P.O.S. Trinidad (Sonique Solutions) â€“ After its explosive introduction last year to the All-Inclusive arena, the ultra-premium all-inclusive event â€˜Finesseâ€™ returns to appease the needs of the partying public of Trinidad & Tobago. The 2017 edition of this all-inclusive fete experience is an all-white affair and takes place poolside of the picturesque La Vega Estate in Gran Couva on Saturday 28th January.
A 91-year-old actress and daughter of immigrants from the Caribbean island of Nevis has been awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian honor in the United States. Cicely Tyson was among the 21 other Americans who received the honor from President Barrack Obama in a White House ceremony on Nov. 22. Tyson was born and raised in Harlem, New York. She is the daughter of Frederica, a former domestic helper, and William Tyson, who worked as a carpenter and painter. Her father arrived in New York City at age 21 and was processed at Ellis Island on Aug. 4, 1919.
KINGSTON, Jamaica â€“ Jamaica has achieved the highest ranking for implementing international civil aviation standards in the English-speaking Caribbean. The result from the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Validation Mission in June 2016 indicated an effective implementation of international standards at 82.38 percent.
WASHINGTON, D.C. â€“ The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has added St. Vincent and the Grenadines to the list of countries whose nationals are eligible to participate in the H-2A and H-2B visa programs for the coming year. On Nov. 9, USCIS said the notice listing the eligible countries was published on Oct. 26 in the U.S. Federal Register.