November 22, 2019

The Editor Speaks: A very HAPPY Independence Day Jamaica – a place of belonging not just a place of abode

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Wednesday 6th August is Jamaica’s Independence Day. iNews Cayman wishes all Jamaicans a very happy day – their 52nd Anniversary. The Prime Minister of Jamaica, The Most Honourable Portia Simpson Miller, said it is “Fifty two years since that hopeful and expectant generation passed on to us the vibrancy of a dream of a new […]

The Editor Speak: Is mutualization a better solution to selling off government assets?

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I must admit I know absolutely nothing about mutual and when this document “Our Mutual Friends – Making the Case for Public Service Mutuals” came across my desk I looked at it with suspicion. I noticed quickly that there were over 20 pages of reading matter to plough through and I wasn’t looking forward to […]

Huge turnout in Exuma for second Sands sculling competition

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From Bahama Islands Info EXUMA, The Bahamas — Although the morning of the sculling race was gloomy and full of rain, the sun came out and allowed the Sands ‘Man in the Boat’ Sculling race to be a huge success at this year’s National Family Island Regatta in Exuma. The DJ at the regatta was […]

Ryan Pinder at the 3rd Caribbean Conference on International Financial Services‏ Mar 31, 2014 – 4:03:49 PM

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3rd Caribbean conference on the international financial services sector The Caribbean engaging the world in financial services Nassau, the Bahamas The Honourable L. Ryan Pinder Minister of Financial Services, Commonwealth of The Bahamas “Welcome Remarks” Introduction The Right Honourable Perry Gladstone Christie, Prime Minister of the Bahamas Dr. The Honourable Baldwin Spencer, Prime Minister of […]

Senior cop probing case [against T&T Minister]

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By Denyse Renne From Trinidad Express newspapers The police investigation into a report lodged by Caribbean Airlines (CAL) flight attendant Ronelle Laidlow against Minister of the People and Social Development Dr Glenn Ramadharsingh is continuing. Sources told the Express a senior police officer visited the Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (AATT) security department on […]

All sides agree on a way forward for Citrus [Belize]

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From 7News Belize For three weeks, the government has been trying to stabilize the citrus industry which ahs been crippled by a cash flow crisis at Citrus Products of Belize Limited. The company’s bank First Caribbean froze their account because their board couldn’t reach a decision on a new auditor. 11 Days ago, government announced […]

Mighty Sparrow to receive prestigious Order of Trinidad and Tobago award

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Sparrow, acknowledged as the “Calypso King of the World” returned to Trinidad and Tobago earlier this month after recovering from a diabetic coma in the United States, where he has been residing for years. PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Thursday February 20, 2014, CMC – The Trinidad and Tobago government Wednesday said it had recommended that the Grenadian-born, […]

Too black to be Prime Minister”: the shackles of mental slavery

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By Sir Ronald Sanders From Caribbean360 Mr Hinds’ statement about Dr Rowley rightly caused a stir in Trinidad and Tobago. Regrettably, it also attracted the attention of international news broadcasters, such as the British Broadcasting Corporation says Sir Ronald Sanders. BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Of all the offensive – and unintelligent – statements made in the […]

St Kitts police charge two, including a woman with Venezuelan Embassy fire

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From Caribbean360 Police confirmed that the two people had been formally arrested and charged with the offence of unlawfully and maliciously setting fire to the building on January 5. BASSETERRE, St. Kitts. Tuesday February 4, 2014, CMC – Two people, including a woman, have been charged in connection with the fire that destroyed the Venezuelan […]

Former St Lucia prime minister feels betrayed

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From Caribbean360 CASTRIES, St.Lucia, CMC – Ousted opposition leader, Stephenson King, says he feels betrayed but nevertheless humbled and inspired by the level of support from the public. On Thursday (23), one day after he was voted out of office by his fellow parliamentarians, King said the support from many citizens has pushed him to […]