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Monday, September 24, 2018

UWI remembers former resident tutor Edith Bellot

    UWI remembers former resident tutor Edith Bellot From The UWI School of Continuing...

Dominica Establishes Hurricane Relief Employment Programme

(CNS) The Dominica government has announced the establishment of a special employment programme to bring relief to citizens who would have lost their jobs...

Stansfield Scott Exhibit the Humanitarian Side of Capitalism

TAMPA, Florida – In the wake of the current hurricane season the food services firm Stansfeld Scott reached out to their distribution partners from...

Protecting consumers in the digital era

Protecting consumers in the digital era From the CARICOM Secretariat Greater Georgetown, Guyana – It is important to consider the protection of the consumer as many...

St. Vincent & Grenadines Given Drought Warning

KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent– St. Vincent and the Grenadines has become the latest Caribbean Community (CARICOM) country to warn nationals about the low level of...

More than 200 nationals attend UK town hall meeting with PM,...

More than 200 nationals attend UK town hall meeting with PM, premier From the press unit in the Office of the Prime Minister BASSETERRE, St....

New Scheme to Teach Caribbean Business People How to Maximize Web...

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – A new initiative is being launched next week to help Caribbean professionals get more out of the digital space....

Trump Ready for “Rocket Man” After Chaotic G7 Summit

SINGAPORE  (CNN)- President Donald Trump touched down in this Southeast Asian city-state Sunday evening, 36 hours before his highly anticipated summit with North Korean...

CARICOM Observers Praise, Criticize Grenada Election

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada – Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell has led the ruling New National Party (NNP) to another overwhelming election win in a...

Rihanna Mourns Murdered Cousin, Calls to End Gun Violence

  BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – A shooting in Barbados on Boxing Day has cast a dark cloud over Christmas celebrations for superstar Rihanna and her family. Around...

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...

European Investment Bank and CDB Form Caribbean Redevelopment Fund

BONN,Germany – The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) have set up an emergency post-disaster reconstruction financing initiative to help the region...

Barbados: A Spoon-Full of Sugar with Bitter Medicine

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados– Prime Minister Mia Mottley announced she was fulfilling some of her Barbados Labour Party’s (BLP) election promises, including scrapping a controversial tax,...

A&B PM: Election Will Be Sooner Than Later

ST JOHN’S, Antigua and Barbuda– Residents of Antigua and Barbuda have been told they will go to the polls very soon. In fact, Prime Minister...

CDB to promote resilient recovery, climate action for the Caribbean at...

  CDB to promote resilient recovery, climate action for the Caribbean at UN Climate Change Conference ...

Round World Cyclists Murdered in Mexico

Mexican investigators say two European cyclists did not die in an accident as first claimed - they were murdered. The bodies of Holger Hagenbusch, from...

Grenada, St. Lucia say “Yes,” SKN Federation says “No” to Funding...

Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister Gaston Browne has revealed that the governments of Grenada and St Lucia have agreed to subsidise the operations of...

CARICOM Reparations chair: Slavery loan wasn’t fully repaid by Britain until...

CARICOM Reparations chair: Slavery loan wasn’t fully repaid by Britain until 2015 From the CARICOM Secretariat Greater Georgetown, Guyana – A loan that was taken...

Security Council Membership: Romania Offers Bribe to Antigua?

Romania, in promoting its candidacy for membership to the UN Security Council, had representatives in the Caribbean last week offering qualified Antiguan and Barbudan...

Even Irma Couldn’t Stop Antigua Sailing Week

CNN- Warm Caribbean trade winds blow across tilting decks and spray lashes sun-bronzed bodies. The rigging creaks and hums and crews trim sails as the...

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