U.S. CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION HOSTS BORDER SECURITY PROFESSIONAL EXCHANGE Bridgetown — On April 25-27, United States Customs and Border Protection hosted a Border Security Professional Exchange with CARICOM Advance Passenger Information System (APIS) member states and regional partners focused on issues of mutual concern related to border management throughout the Caribbean. The three-day exchange […]
TIME TO CALL A SPADEAdrian Augier
MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT HILBOURNE FRANK SUES TO ESTABLISH BARBUDA’S RIGHTSAntigua Observer
U.S. EMBASSY BRIDGETOWN STATEMENT ON PASSING OF SIR DEREK WALCOTT The U.S. Embassy to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean, and the OECS, would like to express its deepest condolences on the passing of Sir Derek Walcott.
GRENADA PARTICIPATES IN REGIONAL EXERCISE CARIBE WAVE 17 St. George — On March 21, the National Disaster Management Agency (NaDMA) will join a number of other regional institutions for Exercise Caribe Wave 17 — its purpose? To advance tsunami preparedness efforts in the Caribbean and Adjacent regions.
CUBA WARNS OF GREATER ECONOMIC RISKS FOR THE CARIBBEAN Havana — Cuba warned today that the countries of the Caribbean basin are exposed to greater economic risks by increasing protectionism in trade and the development of exclusionary and repressive migration policies.
CARIBBEAN NATIONS COORDINATE NEW COOPERATION PROJECTS Havana – In Cuba, the Caribbean Basin countries are assessing seven new cooperation projects related to curbing climate change effects, and further developing maritime and air connectivity, in favor of sustainable development.
TECHNICAL LAUNCH OF THE 2ND PHASE OF THE CARIBBEAN GROWTH FORUM (CGF) ST. GEORGE — The Caribbean Growth Forum (CGF) is a multi-stakeholder participatory initiative which aims to foster equitable, inclusive and sustainable growth in every country of the region, through the identification of policies and actions that can contribute to the enhancement of Private Sector led […]
87TH MEETING OF ECCB MONETARY COUNCIL The Eighty-Seventh Meeting of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) was held under the chairmanship of the Honourable Gaston Browne on 2 March 2017, at the ECCB Headquarters, Basseterre, St Kitts and Nevis.
THE ASSOCIATION OF CARIBBEAN STATES LOOKING TO STRENGTHEN COOPERATION The First Association of Caribbean States (ACS-AEC) Cooperation Conference, organized by the ACS-AEC Secretary General and Cuba, which currently occupies the bloc’s Ministerial Council pro tempore presidency, will be held March 8.