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By Youri Kemp Caribbean News Now associate editor youri@caribbeannewsnow.com SANTIAGO, Chile — The Panorama of Food and Nutrition Security 2018, published last week, highlights the alarming rates of obesity and hunger across the wide spectrum of Caribbean and Latin American countries. The report, prepared jointly by the regional division of four UN agencies: FAO (Food […]

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West Indies player Deandra Dottin is seen posing with the player of the match award during the ICC Women’s World T20 2018 match between West Indies and Bangladesh at Guyana National Stadium on November 9th, 2018 in Providence, Guyana. Dottin was responsible for taking Bangladesh out on 46 runs (the lowest score in the tournament’s …
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WASHINGTON, USA — An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team led by Lusine Lusinyan visited Curacao and St Maarten from October 25 to November 9, 2018, to conduct discussions for the 2018 Article IV Consultation. Weak growth and underlying structural vulnerabilities persist in both Curacao and St Maarten, magnified further by large negative external shocks, including […]

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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados — As part of ongoing efforts in the Caribbean region to combat the spread of the zika virus, the United States government is supporting the opening of a Barbados-based regional headquarters for the Zika AIRS Project (ZAP). The United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-supported initiative focuses on vector control to strengthen the […]

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“The lady doth protest too much, methinks.” ~ Hamlet, Act 3, scene 2 An online tirade by one Oswald T. Brown, the former press, cultural affairs and information manager at the Bahamas embassy in Washington, DC, directed at Caribbean News Now associate editor, Youri Kemp, immediately brings to mind Shakespeare’s shrewd observation. Brown’s intemperate outburst […]

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By Drexwell Seymour Should the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) government continue to invest in the expansion of classrooms for primary education or should the government expand the subsidy program for its citizens only? Introduction This article is to address two main issues, the Long Bay Primary School and whether or not government should expand […]

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By Tiberiu Dianu On October 21, 2018, a tropical depression developed to the east of Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands, as ocean sea-surface heat content increased. Shortly after strengthening, the Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC), located in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, assigned the system the identifier 31W and the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) named the […]

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By Melissa Martin, PhD America, Canada, Europe, and all countries on the planet with a printing press (and the Internet) are able to connect to share words, ideas, and daily happenings. People read newspapers around the globe because humanity bears the burden of tragedies and triumphs; goodness and evil; life and death. We relate to […]

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Dear Sir: Camille Robinson-Regis, minister of planning and development, Arouca/Maloney MP and leader of government business in the House of Representatives, has been deliberately attempting to mislead the population with her brand of “alternative facts” with regards to the Greenvale Development Programme. Robinson-Regis’s fabrications were intentionally used for the purpose of political deception, misrepresentation and […]

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