Thursday, January 23, 2020
Antigua Sailing Week

Budget 2020: Development in Barbuda continues stronger with $135M in projects

Barbuda continues to play a pivotal role in the entire development of the twin island state of Antigua and Barbuda. In his 2020 Budget statement,...

Budget 2020: PM Browne focuses on investment in education

“We will not accept an economy where only a few do spectacularly well.”  Prime Minister Gaston Browne, in his 2020 Budget Presentation spent a...

Charting a course forward for LIAT

Ever since the news broke that Owen Arthur, the former Prime Minister of Barbados, will be the new Chairman of LIAT, there is an...

US to impose visas restrictions for pregnant women

The Trump administration is coming out Thursday with new visa restrictions aimed at restricting "birth tourism," in which women travel to the U.S. to...

Sandals kicks off a new decade with 11 awards at World Travel Awards Caribbean...

Sandals Resorts International received 11 prestigious awards on Monday night at the 27th Annual World Travel Awards Caribbean Gala Ceremony, held at Sandals Royal...

Lots of interest in marijuana industry but no licence yet

Businesses are said to be showing lots of interest in setting up shop on the island through the medical marijuana industry, but no licences...

Observer appoints British-trained journalist Gemma Handy as News Editor

Newsco, the owners and operator of Observer Media has appointed Gemma Handy as its Editor. Newsco's Managing Director Algernon Serpent Watts made the announcement of...

Wadadli Pen says thanks to patrons

Arts patronage is a vital part of the creative ecosystem and for those who can and do, we at Wadadli Pen remain thankful. We’ve been...

The Coronavirus: What you need to know

The number of people infected with a new virus in China is increasing. The outbreak of this coronavirus has spread from Wuhan to other major...

French national triathlon champion returns to defend AUA Rohrman Antigua title

The reigning French Sprint Triathlon Champion Aurélien Raphaël has confirmed his return to Antigua to defend his title in the AUA Rohrman Triathlon on...