BVIHSA Executive Team On-Call Initiative

ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIHSA) -- Corporate administrative services is now available 24/7 at the British Virgin Islands Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) with ...

Physician Specialty Clinic Schedule For October

ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIHSA) -- The British Virgin Islands Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) and HIMA Health from Puerto Rico wish to inform the public of th...

Nos Grandinan Meresé Alivio

WILLEMSTAD -- Riba enkargo di nos Promé Minister, Sr. Ivar Asjes, Reda Sosial a organisá un dia di deporte i rekreo pa mas di 450 hende Grandi di barionan ...

Último Siman Di E Kampaña Digicel “Esun...D...

KRALENDIJK -- E siman aki Digicel ta anunsiá dos felis ganador den e kampaña “Digicel... Esun Dibo!”

Gobernador Se Dirige A La Mesa Directiva Del CEAL

MADRID, España (La Fortaleza) -- El gobernador Alejandro García Padilla celebró hoy la entrada de Puerto Rico al Consejo Empresarial de América Latina (C...

Bomberos Combaten Incendio En Planta Reciclador...

BAYAMÓN -- Un incendio de origen desconocido que se inició cerca de las 6:00 de la mañana de hoy en las facilidades de la empresa recicladora de metales S...

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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    Thursday, 02 October 2014
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    Thursday, 02 October 2014
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    Thursday, 02 October 2014
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    Thursday, 02 October 2014
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    Thursday, 02 October 2014
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    Saturday, 13 September 2014
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    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
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    Regatta cool down sunset hike to top of Bonaire

    KRALENDIJK (STINAPA) -- After enjoying a week of Bonaire Regatta, here’s your chance to climb to the highest point on island!

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
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    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
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    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
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    Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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    BASSE-TERRE -- C’est le 26 Septembre prochain que la Guadeloupe accueillera son tout premier Startup Weekend !

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  • Copa Airlines Annonce 5 Vols Par Semaine A Partir De Décembre
    Copa Airlines Annonce 5 Vols Par Semaine A Partir De Décembre

    MARIGOT -- La Directrice de l’Office de Tourisme de Saint-Martin, Silviane John, félicite ses homologues de Sint-Maarten et d’Anguille après l’annonce de Copa Airlines le week end dernier qui va augmenter la fréquence de ses vols entre Panama City et Saint-Martin de 2 à 4 par semaine pour finalement proposer 5 vols par semaine à compter du mois de décembre 2014.

    Thursday, 31 July 2014
  • On Behalf Of Martinique Regional Council President Serge Letchimy, Martinique Tourism Authority Commissioner Karine Roy-Camille Visits The United Nations
    On Behalf Of Martinique Regional Council President Serge Letchimy, Martinique Tourism Authority Commissioner Karine Roy-Camille Visits The United Nations

    NEW YORK, NY, U.S.A. -- On behalf of Martinique Regional Council President Serge Letchimy, Martinique Tourism Authority Commissioner Karine Roy-Camille made an official visit to the United Nations June 5-7 to contribute to the Permanent Memorial in Honor of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade.

    Wednesday, 18 June 2014
  • 4e Edition De l’Open Saint-François -Région Guadeloupe
    4e Edition De l’Open Saint-François -Région Guadeloupe

    BASSE-TERRE -- La collectivité régionale est très fière de s’associer pour la deuxième fois à l’Open de golf de Saint-François-Région Guadeloupe, le plus grand tournoi professionnel international de la discipline dans toute la Caraïbe, qui se déroulera du 29 au 31 mai 2014 au golf international de Saint-François.

    Tuesday, 27 May 2014
  • VIe Sommet Des Chefs d’Etats Et De Gouvernements De l’Association Des Etats De La Caraïbe

    BASSE-TERRE -- Suite à l’adhésion officielle de la Guadeloupe à l’Association des Etats de la Caraïbe (AEC) en qualité de membre associé en son nom propre, la Région Guadeloupe participera au VIe Sommet des Chefs d’Etats et de Gouvernements de l’AEC, le.premier auquel prendra part notre territoire en tant que membre associé.

    Monday, 28 April 2014
  • Get A Weekly Peek At Island Wildlife
    Get A Weekly Peek At Island Wildlife

    GRAND CASE, Saint Martin -- Residents and tourists of all ages are invited to learn a little about island wildlife every week, at the booth hosted by the Les Fruits de Mer Association at the Mardis de Grand Case street fair each Tuesday. 

    Monday, 10 March 2014
  • Yacht Agent Yacht Assistance® Represented In Florida At Fort Lauderdale

    MARIGOT -- Yacht Assistance® / Maritime Services, a ship and yacht agency with headquarters in St.Martin-St.Maarten in the Caribbean announced that as from February 10, 2014 they also have a representation in Fort Lauderdale in addition to the many Caribbean Islands, the Mediterranean and other parts of the world.

    Friday, 14 February 2014
  • La Gran Tarea De Salvar A La Pequeña Martinica
    La Gran Tarea De Salvar A La Pequeña Martinica

    FORT-DE-FRANCE (IPS) -- Sánchez es un pequeño y central distrito comercial en Pequeña Martinica, la diminuta isla que forma parte del estado de Granada y que corre el riesgo de volverse aún más diminuta.

    Thursday, 06 February 2014
  • Saving The Tiny Island Of Petite Martinique
    Saving The Tiny Island Of Petite Martinique

    FORT-DE-FRANCE (IPS) -- Sanchez is a small central business district in Petite Martinique, the tiny island that forms part of the tri-nation state of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique.

    Wednesday, 05 February 2014
  • Sail Training Vessel WYLDE SWAN Sailing In St. Martin
    Sail Training Vessel WYLDE SWAN Sailing In St. Martin

    MARIGOT (CSTA) -- The Dutch sail training vessel WYLDE SWAN, which is the largest two mast top sail schooner in the world, has sailed on Wednesday January 22, 2014 from the Port of Galisbay Marigot with approx.

    Thursday, 23 January 2014
  • Tour De Martinique: Bertrand De Broc Race Ambassador, 15-16 February 2014
    Tour De Martinique: Bertrand De Broc Race Ambassador, 15-16 February 2014

    PARIS, France -- The 2014 Tour de Martinique race was officially presented by the Association Ven Dan Vwèl 972 at the Paris boat show on Saturday, 7th of July with the event ambassador Bertrand de Broc, who has just returned from the Transat Jacques Vabre race.

    Sunday, 08 December 2013
  • Caribbean Energy Transition In The Spotlight In Martinique

    FORT-DE-FRANCE -- The first Caribbean conference on energy transition (CTEC 2013) held last week in Martinique (October 22 and 23) has been hailed a success.

    Saturday, 02 November 2013
  • Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes Wins CSA Award
    Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes Wins CSA Award

    POINTE-À-PITRE -- Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes wins the Ludlow Stewart Award for best multi-purpose terminal at the Caribbean Shipping Association‘s 43rd Annual General Meeting in Panama City, where more than 300 shipping executives from across the Americas attended.

    Tuesday, 22 October 2013
  • Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes Reçoit Le Prix «Meilleur Port Multi-Usages De La Caraïbe 2012»
    Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes Reçoit Le Prix «Meilleur Port Multi-Usages De La Caraïbe 2012»

    POINTE-À-PITRE -- Au cours de la 43ème Assemblée Générale de la Caribbean Shipping Association (C.S.A.) qui s’est tenue du 7 au 9 octobre 2013 à Panama, les 350 représentants du monde du shipping, de la Caraïbe et de la zone Amérique centrale ont mené les réflexions sur la prochaine ouverture (fin 2015) du 3ème jeu d’écluses du Canal de Panama qui permettra le passage de navires de plus de 6000 TEUS.

    Tuesday, 22 October 2013
  • Guadeloupe Islands Tourist Board Unveils New Destination Specialist Training Program For North American Travel Advisors
    Guadeloupe Islands Tourist Board Unveils New Destination Specialist Training Program For North American Travel Advisors

    NEW YORK, NY, U.S.A. -- Guadeloupe Islands Tourist Board has unveiled a fully integrated multi-media Destination Guadeloupe Islands Specialist training program targeted at North American travel advisors.

    Friday, 11 October 2013

HC

Latest Hispanic Caribbean News

  • La Fortaleza Se Ilumina De Rosa Para Concienciar Sobre La Prevención Del Cáncer

    SAN JUAN (La Fortaleza) -- El Palacio de Santa Catalina permanecerá iluminado de color rosa durante todo el mes de octubre, fecha en que se conmemora el mes de concienciación sobre el cáncer de seno.

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • Gobernador Se Dirige A La Mesa Directiva Del CEAL
    Gobernador Se Dirige A La Mesa Directiva Del CEAL

    MADRID, España (La Fortaleza) -- El gobernador Alejandro García Padilla celebró hoy la entrada de Puerto Rico al Consejo Empresarial de América Latina (CEAL) y las oportunidades que desde este organismo surgen para promocionar a la isla como lugar de inversión.

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • Bomberos Combaten Incendio En Planta Recicladora De Metales En Bayamón
    Bomberos Combaten Incendio En Planta Recicladora De Metales En Bayamón

    BAYAMÓN -- Un incendio de origen desconocido que se inició cerca de las 6:00 de la mañana de hoy en las facilidades de la empresa recicladora de metales Schnitzer ha mantenido a bomberos de varios municipios de la zona metropolitana activos en las labores de extinción del mismo debido a la gran cantidad de material combustible acumulado.

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • Senado Se Une A Susan G. Komen En Race For The Cure

    SAN JUAN (CNM) -- El Senado anunció el miércoles que, por segundo año consecutivo, se unirá a la actividad ‘Race for the Cure’ y su lucha contra el cáncer de seno.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Urgen Al Gobierno Atención A Presupuesto Del Cuerpo De Bomberos

    SAN JUAN (CNM) -- El representante Ángel L. Bulerín Ramos urgió el miércoles al gobierno a reasignar los millones de dólares eliminados al Cuerpo de Bomberos y prestarle especial atención al mantenimiento de la flota, lo que pudo haber evitado el accidente que le causó la muerte la semana pasada a un bombero.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Inauguran Mes Del Cooperativismo Con Nueva Campaña Orientación Y Capacitación

    SAN JUAN (CNM) -- El presidente de la Corporación para la Supervisión y Seguro de Cooperativas (COSSEC), Daniel Rodríguez Collazo, anunció el miércoles el comienzo del Mes del Cooperativismo con una nueva campaña de orientación dirigida tanto a las cooperativas como a la ciudadanía sobre sus facultades y derechos.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Salud Analizará Casos De Chikungunya Por Región

    SAN JUAN (CNM) -- La secretaria del Departamento de Salud, Ana Rius dijo el miércoles que los casos de chikungunya serán analizados a nivel de región en la isla, con lo que ya no será necesario que las muestras de personas posiblemente contagiadas, sean enviadas a esa agencia.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Habrá Comunicación Directa Con Oficina De Reforma De La Policía

    SAN JUAN (CNM) -- La teniente coronel Clementina Vega Rosario, directora de la Oficina de Reforma informó el miércoles que ya está disponible para el público en general y los miembros de la Policía de Puerto Rico el correo electrónico This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. como una herramienta para que la ciudadanía pueda tener comunicación directa con dicha oficina.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • No Hay Que Preocuparse Por Primer Caso De Ébola En Estados Unidos

    SAN JUAN (CNM) -- La secretaria del Departamento de Salud, Ana Rius aseguró el miércoles que no hay que preocuparse en Puerto Rico luego que se confirmara la presencia del primer caso del virus del ébola en Estados Unidos.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Azúcar, Una Gramínea Con Potencial Energético
    Azúcar, Una Gramínea Con Potencial Energético

    HAVANA (IPS) -- ‘’Caña es mucho más que azúcar”,  afirma Feredico Sulroca, presidente de la cátedra azucarera Alvaro Reinoso de la Universidad de la Habana, creada hace más de una década  para promover la investigación y el debate sobre un tema que lo apasiona y al que dedicó una activa vida laboral de 33 años.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • CBP Officers Discover 2.5 Pounds Of Heroin Inside Vehicle

    SAN JUAN (CBP) -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers discovered 1.15 kilograms (2.5 pounds) of heroin concealed within a vehicle arriving from the Dominican Republic on the ferry on Friday. 

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Árbitraje Boricua Con Mucha Participación Internacional
    Árbitraje Boricua Con Mucha Participación Internacional

    SAN JUAN (FPF) -- Septiembre fue otro mes de muchos compromisos internacionales para los árbitros puertorriqueños de fútbol. 

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Anuncian Tercer Congreso Juvenil ‘Prevención Es Vida’
    Anuncian Tercer Congreso Juvenil ‘Prevención Es Vida’

    SAN JUAN (La Fortaleza) -- El éxito profesional, la autoestima, el acoso cibernético y el manejo de crisis son sólo algunos de los temas a discutirse durante la tercera edición del congreso juvenil ‘Prevención es Vida’, que se celebrará el próximo 9 de octubre en el Centro de Convenciones de Corozal.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Autoridades Investigan Incendio Intencional En Escuela Elemental De Bayamón
    Autoridades Investigan Incendio Intencional En Escuela Elemental De Bayamón

    BAYAMÓN -- Un incendio en el que se presume hubo mano criminal se reportó esta noche en un salón de la escuela elemental Diego Torres Vargas ubicado en la cuarta sección de la urbanización Santa Juanita de Bayamón.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Danilo Medina Se Reúne Con Empresarios Italianos Y Dominicanos En Roma
    Danilo Medina Se Reúne Con Empresarios Italianos Y Dominicanos En Roma

    ROMA, Italia (DICOM) -- El presidente Danilo Medina asistió hoy aquí a un encuentro organizado por un comité de empresarios italianos.

    Tuesday, 30 September 2014

HT

Latest Haiti News

  • Prezidan Michel Martelly Rekòmanse Kontak Yo Ak Klas Politik La

    WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A. (VOA) -- Prezidan Michel Martelly rekòmanse yon seri konsiltasyon ak klas politik la madi 30 septanm 2014 la nan Palè Nasyonal kote li rankontre delegasyon ki te sòti nan Relijyon pou Lapè, Konsèy Nasyonal Sant Demokratik (CONACED), ak Konferans Episkopal la; 7 manm sena ayisyen an te prezan tou nan rankont sa a (gwoup palmantè sa a  pat genyen menm youn nan 6 senatè ki poko dakò pou yo patisipe nan yon vòt sou amandman lwa elektoral la).

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Manifestasyon Pou Make Anivèsè Kou Deta 1991 Kont JB Aristide
    Manifestasyon Pou Make Anivèsè Kou Deta 1991 Kont JB Aristide

    WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A. (VOA) -- Patizan prezidan Jean Bertrand Aristide manifeste madi 30 septanm 2014 la pou make 23èm anivèsè kou deta ki te kapote l sou pouvwa an 1991 kèk jou apre li te sot pran lapawòl nan Asanble Jeneral Nasyonzini an.

    Tuesday, 30 September 2014
  • Haïti Fait État De Progrès Significatifs Dans Les Domaines Politique, Économique Et Sécuritaire Depuis 2010
    Haïti Fait État De Progrès Significatifs Dans Les Domaines Politique, Économique Et Sécuritaire Depuis 2010

    NEW YORK, NY, U.S.A. (ONU) -- Le Président d'Haïti, Michel Joseph Martelly, a affirmé vendredi, devant l'Assemblée générale des Nations Unies, que son pays avait « enregistré des progrès indiscutables au cours des trois dernières années », depuis le tremblement de terre dévastateur et meurtrier de janvier 2010.

    Tuesday, 30 September 2014
  • Haiti Calls For A Reformed, Strengthened Un At General Assembly High-Level Debate
    Haiti Calls For A Reformed, Strengthened Un At General Assembly High-Level Debate

    NEW YORK, NY, U.S.A. (UN) -- President Michel Martelly of Haiti, which United Nations missions have helped overcome natural disasters and political crises, took the podium of the General Assembly today to call for strengthening the world Organization in the face of the myriad emergencies it faces.

    Tuesday, 30 September 2014
  • El Presidente De Haití Relata En La Asamblea General Los Progresos En Su País
    El Presidente De Haití Relata En La Asamblea General Los Progresos En Su País

    NEW YORK, NY, U.S.A. (ONU) -- El pueblo haitiano se encuentra en un momento decisivo en su larga marcha hacia la estabilidad, la democracia y el progreso, afirmó hoy su presidente, Joseph Martelly, que participó hoy en el debate de alto nivel de la Asamblea General de la ONU.

    Monday, 29 September 2014
  • Le Mécanisme Anti-corruption De l’OEA A Adopté Le Rapport Sur Haïti

    WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A. (OEA) -- Le Comité d’experts du Mécanisme de suivi de la mise en œuvre de la Convention interaméricaine contre la corruption (MESICIC) de l’Organisation des États Américains (OEA) a adopté le premier rapport sur Haïti concernant la mise en application de ce traité dans le cadre du Quatrième cycle d’analyse, au cours de sa vingt-quatrième Réunion tenue du 8 au 12 septembre au siège de l’institution continentale à Washington, DC.

    Monday, 29 September 2014
  • "Ap Gen Eleksyon Ann Ayiti" Deklarasyon Prezidan Michel Martelly Devan Nasyonzini

    WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A. (VOA) -- Prezidan ayisyen an deklare devan Asanble Jeneral Nasyonizi an nan New York, vandredi 26 septanm nan: Ayiti ap òganize eleksyon !

    Monday, 29 September 2014
  • 2 Diplomat Ameriken Pwononse Yo Sou Kriz Ayisyen An
    2 Diplomat Ameriken Pwononse Yo Sou Kriz Ayisyen An

    WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A. (VOA) -- Nan New York, Koòdonatè espesyal depatman deta ameriken pou Ayiti, Thomas Adams ak anbasadè ameriken an nan repiblik karibeyen an, Pamela A. White, nan yon entèviou eksklizif ak anvwaye espesyal nou nan New York Jean Pierre Leroy pwononse yo sou sitiyasyon politik la nan peyi a.

    Friday, 26 September 2014
  • OAS Secretary General Participates In Meeting Of "Haiti Partners" In New York
    OAS Secretary General Participates In Meeting Of "Haiti Partners" In New York

    WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A. (OAS) -- The Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), José Miguel Insulza, participated this morning in the meeting of the “Haiti Partners," held in New York in the framework of the 69th Assembly General of the United Nations, taking place this week.

    Thursday, 25 September 2014
  • OAS Anti-Corruption Mechanism Adopted Report On Haiti

    WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A. (OEA) -- The Committee of Experts of the Follow-up Mechanism for the Implementation of the Inter-American Convention against Corruption (MESICIC) of the Organization of American States (OAS) adopted its first report on Haiti on the implementation of this treaty in the framework of the Fourth Round of Review of the Mechanism, during its Twenty-Fourth Meeting held from September 8 to 12 at the headquarters of the hemispheric institution in Washington, DC.

    Thursday, 25 September 2014
  • Mecanismo Anticorrupción De La OEA Adoptó Informe Sobre Haití

    WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A. (OEA) -- El Comité de Expertos del Mecanismo de Seguimiento de la Implementación de la Convención Interamericana contra la Corrupción (MESICIC) de la Organización de los Estados Americanos (OEA) adoptó su primer informe de Haití sobre la aplicación de este tratado en el marco de la Cuarta Ronda de análisis, durante su XXIV reunión, celebrada entre el 8 y el 12 de septiembre en la sede de la institución hemisférica en Washington, DC.

    Thursday, 25 September 2014
  • Secretario General de la OEA participa en Reunión de “Socios de Haití” en Nueva York
    Secretario General de la OEA participa en Reunión de “Socios de Haití” en Nueva York

    WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A. (OEA) -- El Secretario General de la Organización de los Estados Americanos (OEA), José Miguel Insulza, participó en la mañana de hoy en la reunión del grupo “Socios de Haití”, que se llevó a cabo en Nueva York en el marco de la 69 Asamblea General de las Naciones Unidas, que se celebra esta semana.

    Thursday, 25 September 2014
  • Apèl Prezidan Danilo Medina Pou Kominote Entènasyonal La Ede Ayiti
    Apèl Prezidan Danilo Medina Pou Kominote Entènasyonal La Ede Ayiti

    WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A. (VOA) -- Prezidan dominiken an, Danilo Medina, te pran lapawòl mèkredi 24 septanm 2014 la nan 69èm sesyon Asanble Jeneral Oganizasyon Nasyon Zini an nan New York kote li devlope vizyon li pou peyi li, pou lemond e pou relasyon Repiblik Dominikèn ak lòt nasyon yo.

    Thursday, 25 September 2014
  • Ayiti-Politik: Opozisyon An Anonse Yon Manifestasyon Samdi Kont Prezidan Martelly

    WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A. (VOA) -- Ann Ayiti, Mouvman Patriyotik Opozisyon Demokratik la (MOPOD) rejte envitasyon Prezidan Michel Martelly lanse pou gwoup la patisipe nan yon seri konsiltasyon separe pouvwa egzekitif la lanse pou rezoud kriz politik la.

    Thursday, 25 September 2014
  • OEA Hace Recomendaciones A Haití En Lucha Contra La Corrupción
    OEA Hace Recomendaciones A Haití En Lucha Contra La Corrupción

    WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A. (VOA) -- El Comité de Expertos del Mecanismo de Seguimiento de la Implementación de la Convención Interamericana contra la Corrupción (MESICIC) de la Organización de los Estados Americanos (OEA) realizó una serie de recomendaciones a Haití en cuanto a la lucha contra la corrupción en el país caribeño.

    Thursday, 25 September 2014

BVI

Latest British Virgin Islands News

  • Parents Invited To The Elmore Stoutt High School PTA Meetings

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- Parents and guardians of students attending the Elmore Stoutt High School are invited to a series of village PTA meetings.

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • Public Invited To Opening Of School Of Technical Studies

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- The Government of the Virgin Islands is inviting the public to the official opening ceremony for the Virgin Islands School of Technical Studies Thursday October 16, at 2:00 p.m. at the school grounds in Baugher’s Bay.

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • Premier Smith To Hold Office Hours In Virgin Gorda On Oct. 7

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- The Government of the Virgin Islands is advising residents of the Virgin Gorda community that Premier and Minister of Finance Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE will hold office hours on Tuesday, October 7 at the Virgin Gorda Administration Complex, Vanterpool Building.

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • BVIHSA Executive Team On-Call Initiative
    BVIHSA Executive Team On-Call Initiative

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIHSA) -- Corporate administrative services is now available 24/7 at the British Virgin Islands Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) with the new ‘Executive Team On-Call’ initiative that takes immediate effect.

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • Physician Specialty Clinic Schedule For October
    Physician Specialty Clinic Schedule For October

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (BVIHSA) -- The British Virgin Islands Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) and HIMA Health from Puerto Rico wish to inform the public of the HIMA Physician Outpatient/Specialty Clinic schedule for October is as follows:

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • Fire And Safety Awareness Week To Be Celebrated October 5 - 11
    Fire And Safety Awareness Week To Be Celebrated October 5 - 11

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- The Virgin Islands Fire and Rescue Service will be celebrating its 18th annual Fire Safety Awareness Week in the Territory from Sunday, October 5 to Saturday, October 11.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton Virgin Gorda Office Hours

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- The Ministry of Health and Social Development is informing the community of Virgin Gorda that the Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton will be holding office hours on Virgin Gorda on Thursday October 2, from 10:00a.m. to 1:30p.m. at the Administration Building in Spanish Town.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Public Invited To Family Reunion Barbeque On October 5

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- The staff of the Adina Donovan Home for the Elderly is inviting the public to its Family Reunion Barbeque Night on October 5 beginning at 4:30p.m.

    Tuesday, 30 September 2014
  • OECS Climate Change Exhibition Open!
    OECS Climate Change Exhibition Open!

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- Deputy Premier and Minister of Natural Resources and Labour  Dr. The Honourable Kedrick Pickering cut the ribbon at the Opening Ceremony for the much anticipated, educational and informative Climate Change Exhibition.

    Tuesday, 30 September 2014
  • Fire Safety Awareness Week 2014

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- As part of activities to mark Fire Safety Awareness Week 2014, schools, businesses and the public are invited to make appointments with Virgin Islands Fire and Rescue Service for lectures on child car seat installation, fire suppression training and fire drills to test emergency evacuation plans.

    Tuesday, 30 September 2014
  • Community Meetings To Discuss Strategies To Stop Mosquito Breeding

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- The Ministry of Health and Social Development and the BVI Health Services Authority are continuing efforts to educate the public about strategies to mitigate Chikungunya and Dengue Fever.

    Tuesday, 30 September 2014
  • Child Protection Practices To Be Enhanced In The Virgin Islands
    Child Protection Practices To Be Enhanced In The Virgin Islands

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- The Virgin Islands now has enhanced strategies for detecting and reporting child sexual abuse cases, following the Government of the Virgin Island’s participation in a sub-regional workshop titled: “Responding to and Managing Child Sexual Abuse in the United Kingdom Overseas Territories (UKOTs).

    Tuesday, 30 September 2014
  • Youth To Apply For The Face Of The Organization Workshop

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- The Ministry of Education and Culture is inviting young people between 16 - 30 years old to sign up for the Face of the Organization Workshop: Becoming an Effective Receptionist.

    Monday, 29 September 2014
  • 2015 Study Abroad Scholarship Applications Due By October 31

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- The Ministry of Education and Culture is informing prospective applicants that the deadline to submit applications for scholarships to pursue studies abroad is Friday, October 31st.

    Monday, 29 September 2014
  • BVI Government Remains Committed To Safeguarding Energy Future
    BVI Government Remains Committed To Safeguarding Energy Future

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- Caribbean governments have been urged to urgently work together to come up with a Renewable Energy Policy which will ensure the sustainability of the sector.

    Saturday, 27 September 2014

USVI

Latest United States Virgin Islands News

WI

Latest West Indian News

  • Hawkins In First For Sol Rally Barbados 2015

    BRIDGETOWN -- Britain’s Andy Hawkins was first in line when entries for Sol Rally Barbados 2015 opened this morning (October 1) – at 5.00am UK time, midnight in Barbados, he hit ‘send’ to confirm his return for the 25th Anniversary running of Barbados Rally Club’s (BRC) premier event.

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • Renowned Researcher Michael Nobel to Receive UTech Honorary Degree and Deliver Distinguished Public Lecture

    KINGSTON (UTECH) -- The University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech) will confer the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science (Honoris Causa) on Prof. Michael Nobel, Chairman of the Nobel Sustainable Trust Foundation and family member of Alfred Nobel (founder of the prestigious World Nobel prizes) at a special ceremony to be held on Thursday, October 2, 2014 at the Alfred Sangster auditorium, UTech Papine campus commencing at 6:00 pm.

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • JAMPRO To Lead Business Reforms Under Competitiveness And Growth Project

    KINGSTON, Jamaica (JAMPRO) --In the wake of Jamaica’s recent 8-point advance in the Global Competitiveness Report rankings, the Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) has been appointed to coordinate the first component of a US$50 million World Bank Project geared at improving the country’s business environment through more simplified business processes, and strengthening the development of investment projects and small businesses.

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • Farmers Urged To Protect Pigs Against PEDv

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- Local farmers  are being urged to safeguard  their  pigs against the deadly Porcine Epidemic Diarrhoea Virus (PEDv), by  President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Jamaica Broilers Group, Chris Levy.

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • People Need To Change Their Thinking - Security Minister

    MONTEGO BAY (JIS) -- National Security Minister, Hon. Peter Bunting, says the thinking by many  people that the solution to crime and violence rests with law enforcement, has to be changed.

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • Industry State Minister Lauds Jambisco

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- Minister of State in the Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Hon. Sharon Ffolkes-Abrahams, has commended the Jamaica Biscuit Company (JAMBISCO) for being a strong pillar of the local economy for over 100 years.

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • Educators Urged To Remain Alert For Signs Of Child Abuse

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- Minister of Youth and Culture, Hon. Lisa Hanna, is appealing to educators to continue to familiarise themselves with the signs of abuse in children, particularly sexual abuse, so that suspected cases can be reported to the relevant authorities.

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • Over US$80 Million In Medical Supplies And Services From Atlanta-Montego Bay Health Mission

    WASHINGTON DC, U.S.A. (JIS) -- Jamaica’s honorary consul to Atlanta, Jewel Scott, has praised the Atlanta-Montego Bay Sister Cities Health Mission for providing over US$80 million in medical supplies and services, and treating more than 47,000 patients over the past 20 years. 

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • Improved School Feeding Initiative Commences This Week

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- The Ministry of Education will this week commence its increased nutritional support to the early childhood sector.

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • Senate Passes General Consumption Tax (Amendment) Act

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- The General Consumption Tax (Amendment) Act was passed in the Senate on Friday, September 26.

    Thursday, 02 October 2014
  • Tourism-Agriculture Link To Create Jobs
    Tourism-Agriculture Link To Create Jobs

    MONTEGO BAY (JIS) -- The Government is targeting an employment boom from the strengthening of linkages between agriculture and tourism.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Nurses Get More Training As Improvements In Primary Health Care Continue

    MONTEGO BAY (JIS) -- Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Fenton Ferguson says the Government is continuing its drive to improve health care delivery at the primary level, with some 45 Registered Nurses presently undergoing training in critical care and midwifery at the University of Technology.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Passing IMF Tests Creates Economic Stability – Dr. Phillips

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- Finance and Planning Minister, Hon. Dr. Peter Phillips, says that passing the International Monetary Fund (IMF) tests creates stability in the Jamaican economy.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Pig Farmers Hailed For Creating Self-Sufficient Pork Industry

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- Chief Technical Director in the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Dervan Spence, has lauded local pig farmers for creating a “self-sufficient pork industry”.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Portland Has Lowest Murder Rate
    Portland Has Lowest Murder Rate

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- Portland is the country’s safest parish, with the lowest murder rate at 10 per 100,000 population, the latest crime statistics have revealed.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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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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  • Cricket Australia XI Squad Announced
    Cricket Australia XI Squad Announced

    SYDNEY, Australia (WICB) -- The Cricket Australia (CA) Women’s National Selection Panel (WNSP) today announced a 12-player squad that will play the West Indies in two Women’s T20 matches in Canberra next month.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Campbell Predicting Tough Aussie Tour
    Campbell Predicting Tough Aussie Tour

    KINGSTON, Jamaica (WICB) -- Sherwin Campbell, coach of West Indies Women, believes the team's upcoming tour of Australia will be a challenging one.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Sir Richie - West Indies Can Beat India
    Sir Richie - West Indies Can Beat India

    MUMBAI, India (WICB) -- West Indies cricket manager Richie Richardson on Wednesday said he is well aware that India would look to bounce back from their forgettable England tour but believes in his side's ability and looks forward to beat the hosts.

    Wednesday, 01 October 2014
  • Sunil Narine Reported For Suspect Action
    Sunil Narine Reported For Suspect Action

    HYDERABAD, India (WICB) -- Umpires in the ongoing Champions League Twenty20 have reported West Indies mystery off-spinner Sunil Narine for having a suspected illegal action.

    Tuesday, 30 September 2014
  • Trump Card Narine Helps KKR To 13th Win
    Trump Card Narine Helps KKR To 13th Win

    HYDERABAD, India (WICB) -- Mystery off-spinner Sunil Narine carried his tournament tally of wickets to 11 as Kolkata Knight Riders finished their group phase of the Champions League Twenty20 unbeaten, with an easy 36-run win over Dolphins here Monday.

    Monday, 29 September 2014
  • Gayle Confident Of Making India Tests
    Gayle Confident Of Making India Tests

    KINGSTON, Jamaica (WICB) -- Opener Chris Gayle is expressing confidence that he will be fit and ready in time to be considered for the West Indies' upcoming Test series against India.

    Monday, 29 September 2014
  • Tridents Bow Out Of Champions League
    Tridents Bow Out Of Champions League

    MOHALI, India (WICB) -- Barbados Tridents produced a limp all-round effort to crash out of the Champions League Twenty20, after going down by six wickets to Hobart Hurricanes here Sunday.

    Monday, 29 September 2014
  • Dr Mitchell Praises New WICB Leadership
    Dr Mitchell Praises New WICB Leadership

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (WICB) -- The CARICOM leader who perhaps pays the most attention among the heads of government to the fortunes of West Indies cricket likes the steps now being taken by the game’s administrators to clean up the region’s act on and off the field.

    Monday, 29 September 2014
  • Windies Storm Back To Level T20i Series
    Windies Storm Back To Level T20i Series

    KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (WICB) -- West Indies Women leveled the series after an impressive all round performance from Deandra Dottin powered them to a seven wicket win over New Zealand Women in the second T20 International at the Arnos Vale Sports Complex here on Thursday.

    Friday, 26 September 2014
  • Barbados Cricket & Lancashre Sign MoU
    Barbados Cricket & Lancashre Sign MoU

    LANCASHIRE, England (WICB) -- The Lancashire Cricket Board (LCB) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Barbados Cricket Association (BCA).

    Thursday, 25 September 2014
  • Sir Richie Wants Support For Ramdin
    Sir Richie Wants Support For Ramdin

    ST JOHN’S, Antigua (WICB) -- Manager of the West Indies Cricket Team, Sir Richie Richardson, has called on the region to support wicket-keeper batsman Denesh Ramdin as captain of the regional squad.

    Thursday, 25 September 2014
  • Samuels Aims To Unleash 'Full Potential'
    Samuels Aims To Unleash 'Full Potential'

    KINGSTON, Jamaica (WICB) -- West Indies batsman Marlon Samuels is expressing pleasure at being recalled to the regional outfit.

    Thursday, 25 September 2014
  • Dravid - Shiv Was Different In His Style
    Dravid - Shiv Was Different In His Style

    NEW DELHI, India (WICB) -- Former India captain Rahul Dravid paid rich tributes to West Indies batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul stating that the "sheer weight of runs and duration of international career" makes left-hander an exceptional batsman.

    Wednesday, 24 September 2014
  • GCB rolls out franchise system plan
    GCB rolls out franchise system plan

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana (WICB) -- With the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) getting ready to roll out a full Professional First Class Franchise System, in which a cadre of 90 players will be engaged in a professional cricket structure on a day-to-day basis all year round, the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) yesterday at the Everest Cricket Club pavilion brought its stakeholders up to date with the system.

    Wednesday, 24 September 2014
  • West Indies Squad For ODI Indian series
    West Indies Squad For ODI Indian series

    ST JOHN’S, Antigua (WICB) -- The selection panel of the West Indies Cricket Board announced on Tuesday, a 15-member West Indies squad for the upcoming series of five One-day Internationals on the tour of India.

    Wednesday, 24 September 2014

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