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msjmc New management at MSJMC August 22, 2014

Thursday (yesterday) saw a new management team put in place to oversee the day to day operations at the Mount St John’s Medical Centre...

LIAT_ATR LIAT shareholders to meet today August 22, 2014

Restructuring of the beleaguered regional carrier, LIAT 1974 Ltd., will be among the focal points when the airline’s shareholder governments are hos...

chikungunya Chikungunya Cases alarming August 22, 2014

The reported increase in cases of the mosquito-borne Chikungunya virus has caught the attention of the Minister of Health, the Hon Molwyn Joseph, and ...

jaycees_thank_you_sm Jaycees Queen committee says thanks August 22, 2014

The Jaycees Queen Show committee would like to express a heartfelt thank you to a number of people who contributed to the show this year and wish to s...

Regional News

Airlines, Cruise Ships Monitoring Caribbean System August 22, 2014

Airlines and cruise ship companies are monitoring the progress of a tropical disturbance approaching the Lesser Antilles at the eastern end of the Car...

Dominican wins award in US for research proposal St Lucia implements ‘indefinite stay stamp’ for all OECS visitors ‘Deadly force will be met with deadly force’ says T&T Security Minister

International News

Solar Bird Kill August 22, 2014

Workers at a state-ofthe- art solar plant in the Mojave Desert have a name for birds that fly through the plant’s concentrated sun rays...

American Ebola Doc: ‘I Am Thrilled To Be Alive Gov. Nixon Taking National Guard Out Of Ferguson Four killed in plane crash in Bahamas

Politics

Agonizing Over CIP August 20, 2014

On Tuesday morning, I had a really, really, difficult time. I ran into a problem I’ve met up with many times over the past grueling, too-long campaign season.

A Broken Body Politic Jamaica prime minister speaks out on controversial death of prisoner Cheaper by the Dozen

Sports

Sugar Ridge SAP aims to retain title August 22, 2014

Head Coach of the defending ABFA Premier division champions Sugar Ridge SAP George “Cajawawa” Warner said the main aim of the team this year is to...

Strictly Business B, Left Out win opening matches in taped ball competition Bliss Soleyn into ‘A’ Finals of 100 meters in Nanjing Windies head coach Gibson and WICB sever ties

Business

Two businesswomen in suits shaking hands and smiling. The worst things you can do on a job interview July 5, 2014

Once you know about all the worst things you can do during a job interview, you can plan and prepare properly so that you can commit to an excellent e...

Study: Google Leapfrogs Apple as World’s Most Valuable Brand Four Keys to Building a High-Demand Business Is Buying a Home a Good Investment?

Opinions

Kamla is right: Joint Caribbean action vital to ensure no health crisis August 22, 2014

Trinidad and Tobago’s Prime Minister, Kamla Persad-Bissessar, is right to have called for a special meeting of leaders of the 15-nation Caribbean Community (CARICOM)

A different vision of the Caribbean On Accountability and Transparency The Notorious Shanty Town – One Dead

Culture

cariniva_success_sm 2014 Carnival a Success August 9, 2014

The Minister responsible for Carnival Hon. Paul Chet Greene has declared the 2014 Carnival Festivities a success....

Mango Festival Princess Thalia Makes History Ashley Benjamin Wins Teen Splash