Tuesday, August 20, 2019
  • Home
Home 2014 October

Monthly Archives: October 2014

Regional drivers confirmed for ROC Caribbean in Barbados

Spectators at Bushy Park Barbados, venue for Race of Champions 2014 BUSHY PARK, Barbados -- The two-driver teams selected to represent Guyana, Jamaica and Trinidad...

West Indies cricket stakeholders to meet on Friday

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- Through the facilitation of Dr Ralph Gonsalves, the prime minister of St Vincent and the Grenadines, "Dave" Cameron, president...

Letter to WICB president from St Vincent prime minister

The Prime Minister St Vincent and the Grenadines West Indies October 23, 2014 Mr. Dave Cameron President West Indies Cricket Board P.O. Box 616W St. John's Antigua RE: CURRENT CHALLENGES FACING WICB AND...

Letter: The ‘Third Reich’ and ‘Project Grenada’; Chime FM shut down

Dear Sir: The Third Reich and Project Grenada seems to have one main objective in common and that is the creation of a one party...

Commentary: Not only cricket but West Indian self-worth at stake

By Sir Ronald Sanders In a letter to the president of the West Indies Cricket Board of Control (WICB), Whycliffe ‘Dave’ Cameron, the prime minister...

Commentary: People of the Caribbean, beware of Minister Farrakhan

By Anthony L Hall Minister Louis Farrakhan began preaching about black empowerment and self-reliance long before President Barack Obama was born. And, based on his...

Press freedom organisation puts ten faces to its ‘Fightimpunity’ campaign

PARIS, France -- Press freedom organisation Reporters Without Borders (RWB) is highlighting ten emblematic cases of impunity as part of its #FightImpunity campaign for...

Just a click away: CXC launching online store

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- The Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) in collaboration with Macmillan will launch CXC’s online commercial presence called the CXC Store at www.cxc-store.com on...

Caribbean tourism sector warned to make better use of technology or risk losing business

SCARBOROUGH, Tobago -- If the Caribbean tourism industry is not prepared to cater to visitors in this new digital age, they will lose business...

Haitian beer and rum may now be exported to Dominican Republic

By Rachel Belt PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (HCNN) -- Haitian prime minister, Laurent Lamothe, announced on Wednesday that Haiti will now be able to export its famous...

Sick visitor triggers Ebola response protocol in Bahamas

By Royston Jones Jr. Nassau Guardian Staff Reporter NASSAU, Bahamas -- A woman traveling to The Bahamas from the United States on Wednesday triggered the...

German entrepreneurs urged to invest in Haiti

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (L) with Haitian president Michel Martelly By Joseph Guyler Delva BERLIN, Germany (HCNN) -- Haiti's President Michel Martelly met German Chancellor Angela...

LIAT to cut fleet in 2015

ST JOHN'S, Antigua -- Regional airline LIAT is about to embark on its annual budget planning exercise and to put in place its operational...

Dominica ruling party predicted to win next general elections

ROSEAU, Dominica -- A Caribbean Development Research Services (CADRES) poll has predicted yet another term for the Dominica Labour Party government. On Wednesday, CADRES released...

USVI refinery sale agreement signed amid rising concerns

US Virgin Islands Governor John de Jongh (seated left) and Robert Moore, Chief Executive Officer of Atlantic Basin Refining VI sign an Operating Agreement...

Letter: What chance of a coup in St Vincent and the Grenadines anytime soon?

Dear Sir: Let’s get one thing straight, the Bailey bridges are a ULP election propaganda project. Why on earth would we need a ceremony to...

Letter: Lies and deception

Dear Sir: Diversion has always been part of the New National Party (NNP) government’s political life, and there is a long tradition of bread and...

Commentary: The declaration of independence: Did it transcend time, people and place?

By D. Markie Spring Every October 27, the big question surfaces – how far have we come? According to history, St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG)...

Commentary: Grenada Constitutional Reform: The CCJ issue

By J. K. Roberts Undoubtedly the goal for reforming the constitution of Grenada is to clear the way for replacing the London-based Privy Council with...

Grammy Award winning musicians to perform at Dominican Republic Jazz Festival

Dominican Republic Jazz Festival. Photo: Ivan Mendez FoToGrAfIkA SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic -- Grammy Award winning musicians will perform at the 18th Dominican Republic Jazz...