ECSE Trade Report
Dominica News Online

Welcome to the Eastern Caribbean Securities Exchange’s daily update for 18 January 2017 providing the latest trading information and financial tip for the investor. On the Regional Government Securities Market, the...

St. Lucia and Taiwan sign MOU
Antigua Observer

Taiwan and St. Lucia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) providing for cooperation in the exchange of financial intelligence related to money laundering and terrorism financing.

WILD COOT: Frankly speaking
Nation News

IF I WERE SPEAKING on behalf of the Bankers’ Association, which I helped to revive in 1981 in St Lucia, I would not speak in vague generalisations. If I were speaking frankly, then I would first start...

Sandals opening fourth resort in St Lucia
Nation News

PROMISING A LEVEL of unprecedented luxury never before seen on the island of St Lucia, Sandals Resorts International has announced its plan to add a fourth resort to its award-winning list...

The Sandals experience — changing youth in St Lucia
Jamaica Observer

At a time when competition for jobs continues to be a major factor affecting people in St Lucia, particularly the country’s youth, the Sandals Resorts Hospitality Training Programme (HTP) has been giving hope to...

Cold case unit to be set up in 2017
Kaieteur News

It seems as though cases like Monica Reece, Trevor Rose, Alicia Foster, Luciana Bhagwandin, Trevor Julius Fung and Deborah Blackman might finally be solved with the formation of a cold case unit come 2017. At least by...

Former Governor of ECCB dies
Antigua Observer

CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Dec 23, CMC – The former governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), Sir Dwight Venner, has died.

Former ECCB Governor Sir Dwight Venner has died
Dominica News Online

Former Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, Sir Dwight Venner, has passed away. He died in St. Lucia on Thursday night. Below is an autobiography of Sr. Dwight taken from the ECCB’s website. The Honourable...

People protest outside Parliament against multi-billion dollar project
Montserrat Reporter

By STAFF WRITER  CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Dec 20, CMC – A group of at least 50 people staged a protest outside the St. Lucia parliament on Tuesday demanding that the Allen Chastanet government scrap a multi-billion...

Government moves to decrease impact of Zika virus on pregnant women
Antigua Observer

CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Dec 16, CMC – The St. Lucia government has announced a “heightened surveillance” of pregnant women after 50 of them have tested positive for the mosquito borne Zika virus and raising...

Proven Investments to buy the Bank of St Lucia
Antigua Observer

Jamaica- PROVEN Investments Ltd (PIL) has entered into an agreement to purchase 100 per cent of the Bank of St Lucia International Ltd (BOSLIL), an international bank based in St Lucia. BOSLIL is a wholly owned subsidiary...

OECS mourns death of Revolutionary Leader in Anguilla
Montserrat Reporter

By STAFF WRITER   CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Dec 12, CMC – The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Monday paid tribute to the late James Ronald Webster, the first Chief Minister of Anguilla, who died last...

Chastanet: St Lucia had to adopt Citizenship by Investment programme
Nation News

CASTRIES – The St Lucia government says it had no choice but to follow other Eastern Caribbean States in launching a Citizenship by Investment (CIP) programme here. “It means that a person can get...

Regional leaders gather in Cuba for Castro funeral
Jamaica Observer

HAVANA, Cuba (CMC) – Chairman of the Caribbean Community (Caricom), Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit arrived here on Monday night as Caricom leaders begin to assemble in Cuba for the funeral of the island’s...

Canada is a premier destination for high-quality education
Jamaica Observer

Dear Mr Brown: Local News Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Regional leaders gather in Cuba for Castro funeral http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/Regional-leaders-gather-in-Cuba-for-Castro-funeral_82014 HAVANA, Cuba (CMC)...

Courts Jamaica Shares the Joy
Jamaica Observer

Seven institutions that care for vulnerable groups across Jamaica will be receiving well-needed furniture, electronics and appliances through the Unicomer group, Courts Jamaica’s ‘Share the Joy’ programme....

US working hard to eliminate gender-based violence
Jamaica Observer

Q: I received a pamphlet on domestic violence and legal rights when I came in for my immigrant visa interview. What does this mean and why was I given this? Local News Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Courts Jamaica Shares...

Motorcyclist hurt in Washington Blvd crash
Jamaica Observer

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital yesterday afternoon after colliding with a motor car on Washington Boulevard in the vicinity of Weymouth Drive. Local News Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT US working hard to eliminate...

Holness, Simpson Miller join regional, world leaders at service honouring Castro
Jamaica Observer

HAVANA, Cuba (AP) — Regional leaders and tens of thousands of Cubans gathered last night for a service honouring Fidel Castro at Havana’s Plaza of the Revolution where the Cuban leader delivered fiery speeches...

Government ‘will pay dearly’ for $600-m programme, says Robinson
Jamaica Observer

General secretary-designate of the People’s National Party (PNP) Julian Robinson has warned that the Government will pay a political price for the way it has executed the controversial $600-million de-bushing...

Castro’s allies join grieving Cubans for farewell
Jamaica Observer

HAVANA, Cuba (AFP) – A steady stream of Cubans paid homage to late communist icon Fidel Castro for a second day yesterday as Latin American and African presidents joined them for commemorations shunned by several...

Labourites celebrate in MoBay
Jamaica Observer

MONTEGO BAY, St James — There were wild celebration across sections of St James last night after news broke that the ruling Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) had won the majority of local government divisions in the parish....

PNP’s celebration short-lived; Portia fails to show at party HQ
Jamaica Observer

COMRADES were last night left shell-shocked at the People’s National Party (PNP) headquarters after losing an election to the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) for the second time in nine months. Local News Tue, 29 Nov 2016...

  Ruling party wins parish council elections
Jamaica Observer

The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) won yesterday’s Local Government Elections, taking eight of the country’s 13 parish councils, including the prized Kingston and St Andrew Corporation, in a poll marked by extremely...

Thomas gets own mandate as mayor of Portmore
Jamaica Observer

YESTERDAY’S crucial battle for the mayorship of Portmore ended with the People’s National Party’s (PNP) Leon Thomas defeating the Jamaica Labour Party’s (JLP) Keith Blake for the coveted leadership of...

Huawei Mate 9 — the first Chinese Google Daydream smartphone
Jamaica Observer

Virtual reality is becoming increasingly popular and a hot topic in the technology ecosystem. Local News Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Sandals hosts the ‘fun prince’ for a second time...

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