CARICOM Ministers Tackle Climate Change

(BROOKLYN, New York): Ministers from across the Caribbean have agreed on an action plan to ensure that the health of those living in Small Island Developing States (SIDS) is protected and...

Mighty Shadow Out For 77

A Tribute By Michael Derek Roberts In African culture when someone dies there is celebration in the village and among family and friends. And in the Caribbean we often use the sport...

Government Fight To Keep Bajan Nurses At Home

(BROOKLYN, New York): With a shortage of nurses worldwide, the Barbados Government says it is doing all in its power to retain nurses within Barbados. Speaking at the opening of the...

OECS Heads Meet In St.Vincent

(BROOKLYN, New York): The 66th meeting of the Organization of Easter Caribbean States (OECS) Authority was recently held in St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) under the chairmanship of SVG Prime...

Jamaica Get $285M Disaster Ready Loan

(BROOKLYN, New York): CARIBBEAN TIMES NEWS (CTN) has learned that Jamaica will receive a $285 million contingent loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) that will bolster this Caribbean nation’s response...

CTO Secretary General: Complacency Puts CARICOM Economies At Risk

(BROOKLYN, New York): The Secretary general of the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), Hugh Riley, has called on Caribbean states to take tsunami preparedness seriously, stating that to do otherwise would put...

St Kitts-Nevis Shootings Despite RSS Deployment

(BROOKLYN, New York): Despite the recent arrival in St Kitts and Nevis of a contingent from the Regional Security System (RSS), local police have confirmed a recent shooting that also turned...

Jamaica High-Rise Worries

(BROOKLYN, New York): CARIBBEAN TIMES NEWS (CTN) has learned that the President of the Jamaica Institute of Architects Christopher Lue is worried that the rate of development in the housing and...

Mid-Term Elections Guide

With Michael Derek Roberts This November 6, the 2018 United States mid-term elections will take place. It’s an understatement to say that the outcome of these elections will determine the trajectory of...

UN pledges support for T&T flood relief efforts

(BROOKLYN, New York): The United Nations said it stands in solidarity with the people of Trinidad and Tobago and pledged to aid in whatever way possible after flooding destroyed many parts of...

LATEST NEWS