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Corn Flakes Could Become Scarce in Venezuela as Kellogg Leaves

Authorities in Venezuela have seized a plant owned by the American cereal manufacturer Kellogg. It comes after the firm announced it was pulling out...

Young Cellist at Royal Wedding from Large Musical Antiguan Family

CNS-Shortly after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle got married, a 19-year-old musician kept their wedding guests entertained while they took care of some official...

Barbados: A Spoon-Full of Sugar with Bitter Medicine

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados– Prime Minister Mia Mottley announced she was fulfilling some of her Barbados Labour Party’s (BLP) election promises, including scrapping a controversial tax,...

2017 Was Safest Ever For Commercial Aviation

The safest in the history of commercial civil aviation, that's what 2017 turned out to be. This is clear from parallel surveys on the...

Mystery Cuban Sounds Still a Mystery, Could be Crickets

HAVANA - Cuba says it doesn't have the technology to create debilitating sonic waves claimed by American Embassy officials and they might simply be...

2017 Third Warmest Year on Record

Scientists from the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) have confirmed that Earth’s long-term warming...

Grenada to Fight Child Sex Crimes with Special Victims Unit

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada– Alarming statistics showing that Grenada’s children are under threat from various forms of perverted actions has forced the Keith Mitchell Administration...

Fun, Games Galore on Symphony of Seas

ST. NAZAIRE, France--Royal Caribbean International took delivery of Symphony of the Seas, reportedly the world's largest cruise ship, at a signing ceremony on the...

CIBC FirstCaribbean appoints new COO

From FirstCaribbean Bridgetown, Barbados – CIBC FirstCaribbean has announced the appointment of Colette Delaney to the role of chief operating officer, effective Dec. 8. In announcing...

Best Fishing Practices being Finalized with UN FAO

(CNS) The Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism (CRFM) has been working along with United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) to develop a set of...

Jamaica: Denied Work Because of Your Faith? Get a Lawyer

KINGSTON, Jamaica- Action will be taken against member companies if they are found denying Seventh-day Adventists jobs simply because of their faith according to...

Barbados Govt. Plans on Having a Piece Of Marijuana Industry

(CNS) The Barbados Labour Party (BLP) Government is pressing ahead with plans to get its share of the globally evolving medicinal marijuana industry. Minister of...

LaRocque welcomes ministers to Community Council of Ministers annual meeting in...

Remarks by the Secretary-General Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Ambassador Irwin LaRocque at the 41st meeting of the Community Council of Ministers in Georgetown, Guyana, Jan. 15, 2018: From CARICOM    Greater...

Mexican Ferry Bombing Still a Mystery, US Warns Tourists

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Authorities said Sunday that a crude explosive device caused a ferry blast that injured more than two-dozen people last month...

US Hurricane Hunters in Caribbean Tour Before Next Storm Season

FLORIDA, United States – With the 2018 hurricane season fast approaching, the United States’ National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and Air Force Reserve...

EIB, CDB commit $24 million to post-disaster Caribbean reconstruction

      Photo 1: EIB Vice President responsible for Climate Action Jonathan...

A&B Losing Hope of Settling Dispute with US Over Online Gaming...

Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador Sir Ronald Sanders says his country is losing all hope of a settlement. GENEVA, Switzerland- Antigua and Barbuda is losing hope...

CDB announces keynote speaker for prestigious lecture

CDB announces keynote speaker for prestigious lecture From the CDB BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The social impact of natural disasters will come into focus when Professor Mark...

Ambassador of Guyana presents credentials to CARICOM secretary-general

Ambassador of Guyana presents credentials to CARICOM secretary-general From CARICOM   Georgetown, Guyana – H.E. Charlene Phoenix, ambassador of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana to the Caribbean...

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...

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