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Friday, September 21, 2018

Barbados Allowed to Add More Voters in Time of May Poll

CNS- Barbados allowed its own voter overhaul as the Court of Appeal has paved the way for people residing here more than three years...

Haitian Immigrants Suing Trump Over their US Resident Status

A GROUP of Haitian immigrants are suing US president Donald Trump and homeland security officials over the closure of a programme that allows them...

Same Sex Marriages are Okay Again in Bermuda

HAMILTON, Bermuda– Same sex marriages are back on in Bermuda. First the court gave the green light for same-sex marriages in Bermuda, then Parliament...

US Congress Passes Haiti Cholera Relief Bill

Included in the $1.3 trillion spending package that was passed by Congress and signed by President Donald Trump on Friday is $10 million to...

LaRocque: CARICOM needs concessional financing for climate resilience 

LaRocque: CARICOM needs concessional financing for climate resilience  From the CARICOM Secretariat Greater Georgetown, Guyana – The Caribbean community’s goal of creating a climate resilient region...

Fun, Games Galore on Symphony of Seas

ST. NAZAIRE, France--Royal Caribbean International took delivery of Symphony of the Seas, reportedly the world's largest cruise ship, at a signing ceremony on the...

T&T Firm Invests in Costa Rica Wind Park

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – MPC Capital’s investment platform for renewable energies in the CARICOM region, MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Fund, and Trinidad and...

Caribbean to Celebrate World TB Day with Great Strides in Eliminating...

WASHINGTON DC, United States (IPS) – March 24, observed as World TB Day each year, is the annual opportunity for advocates and interest groups to...

New Cuban Leader Proposes Liberal Reforms

Presidential term limits and the legalisation of same-sex marriage are amongst reforms being proposed by Cuba's national assembly. The intention is to constitutionally formalise the...

Ecuador’s VP to Stand Trial for Alleged Corruption Plot

QUITO, ECUADOR - A court in Ecuador has paved the way for a criminal trial to begin against the nation's vice president in an...

Trump, Rocket Man are Now Pals, Sign Friendship Pact…But What about...

SINGAPORE--(CNN) - Nearly five hours of unprecedented and surreal talks between US President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un culminated on Tuesday...

CARICOM participates in monitoring, evaluating the CSME

CARICOM participates in monitoring, evaluating the CSME From the CARICOM Secretariat Greater Georgetown, Guyana - Caribbean Community (CARICOM) member states will be participating in a workshop for...

Regional Rum Producers at T&T Taste-Meet

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – Regional rum producers, members of the West Indies Rum and Spirits Producers Association (WIRSPA), have been meeting to discuss...

Partners commit to support HIV response sustainability

Partners commit to support HIV response sustainability From the CARICOM Secretariat Greater Georgetown, Guyana - The Pan-Caribbean Partnership against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP), the mechanism that...

CARICOM issues call for nominations for Energy Personality Award

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

USVI And Michigan National Guard in Partnership

LANSING, Mich., USA - Following devastation from back-to-back hurricanes, the Virgin Islands National Guard and the Michigan National Guard have developed a partnership to...

CDB puts spotlight on Caribbean at high-level event on climate resilience

  Photo: The CDB president (fourth from left) joins officials for a group photo during one...

Bahamians To Be Hit With Sharp Sales Tax Rise

NASSAU, The Bahamas – From July 1 the Bahamas value added tax (sales tax) will jump from 7.5 to 12 percent which means residents...

LaRocque’s Opening Remarks at 46th COETD Meeting

GEORGETOWN, Gyuana- Caribbean Community Secretary General Irwin LaRocque opened the 46th meeting of the Council for Trade and Economic Development (COETD) by challenging the...

CARICOM OAS Members Split Over Venezuela Expulsion Resolution

WASHINGTON, USA – Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries were split when the Organization of American States (OAS) voted to pass a resolution that can initiate...

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