Man, 63, jailed for raping child, 4, in Guyana

A 63-year-old man was jailed for 20 years on Monday after he pleaded guilty to raping a four year old child three years ago. Justice...

Antigua PM says he will not buy LIAT shares from Barbados for US$44 million

Prime Minister Gaston Browne says Antigua and Barbuda is prepared to acquire further shares in the cash-strapped regional airline, but is unwilling to pay...

Venezuelan government, opposition resume talks in Barbados

The Venezuelan government and the opposition are resuming talks aimed at ending the political crisis in their country. Venezuelan Information Minister Jorge Rodriguez said Monday...

Former Barbados Central bank governor wants US dollar to replace Caribbean currencies

The former governor of the Central bank of Barbados, (CBB), Dr. DeLisle Worrell is urging regional countries to seriously consider using the United States...

Bahamas telecoms company deny plan to send home workers

The Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) has denied reports that it intends to send home workers in an “involuntarily separate” programme. BTC chief executive officer, Garfield...

Dominica police seize millions of dollars worth of illegal drugs at sea

Police say two men are assisting their investigations after a fishing vessel was intercepted and more than two million EC dollars worth of drugs...

CCJ rules it can’t set date for fresh elections in Guyana

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) Friday ruled that it cannot “establish a date on or by which elections must be held”  in Guyana ...

Antigua looking at new destinations for LIAT

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – The Antigua and Barbuda government says its future plans for the cash-strapped regional airline, LIAT, is to have it...

Barbados reverses visa waivers for Haitian nationals

Barbados did not have a choice in reversing the no visa requirements for Haitian nationals. Barbados’ Ambassador to CARICOM, David Comissiong, made this clear as...

Barbados Central Bank issues warning about fake banknotes

The Central bank of Barbados on Thursday warned retailers and the public to be on the lookout for people who are trying to pass...