Thursday, November 21, 2019

PM Mottley: LIAT ‘doomed’ under current ownership

Prime Minister Mia Mottley has insisted that the regional airline jointly owned by Barbados and three other Caribbean governments is “doomed” under its current...

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...

US revokes visas of Daryl Vaz, Phillip Paulwell in Jamaica

Minister without portfolio in the Economic Growth and Job Creation Ministry, Daryl Vaz has revealed that his United States visa has been revoked. Minister Vaz...

Experts discuss linking nature-based and climate change solutions

The Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC), the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and SwedBio at the Stockholm Resilience Centre are hosting one...

Regional consultation on CSME in Barbados

As Barbados leads efforts to ensure that the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME) is implemented in the region, a special stakeholders’ conference on...

CARICOM congratulates Dominica on ‘impressive strides’ since Independence

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has extended congratulations to Dominica as the country observes its 41st Anniversary of Independence on Nov. 3. “The strides that Dominica...

US officials seize $48M worth of cocaine near Puerto Rico

Federal authorities say they have seized an estimated $48 million worth of cocaine off Puerto Rico's south coast. U.S. Customs and Border Protection said officials...

Scotiabank’s regional leaders call on St. Kitts-Nevis PM

High level officials of Scotiabank are in St. Kitts-Nevis to finalize matters relating to the wrap up of their operations and the transfer of...

St. Kitts-Nevis Government repatriates Haitian migrants

The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis has repatriated a total of 49 Haitian migrants to their home country via chartered flights from Robert...

Anti-gay discrimination costing Jamaica $11B annually, says CAPRI

Jamaica’s oppressive anti-gay laws and discriminatory practices cost the workforce around $11 billion annually and make the minority group three times more vulnerable to...