Friday, October 18, 2019

Jamaica to temporarily close Venezuelan Embassy

Jamaica will temporarily close its Embassy in Caracas, Venezuela effective April 1. “As we have previously stated publicly, we have been monitoring circumstances related to the...

Trump to meet 5 Caribbean leaders on Friday

U.S. President Donald Trump will meet at his Florida resort on Friday with the leaders of the Bahamas, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica and Saint...

GECOM chairman says Guyana elections can’t be held until November

CMC – Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), retired Justice James Patterson, Tuesday said that fresh regional and general elections could only be held...

CARICOM message on New Zealand terrorist attack

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) is shocked and appalled by the horrific attack on the two Mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand on Friday, 15 March,...

Last remaining US diplomats leave Venezuela

The last remaining American diplomats in Venezuela left the country on Thursday, amid deteriorating ties between Washington and Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro. "I know it...

Grenada announces investigation into failed CBI project, seeks help from regional partners

The Grenada government says it has launched an investigation into a company that benefitted from the island’s Citizenship by Investment Programme (CBI) and was...

CAL cancels Venezuela flights

Caribbean Airlines (CAL) on Monday said that it had cancelled all flights to Venezuela on Monday following an electricity blackout that has hit the...

Family awarded US$3.38M for Royal Caribbean passenger’s death

A federal jury says Royal Caribbean Cruises owes US$3.38 million to the family of a passenger who died during an Alaskan cruise. The jury returned...

Former Grenada minister warns of the demise of CBI in the Caribbean

A former finance minister is warning Grenada and other Caribbean countries that the controversial Citizenship by Investment Programme (CBI) “will cease to exist in...

CAL’s ATR down for three months after hitting wall

TRINIDAD NEWSDAY – Acting Trinidad and Tobago Prime Minister Colm Imbert says the plane involved in an incident at the Piarco International Airport on...