Category Archives: Regional News
Caricom’s delegation to the United Nations on the troubles in Venezuela, has held final meetings.
The Minister of Communities in Guyana is reminding that the government is legitimate and is not in caretaker mode as is being suggested by the Opposition and some political analysts.
Several countries in the region were rocked by a magnitude 3.4 earthquake. The United States Geological Survey reports that at 7:29am local time yesterday the tremor affected the British Virgin Islands, Dominica, St. Martin, Sint Maarten, Guadeloupe, Montserrat, Puerto Rico, … Continue reading
Jamaica government to ramp up efforts to protect famous Blue Mountain Coffee brand on the world market
Government of Jamaica will be ramping up efforts, to protect Jamaica’s brand of coffee on the world market, as well as to improve the quality of the source plant.
National Security Minister Stuart Young says government is monitoring the Guyana/Venezuela border dispute.
Increasing concerns about the impact of sexual assault claims by guests of Sandals Resorts.
The Barbados Vagrants and Homeless Society says some people are deliberately claiming to be homeless because of the benefits they can recieve like three free meals a day and Welfare Assistance.
The United States Coast Guard says its crew members have rescued six Jamaican nationals adrift about 76 miles southwest of Tortuga, Haiti.
Six people have been killed and at least five others wounded during anti-corruption protests across Haiti.
Poor infrastructure is being blamed for the collapse of a ceiling at Victoria Hospital over the weekend.