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Saturday, October 19, 2019

230 Canadian Visa Applicants Receive Biometrics Screening

Officers from the Canadian High Commission, Bridgetown, facilitated biometrics processing at the St. Kitts Marriott Resort for citizens and residents of the Federation of...

Jet Blue Offering Winter Flights to Guadeloupe from NY

NEW YORK, USA — JetBlue has said it intends to grow in the Caribbean with new nonstop seasonal winter service between New York’s John...

CTO in Pact with BITT Inc. to Promote Digitial Currency in...

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), the region’s tourism development agency, has entered into an agreement with blockchain technology company, Bitt Inc.,...

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...

Haiti Protests: Peacekeepers Being Replaced by New UN Mission

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. Security Council approved a resolution Tuesday establishing a political mission in Haiti starting Oct. 16 that will officially...

CARICOM, UN Environment discuss closer cooperation

CARICOM, UN Environment discuss closer cooperation From the CARICOM Secretariat Greater Georgetown, Guyana – The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has expressed strong interest in strengthening...

Even Irma Couldn’t Stop Antigua Sailing Week

CNN- Warm Caribbean trade winds blow across tilting decks and spray lashes sun-bronzed bodies. The rigging creaks and hums and crews trim sails as the...

T&T to Host HIV, Aids Prevention Conference

The Pan-Caribbean Partnership against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP), says it will host a meeting in Trinidad and Tobago later this month aimed at how...

More Stumbling Blocks for Scotiabank Sale

James Bradshaw Banking Reporter, Globe and Mail Bank of Nova Scotia’s plan to pull out of nine Caribbean and South American countries hit another stumbling...

First Caribbean WTO Farm Trade Chief Confirmed

Guyana’s Ambassador to the World Trade Organization (WTO) John Deep Ford (right) was selected by WTO members. WASHINGTON DC, United States (CNS)– Guyana’s Ambassador to...

Unity Call from New Costa Rica President

Carlos Alvarado, who has won Sunday's presidential election in Costa Rica, has called for unity after a divisive election campaign. The centre-left candidate won by...

CARICOM Heads Attend High Level UN Meet on Peace, Security

Greater Georgetown, Guyana- On the invitation of United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque attended a High-level Interactive Dialogue with other...

Haiti: 5 Americans Among Eight Arrested for ‘Terrorism’

Port-au-Prince, Haiti (CNN)-Haiti's leader has accused eight men, including five Americans, of being "terrorists" on a mission to destabilize his government. Prime Minister Jean-Henry Ceant...

Trump Ready for “Rocket Man” After Chaotic G7 Summit

SINGAPORE  (CNN)- President Donald Trump touched down in this Southeast Asian city-state Sunday evening, 36 hours before his highly anticipated summit with North Korean...

More Deaths as Nicaragua Rebellion Flares Again

Image copyright ReutersOpposition activists fought government militias in the streets of Masaya   (BBC) At least three people were killed and many injured as government...

CTU to present tech workshop in St. Vincent and the Grenadines

CTU to present tech workshop in St. Vincent and the Grenadines The following attachment is from SKNIS: PR 005.18 - ICT Week SVG

Ambassador Mills leads St. Kitts and Nevis delegation to Ministerial Meeting...

St. Kitts and Nevis Ambassador to Cuba, Her Excellency Verna Mills, will lead the country’s delegation to the Ministerial Meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement...

Canadian PM Trudeau Calls for October Election

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has called a federal election for 21 October. Opinion polls are indicating it will be a tough race for...

Looking Back: Taiwan President’s ‘Journey of Freedom’ Tour a Time Buying...

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen's tour through the Caribbean reflected Taiwan's imperative to reinforce relationships with allies vulnerable to poaching by China, something that has...

Indian PM Modi Meets CARICOM Leaders, Promises Development Funds

India PM Narendra Modi Meets Caribbean Leaders (SKN PM Harris, 2nd from R, front row) New York- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met the leaders...

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