Tag: Culture

Earlybird Food Conference ticket sales end tomorrow

Earlybird Food Conference ticket sales end tomorrow

| August 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

The second international Caribbean Food and Drink conference, a collaboration with Nigerian based Compass Global Business Services is returning to London on Monday 19th November 2018. The conference will be the final day of a five day (14th to 19th November) African and Caribbean trade mission, social and cultural exposition and African and Caribbean lecture […]

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Barbados, Dominica and Ross:  Debating the wrong issue

Barbados, Dominica and Ross: Debating the wrong issue

| August 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

The debate, particularly on social media, following the decision by Ross University School of Medicine to relocate from Dominica to Barbados, is about the wrong issue. Instead of focussing, incorrectly as it turns out, on the belief that the Mia Mottley administration poached Ross from Dominica, the debate should centre on yet another disastrous effect […]

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EU-OECD have Caribbean on the ropes again

EU-OECD have Caribbean on the ropes again

| August 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

The financial services sector of Caribbean jurisdictions, and other parts of the developing world, have been under continuous assault by the European Union (EU) and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) since the mid-1990s.  This assault will peak again in a month’s time when financial institutions are expected to comply with the Common […]

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Ghana’s H.E Samia Nkrumah to speak at Food Conference

Ghana’s H.E Samia Nkrumah to speak at Food Conference

| August 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

The second international Caribbean Food and Drink Conference organised by CaribDirect Multi-Media in association with Compass Global Business Services has secured the daughter of former President of Ghana, H.E Kwame Nkrumah, H.E Samia Nkrumah to deliver a powerful message at the special African Caribbean lecture at the British House of Commons, Parliament Buildings, London on […]

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How beneficial was the CARICOM leaders meeting?

How beneficial was the CARICOM leaders meeting?

| July 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

This week, the Washington-based publication, Latin American Advisor, sought responses from me, and others considered knowledgeable on Caribbean affairs, to three questions regarding the recently-held CARICOM heads of government meeting in Jamaica.   For the benefit of readers of this column, I provide more detailed answers to the three questions here than I did to the Washington […]

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Jus’ Caribbean Drinks Show

Jus’ Caribbean Drinks Show

| July 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Caribbean drinks producers showcased in London at Imbibe Trade show

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The art of creating a world class Caribbean B&B

The art of creating a world class Caribbean B&B

| July 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

The art of creating and running a world class Caribbean B&B / and Small Hotel.  Come November 19th the major players in the Caribbean food and beverage space will be engaging a number of African, Caribbean and British food and beverage enthusiasts, hoteliers, chefs and SMEs operating in the food and beverage sector. CaribDirect Multi-Media will, for […]

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The truth about Jamaica’s health and wellbeing

The truth about Jamaica’s health and wellbeing

| July 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

Analyzing Jamaican Fertility Trends as Birth Rates Continue to Decline  The average number of registered births in Jamaica peaked in 1966 with about 71,400 births being registered that year. After a steady decline in birth rate, the average number of births during 2015 barely reached 37,600.  In 2017 the number of babies being born decreased […]

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Caribbean Food and Service gets TripAdvisor Award

Caribbean Food and Service gets TripAdvisor Award

| June 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

Caribbean Food and Service gets TripAdvisor Hall of Fame Award in Lake District, amidst call from the Diaspora to step up. Maybe one of the last places one would think of seeing a Caribbean establishment gaining the prestigious Hall Award by Tripadvisor for service and excellent food.  The Archway Guesthouse B&B situated in the heart […]

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Special invitation to Fun, Food and Comedy show

Special invitation to Fun, Food and Comedy show

| June 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

In an effort to raise more awareness of the seriousness of asthma The King’s Room have put on this special ticket only event for theatre and show lovers. The event entitled Mad with food and Fun, Mad being an acronym for Making A Difference is intended to be lots of laughs supported by great Caribbean […]

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