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Gregory Isaacs, Buju Banton, Sly and Robbie and Lee 'Scratch' Perry are among a list of five nominees for the 2010 reggae grammy.
Gregory Isaacs, who died last month has been nominated for his part in the work Isaacs Meets Isaac which was done with King Isaac.
Port of Spain Trinidad….
National Carnival Commission Chairman, Kenny de Silva, says Carnival 2011 is estimated to cost some $130 million.
That cost includes administrative expenses, prizes, rentals, cleaning and construction.De Silva said, they are hoping sponsors will come forward as they did back in 2004-2006.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana – The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) will soon launch one of the world’s first automated multi-state travel documents (CARIPASS) for use within 10 member states that will not only make regional travel easier, but help crack down on identity theft and illegal migration.Participating countries will include Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, and Trinidad and Tobago.
Cable & Wireless Communications Plc agreed to buy 51 percent of Bahamas Telecommunications Company for $210 million to prop up its ailing Caribbean business. The stock rose as much as 3.6 percent in London trading.
The company has already signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding with the government of the Bahamas.
Cable and Wireless says their aim is to complete the transaction in the first quarter of 2011. The company and the government will work together to complete due diligence, finalize terms and obtain regulatory clearances.
The son of former People’s United Party (PUP) mayoral candidate Cecil Reneau, has been charged with Tuesday night murders of 39-year-old David Longsworth – whose father is former Belize Ambassador to the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), and security guard Edward Ayala.Less than 24 hours after the son of the former diplomat was gunned down, along with the guard, at a gas station in Belize City, police have charged the son of a politician with the killings.
Police are looking for at least one other suspect.