May 2014 Blog Posts (13)

Cuba plans tentatively for life after a socialist Venezuela

Raul Castro Cuba
Raúl Castro, centre, continues to support Nicolás Maduro, but Cuba needs a plan B in case Venezuela changes political direction. Photograph: Sven Creutzmann/Mambo Photo/Getty

Cuba's leaders may have been taken aback by the recent…

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Added by CShout1 on May 31, 2014 at 5:32pm — No Comments

Jamaica break 4x200m world record at World Relays

Jamaica's 4x200m relay team pose next to the clock after setting a world record at the IAAF World Relays. Photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters

Jamaica’s men broke the 4x200m world record, set 20 years ago by the USA, on the opening night of the…

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Added by CShout1 on May 25, 2014 at 9:01pm — No Comments

Rude boys: Shanty Town to Savile Row

The tailor Sam Lambert shows off his rude boy style. Photograph: Dean Chalkley

The rude boy has come a long way from his origins in Jamaican subculture, as shown in a new photography exhibition celebrating the movement's distinctive…

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Added by CShout1 on May 25, 2014 at 8:54pm — No Comments

Trinidad Focus: House of jaipur promises Eastern glitz

Indian Arrival Day, celebrated on May 30, commemorates the arrival of the first Indian Indentured labourers from India to Trinidad in May 1845, on the Fatel…

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Added by CShout1 on May 21, 2014 at 10:23pm — No Comments

Jamaica Focus: Laidback Luxury in Port Antonio

Truly undisputed beauty is the essence of Jamaica’s easterly resort area of Port Antonio. As if specially endowed by Mother Nature herself, this small coastal town abounds with lush foliage, tall thriving forest and verdant hillsides that roll towards the sea, ending in golden sand beaches. Port Antonio has been a secluded hideaway for decades, its natural beauty, semi-remote location…

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Added by CShout1 on May 21, 2014 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Baltimore Ravens Cheerleaders in Jamaica

Join the cheerleading team of the Super Bowl XLVII Champions, the Baltimore Ravens,  for their 2nd Calendar Photoshoot in Jamaica. The pristine beaches, tropical gardens and exotic locales of Jamaica will be the setting for the Ravens 2015 Calendar.…

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Added by CShout1 on May 11, 2014 at 1:08pm — No Comments

Jamaica Focus: Stewart praises Marilyn Nash

You could tell that Adam Stewart has been deeply touched by the passing of Flanker community activist Marilyn Nash.

He spoke with such emotion last Thursday about her work in the tough Montego Bay neighbourhood that it was clear he and his Sandals Resorts group had lost a very close and dear…

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Added by CShout1 on May 11, 2014 at 12:31pm — No Comments

Jamaica Focus: Beyond Beauty - Shanda Pinnock

Growing up in Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada, the only girl in a family with four brothers, Shanda Pinnock looked at life logically and practically. Her family moved frequently and she describes the annual moves "being like a birthday party". Born to parents Arthur and Debra Cook, she…

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Added by CShout1 on May 11, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments

HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY!!!!!!!

HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY TO ALL MOTHER'S ESPECIALLY OUR CARIBBEAN GIANTS!!!!

Added by CShout1 on May 11, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Milk River Seafood and Jerk Festival on July 26, 2014 - Jamaica

Ladies and Gentlemen come out and JOIN ME I will be in the CELEBRITY COOK OFF





MILK RIVER; Clarendon, [date of release]: The Milk River Tourism Organization [MIRTO] has embarked on an initiative to enhance the Local, Regional and International Tourism potential of the historical community of Milk…

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Added by Maia Chung on May 7, 2014 at 7:28am — No Comments

Head of FCTC Secretariat to Visit Jamaica

Maia Chung Television News

May 2, 2014



The Head of the Convention Secretariat of the World…

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Added by Maia Chung on May 3, 2014 at 8:27am — No Comments

Environmental Resources Outreach by The Maia Chung Autism and Disabilities Foundation - Jamaica

Good Morning people, as an avid reader and supporter of efforts to get children to read more, especially the traditional ways (meaning not just on a computer) and learn through fun ways, whether at school or home libraries or traditional ones, I have in my possession some Environmentally Educational posters to decorate classrooms, school libraries or environmental corners, or just where the Teachers and Principals deem fit.…



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Added by Maia Chung on May 3, 2014 at 8:17am — No Comments

Coming in June 2014 WATCH THIS SPACE - Jamaican Women Rule - We're inlove with being Queen

Copyrighted to Alessandro Ferrari - photos taken April 2014, I am wearing a piece from my clothing line Maia SEZ!…

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Added by Maia Chung on May 3, 2014 at 8:12am — No Comments

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