Caricom leaders head to Cuba to talk aid, trade
GEORGETOWN (AP):Members of a 15-nation Caribbean trade bloc are travelling to Cuba for a summit to discuss financial assistance and economic agreements.
Caricom said in a statement yesterday that officials will meet with President Raúl Castro about a Cuban aid programme that has awarded academic scholarships to hundreds of students from the Caribbean.
Climate-change discussions also are on the agenda for the one-day meeting that begins tomorrow.
Up to late yesterday there was no word on who will represent Jamaica.