Category : Caribbean News

- 2 hours ago

U.S. Ambassador Taglialatela’s Call With Prime Minister Chastanet

Press Release:-  On May 27, U.S. Ambassador Linda Taglialatela spoke by phone with St. Lucia Prime Minister Allen Chastanet to discuss the COVID-19 pandemic response and preparations for the upcoming hurricane season.  The Ambassador thanked the Prim...

- 3 hours ago

Mother Of Abandoned Baby Comes Forward

Health and Wellness Minister Mary Isaac has announced that the mother of an abandoned newborn has come forward to the authorities. “The mother came forward – the real mother, we believe, came forward and she is getting the necessary atten...

- 3 hours ago

Health Minister Says Current State Of Emergency Necessary

Health and Wellness Minister Mary Isaac has told reporters here that the current state of emergency is ‘a necessity’. Isaac explained that the recommendation for the state of emergency came from the team that is advising the Allen Chastan...

- 5 hours ago

Integrity Commission Extends Filing Deadline

Press Release:–  Due to the guidelines and protocols instituted by The Ministry of Health and Wellness and the Office of the Prime Minister as a result of the Covid-19 Pandemic, the Office of the Integrity Commission finds it necessary to exten...

- 5 hours ago

China Approves Controversial National Security Law For Hong Kong

CNN:– China’s legislature has approved a proposal to impose a highly contentious national security law in Hong Kong, in an unprecedented move that critics say threatens fundamental political freedoms and civil liberties in the semi-autono...

- 7 hours ago

Guyana Vendors Fined For Operating Without Masks

Guyana Chronicle:– SOME 51 vendors operating at Albouystown, Stabroek, and Bourda markets, were, on Wednesday, charged and fined for not wearing a face mask, while plying their trade. The Mayor and Councillors of the City of Georgetown had impl...

- 8 hours ago

Trump to ‘Sign Executive Order About Social Media’

BBC News:– US President Donald Trump will sign an executive order targeting social media firms, the White House has said. It comes after he threatened to shut down social media platforms he accused of stifling conservative voices. The latest di...

- 8 hours ago

Jamaica Steps Up The Pace To Get Its Nationals Back Home

Jamaica Observer:-  THE Government has announced the broadening of protocols covering the return of Jamaicans to the island as it signals its intention to fully reopen the country’s borders to incoming passenger traffic and, by extension, the e...

- 10 hours ago

Vision Express Refurbishes Home For Single Mother Of Two

Vision Express took the lead Wednesday in refurbishing the home of a single mother of two young children. The children are aged 2 and 3. One of them needs special medical care. The beneficiary of the home refurbishment initiative at Morne Serpent, Gr...

- 19 hours ago

INTERPOL Launches COVID-19 Cyberthreats Awareness Campaign

INTERPOL:- In response to the rapidly changing cybercrime landscape during the COVID-19 pandemic, the global law enforcement and cybersecurity communities have formed an alliance to protect the public. Harnessing the expertise of this alliance, INTER...