October 18, 2019

Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court launches Mediation Public Education Campaign

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ECSC – an Institution of the OECS Wednesday, October 9, 2019 — The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court – Dominica Circuit launched the Court’s Connected Mediation Public Education 2019 and Beyond Programme on Friday, October 4, with support from the Canadian-funded Judicial Reform and Institutional Strengthening (JURIST) Project. The purpose of the media launch was to sensitize the media, […]

Best places for honeymoon goers in the Caribbean islands

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With dozens of beautiful places surrounding the Caribbean islands, it is hard to decide which destination is your dream destination. Nearly every island provides soft sands, crystal clear ocean water, tropical breezes, and resorts to make the dream come true. There are more than 20 islands in the Caribbean that are tempting for the honeymoon […]

Grenada visitor arrivals showing strong results in 2019

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From Caribbean News Now ST GEORGE’S, Grenada – On the heels of double-digit growth and a landmark total visitor arrival of 528,077 in 2018, the Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) is delighted to report positive growth in total visitor arrivals of one percent for the first half of 2019.  The destination welcomed a total of 318,559 […]

SportsArt celebrates environmentally conscious business at Chief Awards in Miami

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Jaime Fairfoot Calls on Hospitality Businesses to Invest in Sustainable Tourism Initiatives MIAMI (July 26, 2019) – Jaime Fairfoot, director of sales and business development at SportsArt, is urging Caribbean leaders to do more to encourage businesses investing in initiatives which protect the environment and promote sustainable tourism development. “Green businesses need to be the […]

Grenada beat Cayman Islands as CONCACAF qualifying for Tokyo 2020 continues

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By Dan Palmer From Inside The Games Grenada beat hosts Cayman Islands 1-0 as the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) qualifying process for the Tokyo 2020 men’s Olympic tournament continued. Darren Modoo scored the only goal of the game in the 54th minute to give his side the perfect start […]

OECS youth entrepreneurs explore new horizons in Denmark

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By Kwesi Roberts Thursday, July 11, 2019 — For the first time, three youth entrepreneurs from the OECS pitched their business startups at the Creative Business Cup (CBC) in Copenhagen, Denmark. Kenna Questelles George from St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Founder of LinkUp; Tamara Prosper from Grenada, Founder ofTambaran by Tamara; and Denell Floirus from Saint Lucia, Founder of EcoCarib.  […]

Residential property markets and investments in Caribbean

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Caribbean – a place with beautiful beaches and sunny days. If you are considering buying a real estate in the Caribbean or investing in them, then you should be informed and fully prepared. Not only to prepare finances and to create a budget but also, to know where the best place in the Caribbean is […]

Destinations of the week

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GO BACK TO BLACK WITH THESE STUNNING CARIBBEAN BLACK SAND BEACHES By Monique McIntosh From Island Origins Now summer has arrived, expect your Instagram feed to fill up with stunning shots of sugar-sand beaches. The Caribbean is full of these blue-sky, white-sand vistas. But just under the radar, the islands also feature some breath-taking black-sand […]

Conclusions of the Commonwealth Health Ministers Meeting

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019 — The annual Commonwealth Health Ministers Meeting gathered officials from 53 countries in Geneva, Switzerland on 19 May 2019, to discuss the acceleration of Universal Health Coverage (UHC). Four of the six independent Member States of the OECS were represented at the meeting, namely Antigua and Barbuda, St Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia and Grenada.  The […]

Freedom of Movement Application fails At CCJ

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From Jamaica Gleaner PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – The Trinidad and Tobago-based Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) on Wednesday ruled that citizens of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) “have important rights but to exercise these rights clear documentary evidence of their nationality is required.” The ruling was handed down in the case of Bain vs. […]