Celebrating Five Years of Island Origins Magazine with Calibe Thompson and David I. Muir

This June, Island Origins Magazine proudly celebrates our fifth anniversary. Since 2017, we have been dedicated to sharing powerful stories about leaders and visionaries in...
The Gentrification of Ganja Island Origins Magazine Spring 2018

The Gentrification of Ganja

Writer Ghenete Wright Muir and Sonia Morgan Can Jamaica Cash in on Cannabis? It’s like walking into a café and ordering a specialty coffee drink, or a bagel with...

7 Things to Think About Before Investing in Real Estate in Jamaica

If you are considering investing in real estate in Jamaica, there are a few things you'll want to think about first. Jamaica is a popular...
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Barbados’ Unique Impact on the Future of Fintech

On January 24th -26th, 2024, over 800 Fintech leaders worldwide will convene at the second annual Fintech Islands Experience conference at the magnificent new Sam...
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The Business Of Bolt

Usain Bolt's ability to stop a clock quicker than any man who ever reacted to the starter’s pistol for a sprint race made him a global superstar – and a...
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The Recipe for Success

Writer Monique McIntosh | Photography Michael Pissari The prospect of owning a restaurant has got to be daunting, but the excitement of it clearly outweighs the dread! That's...

A Behind the Scenes Look at the Fascinating Business of Caribbean Festivals and Events

Each year, the sights, sounds and scents of summer are brought to vibrant, living color by the Caribbean-American cultural events held across the United States....
Natural Caribbean Beauty Ingredients

Boost Your Beauty Regime With These Natural Caribbean Ingredients

When it comes to beauty regimens, your Caribbean grandma knows best. New scientific research has discovered the power of old-school remedies, using natural ingredients found throughout the...

A Q&A With Juliet Roulhac of Florida Power & Light Company

Jamaica | External Affairs Director at Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) “There is no right way to do a...
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Opportunity waits for Caribbeans abroad on the Jamaica Stock Exchange

While Jamaica is well known for its dominance on the track, the island is not-so-quietly dominating in another surprising realm—the international stock market. In 2018, Bloomberg ranked...

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