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By Youri Kemp Caribbean News Now associate editor youri@caribbeannewsnow.com WASHINGTON, USA — In an attempt to curb migration and keep Central American citizens at home, billions of aid and development dollars are set to make its way to the Central American region through Mexico, US officials said on Tuesday. Mexican president, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, […]

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It’s official, the Police Welfare Association (PWA) has severed ties with the Trade Union Federation (TUF). The sign had been on the wall over the past few days, that the police welfare association was not satisfied with its membership of the Trade Union umbrella organization. The leadership of the PWA believes the interest of its …
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ROAD TOWN, BVI — The British Virgin Islands marked the 40th anniversary of the end of grant-in-aid from the united Kingdom at a special dinner on 15th December 2018 to commemorate the territory’s success in becoming financially self-sufficient by 1978 and no longer requiring financial assistance from Britain to fund the government’s budget. Guests gathered […]

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The National Workers Union (NWU) says its new approach of greater engagement is bearing fruit. The new NWU approach, seeks to have the workers through their shop stewards present at its negotiations and tackles issues before they become intractable. In an HTS exclusive interview on the current industrial climate, the NWU, through its Deputy Manager Solace Myers …
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(PRESS RELEASE) — The Ministry of Equity, Social Justice, Empowerment, Youth Development, Sports, Culture and Local Government would like to inform clients of the Welfare and Public Assistance programme that payments continue until Friday, 21st December, 2018. Clients who do not receive payments via their bank accounts are asked to visit the Castries City Council ...

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(CMC) – Prime Minister Dr. Timothy Harris Wednesday welcomed the date given by Speaker Michael Perkins for the debate of the motion of no confidence in his administration. The debate will be held on Monday, December 24. Harris said the date suggests that the matter is being treated “with urgency”. “When we were in opposition, ...

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(CMC) – The Grenada parliament Wednesday began the process of repealing four pieces of legislation that the European Union has described as “harmful tax practices”. “The International Companies Act in its present construct gives incentives to foreign entities that are not domicile in Grenada and Mr Speaker it has been deem to be unfair and ...

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(PRESS RELEASE) — Labour Minister Stephenson King has ruled in favour of the five former employees of Soufriere Hot Wire Rides Ltd. The company made the services of these employees redundant without following the process enshrined in the Labour Act 2006 section 369. The workers, who were represented by the National Workers Union (NWU), had ...

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Wilton’s Yard or the Grave Yard as the community is also known has a very negative reputation. The reports from the community is often one of death and destruction. But this is where one of HTS four candidates for person of the year hails and this is where that his leadership and heroism may have saved two …
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White sand beaches, sparkling blue beaches and gorgeous sunshine are just a few of the draws to visiting the Caribbean, but if you needed another reason to head out there, the region is also a growing gambling destination. Over 22 countries in the region have legalised gambling with over 22,000 slot machines, 1,280 gaming tables […]

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