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Caribbean Recipe Of The Week – Coconut Drops

By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 10, 2017: As a child growing up on Jamaica, one of the many pleasures I enjoyed often from my mother’s kitchen was homemade candies. Homemade candies were a special treat for us as children. These candies were made using coconut, peanut and tamarind. Coconut candies or ‘Drops’ were my favorite. ...

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Corruption Matters – Cut Links to Transnational Crimes

By Ambassador Curtis A. Ward The Ward Post News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. Mar. 10, 2017: A recent headline in The Gleaner Jamaica newspaper (26 Feb. 2017), “6-Month Deadline! – Holness Gives Cabinet Members Time to Prove Their Worth” gave me pause and reason to celebrate.  At least so I thought.  Why was I celebrating? I totally misinterpreted the meaning ...

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The Business Of Tourism – Tourism Is An Industry Of Value To The Entire Caribbean Region

By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, UK, Fri. Feb. 10, 2017: As odd as it may seem, in the past, tourism has not often been discussed in depth at the highest political levels of CARICOM; leaving the strong impression that the industry’s economic centrality was either unwelcome or not understood. However, last month, when CARICOM Heads of Government met in ...

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Trump’s America – Episode #8 – Tax This Trump

By Arthur Piccolo News Americas Now, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 10, 2017: So President Donald Trump keeps telling us he is for us. PROVE IT and make former President Obama look BAD! This should be perfect for Trump??? Let’s find out. For the very first time, I am calling on one of our very special media partners here in ...

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Movado Partners With Google To Launch A New Smartwatch Collection

NEW YORK, March 8, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ – MOVADO GROUP, INC. (NYSE: MOV) –  Movado announces a partnership with Google to launch Movado Connect, a smartwatch collection powered by Android Wear 2.0, Google’s newly redesigned platform. Movado Connect is one of the first watches designed specifically for Android Wear 2.0 and will launch fall of 2017 introducing five men’s styles ...

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Count Down Begins To Cheltenham Festival 2017

News Americas, Prestbury, England, Tues. Mar. 7, 2017: The countdown has begun to the Cheltenham Festival. The event is set for Tuesday, March 14 to 17th at the Racecourse in Prestbury, England. Plenty of injuries are expected this season but a couple of interesting options are on the horizon, beginning with the Champion Hurdle. Willie Mullins is set to start ...

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Legendary Grammy Nominated Jazz Great Monty Alexander Brings The Warmth Of Jamaica To Minneapolis

Grammy Nominated Legendary Jamaican Jazz Great Monty Alexander. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. March 6., 2017: Minneapolis jazz fans will be in for a treat this Wednesday, March 8, 2017 as Grammy-nominated, award-winning Jamaican jazz pianist and band leader, Monty Alexander, and his Harlem Kingston Trio, bring the warmth of Jamaica to the Dakota Jazz Club and Restaurant. Along ...

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