July 24, 2021

ECLAC Caribbean releases documentary on impacts of Irma and Maria across the Caribbean

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(3 May 2018) The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) subregional headquarters for the Caribbean has released an exclusive new documentary on the impacts of hurricanes Irma and Maria across the Caribbean. Featuring unique content, on-site interviews and on-the-ground footage shot in the immediate aftermath of the disasters, ‘Irma & Maria’ takes […]

ANTIGUA – PM Browne says ‘no justice’ in de-banking Caribbean countries

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From Barbados Today The Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Gaston Browne says there is no justice in the de-banking and barring of small Caribbean states from the international payment system. “De-banking and de-risking undermines the ability of small countries to meet their development agenda and injures them without any mechanism for remedy”, Browne told […]

Caribbean Prime Ministers discuss the recent citizenship by investment prices after the Atlantic Hurricanes earlier this year

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NEWS PROVIDED BY Beacon Events DUBAI, UAE, November 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Commonwealth of Dominica was impacted significantly by Hurricane Maria, a category 5 storm leaving behind a trail of devastation and over 50,000 people displaced. Earlier this month, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit gave the opening address at the Investment Immigration Summit East Asia […]

The View from Europe: [no desire for autobiographies]

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By David Jessop August 22nd, 2014 From Dominican Today As far as I can determine, few if any of the current group of Caribbean Prime Ministers, or opposition leaders keeps a diary recording events and conversations of importance. Moreover, on demitting office no longer does there appear to be any desire to produce an autobiography […]