Jamaica Gleaner Caribbean
Published: Monday Tuesday | December 23, 2008
ST LUCIA - Tourism director welcomes new Air Canada service
CASTRIES, St. Lucia (CMC): Tourism officials in St Lucia on Monday welcomed the introduction of a new non-stop service out of Montreal, Canada at the start of the winter tourist season.ANTIGUA - Opposition says it can back up bribery claims
ST JOHN'S, Antigua, CMC:The opposition Antigua Labour Party (ALP) says it has evidence to support its claims that the Baldwin Spencer administration has been offering bribes to potential voters in the lead-up...GUYANA - 2008 not a bad year overall, says president
GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC): Despite the effects of the global financial downturn and high commodity prices this year, President Bharrat Jagdeo says he is satisfied that the Guyanese economy has generally held its own...BARBADOS - Two photo journalists released on bail
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC):Two photo journalists in Barbados, charged with assaulting and resisting police, appeared in court here on Monday and were released on bail.The charges against videographer Jimmy Gittens,...