Saturday, February 24, 2018

Caribbean News

JetBlue Adds Turks and Caicos as its Newest Caribbean Destination

MIAMI, Jul 20 2015, - JetBlue is launching a major new route from Fort Lauderdale. The company has announced plans to operate daily nonstop...

Cuba and US Open Embassies

HAVANA, Cuba, Jul 20 2015 - Cuba's blue, red and white-starred flag is set to fly outside the country's diplomatic mission in the United...

Flights Delayed as Air Traffic Controllers Protest

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Jul 19 2015 – Flights in and out of both international airports have been delayed due to protest action by air traffic...

Three Killed in Early Morning Crash

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Jul 19 2015 – Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal crash along a highway south of here early Sunday. Three people...

Chinese Restaurants Hit Hard After Video Of Man Skinning Dog Goes Viral

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Jul 19 2015 - Chinese restaurant owners fear that untold damage has been done to their businesses in the aftermath of a...

Syrians Granted Visa Waivers for Antigua Seeking Refugee Status in USVI

ST JOHN’S, Antigua, Jul 18 2015 – The Antigua and Barbuda Government has confirmed that 12 Syrians who entered Antigua lawfully later sought refugee...

CDB Approves US$2.37 Million in Grant Assistance for Haiti Catastrophe Risk Insurance

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Jul 18 2015 – The Board of Directors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved grant assistance of US$2.37 million to...

PM Harris: No Decision yet on Commonwealth Candidate

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, Jul 18 2015 - St. Kitts and Nevis has not yet decided which Caribbean candidate it will support for the position...

IMF Warns of “Daunting” Challenges for Barbados

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Jul 18 2015 - More bitter medicine could be in store for Barbadians. Following its recent Article IV Consultation with Barbados, the International...

Crowdfunding Hailed as a way to ‘Democratise’ Development Financing

Addis Ababa, Jul 17 2015 - Crowdfunding was heralded as a potential source of billions of dollars of financing for developing countries by experts...