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Thursday, October 1, 2020

US to Resume Financial Aid to Central America

WashingtonUS (Prensa Latina) The US government has announced it will resume financial assistance to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras after the suspension of funds...

Barbados Top Ranking In Caribbean In 2020 Social Progress Index, Small...

The New York Times has expressed shock at the decline in Americans’ quality of life – a slide that has been documented for over...

US Comes Down Hard on Jamaican Islamic Cleric

WASHINGTON,USA— Jamaican Islam cleric Abdullah Ibrahim Faisal, 54, has been named a Specially Designated Global Terrorist for assisting in, sponsoring, or providing financial, material,...

New York: DR Immigrant, on Bail, Charged with Killing 4 Homeless...

Criminal justice organizations twice bailed out an immigrant from the Dominican Republic who has now been accused of going on a murder spree in...

CARICOM mounts observation mission for Antigua-Barbuda’s elections

CARICOM mounts observation mission for Antigua-Barbuda’s elections From the CARICOM Secretariat Greater Georgetown, Guyana - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has mounted an observation mission for Antigua and...

Pompeo Tells DR’s Medina the Importance of Protecting Democracy

SANTO DOMINGO (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo highlighted the importance of democratic institutions in the Dominican Republic in a phone call...

Jamaica Election: Voters Can Show Up And Vote Without ID, But...

Electors without a Voter Identification (ID) Card will be allowed to cast their ballot on Election Day, September 3, once their names can be...

Wales Trial of Couple Involved in $2.4 Million Bermuda Robbery

CARDIFF, Wales – A couple accused of buying cars and a string of properties in the United Kingdom with money stolen from the Bermuda...

Central America Death Toll at 22 As Nate Strengthens to Hurricane

It may not yet be a hurricane but tropical storm Nate has killed at least 22 people in Central America as it battered the...

It’s All Inclusive, Including Interest Free Vacation Loans For Dominicans.

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic--Yesterday President Luis Abinader announced the first phase of an incentive plan for internal tourism that will help Dominican families to...

Even Irma Couldn’t Stop Antigua Sailing Week

CNN- Warm Caribbean trade winds blow across tilting decks and spray lashes sun-bronzed bodies. The rigging creaks and hums and crews trim sails as the...

Trump: “I love Haitians,”-Then He Bans Them from US

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Once again President Trump proved he was a man of his word. Only a week after he allegedly asked "why America...

American Family Returning from Mexico Attacked, Teen Killed

Mexican border crossing at El Paso, Texas   CIUDAD VICTORIA, Tamaulipas (AP) — An American family returning to the U.S. after a holiday visit to Mexico...

Peacekeeper Sex Abuse Continues to Go Unpunished

ccess to Justice The widespread and enduring problem of sexual exploitation and abuse by peacekeepers has been well documented over recent years. Many of the...

CARICOM secretary-general opens trade meeting in Guyana

  Photo: CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, right, makes remarks at the opening of the 45th Meeting...

Defiant Bolsonaro: Amazon Rainforest , Our Territory, Our Business

Destroyed Amazon Forest In his address to the United Nations Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro has insisted that the Brazilian areas of the Amazon rainforest are...

Truce in Nicaragua After 170 Killed in Demonstrations

(BBC) Nicaragua's government and opposition groups have agreed a ceasefire after weeks of violence that has left about 170 people dead. A truth commission will...

USNS Comfort Deployment Sign of Improved Bilateral Relations with US

The visit of the floating medical treatment facility, US Naval Ship Comfort to St. Kitts and Nevis reaffirms the strength of the bilateral relations...

Top Jamaican Journalist, Broadcaster Ian Boyne Dies

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Veteran journalist and deputy chief executive officer of the Jamaica Information Service (JIS) Ian Boyne is dead. Boyne who was recuperating for...

Canada, Colombia Show Caribbean Way to Legal Marijuana Wealth

Could the booming cannabis growing industry be a blessing or a curse for the Caribbean...an industry that could financially enrich the islands or create...

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