Antigua union says LIAT must first get serious about itself
Antigua Observer

The sustainability of the Antigua-based regional airline LIAT was the subject of a press conference yesterday by one of the unions representing its employees. LIAT has been plagued by financial difficulties and industrial...

Antigua enters into multi-million dollar agreement with London-based group
Jamaica Observer

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — The Antigua and Barbuda Government has defended its decision to enter into a multimillion-dollar agreement with Global Ports Holdings (GPH) for the development of the cruise port in the...

Regulating agricultural sector will make it more competitive — Joyce
Antigua Observer

Gameal Joyce, the Agriculture and Fisheries spokesperson for the Democratic National Alliance (DNA), is of the opinion that once agriculture is regulated it will become more competitive. Joyce, who was featured on the...

PM terms LIAT court ruling ‘excessive’
Antigua Observer

‘Excessive’ was one of the words Prime Minister Gaston Browne used while lamenting the recent court ruling against LIAT in St. Croix.  Speaking on Pointe FM radio station over the weekend, Browne expressed...

Antiguan PM hopes LIAT appeals million dollar award
Nation News

ST JOHN’S – Prime Minister Gaston Browne says he hopes the Antigua-based regional airline, LIAT, would appeal the US$1.55 million in damages award a former employee by a jury in the United States Virgin...

Caricom hosting national consultations on draft regional gender policy
Jamaica Observer

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Antigua and Barbuda is hosting the first of 15 national consultations on a draft Regional Gender Equality Strategy for the 15-member Caribbean Community (Caricom) grouping.The consultation...

Editorial: It’s the stupidity, stupid!
Antigua Observer

For those not in the know, we have replaced the word “economy” with “stupidity” in today’s title. The title is a play on the de facto campaign slogan of the successful Bill Clinton 1992...

PM Browne: LIAT restructuring needs staff support
Antigua Observer

LIAT staff and their unions are being asked to fully support pending restructuring plans, along with a proposal from one prime minister who said his government will soon make the regional carrier an essential service. The...

LIAT in partnership agreement with caribbeanevents.com
Jamaica Observer

CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) – The Antigua-based regional airline, LIAT, has entered into a partnership agreement with caribbeanevents.com , the recently launched website featuring events and festivals scheduled...

Paper beating plastic
Jamaica Observer

JAMAICA, St Lucia, Grenada, Dominica, Antigua and Barbuda are among Caricom countries that have already instituted or announced plans to ban the use of single-use plastic products.Joining the movement for an...

State Insurance transfer to NAMCO a recipe for disaster, says Lovell
Antigua Observer

Political Leader of the opposition United Progressive Party (UPP) Harold Lovell is highly critical of the government’s decision to place the State Insurance Company (SIC) under the control of the National Asset...

Antigua logs over one million visitors in 2018
Jamaica Observer

ST JOHN'S, Antigua, (CMC) – The Minister of Tourism in Antigua and Barbuda, Charles Fernandez says 2018 was a record-setting year as the two-island state welcomed over one million visitors, topping the figures...

Budget speech gets negative feedback from UPP officials
Antigua Observer

Leader of Her Majesty’s Loyal Opposition Jamale Pringle has said he is disappointed with the 2019 Budget that was presented in Parliament by Prime Minister Gaston Browne on Thursday. Pringle said the budget failed to...

Education minister credits government’s commitment after Budget Speech
Antigua Observer

Despite the cynicism and ridicule that the Prime Minister’s 2019 Budget Address has evoked from some quarters, Education Minister Michael Browne is applauding the amount of money allocated to his ministry. While...

Antigua not banning used vehicles, says Browne
Jamaica Gleaner

ST. JOHN'S, Antigua, - The Antigua and Barbuda government has rubbished reports that it intends to place restrictions on the importation of used and reconditioned vehicles over 10 years into the country.Prime Minister...

Editorial: And the band plays on . . .
Antigua Observer

It is with a great deal of dismay that we hear of plans for another so-called ‘ONE NATION’ concert. To say that we need this concert as much as we need an outbreak of chikungunya is grossly understating our...

Entertainment tax goes into effect
Jamaica Observer

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — The Government of Antigua and Barbuda has now implemented a tax on entertainment that was postponed last year.The Inland Revenue Division (IRD), has announced that an EC$1500 (One EC...

Opposition parties give gov’t a failing grade in New Year’s Day messages
Antigua Observer

The political leaders of two opposition parties in the country have painted a very bleak picture of the year 2018, and a lack of optimism forthe year ahead in their New Year’s Day messages to the nation. In a...

Digicel denies claims made by PM
Antigua Observer

Regional telecommunications giant Digicel has publicly denied allegations made by Prime Minister Gaston Browne over the weekend that it is taking advantage of local customers. Browne, who was speaking on his radio...

Culture minister welcomes ‘motion picture diplomacy’ with China
Antigua Observer

The film industry in  Antigua and Barbuda is set to receive a major shot in the arm from a Chinese private sector film group. The agreement cementing the partnership was presented Tuesday evening during an exchange of...

Walker: Cruise tourism is crippling the economy
Antigua Observer

The parliamentary representative for Barbuda, Trevor Walker, is advising the government to shift its focus from cruise tourism because, according to him, it is too expensive to maintain. Walker said the focus should...

Efforts continue to improve air access to Dominica
Dominica News Online

A team from Dominica was expected to meet with LIAT officials in Antigua today, Thursday December 6, 2018, to discuss the improvement of air access to this country. Tourism minister, senator Robert Tonge, said this was an...

Saint Lucia honours Universal Children’s Day with adoption of new Child Protection Bills
Dominica News Online

On Universal Children’s Day this year, November 20th 2018, Saint Lucia joined its sister islands of Grenada, St. Kitts and Nevis and Antigua and Barbuda in the passage of the Child Justice Bill and...

Republic Holdings paying US$123m for nine Scotia operations
Jamaica Gleaner

Republic Holdings paying US$123m for nine Scotia operationsAntigua plans to block transactionScotiabank Canada announced an agreement Tuesday to sell its banking operations in nine markets in the Caribbean to Republic...

Scotiabank to sell nine operations in Caribbean
Jamaica Gleaner

Scotiabank yesterday announced an agreement to sell its banking operations in nine non-core markets in the Caribbean to Trinidad-based Republic Financial Holdings Limited. The countries included...

Minister Jonas in Kenya for Blue Economy conference
Antigua Observer

The country’s fisheries minister is among over 4,000 participants currently gathered in Nairobi Kenya discussing Blue Economy opportunities.

RECENT COMMENTS
Kelly gets better of Elcock this time
DAVID: I know a professional hacker named james who has worked for me this week. He offers very legitimate services such as clearing of bad records online without being traced back to you, He clone/hack...

Funeral for Keisha on Friday
Thomas Mühlbauer: For so long now my girl friend has never asked me to make Love to her and I have been suspecting her to be seeing another guy that makes her not to have that feelings she had before for me. We...

Listing
WU Official: I'm selling Western Union , Bank and Paypal Transfers all over the world. USA,UK,EU,Canada, Australia, Russia, Netherlands, China, Malaysia, France, Thailand, Ukraine. I'm getting much stuff...

Dear Counsellor | My husband won't forgive me for cheating
thomas williams: I am william thomas I have used globahacking@gmail.com quite a number of times and he has never disappointed me.he has once help me get proof on my wife cheating activities on her iPhone .He does...

Bahamian reggae artiste lands collab with Luciano
melissa: My husband was so smooth at hiding her infidelity and I had no proof for months, I saw a recommendation about a Private investigator and decided to give him a try.. the result was incredible...

Donald Trump’s visit puts Britain’s Brexit dependence on show
Fixit: Hello all am looking few years that some guys comes into the market they called themselves hacker, carder or spammer they rip the peoples with different ways and it’s a badly impact to real...

Kenny Attai, pioneering spirit
lisa: Hello, If you want to hack your spouses or girlfriends Email, social account, phone and other means to get contact of someone without him/her knowing, contact cyberhackanswers@gmail.com. We are...

The Bahamas awarded 2016 CISC and 2017 CARIFTA Championships
chersley: Thanks to Dr Ofua Ofure of the Great Herbal Healing Home for curing me of herpes, indeed am grateful to you Sir, I have had herpes for some couples of years now tried all form of medication to get...

Irie Jam's Dubbmaster Chris and DJRoy 'run di world'
DAVID: HELLO i am not here to beg you on this again i am here to let you know that you worked for would all crash in your face when you get to let a message from the fbi and your boss concerning what you...

Schools embrace anti-scam message
lisa: My name is lisa ann, i was able to spy on my cheating ex-Husband phone without him finding out…..it really helped my lawyer during my divorce i have been scammed so many times but...

RECENT COMMENTS
Kelly gets better of Elcock this time
DAVID: I know a professional hacker named james who has worked for me this week. He offers very legitimate services such as clearing of bad records online without being traced back to you, He clone/hack...

Funeral for Keisha on Friday
Thomas Mühlbauer: For so long now my girl friend has never asked me to make Love to her and I have been suspecting her to be seeing another guy that makes her not to have that feelings she had before for me. We...

Listing
WU Official: I'm selling Western Union , Bank and Paypal Transfers all over the world. USA,UK,EU,Canada, Australia, Russia, Netherlands, China, Malaysia, France, Thailand, Ukraine. I'm getting much stuff...

Dear Counsellor | My husband won't forgive me for cheating
thomas williams: I am william thomas I have used globahacking@gmail.com quite a number of times and he has never disappointed me.he has once help me get proof on my wife cheating activities on her iPhone .He does...

Bahamian reggae artiste lands collab with Luciano
melissa: My husband was so smooth at hiding her infidelity and I had no proof for months, I saw a recommendation about a Private investigator and decided to give him a try.. the result was incredible...

Donald Trump’s visit puts Britain’s Brexit dependence on show
Fixit: Hello all am looking few years that some guys comes into the market they called themselves hacker, carder or spammer they rip the peoples with different ways and it’s a badly impact to real...

Kenny Attai, pioneering spirit
lisa: Hello, If you want to hack your spouses or girlfriends Email, social account, phone and other means to get contact of someone without him/her knowing, contact cyberhackanswers@gmail.com. We are...

The Bahamas awarded 2016 CISC and 2017 CARIFTA Championships
chersley: Thanks to Dr Ofua Ofure of the Great Herbal Healing Home for curing me of herpes, indeed am grateful to you Sir, I have had herpes for some couples of years now tried all form of medication to get...

Irie Jam's Dubbmaster Chris and DJRoy 'run di world'
DAVID: HELLO i am not here to beg you on this again i am here to let you know that you worked for would all crash in your face when you get to let a message from the fbi and your boss concerning what you...

Schools embrace anti-scam message
lisa: My name is lisa ann, i was able to spy on my cheating ex-Husband phone without him finding out…..it really helped my lawyer during my divorce i have been scammed so many times but...