurricane pledging conference

By Bert Wilkinson |From Amsterdam News Caribbean leaders and officials were in New York this week for a major international pledging conference aimed at raising more than $3 billion to help rebuild several islands nations that were pulverized by back-to-back Category 5 hurricanes this season the 15-nation bloc said Monday. The leaders of Dominica, St. […]

Confirmation drilling started for geothermal project on Nevis, Caribbean

By Alexander Richter From Think Geoenergy The drilling rig for confirmation drilling activities for the Nevis geothermal project in the Caribbean has been set up and has started to drill. Nevis commences it’s Geothermal Development with Geothermal confirmation “Test-Well” drilling, during today’s ribbon-cutting ceremony. To begin drilling operations, Deputy Premier, Mark Brantley and President of […]

Barbados secures several wins at this years Caribbean Tourism Awards

From ICTM In an exclusive media awards ceremony held recently by the Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO) at Fox@Excel, Barbados came out on top winning several awards on the night. Best National Newspaper Feature award was received by Ally Farrell for her remarkable piece in The Sun titled ‘Croon with A View’, which beautifully documented her […]

Outrage over termination of TPS for Haitians

BY NELSON A. KING From Caribbean Life Black Democratic congressional leaders have joined Caribbean legislators in expressing outrage over the Trump administra­tion’s decision to terminate Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for nearly 60,000 undocumented Haitian nationals residing in the United States. US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Acting Secretary Elaine Duke said on Monday that she […]

This hidden gem of a game will make you want to hug your grandpa

BY JESS JOHO From Mashable The elderly rarely feature as the protagonist of a video game. I mean, it’s hard to imagine a kindly old man blasting aliens or chainsawing zombies.But the peaceful, gorgeous, easy-to-play iOS title ($4.99, also available on Google Play and Steam) Old Man’s Journey will make you rethink the kind of […]

The IAEA will assist Panama in the field of nuclear security during the visit of Pope Francis on the occasion of the World Youth Day

Vienna (Austria) – The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the Government of Panama have signed an agreement to strengthen measures of nuclear security on the occasion of World Youth Day 2019, an event of weeklong for young Catholics who are scheduled to attend Pope Francisco. Juan Carlos Lentijo, Deputy Director of the IAEA, and […]

DARPA is engineering plants to act as biohazard sensors

By Swapna Krishna, From engadget Researchers at DARPA, the DoD’s arm that focuses on developing new technology for military application, have long been trying to figure out the best way to transmit timely information, focusing on electronic and mechanical sensors to do the job. After all, it’s crucial to any military action. But it turns […]