September 21, 2019

RC changed cruise industry

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8 ways Royal Caribbean changed the cruise industry By Matt Hochberg From Royal Caribbean Blog Royal Caribbean is celebrating its 50th birthday this year and with a milestone of that magnitude, it seems fitting to review the cruise industry firsts that figuratively put Royal Caribbean on the map. Innovation is a byproduct of competition among […]

St. Kitts-Nevis holds bilateral meeting with Norway on the sideline of 40th Regular CARICOM Heads of Government Conference

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On the heels of engaging with the Prime Minister of Norway, Her Excellency Erna Solberg during a breakfast meeting focused on resolving the political crisis in Venezuela, the Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris sat down with his Norwegian counterpart again on Friday, July 5th, 2019, this time for […]

Norway cruise ship arrives at port after passenger airlifts

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From BBC A cruise ship that got into trouble off the Norwegian coast has arrived safely at the port of Molde after the dramatic rescue of hundreds of people. The Viking Sky lost power on Saturday and sent out a distress signal after it began drifting towards land. Almost 500 of the 1,373 people on […]

10 technologies that will change the construction industry in 2019

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The construction industry has been evolving with the influence of modern technology such as workforce management and data analytics. During last year, construction technology investment has grown by 30% according to GenieBelt, which costs $1.05 billion, the estimated value of the sector in the year 2020.   The construction industry has been characterized by being […]

9 cat breeds that get along well with dogs

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By Mary Daly from Care2 Cats and dogs: Friends or foes? Although these animals have to overcome some language barriers and natural tendencies, they’re not necessarily sworn enemies. The truth is many cats and dogs can coexist peacefully — or even become best friends — if their personalities align and they’re properly socialized. Here are […]

Royal Caribbean is turning 50 years old. Here’s how they plan to celebrate

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From Sun Sentinel Royal Caribbean turns the big 50 next year. To celebrate, the cruise ship company based in Miami is throwing a “50 Years Bold Birthday Cruise” which will be aboard its new Symphony of the Seas — the largest cruise ship in the world — on Nov. 2. 2019. The seven-night Caribbean cruise, […]

Inside largest cruise ship

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First look: Inside Symphony of the Seas, world’s largest cruise ship Royal Caribbean is throwing itself a blow-out anniversary party, and you’re all invited. The Miami-based cruise giant has revealed plans for a “50 Years Bold Birthday Cruise” to celebrate its 50th anniversary, which is taking place this year. Kicking off in Miami on November […]

Commercial whaling denied

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Japan’s proposal to resume commercial whaling denied From Sea Shepherd During the 67th International Whaling Comission (IWC), held in Florianopolis, Japan lost the vote on their proposal for the return of commercial whaling. Florianopolis, BRAZIL – Sep 14th, 2018 – The 67th International Whaling Commission meeting (IWC) just finished in Brazil. This year, the biannual […]

Youngest billionaires in the world

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The youngest billionaires in the world are Norwegian sisters worth nearly $1.5 billion each who love horses, high fashion, and exotic travel By Matthew Michaels From Business Insider The world’s youngest billionaires are Alexandra and Katharina Andresen, Norwegian sisters who own part of an old family company, Ferd. The Andresen sisters are just 21 and […]

Kids learn the bitter realities of the gender pay gap

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BY PETRANA RADULOVIC From Mashable Ah, childhood. A blissful time when harsh realities like the gender pay gap are so distant. But these kids are about to learn a very important lesson. This video by the Finance Sector of Norway shows four pairs of kids (one girl and one boy in each pair) and asks […]