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Thursday, September 20, 2018

Mystery Surrounds Antigua Minister’s Arrest in Britain

Mystery still surrounds the arrest, questioning and then freeing by the London Metropolitan Police of Antigua Tourism and Development Minister Asot Michael after he...

CDB: Technical support, diversity critical in Caribbean’s shift to clean energy

  Photo: The panel following a session titled “Caribbean Energy Leadership and the Power of Networks” Oct....

Role of renewables is focus as region observes Energy Month in...

  Photo:  Flashback of participants on the 2015 Energy Walk   Role of renewables is...

Jamaican Port Set to Become Regional Cruise Hub

Falmouth, Jamaica--TOURISM Minister Edmund Bartlett says the Port of Falmouth in Trelawny is poised to become a model, regional cruise shipping destination, noting that...

Jamaica Trying a Psychological Programme in Crime Prevention

Kingston, Jamaica--The Citizen Security and Justice Programme (CSJP) III, through its Psychological Services Unit, has been using a collaborative approach to treat a range...

Major financial institutions willing to reassess development financing policy

PHOTO:  (L-R) Ambassador Colin Granderson, assistant secretary-general, foreign and community relations, CARICOM Secretariat; His Excellency Javier Maria Carbajosa, Plenipotentiary...

COTED green-lights Agriculture Regional Emergency Response team

    Photo: The 71st Special Meeting of COTED on agriculture approved the Emergency Response Sub-Committee....

Desperate Puerto Ricans Choose to Drink Toxic Water?

More than  35 percent of Puerto Rico's residents -- American citizens -- remain without safe drinking water. It's clear some residents are turning to...

Cruise Ends in 8-year-old’s Death

A family’s Caribbean trip ended in tragedy when an 8-year-old girl fell two stories from a deck on board a cruise ship the Carnival...

Guatemala Police Claim to have Captured MS-13 Leader

Police in Guatemala say they have captured a leader of the notorious Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13, street gang, on a par with Islamic State...

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...

Holiday Declared in Panama after First World Cup Qualifier Win

The president of Panama has declared Wednesday to be a national holiday after the country qualified for the World Cup for the first time...

Federation Ship Banned for Breaking North Korea Sanctions

In what has been described as an unprecedented move, a ship registered in St.Kitts and Nevis is accused of violating North Korean sanctions and...

UN Chief Calls for Hurricane Relief Aid

CODRINGTON, Barbuda – United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has called for the full mobilization of the international community to support the people of the...

Antigua, US Remain Deadlocked Over Online Gambling Dispute

Storm ravaged Barbuda and Antigua stand to make millions of dollars if its long simmering trade dispute with the USA dealing with online gambling...

Hurricane: Pence Pledges A Bigger, Better US Virgin Islands

ST CROIX, USVI — US Vice President Mike Pence said, on his visit to the US Virgin Islands, that the White House is committed...

For Island States Storm Reconstruction Costs a Bigger Worry than Hurricanes?

In the future Independent Caribbean nations such as St. Kitts and Nevis may have a bigger worry in financing hurricane reconstuction than the storms...

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