Patriots defeat Amazon Warriors thanks to Brathwaite blitz

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Jonathan Carter (R) and Mohammed Nabi of the St Kitts and Nevis Patriots celebrate victory over the Guyana Amazon Warriors during Match 2 of the 2017 Hero Caribbean Premier League between Guyana Amazon Warriors v St Kitts and Nevis Patriots at Central Broward Regional Park Stadium on August 5, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. (Photo Read More

Patriots defeat Amazon Warriors thanks to Brathwaite blitz

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Jonathan Carter (R) and Mohammed Nabi of the St Kitts and Nevis Patriots celebrate victory over the Guyana Amazon Warriors during Match 2 of the 2017 Hero Caribbean Premier League between Guyana Amazon Warriors v St Kitts and Nevis Patriots at Central Broward Regional Park Stadium on August 5, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. (Photo Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Body discovered at Vigie

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By SNO Staff August 6, 2017 Police have confirmed that the body of a male was discovered at Vigie beach this morning around 8:00, August 6. The body is yet to be identified. Police are treating the case as a suspected homicide. Investigations continue. (3)(4) Share This On: Copyright 2017 St. Lucia News Online. All Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Body found at Vigie Beach

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August 6th, 2017 7 comments Police from the Criminal Investigations Department have been summoned to the Vigie beach in Castries where a body was discovered early this morning. Details are still sketchy. Police sources tell St Lucia Times that the discovery was made by the Marine Unit at around 8 o’clock this morning. The body Read More

A Forecast On Media Investments

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DUBAI, UAE, August 6, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — “…global spending on entertainment and media is projected to rise from $1.6 trillion in 2011 to $2.1 trillion in 2016, a 5.7 percent compound annual advance….” (PwC’s Global Entertainment and Media Outlook 2012-2016). This is an astonishing figure, but when you consider the breadth and depth of media, Read More

A Forecast On Media Investments

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DUBAI, UAE, August 6, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — “…global spending on entertainment and media is projected to rise from $1.6 trillion in 2011 to $2.1 trillion in 2016, a 5.7 percent compound annual advance….” (PwC’s Global Entertainment and Media Outlook 2012-2016). This is an astonishing figure, but when you consider the breadth and depth of media, Read More

Video: Sunday August 6th ‘Good News’ Spotlight

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Bermuda celebrating the Cup Match holiday, Hailey Quig being selected as a 2017 XL Catlin scholar, Reggie Lambe scoring in a Carlisle victory, Sachio Harrison, Theo Wolffe, and Zantae Dill winning education awards, and Kirista Rabain finishing sixth in the 2017 FEI World Jumping Challenge Finals were all some of the positive news stories from Read More

Visitor arrival numbers are not the whole story

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When it comes to valuing tourism’s economic contribution, most Caribbean governments share publicly only arrival numbers and the country of origin of their visitors. Then, usually at budget time, they produce generalised figures that indicate overall spending and contribution to GDP. Few provide the detailed analysis that would determine how profitable their industry is or, Read More

The disobliging functionary

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There are few problems in Guyana which are more intractable than the problem of bureaucracy in all its deadly guises. We are caught in a trap whose four walls continually close in, rather like the torture chamber in Edgar Allan Poe’s The Pit and the Pendulum. The four encroaching walls of the bureaucratic trap are Read More

Camp Street was a tragedy waiting to happen

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There are approximately 2,000 prisoners in the five facilities in Georgetown, New Amsterdam, Mazaruni, Lusignan and Timehri. Of these 35 per cent are on remand awaiting trial. The Georgetown Prison at Camp Street was designed to accommodate 600 prisoners but held in the vicinity 1,000. Violent incidents or escapes have occurred in Georgetown, New Amsterdam Read More