24 C
Basseterre, KN
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

BVI Accuses UK Govt. of Trust Betrayal, Heavy Handedness

British Virgin Islands (BVI) diplomat Benito Wheatley has told Number 10 Downing Street that the United Kingdom (UK) Government has undermined the partnership between...

Venezuela: No Pork for Christmas, Blame Govt. Not Paying 2016 Bill

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has accused Portugal of being behind a pork shortage that left thousands of Venezuela's poor without their traditional Christmas dinner...

Africa Showing Interest in Web Cryptocurrency

Interest in cryptocurrency, a form of digital currency, is growing steadily in Africa. Some economists say it is a disruptive innovation that will blossom...

400 Kilos of Cocaine Seized at Argentina’s Russian Embassy

Buenos Aires - Police have seized nearly 400 kilos of cocaine from the Russian embassy in Buenos Aires and arrested several members of a...

CDB president: Protect countries’ fiscal stability in shift to clean energy

  CDB president: Protect countries’ fiscal stability in shift to clean energy From the CDB ...

Pre Hurricane Season Storm Kills 4 in Cuba

HAVANA (CNS)- Flooding in central Cuba caused by torrential rainfall in the wake of the subtropical storm Alberto has killed four people and prompted...

CARICOM Secretariat embraces technology reform to enhance service delivery

  Photo: CARICOM Secretariat and C-DAC officials pose after the signing ceremony.   CARICOM Secretariat embraces...

A Playground for the Rich Planned for Belize Island

BELIZE CITY, Belize – Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts announced plans for the development of Caye Chapel, a private island in Belize featuring oceanfront...

CARICOM Heads Attend High Level UN Meet on Peace, Security

Greater Georgetown, Guyana- On the invitation of United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque attended a High-level Interactive Dialogue with other...

CARICOM chair says confront climate change challenges with unified commitment

CARICOM chair says confront climate change challenges with unified commitment From the CARICOM Secretariat Greater Georgetown, Guyana – With climate change at the centre of discussions among Caribbean...

UK PM Pledges Confidentiality in Windrush Helpline Calls

LONDON (CNS) As thousands of immigrants flood help lines Briitish Prime Minister Theresa May has pledged that information received by a taskforce set up...

High Handling Costs at USVI Forces InterCaribbean to Cancel Planned Route

PROVIDENCIALES, Turks and Caicos Islands – InterCaribbean Airways has cancelled planned services to St Thomas and St Croix in the US Virgin Islands (USVI). In...

Nevis premier urges Windrush generation to benefit from British compensation offer

Nevis premier urges Windrush generation to benefit from British compensation offer From NIA CHARLESTOWN, Nevis - The Honourable Mark Brantley, premier of Nevis, is appealing to British...

Jamaican Consumers to be Hit by Currency Devaluation

(CNS) With the country absorbing news that the local currency is now trading at its lowest against the US dollar a warning is being...

CARICOM Head Warns of Crime Amidst Growing Wealth

Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretary-General has warned regional leaders of the threats crime and violence posed to a viable and prosperous Community. ...

NFL Tweets Trump Puerto Rico

After the epic destruction in Puerto Rico caused by Hurricane Maria, US President Donald Trump had stayed largely silent on the matter -- tweeting...

In Windrush’s Wake: The First Asian Becomes New UK Home Secretary

British Prime Minister Theresa May has named Sajid Javid as the new Home Secretary, replacing Amber Rudd. He's the first Asian to hold such...

Antigua Govt. Investigating Massive Fish Kill

(CNS) The Antigua Department of Environment says it is testing the waters to determine the cause of a fish kill at the McKinnon’s Pond....

Who needs Money? Montserrat to Go Digital

PLYMOUTH, Montserrat – Montserrat Premier Donaldson Romeo has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Barbados-based financial technology company Bitt Inc., to create...

U.S. Embassy hosts Zika TechCamp program to help stop spread of...

Photo: Participants of the Zika TechCamp collaborate during a group activity.   U.S. Embassy...

Copyrighted Image. Copying not allowed.