Category : Caribbean News

by Staff - 6 hours ago

Staff Awards a Success at the Landings

PRESS RELEASE: Gros Islet, Saint Lucia (December 14th, 2017): The Landings Resort and Spa has marked its 10-year anniversary in part, with a small Staff Awards Ceremony highlighting the achievements of the long-standing staff members who have been wi...

by Staff - 8 hours ago

The Next Move is Yours, Do Your Own Assessment and Buy Smart

PRESS RELEASE: Michael Lee-Chin tells Caribbean Infrastructure Conference delegates Montego Bay, Jamaica, 12 Dec., 2017 – Jamaica and the Caribbean are full of opportunities that can assure wealth creation for shareholders but potential investors sho...

by Staff - 10 hours ago

Zimbabwe ex-leader Mugabe on 1st trip abroad since resigning

(AP) — Zimbabwe’s former leader Robert Mugabe and his wife, Grace, have traveled to Singapore on their first trip abroad since Mugabe resigned last month under pressure from the military and ruling party, the presidential spokesman said Tuesday...

by Staff - 12 hours ago

Indonesia court rejects bid to outlaw extramarital sex

(AFP) – A bid to make all sex outside marriage illegal was rejected by a top Indonesian court Thursday, in a ruling that surprised many as concerns grow about rising intolerance in the world’s biggest Muslim-majority country. Five out of...

by Staff - 13 hours ago

Saint Lucia Government Denounces Libyan Slave Trade

Press Release:-Minister for Home Affairs, Justice and National Security Honourable Hermangild Francis Friday issued a statement denouncing the practice of modern day slavery in Libya. The Minister, who indicated that he will engage the Prime Minister...

by Staff - 14 hours ago

China angered as U.S. considers navy visits to Taiwan

(Reuters) – China accused the United States on Thursday of interfering in its internal affairs and said it had lodged a complaint after U.S. President Donald Trump signed into law an act laying the groundwork for possible U.S. navy visits to se...

by Staff - 15 hours ago

Cops kill gunman who took hostages at bank

Toronto Sun:-VAUGHAN— A dramatic hostage situation at a bank in Vaughan ended abruptly on Wednesday when police killed a lone gunman. No one else was injured but those inside the Royal Bank of Canada in the Major Mackenzie Dr.-Dufferin St. area were...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Gunmen attack Soufriere restaurant

Gunmen wearing masks attacked a restaurant and bar at Anse Mamin, less than a mile from Anse Chastanet in Soufriere Wednesday afternoon, robbing at least one staff member of cash and valuables and making off with several items, including drinks, belo...