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Caribbean News Roundup – Nov. 30, 2018

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 30, 2018: Here are the top headlines making news from across the Caribbean for today, Fri. Nov. 30, 2018. Grand Jury In Botham Jean Case Could Return Verdict Today A Texas grand jury hearing the case of the Caribbean immigrant and St. Lucian native who was gunned down in his apartment by a ...

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Caribbean News Roundup – Nov. 30, 2018

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 30, 2018: Here are the top headlines making news from across the Caribbean for today, Fri. Nov. 30, 2018. Grand Jury In Botham Jean Case Could Return Verdict Today A Texas grand jury hearing the case of the Caribbean immigrant and St. Lucian native who was gunned down in his apartment by a ...

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Jamaica Gets Early Christmas Gift As Reggae Deemed Global Cultural Treasure By UNESCO

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 30, 2018: Jamaica got a Christmas gift early Thursday, as UNESCO, the United Nation’s cultural and scientific agency, added reggae to its list of global cultural treasures. Meeting in Mauritius until December 1st, the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage, inscribed six elements on the Representative List of the ...

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Trinidad-Born Actress Is One Of The Voices On She-Ra

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 30, 2018: Trinidad-born actress Lorraine Toussaint is the voice behind Shadow Weaver on the Netflix’s reimagining of She-Ra and the Princesses of Power from Noelle Stevenson. Hordak’s conniving sorcerer, Shadow Weaver, is desperate to reclaim her erstwhile ward in She-Ra and the former Orange Is the New Black actress gives voice to the ...

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This Caribbean Born Footballer Declares For The NFL Draft

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 30, 2018: A Caribbean-born Arizona State footballer this week announced he will enter the 2019 draft, forgoing his senior season. N’Keal Harry, who left St. Vincent and the Grenadines where he was born at age 4, is projected as a potential first-round pick. Continue Reading The post This Caribbean Born Footballer Declares For ...

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Guess Where The 2019 Gold Cup Group Matches Will Be Held?

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 30, 2018: It will be history in the making next year as the CONCACAF Gold Cup matches will for the first time be held in Central America and the Caribbean next year. Costa Rica’s Estadio Nacional will be the site of the first two Group B matches for next summer’s edition of CONCACAF’s continental ...

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Bangladesh Looking For Test Series Whitewash Against West Indies

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 30, 2018: Having won the first Test of the series against the West Indies men’s cricket team, Bangladesh will seek to complete a clean sweep when they meet in the 2nd and final Test beginning today, Friday, Nov. 30th, at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur. Bangladesh has not won a Test series ...

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Qualifying For A Short-Term US Business Loan

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 30, 2018: So, you’ve finally moved from wanting to start a business to starting. Congratulations on the first major step. But now here comes an issue so many entrepreneurs face – how to get a short-term loan to tide you over so you can keep working in order to ...

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2.5 Million Murders Occurred In Latin America And The Caribbean In Less Than 20 Years

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 30, 2018: There have been more than 2.5 million murders in the Caribbean and Latin America in less than two decades, 75 percent of which were committed using firearms. That account for 39 percent of the world’s murders according to the latest Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) study published on Thursday. The murder statistic ...

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Ganja Bill Debate Delayed This Caribbean Nation

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 30, 2018: A vote in one Caribbean country that could have made medical marijuana legal last week has now been delayed until next month. Debate on The Medicinal Cannabis Industry Bill, The Cannabis Cultivation (Amnesty) Bill and The Permitted Use of Cannabis for Religious Purpose Bill in St. Vincent and the Grenadines has ...

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