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Archives for October 23, 2019

Trinidad born women want ISIS families in Syria brought home

From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Oct. 23, 2019: Several Trinidadian women are appealing to the government of the twin-island Republic of Trinidad and Tobago to let the ISIS women and children now living in a Kurdish run refugee camp in Syria come “home.” Middle East Eye reports indicate that the group of Trinidadian women, […]

EU should raise pressure on Turkey over Syria offensive

Turkey´s offensive against Kurdish fighters in northern Syria has drawn widespread criticism, after US troops pulled out from the region earlier this month. At the European Parliament, the EPP Group´s Michael Gahler, a member of the Foreign Affairs Committee and Group coordinator on foreign affairs, is calling for stronger pressure on the Turkish government to […]

Study: Cheap drug can reduce brain injury deaths

From Newsmax Many brain injury deaths could be prevented by using an inexpensive drug in the critical hours following a head trauma, a new international study finds. “Traumatic brain injury can happen to anyone at any time, whether it’s through an incident like a car crash or simply falling down the stairs,” said study co-leader […]

BVI on development path: Looking towards regional cooperation

Official statement by Premier of the British Virgin Islands (BVI), the Honourable Andrew A. Fahie. My Dear Virgin Islanders, residents, friends at home and beyond our shores, To you I say Good Day and God’s Blessings. There is a proverb that says if you want to succeed you must visualize yourself in your success and then go make […]

GGGI and OECS to hold a panel discussion on Regional Climate Change Support Mechanisms as part of Virtual Island Summit

OECS / GGGI Joint Media Release Wednesday, October 23, 2019 — The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) and the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean  States (OECS), in cooperation with Island Innovation, are hosting an online panel discussion on regional initiatives that support island states in setting and achieving climate change goals on October 24, 2019. The general […]

Researchers say they’ve found diabetes cure

By Lynn Allison From Newsmax A team of researchers claim it has found an alternative treatment that cures diabetes. The new mode of treatment involves implanting a bio-artificial pancreas under the skin using local anesthesia during an outpatient procedure, which would not only help monitor blood sugar levels in the body but also detect the […]

Antigua PM calls for Global Equity Tax as region debates reparation for slavery

By Mellany P From New York Carib News CMC ST JOHN’S – Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister Gaston Browne on Thursday called for the establishment of a global equity restoration tax by developed countries to assist Caribbean countries with a history of slavery, even as he maintained that seeking reparation was not a “handout”. Addressing […]

Global Andrographolide Market Research Report 2019-2025

From MRP In 2019, the market size of Andrographolide is million US$ and it will reach million US$ in 2025, growing at a CAGR of from 2019; while in China, the market size is valued at xx million US$ and will increase to xx million US$ in 2025, with a CAGR of xx% during forecast […]

Kempinski opens its first Caribbean hotel in Dominica

By Julia Tore From Rus Tourism News Last week, Europe’s oldest luxury hotel group officially launched its first resort in the Eastern Caribbean region, with special guests expected to fly in the following weeks. Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski Resort Dominica is the first internationally branded hotel to debut on the ‘Nature Isle of the Caribbean‘ and will be a major boost […]

Morgan Stanley elbows out rivals for plum role in $1.5 billion IPO relaunch: sources

By Scott Murdoch From Reuters HONG KONG (Reuters) – Morgan Stanley (MS.N) has usurped rivals including Deutsche Bank, Citigroup, Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs to lead the relaunch of a $1.45 billion IPO – Hong Kong’s second-largest this year – in an unusually brutal shuffling of banks’ roles on a big deal. The Wall Street […]