Following the successful implementation of a World Bank-funded HIV/AIDS reduction programme in Jamaica, the World Bank said it will be investing more money in Jamaica for a second programme.
Cuba’s acting president, Raúl Castro, made a frank assessment of the situation in his country Thursday, acknowledging difficulties and challenges faced by Cubans in their daily lives, ruling out the possibility of short-term solutions.
The Caribbean Development Bank is providing a loan and a grant to aid the intraregional airline LIAT with restructuring following its acquisition of rival Caribbean Star.
A submarine volcano has been discovered five miles east of Trinidad. Scientists said that it appears to be a mud volcano which may or may not create a new island for the twin island republic.
The top three finishers in Rally Barbados 2007 go head-to-head once again this weekend, as the Barbados Rally Club runs its annual Summer Nights Tarmac Sprint on Saturday.
The International Cricket Council announced the umpires and match referees for the inaugural Twenty20 world championships, excluding five involved in April’s shambolic World Cup final.
New International Cricket Council supremo Ray Mali hailed Twenty20 as the game of the future at the official launch for September’s inaugural world championships in South Africa.
Newer immigrants are climbing the economic ladder in the US slower than those who have migrated here earlier, a new report from The Pew Charitable Trusts claims.
Guyana’s Ambassador to Washington, Bayney Karran, is urging Caribbean nationals to speak up on the issue of US deportation policies.
The media and the prime minister of Grenada are locked in dispute over his alleged treatment of a reporter and subsequent comments he allegedly made about the media association.
A trip for car insurance to North Carolina turned deadly for a Trinidadian family, with five losing their lives in a horrific car crash in Suffolk, Virginia.
Is it still raining? Fancy a brolly? A Rihanna brolly? Riding high on the popularity of her single ‘Umbrella’, Barbadian teenaged star Rihanna has released her own line of umbrellas and parasols including a signature item and the specially designed satin umbrella used on her MTV recording of her hit single.
There is a lesson for local investors following the recent shake-up in the sub-prime mortgage market in the US. Be aware of the composition of the assets that are backing your Mutual Fund or other similar type investment.
The founder and former owner of the successful Island Records label, Chris Blackwell, is constructing another luxury development in Jamaica.