Caribbean Technology News

  • Five young ladies to vie for the title of Ms DSC Mas Jamboree 2020 25 Jan 2020 02:52 Dominica News Online Dominica News Online - Friday, January 24th, 2020 at 1:29 PM From left: Dainisha Eusebe, Deniscia Laurent, Kayjah Charles, , Briana Laudat and, Aaliyah Alexander Five young ladies from the Dominica State College (DSC) will compete for the DSC Mas Jamboree …
  • FAA warns military training exercise could jam GPS signals in southeast, Caribbean 19 Jan 2020 23:49 GPS News A military training exercise scheduled for this weekend could jam GPS signals in the Southeast and Caribbean, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. An FAA advisory warns pilots could experience "unreliable or unavailable GPS signal" …
  • Queen contestant Savahnn James receives sponsorship from NBD and Green’s Wholesale 17 Jan 2020 17:12 Dominica News Online Dominica News Online - Friday, January 17th, 2020 at 9:43 AM James with representatives of her co-sponsors: Green’s Wholesale and National Bank of Dominica The National Bank of Dominica (NBD) and Greens Wholesale are the official sponsors of Miss Dominica …
  • Boeing, Flymingo, SITAONAIR, and More Industry News 14 Jan 2020 23:37 AIRFAX.com - Inflight Entertainment (IFE) News and Information Browse > Home / Hot Topics / Boeing, Flymingo, SITAONAIR, and More Industry News BOEING Roughly 10 months after the 737 MAX was grounded, David Calhoun has started as Boeing’s new CEO. In an email to employees Calhoun said “Many of our …
  • Are you a time saver or a time waster? 14 Jan 2020 10:45 Daily Observer By Melissa Martin, Ph.D We are a planet of time-saving and time-wasting fanatics. Remember the tale about the race between the tortoise and the hare? While the arrogant hare goofed around and napped, the slow but steady tortoise crossed the finish line …
  • UWI-Coventry Institute for industry-academic partnership launched 13 Jan 2020 07:27 Dominica News Online Dominica News Online - Sunday, January 12th, 2020 at 9:08 PM Vice-Chancellor, The UWI, Professor Sir Hilary Beckles (2nd right), greets the Vice-Chancellor of Coventry University, Professor John Latham (2nd left) at the launch of The UWI-Coventry Institute …
  • Miss Dominica contestant, Primrose David, receives full sponsorship from Preconco Ltd 13 Jan 2020 07:27 Dominica News Online Dominica News Online - Sunday, January 12th, 2020 at 10:19 PM Primrose David (right) with Preconco’s Damien King Miss Dominica 2020 contestant, Primrose David, of Massacre has been officially sashed by construction company, Preconco Limited which is …
  • Top 7 Jamaican & Caribbean News Stories You Missed The Week Ending January 10th, 2020 10 Jan 2020 21:07 Jamaicans THIS WEEK’S TOP NEWS  STORIES Top 7 Jamaican & Caribbean News Stories LEADER OF MAROONS CALLS FOR STATE TO RATIFY SOVEREIGNTY Maroon Colonel Rodolph Pink of the Scott’s Hall Maroon Town in St Mary has called for the Jamaican government to ratify the …
  • Study puts the 'Carib' in 'Caribbean,' boosting credibility of Columbus' cannibal claims 10 Jan 2020 10:15 Phys.org Christopher Columbus' accounts of the Caribbean include harrowing descriptions of fierce raiders who abducted women and cannibalized men—stories long dismissed as myths. But a new study suggests Columbus may have been telling the truth. Using the …
  • 2020 Predictions and Industry News 08 Jan 2020 01:31 AIRFAX.com - Inflight Entertainment (IFE) News and Information Well, Happy New Year everybody! It’s the beginning of 2020 and IFExpress is back with a lot of aviation news for you. Thanks for joining us and Stay Tuned! 2020 PREDICTIONS “Fiber and free-space optical networks are coming to the cabin in 2020 – for higher …
  • Contest for OAS Secretary-General: The Caribbean’s interest 03 Jan 2020 20:30 Carib Direct Dr. Sir Ronald Sanders former Caribbean diplomat The contest for the post of Secretary-General of the Organization of American States (OAS) is now well and truly joined.   The election for the post will be held on March 20, and there are three contestants …
  • Dominicans encouraged to apply to UWI Five Islands Campus 01 Jan 2020 09:36 Dominica News Online Dominica News Online - Tuesday, December 31st, 2019 at 3:12 PM Professor Stafford Griffith Dominica is among six OECS countries that were recently exposed to the educational opportunities offered by the UWI’s recently established fifth campus. Montserrat, …
  • An Open Letter to Santa’s Mailbag 24 Dec 2019 20:09 Voice DEAR SANTA, If the late George Odlum was alive today, he would have been writing this letter from Saint Lucia asking again for the annual special gifts for special people in Saint Lucia: the Prime Minister, Opposition Leader, Governor General and each …
  • ... Company eyes growth in the Caribbean market 23 Dec 2019 10:42 Jamaica Gleaner Calling the Caribbean a high-potential market, growth, and a consistent presence in the region continues to be the main mission for President of the Caribbean Division at Mastercard Marcelo Tangioni. Speaking to The Gleaner at its annual Innovation Forum …
  • News: Airbus launches A350 touchscreen cockpit displays 20 Dec 2019 11:00 Breakingtravelnews Airbus has commenced deliveries to airlines of the first A350s equipped with pioneering new touchscreen cockpit displays. Specially developed for the A350 together with Thales, they will confer enhanced operational efficiencies, greater crew interaction, …
  • Initiative To Automate Government Services To Be Launched Next Year 19 Dec 2019 00:33 St. Lucia Times A digital government services platform is to be launched here early next year, it has been announced. Transport Minister Guy Joseph says it would be a remarkable feat if all the components are to be in place within the projected time frame, according to a …
  • LAUNCH OF BVI DIGITAL CURRENCY RAISES QUESTIONS 17 Dec 2019 07:08 Island Sun On 3 December, the international media was littered with reports that the British Virgin Islands is about to have a digital currency which would operate one to one against the currently used United States dollar. The announcement was circulated worldwide …
  • Dummies In Police Uniforms ‘Control’ City Traffic In India 10 Dec 2019 19:08 St. Lucia Times BBC News:–  One of India’s most gridlocked cities has come up with an unconventional solution to rein in errant drivers. Mannequins dressed up as traffic police have been placed on roads in the southern city of Bangalore. Dressed in police caps, white …
  • Top 7 Jamaican & Caribbean News Stories You Missed The Week Ending December 6th, 2019 07 Dec 2019 00:48 Jamaicans THIS WEEK’S TOP NEWS  STORIES Top 7 Jamaican & Caribbean News Stories CLARK SAYS COMPENSATION REVIEW WILL COVER SALARY ADJUSTMENTS FOR PARLIAMENT’S MEMBERS According to Jamaica’s Minister of Finance, Dr. Nigel Clarke, a compensation review addressing …
  • NovoPayment and Visa Expand Strategic Partnership in Latin America and the Caribbean 03 Dec 2019 15:52 Odessa American MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 3, 2019-- FINNOSUMMIT -- NovoPayment, a Banking-as-a-Service platform category leader, and Visa Inc., the world’s leader in digital payments, today announced an expansion of their strategic partnership to enable financial …