April 16, 2021

Women’s rights around the world: Caribbean victims of sexual assault are ignored, activists say

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BY JAMIE JOSEPH From IB Times Jamaican co-founder Latoya Nugent of the Tambourine Army was arrested and charged last week with three counts of “malicious communication” for exposing a list of alleged sexual predators on social media, Reuters reported Wednesday. Nugent’s case has resurfaced the debate in the Caribbean over whether victims should be allowed […]

Haiti trounce Antigua & Barbuda 4-0 to take Caribbean Under-20 title

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From Guyana Chronicle WILLEMSTAD, Curacao – Roberto Louima and Ronaldo Damus scored two goals each as Haiti earned a 4-0 win over Antigua & Barbuda in the final of Caribbean Under-20 qualifying on Sunday at the Stadion Ergilio Hato.With the victory, the Haitians completed the competition — which started in June and qualified five teams […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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  Cayman Islands Pirates Week calls for food vendors The Pirates Week Festival Office is inviting participants for the annual Food Festival to submit their vendor applications for the below dates/times:   Friday 11th November George Town 6:00pm to 2:00am Saturday 12th November George Town 1:00pm to midnight Saturday 19th November George Town 2:00pm to […]

Five Caribbean Nations forecast to grow the fastest this year

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From News Americas Now News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 24, 2016: While the global economy is still struggling and many countries in the Caribbean are facing a harsher world, there are at least five that are forecast to grow the fastest this year according to the latest IMF World Economic and Financial Surveys. […]

St Kitts-Nevis government downplays Canada’s visa travel restrictions

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From Caribbean360 BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, 2014, CMC – The St. Kitts-Nevis government Monday sought to downplay the decision by Canada to impose visa restrictions on nationals from the twin-island Federation wanting to visit the North American country, noting that since the September 2011 terrorist attacks on the United States countries have been reviewing their immigration […]

St. Kitts named in Top 25 islands for golf globally

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From eGlobal Travel Industry News BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – As published in the Fall 2014 issue of LINKS Magazine, a top US national golf publication available in print and online, St. Kitts & Nevis is ranked among the Top 25 Islands in the world purely on the strength of its golf. “As a golfer myself, […]

CONCACAF Upcoming Confederation Action

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*All times listed are in US Eastern Time Wednesday, August 20, 2014 CONCACAF Champions League – Group Stage – DC United (USA) vs. Waterhouse FC (JAM) @ 20:00 – RFK Stadium, Washington, DC, USA – Club Deportivo FAS (SLV) vs. Impact de Montreal (CAN) @ 22:00 – Estadio Cuscatlán, San Salvador, El Salvador Women’s Friendly […]