Tag Archives: Caribbean Digest

Jamaica cassava challenges expose weaknesses in intra-regional trading arrangements

Arguably to a far greater extent than anywhere else in the Caribbean, Jamaica, largely through the creativity and ‘sense of hustle’ of ordinary Jamaicans benefits from what is believed to be the most thriving agro processing sector among CARICOM member countries. Its agro produce has reached the taste and quality standards to allow these to […]

Walsh says batting must improve for WI Women to succeed

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – West Indies Women’s head coach Courtney Walsh said the past year was tough for his side, but they had little time to put things right ahead of the ICC Women’s Twenty20 World Cup, starting on February 10 in South Africa. Walsh said the team will use a forthcoming tri-series against India […]

Viva la Mexico – Trinidad and Tobago Newsday

Business Newsday Reporter Thursday 22 December 2022 Mexican Ambassador Victor Hugo Morales in an interview with Newsday at the embassy in St Clair on December 12. Photo by Angelo Marcelle MEXICO is the largest Spanish-speaking country in the world. It has one of the largest economies on the planet. And despite the impact of covid19, […]

Cricket Year in Review 2022: Poor white-ball form and World Cup exit

Sports Jelani Beckles 19 Hrs Ago Trinbago Knight Riders bowler Ravi Rampaul, left, celebrates a wicket in the Hero CPL 2022. FILE PHOTO/LINCOLN HOLDER – WEST Indies had a difficult 2022, which was compounded by a poor showing at the T20 World Cup in Australia. And to add insult to injury, the team ended the […]

Washington opens window on removal of Venezuela oil sanctions

Mindful that as the crisis emanating from Russia’s hostilities in Ukraine and the attendant incremental threat to global oil supplies could worsen in the years ahead, the Joe Biden Administration, days ago, loosened the shackles that had bound Venezuela’s economy for more than three years and crippling the country’s economy, by granting the United States […]

India’s Pant stable after fiery car crash

NEW DELHI, (Reuters) – India cricketer Rishabh Pant suffered multiple injuries but is in a stable condition after his car hit a central divider, flipped over and caught fire in the early hours of yesterday  morning. Police said the wicketkeeper-batsman, who was alone in the car when it crashed in the northern state of Uttarakhand, […]