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West Indies go down fighting against India

West Indies go down fighting against India

| December 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

India reigned supreme in the Twenty20 and One-Day International series against West Indies at home to end the year on a high. The hosts won both the three-match series 2-1 as the spectators were treated to some fabulous game of cricket. But the West Indies put up a real challenge and even looked good enough […]

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Caribbean Heavy Industry Is Experiencing A Clean Renaissance

Caribbean Heavy Industry Is Experiencing A Clean Renaissance

| December 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

Keen readers of the news will have seen the exciting reveal of the Dominican Republic’s 48mW wind farm in early December. An indicator of the vast development occurring across central America and the Caribbean, it offers a taste of the priorities of national governments – primarily, driving tourism profits into new infrastructure for their citizens. Most positively, […]

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Jamaican Trailblazers receive National Awards

Jamaican Trailblazers receive National Awards

| November 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

London, 21st November 2019: Two of Jamaica’s trailblazers, Dame Karlene Davis and Bishop Rose Hudson Wilkin, were yesterday presented with the National Order of Distinction (Commander Class) by His Excellency Seth George Ramocan, CD, High Commissioner, on behalf of the Governor-General of Jamaica. Dame Karlene Davis, DBE, CD, who was born in Portland, Jamaica, is […]

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Things You Can Do to Improve Personal Finances

Things You Can Do to Improve Personal Finances

| October 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

The average poverty rate of the Caribbean population is approximately 30%, according to the GSDRC website. Factors such as the lack of financial literacy, significant student loans, and bad credit continue undermining financial wellness among individuals. Creating personal wealth in a society where debt and the wealthy drive the economy is not exactly manageable either. However, with the […]

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All are invited to Jamaican Independence Service

All are invited to Jamaican Independence Service

| July 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

On the occasion of Jamaica’s 57th Anniversary of Independence, the Jamaican High Commission will host a Service of Praise and Thanksgiving on Saturday 27th July 2019. See details below:

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Carnival Pioneers 2019 celebrate Windrush Generation

Carnival Pioneers 2019 celebrate Windrush Generation

| July 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

The annual Notting Hill Carnival Pioneers Community Festival enter its 7th year and will be held on Sunday 11 August 2019 from 12 pm – 8pm at Horniman’s Park, Kensal Road. W10.    The annual free family festival has become the precursor to Notting Hill Carnival and continues in the tradition of paying tribute to […]

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Guyana rums stand out at Drinks Trade Show

Guyana rums stand out at Drinks Trade Show

| July 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

Following the success of the first Jus’ Caribbean Drinks Pavilion in 2018, an initiative of CaribDirect Multi-Media, the second Jus’ Caribbean Drinks Pavilion was held again at the world renowned IMBIBE Drinks Trade Show, Olympia London, Monday 1st and Tuesday 2nd July 2019. Jus’ Caribbean, the food and drinks brand of CaribDirect seeks to provide opportunities […]

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El Dorado Rum goes down a treat

El Dorado Rum goes down a treat

| July 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

We are very pleased to announce the success of the second Jus’ Caribbean Drinks Pavilion held at the world famous Olympia London, Monday 1st and Tuesday 2nd July 2019. Our client, Guyana Office for Investment (GOINVEST) showcased several varieties of XM Rum, and El Dorado Rum as well as Amy’s Coffee. Many inquiries and pledges […]

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Preparation for Day 1 at Drinks Trade Show

Preparation for Day 1 at Drinks Trade Show

| July 2, 2019 | 0 Comments

Guyana High Commission trade representative Carl Browne and CaribDirect Marketing Executive Misie Goode all set for the day’s onslaught of thirsty visitors at the Jus’ Caribbean Drinks Pavilionm IMBIBE LIVE, London Olympia…    

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El Dorado Rum rep Guyana at Trade Show

El Dorado Rum rep Guyana at Trade Show

| July 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

For the next two days Guyana will be represented at the second Jus’ Caribbean Drinks Pavilion at Olympia London. Drinks producers such as El Dorado Rum, Banks DIH and Amy’s Coffee will showcase their superior export ready products at the world famous IMBIBE LIVE drinks trade show that proudly accommodates an area reserved for the […]

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