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September 13, 2020

CARICOM Secretary-General congratulates Jamaica’s re-elected Prime Minister

Posted: Sunday, September 13, 2020. 2:20 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, Secretary-General of the regional organization Caribbean Community (CARICOM), has publicly congratulated Jamaican […]
September 9, 2020

Dutch Caribbean islands, facing money shortage, balk at Netherlands reform-for-aid package

Posted: Wednesday, September 9, 2020. 7:27 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: According to Nick Ottens, opinion writer for the Atlantic Sentinel, politicians on the autonomous Dutch islands […]
August 12, 2020

St. Kitts and Nevis battles economic effects of COVID-19

Posted: Wednesday, August 12, 2020. 11:29 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The newly-re-elected government of St. Kitts and Nevis led by Prime Minister Dr. Timothy Harris battles […]
August 10, 2020

“It’s not over till it’s over:” Trinidad Opposition seeks recounts in marginal seats

Posted: Monday, August 10, 2020. 11:17 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The Opposition United National Congress (UNC) of Kamla Persad-Bissessar says it’s not ready to concede […]
July 28, 2020

Economist, former Barbados Prime Minister Owen Arthur dies at 70

Posted: Tuesday, July 28, 2020. 8:11 am CST. By Aaron Humes: Former three-term Barbados Prime Minister, Owen Arthur has died at the age of 70, Kaieteur […]
June 28, 2020

Tourist threaten legal action against Antigua’s Government over COVID-19 protocols

Posted: Sunday, June 28, 2020. 8:40 am CST. By BBN Staff: Tourists have threatened the Government of Antigua and Barbuda with legal action over its COVID-19 […]
June 4, 2020

CARICOM Secretary General says self-sufficiency in agri-food sector is vital

Posted: Thursday, June 4, 2020. 2:49 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Today, CARICOM’s Secretary General, Ambassador Irwin LaRocque addressed ministers of agriculture, financial institutions, donor organizations […]
April 26, 2020

Combined COVID-19 cases in CARICOM countries less than 1,000, recoveries rising

Posted: Sunday, April 26, 2020. 7:30 am CST. By BBN Staff: According to the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat, the combined number of COVID-19 infections for all […]