Thu | Mar 23, 2017

Caribbean

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada (CMC): Jamaica’s Prime Minister Andrew Holness will be the featured speaker at the annual convention of the ruling New National Party (NNP) on Sunday. NNP public relations officer, Simon Stielle, said that the...

BRADES, Montserrat (CMC): The Montserrat government Monday said it has been forced to postpone the presentation of the annual budget due to a delay by the United Kingdom in approving the island’s “Financial Aid Business Case”. The...

GEORGETOWN, Guyana CMC): Finland has expressed an interest in exploring the bioenergy potential in mainland territories of the 15-member Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries. Newly accredited Finland envoy to CARICOM Kukka Pietikaine said his...

MIAMI (AP): A former Haitian coup leader who was recently elected to that country's Senate is seeking immunity from US prosecution in a drug case. Court documents recently filed by Guy Philippe's attorney contend he cannot be prosecuted...

BELMOPAN, Belize (CMC): The Belize government is moving to clamp down on the misuse of the social media and is establishing a taskforce to look at the issue of cyber laws, Solicitor General, Nigel Hawke has said. “We’ve just discussed...

The Trinidad and Tobago Government has requested a report amid concerns that lead contaminated water from a landfill has been entering a water treatment plant owned by the state-run Water and Sewerage Authority WASA since 2014. Minister in the...

Trinidad and Tobago Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi says he is taking a bill to Cabinet to amend the country's cybercrime laws to deal with reckless users who post obscene images and false news online. The Attorney General says he will...

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti (CMC): Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), President David Granger says the regional integration grouping welcomes the transfer of power in Haiti after the French-speaking CARICOM country inaugurated its 58th head...

The Guyanese is warning people they could face criminal charges if they continue to circulate inappropriate video content involving children on social media platforms. Minister of Social Protection, Amna Ally, says the video images of the children...

ST JOHN’S, Antigua (CMC): Antigua and Barbuda is considering establishing a law school and will conduct a feasibility study towards that end, Attorney General and Legal Affairs Minister Steadroy Benjamin has said. He said the issue was...
Subscribe to Caribbean