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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

US Authorities Predict Near or Above Normal Hurricane Season

FLORIDA, USA – The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center is forecasting a 75 per cent chance that the 2018 Atlantic...

High Numbers of East Caribbean Teens at Risk of Dropping Out,...

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados– A ground-breaking study has found that up to 33 per cent of the children in secondary schools across the Eastern Caribbean are...

CARICOM secretary-general opens trade meeting in Guyana

  Photo: CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, right, makes remarks at the opening of the 45th Meeting...

Bahamian pioneer in disease elimination named a PAHO health hero of...

Bahamian pioneer in disease elimination named a PAHO health hero of the Americas From Dr. Godfrey Xuereb, PAHO/WHO Representative NASSAU — Dr. Merceline Dahl-Regis, a...

Maria Who? We are the New Gold Standard Passport: Dominica Official

SHANGHAI, China — The fact that Dominica was devastated by Hurricane by Maria didn't seem to diminish that island nation's Citizenship-by-Investment chief from proclaiming...

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...

New Tax Dodging, Money Laundering Laws at UK Caribbean Territories

British Prime Minister Theresa May was forced today to open up tax havens accused of sheltering “dirty money” to avoid a landmark Commons defeat. In...

Mexico: Key Suspect in Students Disappearance Arrested

Federal police in Mexico have arrested a man they say is a key suspect in the disappearance of 43 students from the town of...

Militant Trinidad Street Protest after Police Shooting

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad– A police gun battle Monday which left a 25-year-old man dead lead to civil protests by East Port of Spain...

Present, Past US First Ladies Voice Concern Over Immigrant Children

(BBC) The former US First Lady Laura Bush has condemned a controversial policy that splits up families who illegally enter the country. Her comments...

Grenada Music Video Challenge to Aid Environment Launched

Grenada-Legal residents of Grenada between the ages of 16 and 29 are eligible to enter the 2018 VYBZING Music Video Challenge, a contest that...

Partnerships enhance climate risk management and improve resilience in Belize

  Photo: SIF stakeholders attend a two-day CDB-funded CRM training workshop.   Partnerships enhance climate...

5.3 Strength Earthquake Hits Trinidad & Tobago Area

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.3 was felt in sections of Trinidad and neighbouring countries shortly before 10 p.m. (local time) on Friday. The...

Canada commits to CARICOM-UN Pledging Conference for hurricane-ravaged countries

  Photo: CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque and new Canadian Ambassador to CARICOM HE Lilian Chatterjee ...

CARICOM issues call for nominations for Energy Personality Award

  CARICOM issues call for nominations for Energy Personality Award From CARICOM   Greater...

Pacific Islands Fisheries Group Touring Caribbean

{CNS)- The Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism (CRFM) and the FAO Subregional Office for the Pacific Islands (FAO SAP) in Samoa are collaborating to host...

Bahamas Re-Elected to International Maritime Org. Council

  NASSAU, The Bahamas – The Bahamas has been re-elected to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Council. It secured re-election during the organization’s recent 30th...

U.S. Shale Growth Could Support Caribbean Oil Storage Terminals

Caribbean oil terminals hurt by dwindling Venezuelan supply and a market that encourages traders to pull oil out of tank may get a shot...

Macron Warns of War if Trump Dumps Iran Deal

 BERLIN (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron has warned that war could ensue if U.S. President Donald Trump withdraws from the 2015 deal in...

Pilot Feared Dead, Wife Rescued After Bahamas Plane Crash

NASSAU, Bahamas — The United States Coast Guard is searching for a 57-year-old man after hoisting his wife to safety when the single-engine plane...

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