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Thursday, June 27, 2019

Successful June Regatta and Dock Party

The National Sailing Academy (NSA) says it was delighted with the success of the first June Regatta and Dock Party which took place on...

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...

Dates set for 2019 Quarter finals and Semifinals

The Antigua Barbuda Festivals Commission (ABFC) wishes to inform all prospective, Junior and Senior, Party and Calypso Monarch artistes of the following important dates,...

Hip hip hooray for newspapers

By Melissa Martin “For the times they are a-changin'” sang Bob Dylan. And the digital age has changed the way information is eaten, swallowed, and...

St Kitts Gov’t denies seeking to prevent Antigua Minister from addressing opposition rally

The St. Kitts-Nevis government has sought to distant itself from allegations that it tried to pressure Prime Minister Gaston Browne of Antigua and Barbuda...

Antigua set to host Optimist World Championship for the 1st time

The countdown is on for the 2019 Optimist World Championship being staged in Antigua for the first time in its history from July 6-16. Young...

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 wants to buy out Digicel operation

Government says it remains committed to buying out the operations here of the Irish-owned telecommunication company, Digicel, as the authorities announce new initiatives in...