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Update: Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court…

ECSC: an Institution of the OECS Further to the press release dated 19th March 2020, this serves as an update on the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court’s response to the on-going COVID-19 pandemic…

Grenada Declares 24-Hour Curfew

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada, CMC – The Grenada government has imposed a seven-day 24-hour curfew beginning on Monday night as it warned that persons were ignoring earlier measures aimed at curbing the spread…

CCJ makes historic decision

Source:Trinidad and Tobago News Day By:PAULA LINDO The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) recently gave its first advisory opinion concerning the interpretation and application of the Revised Treaty of…

Updates on COVID-19 in the OECS

OECS Media Release Tuesday, March 24, 2020 — Several Member States have reported their first imported cases, and contact tracing, testing and quarantine measures are being taken. It is expected that…

Government Braces For Economic Impact Of COVID-19

BRIDGETOWN, CMC: The Barbados government has announced a BDS$20 million (One Barbados dollar=US$0.50 cents) “survival” stimulus package even as it braces for significant loss in revenue and increased…

Saint Lucia Closes Airports To Incoming Passengers

Press Release:– The Government of Saint Lucia announces the closure of Saint Lucia’s airports to all incoming commercial and private flights effective 11:59 pm on Monday 23rd March 2020. All airports…

Governments fight back against coronavirus

Source :Amsterdam News (New York) By : Bert Wilkinson Well aware of the effects the coronavirus pandemic could have on a region where travel and tourism are lifeline industries, Caribbean governments…

Statement by OCCBA condemning recent attacks on…

The OECS Bar Association joins with the Bar Council of the Federation of St Kitts and Nevis in strongly condemning recent attacks on Justice Eddy Ventose following his February 27th 2020 ruling in a…

St. Kitts Man Who Strapped Cocaine to His Leg…

By:JOHN MCCARTHY CHRISTIANSTED — A St. Kitts native who was staring down a sentence of 10 years hard time — was able to strike a bargain with federal authorities — and got six years taken off. Alvin…

Commonwealth gathering urges countries to make…

A Commonwealth gathering has called for an end to gender inequality by 2030 so every girl can have the same opportunities as boys. Ahead of International Women’s Day, Commonwealth Secretary-General…

Another Bomb Cyclone to Push Impactful Swells to…

Dale C. S. Destin| Another bomb cyclone is expected to cause another episode of large and damaging swells across much of the Caribbean Basin. The impactful swells will start to reach the shorelines of…

Oshane Thomas five-for trumps Perera-Hasaranga…

ESPNcricinfo Lendl Simmons batted through the innings, while Andre Russell and Kieron Pollard clobbered Sri Lanka through the middle overs to propel West Indies to a commanding score in Pallekele.…