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CORVI- Project extends to capital city of St Kitts and Nevis

St Kitts and Nevis: The Climate and Ocean Risk Vulnerability Index-(CORVI) project expanded to the industrial city of Basseterre in St. Kitts and Nevis...

US Secretary meets Caribbean leaders virtually

United States Secretary of State- Antony J. Blinken, on 28 April, virtually met with the Foreign ministers from the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) states

“When it’s your turn to get vaccinated, remember: these vaccines can save your life.”

Misinformation is one of the most severe threats to public health. It is the most damaging as it triggers the vaccine's hesitation, said Carissa F. Etienne, director of the Pan American Health Organization

St Kitts and Nevis: Government invested $15 million for agriculture revival

While the production of sugar on a commercial basis in 2005 in St. Kitts has been stopped from offering greater opportunities for expansion in non-sugar agriculture

Canadian MP caught nude amid video conference

A Canadian lawmaker was caught completely naked during a virtual meeting of the House of Commons in Canada.

Money is there, now vaccines will come to Venezuela: Maduro

On Sunday, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said that the government had made a second payment to the World Health Organization (WHO) COVAX initiative to gain access to about 11 million coronavirus vaccines.

St Vincent: Another explosive eruption in La Soufrière volcano, total 30 explosions so far

At around 4:49 PM there was another explosive eruption in La Soufrière volcano in St Vincent and the Grendines which totalled 30 explosions so far

Prince Philip’s funeral: No state funeral due to COVID-19 restrictions

Prince Philip will be laid to rest today with a custom looking somewhat different to previous royal funerals — a resolution down to Philip's...

PM Harris: SKN Government spent $25 million on severance payments

Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris, the number of staff members at the Department of Labor has been increased, and another shift has been added to be able to pay more claims in a more efficient time.

CARICOM holds emergency session, pledges support to St Vincent and Grenadines

Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) met on Thursday 15 April during a special emergency session to discuss the situation in St Vincent and the Grenadines caused by the ongoing volcanic eruptions of La Soufriere.

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Dominica establishes diplomatic relations with Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan and the Commonwealth of Dominica have signed a joint communiqué on establishing diplomatic relations.

T&T to be under State of emergency amid COVID pandemic

During the media conference held on 15 May 2021, the Prime Minister of T&T - Dr Keith Rowley, announced a state of emergency with a curfew in place from 9 PM to 5 AM from today mid-night.

PM Briceno wishes teachers, a ‘Happy Teachers Day’

The Prime Minister of Belize - Johnny Briceno, wishes teachers on the eve of - Happy teachers day with a heartfelt message via social media.

FCB president – Higinio Velez dies of COVID-19

The President of the Cuban Baseball Federation,-FCB - Higinio Velez, dies after complications due to the COVID-19 mutant. He was also the manager when Cuba won Olympic gold in 2004.

Report: Jamaica sees hike in flight booking from US travellers

According to recently published data from - online travel agency cheap oair, Jamaica island is among the seven places that have seen a hike of more than 100 per cent in flight bookings from US travellers in the month of April 2021, compared to the month of January 2021.