Friday, November 15, 2019

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Reggae Boyz ditch Halcyon Cove Resort for Verandah Resort and Spa

General manager of the Starfish Halcyon Cove Resort Arlene Marsh was clearly disappointed that the Reggae Boyz decided to check out of the property...

Leroy King makes 1st appearance in US court on fraud charges

Former chief of the Financial Services Regulatory Commission in Antigua and Barbuda, Leroy King made his first appearance in a Texas court on Tuesday. A...

Shaggy arrives in Antigua to film for Virgin Holidays

Orville Richard Burrell best known by music fans worldwide as Shaggy arrived on island on Tuesday to engage in days of filming for a...

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Business Developments

Chaneil Imhoff off to Saudi Arabia for Entrepreneurship World Cup

Months after earning a top spot in the Caribbean Tech Entrepreneurship Programme (CTEP), young Antiguan entrepreneur is taking on another major challenge. Imhoff left Antigua...

CIBC and GNB Financial Group reach agreement for purchase of shares in FirstCaribbean

CIBC has announced that they have reached agreement on the purchase of a portion of CIBC’s shares in its Caribbean entity, FirstCaribbean International Bank...

PM Mottley: LIAT ‘doomed’ under current ownership

Prime Minister Mia Mottley has insisted that the regional airline jointly owned by Barbados and three other Caribbean governments is “doomed” under its current...

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Regional Updates

Caribbean Churches invited to Intimate Conviction Conference about Anti-Buggery Laws

The organizers of the Intimate Conviction Conference series say they note with alarm the heightened and sometimes hostile anti-LGBT rhetoric that is being generated...

China Backlash – US Ambassador warns Jamaica to tread carefully with ‘two-headed dragon’

In stinging criticism of the Andrew Holness administration’s warming relationship with Beijing, United States Ambassador Donald Tapia has urged the Government to be wary...

Region on the brink of massive solar power growth

Latin America and the Caribbean could grow their installed solar capacity by a factor of 40 by 2050, a new report by the International...

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