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MAYOR DE BLASIO ANNOUNCES NEW COMMITMENTS TO FURTHER BLACK ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN NYC

NEW YORK—Mayor de Blasio today announced new commitments to further invest in Black entrepreneurs in all five boroughs. The BE NYC initiative is a first-of-its-kind model, which aims to increase the...

Caribbean-Canadian Becomes Princeton University’s First Black Valedictorian

Caribbean-Canadian Becomes Princeton University’s First Black Valedictorian Princeton University, a private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey, has named a Caribbean-Canadian – Nicholas Johnson, the son of a Bahamian father...

Haiti Teaming Up With Canada To Bolster Health System

Haiti Teaming Up With Canada To Bolster Health System BROOKLYN, NY – Haiti is seeking to strengthen its health system by developing enhanced cooperation with Canada. This was one topic discussed during a meeting...

CIVIL RIGHTS LEADERS CALL ON CONGRESSIONAL LEADERS TO ADDRESS DISPROPORTIONATE IMPACT OF CORONAVIRUS ON...

CIVIL RIGHTS LEADERS CALL ON CONGRESSIONAL LEADERS TO ADDRESS DISPROPORTIONATE IMPACT OF CORONAVIRUS ON BLACK AMERICANS   Marc Morial, Melanie Campbell, Derrick Johnson & Rev. Al Sharpton Question Availability of Testing and Care,...

American Airlines Suspends Service to Guyana and Several South American Countries

American Airlines Suspends Service to Guyana and Several South American Countries BROOKLYN,NY– American Airlines has suspended its service to several destinations, including Guyana. In a statement late Saturday, the US-based carrier announced that...

JAMAICA NATIONAL STATEMENT: COVID-19

NATIONAL STATEMENT: COVID-19 Delivered by Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton Minister of Health and Wellness 10 March 2020 Ladies and gentlemen of the press, Representatives of the Ministry of Health and Wellness, Other stakeholders. Good afternoon. Thank you for...

The Cayman Islands to be Placed on List of ‘Uncooperative’ Tax Countries

The Cayman Islands to be Placed on List of ‘Uncooperative’ Tax Countries BROOKLYN, NY – Less than a month after the United Kingdom exited the European Union (EU), it’s reported that 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...

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,...

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