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By Melanius Alphonse Caribbean News Now associate managing editor melanius@caribbeannewsnow.com WASHINGTON, USA — Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries continue to adopt competing narratives and different visions of instructional authority that divide the region on supporting opposition leader Juan Guaidó, as the self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela, this time on the acceptance of his permanent representative at […]

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By Melanius Alphonse Caribbean News Now associate managing editor melanius@caribbeannewsnow.com PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Haitian President Jovenel Moise on Tuesday confirmed the appointment of Jean Michel Lapin, who has served as acting prime minister since March 21, following the removal from office after a mere six months of the government of Jean Henry Céant. Lapin is […]

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Sky News:- Police have unveiled a new device which can detect when motorists are using their mobile phones while driving. The new technology, created by Westcotec, can determine how many cars on a stretch of road have phones being used without hands-free kits. When the device detects a phone being used it will flash a mobile […]

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By Ray Chickrie Caribbean News Now contributor PARAMARIBO, Suriname – Suriname and the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), an independent organization within the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) signed two agreements with the minister of finance, Gillmore Hoefdraad, and the chief executive officer, Hani Salem Sunbol, on Friday, 5 April, in Marrakech. One is a […]

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By Youri Kemp Caribbean News Now associate editor youri@caribbeannewsnow.com CARACAS, Venezuela – The Venezuelan government has vowed to continue to fulfil its oil commitments to Cuba despite new sanctions imposed on President Nicholas Maduro’s administration by the United States. The April 5, 2019, communication through the US Department of State via the US Treasury Department, […]

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By Melanius Alphonse Caribbean News Now associate managing editor melanius@caribbeannewsnow.com CASTRIES, St Lucia – On Tuesday, the government of Saint Lucia released its budget for the financial year 2019/20 in the sum of EC$1,591,589,000, amid warnings of significant downside risks to the world economy, including mounting debt levels and increasing inequality and the International Monetary […]

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By Melanius Alphonse Caribbean News Now associate managing editor melanius@caribbeannewsnow.com CARACAS, Venezuela — A delegation of Iranian officials arrived in Venezuela on Monday on a new direct Mahan Air flight from Teheran to Caracas. Mahan Air, which is Iran’s largest and oldest private airline, was blacklisted in 2011 by the United States. The US accused […]

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By Youri Kemp Caribbean News Now associate managing editor youri@caribbeannewsnow.com WASHINGTON, USA – In the latest US International Narcotics Control Strategy Report (INCSR), volume two dedicated to money laundering, the report lists all major Caribbean and Central American countries as “Major Money Laundering Jurisdictions” for the year 2018: Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, The Bahamas, Barbados, […]

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By Melanius Alphonse Caribbean News Now associate managing editor melanius@caribbeannewsnow.com LONDON, England – The UK government’s admission of damage as a result of its hostile policy toward the Windrush generation has resulted in compensation and reform of its immigration system. However, Satbir Singh, chief executive officer of the Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants, […]

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By Youri Kemp Caribbean News Now associate managing editor youri@caribbeannewsnow.com NASSAU, Bahamas — The Bahamian Air Accident Investigation Department (AAID) has delivered a report on the June 5, 2018, fatal plane crash that killed three American men and a Bahamian male pilot in a wooded area on the island of Eleuthera that has determined that […]

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