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Afro-Caribbean Cuisine Trends In UK For 2nd Year Running

Afro-Caribbean Cuisine Trends In UK For 2nd Year Running

| March 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

Every year, Bidfood UK publishes its annual food and drink trends predictions, which aim to tantalize our taste buds in the most amazing ways. While traditional Caribbean food and drinks have become quite established in most parts of the United Kingdom, Afro-Caribbean cuisine started gaining some traction during the course of 2019. This year, it is touted […]

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Spotlight on Grenadine Islands

Spotlight on Grenadine Islands

| March 12, 2020 | 0 Comments

Wildlife Reserve Sign Installation on Remote Grenadine Islands Although the Grenadines span approximately 100 kilometers and contain more than 70 islands, rocks and cays, Environmental Protection in the Caribbean (EPIC) is bringing people throughout the region together through a shared resource – seabirds.  In December 2019, a crew consisting of members from Grenada and Saint […]

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Diabetes UK Community Champion on Newstyle  Radio

Diabetes UK Community Champion on Newstyle Radio

| March 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

As some of you  know the  manager  Phillip Murphy of  Newstyle  Radio station,  Dudley Road, bordering Sandwell/Black Country and Birmingham  which caters mainly  for the black community  gave me the opportunity  on Monday  2nd March to host  a 2 hour show on Health and Wellbeing in relation to diabetes. This community station is being proactive in […]

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Happy Women’s Day

Happy Women’s Day

| March 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

Though we should show appreciation every day, today has been set aside by #UNWomen for girls and women. Today confers on them Civil awareness; Anti-sexism; and Anti-Discrimination. To think it took 25 years to recognise the need for women’s equality. #WomensDay2020 #IWD2020. Happy Women’s Day from CaribDirect Multi-Media    

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UKs Commitment to Regulatory Divergence potentially destructive

UKs Commitment to Regulatory Divergence potentially destructive

| March 7, 2020 | 0 Comments

The UKs Commitment to Regulatory Divergence Could Complicate Functioning of ACP Triangular Supply Chain Exports to the UK Market  In an interview with the Financial Time the former UK chancellor, Sajid Javid, announced there would be no alignment with EU regulations after transition, stating ‘There will not be alignment, we will not be a rule […]

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KUUMBA Showcase comes to London

KUUMBA Showcase comes to London

| February 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

Goode Management is proud to launch their very first KUUMBA Showcase.   Featuring Actors Joseph Quartson and Misie Goode The Dramatic Duo, Poet Victor Richards, Singer Chereena Miller, Spoken Word Akadi, the Guest Dr Trevor Udennis Doctorate  of Systematic   Theology – who will be talking about his transformation was an Apostolic now a Hebrew […]

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Climate change: A major global threat

Climate change: A major global threat

| February 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

The climate change, that is, the change of the global climate and in particular the changes in meteorological conditions that extend on a large time scale, is a major global existential threat. The greenhouse effect causes the increase of temperature of the planet primarily due to the tremendous increase in carbon dioxide, which has increased […]

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Is St Lucia trade relationship with UK in question?

Is St Lucia trade relationship with UK in question?

| February 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

Will St Lucia Continue to Have an Export Trade Relationship with the UK once the UK Leaves the EU Customs and Single Market? St Lucia’s exports to the UK are dominated by bananas, which account for fully 83% of total exports to the UK. In addition, on the back of this banana trade there have […]

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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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