Monday, November 19, 2018
PRESS RELEASE: Saint Lucia Distillers, acknowledged as one of the foremost rum distilleries in the Caribbean, is launching the Bounty Rum brand in the United Kingdom during Notting Hill Carnival (26th & 27th August 2018), the biggest carnival in Europe,...
PRESS RELEASE: The Department of Tourism, Information and Broadcasting has partnered with the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority to develop the island’s authentic product offering to support unique experiences within the tourism sector.  As part of this drive, the agencies...
Jamaica Observer:-  KINGSTON, Jamaica — Irvin “Carrot” Jarrett, former member of reggae band Third World, was found dead at his home today. His death was confirmed by current band member Cat Coore. The cause of death was not confirmed. “I haven't been...
Press Release:-  Vieux Fort North Parliamentary Representative Hon Moses Jn. Baptiste, will once again, host the annual emancipation celebration in the Vieux Fort North constituency this evening 31st July from 7pm at the Grace Combined School. This year’s event will...
PRESS RELEASE: The Caribbean Premier League T20 is here once again, bringing to fans all of the excitement, energy and thrills that the biggest party in sport has come to be known for. And, adding to that enthusiasm and enjoyment...
Press Release:-  Nelma Gonzague, from the community of Ti Rocher, was crowned Micoud Carnival Queen on Saturday 21st July 2018. Tunisha President and Kershana Ramine were first and second runners-up respectively.   Segment winners were: Kershana Ramine:  Miss Congeniality Tunisha...
National Security Minister, Hermangild Francis, has commended police and the fire service for their roles during Carnival, asserting that the event went 'very smoothly' based on  information from the Police Commissioner and the Fire Chief. "I want to thank the...
Barbados Today:-  It is a Billboard hit that has set calypso lovers, and those outside the art form, talking. However, the 2018 calypso, Sex Change by Paul Billboard Murrell has provoked the ire of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and intersex (LGBTQI) community here. The National Cultural Foundation...
CARICOM Today:-  As the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) continues to create the enabling environment for Cultural Industries to thrive, people involved in the creation, production, and distribution of cultural products could soon access additional sources of financing. Dr. Hilary Brown, Programme Manager for Culture...
Sky News:-  Two people died as millions took to the streets to celebrate France's World Cup win over Croatia on Sunday. In the southeast city of Annecy, a 50-year-old man died after breaking his neck when he jumped into a shallow...