Top Bahamian artists to exhibit in Harlem Fine Arts Show
Nassau Guardian

The works of three artists representing The Bahamas will be featured at the Harlem Fine Arts Show, which takes place in New York, at the historic Riverside Church, February 4-7. The Harlem Fine Arts Show is an exhibition...

Govt. ‘filled’ Dominican Republic with Haitians: Presidential candidate
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- The candidate to

Outgoing Haiti president releases song jeering critics
Jamaica Observer

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haiti’s outgoing president has released a brash pop song jeering at his critics and aiming sexually suggestive lyrics at his main target, an award-winning female journalist.

OAS delegation welcomes constructive discussions in Haiti
Kaieteur News

The Special Mission of the Organization of American States (OAS) to Haiti, headed by the Chair of the Permanent Council, Ambassador of Antigua and Barbuda, Sir Ronald Sanders, arrived in Port-au-Prince on Sunday. The...

Minister says aggressive fogging has started
Nassau Guardian

Minister for the Environment Ken Dorsett yesterday urged Bahamians to take seriously the threat of the Zika virus, which is transmitted through the bite of the Aedes aegypti mosquito. Health officials have suggested that...

Church donates to Haiti cause
Royal Gazette

Haitians have been given a helping hand thanks to the generosity of a local church. Peace Lutheran Church in Paget has been raising money to support Feed My Lambs Ministry since 2012 and last year the congregation...

Officials prepare to fog as Zika fears grow
Nassau Guardian

The Department of Environmental Health Services (DEHS) is prepared to fog New Providence and is making preparations to fog the Family Islands to mitigate against the transmission of the Zika virus, DEHS Director Andrew...

Antigua envoy to lead OAS mission to Haiti
Antigua Observer

Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the Organisation of American States (OAS), Sir Ronald Sanders, will lead a mission to Haiti Friday at the request of the Haitian government.

Haiti feeding efforts pay off
Royal Gazette

Efforts by Bermudian volunteers to raise funds for a feeding programme in Haiti have paid off. More than 700 schoolchildren are now being fed three lunches a week at the school run by Feed My Lambs Ministry at a cost of...

OAS to send special mission to Haiti
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, DC, USA (CMC) — The Organisation of American States (OAS) says it will send a special mission to assess the situation in Haiti in response to a request by Haitian President Michel Martelly.

NY State senator calls for intervention in Haiti
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- New York State senator Adriano Espaillat on Thursday called

OAS to send special mission to Haiti
Antigua Observer

WASHINGTON, Jan. 28, CMC – The Organisation of American States (OAS), says it will send a Special Mission to assess the situation in Haiti in response to a request by Haitian President Michel Martelly.

Minnis calls for govt action on Zika
Nassau Guardian

Opposition Leader Dr. Hubert Minnis yesterday warned the government to take a more “aggressive approach” to mitigate the transmission of the Zika virus in The Bahamas, noting that the outbreak of dengue fever in...

Officials on alert for Zika virus
Nassau Guardian

While The Bahamas has not been listed as an affected area for the Zika virus, local health officials are “very concerned” and suggested that it is just a matter of time before the mosquito-borne virus reaches...

Caribbean Cruises restarts port calls in Haiti
Jamaica Observer

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd yesterday re-established port calls to its fenced-in site and beach attraction in northern Haiti after suspending visits just over a week ago.

Two state officials quit Haiti's electoral council amid protests
Jamaica Observer

PORT AU PRINCE,Haiti (CMC) – Two members of Haiti’s Provisional Electoral Council (CEP), have submitted their resignations of President Michel Martelly as demonstrators continue to protest the electoral process...

Public Health confirms presence of Zika in Dominican Republic (Update)
Dominican Today

Santo Domingo.- Dominican health authorities reported 10 Zika virus infection cases, after the analysis of samples from several patients tested positive, El Nuevo Diario reported Saturday.Symptoms include a mild fever,...

Haiti plunges on with poll despite opposition boycott
Jamaica Observer

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AFP) — Haiti's outgoing president brushed aside street protests, boycott threats and fraud claims Thursday to push ahead with plans to elect his successor this weekend.

Dominicans share reverence to the Virgin of La Altagracia
Dominican Today

Higuey, DR.- Thousands of Catholic pilgrims are arriving at Higuey’s Basilica to celebrate today the Day of La Altagracia, a manifestation of the Virgin Mary, the greatest religious fervors shared by Dominicans and...

Cruise ship stays away from Haiti amid protest
Jamaica Observer

MIAMI, USA (CMC) — Royal Caribbean has confirmed the cancellation of the visit of the

Health Ministry renews ZIKV warning
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Health Minister Horace Dalley today reported that 19 countries have reported infections with the Zika virus so far. They include Barbados, Guyana, Martinique, Suriname, Puerto Rico, Panama and...

Health warning on Zika virus
Royal Gazette

Health experts remain on alert for the mosquito-borne illness Zika virus, but say Bermuda has still received no reported cases. Outbreaks of the disease, which results in fever, rash and joint pains, have taken in place...

Haitians demand interim government
Nation News

PORT AU PRINCE – Opposition supporters Monday demanded the formation of an interim government as Haitians prepare to elect a new president on Sunday. “We declare this week the rebellion week to block...

More unrest in Haiti over delayed poll
Jamaica Observer

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Stone-throwing demonstrators on Monday smashed car windows and set at least two vehicles ablaze in Haiti’s capital, hours after several electoral offices were attacked in northern...

Jamaica on High Alert for the Introduction of the Zika Virus
Anguilla News

Kingston, Jamaica (JIS) - Jamaica's Minister of Health, Hon. Horace Dalley says given that the zika virus has been confirmed in Haiti, the Ministry of

Health Ministry increases vector control activities as Zika virus nears
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Minister of Health Horace Dalley says given that the Zika virus has been confirmed in Haiti, the Ministry of Health has heightened its alert and will further scale up its vector control activities...

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