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Caribbean: Creating The Right Business Environment In The OECS

Photos: OECS The business environment in the OECS region is being boosted by strengthening the voice of the region’s private sector. The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) through its Competitive Business Unit (CBU) with support from the European Union (EU) launched the Project for the Revitalisation and Sustainability of the OECS Business Council on […]

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Tropical Storm Colin threatens a wet weekend for Carolinas | Science-Environment

Tropical Storm Colin formed along the South Carolina coast on Saturday, bringing the threat of rain and high winds for a day or two during the holiday weekend before improving for Monday’s July Fourth celebrations. The National Hurricane Centre in Miami warned of the possibility of localised flash flooding along the Carolinas coast through Sunday […]

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UK

Kate and William’s controversial Caribbean tour cost taxpayer over £226,000

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been blasted for the extravagant costs for their “tone deaf” tour, which was criticised for its “heavy colonial undertones”. There were protests and calls throughout the eight-day trip to Belize, Jamaica, and the Bahamas for the royals to pay reparations for slavery and issue a public apology. This […]

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Entertainment

Johnny Depp suffered ‘damaged nerves’ during Pirates of the Caribbean stunt

The first Pirates of the Caribbean film, 2003’s The Curse of the Black Pearl, was a blockbuster smash hit. It earned a massive $654 million at the box office. And the film’s success prompted Disney to green-light the completion of the trilogy almost straight away. But during the shooting for the second movie, Dead Man’s […]

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Celebrities

Johnny Depp’s Team Responded To Rumors He’s Returning To “Pirates Of The Caribbean” After The Amber Heard Trial

A recent report claimed that Disney offered Depp upwards of $300 million to reprise his role as Captain Jack Sparrow, four years after he was axed from the franchise when Heard alleged that he’d abused her. Posted 7 hours ago Earlier this month, Johnny Depp won a high-profile defamation case against his ex-wife, Amber Heard, […]

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Johnny Depp return update: Star responds to Pirates of the Caribbean comeback report

Johnny Depp fans have been calling for the star to make a triumphant return to the Pirates of the Caribbean series for years. He was cast out of the franchise in 2018 by Disney. The actor later claimed that an op-ed penned by his ex-wife, Amber Heard, was the cause of his removal from the […]

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Entertainment

Johnny Depp ‘to return’ to Pirates of the Caribbean after ‘$300 million Disney deal’

Fans of the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise have been demanding the return of Johnny Depp for years. The star’s removal from the series has often been a point of debate, as Depp’s fans claimed Amber Heard’s claims of him being a “wife-beater” were untrue. Well, Depp fans may have finally got their wish as […]

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Science

INTERVIEW: Pollution, Cartagena, and the Caribbean | Science-Environment

Since the 1980s, a UN Environment Programme (UNEP) convention to deal with pollution issues affecting the wider Caribbean region. Since then, the climate crisis has been added to the risks facing the region. Christopher Corbin, the acting coordinator for the UNEP Cartagena Convention Secretariat, told UN News that the focus of the Convention is shifting […]

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Travel

Indigenous communities used the Caribbean Sea as an aquatic highway

image: Ancient pottery holds clues to the past lives, traditions, and movements of Indigenous people from the Caribbean Islands. view more  Credit: Florida Museum photo by Kristen Grace With some 7,000 islands and cays and a 7,000-year history of human habitation, the Caribbean Sea is practically synonymous with maritime travel. The very word “canoe” is derived […]

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Johnny Depp Pirates of the Caribbean return hopes boosted after Disney event

It has been a tough year for Johnny Depp. The iconic Edward Scissorhands actor has spent most of the last 12 months in and out of courts battling his ex-wife Amber Heard over a defamation claim – a claim he ultimately won. However, this doesn’t change the fact that Depp was cast out of his […]