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KSAC Handovers Stalls to Vendors of Half Way Tree


The Kingston & St. Andrew Corporation (KSAC), in collaboration with Digicel, on March 25 officially unveiled and handed over 28 vending stalls to vendors in Half Way Tree as the first phase of a joint initiative to beautify Mandela Park. The overall initiative, which includes outfitting Half Way Tree and its environs with 53 vending stalls to foster an organized and systematic approach to vending in the area, is expected to be a catalyst for other Urban Centres such as Cross Roads, Papine, Red Hills and Manor Park.


Tribute to Women in Reggae


ImageBaba Roots’ First Annual Awards and Tribute to "Women in Reggae" presentation honours Sister Carol, a female Icon of Reggae on Saturday March 28, 2009 at Club Rehab, 25 Avenue B in Manhattan.

Known as "Mother Culture", Sister Carol, in career spanning over 20 years, has amassed a catalog of music which draws on the rich Jamaican cultural heritage fused with social consciousness.  Many in the international music scene came to appreciate Sister Carol through Jonathan Demme’s movies, Something Special, Married to Mob and in the 2008 Oscar nominated movie Rachel Getting Married staring Anne Hathaway.

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Jamaica Adds Dedicated Volunteer Initiative Page To Official Website

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Monday, 13 October 2014

The Jamaica Tourist Board has added a dedicated page to its website for visitors who desire to volunteer during their vacation trip to the island. Visitors can now easily plan volunteer experiences through this voluntourism initiative.  The combin...



Africa’s Hidden Hunger

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Saturday, 14 March 2015

DAR ES SALAAM – Just over 20 years ago, South African photographer Kevin Carter shocked the world with a controversial photograph of a famished young Sudanese child being watched by a vulture during a famine. Critics slammed the shot as “disaster ...


Self Improvement

If Money Were No Object

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Thursday, 14 July 2011

Let’s face it. The business will always need something else. Just like there will always be people who will ask for your help. Where we get caught is when we begin to believe that we can actually bring the

“need” to a close. “If I can just make ano...