BVI Premier: Governor was rough-shod, disrespectful to the government

BVI Premier: Governor was rough-shod, disrespectful to the government

Premier Andrew Fahie has broken his silence on the Governors decision to have the UK Military assist with border security in the British Virgin Islands. Read more

Colombia: 94 Haitian migrants rescued at sea

Colombia: 94 Haitian migrants rescued at sea

The Colombian Navy says 94 Haitian migrants who got stuck at sea while trying to make their way to Central America have been rescued. Read more

Guyanese police hunt for escaped prisoner

Guyanese police hunt for escaped prisoner

Another inmate of the Lusignan Prison has escaped from the facility. Read more

Vincentian man charged with theft of over 50 marijuana plants

Vincentian man charged with theft of over 50 marijuana plants

A 35-year-old man from St Vincent and the Grenadines was arrested and charged after he allegedly stole 52 marijuana plants valued at EC $20,000 from a farmer. Read more

10-year-old girl and her mother murdered in The Bahamas

10-year-old girl and her mother murdered in The Bahamas

Police in The Bahamas have launched an investigation into what appears to be the murder of a woman and her young child. Read more

CDB to Lend US$70M to The Bahamas and Saint Lucia, Countering the pandemic

CDB to Lend US$70M to The Bahamas and Saint Lucia, Countering the pandemic

The Board of Directors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) approved loans of US$40 million to The Bahamas and US$30 million to Saint Lucia to support economic recover

New cases and recoveries in Sint Maarten

New cases and recoveries in Sint Maarten

Sint Maarten now has a total of 80 active COVID-19 cases after several recoveries were recorded but also new cases. Read more

 Rumour Has It: Sancho alternative Dembele rejects Man Utd

Rumour Has It: Sancho alternative Dembele rejects Man Utd

Ousmane Dembele has been linked with a move to Manchester United before the transfer window closes. Read more

Redouble efforts against ‘global scourge’ of gender-based violence, intensified by pandemic: Guterres

Redouble efforts against ‘global scourge’ of gender-based violence, intensified by pandemic: Guterres

From domestic violence to sexual abuse, online harassment and increased child marriage, gender-based violence (GBV) is “a global scourge” that is being exacer

U.S. Embassy, CARICOM Youth Ambassadors Reach Thousands with Virtual Professional Development Workshop

U.S. Embassy, CARICOM Youth Ambassadors Reach Thousands with Virtual Professional Development Workshop

Last week, more than 5,000 persons from across the Caribbean and as far away as the United Kingdom tuned in to the virtual Professional Development Series, hosted by the U.S. Embas

Advance Digital Transformation – Prime Minister Mitchell

Advance Digital Transformation – Prime Minister Mitchell

Grenada Prime Minister, Dr. The Rt. Hon. Keith Mitchell, has called for regional leaders to adopt a new strategy towards achieving digital transformation. Read more

Health Ministers commit to maintain, expand sustained actions to fight the pandemic

Health Ministers commit to maintain, expand sustained actions to fight the pandemic

The Americas will most likely experience recurring epidemic waves and outbreaks of COVID-19, interspersed with periods of low-level transmission over the next 24 months,

Protect the world from sliding into global recession, urges UN chief

Protect the world from sliding into global recession, urges UN chief

The economic and social consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic “are as bad as we feared”, the UN Secretary-General said, as he warned that the international community mu

CARICOM Energy Ministers Meet

CARICOM Energy Ministers Meet

CARICOM Ministers with responsibility for energy will meet on 30 September 2020 for a special meeting of the Council for Trade and Economic Development (COTED). Read more

A CARICOM Youngster Excelling in the Maritime Industry

A CARICOM Youngster Excelling in the Maritime Industry

The American Caribbean Maritime Foundation (ACMF), in association with the Caribbean Association of National Training Authorities, and CARICOM Youth Ambassadors, launched the Marit