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OAS launches cyber security crisis management…

WASHINGTON, USA -- The assistant secretary general of the Organization of American States (OAS), Albert Ramdin, noted that cyber attacks are taking place in the region with “frightening frequency,…

Caribbean Journal features St. Kitts’ Brimstone…

BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, JUNE 24TH 2013 (CUOPM) – St. Kitts’ Gibraltar of the West Indies also known as the Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park has been featured in a pictorial of Caribbean Journal.…

German election puts Europe ambitions on ice

By Luke Baker BRUSSELS | Tue Jun 25, 2013 (Reuters) - For the best part of a year, the minds of European policymakers have focused on one overriding issue - banking union. By establishing stricter…

St Lucia;s credit rating lowered by regional…

CASTRIES, St Lucia -- The Caribbean Information and Credit Rating Services Limited (CariCris) has lowered its credit rating for the government of Saint Lucia by one notch from BBB+ to BBB. However,…

NASPA employs eleven (11) new security officers

The Constabulary of the Nevis Air & Sea Ports Authority (NASPA) completed a two-week Basic Training Security Course for eleven (11) new employees, seven males and four females, over the period…

ECCB Governor Reports on the Bank’s Work to…

The Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), the Honourable Sir K Dwight Venner, will report on the Bank’s thrust to maintain the soundness of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU)…

Former Deputy Premier calls for resignation of…

Charlestown, Nevis (Sunday, June 23rd, 2013) - Former deputy Premier in the Nevis Reformation Party (NRP)-led Nevis Island Administration (NIA), Mr. Hensley Daniel, has called for the resignation of…

Soaring problems for cash-strapped Bahamasair

NASSAU, Bahamas, Monday June 24, 2013 – The Bahamas government says the state-owned Bahamasair continues to suffer from high labour costs; an ageing fleet; escalating fuel costs; and a commitment to…

Independence Square to undergo major renovation

Basseterre, St. Kitts, June 24, 2013 (SKNIS): The historic Independence Square in Basseterre St. Kitts is about to undergo major renovation in celebration of two significant milestones. The details of…

Notice: Meeting with Culturama 2013 Booth and…

All persons who will be operating booths at the Culturama Street Bashes, the Cultural Food Fair, the Cultural Village and the Cultural Complex or who will be operating as Street Vendors over the 2013…

South Africans resigned over Critical Mandela

By Jon Herskovitz JOHANNESBURG | Mon Jun 24, 2013 5:53am EDT (Reuters) - South Africans adopted a mood of somber resignation on Monday to the inevitability of saying goodbye to former president Nelson…

Former Grenada PM speaks his mind

By Helen Grenade Caribbean News Now contributor ST GEORGE’S, Grenada -- Former Grenada prime minister, Tillman Thomas, says the people of Grenada have given him hope: “Hope that there are other people…