Monday, December 9, 2019

New study warns of inadequate prevention responses to HIV epidemic in the Caribbean

A study has found that while the Caribbean has made progressing in responding to the HIV epidemic, the impact of the prevention response has...

Region urged to prepare for possibility of severe outbreak of Dengue Fever

The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) has called on health officials across the region to prepare for the possibility of a severe outbreak of...

KPMG donates funds raised for cancer

During the months of October and November, KPMG in Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean (BEC) engaged in a special campaign across Antigua and Barbuda,...

St Kitts and Nevis PM defends decision not to make IMF report public

Prime Minister Dr. Timothy Harris Wednesday said his administration is using the option available to it on whether or not to make public the...

Sandals pulls out of major hotel project in Tobago

Sandals Resorts International (SRI) Tuesday, citing “constant and ongoing negative publicity” has withdrawn its participation in the establishment of a multi-million dollar resort on...

Justin Simon testifies at disqualification trial of St Kitts opposition leader

The case brought against the Leader of the Opposition, Dr. Denzil Douglas, continued in court Thursday with three expert witnesses on Dominican law making...

Norovirus outbreak sickens 277 on Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas

Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas is returning to a Florida port a day early and giving passengers full refunds of their fare after...

National good over narrow interests in Guyana

By Sir Ronald Sanders (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States and the OAS.  He is also a Senior Fellow at the...

Scotiabank officials meet with St. Kitts-Nevis PM

Prime Minister Dr. Timothy Harris Wednesday held “cordial and productive discussions’ with officials of the Trinidad-based Republic Financial Holdings Limited (RFHL) and representatives of...

EU disburses First Economic Development Tranche of EC$17.55M to Montserrat

The European Union has disbursed EC$17.55 million (€5.72M) to the Government of Montserrat (GoM) as the First Fixed tranche under the Multi Sector Sustainable...