December 5, 2019

SEAT Mii electric: making electrification affordable

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SEAT Mii electric is the first all-electric vehicle from the brand, making the technology affordable, with purchase costs on the same level as an internal combustion engine vehicle and low cost of ownership Mii electric is the ideal vehicle for the city, mixing dynamic performance with practicality thanks to its 61kW electric motor and 32.3kWh […]

The Jewish pirates who ruled the Caribbean

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By Andrew Paul From Mental Floss As European nations pushed westward in a mad dash for colonies from the 16th to 18th centuries, the Caribbean became a pirate’s paradise. Legendary sailors like Edward “Blackbeard” Teach and William “Captain” Kidd famously stalked the waters in search of vulnerable trading vessels. What’s less well known is that […]

Community, culture, and good food: Time Out’s diversification model

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By Sahar Amer from Reuters Community Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2019 found that publishers implementing paywalls, membership schemes and digital subscriptions over the last few years have not yet had substantial impact. It is not a new phenomenon that publishers have incorporated various revenue sources, such as events, branded content and ecommerce as part of their business models in order […]

First International Conference on Sargassum in Guadeloupe concludes successfully

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Tuesday, October 29, 2019 — The 1st International Conference on Sargassum was successfully hosted in Guadeloupe. The event which took place from October 23-26, 2019 brought together stakeholders from the Caribbean and other countries of the world to discuss the issue of sargassum. The general public is invited to watch the videos of the conferences on […]

UK: Essex lorry deaths – 39 bodies found in shipping container

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From BBC The bodies of 39 people have been found in a lorry container in Essex. The vehicle was found shortly before 01:40 BST at Waterglade Industrial Park in Grays, police said. Essex Police said the trailer has been moved to a secure location where the bodies of those inside – a teenager and 38 […]

2019 Rugby World Cup Quarter-finals – results: England 40-16 Australia

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Find out how England reached the World Cup semi-finals for the first time in 12 years By Sarah Mockford Head-to-Head Played – 51 England wins – 25 Australia wins – 25 Draws – 1 Did you know? Jonny May won his 50th cap and became the first England player to score two tries in a […]

Culture of the Cayman Islands – what to expect as a newcomer

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Lifestyles are diverse all around the world. Different destinations offer different attractions. Choosing the best place to live in is, therefore, a matter of somebody’s preferences. A peaceful, cozy, family town, or the urban and never-ending speed of cities. The decision is all yours. However, if you are planning to move somewhere in the Caribbean, […]

Caribbean Statistics Day: OECS Commission features Gatlin Roberts

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By Loverly Anthony Outgoing Chief Statistician for St. Vincent and the Grenadines reflects on almost four-decade tenure Wednesday, October 16, 2019 — In observance of Caribbean Statistics Day 2019, the OECS Statistics in Focus sat down with outgoing Chief Statistician in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Gatlin Roberts. A native of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, […]

Community, culture, and good food: Time Out’s diversification model

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As publishers continue face increasing pressure to diversify revenue streams, Time Out Group find a potentially sustainable and rewarding solution. By Saher Amer From Reuters Community Reuters Institute Digital News Report 2019 found that publishers implementing paywalls, membership schemes and digital subscriptions over the last few years have not yet had substantial impact. It is not a new phenomenon […]

Hazell McKenzie releases ‘Suitcase of Dreams’ on Nov 5th 2019

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From Entertainment Junkie New York, NY (Sonique Solutions) – Caribbean-American Mental Health Advocate Hazell McKenzie is set to release her new book ‘Suitcase of Dreams’ to the masses. These memoirs aim to be a beacon of hope to those who are struggling through the various stages of mental illness and to provide real insight and […]