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Diana King’s ThinkLikeAGirl label withdraws from ‘Big Woman Tingz’ project

Diana King's ThinkLikeAGirl label withdraws from 'Big Woman Tingz' project By Kevin Jackson Jamaican-fusion singer Diana King’s ThinkLikeAGirl label has discontinued its association with the Big...

Four Receive Scholarships to Pursue Studies in Health Field in the...

Four nationals interested in advancing a career in the health sector are one step closer, having attained scholarships from the Government of the Republic...

New Project to Clear Haiti of Massive Trash Piles

Millions of people in Haiti, especially those living in the poorest communities, are currently living among huge piles of waste. Their health is suffering...

CTO Launches Podcast Series: No. 1- Stress from Working at Home

The Carbbean Tourism Organization is lauching a series of podcasts about tourism during the age of coronavirus. The first episode has been published. It deals...

Court Orders Recount of Guyana Election Ballots

Tensions have been high in the country since the disputed election on 2 March   BBC- The head of Guyana's Supreme Court has ordered a...

FBI Report: American DR Deaths from Natural Causes

FBI investigating the 'mysterious deaths' of 11 Americans in the Dominican Republic this year have found that they all died of 'natural causes'. As part...

Jamaica Hopes for Domestic Peace after Violent 2019

Jamaica's political leaders have urged their countrymen at home and in the diaspora to seek sustainable peace and prosperity and to work together in...

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...

Deported Jamaicans In Hiding, Fear Gang Reprisals

UK protesters against deportations As many as seven of the 17 Jamaicans who were deported on a Home Office charter flight on Tuesday have gone...

Council Member for Montserrat Assumes Chairmanship of ECCB Monetary Council

Chairmanship of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) will be transferred to the Honourable Donaldson Romeo, Council Member for Montserrat,...

Barbados Leads CARICOM into 2020 with Broad Agenda Georgetown, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) General elections in several countries of the region and the strengthening of...

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...

Virus: More Than 1M Florida Unemployment Claims

As several counties in Florida begin taking steps to reopen businesses and venues, Florida has hit a new unemployment milestone- with over one million...

More Bad Luck for Puerto Rico: Govt. Loses $2.6m in Online...

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico’s government has lost more than $2.6 million after falling for an email phishing scam, according to...

Trump Cuts Medical Funding to Puerto Rico

President Trump personally jumped in during budget negotiations to cut the amount of Medicaid funding for Puerto Rico, according to a Politico report. Congressional negotiators...

Haitians Demonstrate Over Visit by Trump’s UN Envoy

Social and political organizations in Haiti rejected the visit of the United States ambassador to the United Nations, Kelly Craft, who arrived in the...

World Bank: L.A., Caribbean Lag Behind in Business Reforms

The World Bank says economies in Latin America and the Caribbean continue to lag in terms of reforms as it relates to doing business...

French Caribbean: Dengue Epidemic Claims 2nd Victim

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A dengue epidemic in several French Caribbean islands has claimed its second victim, officials said Wednesday. A 75-year-old French...

Insurance Firms Impeding Bahamas Recovery

Nassau Guardian- The government is being “held back” by insurance companies as it attempts to move forward with recovery and reconstruction efforts on Abaco...

Dominica Expects to Benefit from China Scheme

H.E. Zhang Jinxiong, former Chinese Ambassador to Suriname speaking to the Dominican media Dominica is expected to benefit from the Belt and Road Initiative of...

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