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[UPDATED] How to help — Trinidad & Tobago floods 2018

How to help citizens affected by the recent flooding in Trinidad & Tobago We’ve highlighted the organisations that are first responders or those which are at the front lines of…

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Don’t miss the latest issues of Caribbean Beat

The September/October issue (#153)   On the cover is Bemner Suse — a member of Guyana’s Wai-Wai community — at his home in Konashen. In Guyana, home to one of…

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Caribbean Beat issue 151 takes a walk down the aisle this May/June 2018

And it’s May! On the cover of our May/June 2018 issue of Caribbean Beat (#151), we commemorate Indian Arrival Day across the region: Guyana (5 May), Trinidad and Tobago (30…

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The 150th issue of Caribbean Beat

In March/April 2017, Caribbean Beat marked its 25th anniversary. That came just a year after we at MEP celebrated our 25th anniversary (and the silver anniversary of Beat‘s sister publication,…

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Job openings: Business Development Representatives for Trinidad

MEP is expanding our media sales team So, we’re hiring dynamic and resourceful Business Development Representatives to service Trinidad and the Caribbean diaspora for specific assigned markets and publications. MEP…

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Introducing the 2018 edition of Discover Trinidad & Tobago

Happy new year, all! A new year means that the latest edition of Discover Trinidad & Tobago is now available, in print and online, having been distributed locally and overseas last…

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Issue #149 of Caribbean Beat reaches for the sky this January/February 2018

Happy new year! We hope 2018 has begun well for you. With our new January/February issue of Caribbean Beat (#149), we bring our 25th anniversary year to a close…and prepare…

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Season’s (and seasoning’s) greetings! 😄🎄

First of all, thank-you! Our eternal thanks to everyone who’s worked with and supported us this year, to all who’ve been a part of Caribbean Beat (which celebrated its silver…

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Taste the Exquisite: The Barbados Food & Rum Festival 2017

From coast to coast on the island of Barbados, there’s charm, enthusiasm, and pride about its rum and cuisine. Colourful rum shops appear everywhere — with churches almost always in…

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Caribbean Beat goes deep with November/December 2017 issue (#148)

The colourful cover of the November/December 2017 issue of Caribbean Beat — a closeup photo of a tiny blenny fish emerging from its coral hideout — prepares readers to take…

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