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Cuba Starts Legalizing Small, Medium-Sized Enterprises

On Monday, Cuba put into effect a new legal framework that for the first time legalizes small and medium-sized enterprises. Local entrepreneurs initiated the...

How Have Thousands of Haitian Migrants Made Their Way To Texas?

by Mabinty Quarshie   | USA TODAY DEL RIO, TEXAS — Thousands of Haitian immigrants encamped at Del Rio, Texas, after entering the U.S. through the Rio Grande are...

Climate Crisis: History will Judge Failure to Act, UK’s Johnson says at UN

PM Boris Johnson warning to world’s richest countries comes amid suggestions US could commit more funds Developing world bears brunt of climate crisis, says Johnson...

U.S. Adds Top Guatemalan, Salvadoran Officials to Corruption List

U.S Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaks during a news conference at the State Department in Washington, U.S., September 16, 2021. Andrew Harnik/Pool via...

Covid-19 Has Killed as Many Americans as the 1918-19 Flu Pandemic

More than 1,900 people are dying in the US daily on average – the highest level since early March Soldiers at Camp Funston in Kansas...

World View: UN Leaders Meet, Haiti Migrants, Afghan Horror, Biden on Climate, More

Sep 21, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown World leaders return to UN and face many escalating crises NEW YORK (AP) — World leaders will be back at...

A Joke? El Salvador’s President Says He’s a ‘Dictator’

SAN SALVADOR, Sept 20 (Reuters) - El Salvador's President Nayib Bukele has on Twitter proclaimed himself "dictator" of the Central American country, in an...

US Probes Horseback Charge on Haiti Migrants

BBC- Images which appear to show border agents on horseback driving migrants back to a river like cattle have sparked an investigation in the...

Biden to Raise Refugee Cap to 125,000 in October

© Greg Nash by Morgan Chalfant The Hill The Biden administration on Monday said it would raise the refugee admissions cap to 125,000 in fiscal 2022, meeting a...

Corona Effect: US to Welcome Foreign Visitors in Early November

The Biden administration on Monday said it plans to ease restrictions on fully vaccinated international visitors beginning in early November. All foreign visitors must be...

Canada Election: Trudeau Wins but Liberals Fall short of majority

By Jessica Murphy BBC News, Montreal Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party has narrowly won Canada's election, but it failed to secure a majority. This is Mr Trudeau's third...

Independence 38: State Service of Prayer, Praise and Thanksgiving held in Charlestown, Nevis

BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, September 20, 2021 (MMS-SKN) -- In celebration of the 38th Anniversary of Independence of the Federation of St. Christopher and Nevis,...

Phillip Davis Sworn in as Prime Minister of Bahamas

The chairman of the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP), Fred Mitchell, says he believes that the new government of Bahamas, led by Prime Minister Phillip...

Canada is Hosting the XXII World Congress on Safety and Health at Work

GENEVA (ILO News) – Toronto, Ontario, Canada is hosting the XXII World Congress on Safety and Health at Work under the theme of Prevention...

Tropical Storm Peter Projected to Swing Through Caribbean with Wind, Rain

Sept. 20 (UPI) -- Tropical Storm Peter, the 16th named system of the 2021 Atlantic hurricane season, is projected to pass multiple islands in...

St Kitts and Nevis Celebrated 38th Independence Anniversary Sunday

LONDON, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Federation of St Kitts and Nevis celebrated its 38th Independence Anniversary on September 19th. With the theme...

CELAC Summit: EU Style Block for Caribbean, Latin America Proposed

By David Alire Garcia and Noe Torres MEXICO CITY, Sept 18 (Reuters) - Latin American and Caribbean nations should aspire to a bloc like the...

“Trapped”: Migrants Collecting Food Try to Evade Cowboy Cops at U.S.-Mexico Border

By Daina Beth Solomon and Alberto Fajardo CIUDAD ACUÑA, Mexico, Sept 19 (Reuters) - A U.S. law enforcement officer on horseback wielded what appeared to...

World View: UN Chief Warns of New Cold War, US Haitian Round-Up, Mass Russian Uni Murder, More

Sept. 20, 2021 The head of the United Nations is warning of a potential new Cold War if the United States and China don't...

WHO/ILO: Almost 2 M People Die from Work-Related Causes Yearly

The first WHO/ILO global estimates on disease and injury in the workplace outline the level of preventable premature deaths due to exposure to work-related...

Emmy Awards 2021: The Crown and Ted Lasso Sweep Major Categories

By Steven McIntosh Entertainment reporter BBC= Netflix's royal drama The Crown and Apple TV comedy Ted Lasso were the big winners at Sunday's Emmy Awards. The Crown's...

‘Covid Vaccine Waste Disaster’ Looms-Former UK PM, Pfizer Vax Safe for Kids, World Stats

The former prime minister has sent research by Airfinity to global leaders before a vaccine summit on Wednesday. Photograph: Russell Cheyne/Reuters Andrew Gregory Health editor Guardian More...

Canary Island Volcano Eruption Spurs Mass Evacuation

By Sarah Polus The Hill A volcanic eruption on the Spanish island of La Palma caused local authorities to evacuate thousands, but no injuries were...

U.S. Authorities Accelerate Removal of Haitians From Mexican Border

By Alexandra Ulmer and Kristina Cook CIUDAD ACUNA, Mexico, Sept 18 (Reuters) - U.S. authorities moved some 2,000 people to other immigration processing stations on...

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