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Grenada Wins 14th Gold Medal at Britain’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show

LONDON (CNS)- The Pure Grenada exhibit at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018 named ‘Grenada-The Road to Success’ has won a highly coveted gold...

CARICOM Congratulates New Cuban President

The Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Ambassador Irwin LaRocque has congratulated new President of the Republic of Cuba, His Excellency Miguel Díaz Canel,...

Speaker of the National Assembly Returns From Taiwan’s Double Ten Celebrations

Speaker of the National Assembly, the Honourable A. Michael Perkins recently returned to the Federation, having led an official delegation to Taiwan from Oct....

Hub and Spokes Programme provides critical trade support to Caribbean economies

Hub and Spokes Programme provides critical trade support to Caribbean economies From the CARICOM Secretariat GREATER GEORGETOWN, Guyana - Caribbean development partners and beneficiaries of the Hub...

Mexico 2nd to US in Obesity Worldwide

Out of the OECD countries, Mexico has the second highest rate of obesity, the United States is first. He was discussing the introduction of a...

Medical Study: Nearly 5,000 Puerto Ricans Have Died from Maria

Nearly 5,000 people died in Puerto Rico due to Hurricane Maria, more than 70 times more than the official government death toll, according to a...

Nationals Travelling to Mexico Now Enjoy Special Access

Mexico has deepened its relations with St. Kitts and Nevis by offering special arrangements to nationals travelling to the Latin American country a communique...

Haiti Bans Oxfam from Country Over Sex Scandal

(BBC) Oxfam GB has been banned from operating in Haiti after its staff were accused of sexual misconduct following the 2010 earthquake. Haiti's government said...

Cuba, Vietnam to Exchange Anti-Coronavirus Technology

Boxes of Vietnam's Covid-19 test kits, developed by the Vietnam Military Medical University and the Viet A Technologies Joint Stock Company. Photo by VnExpress Technology...

No Same Sex Marriage in Barbados

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Minister of Social Care and Community Development Steve Blackett has made it clear that same-sex marriage will not be tolerated in...

First Dorian Death Reported as Commonwealth Offers Support

Commonwealth countries “stand ready” to support the Bahamas in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian, Commonwealth Secretary General Patricia Scotland said in a tweet on...

Galapagos Volcano Erupts, Tourists Evacuated

(BBC) The Sierra Negra volcano on the Galapagos island of Isabela is spewing fountains of lava and plumes of ash. Fifty people have been evacuated...

Ships Warned of Grenada Submarine Volcano

Ships sailing in the Caribbean have been told to steer clear of an underwater volcano near Grenada that is showing increased seismic activity. The government...

‘CBI Firm is Clean’

Prime Minister Timothy Harris has been on a good will tour in the oil rich Gulf Emirates promoting, among other things, the controversial St....

UWI to Rename Milner Residence Hall

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Wednesday November 15, 2017 – The University of the West Indies (UWI) is changing the name of one of the...

Guyana Celebrates 52nd Independence Day

{CNS)- Guyana is marking the 52nd anniversary of its political independence from Britain on Saturday with President David Granger using the occasion to remind nationals...

Grenada: Alert Raised Over Volcano Activity

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada– Seismic officials have increased the alert level for underwater volcano, Kick ‘em Jenny, to orange after recording increased activity. And even...

Top Jamaican Journalist, Broadcaster Ian Boyne Dies

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Veteran journalist and deputy chief executive officer of the Jamaica Information Service (JIS) Ian Boyne is dead. Boyne who was recuperating for...

Puerto Rico has Joined Growing Gun Control Movement of US Governors

Governors of two states and Puerto Rico are the latest leaders to link-up with the leaders of Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York and New...

Hurricane Guarantee: Cayman’s Tourist Marketing Scheme

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – With an unpredictable hurricane season now officially underway, the Cayman Islands Department of Tourism is offering visitors peace of...

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