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ILO Report: Unemployment ‘down-slightly’ in Latin American, Caribbean

LIMA, Peru -- After increasing for three years, unemployment in Latin America and the Caribbean dipped slightly in 2018, according to the International Labour...

Venezuela Claims US Trying to Derail Barbados Talks

Venezuela's Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza Wednesday denounced that the U.S. President Donald Trump administration is seeking to "destroy" the negotiations being carried out by President...

12th American Dies in D.R. Under Mysterious Circumstances

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic – A Long Island pizzeria proprietor has reportedly become the 12th known case of an American traveller who has died...

US Coast Guard Cutter Ends Productive Caribbean Patrol

0 The 210-ft US Coast Guard VIGILANT (WMEC-617) CAPE CANAVERAL, USA— The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Vigilant returned home Sunday to Cape Canaveral after...

Grenada PM: Commonwealth Complete Negotiations Under Paris Agreement

caribbeannewsservice.com LONDON – CNS Editor 3 minutes CNS-Grenada Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell believes that building resilience and a new format through the Paris Agreement are two significant...

St. Kitts and Nevis and Morocco Renew Commitment for Future Cooperation

The Chief of Government of the Kingdom of Morocco, His Excellency Saadeddine El Othmani, hosted Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris for a...

Election Setback Destroys Argentine Stocks, Currency

BBC- Argentine stock markets and its currency have both plunged after Conservative Argentine President Mauricio Macri suffered a shock defeat in primary elections on...

Citizens Urged to Change Deactivated Passports Lacking Place of Birth

Citizens of St. Kitts and Nevis who have not yet changed their passports without the written place of birth field are urgently asked to...

FirstCaribbean withdraws IPO

FirstCaribbean withdraws IPO From FirstCaribbean Bridgetown, Barbados - FirstCaribbean International Bank Limited has announced the withdrawal of the US registered public offering and listing of its...

Harris and Jamaica health minister discuss regional health

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. Timothy Harris, recently sat down with the...

CARPHA, UWI collaborate on higher education, training, research

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) and the University of the...

57 Now Dead in latest Brazil Prison Riot

At least 52 people have been killed in a prison riot in Brazil which saw rival gangs battle for five hours, officials say. Gang members...

Odebrecht Scandal: Arrest Ordered for Former Mexican Oil Chief

REUTERS- An arrest warrant has been issued for Emilio Lozoya, former chief executive of Mexican state oil company Pemex, prosecutors say. It's part of...

Prime Minister: St. Kitts and Nevis to Reap Early Benefits of...

Citizens and residents of St. Kitts and Nevis will see early benefits from the recent official visit led by Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable...

Out of Africa: ‘They’re Coming to America’ via Ecuador

Wars, famine, drought and grinding poverty are forcing thousands of people from developing nations in Africa  to seek refuge in the developed West. And...

Submit visa applications by Aug. 24 to take advantage of biometric...

The Ministry of Foreign Affairshighly recommends nationals and residents who anticipate travel to Canada to submit visa applications by the Aug. 24 in order...

Brazil President: ‘Criminals Will Die in the Streets Like Cockroaches’

Brazil’s far-right president, Jair Bolsonaro, has said he hopes criminals will “die in the streets like cockroaches” as a result of hard-line legislation he...

Canadian Officials to Conduct Biometric Processing for Visas in the Federation...

Canadian officials will be in the Federation during the week of the of Aug. 26 to carry out biometric processing for persons wishing to...

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 Disaster Agency in Closer Cooperation with Netherlands

From left Mr. Hein Knegt, Regional Envoy for the Caribbean, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kingdom of the Netherlands; The Honourable Prime Minister of Sint...

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