August, 2012

Dominica goes on sale

Private sector holds first ‘Shop Dominica’ initiative offering island-wide discounts on retail and tourism goods.

Barbados AG: Stand your ground, Dottin!

Nation News, Barbados: Former Attorney General Dale Marshall thinks that Commissioner of Police Darwin Dottin has been given a raw deal and should not allow himself to be transferred to another section of the public service.

Guyana gov’t accuses Indian firm of smear campaign

Stabroek News, Guyana: The government yesterday accused the rejected specialty hospital bidder, Fedders Lloyd Corporation of orchestrating a campaign against the work of the National Procurement and Tender Administration Board (NPTAB) committee that awarded the contract to Surendra Engineering.

Buju seeks fresh start

Gleaner, Jamaica: Seeking to breathe new life into his long legal struggle to reverse drug-related convictions, Grammy-winning Jamaican entertainer Buju Banton has hired fresh legal muscle to take over his appeal.