The Sandals Foundation, the non-profit arm of Sandals Resorts International, has unveiled a new collaboration with Scholastic Book Fairs aimed at improving literacy among students in the Caribbean. Scholastic made the announcement at the recent Social Media On the Sand event at the Beaches Turks & Caicos Resort Villages & Spa.
The Division of Tourism and Transportation will celebrate Caribbean Tourism Month 2015 with a week of activities from November 23rd to 29th, 2015 under the theme “Maximizing Tourism Opportunities”.
Dr. Maria Agard is no longer a member of the Barbados Labour Party (BLP).
Word of this came from Opposition Leader, Mia Mottley, during a press conference at the party’s Roebuck Street, St. Michael Headquarter.
Emil Lee, Immediate Past President of the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association (CHTA), has "passed the torch" to First Vice President and President-Elect Karolin Troubetzkoy eight months earlier than initially scheduled, as Lee has accepted the opportunity to serve as Minister of Labor, Health and Social Affairs for the country of St. Maarten.
Forty Three candidates representing four political parties have been nominated as candidates for the Dec. 9 General Election in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
Barbados Prime Minister Freundel Stuart will participate in the upcoming Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Malta and the 21st Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC COP 21) in Paris.