Private management for state quarries

The Cabinet confirmed a decision to corporatize the Burma and the Bendals quarries, the cement and the hot-mix plants, in order to gain greater...

Lawmen warn against impersonating police officers

(STRATCOM RELEASE) It has been brought to the attention of the Royal Police Force of Antigua and Barbuda that, there appear to be persons within...

Russia 5-0 Saudi Arabia – hosts start World Cup in style

The 2018 World Cup opened in spectacular fashion as Russia defied their recent poor form to smash five past Saudi Arabia and record the...

UPDATED: Football officials freed of drug charges in Jamaica

The two Antiguan football officials who were arrested on ganja-related charges were today freed in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court. The two members...

Date set for CCJ referendum

A referendum on the Caribbean Court of Justice is likely to take place on November 6, 2018, the government has announced. It also announced that the...

Greene tells CARICOM not to ignore criticisms

Trade Minister Paul Chet Greene as told fellow trade ministers in Caricom that they should not overlook criticisms of the regional body. Greene was at...

Lewis assumes leadership of APUA water

Succession planning at the Antigua Public Utilities Authority has allowed for the seamless transition of Ian Lewis to the position of water manager. He replaces...

Police officer shot in a bar, patrons robbed

Police are investigating a robbery that took place at a bar in Martins Village where an off-duty police officer was shot in the leg. Allegations...

Two machines to tackle seaweed invasion

The Government of Antigua & Barbuda has agreed to spend as much as US$ 149,000 to purchase machines to deal will the influx of sargassum...

Petro Caribe says Observer story is fake news

The Board of Petro Caribe has given the assurance that fuel supply to Antigua and Barbuda will not end. The opposition friendly media house the...

Dealers say put the brakes on used car imports

A representative of the new car dealers has asked the government to change its policy to reduce the number of used cars coming into...

American visitor jailed for bullets in her bag

An American visitor, Shannon Martinez, who spent two weeks here vacationing with her family was arrested as she tried to leave the country yesterday. Authorities...

Over three thousand tonnes of waste collected in national clean up

The National Clean-Up which started on May 26th is about to end but not before a final round of clean-up this weekend. The programme has...

Chief wants help to fix problems with immigration system

Chief Immigration Officer Katrina Yearwood has called in Canadian Bank Note (CBN) to help close loopholes which exist in Antigua & Barbuda's immigration system. Yearwood...

Panama makes much needed cash donation to Barbuda relief

The Government of Panama today made a further donation of EC$135,000.00 to the Government of Antigua and Barbuda as budgetary support to assist with...

World Cup 2026: Canada, US & Mexico joint bid wins right to host tournament

The 2026 World Cup will be held in the United States, Canada and Mexico after their joint bid beat Morocco's proposal to host it. The...

School custodians to receive half pay during summer

The Ministry of Education says it has taken the decision to re-introduced the system of custodians receiving half of their basic wages during the...

Bus Driver Robbed At West Bus Station

Bus drivers expressed concerns today after one of their colleagues was attacked and robbed by three bandits at the West Bus Station Monday night. The...

WIOC dismisses Observer fake news about suspension of fuel

The West Indies Oil Company (WIOC) tonight dismissed a fake news item on Observer Radio news and on its website stating that PDVSA has...

Appeal court reduces sentences for armed robbers

The sentences for convicted robbers, Glenis Messiah and Corian Thomas were reduced by the Court of Appeal this afternoon. The men were both sentenced to...

Villa man dead after electric shock

Police are investigating an apparent electrocution which took place in Willikies at about 3:30 pm today Tuesday 12th June, 2018. Dead is 22 years old...

Antigua’s Nicola James-Greene Shines at Recent Sandals Group Employee of the Year Gala...

Antigua’s Nicola James-Greene was among over two dozen of the most outstanding team members in the Caribbean at the recently staged 10th annual Sandals...

Telecoms provider says its ready for hurricane season

“The premature start to the 2018 Hurricane Season on May 25 when subtropical storm Alberto formed East of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, serves as a...

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