Loan scam

BRIDGETOWN -- At least nine loans valued at nearly $1 million were allegedly financed by a local company for vehicles that do not exist.

BCA owed $6m

BRIDGETOWN -- Kensington Development Corporation (KDC), a statutory corporation which leases the famed Kensington Oval cricket ground, owes the Barbados Cric...

Report them

BRIDGETOWN -- If you think your lawyer is stealing from you, report him/her to the Disciplinary Committee of the Barbados Bar Association.

We must travel!

BRIDGETOWN -- Government Ministers must travel if Barbados is to effectively continue its multilateral engagements, notwithstanding budget cuts.

‘Clowns Without Borders’ Thrill Children In...

MONTEGO BAY (JIS) -- Nearly five hundred students from early childhood institutions and primary schools in St James were thrilled by the performances of memb...

Hundreds Bid Farewell To Late Minister Roger Cl...

MONTEGO BAY (JIS) -- Hundreds of persons paid their final respects to late Agriculture and Fisheries Minister, Hon. Roger Clarke, during the Service of Thank...

Llega A Granada Muestra Itinerante De Cine Del ...

SAINT GEORGE, Granada (PL) -- Cerca de 18 filmes integran la VI edición de la Muestra Itinerante de Cine del Caribe que sesiona hasta el domingo en el Grena...

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  • Un Desishon Krusial Pa Boneiru Lista Di Kandidato Di PHU

    KRALENDIJK (PHU) -- Boneiru a kai den un pos.

    Monday, 15 September 2014
  • Een Cruciale Beslissing Voor Bonaire Kandidatenlijst Van De PHU

    KRALENDIJK (PHU) -- Bonaire is in een put gevallen.

    Monday, 15 September 2014
  • Loan scam

    2014-0914-bb-dn-ScamBRIDGETOWN -- At least nine loans valued at nearly $1 million were allegedly financed by a local company for vehicles that do not exist.

    Monday, 15 September 2014
  • BCA owed $6m

    2014-0914-bb-dn-BCA logoBRIDGETOWN -- Kensington Development Corporation (KDC), a statutory corporation which leases the famed Kensington Oval cricket ground, owes the Barbados Cricket Association (BCA) more than $6 million.

    Monday, 15 September 2014
  • Report them

    2014-0914-bb-dn-Tariq Khan AttorneyTariq Khan, president of the Barbados Bar Association. BRIDGETOWN -- If you think your lawyer is stealing from you, report him/her to the Disciplinary Committee of the Barbados Bar Association.

    Monday, 15 September 2014
  • We must travel!

    2014-0914-bb-dn-Maxine McCleanSenator Maxine McClean.BRIDGETOWN -- Government Ministers must travel if Barbados is to effectively continue its multilateral engagements, notwithstanding budget cuts.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • High Global Rating For Jamaica’s Whistleblower Legislation

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- Jamaica’s Protected Disclosures Act is regarded as one the best whistleblowing legislations enacted in countries globally, by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • ‘Clowns Without Borders’ Thrill Children In St. James
    ‘Clowns Without Borders’ Thrill Children In St. James

    MONTEGO BAY (JIS) -- Nearly five hundred students from early childhood institutions and primary schools in St James were thrilled by the performances of members of the internationally-acclaimed Spanish humanitarian organization, ‘Clowns without Borders’ (‘Payasos sin Fronteras’), at Sam Sharpe Teachers College, Granville, St James, on Friday, September 12. 

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Lucea’s New Mayor Targetting Priority Engagements

    MONTEGO BAY (JIS) -- Newly installed Mayor of Lucea, Councillor Wynter McIntosh, has listed increased investments, crime reduction, and improved sanitation across the parish of Hanover, among the priority engagements he will be targeting during his tenure.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Global Partnerships Urged To Mitigate Small Island States’ Challenges

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- A call has been made for global partnerships to mitigate external economic, social, and environmental challenges that significantly impact Small Island Developing States (SIDS), such as Jamaica.  

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Hundreds Bid Farewell To Late Minister Roger Clarke
    Hundreds Bid Farewell To Late Minister Roger Clarke

    MONTEGO BAY (JIS) -- Hundreds of persons paid their final respects to late Agriculture and Fisheries Minister, Hon. Roger Clarke, during the Service of Thanksgiving held at St. George’s Anglican Church, in Savanna-la-Mar, Westmoreland, on Saturday (September 13).

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Cross Keys High School To Commence Sixth Form Programme

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- Students in and around South Manchester will have the opportunity to pursue Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) level studies at Cross Keys High School, situated in that area, which commences its sixth form programme on Monday, September 15.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Beet Armyworm Infestation Falls To Under Five Per Cent

    MONTEGO BAY (JIS) -- The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries is reporting that the Beet Armyworm infestation, that has been plaguing St Elizabeth, has declined to less than five per cent in cultivations still affected by the pest. 

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Llega A Granada Muestra Itinerante De Cine Del Caribe

    2014-0914-cu-pl-cineSAINT GEORGE, Granada (PL) -- Cerca de 18 filmes integran la VI edición de la Muestra Itinerante de Cine del Caribe que sesiona hasta el domingo en el Grenada Trade Centre, de esta capital.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Barbados Ofrece Ayuda En Desarrollo De Calentamiento Solar De Agua

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (PL) -- Con más de 40 años de experiencia en el calentamiento solar del agua, Barbados se declaró hoy dispuesta a prestar asistencia a otros países en el establecimiento de sus propios programas.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Autoridades De Guyana Investigan Hallazgo De Buque Semi-Sumergible

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana (PL) -- La Unidad Antinarcóticos y de Aduanas de Guyana continúa hoy la investigación por el descubrimiento de un semi-sumergible hallado en estas aguas el mes pasado.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Isla De Montserrat Elige Hoy Nuevo Gobierno

    BRADES, Montserrat (PL) -- Con 31 candidatos y una marcada especulación, los habitantes de esta pequeña isla caribeña eligen hoy su nuevo gobierno.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • En Prisión Domiciliaria Ex Presidente Haitiano

    PUERTO PRINCIPE, Haiti (PL) El ex presidente haitiano, Jean Bertrand Aristide, fue puesto bajo arresto domiciliario acusado de corrupción, informaron hoy las radios Metropole y Kiskeya, que citan fuentes judiciales.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Caricom Realiza Actos Por El Día Del Bienestar Caribeño

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana (PL) La Secretaría de la Comunidad del Caribe (Caricom), realiza hoy diversas actividades para conmemorar el Día del Bienestar Caribeño el próximo 13 de septiembre, enfocada en los avances en salud pública en la región.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • OECO Revisa Progresos De Unión Económica En Granada

    SAINT GEORGE'S, Granada (PL) -- Una misión de la Organización de Estados del Caribe Oriental (OECO) concluyó hoy aquí una visita destinada a revisar los progresos y desarrollo de la Unión Económica del ente regional.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014

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  • Scotland’s September 18 Referendum: Its Consequences

    LONDON, England -- If the people of Scotland vote for independence from the United Kingdom on September 18, they will be buying a one-way ticket to their own misfortune, and with consequences that will go beyond their borders affecting Commonwealth countries.

    Saturday, 13 September 2014
  • Another Reason To Shout “WAHOO” During The November Smackdown V At The Bimini Big Game Club Resort And Marina

    2014-0903-gcar-Playboy-Playmate-Shawn-DillonShawn Dillon.ALICE TOWN, Bimini -- A Florida girl with a love of diving and fishing, Shawn Dillon also happens to be the February 2013 Centerfold in Playboy Magazine.

    Thursday, 04 September 2014
  • Authorities Analyzed Vulnerability Of Caribbean SIDS at ECLAC Event During The Samoa Conference

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (ECLAC) -- Authorities from several Caribbean Small Island Developing States (SIDS) and experts from the United Nations discussed today the critical factors that underpin the vulnerability of Caribbean SIDS, during the Third International Conference on SIDS being held this week in Samoa.

    Thursday, 04 September 2014
  • Alicia Bárcena Received Honoris Causadoctorate From University Of Oslo

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (ECLAC) -- The Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), Alicia Bárcena, today became the first Latin American woman to be awarded an honoris causa doctorate by the University of Oslo, Norway, along with another 16 men and women from various disciplines and nationalities.

    Tuesday, 02 September 2014
  • Alicia Bárcena Recibió Doctorado Honoris Causaen La Universidad De Oslo

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (CEPAL) -- La Secretaria Ejecutiva de la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL), Alicia Bárcena, se convirtió hoy en la primera mujer latinoamericana en ser investida como doctora honoris causa en la Universidad de Oslo, Noruega, junto a otras 16 personalidades, hombres y mujeres, de diferentes disciplinas y nacionalidades.

    Tuesday, 02 September 2014
  • ECLAC Hosts A Regional Consultation On Accountability For The Post-2015 Agenda

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (ECLAC) -- Today, representatives of the region’s Member States and United Nations experts meeting at the headquarters of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) in Santiago, Chile, advocated a strengthening of existing regional mechanisms for the implementation and accountability of the post-2015 development agenda.

    Friday, 29 August 2014
  • CEPAL Acoge Consulta Regional Sobre La Rendición De Cuentas De La Agenda Post-2015

    VITACURA, Santiago, Chile (CEPAL) --  Representantes de Estados miembros de la región y expertos de Naciones Unidas reunidos en la sede de la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL), en Santiago de Chile, abogaron hoy por fortalecer los mecanismos regionales existentes para la implementación y la rendición de cuentas de la agenda de desarrollo post-2015.

    Friday, 29 August 2014
  • 51 Years Later Dr King’s Dream Remains Unfulfilled
    51 Years Later Dr King’s Dream Remains Unfulfilled

    LONDON, England -- I write this commentary on August 28, 2014 – fifty-one years after the Reverend Dr Martin Luther King Jr made his famous speech, “I have a dream” at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC.

    Thursday, 28 August 2014
  • Who Will Write Today's Caribbean's History

    LONDON, England -- As far as I can determine, few if any of the current group of Caribbean Prime Ministers, or opposition leaders keeps a diary recording events and conversations of importance.

    Saturday, 23 August 2014
  • Kamla Is Right: Joint Caribbean Action Vital To Ensure No Health Crisis
    Kamla Is Right: Joint Caribbean Action Vital To Ensure No Health Crisis

    LONDON, England -- Trinidad and Tobago’s Prime Minister, Kamla Persad-Bissessar, is right to have called for a special meeting of leaders of the 15-nation Caribbean Community (CARICOM) “to take pre-emptive measures to ensure the safety, health and well-being of millions of citizens of the Caribbean region” in relation to the Chikungunya and Ebola diseases.

    Saturday, 23 August 2014
  • Special Outlook Issued To Discuss Results Of Aircraft Reconnaissance Mission
    Special Outlook Issued To Discuss Results Of Aircraft Reconnaissance Mission

    MIAMI, FL, U.S.A. (NHC | 04:50PM) -- An Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter aircraft is continuing to investigate the area of disturbed weather moving over and north of Puerto Rico and Hispaniola.

    Friday, 22 August 2014
  • Special Tropical Weather Outlook
    Special Tropical Weather Outlook

    MIAMI, FL, U.S.A. (NHC | 04:00PM) -- Data from an Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter aircraft indicate that the circulation associated with the small low pressure area approaching the Leeward Islands is poorly defined.

    Thursday, 21 August 2014
  • Too Soon To Say A Gulf Coast Hurricane But Development Possible In Caribbean
    Too Soon To Say A Gulf Coast Hurricane But Development Possible In Caribbean

    STATE COLLEGE, PA, U.S.A. (AccuWeather | Aug. 20, 09:12PM) -- While it is too early to say for sure that a hurricane will hit the Gulf coast before the end of August, there may be a threat for the United States and Caribbean islands from the Atlantic in the coming days.

    Thursday, 21 August 2014
  • Canals And The Caribbean
    Canals And The Caribbean

    LONDON, England -- On August 15 Panama celebrated one hundred years of operation of its canal.

    Sunday, 17 August 2014
  • Scotland’s Independence: Should The Commonwealth Caribbean Care?
    Scotland’s Independence: Should The Commonwealth Caribbean Care?

    LONDON, England -- On September 18, the electorate in Scotland will vote in a referendum to decide if Scotland should be independent of the United Kingdom (UK).

    Sunday, 17 August 2014

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  • Scotland’s September 18 Referendum: Its Consequences

    LONDON, England -- If the people of Scotland vote for independence from the United Kingdom on September 18, they will be buying a one-way ticket to their own misfortune, and with consequences that will go beyond their borders affecting Commonwealth countries.

    Saturday, 13 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
  • Marijuana Tourism Debate At State Of The Industry Conference

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CTO) -- The notion or reality of marijuana tourism will be discussed at the upcoming State of the Industry Conference (SOTIC) in the USVI next week.

    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
  • Política Climática Y Gestión Del Agua Se Dan La Mano En El Caribe
    Política Climática Y Gestión Del Agua Se Dan La Mano En El Caribe

    PUERTO ESPAÑA, Trinidad (IPS) -- En el Caribe existe una creciente preocupación porque el cambio climático genere una intensificación del ciclo hidrológico a escala global, por lo que varios actores trabajan para que el tema se incluya en los planes de Gestión Integrada de Recursos Hídricos (GIRH).

    Thursday, 04 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
  • Caribbean Tourism Numbers Growing Fueled By US Confidence
    Caribbean Tourism Numbers Growing Fueled By US Confidence

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CTO) -- The Caribbean recorded a rise in visitor arrivals during the first half of this year, keeping pace with the world average.

    Friday, 29 August 2014
  • 51 Years Later Dr King’s Dream Remains Unfulfilled
    51 Years Later Dr King’s Dream Remains Unfulfilled

    LONDON, England -- I write this commentary on August 28, 2014 – fifty-one years after the Reverend Dr Martin Luther King Jr made his famous speech, “I have a dream” at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC.

    Thursday, 28 August 2014
  • STR Reports Caribbean/Mexico Hotel Pipeline For July 2014
    STR Reports Caribbean/Mexico Hotel Pipeline For July 2014

    HENDERSONVILLE, TN, U.S.A. (STR) -- The Caribbean/Mexico hotel development pipeline comprises 167 hotels totaling 28,140 rooms, according to the July 2014 STR Construction Pipeline Report.

    Thursday, 28 August 2014
  • Climate Policy Goes Hand-In-Hand With Water Policy
    Climate Policy Goes Hand-In-Hand With Water Policy

    PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (IPS) -- Concerned that climate change could lead to an intensification of the global hydrological cycle, Caribbean stakeholders are working to ensure it is included in the region’s plans for Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM).

    Thursday, 28 August 2014
  • Season One Of HBO’s “The Leftovers” Comes To An End

    MIAMI, FL, U.S.A. (HBO) -- The HBO original drama series The Leftovers wraps up its first season with the episode titled “The Prodigal Son Returns,” premiering one week after the originally scheduled date, on Sunday, September 7th in the Caribbean, simultaneously with the United States.

    Wednesday, 27 August 2014
  • HBO Offers A Month Of Thrills With Its September Movie Lineup In The Caribbean

    MIAMI, FL, U.S.A. (HBO) -- No other channel brings viewers more of the excitement and adrenaline rush of the biggest Hollywood hits than HBO, offering subscribers in the Caribbean a new film every Saturday during the month September at 22:00 hrs AST*.

    Tuesday, 26 August 2014
  • Los Más Pequeños También Sufren El Cambio Climático En El Caribe
    Los Más Pequeños También Sufren El Cambio Climático En El Caribe

    CASTRIES, Santa Lucía (IPS) -- Al diseñar las estrategias para lidiar con el cambio climático es común olvidarse de las niñas y los niños, a pesar de que tienen menos recursos para defenderse en situaciones problemáticas.

    Monday, 25 August 2014

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  • La Guadeloupe Accueille Son Premier Startup Weekend
    La Guadeloupe Accueille Son Premier Startup Weekend

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

    Saturday, 02 August 2014
  • 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

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  • Llega A Granada Muestra Itinerante De Cine Del Caribe

    2014-0914-cu-pl-cineSAINT GEORGE, Granada (PL) -- Cerca de 18 filmes integran la VI edición de la Muestra Itinerante de Cine del Caribe que sesiona hasta el domingo en el Grenada Trade Centre, de esta capital.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Barbados Ofrece Ayuda En Desarrollo De Calentamiento Solar De Agua

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (PL) -- Con más de 40 años de experiencia en el calentamiento solar del agua, Barbados se declaró hoy dispuesta a prestar asistencia a otros países en el establecimiento de sus propios programas.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Autoridades De Guyana Investigan Hallazgo De Buque Semi-Sumergible

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana (PL) -- La Unidad Antinarcóticos y de Aduanas de Guyana continúa hoy la investigación por el descubrimiento de un semi-sumergible hallado en estas aguas el mes pasado.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Isla De Montserrat Elige Hoy Nuevo Gobierno

    BRADES, Montserrat (PL) -- Con 31 candidatos y una marcada especulación, los habitantes de esta pequeña isla caribeña eligen hoy su nuevo gobierno.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • En Prisión Domiciliaria Ex Presidente Haitiano

    PUERTO PRINCIPE, Haiti (PL) El ex presidente haitiano, Jean Bertrand Aristide, fue puesto bajo arresto domiciliario acusado de corrupción, informaron hoy las radios Metropole y Kiskeya, que citan fuentes judiciales.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Caricom Realiza Actos Por El Día Del Bienestar Caribeño

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana (PL) La Secretaría de la Comunidad del Caribe (Caricom), realiza hoy diversas actividades para conmemorar el Día del Bienestar Caribeño el próximo 13 de septiembre, enfocada en los avances en salud pública en la región.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • OECO Revisa Progresos De Unión Económica En Granada

    SAINT GEORGE'S, Granada (PL) -- Una misión de la Organización de Estados del Caribe Oriental (OECO) concluyó hoy aquí una visita destinada a revisar los progresos y desarrollo de la Unión Económica del ente regional.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Mueren 23 personas por accidente en Haití

    PUERTO PRINCIPE, Haití (PL) -- Vientitrés personas murieron y 37 resultaron heridas en un accidente de tránsito en la Ruta Nacional número dos, en la ladera de Morne Tapion, a unos 70 kilómetros al oeste de esta capital, confirmó hoy una fuente oficial.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • ATM Informa Interrupción Del Servicio De Lanchas Entre Cataño Y San Juan

    SAN JUAN (DTOP) -- La Autoridad de Transporte Marítimo (ATM) informó hoy, que mañana sábado se interrumpirá el servicio de lanchas entre Cataño a San Juan de 6:00 am hasta las 11:00 am.

    Saturday, 13 September 2014
  • Private Enterprise Initiative Created To Promote Puerto Rico Advantages To Foreign Investors
    Private Enterprise Initiative Created To Promote Puerto Rico Advantages To Foreign Investors

    SAN JUAN (PRANS) -- As a firm response to the attractive investment incentives that Puerto Rico offers, a group of prestigious local businessmen has created a non-profit private initiative under the name Puerto Rico is the Answer (PRANS) that will actively help international investor prospects identify and set up attractive business ventures, as announced Wednesday at a Press Conference held at the Hotel Vanderbilt in San Juan.

    Friday, 12 September 2014
  • Estudiantes De Nizao, Don Gregorio Y Haina Recibirán Reforzamiento Cultural
    Estudiantes De Nizao, Don Gregorio Y Haina Recibirán Reforzamiento Cultural

    SANTO DOMINGO (DICOM) -- El presidente Danilo Medina asistió esta mañana a la presentación del proyecto “Aula Cultural”, que se desarrollará en las comunidades de Nizao y Don Gregorio, en la provincia Peravia y en Haina, en San Cristóbal.

    Friday, 12 September 2014
  • Danilo Medina Y Alejandro García Padilla Hablan Sobre Comercio Y Seguridad
    Danilo Medina Y Alejandro García Padilla Hablan Sobre Comercio Y Seguridad

    SANTO DOMINGO (DICOM) -- El presidente Danilo Medina recibió en su despacho del Palacio Nacional al gobernador de Puerto Rico, Alejandro García Padilla, abordando diversos temas y acordaron trabajar juntos para lograr una mayor seguridad en los dos países.

    Friday, 12 September 2014
  • Ministerio De La Presidencia Supervisa Cumplimiento Del Pacto Educativo
    Ministerio De La Presidencia Supervisa Cumplimiento Del Pacto Educativo

    SANTO DOMINGO (DICOM) -- El ministro de la Presidencia, Gustavo Montalvo, se reunió hoy con funcionarios de la educación pre-universitaria, educación superior y formación técnica profesional, para verificar el cumplimiento del Pacto Nacional para la Reforma Educativa.

    Friday, 12 September 2014
  • Cándida De Medina Propone Enfoque Holístico Sobre Sexualidad Humana
    Cándida De Medina Propone Enfoque Holístico Sobre Sexualidad Humana

    SANTO DOMINGO (DICOM) -- La Primera Dama de la República, Cándida Montilla de Medina, propuso un enfoque holístico en la enseñanza de la sexualidad humana, que tome en cuenta la multiplicidad de factores que intervienen en la conducta sexual.

    Friday, 12 September 2014
  • Tribunales Refiere A La Comisión De Disciplina Judicial Al Juez Superior Manuel Acevedo Hernández

    SAN JUAN (CNM) -- La Oficina de Administración de los Tribunales (OAT) refirió el jueves a la Comisión de Disciplina Judicial del Tribunal Supremo al suspendido juez superior Manuel Acevedo Hernández, tras concluir que violó varios Cánones de Ética Judicial y Profesional, según reflejaron los hallazgos de una investigación ordenada por la jueza presidenta del Tribunal Supremo, Liana Fiol Matta.

    Friday, 12 September 2014

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  • Fogging Continues September 15

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- The Environmental Health Division continues its efforts to protect the community from Dengue Fever and Chikungunya with a second round of fogging scheduled for the following communities from Monday September 15, 2014:

    Friday, 12 September 2014
  • 60 More Persons Receive Community Emergency Response Team Training
    60 More Persons Receive Community Emergency Response Team Training

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- Another 60 persons in the British Virgin Islands are now certified emergency responders having completed their week-long Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training and mandatory simulation exercise.

    Friday, 12 September 2014
  • Fire Department Asking Public To Help Prevent Fires

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- In an effort to reduce the number of fires within the Territory; the Fire and Rescue Services department is encouraging residents to take precautionary measures where possible to prevent fires.

    Friday, 12 September 2014
  • New Uniforms Hope To Instill School Pride At Joyce Samuel Primary
    New Uniforms Hope To Instill School Pride At Joyce Samuel Primary

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- In an effort to instill a greater sense of pride in the students attending the institution, the Joyce Samuel Primary School has adopted a new uniform for the 2014 – 2015 academic school year.

    Friday, 12 September 2014
  • MoU Signed To Improve Well Being And Academic Achievement
    MoU Signed To Improve Well Being And Academic Achievement


    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- Government continues to implement measures which are aimed at improving the well-being, health and academic achievement of the Territory’s school children.

    Friday, 12 September 2014
  • 2015 Public Holidays

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- Acting in accordance with Section 5 of the Public Holidays Act (Cap 199), as amended, Cabinet has approved the following public holidays for 2015:

    Friday, 12 September 2014
  • Disaster Management Hosts Intern From The Netherlands
    Disaster Management Hosts Intern From The Netherlands

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- The Department of Disaster Management (DDM) continues to expand its partnership arrangements with educational institutions throughout the world though internships.

    Friday, 12 September 2014
  • V.I. School Of Technical Studies Opens It Doors With 40 Students
    V.I. School Of Technical Studies Opens It Doors With 40 Students

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- The Virgin Islands School of Technical Studies in Baugher’s Bay opened its doors this morning to approximately 40 students at the orientation session for the 2014 – 2015 academic school year.

    Friday, 12 September 2014
  • Statement By Minister For Health And Social Development Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- Madam Speaker, the 2014 Ebola outbreak is the largest Ebola Outbreak in history. It is thought that as many as 2,296 have already succumbed to the deadly disease.

    Thursday, 11 September 2014
  • Community Encouraged To Take Part In Wellness Day Challenge
    Community Encouraged To Take Part In Wellness Day Challenge

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- The Caribbean Wellness day Work Place Challenge is Friday, September 12 and the public is invited to participate as the Government of the Virgin Islands continues to promote fitness and healthy living throughout the Territory.

    Thursday, 11 September 2014
  • BVI Hailed A Reputable Jurisdiction
    BVI Hailed A Reputable Jurisdiction

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- The British Virgin Islands has been featured as “A Reputable Jurisdiction” in a special report compiled by the London Media as part of a special feature in the London Stock Exchange’s online publication.

    Thursday, 11 September 2014
  • Statement By The Acting Premier And Minister For Natural Resources And Labour Dr. The Hon. Kedrick Pickering

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- Madame Speaker, I would like to update this honourable House on my recent participation in the historic United Nations Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States in Apia, in the pacific state of Samoa where I attended on behalf of Premier Dr the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE.

    Thursday, 11 September 2014
  • 2014 Preliminary Voters’ List Available For Inspection September 12
    2014 Preliminary Voters’ List Available For Inspection September 12

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- Supervisor of Elections, Mrs Juliette Penn is informing the public that in accordance with Section 18 (5) of the Elections Act, 1994 and Amendments, the Preliminary Voters’ List for 2014 is available for inspection for a period of ten days from September 12-22, 2014.

    Thursday, 11 September 2014
  • Discussion Continues On Architects And Engineers Draft Acts
    Discussion Continues On Architects And Engineers Draft Acts

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- In an effort to move toward improving the quality of work in the construction sector in the Virgin Islands; the Ministry of Communications and Works hosted its second consultative stakeholders meeting on September 9 to discuss the proposed Architect’s and Engineer’s Acts.

    Thursday, 11 September 2014
  • Statement By The Acting Premier Of The Virgin Islands Dr. The Hon. Kedrick Pickering

    ROAD TOWN, Tortola (GIS) -- Madame Speaker, with your kind permission, I wish to make a Statement regarding the adjournment of this Honourable House at its immediate last sitting and the decision taken by the then presiding Speaker.

    Thursday, 11 September 2014

USVI

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WI

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  • Loan scam

    2014-0914-bb-dn-ScamBRIDGETOWN -- At least nine loans valued at nearly $1 million were allegedly financed by a local company for vehicles that do not exist.

    Monday, 15 September 2014
  • BCA owed $6m

    2014-0914-bb-dn-BCA logoBRIDGETOWN -- Kensington Development Corporation (KDC), a statutory corporation which leases the famed Kensington Oval cricket ground, owes the Barbados Cricket Association (BCA) more than $6 million.

    Monday, 15 September 2014
  • Report them

    2014-0914-bb-dn-Tariq Khan AttorneyTariq Khan, president of the Barbados Bar Association. BRIDGETOWN -- If you think your lawyer is stealing from you, report him/her to the Disciplinary Committee of the Barbados Bar Association.

    Monday, 15 September 2014
  • We must travel!

    2014-0914-bb-dn-Maxine McCleanSenator Maxine McClean.BRIDGETOWN -- Government Ministers must travel if Barbados is to effectively continue its multilateral engagements, notwithstanding budget cuts.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • High Global Rating For Jamaica’s Whistleblower Legislation

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- Jamaica’s Protected Disclosures Act is regarded as one the best whistleblowing legislations enacted in countries globally, by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • ‘Clowns Without Borders’ Thrill Children In St. James
    ‘Clowns Without Borders’ Thrill Children In St. James

    MONTEGO BAY (JIS) -- Nearly five hundred students from early childhood institutions and primary schools in St James were thrilled by the performances of members of the internationally-acclaimed Spanish humanitarian organization, ‘Clowns without Borders’ (‘Payasos sin Fronteras’), at Sam Sharpe Teachers College, Granville, St James, on Friday, September 12. 

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Lucea’s New Mayor Targetting Priority Engagements

    MONTEGO BAY (JIS) -- Newly installed Mayor of Lucea, Councillor Wynter McIntosh, has listed increased investments, crime reduction, and improved sanitation across the parish of Hanover, among the priority engagements he will be targeting during his tenure.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Global Partnerships Urged To Mitigate Small Island States’ Challenges

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- A call has been made for global partnerships to mitigate external economic, social, and environmental challenges that significantly impact Small Island Developing States (SIDS), such as Jamaica.  

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Hundreds Bid Farewell To Late Minister Roger Clarke
    Hundreds Bid Farewell To Late Minister Roger Clarke

    MONTEGO BAY (JIS) -- Hundreds of persons paid their final respects to late Agriculture and Fisheries Minister, Hon. Roger Clarke, during the Service of Thanksgiving held at St. George’s Anglican Church, in Savanna-la-Mar, Westmoreland, on Saturday (September 13).

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Cross Keys High School To Commence Sixth Form Programme

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- Students in and around South Manchester will have the opportunity to pursue Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) level studies at Cross Keys High School, situated in that area, which commences its sixth form programme on Monday, September 15.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Beet Armyworm Infestation Falls To Under Five Per Cent

    MONTEGO BAY (JIS) -- The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries is reporting that the Beet Armyworm infestation, that has been plaguing St Elizabeth, has declined to less than five per cent in cultivations still affected by the pest. 

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Veteran Civil Servant Dedicated To Public Service

    KINGSTON (JIS) -- Since her entry into the public service 19 years ago, Acting Director, Human Resource Development with responsibility for training, Accountant General’s Department (AGD), Yvette Alexia Harriott, has remained committed to making a meaningful impact on the sector and advancing the welfare of her colleagues, particularly those she supervises.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Over 500 families get house lots in Providence phase 3
    Over 500 families get house lots in Providence phase 3

    GEORGETOWN (GINA) -- The 59th One Stop Shop event held at the Guyana National Stadium today saw the allocation of over 500 house lots to families in phase three of Providence, East Bank Demerara.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Linden Water Supply Rehabilitation Programme (LWSRP) On Target
    Linden Water Supply Rehabilitation Programme (LWSRP) On Target

    GEORGETOWN (GWI) -- Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI), the Nation’s supplier of Water and Sanitation Services, wishes to advise that the Government of Guyana and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) funded US$12.3 Million Linden Water Supply Rehabilitation Programme (LWSRP) is progressing as planned.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014
  • Ozone Open House 2014

    BELMOPAN (BPO) -- The theme for this year’s celebration highlights the fact that there have been many successes in the battle to save the Ozone Layer.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014

CC

Latest CARICOM News

  • 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
  • UNSIDS Conference outcome important for CARICOM

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) is viewing the Third International Meeting on Small Island Developing States (UNSIDS) in Apia, Samoa, 1-4 September, 2014 as an important opportunity to engage the international community on the development challenges facing the Region.

    Sunday, 24 August 2014
  • Remarks by Philip McClauren At the Opening Ceremony for the Barbados Consultation On the CARICOM Rapid Alert System on the Exchange of Information on Dangerous (non-food) Consumer Goods (CARREX).

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- Salutation! I bring greetings from the CARICOM Secretary General.

    Tuesday, 19 August 2014
  • CARICOM Moves to Harmonize Business Rules in CSME

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has started work towards creating a harmonized framework within which companies and other businesses can be established and operate in the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME).

    Friday, 15 August 2014
  • Turks And Caicos Student Wins COTA 2014 Essay Competition

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- Martha Bohlale Rakuoane, a student of the Helena J. Robinson High School, Turks and Caicos Islands, won the US$1,000 first prize of the Caribbean Organization of Tax Administrators (COTA) Essay Competition 2014.

    Friday, 15 August 2014
  • CARICOM Secretary General Praises Jamaica’s Achievements on 52nd Independence Anniversary

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- CARICOM Secretary General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque lauded Jamaica’s resilience and fortitude in addressing fiscal and economic challenges, as he extended congratulations on the country’s 52nd anniversary as an independent nation.

    Thursday, 07 August 2014
  • COHSOD Endorses Holistic Strategy to Reduce Adolescent Pregnancy in the Caribbean

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- CARICOM’s Council for Human and Social Development (COHSOD) has approved a Strategy and Plan to reduce the number of adolescent pregnancies in each country of the English- and Dutch speaking Caribbean by at least 20 %, over the five year period 2014 – 2019.

    Thursday, 07 August 2014
  • CARICOM Canada project improving regional flow of CSME information

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- As part of its on-going efforts to advance the full implementation of the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME), the CARICOM Secretariat is undertaking a six month project aimed at enhancing the distribution of information about the Single Market’s operations, regulatory systems and arrangements in CARICOM Member States.

    Thursday, 07 August 2014
  • Statement on the Israel Palestine Conflict in Gaza

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) reiterates its call for a ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinians in Gaza to bring an end to the hostilities and the appalling bloodshed being caused by the bombardments, shelling and ground invasion.

    Monday, 04 August 2014
  • AIDS 2014:

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- The Twentieth International AIDS conference is over.

    Friday, 01 August 2014
  • Regional Youth Business Training programme Expands

    TURKEYEN, Greater Georgetown, Guyana (CARICOM) -- Training for the region’s at-risk youth continues to grow, with the launch of the Creativity for Employment and Business, CEBO programme in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, July 21-26 2014.

    Friday, 01 August 2014

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  • Former WICB President To Be Honored
    Former WICB President To Be Honored

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana (WICB) -- Immediate past President of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Sir Julian Robert Hunte will be honored in his homeland St. Lucia on the opening day of the second Dhaka cricket Test tomorrow.

    Friday, 12 September 2014
  • Ticket Special As Windies Play 500 Tests
    Ticket Special As Windies Play 500 Tests

    GROS ISLET, St Lucia (WICB) -- Cricket lovers are in for a special treat as the West Indies cricket team prepares for the 500th Test match in West Indies cricket history.

    Friday, 12 September 2014
  • Windies Squad For 2nd Dhaka Bank Test
    Windies Squad For 2nd Dhaka Bank Test

    GROS ISLET, St Lucia (WICB) --  The Selection Panel of the West Indies Cricket Board announced today the 13-member West Indies squad for the second and final Dhaka Bank Test against Bangladesh, at Beausejour Cricket Ground, St Lucia.

    Friday, 12 September 2014
  • Benn, Brathwaite Achieve Best Rankings
    Benn, Brathwaite Achieve Best Rankings

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (WICB) -- Kemar Roach has broken into the top 10 of the Reliance ICC Player Rankings for Test Bowlers for the first time in his career after steering the West Indies to a 10-wicket victory over Bangladesh in the first Test in Kingstown on Tuesday.

    Wednesday, 10 September 2014
  • Stats Highlights: 1st Dhaka Bank Test
    Stats Highlights: 1st Dhaka Bank Test

    KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (WICB) -- Stats highlights from the first Test of the two-test series between West Indies and Bangladesh, at St Vincent.

    Wednesday, 10 September 2014
  • GCB, WICB Discuss Guyana Schools Cricket
    GCB, WICB Discuss Guyana Schools Cricket

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana (WICB) -- Representatives of the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) and West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) met with Sports Minister, Dr Frank Anthony, and discussed the National School Cricket League.

    Wednesday, 10 September 2014
  • Ambrose Praises Bowlers In Conditions
    Ambrose Praises Bowlers In Conditions

    KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (WICB) -- West Indies bowling consultant Curtley Ambrose has praised the performance of pacer Shannon Gabriel in the first cricket test against Bangladesh which ended on the fifth and final day Tuesday.

    Wednesday, 10 September 2014
  • Windies Complete Victory Over Bangladesh
    Windies Complete Victory Over Bangladesh

    KINGSTOWN, St.Vincent (WICB) -- West Indies defeated Bangladesh by 10 wickets on the 5th and final morning of the 1st Dhaka Bank Test to go 1-0 up in the 2-Test series.

    Tuesday, 09 September 2014
  • JCA President Backs Franchise System
    JCA President Backs Franchise System

    KINGSTON, Jamaica (WICB) -- Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) President Billy Heaven believes the planned introduction of a franchise system for the upcoming West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) four-day tournament is the way to go.

    Tuesday, 09 September 2014
  • 5 Star Benn - My Job Is To Take Wickets
    5 Star Benn - My Job Is To Take Wickets

    PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (WICB) -- West Indies left arm orthodox spinner Sulieman Benn said the difference between his success and that of the Bangladeshi spinners was the fact that they bowled too slow on the surface.

    Tuesday, 09 September 2014
  • President - System In Place For Success
    President - System In Place For Success

    PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (WICB) -- “What we are trying to do is make a system that’s accountable.”

    Tuesday, 09 September 2014
  • Big Benn Sends Bangladeshis Tumbling
    Big Benn Sends Bangladeshis Tumbling

    KINGSTOWN, St.Vincent (WICB) -- Sulieman Benn’s fifth Test five-wicket haul crippled Bangladesh as West Indies took a vice grip on the opening Test at Arnos Vale here Sunday.

    Monday, 08 September 2014
  • President Urges On Cricket Summer Camps
    President Urges On Cricket Summer Camps

    KINGSTON, Jamaica (WICB) -- Whycliffe 'Dave' Cameron, president of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), commended Melbourne Cricket Club for the successful staging of its summer cricket camp and he encouraged all clubs across the island to follow suit.

    Monday, 08 September 2014
  • Brathwaite Hails Shiv After Double Ton
    Brathwaite Hails Shiv After Double Ton

    KINGSTOWN, St.Vincent (WICB) -- Opener Kraigg Brathwaite has credited his hero Shiv Chanderpaul for helping him to his maiden Test double century against Bangladesh here Saturday.

    Monday, 08 September 2014
  • Brathwaite On The Double As WI Meander
    Brathwaite On The Double As WI Meander

    KINGSTOWN, St.Vincent (WICB) -- Rookie opener Kraigg Brathwaite became the third youngest West Indies batsman to hit a Test double hundred, as West Indies cautiously made their way through the rain-ravaged second day of the opening Test against Bangladesh here Saturday.

    Monday, 08 September 2014

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