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UK’s Prince William & Family Vacationing on Mustique

  The Duke and Dutchess of Cambridge, along with their three children, Prince George, Princess Charlotte, and Prince Louis,are on a holiday at an...

CDB programme to support increased trade among CARICOM states

CDB programme to support increased trade among CARICOM states From the CDB BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The Board of Directors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has...

Trump Cuts Medical Aid to Puerto Rico

Last week, President Trump intervened to further slash the impoverished island of Puerto Rico of billions of dollars of Medicaid funding. The initial spending bill...

US Admits Holding Back PR Hurricane Funds

  Trump administration officials have admitted that last summer they knowingly withheld billions of dollars Congress appropriated to help Puerto Rico recover from Hurricane Maria....

Mass Prison Rape in Haiti to be Investigated

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Authorities in Haiti said late Friday they are investigating allegations that a group of male inmates raped 10 women in...

Jamaica’s Minister of Health to be Guest Speak at SKN Moves...

Minister of Health in Jamaica, Dr. the Honourable Christopher Tufton, will be the guest speaker Friday at the launch of SKN Moves. Dr. Tufton pioneered...

Cayman Islands Couple Found Dead in a Remote California Area.

Yvonne Blanco   Two Cayman Islands residents were found dead this week in southern California. Authorities have yet to release the cause of death of Keith Henderman,...

PM Meets with Assistant Secretary General of the OAS

St. Kitts and Nevis’ Prime Minister, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, met with the Assistant Secretary-General of the Organization of American States, His Excellency...

T&T: Oil Discovered On-Shore

Touchstone Exploration Inc.  announces that the Company has made a significant crude oil discovery with the Cascadura-1ST1 well on the Ortoire exploration block, onshore...

Bahamas PM Mourns Dead, Warns Looters

Prime Minister Dr, Hubert Minnis Wednesday said 20 people had now died as a result of the passage of Hurricane Dorian and warned persons...

CARICOM secretary-general attends UN forum on international peace, security

  CARICOM secretary-general attends UN forum on international peace, security From the CARICOM Secretariat NEW YORK - On the invitation of United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, CARICOM...

Fury of Dorian: ‘Lord Help Us’

As Dorian pounds Bahamas, a desperate cry for help via startling video on Twitter. https://twitter.com/i/status/1168227588533293056  

Despite Hurricane Damage, Political Chaos, PR is Up $1.1 Billion

(Bloomberg) -- Puerto Rico’s revenue outstripped its forecasts by $1.1 billion in the fiscal year that ended June 30, giving the bankrupt island a...

Law student group comments on recent report

  Law student group comments on recent report From the Association of Caribbean Students TRINIDAD - The following is a statement from the president of the Association...

Tobago’s Coral Reefs in Danger of Dying

Bleached stag horn coral. Photo by Matt Kieffer   Tobago's coral reefs have been placed on a watch for “Bleaching Alert Level One”, all eyes are...

Cuba: US Nat. Security Chief Bolton Biggest Threat to World Peace

MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - Cuba's Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Friday slammed US national security adviser John Bolton as the biggest threat to global...

Cuba Fuel Shortage: Pres. Sugggests Working from Home

Cuban President suggest citizens work from home   BBC-Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel has warned the country to expect problems with fuel supplies in the coming weeks. He...

Hamilton addresses World Health Assembly in Geneva

Hamilton addresses World Health Assembly in Geneva The following is the address given by the Hon. Eugene Hamilton at the 71st World Health Assembly-WHA71 Geneva Switzerland May 21-26: Salutations, St. Kitts and...

40 Stranded Bahamians Rescued by US Helicopter Pilot

A helicopter pilot rescued 40 people stranded in a area ravaged by Hurricane Dorian after 'intuition' told him to fly back over debris that...

New Trials Show How Dengue Fever Can Be Defeated

Recruiting a bacterial ally that infects mosquitoes has led to huge reductions in cases of dengue fever, trials around the world show. Wolbachia bacteria make...

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