• US policy, energy and a new approach

    Opinion January 30, 2015 | 8:17 am

    A few days ago, the Vice President of the United States, Joe Biden, met with Caribbean leaders in Washington to discuss the region’s long term approach to energy security.

    The meeting, dis[...]

  • Brexit, the Caribbean and British politics

    Opinion July 20, 2018 | 12:17 pm

    The View from Europe By David Jessop, Dominican Today senior Op-Ed contributor  The word ‘cakeism’ has yet to appear in the Oxford English[...]
  • Getting serious? Five important money questions to ask

    Opinion February 3, 2015 | 8:53 am

    Valentine's Day is often a time to reflect on your relationship, and consider the next step. If your relationship is heading toward joint finances, it's essential to talk about it first – openly [...]

  • The high cost of flying

    Opinion February 6, 2015 | 10:44 am

    Despite the price of oil falling from a high of US$107 per barrel in the middle of 2014 to just over US$50 in late January 2015, this has so far failed to reduce the cost of air travel with the air[...]

  • Finding ways to reimagine CARICOM

    Opinion July 13, 2018 | 12:01 pm

    The View from Europe By David Jessop, Dominican Today senior Op-Ed contributor Most politicians connect with their electorate, but few have the capacity or charisma to be able to encapsulate com[...]
  • Bolstering the resilience of Latin American and Caribbean societies, Key to implementing the 2030 Agenda

    Opinion July 11, 2018 | 4:09 pm

    By Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of ECLAC The High-level Political Forum being held at the United Nations' headquarters in New York, from July 9 to 18, encourages member countries to present[...]
  • Bringing inter-island travel into the twenty-first century

    Opinion July 6, 2018 | 12:35 pm

    The View from Europe By David Jessop, Dominican Today senior Op-Ed contributor Addressing the opening session of the just concluded CARICOM Heads of Government meeting in Montego Bay, both Mia M[...]
  • OTs message hides a darker truth

    Opinion February 13, 2015 | 11:53 am

    Imagine this. You are the Premier of the Cayman Islands or the British Virgin Islands. You have been trying your hardest to continue to develop your nation’s economy. With British support and en[...]

  • Libertarian varieties

    Opinion July 2, 2018 | 2:41 pm

    By Manuel Armenteros “To be governed is to be watched, inspected, spied upon, directed, law-driven, numbered, regulated, enrolled, indoctrinated, preached at, controlled, checked, estimated, [...]