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Thursday, April 18, 2019

Top EU Official Pledges Continued Support for Cuba

HAVANA- European Union Foreign policy and security chief Federica Mogherini has stressed predictability in the bloc's ties with Cuba as she slammed the new...

Major Reshuffle in Jamaican Govt.

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Prime Minister Andrew Holness has reshuffled his Cabinet, making major changes to some vital ministries, including bringing in a recently elected...

Taiwanese Navy Flotilla on Good Will Mission to Caribbean

A Taiwanese navy flotilla docked in Nicaragua on Monday in a high-profile visit highlighting ties with Central America and the Caribbean that are shrinking...

PM Harris meets with lieutenant governor of Ontario

  PM Harris meets with lieutenant governor of Ontario From the Office of the Prime Minister  ...

St.Vincent & the Grenadines PM Names Son Finance Minister

  KINGSTOWN, St Vincent and the Grenadines– Prime Minister Dr Ralph Gonsalves has handed over the important finance ministry to his son in a Cabinet...

Jamaica Public Emergency to Last 3 Months

KINGSTON, Jamaica– The State of Public Emergency declared in Jamaica in the parish of St James, where the island’s tourist capital Montego Bay is...

CDB, FAO strengthen partnership with new agreement

CDB, FAO strengthen partnership with new agreement From the CDB MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica – The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of...

Hours Before Election Antigua & Barbuda PM Claims IMF Debt Paid

ST JOHN’S, Antigua– Just hours before residents of Antigua and Barbuda went to the polls this morning, Prime Minister Gaston Browne announced that...

St. Lucia Growing Cassava as Healthy Change from Plain White Bread

         CASTRIES, St Lucia – The Food...

Red Cross Admits Sacking Several Staff as Sexploitation Scandal Spreads Worldwide

(CNN)The International Committee of the Red Cross said 21 staff members have been dismissed or resigned for "paying for sexual services" since 2015. An additional two...

US Immigration Officials Swoop on Caribbean Criminal Illegals

NEW YORK, USA– Nine Caribbean nationals were among 55 people arrested in New York as the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) executed...

UWI Needs Debt Relief from Caribbean Governments?

The London based Commonwealth Students' Association (CSA) is backing a call for Caribbean governments to clear debts to the University of the West Indies....

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...

US Offers Aid to Venezuelan Refugees

The US has announced it will provide $2.5m (1.8m) in aid to Venezuelans who have fled the economic crisis in their homeland for neighbouring...

Bombing Update: 5 Cops Reported Killed, 41 People Injured in Colombia

BOGOTA--Colombia At least five policemen are now said to have  died and 41 others were injured in an explosion at a police station in...

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...

Venezuela Kicks Out Top US Diplomat Over Election Backlash

In apparent retaliation for the US condemning Venezuela's election, Venezuela has expelled the senior US representative in the country amid an international backlash against...

Strong Earthquake Jolts Peaceful Cost Rica

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica - A powerful earthquake measuring 6.5 magnitude struck off the Costa Rica coast on Sunday night, toppling power lines and...

Honduras Energy Exec. Arrested as Mastermind of Caceres Murder

Police in Honduras have arrested an energy company executive on suspicion of masterminding the murder of a renowned environmental activist. Berta Caceres was shot dead...

Caribbean Disaster Agency Highlights 5 Key Areas of Concern at Meet

(CNS) The region’s disaster management chief, Ronald Jackson, has highlighted five critical areas of focus as the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) seeks...

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