March 21, 2023

Five Caribbean hotels reopening this month

From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 7, 2018: It’s been over a year since the horrific hurricanes of 2017, but some top Caribbean hotels are now starting to reopen.Check out the ones opening this December 2018, in time for the winter season. Le Sereno, St. Barths – reopened on December 1st Belmond La Samanna, Saint […]

Five Caribbean countries with the most HIV cases

From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 2, 2016: As many again paused to mark World AIDS Day 2016, the question in the Caribbean remains which countries have the highest number of HIV cases? Here are the top 5 according to UNAIDS data obtained by NAN: 1: Haiti The French Caribbean country of […]

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Cayman Islands Police Christmas Safety Campaign – Operation Dasher – 188 prosecutions Since Wednesday 10th December 2014 and start of Royal Cayman Islands Police Service Christmas Safety campaign, Operation Dasher, 188 persons have been prosecuted. From these figures 13 persons were arrested for traffic related offences of which 6 were DUI. The campaign continues through […]

Five Caribbean islands with hardly any day-tripper traffic

By David Swanson The Moorish architecture of Cap Juluca on Maundays Bay helped set the style for resorts to come on Anguilla. On my first trip to Tortola almost two decades ago, I was struck how the British Virgin Island’s northern coastline was ribboned with tranquil coves of plush white sand. Some of the beaches […]

Five Caribbean countries on US narcotic drugs list

From Stabroek News (Jamaica Observer) JAMAICA has been listed as one of 22 major drug-producing and transit countries by US President Barack Obama, according to information released Monday by the US Department of State. However, Minister of National Security Peter Bunting did not appear overly worried about the listing as he said Jamaica has been […]