• Resetting your life for retirement

    Opinion January 6, 2015 | 5:23 pm

    The phrase "downsizing for retirement" is popular with Baby Boomers, the youngest of whom turned 50 last year.

    It sparks a conversation about transition, which may include buying fe[...]

  • Cuba and Caribbean tourism

    Opinion January 9, 2015 | 12:44 pm

    The announcement in mid December by President Obama and President Castro that Cuba and the US are moving to normalise relations has resulted in speculation about what this may mean for the Caribbea[...]

  • China seeks a greater role in the Americas

    Opinion January 16, 2015 | 10:12 am

    A little over a week ago the first ministerial forum between China and the Community of Latin American States (CELAC) took place. This is the grouping that includes all of the nations in the Americ[...]

  • Real realistic international relations

    Opinion August 8, 2018 | 4:01 pm

    By Manuel Armenteros It is no easy task to be brief on issues pertaining to international relations, but I will try my best. It's hard to delineate the world stage without taking into account cruci[...]
  • Considering life without owning a car

    Opinion January 19, 2015 | 12:33 pm

    Most baby boomers couldn't envision their early adult years without a car. However, times are changing and younger commuters are leading the way.

    According to an October study (http://uspirg.[...]

  • How will China’s new policy be implemented in the Caribbean

    Opinion January 23, 2015 | 10:02 am

    See part 1

    Part 2

    A few days ago, Dong Xiaojun, the Chinese Ambassador in [...]

  • Responding to changing attitudes to migration

    Opinion July 27, 2018 | 1:32 pm

    The View from Europe By David Jessop, Dominican Today senior Op-Ed contributor Around the world, migration is redefining domestic and social policy, polarising [...]
  • 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[...]