November 17, 2019

9 Best beach bars in the Caribbean

The Caribbean is the world’s beach bar capital. Here, you have your pick of blissful beachside experiences, from bumping reggae bars in Jamaica, to laid-back shacks in the Bahamas. Looking for some of the Caribbean’s most incredible beach bars? With so many to choose, this list could easily top 30 or more. But we’ve whittled […]

Miss Jamaica World 2019 is Toni-Ann Singh

From Caribbean National Weekly KINGSTON, Jamaica – Toni-Ann Singh, 23, a recent graduate of Florida State University was crowned Miss Jamaica World 2019 last Saturday at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel from a field of 16 contestants. A former contestant in the Florida Caribbean Association pageant Sing was encouraged to enter the Miss Jamaica World pageant by […]

Non-stop flights, triple miles & two bags free this Christmas for travel between Montego Bay & Fort Lauderdale

Piarco, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I., September 27, 2019 — Caribbean Airlines customers now have more options for travel between South Florida and Jamaica from December 15, 2019 to January 07, 2020, with the introduction of seasonal non-stop service between Sangster International Airport, Montego Bay and Hollywood International, Fort Lauderdale. Starting immediately, customers can make bookings […]

Jamaican born, Grammy nominated Maestro Dr. Monty Alexander spotlights on Rastafarian, Thelonious Monk and the West Indian influences of Jazz on new album

Thurs. Sept. 19, 2019: Jamaica’s world-renowned, Grammy-nominated international musician, Dr. Monty Alexander, CD, celebrated his 75th birthday in style this year, releasing his new album that has already grabbed the number 1 spot on US Jazz and NACC radio a mere 2 weeks after its release. ‘Wareika Hill RastaMonk Vibrations’ is an album unlike any that Dr. Alexander has released […]

Oliver Samuels and Volier Johnson to debut ‘Krazy but True’ in South Florida

From Caribbean National Weekly MIRAMAR, Florida – Comedy legends Oliver Samuels and Volier Johnson will bring a barrel of laughter to Florida as they star in the gala world premiere of new comedy Krazy but True,set for September 27 to 29. Oliver delivers one of the most powerful and memorable performances in the history of his career, […]

Caribbean Airlines to start service between Kingston, Jamaica and Havana, Cuba from November 6, 2019

From Caribbean Airlines Piarco, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I., September 11, 2019 -Caribbean Airlines announces the start of twice weekly non-stop service between Kingston, Jamaica and Havana, Cuba from November 06, 2019. This new flight will operate on Wednesdays and Fridays, using a Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft, with a seating capacity of 150, adding 300 seats […]

The Pybus philosophy in Windies cricket

From The University of the West Indies The CLR James Cricket Research Centre, Cave Hill, Barbados. Friday, September 6, 2019—Two photographs in as many days tell the story of the future of West Indies cricket. The first captures Floyd Reifer, West Indies interim cricket coach, in conversation with Jamaican Dr Glen Mills, the world’s best […]

“Jamaica Live” to the world

From South Florida Caribbean News KINGSTON, Jamaica – Jamaica’s newest reggae music package being offered to the world took off in Kingston on Saturday August 17 at Serengeti, Hope Gardens, called Jamaica Live. Jamaica Live is a monthly musical concert series featuring mainly Reggae artistes, with some Hip Hop and R&B artistes, along with special fusion […]

[Cayman:] First Rock in need of more cash soon

By Durrant Pate From Jamaica Observer $2.5 billion raised in private placement earlier this year close to being used up First Rock Capital Holdings is admitting that it has deployed almost all of the $2.5 billion raised from a private placement earlier this year and will shortly be in need of more cash for investment purposes. […]

Caribbean Airlines announces special 25% off Flash Sale for new service between Kingston and Grand Cayman

Piarco, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I. August 29, 2019: Caribbean Airlines is having a special 25 percent flash sale for travel between Kingston and Grand Cayman, effective Thursday August 29, 2019. Customers taking advantage of this special sale offer on the airline’s new service can purchase a return ticket for as low as USD$294 providing that […]