Thursday, October 17, 2019

Tag: Trinidad

French Montana Forced to Change Photo Caption...

Carnival season is in full effect and French Montana was sure to make his presence known when he arrived in the dual-island Caribbean nation...

‘Ready for the Revolution’ Introducing Lionhearted Activist...

Stokely Carmichael (1941-1998) Stokely Carmichael, also known as Kwame Toure, is the Black philosopher who coined the term "Black Power". Carmichael was the youngest...

7 Inappropriate (and Often Racist) Moments in...

Although textbooks are used as learning tools, there are times -- especially when providing information on Black people -- that there is not much to learn and...

Trinidad Workshop Seeks to Reestablish Coconut Industry

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad — The Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI) and the International Trade Centre (ITC) will host a workshop on...

Genetically Modified Mosquitos Could Fight Disease in...

Government has considered introducing genetically modified (GM) mosquitoes to Trinidad and Tobago to fight the deadly dengue and chikungunya viruses, according to Health Minister...

14 Amazing Facts You Did Not Know...

The Trinidad Moruga “Scorpion” Pepper has officially been ranked as the world’s hottest pepper by the Guinness Book of Records. Trinidad and Tobago-born Stokely Carmichael...

10 of the Richest Neighborhoods in Trinidad

Goodwood Park This semi-gated community is one of Trinidad and Tobago's most prestigious. Westmoorings Populated with upscale homes, this luxurious neighborhood, west of the capital Port of Spain,...

Tobago Set to Become First Landfill-Free Caribbean...

Tobago could well become the first Caribbean territory without a landfill site. The Tobago House of Assembly and Fourth State Energy have signed a...

Developing Capabilities for Tech Innovation in the...

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad - Innovation as a vital source of private and social gains has been recognized the world over. Global policy debates, most recently at the...

Haiti and Trinidad Sign Accord for Energy...

Source: caribbeannewsnow.com PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- A memorandum of understanding (MOU) on energy cooperation between Trinidad and Tobago and Haiti was signed on Monday...

40 Million Barrels of Oil Boosts Trinidad’s...

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- Spanish oil company Repsol has announced the discovery of 40 million barrels of oil in its Trinidad and Tobago...

New Laboratory Promises Faster Detection And Response...

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) is now better equipped to perform faster and safer detection and response to...

Trinidad Muslims Allegedly Traveling to Venezuela for...

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- Cellphone images seized by SEBIN, Venezuela’s intelligence service, allegedly show Trinidadian Muslims arrested in Venezuela engaging in what SEBIN...

Debate Stirs Over Viral Video of Trinidadian...

A video gone viral of a mother beating her 12-year-old daughter, which was posted on Facebook, was yesterday described as not the first of...

Trinidad Commissions Long-Range Vessels From China to...

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad - Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar yesterday announced this country will be seeking to purchase a long-range vessel (LRV) from China...

Trinidad Hopes to Bolster Technology Innovation With...

Female innovators and inventors dominated the overall entries and the junior category of the Prime Minister’s Awards for Scientific Ingenuity, while male innovators took...

After Floods, Fire at Red Cross Building...

 CASTRIES, St. Lucia - Police are investigating the cause of a fire at the Red Cross building on the outskirts of the capital that...

Jamaica, Trinidad To Discuss Regional Integration Movement

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade Senator A J Nicholson Monday issued an invitation to his Trinidadian counterpart Winston Dookeran...

Trinidadian Fishermen Arrested in Protest over Seismic...

 PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad - The demonstration took place on land and sea simultaneously. In the end, police had arrested three people, including Gary...

Caricom’s ‘Big Conversation’ on Regional Economic Challenges

Norman Girvan, Irwin LaRocque and Sir Dennis Byron, three prominent Caribbean personalities, have all been in the news in the past couple of weeks,...

Trinidad’s Security Chief Jack Warner Quits Amid...

Former FIFA vice president Jack Warner has resigned as Trinidad and Tobago's national security minister, two days after a regional football group's ethics panel...