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Peru: 2nd Pan American Highway Bus Crash in a Month Leaves...

LIMA, Peru (ANI)- At least 44 people have been killed when a double-decker bus plunged down a cliff on the Panamericana Sur Highway in...

CARICOM institutions talk CSME free movement of people

CARICOM institutions talk CSME free movement of people From the CARICOM Secretariat Greater Georgetown, Guyana – The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat this week engaged regional institutions...

Cayman Couple Challenging Same Sex Marriage Ban

(CNS) A Caymanian attorney and her partner, a nurse from the United Kingdom, are challenging the government’s decision to refuse their application to marry. In...

Colorado Business Woman Donates $65,000 of Shade Umbrellas to St. John

KUSA TV, Denver-  The Caribbean island of St John is still recovering from two major hurricane strikes, Irma and Maria in September.“The story down...

Bermuda Same Sex Marriage Reversal, Cannabis to be Legal

HAMILTON, Bermuda– The victory for same-sex couples in Bermuda a week earlier won the right to get married in the British Overseas Territory has...

Ambassador Saunders: Trump Owes Apology to Haiti

A Statement from Ambassador Sir Ronald Saunders The effect of the inappropriate depiction of Haiti, El Salvador and all African nations as “shithole” countries is...

Commonwealth leaders move to accelerate climate-change action

Commonwealth leaders move to accelerate climate-change action From the press unit in the Office of the Prime Minister BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – The prime minister of St....

Massy United Takes $250M Plus Hurricane Insurance Hit

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados– Massy United Insurance will pay out in excess of US$250 million to hundreds of customers, many of whom are in St. Kitts and...

Windrush kids

Among the cruel injustices endured by many members of the so-called “Windrush Generation,” of particular note are the cases of Britain's stateless children. ...

Puerto Rico Population Crisis: Should We Stay or Should We Go?

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO - More than 140,000 Puerto Ricans have left the Island since Hurricane Maria hit. And the disaster has set off...

OECS Observes Climate Change Day

CASTRIES, St Lucia– The Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) is today (May 15) observing the region’s first-ever Climate Change Day. It comes after...

Now Canada Pulls Embassy Staff Out of Cuba

The Canadian government has recalled families of its diplomatic staff in the Cuban capital, Havana. The move comes as 10 Canadians continue to show unexplained...

CDB adds electric vehicle to transportation fleet

CDB adds electric vehicle to transportation fleet From the CDB BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has added an electric vehicle to its transportation...

Consumer Protection in Digital Era is CARICOM goal

    (CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana)     It is important to consider the protection of the consumer as many persons now engage suppliers in a...

Resignations: Dual Passport Controversy Australian Style

The Australian High Court decision ruling Labor senator Katy Gallagher ineligible to sit in parliament has triggered four MPs - including three Labor MPs...

No Known Deaths in 6.0 Ecuador Earthquake

QUITO, Ecuador - A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck along the coast of Ecuador Sunday in the same area where a much stronger tremor left...

CARICOM Head Blasts Trump at Community Council Conference

Remarks by the Secretary-General Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Ambassador Irwin LaRocqu AT THE 41st Meeting of the Community Council of Ministers GEORGETOWN, Guyana- I welcome everyone to...

CARIFORUM to launch 10th EDF on crime, security

CARIFORUM to launch 10th EDF on crime, security From CARICOM Greater Georgetown, Guyana – Cooperation to beat back “the scourge of crime and violence in the Caribbean”...

8-Year-Old Boy Collects More than 1,000 Toys for Puerto Rican Kids

- WOODLAND PARK, New Jersey - An 8-year-old boy from New Jersey is doing his part for kids in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico this holiday season. Jayden...

2019 Caribbean Travel Marketplace to be Held in Jamaica

The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) officially announced that the 37th edition of Caribbean Travel Marketplace will be held at the Montego Bay...

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