PM promotes ‘Caribbean-type evacuations’
Nassau Guardian

With an increasing threat of devastating weather systems to the Caribbean, Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis said a time may come for widescale “Caribbean-type evacuations” to protect the safety and future of the...

Caricom to hold donor conference seeking aid for hurricane-battered countries
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Caribbean Community (Caricom) chairman, Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell, says while it is still too early to give a financial cost to the damage caused to the British Virgin Islands...

CARICOM to hold donor conference seeking aid for hurricane battered countries
Antigua Observer

Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Chairman, Prime Minister Dr. Keith Mitchell says while it is still too early to give a financial cost to the damage caused to the British Virgin Islands (BVI) by Hurricane Irma, it could...

No mass evacuation of Dominicans residing in Irma hit countries
Dominica Vibes

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has discouraged the thought of evacuating Dominicans who are resident in islands affected by Hurricane Irma. The category 5 storm tore through islands of the Northern Lesser Antilles, last...

Dominica deploys human resources to islands affected by Hurricane Irma
Dominica Vibes

Members of the Commonwealth of Dominica Police Force as well as local personnel forming part of a Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) delegation have been deployed to the British Virgin Islands (BVI)...

Irma turns Caribbean island paradises into nightmares
Nassau Guardian

ST. JOHN'S, Antigua (AP) - Strung like beads along the northeast edge of the Caribbean, the Leeward Islands are tiny, remote and beautiful, with azure waters and ocean breezes drawing tourists from around the world. The...

On alert
Nassau Guardian

With The Bahamas facing the threat of Hurricane Irma, a category four hurricane projected to intensify, Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis yesterday assured residents that the government and all relevant agencies are...

Latapy names U-15 squad for Concacaf
Trinidad Guardian

This Country’s National under 15 Boys team will head off to Florida tomorrow to contest the 2017 Concacaf Under-15 Boys Championship at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida, USA from August 13th to 19th. Under head...

Latapy names U-15 squad for Concacaf
Trinidad Guardian

This Country’s National under 15 Boys team will head off to Florida tomorrow to contest the 2017 Concacaf Under-15 Boys Championship at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida, USA from August 13th to 19th. Under head...

Ahye doubles up with 200m title
Trinidad Guardian

WALTER ALIBEY   Top T&T sprinter Michelle- Lee Ahye yesterday claimed victory in the 200 metres final to retain the double sprint titles (100 and 200 metres) she won last year at the NGC/Sagicor/NAAA National...

NAAA to crown new sprint king
Trinidad Guardian

A new sprint champion will be crowned at this weekend’s National Gas Company (NGC)/ Sagicor/National Association of Athletics Administrations (NAAA) Open Track & Field Championships, as defending champion Richard...

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS – POLITICS-New Governor to take office in August
Antigua Observer

TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands, May, 5, CMC – A new Governor will take office in this British Overseas Territory in August. Augustus ‘Gus’ Jaspert, who currently serves in the United Kingdom Cabinet Office...

US 'concerned' about Venezuela mass protests after boy, woman killed
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — The United States is "concerned" about the situation in Venezuela, where deadly clashes broke out Wednesday in mass protests against President Nicolas Maduro, Secretary of State Rex...

O-WRAP: Son of world’s oldest woman dies… Airlines withdraw from Cuba… PNP cries foul
Jamaica Observer

In case you missed it, here are OBSERVER ONLINE’s top 10 stories for today. Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 19:00:11 GMT US 'concerned' about Venezuela mass protests after boy, woman killed...

#SectoralDebate: McKenzie says $550m in National Disaster Fund
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — A total of $550 million is now available in country’s National Disaster Fund, says Minister of Local Government and Community Development, Desmond McKenzie. Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017...

Young Jamaica welcomes government’s aid for indebted students
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Young Jamaica this afternoon hailed the government’s allocation of $300 million to help “financially challenged” Jamaican students at the University of the West Indies (UWI),...

BVI to charge visitors US$10 in environmental levy
Dominica Vibes

TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands (CMC) — All visitors to this British overseas territory will soon be required to pay US$10 in an environmental levy. This follows the passage of a Bill in the lower house on Tuesday....

BVI to charge visitors US$10 in environmental levy
Jamaica Observer

TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands (CMC) — All visitors to this British overseas territory will soon be required to pay US$10 in an environmental levy. This follows the passage of a Bill in the lower house on Tuesday....

Clashes erupt at 'mother of all protests' in Venezuela
Jamaica Observer

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — Clashes broke out Wednesday at massive protests against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, as riot police fired tear gas to push back stone-throwing demonstrators and a young protester...

UPDATE: $300m allocated to help needy UWI, UTECH, CMI students
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Government on Wednesday said it has allocated a total of $300 million to help financially-challenged Jamaican students at the University of the West Indies, University of Technology (UTech)...

Fox dumps embattled host over harassment allegations
Jamaica Observer

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — Fox News severed its relationship with Bill O'Reilly on Wednesday, dumping America's most-watched cable news anchor over a flood of sexual harassment allegations and dwindling...

Members urged to remind themselves of JTA principles
Jamaica Observer

ST JAMES, Jamaica (JIS) — President of the Jamaica Teachers’ Association (JTA), Howard Isaacs, has urged members to constantly remind themselves of the principles under which the association was formed. Local...

Emirates cuts flights to US as demand weakens
Jamaica Observer

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AFP) — Emirates, the Middle East's largest airline, said Wednesday that it will reduce flights to the United States after tightened visa and security measures under President Donald Trump...

St Vincent opposition wants gov't to account for spending on new airport
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC) — The main opposition New Democratic Party (NDP) has called on the Ralph Gonsalves led administration to account for the more than EC$700 million (US$259,000,000) reportedly spent to build...

Data Protection Act to be tabled soon, Cybercrimes Act to be reviewed
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — Minister of Science, Energy and Technology, Dr Andrew Wheatley on Tuesday said the Data Protection Act is to be laid before Parliament for debate within another three months. Local News Wed,...

Haiti to rebuild National Palace toppled in 2010 quake
Jamaica Observer

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AFP) — President Jovenel Moise launched Wednesday a project to rebuild Haiti's National Palace, a symbol of national pride destroyed by the cataclysmic 2010 earthquake that killed more than...

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