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AAG launches nursery programme – Stabroek News

The Athletic Association of Guyana (AAG) launched its nursery programme under the National Sports Academy initiative yesterday at the National Track and Field Centre and Minister of Sport, Charles Ramson Jr., stated that sports locally “needs to aggressively transform” during his keynote address.  Ramson Jr., also underscored the importance of the development process being intensified […]

Babwah wants restrictions removed on hybrid vehicles

Business Ryan Hamilton-Davis 10 Minutes Ago TT Automotive Dealers Association president Visham Babwah. FILE PHOTO – TT Automotive Dealers Association (TTADA) president Visham Babwah is calling for the immediate removal of import taxes on hybrid electric vehicles, saying its removal may be the only financial reprieve the middle and lower class will have as fuel […]

Report Points To Worrisome Implications For The Caribbean

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. March 4, 2022: Exclusion from global finance through the withdrawal of CBRs (Corresponding Banking Relationships), has worrisome implications for the Caribbean as does the effects of de-risking. That’s according to a new report, ‘Financial De-Risking In The Caribbean: The US Implications And What Needs To […]

Tyra Gittens grabs NCAA women’s high jump silver

Sports Jelani Beckles 21 Hrs Ago Tyra Gittens – TRINIDAD AND Tobago Olympian Tyra Gittens earned silver at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in Birmingham, Alabama, US on Saturday. Gittens, who made her Olympic debut at the 2020 Tokyo Games last year in the women’s long jump, competed in the women’s high jump. […]

Elon Musk says Tesla, SpaceX facing significant inflation pressures – National

Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said on Sunday the U.S. electric carmaker and his rocket company SpaceX are facing significant inflationary pressures in raw materials and logistics. Musk in a tweet also asked about inflation rate outlook and said his companies “are not alone”, retweeting an article saying Russian conflict sent commodity prices […]

‘There was no beef’ – Carlene and D’Angel show love and unity | Entertainment

As International Women’s Day wound down on Tuesday, singjay D’Angel attended Dancehall Queen Carlene’s ‘Dancehall Tuesday’ event at the MECA, Market Place, in St Andrew. The women were captured belting out the lyrics to Baby Father, the collaboration D’Angel did with Vybz Kartel. At another time, haters would have said the moment was ‘photoshopped’. But […]

4R Lions, Agricola register opening wins

The Georgetown Cricket Association/ Ramchand Auto Sales/Survival Group of Companies/Trophy Stall under-19 50-overs tournament got underway yesterday with 4R Lions and Agricola securing victories. At the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC), 4R Lions stunned the hosts winning by 21 runs. Sent in Lions made 187 all out in 49.4 overs while GCC were dismissed for 167 […]

Access To Business Financing In The Caribbean: 2022 Report

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY,  The economies of many Caribbean countries are struggling during this long tail end of the pandemic. Economic crashes were inevitable the moment countries had to go into lockdown, and they occurred around the world. However, while wealthy countries have mostly recovered (and some are doing better than ever), poorer nations […]