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Monday, December 9, 2019

PM congratulates Guyana on its 52nd anniversary of independence

PM congratulates Guyana on its 52nd anniversary of independence From the press unit in the Office of the Prime Minister BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Prime Minister...

Dominican Republic’s Largest Drug Ring Busted- Officials Claim

  SANTO DOMINGO (Reuters) - The Dominican Republic’s top prosecutor said the Caribbean nation’s largest drug trafficking gang has been dismantled, a group that allegedly...

CARICAD board meets this week in Jamaica

CARICAD board meets this week in Jamaica From the Caribbean Centre for Development Administration (CARICAD)  BRIDGETOWN – The 35th meeting of the Board of Directors of...

Caribbean: Not Eating Regularly, Yet Still Getting Fatter

Latin America and the Caribbean is facing an obesity epidemic while paradoxically the number of people facing food insecurity in the region continues to...

Grenada’s Grand Anse Beach Rated Tops by Conde Nast Traveller

St. George’s, Grenada– The Grand Anse Beach of Grenada has been rated one of the best beaches in the world by Condé Nast Traveller...

PANCAP aims to increase mobile population access to HIV prevention, care,...

PANCAP aims to increase mobile population's access to HIV prevention, care, support  From the PANCAP Coordinating Unit CARICOM Secretariat - The Pan-Caribbean Partnership against HIV...

CDB president: Caribbean can ‘bounce back’ by building resilience

CDB president: Caribbean can 'bounce back' by building resilience From the CDB ST. GEORGE'S, Grenada – President of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) Dr. W. Warren Smith...

Bad Gas Scandal: Jamaicans Affected Could Get Govt. Compensation

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Almost 400 Jamaican motorists will be compensated, to the tune of $24.5 million, for damages to their vehicles resulting from the...

CDB approves USD$50m to restore BVI stability

CDB approves USD$50m to restore BVI stability From the CDB BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The Board of Directors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved a...

And Still More Haiti Violence as Senator Attacked, Property Burnt

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) — The speaker of the senate, Carl Murat Cantave says he has been attacked by Opposition-linked supporters and several...

Mexico: 16 Mutilated Bodies Hanging from a Bridge, Dumped on a...

BBC-Mexican police have found the bodies of nine people hanging from a bridge and seven more corpses hacked up and dumped on the road. The...

CDB signs grant agreement with University of Guyana for new library

CDB signs grant agreement with University of Guyana for new library From the CDB ST. GEORGE'S, Grenada – The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), the government of...

CDB approves grant for agriculture project in Jamaica

CDB approves grant for agriculture project in Jamaica From the CDB BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) will provide a grant of GBP$974,000 to...

Dominica Demo: Opposition Demands President Resign

  ROSEAU, Dominica, CMC – Opposition supporters took to the streets in Dominica on Friday, defying a police ban on illegal demonstrations, as they demanded...

Jet Blue to Offer 5-Day-Per-Week NY-Antigua Flights

  JetBlue is set to launch a big expansion to Antigua’s VC Bird International Airport. The New York City-based carrier will be adding two additional...

Youth challenged to continue to advocate change concerning health care access 

  Youth challenged to continue to advocate change concerning health care access  From the CARICOM Secretariat GEORGETOWN, Guyana - The Pan-Caribbean Partnership against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP), the...

CTO looks to double number of HA-certified Caribbean businesses

CTO looks to double number of HA-certified Caribbean businesses From the CBD BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) is looking to double the number...

Slovenia, CARICOM forging closer relations

Slovenia, CARICOM forging closer relations From  CARICOM Secretariat Georgetown, Guyana - The Republic of Slovenia and the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) are moving to further deepen relations. New...

A&B to Invest Directly into Struggling Liat Airline

  By Latrishka Thomas The Government of Antigua and Barbuda seems to have found a possible solution to sustaining the cash-strapped airline, LIAT, and is no...

Ambassador of Mexico participates in opening ceremony of the House of...

Ambassador of Mexico participates in opening ceremony of the House of Parliament From the Embassy of Mexico to the Eastern Caribbean States The Embassy of Mexico...

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