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Business as Usual for Major Caribbean Cruise Lines

The Caribbean's largest cruise lines haven't allowed a record hurricane season to stop them from making money. For example Carnival, the world's largest cruise...

Caribbean Tax Exile Branson Wants UK Bailout for His Airline

From his private island in the Caribbean, Sir Richard Branson is trying to convince the UK government to give his Virgin Atlantic airline a...

American Airlines Flying To Cuba Again Novermber 4th, St. Kitts November...

American Airlines plans to resume flights to Cuba on November 4, as revealed by the tourism portal Caribbean News Digital. The airline can only fly to...

Royal Caribbean Founder Dies at 90

MIAMI (AP) — Arne Wilhelmsen, a founder of Royal Caribbean Cruises who helped shape the modern cruise industry, has died. He was 90. The Miami-based...

Caribbean: “Pretty but Dangerous?”

“Pretty but dangerous,” is how one Miami attorney describes the Caribbean. The greatest danger in visiting the Caribbean islands might not be the frequency...

Covid Confusion On PCR Testing: Maybe Most Of Those Positives Are...

In a shocking report the New York Times suggests that the usual diagnostic tests, called PCR may simply be too sensitive and too slow...

InterCaribbean Airways Hookup Big Deal For Barbados, Says Tourism Minister.

Bridgetown, Barbados, September 11th, 2020--"International transport is the plank on which tourism is built, says Minister of Tourism and International Transport", said Barbados Tourism...

It’s Kamala, Rhymes With Pamela.

With Joe Biden’s announcement Tuesday afternoon that California Sen. Kamala Harris would join him on the Democratic presidential ticket, people were quick to take...

School’s Out-Miami Distance Learning a Model to be Copied

MIAMI-DADE, Florida – Following a weeklong Spring Recess, Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) resumes its Instructional Continuity Plan (ICP), the District’s distance learning model that...

Tsunami Warning for Caribbean After Quake off Honduras Coast

The US Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said tsunami waves were possible for several countries in the Caribbean and Central America, as well as Mexico,...

Caribbean’s Lost Indigenous Culture Rediscovered on Tiny Island

Five centuries after it was largely obliterated by the Spanish conquistadors, the long-lost culture of a vanished civilisation is being rediscovered by British and...

Mystery Surrounds Antigua Minister’s Arrest in Britain

Mystery still surrounds the arrest, questioning and then freeing by the London Metropolitan Police of Antigua Tourism and Development Minister Asot Michael after he...

China Accused Of Using Barbados, Antigua Cell Phone Networks To Spy...

December 15th, 2020--A new report alleges China has conducted mass surveillance of US mobile phones via China Unicom and proxies in the Caribbean. The story...

Virus: NY Church with Large Jamaican Membership has 21 Corona Deaths

A Bronx, New York church that serves a large Jamaican community has been hit hard by the pandemic with 21 members dead from coronavirus. St...

Oil Tanker FSO Nabarima Sinking in Caribbean Sea.

 GEORGETOWN, Guyana--October 20th, 2020--The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) today made several analyses and modelling of the potential threat of an oil spill from the...

Barbados To Start Using Tracking Bracelets, Other High Tech Devices, For...

It appears likely that Barbados will soon be introducing quarantine tracking bracelets for some Covid-19 citizens or tourists. Word of this came from Minister of...

Shark Pulls 10-Year-Old Boy From Boat Off Australian Coast

Stanley, Tasmania, August 13th, 2020--A 10-year-old boy is in hospital with injuries to the head and chest after a shark grabbed him from a...

British court confirms St. Kitts-Nevis has no contract with PV Energy...

British court confirms St. Kitts-Nevis has no contract with PV Energy Ltd. From SKNIS Basseterre, St. Kitts - A British High Court has confirmed that it has...

Queen Names Black Woman Next Bermuda Governor

London- In six months history will be created on two fronts in Bermuda when Rena Lalgie becomes the first woman and person of African...

St. Kitts-Nevis prime minister joins Grenada’s 44th anniversary celebration

St. Kitts-Nevis prime minister joins Grenada’s 44th anniversary celebration By Valencia Grant, press secretary to the prime minister of St. Kitts and Nevis BASSETERRE, St Kitts...

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