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Channel 5 Belize

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Meet the Municipal Mayoral Candidates in San Pedro Town
Channel 5 Belize

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Things Look Better, But Not Much, Foreign Forecast Says
Channel 5 Belize

For those still wondering if the best is yet to come going into an election year, The Economist Intelligence Unit says not quite. Its quarterly economic forecast predicts a return [...]

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Curfew imposed in St Catherine South
Jamaica Observer

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Gov't moving to recover Port Authority of Jamaica pension payments
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Prime Minister Andrew Holness has announced that the government will now be taking steps to recover millions of dollars in unauthorised pension and gratuity payments made to at least 14 senior executives of the Port...

Venezuelan President Maduro set to run for re-election in 2018 vote
Nation News

CARACAS – Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro looked sure to stand for re-election in a presidential vote due by the end of April where the ruling Socialists hope to trump a squabbling opposition despite...

Venezuela calls early election, Maduro ready to run for second term
Jamaica Observer

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — Venezuela will hold presidential elections by the end of April, the ruling Constituent Assembly said Tuesday, pulling forward a vote in which President Nicolas Maduro hopes to triumph over...

Britain sets up unit to combat fake news
Jamaica Observer

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Britain announced Tuesday it was setting up a new national security unit to combat "disinformation", just weeks after Prime Minister Theresa May accused Russia of using fake news to...

Opposition wants special task forces to investigate crime
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UK team on island this week on fact finding mission
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PNP says crime situation could have been addressed sooner
Jamaica Observer

ST ANDREW, Jamaica — People's National Party (PNP) President, Dr Peter Phillips, in his post retreat press conference today, reiterated his party's support of the state of public emergency declared in St James but...

State of emergency regulations to be debated today
Jamaica Gleaner

The regulations governing the state of public emergency which was declared in St James last Thursday by prime minister Andrew Holness are expected to be tabled in Parliament today with lawmakers gearing up for a lively...

Community Focus: Jericho - 40 years of dry pipes
Jamaica Star

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Rivers in Dominica to be dredged
Dominica News Online

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Barbados, Grenada removed from EU global tax haven list
Jamaica Observer

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Italian politician pledges to kick out half a million illegal migrants if elected prime minister
Telegraph UK

23 January 2018 2:43pm A Right-wing politician who hopes to be the next prime minister of Italy has pledged to expel half a million migrants if his party wins the coming election. Matteo Salvini, the head of the...

Barbados, Grenada removed from EU blacklist
Dominica News Online

Barbados and Grenada are among eight jurisdictions which have been removed from the EU’s list of non-cooperative jurisdictions for tax purposes, following commitments made at a high political level to remedy EU...

Egypt 'arrests former general Sami Anan' who planned to challenge Sisi in elections
Telegraph UK

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Barbados among 8 jurisdictions removed from EU list
Nation News

Eight jurisdictions have been removed from the European Union's list of non-cooperative jurisdictions for tax purposes, following commitments made at a high political level to remedy EU concerns. Barbados,...

40 years of dry pipes
Jamaica Star

The community of Jericho in Hanover is growing ever more restless as residents blast the authorities for neglect. The people said they have had enough of empty promises by their political representatives and the National...

'Graveyard' video sends life message
Jamaica Star

The new Tarrus Riley music video for 'Graveyard' has come at a time when the call for an end to crime and violence in Jamaica has strengthened.The visuals were released last Thursday, the same day Prime Minister Andrew...

AFC councillor arrested for alleged assault of chips vendor
Kaieteur News

Alliance For Change Councillor, Abel Seetaram, who was fired from his post as Prime Minister Representative Region Five in May 2016, has once again found himself in the spotlight on an alleged assault launched on a chips...

Prevention better than cure
Jamaica Observer

I have always admired Dr Christopher Tufton and the drive he has for his assigned ministry. Dr Tufton is a thinker and a visionary and I would hope the prime minister would keep him very close. In the face of much...

Late MP Enid Bennett remembered as servant of the people
Jamaica Observer

“A servant of the people,” was the most used term in describing the life of the late government minister, long-serving member of parliament (MP) and first female deputy leader of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP),...

The Caribbean Voice offers Suicide Stats and Related Facts
Kaieteur News

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