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February 28, 2021
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American Airlines opens program to redeem air miles for COVID-19 tests

Posted: Sunday, February 28, 2021. 6:32 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: As of Thursday, this week, American Airlines is allowing AAdvantage members to redeem air miles for […]
February 28, 2021

UN Secretary-General re-assures Caribbean on “vital” role in tackling COVID-19 and climate change

Posted: Sunday, February 28, 2021. 12:49 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, has recognized the Caribbean region’s initiative and diligence in dealing with […]
February 27, 2021

Fit for a queen: Elizabeth II tells UK health leaders vaccine “quite harmless” 

Posted: Saturday, February 27, 2021. 12:46 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Head of the Commonwealth and the United Kingdom Queen Elizabeth II, 94, is urging citizens […]
February 27, 2021

Cuba to go it alone with ‘sovereign’ COVID-19 vaccine 

Posted: Saturday, February 27, 2021. 12:43 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Cuban researchers are busy producing its own COVID-19 vaccine, Soberana (“Sovereign” in Spanish) 2, through […]
February 27, 2021
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CARICOM:“Dissatisfied and deeply concerned about inequitable access to vaccines”

Posted: Saturday, February 27, 2021. 11:13 am CST. By BBN Staff: The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has issued a statement expressing its “dissatisfaction” and concern about the […]
February 26, 2021

U.S. Food and Drug Administration confirms the effectiveness of Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

Posted: Friday, February 26, 2021. 7:22 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine is on the road to approval by U.S. regulators, the first […]
February 26, 2021

CARICOM Member States to benefit from additional training in the use of e-procurement systems 

Posted: Friday, February 26, 2021. 4:06 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Today, a virtual training exercise in the use of online systems for executing procurement and […]
February 25, 2021

Honduran president warns of “collapse” of U.S. anti-drug cooperation amid claims of cooperating with traffickers

Posted: Thursday, February 25, 2021. 8:54 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Denying that he has ever taken bribes from alleged drug traffickers, President of Honduras Juan Orlando […]