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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

CARICOM, Poultry Assoc. Work Towards Single Market

(CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana)     A team from the CARICOM Secretariat met members of the CARICOM Poultry Association (CPA) April9 to ascertain how...

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...

CDB Offers Major Funding For Anquilla Electric Repairs

THE VALLEY, Anguilla – The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved more than US$5 million in funding to support the Anguilla Electricity Company Limited...

Antigua’s Right-Wing Opposition Has “Hope” of Ousting Left-Wing Labour

Antigua's opposition United Progressive Party’s leader said he’s “feeling the pulse” of the people and knows the party will win the elections and its...

Security Council to Discuss Worsening Venezuela Crisis

New York,USA-- U.N. officials say the United States and Italy have organized an informal Security Council meeting on Venezuela aimed at preventing the crisis...

Musk Begins Rewiring Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN,Puerto Rico--Tesla head Elon Musk has begun making good on his promise to help rebuild Puerto Rico's hurricane ravaged electrical system. Wednesday, reports confirmed...

US Atty. Gen. Rules Domestic Abuse, Gang Violence Not Grounds for...

WASHINGTON DC- The US attorney general has ruled that victims of domestic abuse and gang violence should no longer generally qualify for asylum in...

UN Teams Helping Dominica Rebuild Safe, Lasting Structures

In the wake of the 2017 hurricane season the United Nations migration agency has been supporting local tradespeople in Dominica with safe construction skills...

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...

Mexican Pres. Won’t Pay for Wall Or Meet Trump

CNN)Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto has called off an official trip to Washington to meet with President Donald Trump after a tense phone call...

“No Petros Here” says Trump, Banning Venezuela’s New Crypto-Currency

Washington,DC- President Donald Trump has signed an executive order barring US companies and citizens from dealing in Venezuela's crypto-currency, the Petro. Trump said the currency...

Coke Partner Buys Barbados Soft Drink Co.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The Barbados Bottling Company Limited (BBC) has been sold. Parent company Banks Holdings Ltd (BHL) has disclosed that the soft drink manufacturer...

Canada, Colombia Show Caribbean Way to Legal Marijuana Wealth

Could the booming cannabis growing industry be a blessing or a curse for the Caribbean...an industry that could financially enrich the islands or create...

6.8 Earthquake Shakes Bolivia, Little Damage Reported

La Paz, Bolivia - A powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck Bolivia on Monday, but it was so deep that there were no reports of injuries...

Grenada to host CDB’s 48th annual meeting

From the CDB Bridgetown, Barbados – Grenada will host the 48th annual meeting of the Board of Governors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), which...

UWI to Rename Milner Residence Hall

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Wednesday November 15, 2017 – The University of the West Indies (UWI) is changing the name of one of the...

Virtues of Island Living Promoted by CTO at Canada Event

TORONTO, Canada– The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has declared 2018 the Year of Wellness and Rejuvenation in the Caribbean, stressing the physical and mental...

Antigua: CDB, UN Hold Early Childhood Conference

ST JOHN’S, Antigua — International and regional academicians, researchers and practitioners have convened in Antigua and Barbuda to discuss opportunities and plans for improving...

Haitian president calls for innovation, investment in energy sector

  Photo: President of Haiti His Excellency Jovenel Moise addresses the launch of CARICOM Energy Month Oct....

CARICOM Secretariat embraces technology reform to enhance service delivery

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

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