October 21, 2019

Washington Post blamed for amending ALBA communique

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From Caribbean News Now WASHINGTON, USA — Following our article on Saturday concerning the publication in last Thursday’s Washington Post newspaper of an advertisement by Venezuela, purporting to speak for all member countries of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America (ALBA), a reader has pointed out that the print advertisement in question […]

ALBA celebrates 10th anniversary

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ALBA celebrates 10th anniversary, plans to move toward economic integration From FoxNews Latino The Bolivarian Alliance of the Peoples of Our America, or ALBA, celebrated its 10th anniversary Sunday with an eye toward moving toward the economic integration of its members, welcoming two new Caribbean members and paying tribute to founders Fidel Castro and Hugo […]

OPINION: EC Dollar devaluation may be beginning of the end

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By Peter Binose From Caribbean360 KINGSTOWN, St Vincent – We may all wake up one morning soon and find our EC dollars worth less, or even worthless. Our savings and our buying power reduced. Our local pensions worth so much less, and our food bills and everything we buy costing so much more. They won’t […]

OPINION: Bought by the Chinese, Taiwanese, Japanese and now the ‘Russianese’

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By Peter Binose From Caribbean360 Prior to the Crimean crisis vote at the UN this year, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced free scholarships to all the non aligned movement, this included the whole of alba and its member states says Peter Binose. KINGSTOWN, St Vincent – I actually regret that my home country Saint Vincent […]

OPINION: Should America take a page from the Russians and grab Cuba?

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By Peter Binose From Caribbean360 We must ask, we must consider in the light of Russia’s behaviour, would the Americans be better off destroying the kind of Cuba that we currently have says Peter Binose. KINGSTOWN, St Vincent, Monday March 31, 2014 – I can understand the Russians feeling threatened,  deeply worried about a European […]