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BAHAMAS-Bahamians vote in general election

Bahamians are voting on Wednesday to elect a new government in what could be a close race between the governing Progressive Liberal Party (PLP)...

GUYANA-Government to make provisions for workers with downsizing of sugar industry

With plans in the making to downsize the production of sugar, the Government says provisions are being made for workers in the industry. Minister of...

BARBADOS – Central Bank tightens monetary policy

Acting Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados Cleviston Haynes has announced changes to the monetary policy as the Government seeks to address the...

GUYANACCJ orders Guyana to refund Trinidad company millions in “unlawful” environmental tax

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) has ordered Guyana to refund the Trinidad-based beverage company, SM Jaleel (SMJ) and its subsidiary here over Guyana’s...

ST. LUCIA-Prime Minister unveils EC$1.5 billion budget

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Allen Chastanet late Tuesday presented his first ever budget to Parliament with a promise to pursue an aggressive...

CARIBBEAN-PAHO calls for improved hand hygiene to prevent antimicrobial resistance

As part of the “SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands campaign,” the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) calls for improved hand hygiene to prevent antimicrobial...

JAMAICA- Police investigate mysterious death of two sisters

  The police have launched a probe into the  mysterious death of two sisters Rosrick Deviana King, 5 and Rosricka Devrickaye King, 4, in the...

BARBADOS-Trinidad hopes to re-establish High Commission in Barbados

Chief of Protocol in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade Philip St. Hill says the government of Trinidad and Tobago has sought permission...