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Justice Adrian Saunders chosen as next CCJ president

Justice Adrian Saunders chosen as next CCJ president From the Caribbean Court of Justice PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad - The Honourable Justice Adrian Dudley Saunders, a citizen...

Direct International Flights to BVI After Historic A-318 Landing

The arrival of Titan Airways Airbus A 318 jetliner at Britsh Virgin Island’s Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport on Beef Island signalled the eventual...

Barbados PM Claims Liat Airline Doomed

According to Barbados Today, Prime Minister Mia Mottley has insisted that the regional airline Liat jointly owned by Barbados and three other Caribbean governments...

UK Passengers on Virus Cruise Ship to be Flown Home from...

Hundreds of British passengers stuck on a cruise ship due to a Coronavirus outbreak are to be evacuated back to the UK via Cuba...

US to Deport 129 Haitians, Some Possibly with COVID-19

The Trump administration is scheduled to deport 129 Haitian migrants on Thursday, despite the fact that many of them have likely been exposed to...

Cuban Man Dies in US Immigration Custody

A 63-year-old Cuban man died in Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody at a hospital in Florida on Monday — the second death since Saturday...

SV&G Gas Station Explosion Claims 3rd Victim

 Loop- The third burn victim from last week’s gas station explosion at Union Island, St Vincent and the Grenadines has succumbed to her injuries. Graniqua...

Airbnb Making an Impact in Cuba’s Tourist Boom

Tourism is on the rise in Cuba, with 5.1 million international visitors expected in 2019. As the inequality widens between government workers and entrepreneurs,...

Caribbean Greets 2020 Hurricane Season with Fears

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hurricanes, Earthquakes, COVID-19, the Caribbean islands have rarely been so vulnerable as an unusually active hurricane season threatens...

Haiti: Too Few Hospital Beds, Little Hope

The people of Haiti can do little but wait for yet another catastrophe. After the 2010 earthquake that killed about 200,000 people, the terrible...

Never Ending Guyana Election Back in Court After Challenge

Private citizen challenges GECOM’s decision to declare elections using ‘fraudulent’ votes …seeking several orders restraining CEO, chairman By Svetlana Marshall JUST minutes before he was expected to...

Jamaica: First Ever Cruise Ship Docks at Port Royal

PORT ROYAL, Jamaica – The Port Royal pier in Jamaica welcomed its first cruise ship ever on January 20. The pier was built centuries...

Guyana Election Recount Won’t Be Completed Until Mid June

GEORGETOWN, Guyana – The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) says it will be ready to make a final declaration of the disputed March 2, regional...

Mexico with Record 424 Single Day Corona Deaths

Mexico on Wednesday registered 424 deaths from Covid-19 - the highest number of fatalities the country has recorded so far in a single day....

CCJ Orders Guyana to Freeze Election Process Pending Another Appeal

THE Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), on Tuesday, ordered the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) to halt the electoral process pending its decision on whether...

2nd Earthquake Shakes Jamaica

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) yesterday reported that an earthquake with a magnitude of 5.1 occurred near Jamaica, less than 24 hours after...

Brexit Effect: EU to Blacklist Tax Haven Caymans

The European Union is set to place the Cayman Islands on its list of uncooperative countries in tax matters at a European Council session...

Guyana Protestor Killed Amidst Int. Observer Claims of Rigged Election

Violence marks disputed Guyana election   GEORGETOWN (Reuters) - A protester was shot dead as demonstrators took to the streets in Guyana on Saturday after opposition...

Pleasure Boats Flood Un-Locked US Virgin Islands

The US Virgin Islands are dealing with an influx of yachters who haven't been able to dock in other Caribbean islands.  As The...

Quick Off the Mark: St. Lucia to be First Open For...

St. Lucia is the first Caribbean island to announce a definite date to begin reopening to tourists. On June 4, the island will begin...

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