Friday, November 15, 2019

Region on the brink of massive solar power growth

Latin America and the Caribbean could grow their installed solar capacity by a factor of 40 by 2050, a new report by the International...

UPDATED: Man charged in Caribbean hotel worker’s death skips hearing

A Connecticut man charged in the death of a hotel worker he says attacked his family in Anguilla has declined to return to the...

Man charged in hotel worker’s death skips Anguilla hearing

A Connecticut man charged in the death of a hotel worker in Anguilla has declined to return to the British Caribbean territory for the...

Jamaican lottery scam victim hoping to get back her $400K

A 90-year-old North Dakota woman who was robbed of her life savings by a Jamaican lottery scam says she has been paid back only...

CAL Guyana to New York flight diverted to Bahamas with mechanical problems

Caribbean Airlines flight BW 526 bound for John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York from Guyana on Saturday, diverted to Nassau, Bahamas due to...

Thousands of Haitians seek medical help from US Navy ship

Thousands of Haitians with problems including diabetes and bullet injuries are hoping to be treated aboard the USNS Comfort, which docked in Port-au-Prince this...

Caribbean bankers conclude historic conference in Sint Maarten

The Caribbean Association of Banks (CAB) Inc. successfully concluded its historic 46th Conference and Annual General Meeting  recently in Philipsburg, Sint Maarten. More than 200...

China raps United States in Jamaica spat

In an escalating diplomatic row with Jamaica a central figure, the Chinese Embassy in Kingston fired back at a senior United States military commander...

CARICOM leaders in ‘crisis of will’ – Mottley

The Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Mottley, appeared to reach a new peak of frustration with the pace of Caribbean integration, declaring it has...

J$5B in cocaine, ganja seized at sea

The Jamaica Defence Force (JDF), in collaboration with its international partners, has seized more than $4 billion worth of cocaine and ganja estimated at...