Caribbean news

CTO declares 2019 Year of Festivals

On the heels of the past year’s successful Year of Rejuvenation, the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has declared 2019 the Year of Festivals in the Caribbean. Throughout 2019, the region will celebrate... | 12/15/18 8:00 PM
The Best Winter Travel Deals Move Overseas
People are heading to Europe and the Caribbean for Christmas and New Year’s. And there are still deals to be had. | 12/13/18 12:08 AM
Caribbean islands record series of earthquakes

BRIDGETOWN – Several Caribbean islands were rocked by earthquakes during a six hour period overnight, the Trinidad-based Seismic Research centre (SRC) of the St Augustine campus of the University of the... | 12/12/18 6:00 PM
Grenada PM calls for easier intra-Caribbean travel

CASTRIES – Grenada’s Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell has called on Caribbean countries to make sincere efforts to encourage easier intra-regional travel and do away with the heavy taxes that discourage... | 12/11/18 3:00 PM
Complacency kills: Caribbean gears up for tsunamis
The region runs the risk of complacency over a tsunami threat, which experts warn is a real possibility. | 12/8/18 5:44 AM
What life was like for Birmingham’s Caribbean community after World War Two
Poet Sue Brown looks at what life was like for Birmingham’s Caribbean community in the post-war years. | 12/6/18 3:10 AM
Jamaica says no plans for ‘Jexit’

PORT OF SPAIN – Jamaica’s Prime Minister Andrew Holness Tuesday reiterated that the decision to establish a Commission to review his country’s relationship with the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) was not... | 12/4/18 8:22 PM
Bristol parents share mixed-race hair tips
A cafe in Bristol encourages people to share ideas on caring for African-Caribbean children's hair. | 12/3/18 6:49 AM