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UNC leader Kamla Persad questions PM Rowley negligence in vaccine diplomacy

United National Congress (UNC) leader Kamla Persad Bissesar stated that PM Rowley has confessed he made a mess of the COVID19 vaccine acquisition.

Dominica tourism sector got $950 million investment, says Charles

Minister for Tourism, international transport & Maritime Initiatives of Dominica, Denise Charles, said that the construction of seven new hotels and resorts is expected to result in a total investment of approximately 950 million EC dollars, creating 470 construction jobs and create 790 permanent jobs during operations of these accommodations. 

No money to fund another lockdown, says PM Rowley

Prime Minister of Trinidad & Tobago Dr. Keith Rowley strongly condemned any lockdown in the country, "country cannot afford a second lockdown as there is no money to fund it," Prime Minister noted.

Dr. Skerrit to lead OECS meeting with WHO head Tedros

The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Commission announced that the convening of the 6th Meeting of the OECS Authority, to be held under the Chairmanship of Roosevelt Skerrit, Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of Dominica. 

Bahamas Govt. changes funeral and wedding guidelines

Office of the Prime Minister of Bahamas released Statement on changes to funeral and wedding services, in accordance with the Emergency Powers (COVID 19 Pandemic) (Risk Management) (No.4) (Amendment) (No. 9) Order, 2021, the following changes to funerals and weddings take effect Thursday 18 March 2021.

Belize Labour Department launches Online Employment Services System

The Ministry of Rural Transformation, Community Development, Labour & Local Government of Belize held a virtual launching ceremony for the new online Employment Services System (ESS). The Ministry celebrates this achievement as its second electronic system since the start of this year.

‘Universe-Boss’ thanks PM Modi for gifting 50k jabs of vaccines to Jamaica

Jamaican-born and West Indies Cricketer Chris Gayle thanked Indian Prime minister Narendra Modi & the people of India for sending 50,000 doses of coronavirus vaccine to Jamaica. 

Tanzanian President Magufuli dies at age of 61

Tanzania's President John Pombe Magufuli has died at the age of 61. It has been announced by Samia Suluhu Hassan, the Vice-President of Tanzania. In an address on government television, Hassan said that 'Magufuli died on Wednesday from cardiac complications.'

Kamla, a misleading opposition leader of T&T: PNM

The National Women’s League of People’s National Movement strongly refutes allegations made by the opposition party United National Congress (UNC) leader Kamla Persad Bissessar against the Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Dr. Keith Rowley, relating to ‘race ‘ in the COVID-19 vaccine issue.

MP Tancoo: Govt. failure to blame for massive tax loss due to illicit trade

The confession by the Minister of Trade and Industry of an estimated $91 million tax loss over the last two years is an admission of the incompetence of the Minister of National Security Stuart Young. This is the conclusion of MP Davendranath Tancoo, the UNC's shadow Finance representative.

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