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Tag Archives: Turks Caicos

  1. Guyanese dominate Digicel Youth Pan Caribbean Film Competition

    The Digicel Youth Pan Caribbean Film Competition, as part of the inaugural Turks & Caicos International Film Festival, announced the winners of the competition. Open to amateur filmmakers across the Caribbean, the competition provided a platform for budding creatives to test the waters and show off their skills. For the 21yrs and over category, Dexter […]

    November 18, 2019CinemaNo comments
  2. RECORD ENTRY OF 95 FOR FLOW KING OF THE HILL

    A record entry of 95 crews will contest Sunday’s (May 26) Flow King of the Hill, the final shakedown ahead of Sol Rally Barbados 2019 (May 31 to June 2), the 30th running of the Barbados Rally Club’s premier event. A classic showdown between local, regional and international drivers is on the cards, to be […]

    May 26, 2019Rally, Video GalleryNo comments
  3. INTERCARIBBEAN CONNECTING GRAND TURK TO SALT CAY AND SOUTH CAICOS

    interCaribbean Airways is pleased to continue to offer its sought-after service with the new Salt Cay services from Grand Turk with services that began on September 12th, 2018, alongside the new services connecting Grand Turk with South Caicos from September 1, 2018. Grand Turks now connects non-stop to three Turks & Caicos Islands. These new […]

    September 16, 2018TravelNo comments
  4. interCaribbean FLIGHTS NOW AVAILABLE FROM GRAND TURK TO SALT CAY AND SOUTH CAICOS

    interCaribbean Airways is pleased to announce new service to Salt Cay from Grand Turk, and service to reconnect Grand Turk to South Caicos. These flights will commence from September 1, 2018 and are available to book right away, serving the local community travel needs for family and business reasons. It is also an important route […]

    August 26, 2018TravelNo comments
  5. Cable & Wireless Charitable Foundation to give grants totaling US$290,000 to improve the lives of children in the Caribbean

    The Cable & Wireless Charitable Foundation just revealed it will provide additional funding of over US$290,000 to projects that will improve the lives of children in areas of the Caribbean impacted by last year’s hurricanes. This follows the Foundation’s initial US$100,000 donation to ShelterBox for relief efforts after the hurricanes, as well as a clean-up […]

    March 25, 2018EventsNo comments
  6. interCaribbean Airways and British Airways Announce Interline Ticket Agreement

    interCaribbean Airways the airline carrier of the Western Caribbean offers more flights in the region than any other airline, now makes travel even more convenient for travellers to the Caribbean. They just launched an interline agreement between their service and British Airways giving customers traveling to the Caribbean a convenient new option. Travelers from Europe […]

    August 5, 2015TravelNo comments
  7. Bajan U19s impress with emphatic NACRA Tournament win

    The 2015 edition of the North America Caribbean Rugby Association (NACRA) under 19 tournament got underway in Orlando, Florida with defending champions Mexico dishing out a merciless 29-8 drubbing to newcomers USA South B. The second match featured number 2 seeds Barbados facing Turks & Caicos who have just been promoted to the top tiers. […]

    August 2, 2015Featured, RugbyNo comments
  8. Bajan U19s impress with emphatic NACRA Tournament win

    The 2015 edition of the North America Caribbean Rugby Association (NACRA) under 19 tournament got underway in Orlando, Florida with defending champions Mexico dishing out a merciless 29-8 drubbing to newcomers USA South B. Turks & Caicos fired back with a try and a successful conversion to take a 7-5 lead in the first half. […]

    July 13, 2015Featured, RugbyNo comments
  9. HBO EXPANDS REACH IN THE CARIBBEAN

    “HBO is proud to announce this expansion with Digicel in the Caribbean, further demonstrating our commitment to the region and signifying another positive step towards establishing legitimate relationships with authorized distributors in these markets,” said Javier Figueras, Corporate Vice President of Affiliate Relations at HBO Latin America. “We are excited for customers to enjoy our […]

    February 5, 2015Technology1 comment
  10. CHUKKA CARIBBEAN ADVENTURES REDUCES TRAVEL COSTS WITH DIGICEL BUSINESS – Videoconferencing solution helps to increase productivity & savings

    Chukka Caribbean Adventures is one of the region’s leading action adventure tour companies, with locations in Belize, Jamaica and the Turks and Caicos Islands. Having developed a strong customer base, the company continues to expand throughout the region, with plans to become a regional tourism operator in up to 20 countries. The Challenge As a […]

    August 29, 2014TechnologyNo comments
  11. BIRD PLUCKED AND SWANN STUFFED? “SHERIFF” SKEETE AND LUIS VENEZIA WIN SOL RALLY BARBADOS

    Roger Skeete returned to the top step of the Sol Rally Barbados podium at the weekend (May 30-June 1) for the first time since 2011, claiming his 13th victory in the 25-year history of the island’s premier event and extending his remarkable record. As he drove his Subaru Impreza WRC S12 into Parc Ferme at […]

    June 4, 2014RallyNo comments
  12. SHANICE WILLIAMS MISS UNIVERSE TCI 2014 TRAVELS TO JAMAICA FOR FASHION MAGAZINE COVER SHOOT, TV AND RADIO INTERVIEWS, APPEARANCES & HOST D.J. PARTY

    Beauty Queen Shanice Williams, Miss Universe Turks and Caicos 2014, Digicel TCI’s newest Brand Ambassador and Saint George Fashion House Muse Model is visiting Kingston, Jamaica for a few days of amazing activities arranged by Nirvana Magazine. The Queen will be photographed for the cover and a five page fashion spread of Nirvana Magazine’s upcoming issue. Nirvana […]

    May 26, 2014FashionNo comments
  13. New hotel and casino planned for Bermuda: Will Barbadians ever wake up?

    (DATA & IMAGE COURTESY – BERMUDA SUN) A decision has been made for Bermuda to enter into an exclusive negotiation period with the Desarrollos Hotelco Group to construct a 348-room hotel, resort and casino at the former Club Med Property in St George’s. This from Bermuda’s Tourism Minister Shawn Crockwell, who told the House of […]

    May 24, 2014TravelNo comments
  14. MISS UNIVERSE TCI PAGEANT NATIONAL EVENTS TAKES CENTER STAGE

    With just a few weeks away from the staging of the 2014 Miss Universe Turks and Caicos Pageant National Events; the anticipation and excitement is now reaching its highest as sponsors, special guests, participants and supporters prepare to be in attendance. In the interim, voting continues for the Miss Popularity Competition. Fans can vote for […]

    April 10, 2014Events, FashionNo comments
  15. interCaribbean Airways announces new $29 USD Kingston-Montego Bay-Kingston Flights

    interCaribbean Airways is pleased to announce the introduction of new scheduled non-stop air service connecting Kingston to Montego Bay, with 16 weekly flights each way. These new flights from Montego Bay to Kingston provide onward flights to Providenciales, Grand Turk, Santo Domingo and San Juan making connections across the wider Caribbean a reality. Introductory domestic […]

    April 1, 2014Business, TravelNo comments
  16. New Attorney General of Turks and Caicos Islands has Barbadian Connections

    The newly-appointed Attorney General of the Turks and Caicos Islands is Rhondalee Braithwaite- Knowles, the daughter of a retired Barbadian Police Officer in the Turks and Caicos Islands, Pastor Frederick Braithwaite. Governor Peter Beckingham announced the appointment on Monday, 24 February 2014. Mr Braithwaite is originally from Drax Hall, St George, and is now pastoring […]

    February 27, 2014Political1 comment
  17. Fmr. Premier Michael Misick Extradited to Turks & Caicos Islands

    Former Turks and Caicos Islands Premier Michael Misick has returned to the Turks and Caicos Islands. Misick, who was extradited from Brazil, arrived at the JAGS McCartney International Airport in Grand Turk earlier this week. “The UK Government welcomes the arrival of former Premier Michael Misick in Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) to face a […]

    January 9, 2014Crime, PoliticalNo comments
  18. Condolences from St Lucian Human Rights Advisor On Roseau’s, Castries’, Kingstown’s & the Turks And Caicos Christmas Day Tragedies

    Dear Friends and Families of St. Lucia: Today, we are all saddened by the natural disaster that we experienced on Christmas Eve. We urge you to remain safe and to ensure that you are informed of the developments within your various communities. We should continue to train and educate our young men and women to […]

    December 26, 2013HealthNo comments
  19. interCaribbean Airways Announces the Launch of the “Name that Plane” Competition

    interCaribbean Airways (interCaribbean) formerly Air Turks & Caicos, the national airline of The Turks & Caicos Islands announces the launch of the “Name that Plane” Competition. interCaribbean is pleased to invite the Citizens and Residents of the Islands to which they fly, to help the company select the name for our next plane. As the […]

    December 8, 2013Events, TravelNo comments
  20. California Dreamin’ #1 – when Bajan Reporter was in L.A. via HBO

    All the leaves are brown (All the leaves are brown) And the sky is gray. (And the sky is gray). I’ve been for a walk (I’ve been for a walk) On a winter’s day. (On a winter’s day). I’d be safe and warm (I’d be safe and warm) if I was in L.A. (If I […]

    August 11, 2013Cinema, TravelNo comments
  21. Investors Urged To Open Their Wallets To The Turks & Caicos

    U.S. and Chinese investors are being urged to “open their wallets” to investment opportunities in the Turks & Caicos Islands. The call to action came from the Premier of the Turks & Caicos Islands, Dr. Rufus Ewing and his finance minister, C. Washington Misick, at the 2013 Avalon Invest Caribbean Now forum held in New […]

    June 10, 2013Business, TravelNo comments
  22. Investments Unite China, U.S. & The Caribbean In Caribbean American Heritage Month

    Investment in the Caribbean region is bringing together a unique coalition for Caribbean American Heritage Month this June, as the United States, China and the Caribbean unite for Invest Caribbean Now 2013. The sold out Forum on June 5th at the Radisson Martinique Hotel in New York City, comes on the heels of U.S. President […]

    June 4, 2013BusinessNo comments
  23. Ivan B. Browne named CEO Designate for the Montserrat Development Corporation

    The Executive Chairman and board of the Montserrat Development Corporation (MDC) announced recently the immediate appointment of Ivan B. Browne as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) – designate of the corporation. Browne is expected to take up his substantive role as CEO on July 8th 2013 following the completion of his present technical consultancy. […]

    May 1, 2013Business, EventsNo comments
  24. Turks & Caicos Premier For Invest Caribbean Now 2013

    Recently-elected Turks & Caicos Premier, Dr. Rufus Ewing, will showcase investment opportunities in the economically vibrant territory, at the third annual Invest Caribbean Now Forum, presented by luxury real estate company Avalon Partners, on June 5th from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Radisson Martinique Hotel in New York City. The definitive investment event, […]

    March 3, 2013BusinessNo comments
  25. Barbados’ fight against White Collar Crime part of a $1 million+ boost from the Bridgetown US Embassy

    Many constables in Bermuda’s force hail from Barbados, they’re in search of better pay and conditions for the dangers they endure; both Brades and Port Of Spain sought Canadians as their senior ranking officers recently, while Turks & Caicos police force can appear almost like the French Foreign Legion for some… Combine this with both […]

    October 28, 2012Crime, Video GalleryNo comments