President Granger engages Jagdeo… Government, Opposition team up to resolve Venezuela controversy
Kaieteur News

In what would be considered as a major political development, President David Granger, yesterday met with Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo, to discuss a number of pressing issues. Key on the agenda was the ongoing...

Watching humanitarian crises from afar
Antigua Observer

Modern news coverage often suggests that we are perpetually in crisis. Every day economies falter, terrorists strike and politicians stumble from one embarrassment or scandal, to the next. It becomes hard to tell the...

International real estate market ‘aware of Baha Mar’ dispute
Nassau Guardian

The developer behind some of the newest high-end property development deals in The Bahamas, Aristo Development President Jason Kinsale, said the fate of the stalled Baha Mar development is drawing great interest...

Unicomer turns sod for $300m Freeport complex
Trinidad Guardian

Sod was turned yesterday for Unicomer Group’s $300 million complex at Calcutta Road, Freeport. The facility, which will create 400 jobs, will house Unicomer Caribbean’s regional offices as well as its T&T...

St Kitts PM meets with Venezuelan team
Nation News

RESOLVING THE DISPUTE between the Republic of Venezuela and Guyana was among key matters discussed when a Venezuelan team met with St Kitts and Nevis Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris over the weekend....

Services provided by Gov't will improve due to debt buy-back
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – Minister of Finance and Planning, Dr Peter Phillips, says the debt buy-back arrangement with Venezuela under the PetroCaribe Energy Co-operation Agreement, was undertaken for the benefit of...

Like a lizard on a limb, the JLP continues to draw bad card on PetroCaribe
Jamaica Observer

THE Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) continues to jinx itself when it comes on to the PetroCaribe agreement between Venezuela and Jamaica. Were it not for my disdain for political sorcery, I would recommend that the JLP seek...

PM Stuart meets with Venezuelan vice president
Nation News

PRIME MINISTER Freundel Stuart met today with Jorge Arreaza, Vice President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. The Vice President was in Barbados as part of a regional tour to discuss Venezuela’s...

PM holds talks with Venezuela’s Vice President
Dominica Vibes

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit welcomed a two-member delegation from the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela headed by its Vice President Jorge Alberto Arreaza. Mr Skerrit, along with Minister for PetroCaribe Reginald...

PM holds talks with Venezuela’s Vice President
Dominica Vibes

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit welcomed a two-member delegation from the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela headed by its Vice President Jorge Alberto Arreaza. Mr Skerrit, along with Minister for PetroCaribe Reginald...

US asks Venezuela to scrap ban on opposition political candidates
Nation News

WASHINGTON – The United States on Tuesday called on Venezuela to reverse a ban on opposition members from holding office and participating in the December 6 parliamentary elections. Washington made...

Carter 30th in 100m backstroke
Trinidad Guardian

T&T's Dylan Carter swam a personal best in the men's 100m backstroke when the 16th FINA World Championship continued in Kazan, Russia yesterday, but it was not enough to advance him to the semifinals. Competing in the...

Venezuela helping Haiti with election preparations
Jamaica Observer

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) — Venezuela is providing assistance to Haiti as the French Caribbean Community country prepares to hold a series of elections, beginning on August 9.

PM to address the nation tonight
Jamaica Gleaner

The Gleaner/Power 106 News Centre understands that Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller will address the nation later this evening on the PetroCaribe oil deal with Venezuela. The address comes a week after the finance...

Venezuela to assist in preparation for elections
Antigua Observer

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti, Jul 27, CMC – Venezuela is providing assistance to Haiti as the French Caribbean Community (CARICOM) country prepares to hold a series of elections beginning on August 9.

Loco for dancehall!
Jamaica Observer

DANCEHALL music and culture is alive and well on the South American mainland. Trass Passa, a recent conference in the Venezuelan capital Caracas, explored the influence of Jamaican dancehall music and culture on that...

PetroCaribe ‘here to stay’ declares Venezuelan Ambassador
Dominica Vibes

Venezuela’s Ambassador to Dominica, Hayden Pirela has said that the PetroCaribe agreement between Venezuela and Dominica which has brought progress and development to Dominica “is here to stay”. 29 June...

PM urges resolution to Venezuela/Guyana border dispute
Dominica Vibes

An ongoing border dispute between Venezuela and Guyana over an area where a new oil discovery has been made will not affect Dominica’s relationship with the two countries, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has said....

PetroCaribe ‘here to stay’ declares Venezuelan Ambassador
Dominica Vibes

Venezuela’s Ambassador to Dominica, Hayden Pirela has said that the PetroCaribe agreement between Venezuela and Dominica which has brought progress and development to Dominica “is here to stay”. 29 June...

Venezuela/Guyana dispute will not affect Dominica/Venezuela relations – PM Skerrit
Dominica News Online

Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, has made it clear that a current border dispute between Venezuela and Guyana will not affect Dominica’s relationship with Venezuela. On July 6, 2015,  Venezuelan President...

PM urges resolution to Venezuela/Guyana border dispute
Dominica Vibes

An ongoing border dispute between Venezuela and Guyana over an area where a new oil discovery has been made will not affect Dominica’s relationship with the two countries, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has said....

Guyana says Venezuela rice for oil deal ended months ago
Jamaica Gleaner

The Guyana government yesterday said there is documentary evidence that Venezuela had communicated to the previous administration its decision to end an oil for rice deal long before the May 11 general elections.Prime...

T&T/V’zuela discussing barter plan
Trinidad Guardian

The possibility of bartering between T&T and Venezuela is still being explored, Trade Minister Vasant Bharath said yesterday. It was Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar who suggested a barter trade in items such as...

Fidel Castro congratulates Greek PM on referendum result
Dominica Vibes

ATHENS, Greece (AFP) – Former Cuban president Fidel Castro on Monday congratulated Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras for his “brilliant political victory” in the country’s referendum, which saw...

Kamla supports Guyana against Venez. territorial claims
Kaieteur News

– willing to help with oil exploration, energy Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Kamla Persad-Bissessar, says that her country is in full support of Guyana as it relates to recent decree made by Venezuelan...

Venezuela sets date for elections after mounting pressure
Jamaica Gleaner

AP:Venezuela will hold legislative elections on December 6, election officials announced Monday, following months of mounting pressure from local opposition groups and international observers.The South American country's...

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