September 19, 2019

A Champions League primer ahead of Atlanta United’s debut

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By Doug Robertson from The Atlanta Journal Constitution In less than a week, Atlanta United will make its debut in the CONCACAF Champions League when it plays Herediano in Costa Rica on Feb. 21. Here is a Q&A about the tournament to help those not familiar with the event understand its importance: Q. Why is […]

Jamaica participates in Routes Americas

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KINGSTON, Jamaica, Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Jamaica is participating in Routes Americas in Quebec, Canada between 12 and 14 February to promote the country as a tourism and business destination. Routes Americas is top leading summit in the Western Hemisphere for the development of new routes and airlift attended by airline and airport […]

El Chapo trial: Mexican drug lord Joaquín Guzmán found guilty

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From BBC Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán has been found guilty on all 10 counts at his drug-trafficking trial at a federal court in New York. Guzmán, 61, was convicted on numerous counts including the distribution of cocaine and heroin, illegal firearms possession and money laundering. He has yet to be sentenced, but […]

Destinations of the week

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The 3 best places to travel every month of 2019 by Mark Abadi From Business Insider Business Insider has spent a year finding the best best places to visit in the world for each month of the year. Now, we’ve taken the top destinations and compiled them into a travel guide for each month of […]

CARICOM – Mexico – Uruguay – led Conference on the situation in Venezuela to take place tomorrow, Thursday in Montevideo

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February 6th, 2019 The Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) – Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, the Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis – and members of his delegation touched down early Wednesday morning in Montevideo, Uruguay, where a CARICOM-Mexico-Uruguay-led conference on the situation in Venezuela is set to take place tomorrow, Thursday, February 7th. […]

St Kitts & Nevis PM touches down in Montevideo for CARICOM – Mexico – Uruguay – led Conference on the situation in Venezuela

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The Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) – Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, the Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis – and members of his CARICOM delegation touched down early Wednesday morning in Montevideo, Uruguay after a nine-hour flight from Miami. This afternoon, the Uruguayan Foreign Minister, Rodolfo Nin Novoa, is hosting the CARICOM […]

Baseball: Caribbean Series might be canceled after move from Venezuela

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By Enrique Rojas From ESPN ORLANDO, Fla. — The member leagues of the Caribbean Professional Baseball Leagues Confederation voted on Thursday to halt plans for the 2019 Caribbean Series in Venezuela and left open a period of 24 hours to find an emergency alternate venue or cancel the event this year, a source told ESPN […]

Latin America, Caribbean no longer world’s fastest growing source of international migrants

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By Luis Noe-Bustamante and Mark Hugo Lopez From Pew Research Centre The Latin America and Caribbean region was the world’s fastest-growing source of international migrants from 1990 through 2010. However, growth in the number of emigrants from this region has slowed dramatically in recent years – due in large part to a slowdown of people […]

US government shutdown: Where do we go from here?

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From BBC President Donald Trump has called the US-Mexico border a national security crisis while Democrats accuse him of holding America hostage over a fake threat. As a result of their standoff over funding Mr Trump’s wall, the US government has been partially shut down for 19 days. Both sides continued to dig their heels […]

Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. provides update on its Rosarito project

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PRESS RELEASE PR Newswire Jan. 7, 2019, 05:58 PM GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. (Nasdaq Global Select Market: CWCO), a leading developer and operator of seawater desalination plants, today provided an update on the status of its on-going project to construct and operate a desalination plant and accompanying pipeline in Rosarito, Baja […]