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Unhealthy Saharan Dust Blankets the Caribbean

In addition to heat, the orientation of Atlantic High is causing winds to transport dry, dusty and unhealthy air from the Sahara Desert, in Africa, to the Caribbean. The dust streams across the…

Employers urged to hire Dominicans

Although local businesses are not obligated to hire non-nationals who fled their countries following Hurricane Irma and Maria, the Labour Minister Steadroy Cutie Benjamin wants them to consider the…

Hurricane recovery : Children to benefit from…

OECS Media release Tuesday, October 17, 2017 — 214 children from Barbuda received psycho social assistance, after the trauma of hurricane Irma, through the Return to Happiness Programme implemented…

Pakistan pledges financial assistance for…

ISLAMABAD (APP): As an expression of support and solidarity from Pakistan with the Caribbean countries devastated by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Saturday pledged a…

Airport in St. Maarten Reopens

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 — The Princess Juliana International Airport (PJIA/SXM Airport) in St. Maarten has reopened for commercial flights. Minister of Tourism & Economic Affairs, Hon.…

Eradicating hunger in Latin America and the…

FAO and PAHO warn that hunger has increased in six countries and now affects 2.4 million persons in the region. While, overweight continues to be a public health problem across the Americas.  10…

Flow Gifts Junior Achievement Winners

PRESS RELEASE:-Castries, Saint Lucia,   Saint Lucian innovation was rewarded on Tuesday September 26th 2017, when Junior Achievement of Saint Lucia held its annual awards ceremony. Present were Her…

Antigua records three killings in 10 days

Kenroy Simpson, a 26-year-old father of three, is the third killing recorded in the last 10 days and the second in the Cedar Grove community in five weeks. More than 70 residents, which include…

A week after Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico faces a…

Puerto Rico remains almost entirely without electricity in the wake of Hurricane Maria, which barreled across the US territory nearly a week ago. Within hours of touching down as a Category 4 storm on…