Archive for January, 2018

The US, China and the Caribbean

The US, China and the Caribbean

| January 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

The View from Europe Just over two weeks ago CARICOM issued a statement that was probably without precedent in its long relationship with the United States. It condemned in the strongest terms, ‘the unenlightened views’ reportedly expressed by President Trump in respect of Haiti and other developing countries. In a statement it said that it viewed his remarks as […]

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Dawn Hill awarded a CBE in the 2018 New Year’s Honours

Dawn Hill awarded a CBE in the 2018 New Year’s Honours

| January 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

Dawn Hill, Chairman of Black Cultural Archives has been awarded a CBE in the 2018 New Year’s Honours list for services to Culture.  The award was made in recognition of Dawn’s resolute commitment and dedication to Culture, along with other complimentary achievements.  Since 1988, Dawn has been a Trustee for Black Cultural Archives (BCA), becoming […]

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Economic planning in an austere culture

Economic planning in an austere culture

| January 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

Effective long term strategic economic planning, specific to a country’s customs, traditions, and culture, is great for everyone: national stakeholders, citizens, employees, employers, businessmen, investors, and governments. However, any type of economic planning for the British Virgin Islands must take into account the various nuances, arguments, and discussions, of contemporary western economics. The proceeding story […]

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Name That Voice 19

Name That Voice 19

| January 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

Delia invites you to guess the name of the voice you hear in Name That Voice! It could be someone recently in the news, a celebrity, even a cartoon character. The names of everyone who supplied the correct answer will be noted and Delia will periodically select someone to experience something with her…Are you game? […]

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Victoria’s mindset made her stand

Victoria’s mindset made her stand

| January 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

Delia’s guest this week is Victoria Rose Viren who grew up in Anaheim, California, with a passion for dancing. She trained specifically in classical ballet, a training which she said has helped her to face and overcome challenges which have shaped her into who she is today. For guests that inspires you, and a host […]

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Delia’s commissioning writers for SHE Caribbean

Delia’s commissioning writers for SHE Caribbean

| January 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

This week was a great week for me. I was in Saint Lucia when STAR Publishing Managing Director and Publisher Mae Wayne welcomed me back as SHE Caribbean’s Editor-in-Chief. SHE Caribbean is the Caribbean’s leading lifestyle and fashion magazine for women. Mae is responsible for making me love magazines, although Deidre Forbes, then Editor of […]

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Foil It?

Foil It?

| January 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Would you put foil on the inside lid of your Dutch oven so there isn’t any mess? Linda Lombardi says if you do this, when you take the foil off the lead it’s going to be clean.

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Is the OAS putting its credibility in doubt?

Is the OAS putting its credibility in doubt?

| January 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

Not for the first time, the Organization of American States (OAS) is in danger of reinforcing the widely-held view that it ignores its own declared values and principles. This time, the danger is posed by the way that the Organization is handling developments in Honduras that threaten democracy and fly in the face of the […]

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Rice and peas Sunday special…JAMAICAN STYLE

Rice and peas Sunday special…JAMAICAN STYLE

| January 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

Rice and peas Sunday special…JAMAICAN STYLE

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Welcome to Carnival Expo

Welcome to Carnival Expo

| January 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

2018 and year 4 of the most anticipated cultural exhibition in the UK. The event will host a gathering of Carnival creators, artists, cultural enterprises and carnival enthusiasts exhibiting all facets of Carnival including, but not limited to, the Latin and Caribbean sectors. The event is open to the public and welcomes all! Carnival Expo […]

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