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In a bold move to keep up with the global technological evolution,Telecommunications Services of Trinidad and Tobago (TSTT) under the guidance and leadership of CEO Dr. Ronald Walcott recently signed...

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Private, romantic Young Island Resort in St. Vincent and the Grenadines has retained hospitality marketing specialists MP&A Digital & Advertising as its agency of record. The full-service marketing agency is charged...

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Usain Bolt is set to open 15 restaurants in the UK serving classic Jamaican dishes and “burgers à la Usain”.

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Soca Music's Jade Lopez Resurfaces with Major Motivational Triumph

Persistence is a hell of a thing. One entertainer’s undying passion and his heritage have fueled what will likely be a long and prosperous career in music. Trinidad and Tobago’s Jade...

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Ricky T and Jah Cure team up for “Freaky Girls” remix

It has been more than a year now that “Freaky Girls” from Saint Lucia’s Ricky T has dominated fetes, events and airwaves in all corners of the globe including the...

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Nassy represents for Tobago Tourism with latest track

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Saturday, 01 August 2015 14:32

Fewer Cases of Dengue in Barbados

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The Ministry of Health has reported one death and 40 confirmed cases of dengue fever so far this year. This is a substantial drop from last year’s figures, when 115 cases were confirmed for the same period.

An Environment Ministry official today said Dominican Republic’s hoteliers have no reason to panic over the seaweed reaching the beaches from the Sargasso Sea, south of Bermuda.

As Jamaica prepares for the possible arrival of the Zika Virus, the Ministry of Health has implemented an Integrated Vector Management Control Programme to contain the breeding of the Aedes Egypti mosquito, which transmits the disease.

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There are no reported cases of MERS in Barbados or the Caribbean region.

By Dr. Anesa W. Ahamad, MD, MSC, FACR, DABR

New research on breast cancer patients revealed in 2014 at the American Society of Breast Surgeons, held in Las Vegas showed that radiotherapy instead of surgery for cancerous lymph glands in the armpit gave less complications and easier recovery but the same survival rates.

During his 12-year Royal Navy career, he has patrolled war zones and rescued drowning migrants. But when Roamel Crichton’s teenage daughter desperately needed help in her fight against cancer, officials responded by preparing to deport her.

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