Monday, January 20, 2020

Arthur’s medicine for LIAT’s revival

Owen Arthur has warned his former counterpart in the Caribbean that the beleaguered regional carrier LIAT won’t survive their imposition of hefty airport taxes. The...

Chastanet: St Lucia will not be investing in LIAT

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has maintained his position in not supporting the cash strapped regional airline LIAT despite the airline’s new Board of Directors...

Locals to benefit from St Kitts & Nevis cannabis industry

The St Kitts and Nevis cannabis industry should be built primarily to benefit locals. The assertion was made by Chairman of the Cannabis Core Committee,...

British firm to invest in hemp for medicinal purposes in Antigua

A UK-based firm is promising to invest EC$65 million in growing hemp in Antigua for medicinal purposes, according to an official statement issued by...

LIAT’s new board in place

The struggling airline, LIAT, has announced that it has appointed a new Board of Directors, which will be chaired by former Barbados Prime Minister...

Barbuda international airport to be completed by June

Barbuda’s international airport is scheduled to be completed in June this year, two years after construction first began. This was revealed by Prime Minister Gaston...

LIAT travellers must wait at least 2 more years to see reduction in airfares

At a recent meeting of LIAT (1974) Ltd’s shareholder governments, it was agreed that it would be necessary to further delay the 2018 recommendation...

Former Barbados Prime Minister Owen Arthur to be new LIAT Chairman

Prime Minister of Barbados during 1994-2008 Owen Arthur, will be the next Chairman of regional airline LIAT, Prime Minister Gaston Browne has revealed. Arthur replaces...

Caribbean Airlines ‘milking’ Guyanese to cover Trinidadians’ air travel

The Competitions and Consumer Affairs Commission (CCAC), in a recent study, highlighted that Guyana continues to be exploited as “cash cow” for Trinidad state-...

40 hired at Sandals’ latest job fair

Roughly 40 residents in Antigua & Barbuda have been selected to fill open positions at Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa, following last month’s...