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Antigua and Barbuda

Flights diverted from Caribbean to avoid ash cloud

The eruption of a volcano on the island of St Vincent in the Caribbean is causing chaos for flights coming to the region.

Volcano: CARICOM comes forward to help St Vincent and the Grenadines

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has mobilized to support St Vincent and the Grenadines as it faces the possibility of an impending eruption of La Soufriere volcano.

Antigua and Barbuda: PM Browne receives art piece from Carl A Christopher

Office of the prime minister of Antigua and Barbuda announced that on Tuesday, March 30th, Prime Minister Gaston Browne received a commissioned art piece from Mr. Carl A Christopher, artist, creative mind, and proprietor of AGWASSA clothing and art studios.

India no longer to assist in vaccine requirements of the Caribbean

Indian government break step leads to a big problem for the Caribbean countries, which got more than 400,000 vaccines as a gift from the government and people of India. 

Antigua and Barbuda Govt gets donation of $75,000.00 from Falmouth Harbour Marina for vaccine programme

Office of the prime minister of Antigua and Barbuda stated that Sir Gerald A Watt, Chairman of Antigua Investment Group (AIG), and Mr. Robert Reis, General Manager of Falmouth Harbour Marina made a donation of $75,000.00 towards the Government's Vaccine Program.

New opportunities for students of Antigua and Barbuda : PM Browne

Office of the prime minister of Antigua and Barbuda announced Scholarship opportunities offered by the Government of India and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) under the Commonwealth Scholarship Plan for the students of Antigua and Barbuda.

Antigua and Barbuda: PM Browne presents keys of temporary homes to 12 families

Prime Minister Gaston Browne presented keys to 12 families from the Booby Alley area, including Claudia Morris and Gloria Gordon, received to their temporary homes on Bay Street, Villa. 

Lindsy Thompson donates 450 LED lights to Mount St. John’s Medical Centre

British High Commissioner to Antigua & Barbuda, Lindsy Thompson, through the Ministry with responsibility for Energy, donated 450 LED lights to the Mount St. John's Medical Centre (MSJMC) on Monday, 23, March 2021.

Golden opportunity for students of Antigua and Barbuda to study in Azerbaijan

Antigua and Barbuda High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Karen-Mae Hill, announced a golden opportunity for students of Antigua and Barbuda to study in the Republic of Azerbaijan.

Antigua and Barbuda Social Security Board to discontinue giving pension by drafts

The Antigua & Barbuda Social Security Board (ABSSB) advised their overseas beneficiaries who received their pension by bank draft that this process will be discontinued as of April 1, 2021.

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“The valley of Dry Bones,” writes DLP

Watching that video of the Prime Minister of Barbados destroying the image and waving the magic flag to solve our water problems, one could only remind Barbadians of the BLP "Covenant Of Hope".

Trinidad and Tobago sends cleaning supplies to Barbados to clear ashfall

Barbados is experiencing a heavy ashfall due to the massive volcanic eruption at La Soufriere volcano in St Vincent and the Grenadines.

Over third of target population inoculated in St Kitts and Nevis, says PM Harris

Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris, during a vaccination session at Sylvia Garnette Health Centre in Tabernacle said that more than a third portion of the target population has been vaccinated against COVID-19.