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LIAT issues statement on the state of its affairs

In April 2020, LIAT suspended its commercial passenger services due to the continued impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. During this suspension, we have been working with a view to restarting our…

St. Maarten to reopen to United States July 15

Flights between the United States and St. Maarten are set to resume as of July 15, following a prolonged suspension. The country's airspace was scheduled to reopen to US flights as of July 1. This…

St. Vincent and the Grenadines Prime Minister is…

By: Felecia Valenzuela DPI Guyana The Hon. Dr. Ralph Gonsalves, Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines on Friday morning officially took up the Chairmanship of CARICOM, pledging to work to…

Antigua and Barbuda: More discussions needed on…

Antigua and Barbuda will oppose any moves to liquidate the assets of defunct regional carrier LIAT 1974 “without a plan to create the necessary connectivity which regional integration requires.” At…

2 Men Died Mysteriously on Island Paradise,…

The island coroner concluded both men were poisoned by a lethal mix of drugs By Jeff Truesdell July 01, 2020 In 2018, Casey MacPherson-Pomeroy and his wife, Barbara, had made the island paradise their…

LIAT Facing Liquidation and Restructuring

By:Rick Shideler The Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda announced over the weekend that the regional carrier LIAT Ltd. Airlines will likely face liquidation in 2020. In an interview with a local…

Antigua Government Adopting New Entry Protocol…

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – The Antigua and Barbuda government is re-thinking its entry strategy after some visitors have threatened to take legal action over the requirement for a coronavirus (COVID-19)…

World Bank Provides US$15 Million Additional…

Media Release Courtesy The World Bank Monday, June 29, 2020 — WASHINGTON — The World Bank Board of Executive Directors approved US$15 million in additional financing for health sector projects in the…

LIAT Likely To Be Liquidated -PM Browne

Prime Minister Gaston Browne says the future of LIAT is uncertain. He told Pointe FM moments ago that the airline “is likely to be liquidated.” Browne said LIAT shareholders will meet to decide on the…

Caribbean Court of Justice offers parties in…

Article by Sir Ronald Sanders Friday, June 26, 2020 — (The writer is Ambassador of Antigua and Barbuda to the United States and the Organisation of American States. He is also a Senior Fellow at the…

CCJ says no decision made on jurisdiction to hear…

DPI, Guyana, By ALEXIS RODNEY AUTHOR The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) today made it clear that it has not assumed jurisdiction to hear the leave for appeal matter filed by PPP’s General Secretary…

Jamaica Attorney Disbarred Over $10M Transfer

Source:Jamaica Gleaner WELL-KNOWN ATTORNEY-at-law Anthony Pearson has been struck off the list of lawyers authorised to practise in Jamaica over an accusation that he failed to return nearly $10…

OECS concerned by US human trafficking allegations

CMC CASTRIES – The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) says it has taken note of the moves by United States legislators to classify as “human trafficking” the Cuban humanitarian project…

Analysing baseline data to assess the impact of…

OECS Media Release Wednesday, June 24, 2020 — At the request of the OECS Member States of Grenada and St. Kitts and Nevis, the OECS Commission, through its Statistical Services Unit, partnered with…