Category: Dominica News

Are Tessanne Chin and Michael Anthony Cuffe Jr separating?

Are Tessanne Chin and Michael Anthony Cuffe Jr separating?

| March 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Several sites, including the Jamaica-gleaner.com, have reported that Tessanne Chin and Michael Anthony Cuffe Jr are having marital problems. According to Jamaica-gleaner.com – sources close to the couple have confirmed said report. This resulted in Michael Cuffe reportedly moving out of the couple’s marital home and staying with friends. The couple have been married for four [...]

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Limited Vendor Stands available at Caribbean Knights

Limited Vendor Stands available at Caribbean Knights

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

By now you will have heard of the Caribbean Food and Drink Conference and Expo in London in July 2015. As a pre-launch CaribDirect and Fairweather Productions are hosting Caribbean Knights, a dinner, dance and comedy evening at the plush Kensington Close Hotel in the heart of Kensington. If you are a business owner and [...]

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Simmons named West Indies cricket’s new coach

Simmons named West Indies cricket’s new coach

| March 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

With the Cricket World Cup being over, West Indies Cricket Board is ready to make a fresh beginning. It will be a homecoming for former international Phil Simmons who was named the new head coach of the West Indies days after the team made an exit from World Cup. The 51-year-old signed a three-year deal [...]

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Jamaican Man killed his brother in a fight

Jamaican Man killed his brother in a fight

| March 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. DUANVALE, Trelawny –The Trelawny police have taken a 42-year-old man into custody in connection with the death of his brother who was killed during a domestic dispute at their Duanvale home in the parish yesterday morning. The deceased has been identified as 44-year-old farmer, Lincoln Barrett, also called ‘Big Yellow’ or ‘Silly’. According [...]

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Caribbean Food & Drink Expo Stand Sizes & Costs

Caribbean Food & Drink Expo Stand Sizes & Costs

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

They say in the Caribbean community we leave everything for the last minute. Well the organisers of the Caribbean Food and Drink Conference and Expo 2015 (CaribDirect and Fairweather Productions) urge you to NOT wait till the last minute for exhibition stands if you want to be part of the historic Caribbean Food and Drink [...]

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In Denial Over Racism in Brazil

In Denial Over Racism in Brazil

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

SÃO PAULO, Brazil — One Friday night last month, the electricity was off in the streets of Palmeirinha, a favela in Rio de Janeiro. Three black teenagers were joking around in front of their houses. One of them started to run and the others followed, laughing. At that moment, the police came out shooting. Chauan [...]

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Lee Kuan-Yew’s Caribbean rescue in the Commonwealth

Lee Kuan-Yew’s Caribbean rescue in the Commonwealth

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Lee Kuan-Yew, who led Singapore for three decades, died on March 23rd.   He was a remarkable man who is best remembered for courageous leadership that converted a tiny island with virtually no natural resources into one of the wealthiest countries in the world. This commentary recalls a particular role that he played on [...]

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Caribbean Food and Drink Expo releases stand rates

Caribbean Food and Drink Expo releases stand rates

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Good news for those waiting patiently for the cost of exhibition stands at the upcoming Caribbean Food and Drink Expo this summer on Sunday 12th July 2015 in Brixton South London. The organisers of the Expo, CaribDirect Multi-Media and Fairweather Productions have released the stand rates and business categories allowed to participate. The categories allowed [...]

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Guyana’s president earns more than China’s president

Guyana’s president earns more than China’s president

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. How possible is it for the leader of a developing country to rake in an annual income on par with the major world leaders? Well if you are a native of Guyana the answer is very clear although it is not one that can be easily digested. The tenure of President Bharrat Jagdeo [...]

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TV Presenters and Producers wanted

TV Presenters and Producers wanted

| March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Are you from a Caribbean background and experienced or interested in presenting on television? If yes, we’d like to speak with you. Call 02078400995 or email editor@caribdirect.com with your CV. Also if you have experience as a TV producer or interested in producing for television we’d like to hear from you. Call 02078400995 or email [...]

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