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Press Release:-  Young people across Saint Lucia can now have access to quality eye care examinations, durable frames and up-to-date lens technology, free of charge. The Courts Optical Corporate Responsibility Initiative, Brighter View, seeks to deliver comprehensive eye care to young individuals facing vulnerable circumstances. The project which began in Trinidad in 2017 has expanded to […]

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Press Release:–  Groups representing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Caribbean citizens have long cautioned our governments that buggery and gross indecency laws pose a threat to the lives of anyone perceived to be gay, and therefore criminal, whether or not they are. In the wake of the murder of Michael Pooran On February 23, 2019, local […]

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WASHINGTON, DC. Feb. 28, CMC – The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) has called for countries in the Caribbean and Latin America to prepare for a timely response to possible outbreaks of the mosquito-borne dengue fever. “Dengue is a viral infection transmitted by mosquitoes that is widespread in the Americas,” said Dr. Marcos Espinal, Director ...

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GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Feb. 28, CMC – Leader of the main opposition People’s Progressive Party (PPP), Bharrat Jagdeo, says he will not be meeting with President David Granger until a date for a general election is announced. Jagdeo, a former president, also told reporters that he has since abandoned plans to write Granger outlining some conditions ...

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KINGSTON, Jamaica, Feb. 28, CMC – Veteran sports journalist Tony Becca died in hospital early Thursday. Becca, who was best known for his expertise in cricket, was being treated in hospital for the mosquito-borne dengue fever and reportedly developed complications. For many years, he was the sports editor with the Gleaner Company and in October, ...

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GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Feb. 28, CMC – Guyana and South Africa will be signing a Declaration of Intent to enter into a formal Memorandum of Understanding in the very near future. According to Minister of Natural Resources, Raphael Trotman both parties have identified five big areas of cooperation and collaboration. “Training and capacity building, strengthening of ...

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CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Feb. 28, CMC – The Eastern Caribbean Alliance for Diversity and Equality (ECADE) has urged governments across the region to “strongly denounce any forms of violence and discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity and expression.” ECADE, in a joint statement with the Castries based United and Strong said that ...

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PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti, Feb. 28, CMC – Canadian Airline, Air Canada, says that due to continuing civil unrest in the French speaking Caribbean Community (CARICOM) nation, it has suspended flights from Montreal for two months. “Due to the continuing civil unrest in Haiti, Air Canada’s non-stop service between Montreal and Port au Prince, Haiti, ...

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ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, Feb. 28, CMC – A British cruise ship passenger who encountered difficulties while swimming in Dickenson Bay earlier this week, has died in hospital. The police have confirmed that the man was pulled from the sea and rushed to hospital where he died shortly after. “It is something that unfortunately happens in ...

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