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Leslie Turns To Prospect For 2017 Run

GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman (CNS) -- Local businessman and activist, Matthew Leslie, has declared his intentions to run as an independent candidate in the General Election in the new constituency of Prospect, on the borders of George Town.

GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman (CNS) -- Police said they dealt with nine break-ins this weekend across Grand Cayman at both residential and commercial premises.

GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman (CNS) -- Financial Services Minister Wayne Panton finally managed to steer the Legal Practitioners Bill through the Legislative Assembly with support from both sides of the House Friday.

GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman (CNS) -- The tourism minister has awarded the contract to work out how government can finance its cruise berthing project to local consulting firm KPMG.

NRA Redirecting Road For Developer

GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman (CNS) -- Residents in Beach Bay are worried that government is making changes to roads around their homes to facilitate a developer, who has yet to make any serious commitment to a proposed hotel project, that will block...

PPVs Must Be Examined Before March 31

KINGSTON (JIS) -- The Transport Authority is reminding public passenger vehicle (PPV) owners and operators that all vehicles must be examined ahead of the road licence expiration date of March 31. Speaking in an interview with JIS News, Acting...

OCA Undertakes Public Outreach And Education Campaign

KINGSTON (JIS) -- The Office of the Children’s Advocate (OCA) is partnering with the British High Commission to undertake a public outreach and education campaign, aimed at sensistising Jamaicans about the roles and functions of the office and the...

Bolt Statue To Be Completed For Independence Celebrations

KINGSTON (JIS) -- The eight-foot sculpture of track and field legend, Dr. the Hon. Usain Bolt, is on schedule for completion for Jamaica’s 55th Independence celebrations in August. This was disclosed by Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment...

Funglode/GFDD Invitan Al Acto De Entrega De Sus Premios 2016 Y La Celebración De Su X Aniversario

SANTO DOMINGO -- El Centro de Estudios de la Cultura de la Fundación Global Democracia y Desarrollo (Funglode) y la Editorial Funglode invitan, este viernes 24 de marzo, al acto de entrega de los Premios Funglode/GFDD 2016.

Gobierno Invertirá Rd$ 20 Mil Millones Para Distribuir Equipos Tecnológicos En Escuelas

SANTO DOMINGO (INDOTEL) -- El Gobierno destinará 20 mil millones de pesos durante los próximos tres años para la distribución masiva de equipos tecnológicos que se usarán en las escuelas públicas a través del Ministerio de Educación como uno de los...

SANTO DOMINGO (DICOM) -- El presidente Danilo Medina convocó al pueblo dominicano a sumar esfuerzos en campañas de reforestación.

Gobierno Forma Técnicos En Evaluación De Daños Y Análisis De Necesidades

SANTO DOMINGO (DICOM) -- El Gobierno imparte el curso taller de Evaluación de Daños y Análisis de Necesidades (EDAN).

Trade Ministry Congratulates The Chaguanas Chamber On Its New Office

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (GISL) -- The Chaguanas Chamber of Industry and Commerce formally opened its new Office located on Cumberbatch Street, Chaguanas on Wednesday 15 March, 2017.

New Accommodation And Services For Students With Disabilities In Tobago

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (GISL) -- Councillor Dr. Agatha Carrington committed that the Division of Health Wellness and Family Development, will provide new accommodation for students at the Technical Vocational Centre within the next three months...

Education Minister Condemns Acts Of School Violence

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (GISL) -- The Ministry of Education is currently investigating a video being circulated on social media of an incident involving a number of female students from the Mayaro Secondary School who were involved in a fight. 

Agriculture Minister Assures Workers Will Be Treated Fairly

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (GISL) -- Minister of Agriculture, Land and Fisheries, Senator the Honourable Clarence Rambharat is today refuting claims by Opposition MP Rudy Indarsingh that the closure of Caroni Green Limited (CGL) is an “attack on...

New Hospital To Serve 50,000 Impoverished Haitians

WASHINGTON, DC, U.S.A. (VOA) -- Fifty thousand Haitians will have access to quality health care for the first time after a modern new hospital opened Monday in the isolated and impoverished Cotes-de-Fer region.

Instituto Municipal De La Mujer Diversificará Oferta De Talleres De Capacitación Para Las Benitojuarenses

CANCÚN -- En seguimiento al  compromiso del Presidente Municipal, Remberto Estrada, de capacitar laboralmente a las mujeres para que puedan empoderarse y mejorar tanto su calidad de vida como la de sus familias, la titular del Instituto Municipal...

Agradecen Ciudadanos Conclusión De Obras Que Mejoran Su Calidad De Vida

 CANCÚN -- En cumplimiento al objetivo de la administración municipal de hacer de este 2017 un año histórico en materia de obra e inversión, vecinos de las supermanzanas 53 y 59, así como de la Región 508, agradecieron al Presidente Municipal,...

CDB Announces USD40 mn In Funding For Poverty Reduction In 8 Countries

ST. MICHAEL (CDB) -- The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has announced USD40 million (mn) in funding for poverty reduction in eight countries in the Caribbean Region, through the Basic Needs Trust Fund (BNTF).