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Monday, November 18, 2019

Two Caribbean Jurists Appointed UN Judges

                                           Judge Francis Belle New York- The 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly recently elected Justice Francis Belle of Barbados and Justice Eleanor...

Cline Death: Investigation Underway into Deadly Bahama Copter Crash

Helicopter Wreck on Seabed MIAMI, Florida – Delvin Major, the Chief Investigator of the Air Accident Investigation Department in The Bahamas announced that investigations have...

PM Leads Delegation to 2019 Caribbean Forum in Barbados

Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris led a St. Kitts and Nevis delegation to the 2019 Caribbean Forum on Regional Transformation for Inclusive...

Grenada: Attacks on Cops Up 35 percent

  Grenada police are reporting a 35 per cent increase in the number of unwanted physical attacks on law enforcement officials. Acting Commissioner of Police, Edvin...

Jamaica Ganja Growers Chief Warns of Synthetic Marijuana Dangers

Richard Crawford   President of the Ganja Growers and Producers Association Jamaica (GGPAJ), Richard Crawford, has urged the Government to take urgent steps to prevent the...

Climate Warning as Bahamas Celebrates 46th Indy Anniversary

NASSAU, Bahamas – The Bahamas is celebrating its 46th anniversary of political independence from Britain with Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis, urging greater collaboration...

Cuba Visit: Spanish King Calls for Freedom of Expression

Spain's King Felipe and Queen Letizia pose for photos standing next to a self-portrait of Spanish painter Francisco de Goya, accompanied by the museum...

Five Dead-Dorian Stalled Over Bahamas Now a Cat. 3 Hurricane

Residents of the northern Bahamas, some trapped on the roofs of homes, have sent out pleas for help after Hurricane Dorian stalled over the...

James Bond Helps Rebuild Popular Jamaican Jerk Shack

  PORTLAND, Jamaica – “James Bond” actor Daniel Craig is leading the fundraising efforts to rebuild a popular Jerk restaurant that was gutted by fire. The...

Caribbean Airlines in New Ticket Layaway Plan

  PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Regional carrier, Caribbean Airlines announced that launch of Caribbean Layaway – an interest-free layaway plan, which allows customers...

Puerto Rico Governor Won’t Resign But Won’t Seek Re-Election

BBC- Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló has said he won't stand for re-election next year, after more than a week of protests calling for...

Disabilities project, trade key areas of cooperation between CARICOM, Cuba

  Disabilities project, trade key areas of cooperation between CARICOM, Cuba From CARICOM GUYANA - Assistant Secretary General, Human and Social Development at the CARICOM Secretariat Dr. Douglas Slater and Vice Minister of...

Scotiabank Sells PR, USVI Operations to Oriental Bank

TORONTO, Canada — The Bank of Nova Scotia announced on Wednesday that it had reached an agreement to sell its operations in Puerto Rico...

European Union Donating Food Funds for Haiti

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti, CMC – The European Union has released €9 million ($10m) in humanitarian aid in response to the deteriorating food and...

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...

US Expells 2 Cuban UN Diplomats, No Reason Given

  The US has expelled two Cuban diplomats to the UN in New York, accusing them of conducting "activities harmful to US national security", a...

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...

Bahamas to Deport Undocumented Migrants Living in Shelters

NASSAU, Bahamas, CMC – The Bahamas government says it will deport undocumented migrants who survived the passage of Hurricane Dorian on September 1 and...

Bahamas Death Toll Now 20, as Dorian Hits the US East...

Devastation at Great Abaco Island Hurricane Dorian is now to blame for 20 deaths in the Bahamas — with more fatalities expected to be discovered...

200 Latino, Caribbean Rights Groups Beg Haiti Pres. to Resign

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti, CMC – More than 200 foreign-based human rights groups are calling for the resignation of President Jovenel Moise whom the...

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