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SAN JUAN (La Fortaleza) -- El gobernador Alejandro García Padilla anunció hoy junto al administrador de la Administración de Vivienda Pública (AVP), Gabr...

Gobernador Reafirma Su Compromiso Con El Sistem...

CEIBA (La Fortaleza) --  El gobernador Alejandro García Padilla visitó hoy la escuela Centro Residencial de Oportunidades Educativas de Ceiba (CROEC) dond...

ARTBO A Tene Examen Pa Su Miembronan

ORANJESTAD -- Diasabra ultimo Aruba Taekwondo Bond (ARTBO) a tene examen pa 1, 2 y 3er Dan pa su miembronan.

Customs To Host 40th Anniversary Celebration Ma...

ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- Her Majesty’s Customs will be hosting its 40th Anniversary with a Customs Ball on July 18.

Remarks By Hon Myron Walwyn: This Territory Is ...

ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- It gives me great pleasure to congratulate the members of the Bregado Flax Educational Centre - Secondary Division, Class of 2...

BVIHSA Appoints Attorney At Law

ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIHSA) -- The British Virgin Islands Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) has appointed Ms. Mozelle A. Paul as Legal Counsel.

Fundadó Di Banco Di Caribe Honrá Durante Dia ...

WILLEMSTAD -- Dia 28 di yüni último a selebrá Dia di San Pedro, un dia riba kua ta konmemorá historia di San Pedro i su nifikashon pa humanidat.

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Items filtered by date: Friday, 04 May 2012 - Caribseek News

VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (ECLAC) - Latin America and the Caribbean received US$153.448 billion from foreign direct investment (FDI) in 2011, which represents 10% of the global total flows according to a report presented today by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) in Santiago, Chile.

Filed Under: Global Caribbean

TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) - The CARICOM Secretariat-based Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) Implementation Unit on 4 May published the second Issue for 2012 of its flagship newsletter, EPA Implementation Bulletin.

Filed Under: CARICOM

CASTRIES, St. Lucia (OECS) - Leaders and other members of the Parliamentary Opposition in OECS Member States are assembled in St Lucia today Friday May 04, 2012 to discuss issues relating to the operationalisation of the OECS Economic Union.

Friday, 04 May 2012 23:15

Officer Arrested for Fraudlent Claims

CHARLOTTE AMALIE (VIPD) - Criminal Investigation Bureau detectives on St. Thomas arrested Sherry-Ann Hughes, 46 and charged her with Obtaining Money Under False Pretense and Fraudulent Claims Against the Government.

Filed Under: Saint Thomas

lu-saint-lucia-jazz-220CASTRIES - The local music community comprising school based students of music together with amateur and semi-professional musicians, are again in line to benefit from a series of celebrity master classes and music workshops.

Filed Under: Saint Lucia

BRIDGETOWN - Regional organizations involved in Food Safety met recently to discuss the ramifications of the various food safety rules and regulations for CARIFORUM Member States and to develop a coordinated technical and financial assistance strategy.

Filed Under: Barbados

WILLEMSTAD (PAR) - Rapòrt Prosedente di: Frakshon di PAR den Parlamento di Kòrsou:

  • Emily de Jongh-Elhage, lider di frakshon
  • Marilyn Alcalá-Wallé
  • Pedro Atacho
  • Malvina Cecilia
  • Dennis Jackson
  • Magali Jacoba
  • Zita Jesus-Leito
  • Glenn Sulvaran
Filed Under: Curacao

WILLEMSTAD (PAR) - Pa pidi un miembro di parlamento pa duna su bendishon na un presupuesto sin ku e tabatin òf tin algu di bisa na momentu ku e presupuesto a wòrdu trahá den e komishon doméstiko ta un krímen i un eksigensia ku hamas i nunka frakshon di PAR lo partisipá na dje.

Filed Under: Curacao
Friday, 04 May 2012 22:10

Edwards looks to get down to business

HOVE, England (WICB) – Kirk Edwards said he was looking forward to playing this weekend, as West Indies prepared to face Sussex Sharks in a three-day, tour match, starting on Saturday at the PROBIZ County Ground.

Friday, 04 May 2012 22:08

Edwards ready to play

HOVE, England (WICB) - Kirk Edwards said he was looking forward to playing this weekend, as West Indies prepared to face Sussex Sharks in a three-day, tour match, starting on Saturday at the PROBIZ County Ground.

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  • Contexto Internacional Impone Nuevos Desafíos A La Relación Entre La Unión Europea Y América Latina Y El Caribe

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (CEPAL) -- El dinámico escenario internacional, caracterizado por la revolución tecnológica, la globalización de los patrones de consumo, la organización de la economía mundial en grandes bloques y la presión progresiva sobre el medio ambiente, presenta nuevos desafíos y oportunidades a las relaciones estructurales entre la Unión Europea y América Latina y el Caribe, según la CEPAL.

    Friday, 29 May 2015
  • China Bets On Strategic Ties With Latin America And The Caribbean

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (ECLAC) --  “China is prepared to deepen its cooperation with Latin America and the Caribbean in order to mutually learn from each other and forge together a new path for the China-Latin America and the Caribbean Comprehensive Cooperation Association, announced by President Xi Jinping last July,” said the Asian country’s Premier, Li Keqiang, during a keynote lecture at ECLAC’s headquarters in Santiago, Chile.

    Tuesday, 26 May 2015
  • China Apuesta Por Vínculo Estratégico Con América Latina Y El Caribe

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (CEPAL) -- “China está dispuesta a profundizar su cooperación con América Latina y el Caribe para que aprendamos mutuamente una de la otra y abrir juntos un nuevo camino de la Asociación de Cooperación Integral China-América Latina y el Caribe, anunciada por el Presidente Xi Jinping en julio pasado”, indicó el Primer Ministro del país asiático, Li Keqiang, durante una conferencia en la sede la CEPAL en Santiago, Chile.

    Tuesday, 26 May 2015
  • Export Diversification Is The Main Challenge For Latin America And The Caribbean In Its Trade Relationship With China

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (ECLAC) -- In the last 15 years, the economic relations between Latin America and the Caribbean and China have grown strongly.

    Tuesday, 26 May 2015
  • Diversificación Exportadora Es El Principal Desafío De América Latina Y El Caribe En Su Relación Comercial Con China

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (CEPAL) -- En los últimos 15 años las relaciones económicas entre América Latina y el Caribe y China se han desarrollado fuertemente.

    Tuesday, 26 May 2015
  • Finaliza Primera Ronda De Negociación Del Acuerdo Regional Sobre Derechos De Acceso En Asuntos Ambientales

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (CEPAL) -- Delegados de los países firmantes de la declaración sobre la aplicación del Principio 10 de la Declaración de Río sobre el Medio Ambiente y el Desarrollo finalizaron hoy una reunión de tres días en la sede de la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL) en Santiago, Chile.

    Monday, 11 May 2015
  • Fiscal Policies Must Promote Productive Investment, ECLAC Says

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (ECLAC) --  Projects financed with public or public-private resources can increase economic activity, especially when the economy is going through a period of idle capacity and when infrastructure investment needs are clearly identified, which is true of the region today, the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) said in its annual report Fiscal Panorama of Latin America and the Caribbean 2015: Policy space and dilemmas.

    Tuesday, 10 March 2015
  • Las Políticas Fiscales Deben Promover La Inversión Productiva, Dice La CEPAL

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (CEPAL) -- Los proyectos financiados con recursos públicos o público-privados pueden incrementar la actividad económica especialmente en períodos de capacidad ociosa de la economía y cuando las necesidades de inversión en infraestructura están claramente identificadas, como es el caso de la región, destaca la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL) en su informe anual Panorama Fiscal de América Latina y el Caribe 2015, Dilemas y espacios.

    Tuesday, 10 March 2015
  • State Of The Cruise Industry: 2015 To See Robust Growth
    State Of The Cruise Industry: 2015 To See Robust Growth

    WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A. (CLIA) -- Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) released its annual State of the Cruise Industry Report and is once again projecting strong growth for the cruise industry in 2015.

    Sunday, 15 February 2015
  • The 2014 Edition Of ECLAC’s Statistical Yearbook Is Already Available

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (ECLAC) -- The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) released today the Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean 2014, available on the Internet, which gives a statistical overview of the social, economic and environmental development processes in the region’s countries.

    Monday, 02 February 2015
  • Ya Está Disponible El Anuario Estadístico De La CEPAL De 2014

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (CEPAL) -- La Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL) difundió hoy el Anuario Estadístico de América Latina y el Caribe 2014, disponible en internet, en el que se ofrece un panorama estadístico que da cuenta del desarrollo social, económico y ambiental de los países de la región.

    Monday, 02 February 2015
  • Secretaria Ejecutiva De La Cepal Destaca Importancia De La Inversión Y El Cambio Estructural Para Enfrentar Desaceleración Económica

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (CEPAL) -- La Secretaria Ejecutiva de la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL), Alicia Bárcena, participó en la Reunión Anual 2015 del Foro Económico Mundial (WEF, según sus siglas en inglés) realizada en Davos, Suiza, en donde moderó una sesión de alto nivel sobre el contexto económico de América Latina y sostuvo un encuentro con autoridades y empresarios mineros de todo el mundo, entre otras actividades.

    Monday, 26 January 2015
  • ECLAC Will Present An Overview Of Poverty And Inequality In Latin America

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (ECLAC) -- The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) will present on Monday, January 26, its annual report on the recent evolution of poverty and extreme poverty, income distribution and social spending in Latin America.

    Wednesday, 21 January 2015
  • CEPAL Presentará Panorama De La Pobreza Y La Desigualdad En América Latina

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (CEPAL) -- La Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL) presentará el lunes 26 de enero su informe anual sobre la evolución reciente de la pobreza y la indigencia, la distribución del ingreso y el gasto social en América Latina.

    Wednesday, 21 January 2015
  • Region’s Governments Advance Towards A Compact On The Governance Of Natural Resources, With ECLAC Support

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (ECLAC) -- Authorities from several Latin American and Caribbean countries and ECLAC advanced towards creating a regional agenda leading to a compact on the governance of natural resources, at a meeting held at the headquarters of this United Nations regional commission in Santiago, Chile, on Monday 19 January.

    Tuesday, 20 January 2015

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  • Sequías Dejan Al Borde De La Quiebra A Agricultores Del Caribe
    Sequías Dejan Al Borde De La Quiebra A Agricultores Del Caribe

    CASTRIES, Saint Lucia (IPS) -- El agricultor de la isla caribeña de Santa Lucía, Anthony Herman esperaba recuperar el año próximo parte de lo que perdió cuando 70 por ciento de su cultivo de castaña de cajú se marchitó y murió bajo el abrasador sol del sur del Caribe. Pero el clima le tenía preparada otra sorpresa.

    Wednesday, 10 June 2015
  • Good Governance: The Emerging Priority For Caribbean Corporations
    Good Governance: The Emerging Priority For Caribbean Corporations

    CASTRIES, St. Lucia (CGTI) -- Owning your own company or being invited by the Board of any organization means that you know everything you need to know to be effective, right?

    Tuesday, 09 June 2015
  • Prolonged Drought Leaves Caribbean Farmers Broke And Worried
    Prolonged Drought Leaves Caribbean Farmers Broke And Worried

    CASTRIES, Saint Lucia (IPS) -- St. Lucian farmer Anthony Herman was hoping that next year he’d manage to recoup some of the losses he sustained after 70 per cent of his cashew crop withered and died in the heat of the scorching southern Caribbean sun.

    Friday, 05 June 2015
  • Caribbean Export Carries Seven Haitian Agro-Processing Companies To Agroalimentaria Fair
    Caribbean Export Carries Seven Haitian Agro-Processing Companies To Agroalimentaria Fair

    SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic --  From May 7 to 9, 2015, Dominican producers and exporters, along with national and multinational companies in the sectors of food, beverages and tobacco will be gathered at the Agroalimentaria Fair in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

    Saturday, 09 May 2015
  • Caribbean Needs ‘New Development Vision’: Mia Mottley Tells EU-CARIFORUM Business Meeting
    Caribbean Needs ‘New Development Vision’: Mia Mottley Tells EU-CARIFORUM Business Meeting

    MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica -- Barbados Opposition Leader, Hon. Mia Amor Mottley has asserted that “the Caribbean needs a new development vision” that will guide export growth and economic enrichment “We have gone through all kinds of experiments over the last 50 years (spanning) industrialization, import substitution, opportunities that balance the desire to bring people out of poverty but constrained by old structures of production and in more recent times the new neo-liberal vision that has rendered us susceptible to the dilution of local vision and empowerment enfranchisement through foreign capital and  foreign investment being the primary mechanism through which production is obtained in our countries,” said the outspoken politician.

    Friday, 08 May 2015
  • The Caribbean Association Of Banks Inc (CAB) Looks Forward To A Resolution On The Issue Of Correspondent Banking Relationships

    CASTRIES, St. Lucia,  (CAB) -- The Caribbean Association of Banks (CAB) fully supports the Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Honourable Gaston A. Browne in his remarks to the meeting of CARICOM Heads and the President of the United States Mr Barack Obama on Thursday 9th April in Jamaica.

    Thursday, 23 April 2015
  • Caribbean And Central American Countries Formalize Partnership For Catastrophe Risk Insurance

    WASHINGTON, WA, U.S.A. -- The Council of Ministers of Finance of Central America, Panama and the Dominican Republic (COSEFIN) and CCRIF SPC (formerly the Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility) signed today a memorandum of understanding that enables Central American countries to formally join the facility to access low cost, high quality sovereign catastrophe risk insurance.

    Tuesday, 21 April 2015
  • Variación Climática Alimenta Fiebre Chikungunya En El Caribe
    Variación Climática Alimenta Fiebre Chikungunya En El Caribe

    PUERTO ESPAÑA, Trinidad (IPS) -- Cuando Jenny Gittens se fue a dormir en su casa de la capital de Trinidad y Tobago se sentía bien.

    Wednesday, 11 March 2015
  • Inequality Fuels HIV Epidemic In The Caribbean
    Inequality Fuels HIV Epidemic In The Caribbean

    ST. JOHN, ANtigua (IPS) -- At 49 years old, Edison Liburd has established himself as one of Antigua and Barbuda’s most recognisable artists. But Liburd was not always in the spotlight. In fact, you could say he was a man in hiding.

    Friday, 13 February 2015
  • Discriminación Y Desigualdad Fomentan El VIH/Sida En El Caribe
    Discriminación Y Desigualdad Fomentan El VIH/Sida En El Caribe

    ST. JOHN, ANtigua (IPS) -- A sus 49 años, Edison Liburd es uno de los pintores más reconocidos de Antigua y Barbuda.

    Friday, 13 February 2015
  • Jóvenes Del Caribe Listos Para Asumir Liderazgo Climático
    Jóvenes Del Caribe Listos Para Asumir Liderazgo Climático

    PUERTO ESPAÑA, Trinidad (IPS) -- En sus 24 años de vida, el guyanés Stefan Knights nunca dudó de la severidad del cambio climático y su impacto sobre los países insulares del Caribe.

    Friday, 23 January 2015
  • Caribbean Youth Ready To Lead On Climate Issues
    Caribbean Youth Ready To Lead On Climate Issues

    PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (IPS) -- At 24 years old, Stefan Knights has never been on the side of those who are sceptical about the reality and severity of climate change.

    Friday, 23 January 2015
  • Cutting Loose The Shackles Of The Past: Cuba And The US

    LONDON, England -- The US is cutting loose the shackles of the past by establishing diplomatic relations with Cuba after 53 years.

    Friday, 19 December 2014
  • El Caribe Contra El Cambio Climático Desde Sus Bases Sociales
    El Caribe Contra El Cambio Climático Desde Sus Bases Sociales

    GUNTHORPES, Antigua (IPS) -- Preocupados por la seguridad alimentaria en Antigua y Barbuda, dos grupos comunitarios desarrollan una iniciativa para movilizar gente hacia actividades de mitigación y adaptación al cambio climático, cuyas consecuencias afectaron la producción agrícola local.

    Wednesday, 26 November 2014
  • Caribe Obligado A Elegir Entre Cambio Climático Y ODM
    Caribe Obligado A Elegir Entre Cambio Climático Y ODM

    ST JOHN’S, Antigua (IPS) -- El cambio climático obliga a la Organización de Estados del Caribe Oriental (OECO), de nueve miembros, a elegir entre gastar sus escasos recursos en lidiar con las consecuencias del fenómeno o en alcanzar los urgentes objetivos de desarrollo.

    Friday, 21 November 2014

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  • Kidney Health Campaign Opens With Church Service

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- The Medical Services Department kick started the “Kidney Health” campaign with a church service at the New Life Baptist Church, Sunday, 5th  July 2015.

    Tuesday, 07 July 2015
  • Temporary Ban Placed On Import Of All Live Birds

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- The Department of Agriculture is advising the public that there is a temporary ban on the importation of live birds, particularly poultry including; chicken, duck, geese and or turkey, from specific jurisdictions in the United States and Toronto, Canada due to the spread of the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (H5N2 Subtype).

    Tuesday, 07 July 2015
  • Customs To Host 40th Anniversary Celebration Masquerade Ball
    Customs To Host 40th Anniversary Celebration Masquerade Ball

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- Her Majesty’s Customs will be hosting its 40th Anniversary with a Customs Ball on July 18.

    Tuesday, 07 July 2015
  • Remarks By Hon Myron Walwyn: This Territory Is Proud Of You
    Remarks By Hon Myron Walwyn: This Territory Is Proud Of You

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- It gives me great pleasure to congratulate the members of the Bregado Flax Educational Centre - Secondary Division, Class of 2015.

    Tuesday, 07 July 2015
  • BVIHSA Appoints Attorney At Law
    BVIHSA Appoints Attorney At Law

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIHSA) -- The British Virgin Islands Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) has appointed Ms. Mozelle A. Paul as Legal Counsel.

    Tuesday, 07 July 2015
  • Road Paving Schedule For Zion Hill

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- The Ministry of Communications and Works is informing the public that road paving will begin on Friday, July 3 from the junction at Big Ben to Zion Hill.

    Friday, 03 July 2015
  • Road Closure From Rudy’s Bar To Soldier’s Hill

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- The Ministry of Communications and Works is notifying the public that a road closure is scheduled from Rudy’s Bar to the junction at Soldiers Hill.

    Friday, 03 July 2015
  • Secure Your Medicines This Hurricane Season

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- Users of pharmaceuticals are being advised to take the necessary precautions to safeguard their medicines in the event of a hurricane.

    Friday, 03 July 2015
  • Cleanup Scheduled For Jost Van Dyke From July 4 To 6

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- The Department of Waste Management will be spearheading a cleanup campaign on Jost Van Dyke from July 4 to 6 in an effort to mitigate vector borne diseases like Zika, Chikungunya and Dengue Fever.

    Friday, 03 July 2015
  • Water Pipes In Belle Vue To Be Upgraded

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- The Water and Sewerage Department is informing all residents that work to upgrade the pipes between Butu Mountain and the Belle Vue/Fort Hill junction will begin on Friday, July 3 and continue until Sunday, July 5 from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. daily.

    Friday, 03 July 2015
  • Video Competition Ceremony Awards Winners
    Video Competition Ceremony Awards Winners

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- The Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) concluded its commemoration of World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD) with an awards ceremony at Marias by the Sea on July 1.

    Friday, 03 July 2015
  • Premier Smith Attends CARICOM Meeting In Barbados

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE, is away from the Territory attending the 36th Regular Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) in Barbados.

    Friday, 03 July 2015
  • Virgin Gorda Reservoirs Filled With Water

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- The reservoirs on Virgin Gorda were filled with water on Wednesday, June 24, after 30,000 gallons was barged from Tortola to the sister island to provide some relief to residents who have been experiencing shortages.

    Friday, 03 July 2015
  • BVI Issues FATCA Self-Certification Form Templates

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- The Government of the Virgin Islands, through the BVI International Tax Authority of the Ministry of Finance is informing the public that a template has been prepared for the Self Certification Forms required under the United States of America and United Kingdom FATCA Agreements.

    Friday, 03 July 2015
  • Virgin Islands Community Celebrates Territory Day 2015
    Virgin Islands Community Celebrates Territory Day 2015

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIGIS) -- The Virgin Islands community reflected on the Territory’s journey from past to present when it observed the annual Territory Day Celebration on Monday, June 29.   

    Friday, 03 July 2015

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  • CPL Is Good For St. Kitts-Nevis Declares Sports Minister
    CPL Is Good For St. Kitts-Nevis Declares Sports Minister

    BASSETERRE, St. Kitts (SKNIS) --  The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) Twenty20 has “been good for St. Kitts and Nevis” declared Deputy Prime Minister Honourable Shawn Richards.

    Tuesday, 07 July 2015
  • New PCS To Enhance Telecenters In Rural Areas
    New PCS To Enhance Telecenters In Rural Areas

    BASSETERRE, St. Kitts (SKNIS) -- Computers in community centers throughout St. Kitts will be replaced with upgraded equipment, following a hand-over of 10 new PCs on Friday (July 03).

    Tuesday, 07 July 2015
  • Theresa Williams Celebrates 102 Years Of Life
    Theresa Williams Celebrates 102 Years Of Life

    BASSETERRE, St. Kitts (SKNIS) -- Staff from the Department of Community Development joined the Williams family of St. Peters on Friday (July 03) in celebrating the long life of Theresa Gladys Williams who turns 102-years-old tomorrow.

    Tuesday, 07 July 2015
  • Mexican Government Scholarship Program For International Students

    BASSETERRE, St. Kitts (SKNIS) -- The Mexican Government wishes to inform of the availability of Master’s Degree, Doctorate scholarships for the 2016 Mexican Program.

    Tuesday, 07 July 2015
  • Recruiting And Civilianization Will Put More “Boots” On The Beat
    Recruiting And Civilianization Will Put More “Boots” On The Beat

    BASSETERRE, St. Kitts (SKNIS) -- As the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force charts the way forward, ensuring the human resources needed to lead its fight against crime in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis will be critical.

    Tuesday, 07 July 2015
  • PM Harris Highlights Ongoing Initiatives In National Security
    PM Harris Highlights Ongoing Initiatives In National Security

    BASSETERRE, St. Kitts (SKNIS) -- During remarks at a sitting of the St. Kitts and Nevis Parliament on Tuesday (June 30), Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris outlined for the nation, efforts within the Ministry of National Security to address crime.

    Tuesday, 07 July 2015
  • NEPA Celebrates World Ocean Day With Palisadoes Clean-Up

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- The National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) will on Monday June 8 mobilize its staff, partners and stakeholders to clean up a section of the Port Royal main road in Kingston. The activity is being coordinated in celebration of World Oceans Day.

    Monday, 06 July 2015
  • Medical Association Of Jamaica Commended For 50 Years Of Service
    Medical Association Of Jamaica Commended For 50 Years Of Service

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- Governor-General, His Excellency the Most Hon. Sir Patrick Allen, has commended the Medical Association of Jamaica (MAJ) for its invaluable contribution to the country’s health sector.

    Monday, 06 July 2015
  • Pilot Of E-Government Procurement System Begins July
    Pilot Of E-Government Procurement System Begins July

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- The Government will begin testing its electronic procurement system next month in order to iron out any kinks ahead of full implementation next year.

    Monday, 06 July 2015
  • Prime Minister To Discuss Cooperation With EU, International Security In Brussels
    Prime Minister To Discuss Cooperation With EU, International Security In Brussels

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller will lead Jamaica’s delegation to the second summit meeting of Heads of State and Government of the European Union and the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States, the 33-member regional grouping of Caribbean, Central American and South American countries representing 600 million people.

    Monday, 06 July 2015
  • Top Chefs Return For Mango Pineapple Culinary Competition
    Top Chefs Return For Mango Pineapple Culinary Competition

    ST. JOHN'S, Antigua (GIS) -- Over 18 professional chefs from some of Antigua and Barbuda’s best hotels will face the heat when the Antigua and Barbuda Mango Pineapple Culinary Competition gets underway at The Antigua and Barbuda Hospitality Training Institute on July 11 and July 12. 

    Monday, 06 July 2015
  • Antiguan Feature The Skin At BFM International Film Festival In The UK This Weekend

    ST. JOHN'S, Antigua (GIS) -- Supernatural Caribbean thriller The Skin will be screened later this week at the UK’s longest running black independent film festival.

    Monday, 06 July 2015
  • ONDCP Seizes Over 230 Lbs Cannabis & 49 Kilos Cocaine
    ONDCP Seizes Over 230 Lbs Cannabis & 49 Kilos Cocaine

    ST. JOHN'S, Antigua (GIS) -- In the early morning of 30th June 2015, the Office of National Drug and Money Laundering Control Policy conducted an Operation in the Mount Joy area which resulted in the seizure of over 230 pounds of Cannabis and over 49 kilos of Cocaine.

    Monday, 06 July 2015
  • Tenth Anniversary Of Petrocaribe
    Tenth Anniversary Of Petrocaribe

    ST. JOHN'S. Antigua (GIS) The PetroCaribe Energy Cooperation Agreement was signed on June 29, 2005 in the city of Puerto la Cruz, Anzoategui State, Venezuela, with the participation of fourteen Latin American and Caribbean countries.

    Monday, 06 July 2015
  • St. Andrew High Embodies Excellence – Rev. Thwaites
    St. Andrew High Embodies Excellence – Rev. Thwaites

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- Education Minister, Hon Rev. Ronald Thwaites, has lauded the St. Andrew High School for Girls, noting that the institution embodies a tradition of excellence, which is unrivalled in Jamaica’s secondary education system.

    Saturday, 04 July 2015

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  • CARICOM Health Ministers Discuss Chikungunya, Ebola

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- “In as much as one country is not prepared, none is prepared.”

    Tuesday, 30 September 2014
  • CARICOM Leading Charge against Chikungunya, Ebola Threat

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) continues to be at the forefront of efforts to deal with the Chikungunya epidemic and the Ebola threat.

    Tuesday, 30 September 2014
  • Briefing session held on new statistics project

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- Staff Members of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat and representatives of GOPA Worldwide Consultants on Thursday participated in an interactive briefing session on a new project that is aimed at boosting the capacity of National Statistics Offices (NSOs).

    Friday, 26 September 2014
  • CWA preparations well advanced

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- Preparations for hosting the Caribbean Week of Agriculture (CWA) 6-12 October, 2014, in Paramaribo, Suriname, are well advanced, according to organisers of the event.

    Friday, 26 September 2014
  • EU Consultancy aims to boost capacity of National Statistics Offices

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- Efforts continue to intensify to build the capacity of National Statistics Offices, and provide high quality statistics in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM).

    Wednesday, 24 September 2014
  • Key Decision-Makers Tackle Important Issues Affecting the Region’s Response to HIV

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana) Key decision-makers of the Pan Caribbean Partnership Against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP) met this week for a series of strategic meetings vital to the region’s continued response to HIV.

    Wednesday, 24 September 2014
  • CARICOM Releases Animation Works On Love And Belonging For International Day Of Peace, 21 September 2014

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- Sunday 21 September 2014 is the day that the Caribbean joins the rest of the world in observing International Day of Peace.

    Sunday, 21 September 2014
  • CARICOM, El Salvador enter new era of cooperation

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- What was described as a “new era” of diplomatic relations between the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and El Salvador began Friday (19 September) when Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, CARICOM Secretary-General accredited a new envoy from the Central American country.

    Sunday, 21 September 2014
  • PANCAP to hold high-level meetings

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- A series of high-level meetings of the Pan Caribbean Partnership against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP) will be held in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, next week.

    Friday, 19 September 2014
  • CARICOM Regional TVET Strategy for Workforce Development and Economic Competitiveness to be launched

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the Caribbean Association of National Training Agencies (CANTA) will formally launch the CARICOM Regional TVET Strategy for Workforce Development and Economic Competitiveness on Monday, September 22, 2014, at the Hilton Hotel, Trinidad and Tobago.

    Wednesday, 17 September 2014
  • Wellness revolution’ continues at CARICOM Secretariat

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- The Headquarters of the Caribbean Community, the CARICOM Secretariat on Monday commenced  a week of activities to commemorate Caribbean Wellness Day (CWD) 2014  and to sustain the ‘wellness revolution’ that began in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago in September 2007.

    Tuesday, 09 September 2014
  • CARICOM Consults on Draft Legislation for the CSME

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) continues its drive to establish a single economic space through the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME).

    Tuesday, 09 September 2014
  • CARICOM SG calls for innovative alternatives to finance SIDS’ development

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- Even as the Small Island Developing States (SIDS) examined the issue of financing sustainable development for SIDS in Apia, Samoa, CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque has posited the need for new and innovative alternatives.

    Saturday, 06 September 2014
  • CARICOM makes case for sustainable development of SIDS at UN conference

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- Caribbean Community (CARICOM) officials at the Third United Nations Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) made the case for the peculiar vulnerabilities of SIDS to be considered when the international community formulates economic policies for those countries.

    Saturday, 06 September 2014
  • CARICOM Kicks Off Government Procurement Consultations

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- The CARICOM Secretariat has convened three regional consultations to discuss the findings of a major consultancy on government procurement in the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME).

    Monday, 01 September 2014

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  • Female Umpires Part Of Two-Day Workshop

    ST. JOHN’S, Antigua (WICB) -- Four female umpires eyeing possible selection to the international panel for ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2017 in England and Wales are part of a two-day workshop that started today in Trinidad.

    Tuesday, 07 July 2015
  • Brathwaite For World T20 Qualifiers
    Brathwaite For World T20 Qualifiers

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (WICB) -- The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the match officials for the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier 2015, which will be staged in Ireland and Scotland from 9 to 26 July.

    Monday, 29 June 2015
  • Gayle Fireworks Stun St Lucia Zouks
    Gayle Fireworks Stun St Lucia Zouks

    GROS ISLET, St.Lucia (WICB) -- Chris Gayle’s spectacular unbeaten 90 blew away St Lucia Zouks and fired Jamaica Tallawahs to their first win of the 2015 Caribbean Premier League here Sunday.

    Monday, 29 June 2015
  • Patriots End Tridents Winning Streak
    Patriots End Tridents Winning Streak

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (WICB) -- St.Kitts and Nevis Patriots survived a courageous counter attack spearheaded by big hitting Kieron Pollard to clinch a nail biting one run victory over Barbados Tridents in game seven of the Caribbean Premier League at Kensington Oval here on Saturday.

    Monday, 29 June 2015
  • Zouks Edges Warriors In Late Thriller
    Zouks Edges Warriors In Late Thriller

    GROS ISLET, St.Lucia (WICB) -- A superb last over from Pacer Fidel Edwards on the back of a fiery spell from Kemar Roach fired St.Lucia Zouks to a sensational two run win over Guyana Amazon Warriors by way of the Duckworth Lewis Method in game six of the 2015 Caribbean Premier League (CPL) here Friday night.

    Monday, 29 June 2015
  • Outcomes From The Quarterly Meeting Of The WICB Directors

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (WICB) -- The Directors of the West Indies Cricket Board gathered for a regularly-scheduled, quarterly meeting of its Directors yesterday and today at the Accra Beach Hotel here.

    Monday, 29 June 2015
  • ICC Board Suspends USACA

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (ICC) -- The ICC Board, exercising its power under Article 2.7 of the ICC’s Articles of Association, has unanimously decided to suspend the membership of the USA Cricket Association (USACA) with immediate effect.

    Friday, 26 June 2015
  • Directors Meet Today, Tomorrow

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (WICB) -- The West Indies Cricket Board will hold a regularly-scheduled, quarterly meeting of its Directors today and tomorrow at the Accra Beach Hotel here.

    Friday, 26 June 2015
  • WICB Congratulate Zaheer Abbas
    WICB Congratulate Zaheer Abbas

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (WICB) -- The West Indies Cricket Board congratulated Pakistan legend Zaheer Abbas on his new role as President of the International Cricket Council (ICC).

    Friday, 26 June 2015
  • Bravo Thrilled With ESPYs Nomination
    Bravo Thrilled With ESPYs Nomination

    PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (WICB) -- Dwayne Bravo has labelled his ESPYS achievement as a “dream come true” following ESPN’s revelation on Wednesday in regard to his nomination in the ‘Best Play’ category.

    Friday, 26 June 2015
  • Miller Appointed To WICB Corporate Governance & Nominations Committee
    Miller Appointed To WICB Corporate Governance & Nominations Committee

    ST. JOHN’S, Antigua (WICB) -- The West Indies Cricket Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Dodridge Miller to its Corporate Governance & Nominations Committee.

    Thursday, 25 June 2015
  • West Indies Retired Players Foundation Golf Day As ‘Huge Success’
    West Indies Retired Players Foundation Golf Day As ‘Huge Success’

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (WICB) -- The West Indies Retired Players Foundation has expressed great delight with Sunday’s charity golf event, which was staged at Sandy Lane Country Club.

    Tuesday, 23 June 2015
  • Players Come Out Full Swing For Golf Day
    Players Come Out Full Swing For Golf Day

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (WICB) -- Several players are expressing excitement as preparation continue for the first West Indies Retired Player Foundation Golf Day, slated for Sunday, June 21 at the prestigious Sandy Lane Country Club.

    Saturday, 20 June 2015
  • Barbados Name U-17 Squad For Tobago
    Barbados Name U-17 Squad For Tobago

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (WICB) -- A 14-member Barbados team was today named for the WICB regional Under-17 Championship in Tobago from July 6 to 16.

    Saturday, 20 June 2015
  • Special Golf Day to support West Indies Retired Players Foundation
    Special Golf Day to support West Indies Retired Players Foundation

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (WICB) -- The ongoing work of the West Indies Retired Players Foundation (WIRPF) is set to get a major boost as it stages the inaugural charity golf day in Barbados.

    Thursday, 18 June 2015

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