January 24, 2020

Caribbean Export supports the business of fashion in the Caribbean

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Bridgetown, BARBADOS, October 25, 2018. Fashion is a key sector of the region’s creative industries with designers creating some of the most unique styles inspired by their environments. Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export) in cooperation with the European Union is supporting the participation of eight (8) CARIFORUM based designers in this years’ International Fashion […]

4 places to celebrate Carnival in the Caribbean [and there is a 5th]

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By Andrea Guthmann From Chicago Tribune Carnival is about over-the-top, shed-your-inhibitions fun. Like Mardi Gras, it’s traditionally a last chance for excess before the solemn season of Lent for Catholics. The annual bash is practically synonymous with Rio de Janeiro. But it’s also a big deal in the Caribbean, which, despite popular belief, isn’t one […]