September 30, 2020

China lures Taiwan’s Latin American allies

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By Carrie Kahn From OPB The power struggle between China and the island of Taiwan is playing out in an unlikely region — Latin America. The biggest bloc of Taiwan’s few remaining world allies is in Central America and the Caribbean. But even that solidarity is splintering. In August, El Salvadoran President Salvador Sánchez Cerén went on […]

With Wynn Group out, Grand Bahama resort still in Chinese hands

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By Youri Kemp From Caribbean News Now FREEPORT, Bahamas — The Canadian property and real estate developer, Paul Wynn of the Wynn Group, not to be confused with Wynn Resorts – with an equally eponymous name and person in that of hotel mogul Steve Wynn — has walked away from its bid to purchase the […]

Caribbean to receive assistance from China in several key areas

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From Caribbean360 BEIJING, China, Thursday August 28, CMC – China has promised aid to Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries in a number of areas including adapting to climate change, energy, education and tourism. Antigua and Barbuda’s Prime Minister Gaston Browne, who is on an official visit to the Asian country, Tuesday met with his Chinese counterpart, […]