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Minister: Crime Hurting Caribbean Tourism

CNS-Jamaica Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett has said crime and security concerns were hurting the Caribbean’s potential to generate greater returns from its tourism product,...

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...

PR Fury at Trump

US President Donald Trump hasn't made many friends in Puerto by his absence from the hurricane wrecked island and insulting tweets. So, when he...

Central America Death Toll at 22 As Nate Strengthens to Hurricane

It may not yet be a hurricane but tropical storm Nate has killed at least 22 people in Central America as it battered the...

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...

All of Chili’s Bishops Offer to Resign Over Catholic Sex Abuse...

Image copyright ReutersImage caption Bishops Luis Fernando Ramos Pérez (L) and Juan Ignacio González Errázuriz have held three days of crisis talks SANTIAGO, Chili...

Police End Church Siege as Nicaragua Violence Continues

(BBC)- Police in Nicaragua have ended the siege of a church where opposition supporters had sought refuge after being attacked by riot police and...

St. Kitts and Nevis prime minister attends ICT Summit in Antigua

St. Kitts and Nevis prime minister attends ICT Summit in Antigua From the press unit in the Office of the Prime Minister BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –...

DR Death: Is It Okay to Boot Sick Passengers off Flights?

By Hannah Sampson | The Washington Post Khalid Adkins was just trying to get home from the Dominican Republic.But before the Denver man’s flight left,...

Cayman Carnival Back after 20 Years with Controversial Fun Fair

Carnival season officially returned to Cayman for the first time in two decades Friday with the opening of an amusement park for a six-week...

Trump’s New Asylum Plan Aimed at Reducing Immigrant Numbers

BBC- The Trump administration has announced a new rule to curb Central American asylum claims in the US. The measures say migrants must apply...

2017 was Mexico’s Deadliest Year

MEXICO CITY, Mexico – This was a record breaking year for Mexico, the deadliest ever since records of such tragedies began in 1997. Aside...

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...

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...

Hub and Spokes Programme provides critical trade support to Caribbean economies

Hub and Spokes Programme provides critical trade support to Caribbean economies From the CARICOM Secretariat GREATER GEORGETOWN, Guyana - Caribbean development partners and beneficiaries of the Hub...

Anguilla Hit With Outrageous UK Irma Aid Demands

The news media has reported the less than adequate hurricane recovery aid given to Caribbean territories as diverse as the British Virgin Islands and...

Caribbean, Latin American Schools in Tie-Up with US Schools

WASHINGTON DC, United States, CMC – The Organization of American States (OAS) has signed a cooperation agreement with the Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS)...

China, Private Investment May Be Caribbean’s Best Hope

Eby Masaō Ashtine Lecturer in Alternative Energy, University of the West Indies from The Conversation November 20 marked the end of the Atlantic hurricane season, but...

What Hurricane? Jamaica Tourism Sector Booming

Despite a record hurricane season Jamaica’s tourism sector is growing by leaps and bounds, attracting levels of local and foreign investments never seen before according...

T&T: A Phoney Asylum Racket on the Back of Venezuelan Deportations

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad- Immigration officials in Trinidad and Tobago are probing reports that foreigners arriving in the country are being charged a fee...

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