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Nassau Guardian

Tourism Minister with responsibility for Bahamasair Dionisio D’Aguilar said the Free National Movement (FNM) government would look at finding new international markets for the cash-strapped airline to service, in...

UN wants to shift US$40 million to Haiti cholera fund
Jamaica Observer

UNITED NATIONS, United States (AFP) — The United Nations is proposing that US$40.5 million from the unspent budget of the UN...

Basquiat sells for US$110.5mn
Jamaica Observer

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — A 1982 untitled Basquiat sold for US$110.5 million in New York on Thursday, setting a new auction record for the US artist in Sotheby's flagship post-war and contemporary art sale, the...

Miss Haiti and former Miss World Bahamas make appearances at BTC sponsored Haitian Flag Day
Nassau Guardian

Miss Haiti and Miss Universe first runner up Raquel Pelissier and former Miss World Bahamas Chantal O’Brien were among the members of the Haitian community in New Providence at the recent BTC sponsored Haitian Flag...

Study: Bahamas the most ‘extreme’ case of low-lying coastal countries in Caribbean
Nassau Guardian

A study by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) revealed yesterday that more than 80 percent of the population in The Bahamas live in low-elevation coastal zones (LECZs), marking one of the “most extreme”...

Haiti announces fuel price increases to help public finances
Jamaica Observer

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AFP) — Haiti's Government announced on Sunday fuel price increases of up to 20 per cent in an effort to shore up the country's disastrous public finances.People in this destitute Caribbean...

Central FC, Jabloteh kick-off CFU title quest
Trinidad Guardian

Two-time reigning champion Central FC and San Juan Jabloteh, a former winner will both be looking for positive starts when the 2017 Caribbean Football Union Club Championship six-team finals kicks off with a double-header...

CBI calls on Scottish Government to focus on economy and Brexit, not indyref2
Telegraph UK

CBI calls on Scottish Government to focus on economy and Brexit, not indyref2 ALL SECTIONS More CBI calls on Scottish Government to focus on economy and Brexit, not indyref2 Paul Drechsler called on SNP ministers to focus...

BTC to be official sponsor for Haitian Flag Day 2017
Nassau Guardian

Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) is gearing up to celebrate Haitian Flag Day this weekend. The company has been an avid supporter of the Haitian community for over ten years. BTC will again title sponsor this...

National Youth Choir director Cleophas Adderley is first recipient of Icon’s Lifetime Achievement award
Nassau Guardian

Cleophas Adderley, founder and director of The Bahamas National Youth Choir (BNYC), will be the recipient of the ALIV Bahamian Icon Awards’ first Lifetime Achievement Award, for his trans-generational contributions...

Passing Grade
Jamaica Observer

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) yesterday gave the thumbs up to Jamaica’s efforts to improve its economy under the six- month-old Stand-By Arrangement (SBA). Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Ginger...

PHOTO: Commissioner Quallo’s first day
Jamaica Observer

Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Passing Grade http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/Passing-Grade_96049 The International Monetary Fund (IMF) yesterday gave the thumbs up to Jamaica’s efforts to improve its...

Sponsors, health agencies welcome inaugural Observer health symposium
Jamaica Observer

Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) will take centre stage at the Jamaica Observer “Your Health, Your Wealth Symposium”, which is set for April 25 at the Spanish Court Hotel. Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00...

Good First Day
Jamaica Observer

Jamaica’s 29th Commissioner of Police George Quallo began his tour of duty yesterday from as early as 6:30 am, when he arrived at his office on Old Hope Road in St Andrew. Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT...

Alleged mastermind in ATM scam from Romania
Jamaica Observer

THE alleged mastermind behind an automated teller machine (ATM) scam that has created apprehension in the banking sector was on Monday arrested by members of the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB). Local News Wed, 19 Apr...

Four alleged gangsters arrested in Clarendon
Jamaica Observer

THE police in Clarendon say four men believed to be members of gangs operating across the parish were taken into custody over the weekend. Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Alleged mastermind in ATM scam from...

Tesha Miller fined $100; judge says penalty embarrassing
Jamaica Observer

Reputed gangster Tesha Miller was yesterday fined $100 for making a false declaration to Jamaican immigration officials, eliciting a comment from Parish Judge Sanchia Burrell that the maximum penalty for the offence under...

US advocate urges Holness to ensure JA benefits from ganja
Jamaica Observer

A former head of the United States National Women’s Political Caucus who was an influential fund-raiser for Barack Obama during his years as American president, has appealed to Prime Minister Andrew Holness to ensure...

IMF foresees 3.5% global economy growth in 2017
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AP) — A resilient China, rising commodity prices and sturdy financial markets are offering a sunnier outlook for the global economy and helping dispel the gloom that has lingered since the...

Facebook murder suspect commits suicide after brief chase — US police
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — The US man wanted for killing an elderly man in Ohio and posting a video of the murder on Facebook fatally shot himself Tuesday after a brief pursuit in neighbouring Pennsylvania,...

15-y-o St James girl missing
Jamaica Observer

ST JAMES, Jamaica — An Ananda Alert has been activated for 15-year-old Shanna-Lee Scott of Paradise in Norwood, St James who has been missing since Sunday. Local News Tue, 18 Apr 2017 11:33:40 GMT Facebook murder...

Bartlett takes tour to promote UNWTO Global Conference
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — To increase international promotion of the upcoming United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)/Government of Jamaica and World Bank Group conference, Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett will...

Chang hails role of agriculture in national economic growth
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Minister without portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Dr Horace Chang has stressed the critical role of the agricultural sector to Government’s agenda to achieve...

WICB /UWI sign MoU in honour of five Caribbean media stalwarts
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and the University of the West Indies (UWI), through the Caribbean Institute of Media and Communications (CARIMAC), today signed a US$150,000 Memorandum of...

Heavy rain affects road, houses in Windsor Castle, Portland
Jamaica Observer

PORTLAND, Jamaica — Heavy rain early Tuesday morning affected a number of houses in the Windsor Castle area of Portland and resulted in single lane traffic due to land slippage along a section of the north coast...

Trump targets visa programme for highly-skilled workers
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AP) — President Donald Trump hopes to revive the economic populism that helped drive his election campaign on Tuesday, signing an order in politically important Wisconsin, to tighten rules...

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