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Guyana steal 1-1 draw with Guadeloupe in Caribbean Cup Finals

Cedric Collet (12) skips away for Guadeloupe. Photo: digicelfootball.com STADE DE RIVIERE PILOTE, Martinique -- Guyana stole a point in their opening Digicel Caribbean Cup...

Martinique fight back for 1-1 draw with Grenada in Caribbean Cup Finals

Steve Gustan (R) shows his skill for Martinique. Photo: Digicel PIERRE ALIKER DILLON, Martinique -- Martinique fought bravely back to ensure an honours even result...

Cuba open Caribbean Cup Finals in style, beating Trinidad 2-0

A rare Trinidad and Tobago attack is handled safely by the Cuban goalkepper. Photo: Digicel PIERRE ALIKER DILLON, Martinique -- Cuba opened the Digicel Caribbean...

Windsor Park in Dominica to debut as world’s newest Test venue

by Caribbean News Now Staff ROSEAU, Dominica -- Windsor Park in the Caribbean nature isle of Dominica will debut as the world’s newest Test venue...

St Lucia and St Vincent at odds over airline agreement

by Caribbean News Now Staff CASTRIES, St Lucia -- At the height of his election campaign in his bid for a third consecutive term,...

Dominican appointed judge of the Belize Court of Appeal

by Caribbean News Now Staff BELMOPAN, Belize -- Well known Eastern Caribbean jurist, Sir Bryan Alleyne, has been appointed a judge of the Belize...

Former Turks and Caicos House Speaker turned political leader speaks out

PROVIDENCIALES, Turks and Caicos Islands -- Clayton Greene, the former Speaker of the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) House of Assembly during the last...

44 candidates to contest St Vincent elections

By Kenton X. Chance KINGSTOWN, St Vincent -- Election officials in St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) said they will on Monday release the...

Suriname celebrates 35th anniversary of independence

By Ivan Cairo PARAMARIBO, Suriname – Hundreds of thousands of revelers, including locals and visitors, celebrated Suriname’s 35th Independence Anniversary on Thursday. Among the main attractions...

Obama declares recent storms, flooding another USVI disaster

By Joy Blackburn The Virgin Islands Daily News ST CROIX, USVI (MCT) -- President Barack Obama on Wednesday declared another major disaster in the US Virgin Islands --...

Air passenger arriving in Miami from Dominican Republic may have had cholera symptoms

By Luisa Yanez McClatchy Newspapers MIAMI, USA (MCT) -- American Airlines officials on Friday confirmed a passenger arriving at Miami International Airport from the Dominican Republic on Thanksgiving...

International press coverage ‘factual and kind to St Kitts’, says minister

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CUOPM) -- The international press coverage of the unprecedented armed holdup of a tourist bus that recently occurred in St Kitts...

St Kitts-Nevis magistrates get tools to prevent and disrupt organised crime

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CUOPM) -- Two St Kitts and Nevis magistrates are getting the necessary tools to assist them in the prevention and disruption...

Going to vote will not spread cholera, UN says as efforts mount to stem...

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- Going forward with elections in Haiti this Sunday is not expected to increase the spread of cholera, a top official at...

OAS assistant secretary general arrives in Haiti ahead of elections

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- The assistant secretary general of the Organization of American States (OAS), Ambassador Albert Ramdin, arrived in Haiti on Thursday ahead of...

Government approves sale of Air Jamaica’s aircraft

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – The Jamaican Cabinet has approved the continuation of Air Jamaica's negotiations with GA Telesis for the sale of two aircraft...

Jamaica, Colombia co-operate on financial intelligence

Minister with responsibility for Information, Telecommunications and Special Projects, Daryl Vaz (right) stresses a point during a post-Cabinet press briefing at Jamaica House on...

Guyana-Venezuela relations now at their best, says Venezuelan foreign minister

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Venezuela Nicholas Maduro speaking to the media at the close of the meeting of the ministers of foreign affairs...

Guyana to experience 70 percent above normal rainfall

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (GINA) -- Minister of Agriculture Robert Persaud is calling on residents to be vigilant as Guyana is currently experiencing a La Nina...

Warm relations with Cuba will continue, says Barbados PM

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart is pictured having discussions with Cuban Ambassador, Lissette Perez Perez at Government Headquarters By Cathy Lashley BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (BGIS) -- The...