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Caribbean Sports – This Retired Caribbean Star Earns US $27 Million

Race winner Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium with Usain Bolt during the United States Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas on October 22, 2017 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images) News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Oct. 27, 2017: Jamaican triple Olympian Usain Bolt may be a ‘retired’ athlete ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – These Reggae Artists Are Supporting A Relief Effort For Hurricane Victims

Jah Cure is among the artists joining the JAMATHON. News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Oct. 27, 2017: A growing number of Jamaican reggae and dancehall artists have signed on help raise money to help Caribbean victims of the recent hurricanes. The artists will be part of JAMATHON, a benefit concert set for Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at The Red Stripe ...

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Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Green Banana Salad

By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 27, 2017: As we approach the end of October, our minds turn to November and the festive feasting seasons. In November we will celebrate Thanksgiving and for Thanksgiving, us chefs and cooks in the Caribbean Diaspora are always looking for ways to bring various Caribbean flavors to the various feasts ...

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Caribbean Travel – 10 Things To Know About Saint Martin Almost Two Months After Hurricane Irma

  Debris incinerated in Oyster Pond, on the French Caribbean island of Saint-Martin, after the passing of Hurricane Irma on September 27, 2017. (Photo credit: HELENE VALENZUELA/AFP/Getty Images) News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Oct. 27, 2018: November 6, 2017 will mark two months since Hurricane Irma slammed into French Saint Martin and Dutch St. Maarten, wreaking havoc and decimating lives. ...

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This Canadian Company Gets Into The Medical Marijuana Business In Jamaica

News Americas, ONTARIO, Canada, Thurs. Oct. 26, 2017: Canada’s largest medical marijuana producer has entered the Jamaican medical marijuana market. Canopy Growth Corporation, which owns the brand, yesterday announced it has launched a strategic partnership in the Jamaican cannabis market as part of its ongoing international expansion. Canopy Growth will hold 49 per cent of the share capital of Tweed ...

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Former Antigua Government Minister Says He Was Not Charged And Is Not On Bail

The now former Antigua & Barbuda minister of tourism, economic development investment and energy Ascot Michael. (Facebook image) News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Weds. Oct. 25, 2017: The now former Antigua & Barbuda minister of tourism, economic development investment and energy who had his appointment revoked hours after his arrest in the UK Monday, is now speaking out and insists he ...

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Loans Not Grants For U.S.V.I., Puerto Rico

US VP Mike Pence views the damage in St. Croix, USVI via helicopter on Oct. 6, 2017. News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. Oct. 25, 2017: The United States Senate has approved US $4.9 billion in loans for the US territories of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, still reeling from the impact of Hurricanes Irma and Maria. The low-interest ...

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