Crunch time

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BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe – West Indies start Friday’s crucial encounter against hosts Zimbabwe as favourites. But they will take nothing for granted as they seek to reach Sunday’s final against Sri Lanka in the One-Day International Tri-Nations series. Captain Jason Holder said he expected Zimbabwe to come out blasting on all cylinders, […]

Bad deal

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Former Prime Minister Owen Arthur is contending that tax concessions granted to the Caribbean hotel chain Sandals are hurting the island’s finances, already reeling from a decline in revenue from the offshore financial services sector. Presenting a lecture Wednesday night sponsored by the Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic […]

Don’t blame us, says Morris

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Outspoken educator and Anglican cleric Reverend Charles Morris Thursday accused the Ministry of Education of treating teachers at Combermere School with utter contempt in the midst of an ongoing environmental saga at the Waterford, St Michael institution. In an interview with Barbados TODAY, Morris, who is head of the school’s History […]

Commentary: A Rising Sun over the Antilles: Japan’s new era of Caribbean investment – Caribbean News Now (press release) (blog)

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Commentary: A Rising Sun over the Antilles: Japan’s new era of Caribbean investment
Caribbean News Now (press release) (blog)
Japan is not a newcomer to the Caribbean, having trade and investment relationships with a number of states in the region going back to the 1960s and 1970s. However, Japan’s critical economic slump during the 1990s resulted in a more than a decade-long …

Bravo ‘silent’

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THE WEST INDIES Cricket Board (WICB) has attempted to reach out and engage Darren Bravo in dialogue since his dismissal from the tour of Zimbabwe two weeks ago. But the Trinidadian batsman hasn’t been…

Bravo ‘silent’

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THE WEST INDIES Cricket Board (WICB) has attempted to reach out and engage Darren Bravo in dialogue since his dismissal from the tour of Zimbabwe two weeks ago. But the Trinidadian batsman hasn’t been…

Bravo ‘silent’

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THE WEST INDIES Cricket Board (WICB) has attempted to reach out and engage Darren Bravo in dialogue since his dismissal from the tour of Zimbabwe two weeks ago. But the Trinidadian batsman hasn’t been…