Tag Archives: Europe

  1. ‘Barbados Sailing Week – Name change for leading Caribbean regatta’ by Sue Pelling

    The Caribbean race season’s opening regatta is now to be known as Barbados Sailing Week, which replaces its former title – the Mount Gay Round Barbados Series writes Sue Pelling. As well as the opening three-day Coastal Series, which offers spectacular racing along the island’s stunning white-beach coastline, and the concluding Ocean Passage Race from Barbados to […]

    January 4, 2018SailingNo comments
  2. “JOHN WICK 2” (Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Common & Ian McShane 2017)

    The continuing adventures of former hitman, John Wick…

    October 18, 2016Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  3. Jamaican National Wins Commonwealth Woman Entrepreneur of the Year

    Jamaican Entrepreneur, Valrie Grant is the winner of The 2015 Commonwealth Women Entrepreneur of the Year Award. The award was presented during the first Commonwealth Women’s Forum being held in tandem with the Commonwealth Business Forum in Malta. The Commonwealth Businesswomen’s Network is an accredited organization which focuses on women’s economic empowerment and is recognised […]

    November 30, 2015Business, FeaturedNo comments
  4. ‘Dealer’ – Crime HD (Director: Jean Luc Herbulot)

    After giving up a life of cocaine trafficking, Dan is offered a chance to achieve his dream: moving to Australia with his daughter. He accepts the deal and starts a downward spiral sucking him back into 24 hours of hell.

    September 25, 2015Cinema, Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  5. Victor Frankenstein: McAvoy, Radcliffe – 20th Century FOX

    James McAvoy and Daniel Radcliffe star in a dynamic and thrilling twist on a legendary tale. Radical scientist Victor Frankenstein (McAvoy) and his equally brilliant protégé Igor Strausman (Radcliffe) share a noble vision of aiding humanity through their groundbreaking research into immortality. But Victor’s experiments go too far, and his obsession has horrifying consequences. Only […]

    August 20, 2015Books, Controversy, Video GalleryNo comments
  6. CARICOM blasts E.U. List of Uncooperative Tax Jurisdictions & Countries

    The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) strongly objects to the recent decision by the European Commission to “blacklist” a number of Member States of CARICOM on the pretext that there is no cooperation on tax law enforcement with the countries of the European Union (EU). This assertion is patently false in view of the continued efforts made […]

    June 26, 2015BusinessNo comments
  7. Cutting edge spaces filled by SXM talent: Debbie Jack in Florence, Italy; Lasana Sekou in Tripwire, California

    St. Martin authors Drisana Deborah Jack and Lasana M. Sekou spent their weekends in cutting edge cultural “spaces” on both sides of the Atlantic, according to Jacqueline Sample of House of Nehesi Publishers (HNP). New York City’s First Lady, Chirlane McCray, delivered the opening address at the conference, on Friday, May 29. The “who’s who” audience […]

    June 12, 2015BooksNo comments
  8. 2nd EU-CELAC and the 8th EU-Latin America & Caribbean (EU-LAC) Summit

    There are no regions in the world as reciprocally integrated as Latin America and the Caribbean, and Europe. On 10 and 11 June, the leaders of our two regions will meet in Brussels for the second EU-CELAC Summit, 16 years almost to the day since our first meeting in Rio de Janeiro. This time, the […]

    June 10, 2015PoliticalNo comments
  9. CARIFORUM & EU agree on multi-million Euro regional programming

    Representatives of the European Union and CARIFORUM have successfully concluded technical negotiations on a multi-million Euro regional programme that will focus on regional economic integration and cooperation; the environment; climate change, disaster management and sustainable energy; as well as crime and security. Under the agreement the EU is providing EUR 346 million (US$390 million) for […]

    March 25, 2015PoliticalNo comments
  10. INTRODUCING ELLIOTT BARNES INTERIORS: one of the ‘Top 100 Interior Designers in the World’

    In 1987 he met Andrée Putman who offered him a position in her Parisian studio. Working initially as a project designer before becoming a partner, Elliott was eventually made director of the firm in 1997. He contributed to the development and expansion of the office and its projects until 2003. In 2004, elliott barnes interiors, […]

    November 21, 2014FashionNo comments
  11. “Ebola: Why such Indifference to West Africa?” By Sir Ronald Sanders

    Is the global response to Ebola in West Africa indifference? Whatever it is, the response of governments has been abysmal with the single exception of Cuba whose government has sent medical assistance disproportionately large to its size and resources. While the US and China – the two largest economies – have also sent help, it […]

    October 13, 2014HealthNo comments

    Digicel has received the required approvals from Government and regulatory authorities with regard to its purchase of a submarine fibre network across the Caribbean region from the Guadeloupe-based Loret Group and Caribbean Fibre Holdings and the transaction is now complete, it was announced today. The completion of the deal marks another major step in Digicel’s […]

    September 14, 2014TechnologyNo comments
  13. “Clouds of Sils Maria” 21st Century ‘All About Eve’ – Juliette Binoche, Kristen Stewart Drama HD

    Enders departs with her assistant to rehearse in Sils Maria; a remote region of the Alps. A young Hollywood starlet with a penchant for scandal is to take on the role of Sigrid, and Maria finds herself on the other side of the mirror, face to face with an ambiguously charming woman who is, in […]

    July 20, 2014Cinema, Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  14. “A FIVE STAR LIFE” – Margherita Buy: Comedy-Drama (Sub Titles)

    A Five Star Life is the sophisticated and delightful story of one woman’s quest for romantic and professional fulfillment set against some of the most stunning cities and luxurious hotels of the world. Stylish and independent, Irene (Margherita Buy) is a single career woman in her forties with a job to die for. As the […]

    July 11, 2014Cinema, Travel, Video GalleryNo comments
  15. Chance to win with Yellow Pages – Sun 22nd June 6 pm at Lucky Horseshoe Bagatelle!

    USA vs Portugal, ready? This Sun. 22 June at 6 pm at Lucky Horseshoe Bagatelle!

    June 22, 2014Football, Photo GalleryNo comments
  16. Turkish Investors Targeted to Invest in the West Indies by Caribbean Export and CAIPA

    The Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export) in cooperation with the Caribbean Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (CAIPA) facilitated the participation of Caribbean investment promotion agencies (IPAs) in the annual World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA) Investment Conference which was held in Istanbul, Turkey, during the period 13-16 May, 2014. The Conference allowed for […]

    June 9, 2014BusinessNo comments
  17. World Environment Day Observation – Mikael Barfod, Head of the European Union Delegation to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean

    A year has passed since I last wrote on World Environment Day. In 2013, the topic of my intervention was the necessary transition for the region to a green economy, and the attached benefits to the environment of such a process. 2014 is the International Year of Small Island Developing States (SIDS). Hence, I wish […]

    June 5, 2014NatureNo comments
  18. Rift widens between BWU and Coalition of Trade Unions & Staff Associations? DePeiza again for ILO gathering over outgoing Sir Leroy Trotman

    The 103rd Session of the International Labour Conference opens in Geneva, Switerzland, on Wednesday, 28 May, 2014. The conference which will be held at the Palais des Nations and at the ILO headquarters ends on Thursday, 12 June, 2014. The theme of the Conference is ‘Building a future with Decent Work.’ The International Labour Conference […]

    May 22, 2014Business, PoliticalNo comments

    St. Lucia Manufacturers Association would like to congratulate Baron Foods Ltd for its Baron West Indian Hot Sauce being awarded with the Superior Taste Award by the leading International Culinary Chefs from the International Taste and Quality Institute (iTQi), in Belgium, for top quality and taste. The “iTQi Superior Taste Award” is the only stamp […]

    May 22, 2014AgricultureNo comments
  20. “The Hundred-Foot Journey” (2014) – Helen Mirren: Cuisine, Romantic Comedy Movie HD May 18, 2014Agriculture, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  21. Fly with the Breitling Jet Team! Breitling Video Contest #FlyBreitling2014

    Aviation enthusiasts and Breitling devotees now have the chance to take flight with the Breitling Jet Team. The brand, who has shared the finest hours in aviation history, wants to share its passion for flight by launching a video contest like no other. To enter and for more details, click HERE!

    May 18, 2014Sports, TravelNo comments
  22. ‘Young & Beautiful’ – French Thriller HD: Marine Vacth, Géraldine Pailhas & Frédéric Pierrot

    The portrait of a 17 year-old girl, in 4 seasons and 4 songs.

    April 22, 2014Cinema, Controversy, Video GalleryNo comments

    The concept of market intelligence is relatively new to the CARIFORUM Region. Firms have been operating on a basis of preferential treatment or dabbling in niche markets that have become available due mainly to their unique culture and locations. The true potential of regional brands has gone relatively unrealised, due to a lack of high […]

    April 14, 2014BusinessNo comments
  24. First Family of Fine Foods is giving Barbadians a chance to go to Paris with ‘I Love Disney’! March 26, 2014Agriculture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  25. Dwayne Johnson’s HERCULES Official Trailer: Can you smell what Sparta is cooking?

    Paramount Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures’ film HERCULES, starring Dwayne Johnson, bows on July 25th. Based on Radical Comics’ Hercules by Steve Moore, this ensemble-action film is a revisionist take on the classic myth, HERCULES. The epic action film also stars Golden Globe Winner Ian McShane, Rufus Sewell, Joseph Fiennes, Peter Mullan and Academy Award®-nominee John […]

    March 25, 2014Books, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments