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CARIBBEAN BUSINESS AND FINANCE REPORT

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Fri. May 17, 2019: Here are the top business stories making news from the Caribbean for the week ending May 17, 2019. Regional Despite reports of a hopeful cash injection by Virgin boss Richard Branson, Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Dr. Ralph Gonsalves, has said that no such offer ...

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What’s Up With The House Sub-Committee On Citizenship & Immigration?

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Fri. May 17, 2019: In this era where the Trump administration has made immigrants their target and number one scapegoats, it is disconcerting that we have heard very little from the Democratically controlled House Sub-Committee on Citizenship & Immigration. Sure, we hear almost daily now about the Judiciary committee, but when ...

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CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – MAY 16, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK,NY, Thurs. May 16, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean, Latin America and their Diasporas for this Thursday morning May 16, 2019: Caribbean and Latin American immigrants sponsoring family members could be impacted by Donald Trump’s new immigration announcement today. A manhunt is underway in Trinidad continued last night for three additional prisoners ...

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CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – MAY 15, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK,NY, Weds. May 15, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean, Latin America and their Diasporas for this Wednesday morning May 15, 2019: Alkiviades David, the majority shareholder of Leventis-David Group, which owns Coca-Cola Hellenic bottling plants in 28 countries, was remanded to jail in St. Kitts Tuesday with bail increased to 300,000. The ...

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Jamaican Children Are Experiencing Daily Trauma

By Professor Opal Palmer Adisa News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Weds. May 15, 2019: Recently, I was returning from my daily walk in Mona, when a woman ushered a girl about 9 years old out of the car and told her very firmly to move quickly as she was going to be late for school. With that, the woman drove off. ...

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CARIBBEAN TRAVEL PHOTO OF THE DAY – USVI

Good morning from beautiful St. John, USVI, which will this Saturday, May 18, host deejay Hyenah in the FREE Music Is Life USVI benefit. If you are in St. Thomas or St. John, come on down to the St. John Bayfront at the Coral Bay Caribbean Oasis. Three after-hour ferries will be available to take patrons back to St. Thomas. ...

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CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – MAY 14, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK,NY, Tues. May 14, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean, Latin America and their Diasporas for this Tuesday morning May 14, 2019: Billionaire Alkivaides David says he will file a 100 million lawsuit against the St. Kitts government and PM Timothy Harris this week. This comes after the billionaire was arrested and charged ...

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CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – MAY 13, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK,NY, Mon. May 13, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean, Latin America and their Diasporas for this Monday morning May 13, 2019: One Caribbean country has seen a near 100 per cent increase in suicides this year. Jamaica now has 32 suicides in 2019 compared to 18 last year. Canada is warning its ...

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