February, 2007

CWC birthday gift for 101 year old man

Without even lifting a finger to bat or bowl in the upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup, Lionel Ferguson of Grenada could find himself in the record books. Come April 16, the sprightly resident of Gouyave plans to celebrate his 101st birthday by enjoying the Super 8 match which will be played at the newly-rebuilt Grenada National Stadium. He will be feted in the President’s Suite by the Local Organising Committee.

Ziggy Marley launches out

Four-time Grammy Award winner, Ziggy Marley is confident that his latest win of the highly acclaimed award will help disseminate his message of love and celebrate his rebirth as an artiste.

Bahamas – Anna Nicole museum?

The tourism-dependent country of The Bahamas could soon see a rise in tourists bent on seeing the spot where former Play Boy Playmate Anna Nicole Smith reportedly choose to be buried and the house where she lived prior to her death.

"Jumbie" tipped to win

The mass is over, the Lenten season has started, as Trinidadians remember this year’s Carnival in which Machel Montano is set to retain the Road March King title with “Jumbie”, controversy swirling over Cro Cro’s crowning,  and the police saying a firm NO to a last lap “cool down”.

Grenadian par

Grenadian golf is getting an upswing thanks to the newest economic investor, the De Savary Group, which is constructing the EC$1.5 billion Port Louis Grenada.

Guyana water privatisation consultant under fire in UK

A British consultant fired by the Bharrat Jagdeo administration is today the focus of a campaign by a non-governmental organisation in Britain to stop them getting any more government contracts for privatising water services in developing countries.

Mystery shoppers hit St Kitts/Nevis

A number of mystery shoppers are going to town to visit public and private sector businesses. Their task is to critique St Kitts/Nevis tourism product and then recommend improvements – just in time for Cricket World Cup 2007.

CWC 2007 sharing secrets

ICC Cricket World Cup West Indies 2007 Inc. is inviting the world games fraternity to get the inside scoop on how the Caribbean came together to host the upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup.