Category: Dominica News

Jamaicans observe Cancer Awareness Month

Jamaicans observe Cancer Awareness Month

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. October is known as Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  During this month, many Jamaicans can be seen wearing that pink ribbon on their attire. There are several activities done within this month to increase awareness of breast cancer (the most common cancer among women in Jamaica) from Jamaica Cancer’s Society Jamaica Reach to Recovery [...]

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Come and enjoy short films on Grenada

Come and enjoy short films on Grenada

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Community news. In celebration of Grenada’s 40th year of independence, Thenublk presents an evening of short films in association with the High Commission of Grenada, Carriacou & Petit Martinique UK. The films which are being shown in the UK for the first time, document exciting stories from the island of Grenada and the Caribbean Diaspora. [...]

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Global economic sentiments and the reality of St Lucia’s market

Global economic sentiments and the reality of St Lucia’s market

| October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Business news. It is difficult to predict without fail when and, for that matter, how the trends in the market will change. Recent spikes in stock market prices and market volatility suggest that a ‘bear market’ is likely. However, the preference is for the market to remain upwards where confidence and expectation on earnings are [...]

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Relationship between Arabs and Afrikans Part ll

Relationship between Arabs and Afrikans Part ll

| October 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

The northern part of Arabia was populated by thirteen Semitic clans whose language was Semitic in origin and whose forefather was Joktan. Both the southern and northern clans shared a common paternal ancestor. Before the people of Arabia embraced the Islamic faith in the seventh century CE, pre- Islamic Arabia was ruled by tribal chiefs [...]

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Caribbean New Frontier 2020 revealed in December

Caribbean New Frontier 2020 revealed in December

| October 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. CaribDirect Multi-Media has a successful track record of delivering high profile business events. As we embark on facilitating a more congenial environment for stimulating Caribbean economies over the next five years through CARIBBEAN NEW FRONTIER 2020, we invite you to join us as we outline our vision for the Caribbean at the Caribbean [...]

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Talking Business Caribbean at WIF2014

Talking Business Caribbean at WIF2014

| October 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Bridgetown, BARBADOS, October 22, 2014.  The Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export) and the Caribbean Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (CAIPA), led a strong contingent of Caribbean representatives to the World Investment Forum 2014 (WIF2014), where a series of invaluable forums for investment promotion and increasing foreign direct investment were held. One such [...]

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“The Wedding Convention” 2014 raises the bar

“The Wedding Convention” 2014 raises the bar

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. POS, Trinidad (Sonique Solutions) – The recently concluded second edition of ‘The Wedding Convention’ was nothing short of a success as the event appeased the needs of local brides and grooms as well as the nation’s top bridal professionals while surpassing the standard set by its 2013 debut. The event which took place [...]

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Poetry Collection ‘I’M THINKING

Poetry Collection ‘I’M THINKING

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Poet Michaellee James’ triumphs and challenges create powerful and illustrative prose LONDON – “Attitude towards life’s circumstances will determine the heights to which one aspires and the altitude of their success,” says poet Michaellee James. Her new book of poetry, “I’M THINKING…”artfully renders James’ struggles through life in poetry, connecting with readers from all walks [...]

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West Indies walk off India tour

West Indies walk off India tour

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sports news. In an unprecedented incident in world cricket, the West Indies cricket team abandoned their tour of India following an internal dispute and decided to fly home after Friday’s fourth One Day International. The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and the West Indies Players Association (WIPA) signed a new agreement last month covering pay [...]

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Trinidad Carnival cancellation supported by bandleaders

Trinidad Carnival cancellation supported by bandleaders

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. THREE south bandleaders will support any decision by the Ministry of Health to delay the 2015 carnival celebrations as a possible measure, to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola virus. Health Minister Dr Fuad Khan, at an Ebola Prevention and sensitisation press conference at the ministry’s Park Street, Port-of-Spain headquarters last week, [...]

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