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tropical storm warnings have been issued for parts of the Lesser Antilles, including Guadeloupe, Martinique, St. Lucia, Dominica, St. Vincent and the Grenadine Islands.

Here just a pleasant breeze (18mph) from the WSW. Swinging round to the South later this evening and probably strengthening a bit.
A tropical storm warning was in effect for Guadeloupe, Martinique, St. Lucia, Dominica, Barbados, St. Vincent and The Grenadines.
WHITEHILL mayor David Cooper, accompanied by his wife and mayoress Cynthia Cooper, officially opened Cygnets' new pre-school at Martinique House in Bordon. The mayor cut a ribbon at the entrance to the building and wished director Marion Cusworth ...
Members of the community, representatives of Grenlec, and various officials from the Ministry of Carriacou & Petite Martinique Affairs attended the ceremony. Among them was Senator Norland Cox, Parliamentary Secretary who stated, "The installation of ...

Jahad McLaughlin Jr. and Martinique King were gunned down on East 86th Street in Cleveland early Sunday morning. (File photo).
Travel Agent recently sat down with the two new leaders of the Martinique Tourism Authority, Karine Mousseau, the new commissioner, and Joelle Desir, the new general director, and chatted about everything from Cuba's potential impact on the rest of the ...
This year's peak tourist season saw a 179 percent increase in visitors from North America, with just under 17,000, up from 6,071 in the 2014-2015 tourist season, according to data provided to Caribbean Journal by the Martinique Tourism Authority. The ...
MORNE ROUGE - An alleged terrorist who escaped house arrest in Martinique last month, is now back in custody. Rachid Rafaa was recaptured on Sunday, near the bungalow in the northern town of Morne Rouge where he had been held under house ...
If you've been thinking about visiting Martinique in the coming months, stop thinking and start packing! The bijoux French-Caribbean island packs Caribbean style and Continental sophistication into every inch of its 420-square-mile footprint, making it ...
Paris - Moroccan Islamist jihadist Rachid Raffa was arrested Sunday night by the French police in the Caribbean island of Martinique, a police source said on Monday. Allegedly linked to senior officials of AQIM (al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb) and ...
Each year near the end of July, top professionals stage a much-anticipated yole boat race around Martinique. The course runs in a counter-clockwise fashion in seven stages.
French is Martinique's official language, the Euro is the currency. While it lacks the sheer size and architectural splendor of Paris, the historic capital of Fort de France features several historic buildings and a walkable downtown district offering ...
Served in a Champagne coupe, the drink - inspired by the bartender's trips to the island of Martinique - features two types of rum sourced from a single type of sugar cane, along with fresh guava puree, the drink rounded out with sparkling wine.
Though the original flimsy huts have all but disappeared, one man on the French Caribbean island of Martinique has gone to great effort to build several authentic versions of these early structures, in a village setting called La Savane des Esclaves ...
PORT OF Spain, Trinidad (CMC) - Two earthquakes, measuring 4.0 and 4.3, respectively, rattled Trinidad and Tobago and the French Caribbean island of Martinique on Tuesday, the Trinidad-based Seismic Research centre of the University of the West ...

Following the debut of the new boutique Hotel Simon in Fort-de-France earlier this year, another new property has opened its doors in Martinique: French Coco. The property is located in the beach town of Tartane, with a total of 17 suites, 16 of which ...
Martinique is celebrated among Caribbean destinations not only for its remarkable natural beauty, but also for its flourishing arts and cultural scene, and its award-winning array of gourmet restaurants and distinctive Creole cuisine.
"Exceptional cuisine is everything in Martinique; the focal point at the heart of who we are as a people and what makes our little island so special," said Muriel Wiltord, Director Americas for the Martinique Promotion Bureau. "Chef Marcel has carried ...
NEW YORK, NY (July 13, 2016) - Melodic echoes of Martinique will take center stage in New York for Bastille Weekend 2016 as renowned percussionist, multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, and composer Milo Cinelu debuts his new concert series entitled "Le ...
Frantz Omar Fanon was born July 20, 1925 in the Caribbean nation of Martinique. He was a revolutionary philosopher, writer and psychiatrist who participated and influenced political processes for liberation across the world.
"It's always wonderful to welcome a new hotel, but for us in Martinique French Coco is extra special. It promises to connect guests directly with our local culture and daily life in Tartane and deliver experiential travel with a luxury twist and French ...
But if safety is your first priority, look no further than Martinique. The French Caribbean island has been cited once again as the "Safest Destination in the Caribbean," the designation published in the 2016 Caribbean Tourism Quality Index.
"Exceptional cuisine is everything in Martinique; the focal point at the heart of who we are as a people and what makes our little island so special," said Muriel Wiltord, Director Americas for the Martinique Promotion Bureau. "Chef Marcel has carried ...
NEW YORK, NY (July 13, 2016) - Melodic echoes of Martinique will take center stage in New York for Bastille Weekend 2016 as renowned percussionist, multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, and composer Milo Cinelu debuts his new concert series entitled "Le ...
Frantz Omar Fanon was born July 20, 1925 in the Caribbean nation of Martinique. He was a revolutionary philosopher, writer and psychiatrist who participated and influenced political processes for liberation across the world.
"It's always wonderful to welcome a new hotel, but for us in Martinique French Coco is extra special. It promises to connect guests directly with our local culture and daily life in Tartane and deliver experiential travel with a luxury twist and French ...
But if safety is your first priority, look no further than Martinique. The French Caribbean island has been cited once again as the "Safest Destination in the Caribbean," the designation published in the 2016 Caribbean Tourism Quality Index.
GIS - Prime Minister Hon. Allen M. Chastanet wants to improve transport links between Saint Lucia and Martinique. The Prime Minister indicated that he is not happy with the standard of the ferry service.
PARSIPPANY, N.J., June 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avis Car Rental today announced that Avis Antilles (Martinique and Guadeloupe) has been named "Licensee of the Year" for Latin America and the Caribbean.
Beautiful Martinique: Picture-postcard island images. Loading... Just north of Saint Lucia and just south of Dominica lies Martinique, a tiny island nicknamed 'la fleur des caraibes' for the wide variety of exotic flora. Martinique is actually not an ...
NEW YORK - Martinique has been cited as the "Safest Destination in the Caribbean," the designation published in the 2016 Caribbean Tourism Quality Index.
St Kitts and Nevis (WINN): Martinique's associate membership of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States is reported to be benefiting the OECS significantly.
A single tree is nominated in each French region, and Habitation's Ceron magnificent specimen, which has an eight-foot-diameter trunk, is Martinique's entry. All the nominees are listed on the competition website, abredelannee.com, and the public can ...
The Martinique Promotion Bureau has announced that after major elections last December, the administrative status of Martinique has been changed, from a Regional and a General Council chaired respectively by Serge Letchimy and Josette Manin, to a new ...
Martinique was of great importance for mainland France, due to its strategic location and its agricultural (especially, sugar) production.
France has reported its first Zika-related death in its Carribean island of Martinique. The announcement came from the regional health agency.
FORT-DE-France: The French Caribbean island of Martinique has suffered its first Zika virus-related death, the regional health agency said on Saturday.
Martinique recently hosted the first round of Jetracer World Championship IJSBA, an international Jet race competition. The International Jet sports Boating Association is the worldwide sanctioning body for personal watercraft competitive racing.
Nearly 3% of the current population of Martinique comprises of Indians. Recently mayor of Saint Pierre, Christina Raffa, called a 3-day festival to commemorate the historical event and to thank the Indian indentured labourers who participated in the ...
It is one of the most important titles of the decade for Portuguese surfing. Frederico Morais conquered the 2016 Martinique Surf Pro, at Basse-Pointe. The talented young rider from Cascais defeated the Spanish surfer Gony Zubizarreta in final held in ...
The Zika virus has made its debut appearance in Martinique, France, in a mother and her unborn child. After testing at 22 weeks and one day on March 10, the fetus was discovered to have microcephaly.
There are now only 32 left in the competition to win the 2nd Martinique Surf Pro: seven Brazilians, five Americans, four Frenchmen, three from Portugal, two from Guadeloupe, two Spaniards, two Australians, a surfer from Reunion Island, one each from ...
2016 Martinique Surf Pro - The excitement is building in the Martinique Surf Pro. On the second day of the competition, on Monday in Basse-Pointe, some of the top surfers in the Qualifying Series entered the ring.
Flanked by the Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean sea, the 50-mile-long island of Martinique is an overseas department of France.
The World Health Organization (WHO) announced Saturday that the National IHR Focal Point for France has confirmed the first Zika virus case with fetal microcephaly on the island of Martinique. The case was confirmed March 10 by the presence of Zika ...
It is on Sunday 17th April that the second edition of the Martinique Surf Pro begins. It is the only Caribbean leg in the 2016 calendar for the World Surf League Qualifying Series (QS).
"By unanimous agreement of the Heads of government, and with the generous hospitality of then president Letchimy, the 60th meeting of the authority of the OECS was held in Martinique. The entry of Martinique has brought renewed enthusiasm and ...
On 24 March 2016, the National IHR Focal Point for France notified PAHO/WHO of a foetus with concomitant microcephaly and Zika virus infection in Martinique. The diagnosis of microcephaly was made during pregnancy on 10 March. On 17 March, the ...


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