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Published:Friday | June 23, 2017 | 6:14 AMJanet Silvera

WESTERN BUREAU:The staff at the Hyatt Ziva and Zilara in Rose Hall, Montego Bay, recently showcased what they have in an event tagged 'Intellect Your Style'. Using a rich combination of intellect and fashion, the resort's entertainment team...

Published:Friday | June 23, 2017 | 6:00 AM

To celebrate her 38th birthday, fitness trainer and transformation coach Patrice White has committed to running 380 miles in one month.But White is not doing this alone. A firm believer in transforming lives one person at a time, she has invited her...

Published:Friday | June 23, 2017 | 6:00 AM

Last Friday, the British High Commission in Jamaica celebrated the 91 st birthday of the Queen of England - Queen Elizabeth II, while out west, Hyatt Ziva and Zilara hotel celebrated their employees' academic achievements. Let's celebrate the...

Published:Friday | June 23, 2017 | 6:00 AM

At the recent American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) Jamaica luncheon, attendees left with more than just full stomachs. Titled 'Female Entrepreneurship ... An Enormous Economic Force', it is the latest in AMCHAM Jamaica's leadership series that...

Published:Thursday | June 22, 2017 | 6:00 AM

Jamaica-born Olympian Sanya Richards-Ross was in the island last week to launch not one but two books that she has written - Run with Me and Chasing Grace. Launched at the Spanish Court hotel in New Kingston, she also made a donation of books to her...

Published:Wednesday | June 21, 2017 | 6:00 AM

Today we continue with more highlights from the gastronomic feast that was Iberostar Chef on Tour at the Iberostar Grand hotel in Montego Bay. Meanwhile in the capital, we popped into the GATFFEST opening night gala at the Mona Visitors Lodge.

Published:Tuesday | June 20, 2017 | 6:08 AM

Summer sexy is on!1. One of the sexiest men on the planet will be here on the rock for three glorious weeks this summer. Already, the groupies are aligning themselves to acquaintances to find out his itinerary. Some are offering their services to do...

Published:Tuesday | June 20, 2017 | 6:07 AM

Despite the rains lashing the island over the weekend, Saturday was a tantalising evening out west as food aficionados braved the weather for another instalment of Iberostar's Chef on Tour. It was an extraordinary evening...

Published:Monday | June 19, 2017 | 6:00 AM

Yesterday was the special day for fathers - Father's Day. While some were treated to breakfast in bed, many braved the early-morning showers and started the day with a good run at the Best Dressed Chicken's Everyone's a Winner (EAW) Road Race -...

Published:Friday | June 16, 2017 | 6:00 AM

It's Friday! Today we end the week with highlights of all the happenings on the rock. From challenge celebrations to book launches, we have it all to take you into the weekend.

Published:Friday | June 16, 2017 | 6:00 AM

A politician, two CEOs, an engineer, three managing directors and one vice-president came together at the Courtyard Marriot in New Kingston to share one thing they all had in common - fatherhood.Johnnie Walker and the Outlook Magazine joined forces...

Published:Friday | June 16, 2017 | 6:00 AMKimberly Goodall

Red, blue and white accents gleamed bright in the Venetian Suite at the Terra Nova All Suite Hotel last Thursday night, as the Russian Embassy celebrated their country's National Day.As specially invited guests made their way into the luxurious...

Published:Friday | June 16, 2017 | 6:00 AMKrysta Anderson

It's really difficult to say goodbye. That was the sentiment expressed at the farewell ceremony for United States (US) Ambassador to Jamaica Luis Moreno.The event, hosted by the dean of the Diplomatic Corps, JosÈ Tomas Ares German, saw diplomats,...

Published:Thursday | June 15, 2017 | 6:00 AM

The Jamaica Public Service (JPS) turned the spotlight on a number of its employees who were recognised and rewarded for their outstanding performance at a lavish ceremony at the Courtleigh Auditorium in New Kingston last...

Published:Wednesday | June 14, 2017 | 6:00 AM

The curtain came down on the 2017 Caribbean Fashionweek, and the fashionistas got a final chance to walk the red carpet as they showed up at Villa Ronai to witness the best of CFW. Your hump day has never been so fashionable.

Published:Tuesday | June 13, 2017 | 6:00 AM

Caribbean Fashionweek (CFW) promised to bring the best of Caribbean fashion, and they did just that. Last Saturday, Villa Ronai Fashion Village in Stony Hill, St Andrew, saw fashionistas come out in large numbers, turning heads and bringing out...

Published:Monday | June 12, 2017 | 6:00 AM

The starry skies and gentle breeze provided the perfect atmosphere for the Caribbean Fashionweek's Gala last Thursday at the poolside of The Spanish Court Hotel. The mix of warm personalities and perfect cocktails undoubtedly resulted in the success...

Published:Friday | June 9, 2017 | 6:00 AM

We say adios to another week with highlights of JIE Dine-Around, as Montegonians opened up their homes to wine and dine local and international delegates. And Jamaica gets ready for some 'model behaviour' with the launch of Caribbean's Next Top...

Published:Friday | June 9, 2017 | 6:00 AMKimberly Goodall

One hundred young entrepreneurs from 20 countries in the Caribbean gathered at the residence of the United States Ambassador, Luis Moreno, on Monday for cocktails, delicious munchies and motivational talks all around.The entrepreneurs, who are...

Published:Friday | June 9, 2017 | 6:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

There was nothing but love in the room as former chairman of Sagicor Jamaica, R. Danny Williams, was celebrated at a dinner in his honour last Thursday night at the Spanish Court hotel in St Andrew.The Worthington at Spanish Court was overflowing...

Published:Friday | June 9, 2017 | 6:00 AMJanet Silvera

WESTERN BUREAU:President of the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce and Industry, T'Shura Gibbs; businesswoman, Carlene Paula Arscott; Rosh Marketing's Roshan Ramchandani; and Deja Vu's Rajesh Kripalani opened up their homes last week to wine and dine...

Published:Thursday | June 8, 2017 | 6:03 AM

Scores of young entrepreneurs descended on our green shores for the Young Leaders of the America's Regional Workshop on Entrepreneurship, hosted by the United States Embassy and the Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship - Caribbean and Meridian...

Published:Wednesday | June 7, 2017 | 6:00 AM

Forty-seven years ago, R. Danny Williams founded Life of Jamaica, which was rebranded Sagicor in 2008. Last Thursday, June 1, exactly 47 years to the day, he said adieu as chairman. A select group gathered at the Spanish Court hotel to honour the...

Published:Tuesday | June 6, 2017 | 6:08 AM

Blue Diamond Resort's regional director for Jamaica and St Lucia, Kerry-Ann Quallo-Casserly, was showered with love and respect from her friends who threw her a surprise birthday luncheon last week at Mystic Thai.And, in the capital city, it was a...

Published:Monday | June 5, 2017 | 6:00 AM

Guests were treated to an exclusive peek into the new offerings of Lloyd's of London on Tuesday at the Terra Nova All-Suite Hotel. It was a night of great company and cocktails.Extra brings you the highlights.

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