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UWI gives green light for Fourth landed campus in Antigua

Its’ official. Antigua and Barbuda is the fourth landed campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI). UWI Vice-Chancellor, Sir Hilary Beckles told a...

Digicel denies talks aimed at selling operations

The Irish-owned telecommunications company, Digicel, has denied a statement by Prime Minister Gaston Browne that it was in discussions with the authorities to sell...

Petra Williams must pay $10K or spend 12 months in jail

Economist Petra Williams was sentenced to pay a fine of $10,000 or 12 months in jail, after pleading guilty to obtaining money by false...

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Digicel denies talks aimed at selling operations

The Irish-owned telecommunications company, Digicel, has denied a statement by Prime Minister Gaston Browne that it was in discussions with the authorities to sell...

No LIAT talks yet, Barbados AG says

Within the next two weeks Barbados is hoping to start negotiations with Antigua and Barbuda regarding the sale of its LIAT shares. So says Barbados’...

Government warns Digicel and Flow

Prime Minister Gaston Browne says the foreign owned telecommunication companies, Digicel and Flow, could “jump high or jump low” but they will have to...

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No LIAT talks yet, Barbados AG says

Within the next two weeks Barbados is hoping to start negotiations with Antigua and Barbuda regarding the sale of its LIAT shares. So says Barbados’...

Thousands attend funeral of former Jamaican PM Edward Seaga

Thousands of Jamaicans turned out Sunday for the funeral of former Prime Minister Edward Seaga, who was the last survivor of the generation of...

Dominican judge sends 6 to trial in giant Odebrecht scandal

A judge in the Dominican Republic on Friday ordered a former Senate president, an ex-public works minister and four other people to stand trial...

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