Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Gov’t promises new ABS HQ, new prison from State Insurance profits

The government says it will use profits from the State Insurance Corporation to get work started on a new home for ABS. Some of the...

Interpol issues Red Corner Notice against Mehul Choksi: CBI

The Interpol has issued a Red Corner notice against absconding billionaire Mehul Choksi, who is accused of cheating state-run Punjab National Bank to the tune of...

Scotiabank obligation for decades of profits

By Sir Ronald Sanders (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States and the Organisation of American States.  He is also a Senior...

Choksi’s application to sue Gov’t thrown out by High Court

The High Court has denied an application from Mehul Choksi to sue Immigration Minister Paul Chet Green. Choksi, who intended to sue the minister for...

Advertisers told to remove billboards from Friars Hill Road and Sir George Walter Hwy

The Project Implementation Management Unit (PIMU), the entity responsible for the rehabilitation of Sir George Water Highway and Friars Hill Road has received orders...

Jumby Bay Fund Rohrman Day 2 heads to Barbuda

The Rohrman Sports Association is teaming up with the Jumby Bay Fund to expand the Rohrman into two days with a major sporting festival...

Gov’t insists transfer of broadcast equipment, license was illegal

The transfer of a broadcast license from Observer Media Group to NewScope was among issues discussed at Wednesday's Cabinet meeting. According to the notes from...

Hurricanes, Jaguars to bowl off second round

Round two of the regional four-day game bowls off on Thursday with the Leeward Islands Hurricanes facing defending champions Guyana Jaguars at the Vivian...

Garbage truck slams into 2 parked cars on All Saints Road

The driver of a garbage truck escaped with minor injuries following a nasty smash-up on All Saints Road this afternoon. The driver of a garbage...

$27M debt puts Social Security Board in a bind

The Social Security Board has made a request to Cabinet for $15 million to meet the amounts required in December 2018 and January 2019. The...