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Celebrating Korean culture in Jamaica

22 September 2013

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Celebrating Korean culture in Jamaica

Elements of traditional and contemporary Korean culture were on show at the reception/cultural evening staged by the Korean Embassy in Kingston at the recently opened Arirang Korean Restaurant at Seventh Avenue Plaza on September 9, 2013. The event, which served as a forum for local K-Lovers – fans of Korean culture, featured Korean cuisine, a […]

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Anime Nation gets bigger, better in 2013

15 September 2013

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Anime Nation gets bigger, better in 2013

Anime Nation 2013 was the preferred spot for local anime enthusiasts, who turned out droves and brought popular characters to life with inventiveness and meticulous attention to detail. The annual showcase, which was staged by JA Cosplayaz in association with the Embassy of Japan in Jamaica at Waterfalls in Liguanea on August 10, gave eager […]

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Japanese Calendar Exhibition 2013

31 January 2013

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Japanese Calendar Exhibition 2013

The appreciation of Japanese culture by an increasing number of Jamaicans was recently affirmed, as a steady and enthusiastic crowd turned out to experience an exhibition of Japanese Calendars at the Sovereign Shopping Centre on Saturday, January 26, 2013. The event was organised by the Embassy of Japan with the support of the Japan International […]

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Dogs have their day at breed show

21 November 2012

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Dogs have their day at breed show

The Rottweiler Association of Jamaica, in association with the Doberman Pinscher Club of Jamaica, presented the 32nd Annual Championship Breed Show at the Jamaica Hockey Federation Field in Mona, St. Andrew on November 18. The event, which was sponsored by Vanguard Group of Companies, Purina and Lasco, was billed as a family affair and featured face […]

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Popcaan shoots video for collabo with UK artiste Sincere

26 September 2012

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Popcaan shoots video for collabo with UK artiste Sincere

High flying deejay Popcaan linked with up-and-coming UK rapper Sincere to shoot a video for their collaboration “Love We Bad”. Merging Sincere’s unique rapping style with Popcaan’s fun dancehall flavour, the song has all the elements to make it a sure club banger. The video, which will premiere soon in the UK, was shot at […]

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Bargains aplenty at Market on the Lawn

18 December 2011

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Bargains aplenty at Market on the Lawn

The December 18 staging of Market on the Lawn at Devon House is being billed as the biggest ever, with patrons being guaranteed some of the best bargains in Jamaica at the open air market. Christmas shoppers will no doubt flock to event to secure gifts from the participating artists, jewellers, farmers, fashion designers, retailers, […]

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Top dogs on show at JKC championship

18 September 2011

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Top dogs on show at JKC championship

The Jamaica Kennel Club (JKC) staged its All Breed Championship Dog Show and Obedience Trial on September 18 at the St. Peter and Paul Prep School playing field, and delivered quality entertainment showcasing “man’s best friend” as a companion to the family. The event attracted dog lovers, dog breeders and members of the general public, […]

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MagWall delivers low cost housing solutions

6 May 2011

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MagWall delivers low cost housing solutions

Local landowners can now access affordable, low cost living solutions courtesy of the MagWall building system – a Canadian construction patent that was developed to address concerns and deficiencies related to residential and commercial construction. The system uses MagBoard, which is a magnesium oxide sheathing that is used make structural insulated panels (SIPS). A single […]

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