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Monday, August 3, 2020

Cup Match Mask Mania In Bermuda After Historic Annual Cricket Match...

This week the Bermuda Minister of Health the Hon. Kim Wilson JP MP announced the winners of the Cup Match Mask Mania competition, which...

Tiny Helicopter To Fly On Planet Mars

Florida, August 1st, 2020. The latest space rover launched early Thursday morning on an Atlas V rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida...

US Immigration Fees Sharply Increased

Florida, August 1st 2020. "Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore." That's what...

Dr. Harris: ‘Affordable, reliable, safe regional air travel needed’

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris has commented on the proposed liquidation of LIAT...

Expanded quarantine sites considered for reopening border

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Quarantine procedures for persons travelling to St. Kitts and Nevis are being reviewed ahead of the eventual reopening of the...

NOAA: June 2020 had third highest temperature on record

MIAMI -- The June 2020 globally averaged land and ocean surface temperature departure from average tied with 2015 as the third highest for the...

AP Report: Virus Soars in Sunbelt States, Brazil

Virus cases soar in US Sunbelt, other states stop reopening; Closing bars to halt spread backed by science Arizona's outbreak has grown in severity across the...

Caribbean, Latin Amer. Hit with High Unemployment, Economic Decline

(Lima, Peru) – The COVID-19 pandemic has caused an unprecedented impact on Latin American and Caribbean labour markets, which have already experienced a sharp...

Venezuela’s Maduro Kicks Out EU Ambassador

BBC-Venezuela's President Nicolás Maduro has ordered the European Union's ambassador to leave the country within 72 hours. Isabel Brilhante Pedrosa's expulsion came hours after the...

Locust Swarm Threatening Argentina, Brazil

Brazil and Argentina are monitoring the movements of a large swarm of locusts, which has been eating its way through crops in the region. The...

Virus Surge: Miami Cancels July 4th, Bars Closed Again Statewide

After seeing a massive increase in COVID-19 cases last week, Mayor of Miami-Dade County Carlos Gimenez has announced that beaches will be closed for...

Criticism of Mexican President’s Plan to Meet Trump

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Wednesday he plans to travel to Washington to meet with President Donald Trump,...

Royal Caribbean Group Writes Off Summer 2020 Cruises

Royal Caribbean has joined the growing list of cruise lines abandoning the idea of a return to service in the summer, now choosing autumn...

Migrant Workers Going Home May Be Worse Off Than Before Leaving

GENEVA (ILO News) – Tens of millions of migrant workers, forced to return home because of the COVID-19 pandemic  after losing their jobs, face...

Pandemic Saga: Air Belgium Keeps Flying to Caribbean, Caribbean Airlines...

The Brussels based Air Belgium has managed to make a massive turnaround despite of the recent coronavirus pandemic. The carrier has just announced positive results...

Virus Effect: EU May Ban US Tourists, While Caribbean Prepares to...

The European Union is considering banning travel from the US when it reopens its borders on July 1st because of the Trump administration’s poor...

Bolsonaro Ordered to Wear Mask as SA, Caribbean Virus Deaths Pass...

A judge in Brazil has ordered President Jair Bolsonaro to wear a protective mask when he is in public spaces in the capital, Brasilia,...

Int. Investors Express Concern over Amazon Deforestation

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A group of mostly European investment firms has sent a joint letter to Brazilian ambassadors in their countries to...

Prince Charles: “Debt of Gratitude” UK Owes Windrush Generation

Prince Charles has spoken of the "debt of gratitude" the nation owes the Windrush generation in a video message thanking the Caribbean community for...

Latin America’s Rising Virus Numbers

BBC- Coronavirus cases have been rising sharply in Latin American countries, contributing to record numbers of new infections being recorded globally. Brazil has had more...

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