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Alleged Ortiz Shooting Mastermind Arrested in DR

                                David Ortiz   (CNN)-The alleged mastermind and the financier of the shooting of former baseball star David Ortiz were arrested in the Dominican Republic...

UK Downgrades T&T Terrorism Threat, US Warning Remains

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad –The United Kingdom (UK) has downgraded its travel advisory for Trinidad and Tobago, reflecting its assessment of a decreased terrorism...

CCJ Working on Decision Affecting CARICOM Single Market

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) says it will give an opinion “within a reasonable time” as it...

Venezuelan Deputy Opposition Chief Released from Prison

The deputy of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó has been released from prison. Edgar Zambrano was detained in May on treason charges for supporting...

Climate Change: CARICOM Members Express Support for Bahamas

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Dominica’s Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has reiterated a call for developed countries to do more to deal with the impact...

St. Kitts-Nevis honours Winnie Mandela’s contributions

St. Kitts-Nevis honours Winnie Mandela's contributions From the press unit in the Office of the Prime Minister BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Prime Minister of St. Kitts...

Antigua &Barbuda Accuse OAS of Eroding Democracy in Group

ST JOHNS, Antigua – Antigua and Barbuda is deeply concerned that the long-established process of building consensus in the decision-making of the Organisation of...

Bill Clinton Gives DR Top Marks During Golf Trip

Former President Bill Clinton says the Dominican Republic is “well on its way to full recovery” following a series of deaths of American tourists...

New Tourist Chief Named for Martinique

  New York NY (October 8, 2019) – The Martinique Tourism Authority (MTA) has announced the appointment of François Baltus-Languedoc as CEO of the MTA. Baltus-Languedoc’s...

Trump Freezes All Venezuelan Govt. Assets in Stand-off Escalation

The Trump administration has frozen all Venezuelan government assets in a significant escalation of tensions with socialist leader Nicolás Maduro. It places Washington’s trade...

Federation establishes diplomatic relations with Kingdom of eSwatini

Federation establishes diplomatic relations with Kingdom of eSwatini From SKNIS LONDON – In a warm ceremony at the High Commission of St. Kitts and Nevis in London,...

Caribbean Tourism Tops World in Carbon Footprints

By Daphne Ewing-Chow Forbes- In the Caribbean, tourism employs 2.4 million people and contributes more than $62 billion (15.5%) to GDP (2018) making it the...

US Caribbean Report: Aimed at Security for America’s Third Border

WASHINGTON-  The US State Department has released its Caribbean Report in which it claims it is pursuing efforts aimed at advancing US interests in...

US, Panamanian Officers Capture Cocaine Filled Boat

The United States Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) agency says its crew along with the Panamanian Navy recently captured a “cocaine-filled go-fast style vessel”...

Influential US Senator Calls for Venezuela Invasion

A U.S. senator and former presidential candidate said the U.S. military should invade Venezuela if Cuba does not immediately remove its security forces from...

CDB funds project to assist restoration of electricity in Dominica

CDB funds project to assist restoration of electricity in Dominica From the CDB BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has announced that it will...

Opinion: Britain’s Overseas Territories-Soft Colonialism or Modern Partnership

                                    Benito Wheatley By Benito Wheatley As the United...

Commercial banks launch same-day fund transfers

Commercial banks launch same-day fund transfers From the Eastern Caribbean Automated Clearing House Services Incorporated St. Kitts and Nevis - Clients of commercial banks in Anguilla,...

Jamaica Developing Regulations for Medical Cannabis

  Minister of State in the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Floyd Green, says progress is being made in the build-out of the...

Endangered Species: Mexican Fishing Boats Illegal Activity

Dozens of endangered totoaba fish are seen captured inside small fishing boats in the Gulf of California, near San Felipe, Mexico. Sea Shepherd operates...

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