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Advice on staying safe in barbershops and hair salons

Advice on staying safe in barbershops and hair salons

| July 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

Essential advice on staying safe in barbershops and hair salons On Saturday 4th July hairdressers and barbers reopened their doors across England, fifteen weeks since they closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The announcement by the Prime Minister has been welcomed by many who are looking forward to their first haircut in nearly four months. […]

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Saint Lucia on UK “Travel Corridor” List

Saint Lucia on UK “Travel Corridor” List

| July 7, 2020 | 0 Comments

Saint Lucia on UK “Travel Corridor” List for Quarantine Exemption  There’s good news for travellers from Saint Lucia to the United Kingdom as our island is among the “Travel Corridor” List released by the UK Government, meaning visitors from Saint Lucia do not have to self-isolate on arrival in UK. Prime Minister Hon. Allen Chastanet […]

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Grenada – UK travel Corridor COVID-19

Grenada – UK travel Corridor COVID-19

| July 5, 2020 | 0 Comments

Dear Grenadian Nationals and Friends, I’m pleased to share that Grenada has made the list of countries on the UK’s Travel Corridor. This means that Grenada is considered “safe” and in the “Green” zone. Passengers arriving in the UK from Grenada, after July 10th, will not be required to self- isolate for 14 days. While […]

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The Pandemic Economy

The Pandemic Economy

| July 4, 2020 | 0 Comments

Covid 19 will determine the length of recession, the trajectory of recession, and the type of economic recovery the world experiences, not any type of stimulus. Stimulus in the midst of a global pandemic is a band aid. Stimulus will generate economic recovery only after the departure of the virus from the globe. The Covid […]

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CARICOM Day Video Premiere

CARICOM Day Video Premiere

| July 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

Dear Nationals and Friends Greetings.  Unfortunately, we cannot have the customary CARICOM Day in-person activities this year, but we will still commemorate the day.  Please see flyer below.  This link is for the CARICOM Channel    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCF1zJsyEdI9aAK85mZ9-BPA/featured?view_as=subscriber One CARICOM Stay safe

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Commonwealth Cook Off launches today

Commonwealth Cook Off launches today

| July 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Commonwealth Cook Off launches today July 1st, kicking off a month-long campaign to cook and share homemade culinary creations and raise funds for our girls across the Commonwealth. All you need to do is: Register using the button below and make your donation Look out for the confirmation from cookoff@cgefund.org telling you what to do next Cook […]

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The Archway Guesthouse to re-open soon

The Archway Guesthouse to re-open soon

| June 30, 2020 | 0 Comments

We are hoping to re-open our Bed and Breakfast on or around 4 July 2020 (upon confirmation of government guidelines) and we would like to extend a special offer to you of a 10 % discount based on a 3 night stay at The Archway Guesthouse in Windermere, the Lake District.  This promotion starts as […]

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Responding to US policy in the Americas

Responding to US policy in the Americas

| June 30, 2020 | 0 Comments

Whether one approves of Mr Trump or not, some of the strategic decisions being taken by his administration will live on with or without him. David Jessop explains why this may particularly be the case when it comes to the Caribbean and Latin America.  Later this year, we will know whether President Trump has won […]

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Did Digicel Executives break COVID rules by traveling to St. Lucia?

Did Digicel Executives break COVID rules by traveling to St. Lucia?

| June 28, 2020 | 0 Comments

In April, three executives of telecommunications giant Digicel were given exemptions to come into Jamaica despite the lockdown on incoming passengers at the island’s airports. The finding comes after 18º North analyzed flights coming into and out of the country as of March 25, when the restriction came into effect. The analysis was done in […]

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You Are Invited to UWI Alumni Relations Soft & Life Skills Webinar

You Are Invited to UWI Alumni Relations Soft & Life Skills Webinar

| June 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

How to Create a Business Idea  You are invited to join us for the upcoming UWI/YoPro Soft & Life Skills Webinar Series to be held on Monday, June 29, 2020, at 7:00 PM (JA Time)/ 8:00 PM (EST). Webinar Theme: How to Create a Business Idea Presenter: Mr. Julian Henry, Programme Manager, Entrepreneurship Unit at the UWI […]

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