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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...

Amnesty Int. Accuses Nicaraguan Govt. of Using Paramilitary to Supress Dissent

Amnesty International has accused the Nicaraguan government of colluding with paramilitary groups to suppress weeks of student-led demonstrations against President Daniel Ortega. It said the...

Bahamas Youngest MP Making a Name for Himself

Travis Robinson, MP, at 22, is youngest politician in the Bahamas. Yet could easily have been mistaken for any of the other young delegates...

Fyre Festival Promoter in Plea Deal, Could Get 10 Years

NEW YORK, United States – The promoter of the disastrous Fyre Festival in the Bahamas that left festival goers stranded without adequate food, water...

Jamaica Enters the Growing Legal Cannabis Industry

  The gradual legalizing of Cannabis in the US and Canada has opened up a new goldmine of revenue from growing and marketing "grass." Will...

Argentina holds regional cooperation workshop

Argentina holds regional cooperation workshop From the Embassy of the Argentine Republic in Saint Lucia BARBADOS - The Argentine government, through the Argentine Fund for...

Windrush Generation: UK Govt. Offers Compensation after Desperate Immigrant Dies

  by dan ehrlich Grenada native Dexter Bristol, who had lived in the UK since he was 8-years-old, may be the first fatality of the current...

Cuba’s Lung Cancer Vaccine Attracts American Sufferers

American Lung cancer sufferers are flocking to Cuba for a revolutionary treatment developed there and not offered in the US. Jose DiFabio, who was...

Caribbean Leaders accept UK PM Apology

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, April 17, 2018 (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) – Caribbean leaders accepted an apology issued by UK...

Venezuela’s Oil Co. Mimics a Collapsing Nation

PUNTO FIJO, Venezuela — For a country with one of the world's largest oil reserves, Venezuela petroleum industry is going broke, just as...

Stacy Cox Elected Pres. of Caribbean Hotel Executives Assn.

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico– Caribbean tourism industry professional Stacy Cox has been elected president of the Caribbean Society of Hotel Association Executives (CSHAE) for...

Mystery Surrounds Newlywed’s Bahamian Disappearance

NASSAU, The Bahamas, Wednesday October 11, 2017 – The family of a newly wed American couple are desperate to find them after they disappeared on...

Anguilla Still Waiting for Irma Hurricane Aid as a New Hurricane...

by Dan Ehrlich In the UK much of the Commonwealth Conference talk has been of the bureaucratic insensitive indifference to the citizenship status of the...

CDB to Assist Caribbean Musicians with Digital Production

RIDGETOWN, Barbados, Thursday March 1, 2018 – Streaming services, some with up to 140 million users worldwide, have revolutionized the business of music. Yet,...

Caribbean Finally Represented on American Internet Registry

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Two Caribbean women, for the first time, will sit on the advisory panel of the American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN). ARIN...

Bad Press, Bad Karma and Bad Business: Cambridge Analytica Goes Bust

London- Cambridge Analytica, the embattled data firm that worked on Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, and whose parent firm SCL helped Dr. Densil Douglas...

Study: Caribbean Coastlines are Stressed Out

PANAMA CITY, Panama – Just released data about the health of Caribbean coasts show that they are stressed out – but there is still...

Calls for Growth in Caribbean Outsourcing Sector

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Calls are being made for greater levels of priority to be given to the outsourcing sector given the existing contribution of...

Hurricanes: A Billion to Rebuild

The recovery of eastern Caribbean islands hardest hit by recent hurricanes, including Dominica, Barbuda, Turks and Caicos, the British Virgin Islands and Anguilla, could...

CARIFORUM states to build capacity to respond to drug problem

CARIFORUM states to build capacity to respond to drug problem From the CARICOM Secretariat GEORGETOWN, Guyana – Representatives of the Forum of Caribbean States (CARIFORUM) will hold...

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