October 26, 2021

IEEFA Study finds Puerto Rico Power Company’s Debt restructuring inadequate

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Sees missed opportunities in wind, solar and energy efficiency Archbishop Roberto González Nieves and Others Endorse Findings of Report on PREPA SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis released a report today concluding that the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) is being overly generous with bondholders in its […]

Caribbean states, Uruguayan president demand end of U.S. blockade of Cuba

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By Emile Schepers From People’s World The Caribbean Community, known as CARICOM, has once more called for an end to the U.S. blockade of Cuba. On Monday, December 8, the Fifth CARICOM-Cuba summit took place in Havana, with Cuban President Raúl Castro Ruz presiding. Such summits have been held every three years since 2002. Cuba […]

The Editor Speaks: Corruption and money laundering tarnishing Cayman’s image further

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Our beautiful country, the Cayman Islands, has been tarnished and mainly unfairly, with the reports of corruption in high places, the ‘nefarious’  Cayman tax haven with US President Obama adding his voice to the mud slinging, and money laundering where all the white collar crooks hang out. Most of the reports are based on rumours […]

The Editor Speaks: It happens……..

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It happens in a lot of families. I suspect most of us have had a family member – distant or close – that has fallen foul of the law. It is terribly sad when it happens and I feel particularly for all members of the family. I had heard ‘whispers’ concerning a member of the […]

UPDATE (from RCIPS): Bryce Merren alleged to be involved in drug smuggling and money laundering

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From RCIPS  Mon, Mar 17, 2014 at 10:06 AM The RCIPS can confirm that it has been in consultation with our US and Puerto Rican colleagues in relation to the arrest of a local businessman on drug related matters. Original story: [It has been confirmed] Bryce Gilroy Merren, brother of Randy Merren of Hurley’s Entertainment […]