December 2012 Blog Posts (9)

Sold! Golden Usain Bolt Nissan GT-R Gets $187,100 Winning Bid

The results of Nissan’s 10-day auction are in: the Bolt Gold Nissan GT-R has been sold for $187,100, or about $85,000 more than a regular GT-R. Along with the golden GT-R signed by Bolt, a little over $6000 worth of Bolt merchandise (racing helmets, special driving suits and boots) was…


Added by CShout1 on December 28, 2012 at 11:23pm — 1 Comment

Third Annual Autism and Disabilities Ambassadors Competition to be launched Friday January 4 -2013 - Jamaica

Friday January 4-2013 will mark the official launch of the third staging of…

Added by Maia Chung on December 27, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments

St. Lucia Focus: Laplas Nwèl—reviving our Christmas Traditions

The Saint Lucia National Trust, in collaboration with the Trade Export Promotion Agency, Ministry of Commerce, Business Development, Investment and Consumer Affairs, and Ministry of Agriculture, Food Production, Fisheries and Rural Development today launched Laplas Nwèl Traditional Saint Lucian Christmas…


Added by CShout1 on December 21, 2012 at 10:53am — No Comments

Caribbean tourism sector sees US, Canada visitor increase as UK declines


The Caribbean tourism industry continued to show signs of recovery during 2012 fuelled by improvements in the United States and Canadian markets.

But Secretary General of the Barbados-based Caribbean Tourism…


Added by CShout1 on December 21, 2012 at 10:51am — No Comments

Ensuring improved quality and competitiveness - RADA Diaries Jamaica

Published: Thursday | December 13, 2012

Grades and standards for fresh agricultural produce are considered among the main tools for the marketing of…


Added by Maia Chung on December 13, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments

The price of poverty

By: Dr. Garth A. Rose

Jamaican entertainer Vybz Kartel (Adidja Palmer) has made news in recent months, not for his unique dancehall songs, but unfortunately for serious criminal charges and more recently for co-authoring the book, "The Voice of the Jamaican Ghetto" with his compatriot, businessman Michael Dawson.

This book makes interesting reading. It isn't a book promoting Palmer's music, although each chapter focuses on a title of his recordings, nor is it meant to defend his…


Added by CShout1 on December 9, 2012 at 12:19pm — No Comments

Crystal Granado promoting comes Naturally

In 2010, Crystal Granado took the helm of We Limin Promotions International. She changed its primary focus (which at the time was mainly event coverage and promotions) to include artiste management. She has not regretted this decision, as it was a carefully planned one. After identifying the need for…

Added by CShout1 on December 9, 2012 at 12:12pm — No Comments

Trinidad Focus: Felicia Chang: Telling Your Story Through ‘Plantain’

We all have stories to tell about the people and circumstances that shaped us, but years from now, will those stories be remembered?  Will generations to come…


Added by CShout1 on December 9, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments

RADA DIARIES - Using the Agricultural Marketing Info Division (AMID) to enhance farming - Jamaica

Farming encompasses many components to maximise success, and in recognition of that, the Agricultural Marketing Information Division (AMID) was formed.

The division was developed to provide national and international clients with a comprehensive statistical service through the timely collection, storage and dissemination of accurate agricultural data.

This is to assist the process of making farming less about guessing and more about strategising, using…


Added by Maia Chung on December 6, 2012 at 11:59am — No Comments

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