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Italy says putting Barbados on tax haven blacklist was a mistake

Italy’s Ambassador to Barbados says his country made an “unfortunate mistake” when it put the Caribbean island on a list of non-cooperate tax jurisdictions. According...

Jamaica to implement Second phase of new National Standards Curriculum next month

The Ministry of Education in Jamaica will commence the second phase of the pilot of the new National Standards Curriculum in 49 schools in...

More than 600 babies born to teenage mothers in seven months in Guyana

The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) in Guyana says a total of 657 babies were born to teenage mothers during the period January 1st...

Jamaica on course for another drawdown of IMF funds

Jamaica is on course for a ninth drawdown of funds from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). This is based on the country’s positive performance for...

Trinidad and Tobago police investigating incidents linked to upcoming general election

Police in Trinidad and Tobago say they have launched investigations into a number of election related incidents including a report of bullets being left...

Grenada Government reduces monthly fiscal gap

The Grenada government has significantly reduced its monthly fiscal gap. Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Dr. Keith Mitchell made the revelation in his presentation...

Tropical Storm Erika forms overnight; watches issued for Eastern Caribbean

Caribbean residents who were breathing a sigh of relief when Tropical Storm Danny dissipated yesterday are now holding their breaths after Tropical Storm Erika...

Trinidad and Tobago’s Opposition Leader criticizes integrity commission

Trinidad and Tobago’s Opposition Leader Dr. Keith Rowley says he is prepared to go to jail rather than comply with a request from the...

Caribbean water ministers to meet in Miami

Caribbean ministers with responsibility for water resources management will be meeting in Miami this week as the region prepares to participate in the United...

Weakening Tropical Depression Danny crosses into the Caribbean

Tropical storm Danny has become a tropical depression as it moves through the Eastern Caribbean, but residents are keeping their eye on a weather...
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