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Caribbean American Immigrants Allowed to List Ancestry on Census Form

Felicia J. Persaud   CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Jan. 21, 2020: For the first time in the history of the U.S. Census, persons from...

New PR Governor Begins Bringing Order to Chaos

Justice Secretary Wanda Vazquez (Left) is sworn in as governor of Puerto Rico by Supreme Court Justice Maite Oronoz SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO - Puerto...

Dorian Pounds Bahamas with 185 mph Winds, US Coast Evacuated

A child evacuated from a nearby Cay due to the danger of floods drags his suitcase when he arrives on a ship at the...

Cugliari joins private wealth team at CIBC FirstCaribbean

Cugliari joins private wealth team at CIBC FirstCaribbean From CIBC FirstCaribbean GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands – CIBC FirstCaribbean recently announced the appointment of Fernando F. Cugliari to...

Post Pandemic: Caymans May Limit Cruise Ship Traffic

The Cayman Islands tourism has limits it seems with the government considering cutting back on the number and size of cruise ships docking at...

USVI: UK Cops Called In to Probe Missing British Woman

British police are assisting in the investigation into the disappearance of a 41-year-old woman who went missing from a catamaran in the US Virgin...

Tourists Claim Barbados COVID Quarantine ‘Like Being in Prison’

British tourists have told how they experienced ‘prison camp’ conditions at a Covid quarantine facility in Barbados. Holidaymakers said they had to fight to...

Guyana Condemns “Illegal” Detention of Local Fishing Boats, Crews by Venezuela...

The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation in Guyana, Hugh Todd on Monday issued a protest note firmly condemning the illegal detention of...

Mexico Drug War: 60,000 Missing People, 31,000 Murdered Last Year Alone

A sign reads: "We do not tolerate nor accept drug cartels in our territory" at a checkpoint in Mexico   BBC- More than 60,000 people...

Corona Effect: 2020 Caribbean Tourism Down 65%

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Tourist arrivals to the Caribbean fell by 65.5 percent in 2020, according to the Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO), but it...

Jamaica PM Says Pandemic Shows Need for Online Transactions

PRIME Minister Andrew Holness says the Jamaican economy must now rapidly transition to online transactions, as the COVID-19 crisis has exposed the inefficiencies and...

Barbados: Mass COVID Outbreak Linked to Super Spreader

The largest COVID-19 outbreak in Barbados,  nearly 200 cases in one day, linked to a super spreader Boxing Day 2020 event, has been described...

COTED plays crucial role in advancing integration – CARICOM SG

COTED plays crucial role in advancing integration – CARICOM SG From the CARICOM Secretariat GREATER GEORGETOWN, Guyana - CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque said matters under consideration at the...

Police Officers Return from Bahamas Mission

The four Police Officers from the Federation who were assisting with security and recovery efforts in The Commonwealth of the Bahamas returned home on...

PM Harris ‘leading voice’ for rights of people of Caribbean descent...

PM Harris 'leading voice' for rights of people of Caribbean descent caught up in 'Windrush' row By Valencia Grant, press secretary to the prime minister...

Retired Nurse’s Association to Highlight Value of Male Nurses at Regional...

Officials from the Retried Energetic Nurses Touching All Lives (RENTAL) organization are taking on the challenge of trying to recruit males in St. Kitts...

Caymans Get to Grips with Pandemic

L-R, Minister of Health, the Honourable Dwayne Seymour, Premier, the Honourable Alden   by Daphne Ewing-Chow It is 9 am on a Saturday morning at Hurley’s...

Minister Advocates for Greater Public Education on Water Conservation Across Region

Prolonged dry spells and drought-like conditions have become more frequent in St. Kitts and the wider Caribbean region over the years as the climate...

Haiti’s Top Cop Fired by Troubled President

Police Director Michel-Ange Gédéon   by Carl Justee', Miami Herald- A month after arresting one of Haiti’s most wanted gang leaders and exposing a troubling connection...

Two US Lawsuits Filed Against Carnival, Cuba for Lost Property

Two Cuban businessmen sued Carnival Cruise Lines Thursday, marking the first-ever lawsuit under a new Trump administration policy that allows...

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