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Archives for October 15, 2019

Vincentian designer Kimya Glasgow hosts fashion show at Casino des Trois Ilets in Martinique

Monday, October 14, 2019 — On the eve of Paris Fashion week, St. Vincent and the Grenadines national Kimya Glasgow presented a retrospective of her most iconic looks at the prestigious Casino des Trois Ilets located in the touristic area of « La Pointe du Bout ». The popular Vincentian designer is making the most of her business […]

UK: Billionaire Joseph DaGrosa & GACP Sports take next step towards potential Newcastle United takeover

By Liam Kennedy from Shields Gazette Billionaire Joseph DaGrosa and GACP Sports have taken the next step towards facilitating a takeover of Newcastle United. The Gazette can reveal that DaGrosa’s US investment firm – who are working with former Manchester United and Chelsea chief Peter Kenyon – have within the last seven days progressed their bid by […]

Cricket: Barbados Tridents won 2019 Caribbean Premier League title

From Sport 102 It is a big shock for the fans of Guyana Amazon Warriors. All the season fo the 2019 Caribbean Premier League, the team of Guyana played brilliantly but in the end, they could not finish it well. The title of Caribbean Premier League remains untouched for them. In the final, once again, […]

Caribbean Export signs three MOUs with strategic partners to support the Caribbean’s export growth.

Bridgetown, Barbados, October 15, 2019 – The recently held CARIFORUM-EU Business Forum drew record numbers of senior level European and Caribbean policy makers, European buyers and Caribbean exhibitors, to the 4th hosting of the event and the first ever to be held in Frankfurt, Germany. Three MOUs were signed between the Caribbean Export Development Agency […]

Miami J’ouvert

Miami J’ouvert Delivers Endless Caribbean Fun From EBUZZ NEWS Miami Carnival is anticipated annually. Thousands flock to the hot Miami Beach hotels, enjoying the Collins Avenue atmosphere in the days leading up to the J’ouvert on the Saturday and the parade of the bands on the Sunday. With endless restaurants shopping and entertainment options in […]

IMF WEO sees global economy in ‘synchronized slowdown’

The IMF’s latest World Economic Outlook (WEO) sees the global economy in a “synchronized slowdown” and weakened by rising trade barriers and increasing geopolitical tensions.  “The global outlook remains precarious, with a synchronized slowdown and an uncertain recovery. At 3 percent growth, there is no room for policy mistakes and an urgent need for policymakers […]

AP Explains: Columbus, once immigrant hero, now heel to some

Associated Press From wttw PBS ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The image and story of Christopher Columbus, the 15th century navigator who began European incursions into the Americas, have changed in the U.S. over the decades. Columbus was an obscure figure until his adventures were revitalized in the 1800s. By the 1990s, a new generation of […]

Policeman convicted of rape gets 43 years imprisonment in Trinidad

From Jamaica Gleaner PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – A policeman who was found guilty of grievous sexual assault, rape, assault occasioning actual bodily harm, assault and false imprisonment was on Friday sentenced to 43 years in prison. It’s reported that the cop – Vishal Ragoo, 40, had been having sex with a girl since […]

Jamaica: Government launches water monitoring initiative in schools

By Garfield Angus From JIS Story Highlights To advance the culture of water conservation, the Government has launched a water monitoring initiative among primary and high school students. Under the programme, called ‘Water IQ Initiative’, or ‘WiQi’, the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Rural Water Supply Limited (RWSL), National Water Commission (NWC), and […]

$1.4 Trillion crypto scam to be analyzed at OffshoreAlert London

From OffshoreAlert The biggest scam in the history of finance will be scrutinized at next month’s OffshoreAlert Conference on financial intelligence and investigations in London. The fraud – which is ongoing – involves the massive price manipulation of Bitcoin and other major cryptocurrencies like Litecoin, Ethereum, Zcash, and Dash so insiders can clean-up. Click here to register […]