CMCFeature: CARICOM Pride turned to Gloom
Montserrat Reporter

By Sir Ronald Sanders* WASHINGTON, Jun 23, CMC – Three weeks ago, I and many other committed Caribbean integrationists, declared that the unity displayed by CARICOM countries at the Organization of American States...

Morris: Action about politics
Nation News

THE CURRENT TUMULTUOUS industrial relations climate in Barbados has very little to do with industrial relations and everything to do with politics. So says Ambassador to CARICOM Robert “Bobby” Morris,...

Many benefits to amalgamation of ECCU members’ indigenous banks
Dominica Vibes

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has said he supports the amalgamation of banks indigenous to member states of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU). Mr. Skerrit said this while speaking at a ceremony where he took...

PM Skerrit new ECCB Monetary Council’s Chairman
Dominica Vibes

Chairmanship of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) Monetary Council has been handed over to Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit. He takes over from Prime Minister and Minister of Finance of Antigua Gaston Browne. In...

De-risking most significant challenge to banking in ECCU – PM Skerrit
Dominica News Online

Prime Minister of Dominica and new Chairman of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU), Roosevelt Skerrit has said the most significant challenge to banking in the Eastern Caribbean Central...

‘Service excellence trumps everything else’, Bahamahost graduates told
Nassau Guardian

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama – Bahamahost held a graduation ceremony for 415 persons from Bahamas Immigration, Treasure Bay Casino, public service drivers, Bishop Michael Eldon High School, Sunland Baptist Academy, Grand...

Mahabirsingh eyes selection to West Indies Youth team
Trinidad Newsday

AFTER winning the MVP (Most Valuable Player) award at the Cricket West Indies (CWI) Regional Under-17 tournament held in Trinidad, Avinash Mahabirsingh is aiming to earn a spot on the West Indies team for the 2018 ICC...

Athletes come together for start of CYG
Nassau Guardian

In a spirit that seemed to promote unity and togetherness, The Bahamas kicked off the staging of the sixth edition of the Commonwealth Youth Games (CYG) last night. The CYG Bahamas 2017 is the first multi-sport...

Munroe: State should not force commissioner out
Nassau Guardian

Attorney Wayne Munroe, QC, said yesterday that he is “troubled” by reports that Commissioner of Police Ellison Greenslade is being moved to England. “I heard some troubling things about the [government]...

A&E overhaul this fiscal year
Nassau Guardian

Health Minister Dr. Duane Sands assured yesterday that the Accident and Emergency (A&E) Department at Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) will be the best in the Caribbean within the next five years, after the department...

False promises in cricket
Trinidad Guardian

The West Indies selectors release of players for the West Indies tour of England at the same time as the announcement of a temporary player amnesty based on existing participation rules can either be termed coincidental...

Lawrence defends selections
Trinidad Guardian

Head coach of the Trinidad and Tobago senior men’s football team Dennis Lawrence has explained his policy of inclusiveness when it comes to player selection, by stating quite clearly: “The idea is that every...

Grenada Canada sign tax information exchange agreement
Jamaica Observer

ST GEORGE'S, Grenada (CMC) — Grenada and Canada have signed a Tax Information Exchange Agreement, which, according to Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell, is not based purely on revenue, but also on securing the...

Tourism sector output weak in first quarter, says Central Bank
Nassau Guardian

Cuba's Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero announced recently that Cuba’s tourist arrivals from the U.S. have grown by 150 percent, despite travel restrictions, and its market from Canada has rebounded from 2016....

Maduro invites CARICOM chairman to mediate in Venezuela dispute
Dominica News Online

President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, has formally written to, and extended an invitation for dialogue to CARICOM’s Chairman and Prime Minister of Grenada, Dr the Right Honourable Keith...

Commonwealth secretary general makes official visit to The Bahamas
Nassau Guardian

The Patricia Scotland, Commonwealth secretary-general, is paying an official visit to the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, July 15–20, 2017. On her first official visit to The Bahamas, the secretary general arrived in...

From Sista P to Dr P
Jamaica Observer

THE top man at The University of the West Indies has revealed what he called the “highly anticipated” transition of former Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller when she joins the academic community “in a...

Colin Steele elected to Carib Cement, despite objections
Jamaica Observer

The Jamaica Observer understands that an attempt by the Caribbean Cement Company Ltd's (CCCL) board to block Jamaican Colin Steele's election as a director, was soundly defeated at Thursday's annual general meeting (AGM).

Phillips urges Diaspora to influence world leaders more
Jamaica Observer

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Opposition Leader Dr Peter Phillips is urging members of the Diaspora to be powerbrokers in the election of leaders in developed countries who can sway decisions in favour of the Caribbean...

David Jessop | Who will reform CARICOM?
Jamaica Gleaner

There is a pervasive view within and beyond the Caribbean that the regional integration process is foundering and that its progress is being held back by an absence of political compromise and a failing bureaucracy.The...

Hope and Reifer in, Bravo out of tour to England
Nation News

ST JOHN’S – The Selection Panel of Cricket West Indies today named a 15-member Windies Test squad for the Tour of England, starting later this month. Opening batsman Kyle Hope and left-handed all-rounder...

Minnis: Govt will have fitting tribute for Adderley
Nassau Guardian

The government plans to offer a “fitting tribute” to the late Cleophas Adderley, founder and director of the Bahamas National Youth Choir (BNYC), said Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis. Adderley died at Doctors...

Bravo out England Test tour
Trinidad Guardian

Newly reinstated West Indies batsman Darren Bravo will not feature in the upcoming Test series between the West Indies and England when the Caribbean side tours that country because the team had already been selected for...

OPINION: ‘Roosevelt Skerrit a Fake Regionalist’
Dominica Vibes

By: By Cabral Douglas BA, L.LB According to Dominican Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit free movement of people should be afforded to all CARICOM nationals. “We have to move towards ensuring that every citizen has the...

St Lucia’s Agriculture Minister Resigns Amidst Controversy
Dominica Vibes

(Caribbean 360 News) With a cloud of controversy hanging over his head, St Lucia’s Agriculture Minister Senator Jimmy Henry called it quits yesterday. The surprise move came 24 hours after the Opposition St Lucia...

Sinanan: OAS lawsuit $ funding highway
Trinidad Newsday

THE San Fernando to Point Fortin highway is being financed by money awarded in a lawsuit against its former contractor OAS Construtora said Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister, Stuart Young. He made the remark...

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