Newsline Health (May 13)

Newsline Health (May 13)

Guyana has launched its Tobacco Control Council. It will be tasked with regulating legislation governing tobacco use in the country. Health officials in Georgetown say non communicable diseases account for 78 per cent of deaths in the country. And many cases are linked to tobacco use. Health Minister Volda Lawrence...

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Newsline Business (April 18)

Newsline Business (April 18)

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Newsline Business (April 10)

Newsline Business (April 10)

Barbados’ Tourism Minister, Kerrie Symmonds wants a united CARICOM position on the setting of standards by the international community on small island developing states. Symmonds was at the time addressing parliament during debate on the Companies Amendment Bill. And he referred to a situation where a British bank was fined...

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Dominica World Creole Music Festival 2018 – Night 2

Dominica World Creole Music Festival 2018 – Night 2

THERE was no disappointment on Night 2 of the 2018 edition Dominica World Creole Music Festival. Patrons had more than enough to satisfy them with the energy charged performances by Machel Montano and Asa Banton, and they swayed to the rhythms from the Swinging Stars and Midnight Groovers.   Watch...

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Dominica World Creole Music Festival – Night 1

Dominica World Creole Music Festival – Night 1

OUR HOST and cameraman ventured to the ‘nature island’ of Dominica last year for the island’s first World Creole Music Festival following the devastating passage of Hurricane Maria in 2017. It was the 20th staging of the iconic event and, coincided with the country’s 40th Independence. Watch #WCMF2018Rewind produced by...

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Newsline Business (March 13)

Newsline Business (March 13)

Republic Financial Holdings Ltd on Wednesday announced the acquisition of the majority interest in the Cayman National Corporation Ltd at a cost of 198.4 million US dollars. A statement from Republic Financial Holdings said the transaction comprised the purchase of 74.99 per cent of the issued shares in CNC, at...

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