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Of Cops and Clergy – Reflections on Enforcement Culture by Lou Cespedes 

Of Cops and Clergy - Reflections on Enforcement Culture by Lou Cespedes  It was about a year ago I sat in the basement of Clarendon Road church for a meeting of the...

Bahamas Launches Digital Currency

Bahamas Launches Digital Currency BROOKLYN,NY – The Central Bank of the Bahamas (CBB) has introduced a digital version of the Bahamian dollar, starting with a pilot phase in Exuma and extending in...

The current $100 bill will be worthless after December 31

The current $100 bill will be worthless after December 31 The current $100 note will no longer be legal tender as of December 31, 2019. The announcement was made today by Central Bank...

DESTINATION JAMAICA WELCOMES RESUMPTION OF AMERICAN AIRLINES DAILY NONSTOP SERVICE FROM NEW YORK JFK...

DESTINATION JAMAICA WELCOMES RESUMPTION OF AMERICAN AIRLINES DAILY NONSTOP SERVICE FROM NEW YORK JFK TO MONTEGO BAY  Above: Philip Rose, JTB’s Regional Director, Northeast USA cuts the ribbon with American Airlines crew and executives...

Grocery Cart Entrepreneur – Guerilla Commerce by Lou Cespedes

Grocery Cart Entrepreneur – Guerilla Commerce by Lou Cespedes In advertising, the term “guerilla marketing” is used to denote marketing campaigns that exist outside the norm of traditional mediums like radio, print,...

A Dark Age and a Dark Mile by Lou Cespedes

A Dark Age and a Dark Mile by Lou Cespedes When I arrive home from work and look down Nostrand Avenue, I can see in the distance the flickering of police lights,...

Dominica President Saverin Visits Brooklyn

Dominica President Saverin Visits Brooklyn   (BROOKLYN, New York): President of Dominica Charles Savarin and First Lady Clara Savarin, recently visited Brooklyn and were invited to a meet and greet event at home...

The Benefits of a Caribbean Federal Credit Union

  The Benefits of a Caribbean Federal Credit Union Byron A. Ellis – September 02, 2019   Often private banks are unwilling to provide credit or offer higher interest rates on loans to certain borrowers....

The United States Pledges to Support Alternative Energy Projects in the Caribbean

BROOKLYN,NY– The United States says it will support the Caribbean in implementing alternative energy-related projects. Global Power Sector Programme Manager, Bureau of Energy Resources at the US Department of State, Faith Corneille,...

Restoring the Caribbean to the paradise it used to be

When people think of the Caribbean, it’s the turquoise seas, clean beaches, coral reefs teeming with fish, turtles and balmy breezes that come to mind. For us, this paradise is what we...

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