Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Airbnb, CDEMA partner to strengthen emergency preparedness, response and recovery

Today, in Barbados, Airbnb and The Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) signed an agreement whereby Airbnb and CDEMA will collaborate to strengthen emergency...

Grenada becomes fifth shareholder government in LIAT

Grenada has become the latest shareholder government of the cash-strapped regional airline, LIAT, saying that the island stands to benefit from the decision to...

BVI Premier reveals plans to assassinate him

Premier Andrew A. Fahie Thursday said he has been receiving death threats since he won the general elections in the British Virgin islands in...

Sandals to eliminate Styrofoam at all resorts

Sandals Resorts International (SRI) says it will be eliminating all Styrofoam products from the 19 Sandals and Beaches resorts across the region, “in a...

British firm affected election outcome says Grenada Opposition Leader

The newly elected  leader of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Franka Bernardine, believes that the former political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica assisted...

Possible LIAT closure not a surprise for pilots

LIAT’s pilot association says it is not surprised over reports of the imminent closure of the airline. Captain Carl Burke, head of the Leeward Islands...

Guyana’s President travels to Cuba for medical treatment

President David Granger left Guyana on Saturday for Cuba where he has been undergoing treatment for cancer. Granger, who celebrated his 77th birthday earlier this...

As Venezuela’s crisis nears boiling point, CARICOM Chairman Dr. Timothy Harris heads to Costa...

Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. Timothy Harris is set to travel to San José,...

Former Barbados Central bank governor wants US dollar to replace Caribbean currencies

The former governor of the Central bank of Barbados, (CBB), Dr. DeLisle Worrell is urging regional countries to seriously consider using the United States...

Jamaican man detained for 82 days for bringing honey into US

A Jamaican man was detained for nearly three months in the United States after bringing in bottles of honey from the Caribbean island that...