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Guyana-Brazil summit to focus more on oil, gas and bauxite mining: Prez Ali

President of Guyana, Dr Irfaan Ali, had a conversation with his neighbouring partner Brazil in the oil and gas industry and in bauxite mining before the visit of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, which is scheduled to later this month.

Ultra-luxurious penthouse at Atlantis Dubai on sale for $49 Million

Bouncing up from the Arabian desert, Dubai is called a "city of dreams" as hailing from mega-malls to sky-touching buildings to beautiful blue skies to perfect beach weather and to providing luxurious accommodations with serene views. One can't negate the charm of Dubai.

Korea seeks to boost relations with Latin American nations

Earlier this year, Korea marked its 60th anniversary of the beginning of diplomatic relations with 15 of the Latin American nations.

Royal Carribean halts some cruise ships amid spike in Omicron cases

Royal Caribbean Cruises has halted some of its cruise vessel service due to a continuous spike in the rising number of COVID-19 cases, mainly due to the Omicron-new variant of COVID-19.

ExxonMobil makes two oil discoveries offshore Guyana

On Wednesday, the Guyana government has welcomed the announcement made by the US-based oil and energy giant ExxonMobil about the two oil discoveries it has made in the Stabroek block offshore, adding further to the previously reported recoverable estimate for 10 billion oil-equivalent barrels.

St Kitts and Nevis: Duty-free concession extends till Jan 31, 2022

As the shipping agency was facing problems to supply goods due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Federation of St Kitts and Nevis government has...

Royal Caribbean to temporarily halt cruise bookings until early January

Due to capacity constraints, Royal Caribbean International has temporarily halted cruise bookings until early January.

Barbados to completely rely on renewable energy by 2022, Trevor Browne shares plan

President of the Barbados Sustainable Energy Cooperative Society Ltd, Lieutenant Colonel Trevor Browne stated that to achieve the goal of complete reliance on renewable...

Tourist arrival in Jamaica increase as festive season approaches

The winter season is about to begin in Jamaica, and the island is reporting visitors arrivals, which is more favourable than the pre-pandemic era.

IMF predicts economic growth of 5% yearly for Dominica from 2022-26

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has predicted economic growth of 5% yearly for Dominica from 2022 to 2026, as the country is already reviving from the economic impact of the global pandemic of Covid-19.

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Jamaica-Spain signs a memo of understanding on rebuilding tourism sector

Jamaican Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett and their Spanish counterpart have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) as the Caribbean tourist destination rebuilds its hospitality sector.

Global leaders of Brazil, Guyana and Suriname postpones the meeting on joint energy corridor

The global leaders of Brazil, Guyana and Suriname have deferred the plan of building up a regional energy corridor as Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro left the conference early.

Haiti needs an immediate action to reestablish security situation: PM Trudeau

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has asked for immediate action to settle the security situation in Haiti as several senior officials from Canada, the US, France and other nations green flagged to increase help for the Caribbean nation's troubled police force.

Foreign Minister Mark Brantley calls youngsters to apply for scholarship in Taiwan, Serbia and Turkey

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of St Kitts and Nevis, Mark Brantley, calls upon the nation's youth citizens to use the international scholarships that the island's authorities retain utilizing the nation's diplomatic relations.

PM Narendra Modi extends greetings to PM Mottley on her massive success

Barbados has conducted its first general elections held for the first time since Barbados became a republic. Mia Mottley scored a clean sweep by winning all thirty constituencies by the Barbados Labour Party (BLP).