July 25, 2021

CTO calls for U.S. and Caribbean alliance

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From Travel Agent Central The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has called for a formal partnership between the region’s tourism sector and those responsible for implementing the United States-Caribbean Strategic Engagement Act, also known as H.R. 2939. The Act, which was passed in the United States Congress last December and signed into law by then President […]

Dominican Republic US congressman makes political history

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By Helen Grenade From Caribbean News Now NEW YORK, USA — New York senator, Adriano Espaillat’s recent electoral victory made him the first Dominican Republican in history to be elected to the United States Congress. Espaillat, became a member of the US House of Representatives from New York’s 13th District and assumed office on January […]

Caribbean American Congresswoman hails UN apology for cholera epidemic in Haiti

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From Antigua Observer NEW YORK, December 3, 2016, CMC – Caribbean American Congress woman Yvette D. Clarke has welcomed the United Nations apology to the Haitian people over the cholera outbreak in the French-speaking Caribbean country. United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon issued the apology earlier this week for the cholera epidemic that has killed more […]

OUR CARIBBEAN: Support pope’s challenge

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By Rickey Singh, From Barbados Nation News POPE FRANCIS, who concluded on Sunday a most memorable, people-focused six-day visit to the United States – preceded by a historic first-time ecumenical open-air mass at Cuba’s Revolutionary Square in Havana – has left governments, lawmakers and millions of citizens across the world with quite a challenging message. […]