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Antigua: Virus Begins to Hit Hotel Reservations

By Machela Osagboro Panic surrounding the coronavirus is impacting Antiguan hotels in the shape of cancelled and postponed bookings by anxious holidaymakers. Some resorts have already...

As Cuba Struggles with COVID-19, Florida Worries

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Cuba appears to be struggling to contain the coronavirus. That has people calling for a complete suspension of flights that are...

St. Thomas artiste Jahman climbs US Billboard Reggae chart

St. Thomas artiste Jahman climbs US Billboard Reggae chart From Kevin Jackson The presence of Caribbean nationals entering the Billboard Reggae Album chart continues.  The latest...

Florida Gets to Grips with State of Emergency

TALLAHASSEE – In a briefing at the State Emergency Operations Center, Governor DeSantis announced the following: Governor DeSantis announced he is going to supplement...

St. Kitts-Nevis top among OECS CIP countries on Henley Passport Index

St. Kitts-Nevis top among OECS CIP countries on Henley Passport Index From Henley & Partners  BASSETERRE, St. Kitts and Nevis — St. Kitts and Nevis is once again...

Prime Minister attends Venezuelan President Maduro’s inauguration

CARACAS, Venezuela -- The Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, attended the inauguration Thursday of Venezuelan President Nicolás...

Bahamas Govt. Sells Grand Lucayan Resort To Royal Caribbean

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama – The Government of The Bahamas sold the Grand Lucayan on Monday, March 2, 2020 to a partnership between Royal Caribbean...

Dorian Strengthens, Aims at PR, DR

The fourth named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season gathered strength Monday while approaching the islands in the eastern Caribbean Sea, as forecasters warn Tropical Storm Dorian...

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...

Caribbean COVID-19: 12 Deaths, 551 Cases, 2 in SKN

The Caribbean now has a total of 8 deaths from COVID-19 with a total of 551 cases, St. Kitts and Nevis being the only...

BVI Premier Honors the Late Ralph Telford O’Neal

Ralph Telford O'Neal   STATEMENT BY PREMIER OF THE VIRGIN ISLANDS, HONOURABLE ANDREW A. FAHIE ON THE PASSING OF FORMER PREMIER OF THE VIRGIN ISLANDS HON. RALPH...

Coronaphobia: In a Switch, Mexicans Block Americans from Crossing Border, Deported...

BBC- Mexican protesters have shut a US southern border crossing amid fears that untested American travellers will spread coronavirus. Residents in Sonora, south of the...

As Murder Rate Rises- How Dangerous is Mexico?

Deadly attacks by gunmen on targets including an amusement arcade and a group of indigenous musicians returning from a concert have shone a spotlight...

2nd Quake in 2 days Hits East Caribbean

CMC-  — An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.2 rumbled in the Eastern Caribbean early Thursday. The Seismic Research Unit at the University of the...

Peter Virdee does not hold a St. Kitts and Nevis passport,...

Peter Virdee does not hold a St. Kitts and Nevis passport, diplomatic or otherwise  From the Office of the Prime Minister  Exhaustive checks conducted both domestically...

Mexico: 29 Bodies Found in Another Mass Grave

BBC- The bodies of at least 29 people have been found in a mass grave on the outskirts of the city of Guadalajara in...

PM Harris congratulates Mia Mottley as Barbados’ first female prime minister

PM Harris congratulates Mia Mottley as Barbados' first female prime minister From the press unit in the Office of the Prime Minister BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Prime...

UK Deporting Convicted Criminal Jamaicans

British High Commissioner Asif Ahmad British High Commissioner to Jamaica Asif Ahmad is insistent that a charter flight with deportees, scheduled to arrive in the...

Puerto Rico Seeks to Stop All Incoming Flights

SAN JUAN, PUERTO — Puerto Rico is asking U.S. authorities to suspend all domestic and international flights for 14 days as it hopes to...

And Still More Haiti Violence as Senator Attacked, Property Burnt

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) — The speaker of the senate, Carl Murat Cantave says he has been attacked by Opposition-linked supporters and several...

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