Daily Archives: November 7, 2014

Download Magazine: VICTORIA 175 ANNIVERSARY TRIBUTE

Download Magazine: VICTORIA 175 ANNIVERSARY TRIBUTE

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175TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE PURCHASE OF VICTORIA VILLAGE

FRIENDS OF VICTORIA VILLAGE, DIASPORA, INC.

We Are Proud Victorians!

Victoria Anniversary

WE HONOR AND PAY TRIBUTE TO OUR ANCESTORS
As we celebrate the 175th Anniversary of the purchase of Victoria Village by our ancestors, we are reminded that we are of strong noble stock and that we have within us the fortitude and the ingenuity to emerge from any challenges. It is our duty then, as keepers of the ancestral voices to be the link between the generations and to pass on the knowledge and wisdom we received through their teachings.  Continue reading

Michael Albert Memorial – Brooklyn NYC- 29 November 2014

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Michael Albert

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Cable & Wireless acquires Columbus Communications in US$3bn deal

Cable & Wireless acquires Columbus Communications in US$3bn deal

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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Friday November 7, 2014 (AMG) — Columbus International Inc., the fibre-based telecoms company which operates in the Caribbean as Flow, has been acquired by LIME parent company, Cable & Wireless Communications Plc. (CWC), in a US$3bn buyout deal announced today.

CWC will pay US$1.9bn for the privately-held, Barbados-based business, and will also assume Columbus’ net debt, which stood at US$1.17bn as at June 30, 2014. Continue reading

Mahadeo Shivraj – From Boyhood Dreamer to Celebrity

Mahadeo Shivraj is the only Guyanese movie producer who films entirely in Guyana using an all Guyanese cast. Attached is an article about him. His fifth movie ‘The Forgotten Promise’ has just premiered in NYC.

FROM BOYHOOD DREAMER TO CELEBRITY

By Annan Boodram

Mahadeo Shivraj

Mahadeo Shivraj

In a country where there was (and still is) no movie industry, a young boy, who developed a feeding frenzy for movies, always dreamt of being an actor. And he felt that he had within him the flame that could light up the big screen anywhere, including Bollywood and Hollywood. However, while this passion has not taken him to any such dizzying heights, Mahadeo Shivraj (AKA known as Shiv) has indeed achieved enough success to make him a Guyanese celebrity!

Shiv’s CV includes five movies that he has produced himself, along with roles in 15 independent films and over 90 plays in Guyana and the US, as well as stints in a number of mainstream big screen and TV productions – The Smurfs, The Americans, Three Backyards, 30 Rock – and the documentary series We Are New York. Among stars that he has rubbed shoulders with are Neil Patrick Harris, Tina Fey, Elias Koteas, Keri Russell and Rahul Khanna, the son of Vinod Khanna. Continue reading

New Year’s Eve Dinner & Dance – Toronto – December 31, 2014

Join us for an Evening of Fun and Elegance to ring in 2015

Chinny Dance

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