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Letter: Cuba-St Lucia trade relations

Dear Sir: I was pleased to read in your news release of July 30 that Cuba and St Lucia signed a trade agreement that will...

Commentary: Guyana and Venezuela – peace under law

By Sir Ronald Sanders A search of the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon’s statements posted on his official website shows no mention of anything he...

Commentary: Obama’s historic trip to Kenya

By Anthony L Hall On Friday, Barack Obama became the first sitting president of the United States to visit Kenya. For Kenyans, it was a...

IAPA tells US Congress of press freedom deterioration in the region

WASHINGTON, USA -- The Inter American Press Association (IAPA), in a hearing of the US Congress’s House of Representatives Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere,...

Belize Tourism Board hosts annual tourism industry conference

BELIZE CITY, Belize -- The Belize Tourism Board will be hosting its annual tourism industry conference on August 1, 2015 in San Pedro, Ambergris...

Revealing new documentary on Cuba airs next month

Documentary host and correspondent Gerry Hadden (left) meets the people of Cuba in a revealing new documentary about a changing Cuba produced by CCTV...

Results of geothermal study in Grenada presented

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada -- The ministry of finance and energy was on Thursday due to present the findings from the geology, geophysics and geochemistry...

Regional Commonwealth parliamentary conference opens in BVI

ROAD TOWN, BVI -- Representatives from 13 countries are in the British Virgin Islands attending the 40th Conference of the Caribbean, the Americas and...

Managers of unlicensed Cayman Islands investment company disappear

By Kenneth Rijock MIAMI, USA -- B & C Capital Ltd, an unlicensed Cayman Islands investment company whose managers have disappeared, is no longer in...

Antigua and Barbuda and US meet to discuss WTO gaming case

Foreign Minister Charles 'Max' Fernandez (R) explains the Antigua and Barbuda government's position on the WTO gaming case to US Assistant Trade Representative John...

Trinidad court awards record defamation judgement against Warner

Former attorney general Anand Ramlogan (L) and Jack Warner, pictured in more convivial times By Caribbean News Now contributor PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- In what...

Grenada beat Saint Lucia in CONCACAF Women’s U20

Saint Lucia Women’s Under-20 team Grenada Women’s Under-20 team. Photos: Terry Finisterre By Terry Finisterre CASTRIES, St Lucia -- Grenada beat Saint Lucia 4-2 in the...

Poets Corner: Screams!

Screams! By Abdulmajeed K Nunez ...

Letter: Questions for the prime minister

Dear Sir: It has been reported that the prime minister intends to be interviewed on CNMG. If this is in fact so The Democratic Party...

Letter: Russia invades St Vincent with stealth and dynasty collaboration between 2002 and 2015

Dear Sir: The two main players in the 1979 Grenada revolution was Russia and Cuba. They introduced the rest of the world’s scum like Iran,...

Commentary: The Caribbean and the International Criminal Court: Time to leave?

By Dr David Hoile The international debate that has opened up regarding the International Criminal Court as a consequence of South Africa's decision not to...

Commentary: Bright light shines in a campaign theatre crowded with nightmares

By Melanius Alphonse In the face of global forces and volatility, democracy is under constant challenge. But for the concerned, responsible common good and belief...

Navigating ‘Island’ Parenting: Cornelia’s Jewels

By Mutryce A Williams Navigating “Island” Parenting is a submission of insights, quotes, tips and parenting advice that I have gathered over the years as...

Copa Airlines announces service to Belize

BELIZE CITY, Belize -- Starting December 8, 2015, Copa Airlines will be offering two weekly flights to Belize City from Hub de la Americas,...

Important hydrocarbon discovery made in Colombian Caribbean ultra-deepwater

BOGOTA, Colombia -- Ecopetrol SA has announced that, at a depth of 3,720 meters, the Kronos-1 well verified the presence of hydrocarbons in ultra-deepwater...