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Sunday, March 24, 2019

High Numbers of East Caribbean Teens at Risk of Dropping Out,...

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados– A ground-breaking study has found that up to 33 per cent of the children in secondary schools across the Eastern Caribbean are...

Imprisoned Caracas Mayor Flees as Maduro Offers US Help in Drug...

Caracas - Ousted Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma said he planned to take his fight against Venezuela's socialist government to Europe after he escaped house...

CARICOM Meeting: Crime, Disasters, Regional Single Market Top Agenda

6-8 minutes WHEN Caribbean Community (Caricom) heads of government gather for the 39th Regular Meeting in St James this week, they will be tackling a...

PM Harris in Abu Dhabi, Signs Air Service Pact

ABU DHABI -- Federation Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris continued his Middle East good will junket with a visit to this desert kingdom where...

US CONOCO Attempts to Grab Venezuela Caribbean Oil

(Reuters) - U.S. oil firm ConocoPhillips has moved to take Caribbean assets of Venezuela's state-run PDVSA to enforce a $2 billion arbitration award over...

Antigua Govt. Investigating Massive Fish Kill

(CNS) The Antigua Department of Environment says it is testing the waters to determine the cause of a fish kill at the McKinnon’s Pond....

St. Kitts-Nevis nationals living abroad express nation-building interest

St. Kitts-Nevis nationals living abroad express nation-building interest From the press secretary of the prime minister  BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – At a successful town hall-style meeting...

St. Kitts-Nevis engages with Swaziland in margins of CHOGM

St. Kitts-Nevis engages with Swaziland in margins of CHOGM From SKNIS LONDON - Continuing a robust bilateral agenda in the margins of the 25th Commonwealth Heads of Government...

Strike, Riot, Violence Closes Panama Port

A strike is paralysing the Panamanian port of Colón for a second day running after protests against plans to regenerate the city turned violent. Civic...

Grenada: Alert Raised Over Volcano Activity

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada– Seismic officials have increased the alert level for underwater volcano, Kick ‘em Jenny, to orange after recording increased activity. And even...

Royal Caribbean in Massive CocoCay Overhaul

NEW YORK — Royal Caribbean's private island in the Bahamas, CocoCay, is about to get a massive makeover that will include the addition of...

In a Turn-Around Bahamas PM Now Backs MP Pay Increase

Bahamas' Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis yesterday backtracked on a campaign promise and pledged to implement a pay raise for members of Parliament in...

Grenada, St. Lucia say “Yes,” SKN Federation says “No” to Funding...

Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister Gaston Browne has revealed that the governments of Grenada and St Lucia have agreed to subsidise the operations of...

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...

Third Time Lucky…Leftist Obrador Finally Wins Mexico Presidency

  MEXICO CITY (CNN)-  Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has declared victory in Mexico's presidential election, as preliminary results showed the leftist veteran politician, who had...

Marijuana Legalized in Canada in Time For Halloween

(CNS)  Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says recreational marijuana will become legal in Canada on Oct. 17. Trudeau made the proclamation during question period Wednesday,...

Blacklist: Caribbean Nations Caving-in to EU Economic Threats

A main reason why the UK voted to leave the European Union was its forced subservience to EU laws and regulations that were destroying...

COTED makes strides on CCREEE, resilience in energy, oil and gas...

COTED makes strides on CCREEE, resilience in energy, oil and gas cooperation From the CARICOM Secretariat Greater Georgetown, Guyana - Work has advanced toward the full operationalisation of the...

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...

UN Pledged to Uphold Rule of Law in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Monday February 19, 2018 – Strengthening the rule of law and improving the national police and the judicial system in Haiti will...

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