How Do We Manage Care for a Parent from a Distance?

Our village is now the globe and even with communication capabilities that shrink our planet, and jet travel that can get most of us back to Jamaica in hours, but we have done little to eliminate the emotional distance we feel when mom or dad need our support as they enter their golden age. There […]
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Jumpstarting the Core of the Jamaican Economy

The overhang of the Dudus extradition and the shower of bullets from Tivoli Gardens manhunt have inflicted significant collateral damage on the tourist industry. The subsequent travel advisories from North America and England has made the reservation lines at the enchanting vacation meccas , as active as the bodies at the Kingston morgue. If that […]
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NCU’s XORMIS Team Wins Big in Poland

In the World Cup of ingenuity, the Jamaican team XORMIS took first place ahead of Brazil, and Indonesia! The ‘Imagine Cup’ is a world-wide technology competition created to reward students for their inspirational and technological innovations. The theme of this year’s competition is “Imagine a world where technology helps solve the toughest problems“. Yes, team […]
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Is Our Caribbean Leadership up to Snuff?

This week, the Caricom group meets in Montego Bay for its 31st. annual meeting. Jamaica serves as host country and Prime Minister Golding serves as chairperson. His opening speech was quite on target in capturing the essence of the challenges that face the region. click to get a copy of speech. The biggest test intrinsic […]
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