Wheatley to hold talks with Venezuela on Petrojam shares buy-back
Jamaica Gleaner

Energy Minister Dr Andrew Wheatley says he will hold talks with his Venezuelan counterpart in the first week of March regarding proposals by the Jamaican Government to repurchase the 49 per cent shares in Petrojam,...

Weather Update: Weak trough across Jamaica
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KINGSTON, Jamaica — The trough currently across the island is expected to continue to weaken as a high pressure ridge builds across the region this weekend, the Meteorological Service of Jamaica has reported.In the...

Boko Haram girls were not freed in heroic mission after all, Nigerian officials admit
Telegraph UK

Credit: AMINU ABUBAKAR/AFP/Getty Images On Wednesday, government officials told the Reuters news agency that around 50 girls were still missing. But one parent, Bashir Manzo, told the Associated Press news agency that...

Russian mercenary boss spoke with Kremlin before attacking US forces in Syria, intel claims
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Trump to announce 'largest ever' North Korea sanctions
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Pirate hostages to walk the plank
Royal Gazette

The Bermuda Sloop Foundation will resort to piracy once more to raise funds for its voyages on-board the Spirit of Bermuda. The organisation, which has just won the Tall Ships America Programme of the Year Award 2017, is...

Cross Island venue to host first event
Royal Gazette

A Vegas Night will become the first official event in The Shed, Bermudas newest entertainment venue in Dockyard tomorrow. The space on Cross Island was used by Team BAR during the Americas Cup but has now been opened up...

Construction to impact US Consulate services
Royal Gazette

Construction work at the United States Consulate is set to impact services, a spokeswoman said today. She advised those in need of routine services such as US visa and passport renewals to make appointments online as soon...

Slavery loan wasn’t fully repaid by Britain until 2015 – CARICOM Reparations Chair
Dominica News Online

A loan that was taken by the British Government to pay slave owners for the abolition of slavery in 1834 was not fully repaid until 2015. This disclosure was made by Vice-Chancellor of The UWI and Chair of the CARICOM...

Second Annual Bermuda Principles Conference
Bernews

The Bermuda Tourism Authority’s [BTA] welcome reception for the second annual Bermuda Principles Conference was held at the Fairmont...

Live Video: Opposition Reply To 2018/19 Budget
Bernews

[Updated] Opposition Leader and Shadow Finance Minister Jeanne Atherden will deliver the Opposition’s Reply to the 2018/19 Budget in the House of...

PM Skerrit: ‘Dominica has no issue with St. Kitts-Nevis reducing its CBI price’
Dominica News Online

In a clear and direct rebuke to accusations levelled by St. Kitts-Nevis’ leader of the Opposition, the Right Honourable Dr. Denzil Douglas, on Sept. 23, 2017, about the Dr. Harris-led Team Unity administration’s...

Battered Caribbean islands come together to welcome birds back
Dominica News Online

The fall of 2017 was hard for the Caribbean. Hurricanes beat on our islands, destroying homes, toppling trees and darkening cities. The storms hurt both people and nature, damaging forests, wetlands, and the animals that...

Met Office discontinues Flood Watch
Dominica News Online

A high-pressure system has become the dominant feature across the area resulting in a much drier and stable atmosphere with brisk winds during the next 24 hours. As a result of this, the Flood Watch is discontinued....

Public sector transformation project gets $735m
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — A sum of $735.5 million has been allocated to continue the Strategic Public Sector Transformation Project this year.This is outlined in the 2018/19 Estimates of Expenditure, now before the...

CARPHA urges precaution against influenza virus
Jamaica Observer

CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) — The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) is urging persons to practice good personal hygiene in order to reduce the risk of transmission of influenza and other respiratory...

Gonsalves interrupted by protesters during Cave Hill lecture
Nation News

"We are in solidarity with our sisters across the region... Justice for all!" was the cry that rung out last night as placard-waving protesters disrupted a public lecture by St Vincent and the Grenadines...

Kevin Maybury, February 23, 2018
Royal Gazette

What you Need to Know 1. Please respect the use of this community forum and its users. 2. Any poster that insults, threatens or verbally abuses another member, uses defamatory language, or deliberately disrupts...

Consideration is the key to safer roads
Royal Gazette

Dear Sir,The new chairman of the Bermuda Road Safety Council Dennis Lister III wants to understandably stamp his mark and continues to push for an island-wide speed detection system. I think we can agree that multiple...

Arrive alive has to be mantra if we are genuine about driving for change
Royal Gazette

I am by profession a lawyer who has had the misfortune in my long career to see the terrible results of fatal accidents from every perspective inside courts and witnessing punishment, acknowledging the bereavements and...

Video: February 23 Bernews Morning Newsflash
Bernews

Opposition Leader and Shadow Finance Minister Jeanne Atherden set to deliver Budget Reply today, man injured following collision in...

Stephen Fry reveals prostate cancer diagnosis
Telegraph UK

Stephen Fry reveals prostate cancer diagnosis Comment icon Comment icon ALL SECTIONS More Stephen Fry reveals prostate cancer diagnosis Stephen Fry pictured in London in November last year Credit: Heathcliff O'Malley for...

Sandys Rotary Club holds speaking contest
Royal Gazette

The Rotary Club of Sandys is to host a speaking contest for high school pupils tomorrow. The theme will be the Rotary Four-Way Test, a moral and ethical model for behaviour, decision-making and life. The club said Rotarys...

Lecture on colonisation of Bermuda
Royal Gazette

Historian Clarence Maxwell will deliver a lecture on the African colonisation of Bermuda. Bermuda College will host Before the Akaniba the African colonisation of Bermuda 1616-1680 on March 8 in the Blue Room, from 5....

Health council emphasises case for investment
Royal Gazette

Spending on healthcare is not the same as investing in health, the Bermuda Health Council has warned. The watchdog said more money should be spent on the social causes of poor health after David Burt, the Premier and...

Navy officer who kept Bermudas big secret
Royal Gazette

A Second World War US Navy officer who held one of the most closely guarded secrets of the conflict has died at the age of 100. Jim Humphreys was one of the few people who knew a German U-boat captain was being held in...

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