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Top 10 tech in-demand skills for 2024

Business Newsday 2 Days Ago Looking at the top in-demand tech skills. – In the Caribbean, we have traditionally celebrated the careers of doctors, lawyers and engineers as prestigious and lucrative. Yet as we continue to churn out thousands of graduates each year in these fields, many find themselves underemployed or struggling to secure work […]

Caribbean still twisting and turning on the issue of food security

As is not infrequently inclined to happen in the Caribbean, we find ourselves – sometimes on account of no more than a lack of focus – becoming distracted on issues that are of varying degrees of importance either to individual member countries or to the region, as a whole. This occurs simply because we find […]

YG Marley, Lauryn Hill light up Reggae Sumfest stage | Entertainment

When multi-Grammy Award winning entertainer Lauryn Hill and her son YG Marley took the Reggae Sumfest stage in St James, Brand Jamaica shared the spotlight right next to them. The duo, along with Hill’s elder son, Zion Marley, share a long, love-filled history with the island. YG opened up the set with performances of his […]

Junior Monarch Finals postponed until Thursday

The Scotiabank Junior Monarch Finals planned for tomorrow Saturday, July 20 at the National Botanical Gardens Ampitheatre, will now be held on Thursday, July 25, at 7 p.m. at the Garfield Sobers Complex, Wildey, St Michael. In a release the National Cultural Foundation said “the recent several occasional showers over the past days have hampered the full technical set […]

Cougars roar to Mason Hall Track crown

Sports Jelani Beckles 4 Hrs Ago Champion club, Cougars Athletic – COUGARS Athletic Club of Trinidad was the class act at the Mason Hall Police Youth Club Juvenile Track Classic III, held at the Dwight Yorke Stadium in Bacolet, on July 14. Cougars, led by head coach Kelvin Nancoo copped the $10,000 championship prize, sponsored […]

Trinidad and Tobago, Curacao hold partial-scope trade talks

Business Shweta Sharma 7 Hrs Ago PARTIAL-SCOPE TALKS: Dr Caryl Monte, president, Permanent Commission for International Trade and Foreign Economic Relations, Curacao, left, in conversation with Randall Karim, permanent secretary, Ministry of Trade, at the first round of negotiations for the PSTA between TT and Curacao. – Photo courtesy MTI TRINIDAD and Tobago and Curacao […]

The Teachers’ strike: The children speak

Employing phrases ranging in severity from ‘pi..ed off’ to ’frustrated’ ‘(eight children attending state-run secondary schools in Region Four last week expressed to the Stabroek Business their concern over the likelihood of them being unable to fill the tuition gap created by the recently ended protracted teachers’ strike, which will now have to be filled, […]

Rapper Sean Kingston and his mother indicted on federal charges in $1M fraud scheme | Entertainment

MIAMI (AP) — Rapper and singer Sean Kingston and his mother have been indicted in South Florida on federal charges of committing more than $1 million worth of fraud. Kingston, 34, and his mother, 61-year-old Janice Turner, made their first appearances Friday in federal court, according to court records. A Miami grand jury returned an […]

Gearing up for Junior Kadooment

Somewhere, an excited child who will be jumping in Sunshine Snacks Junior Kadooment is staring at their costume in expectation. Over the last few days, band leaders have been distributing costumes at the various band houses as the little ones prepare for tomorrow’s big parade at the National Botanical Gardens. Fifth Element Productions, led by […]

Notary Public system widens in overhaul

421 Parliament has passed new legislation to modernise and expand the country’s notary public system, a move hailed as a significant step towards easing the way business is done in Barbados. In a significant update to the nation’s legal infrastructure, the Notary Public Bill potentially streamlines processes for both local and international transactions requiring notarisation […]