A total US$7.5 million is being provided for a project that should benefit about 12,000 poor people.
Jamaica is spending millions to adjust the industry.
The St Kitts and Nevis Opposition complains that information has not been forthcoming.
Mango Bay Hotel is holding prices through to next year despite the increase in Value Added Tax (VAT).
The country will now have access to more funds under a Stand-By Arrangement from last year.
Just over two dozen employees are on the breadline as the bank restructures.
JIS, Jamaica: Prime Minister Bruce Golding told Parliament on March 29 that Jamaica is far ahead of other countries in accommodating and facilitating CARICOM nationals when they arrive in this country.
Observer, Antigua: Persons charged with maintaining law and order in Antigua & Barbuda are sharpening their skills to fight human trafficking – an offence which has been listed as the fastest growing trans-national criminal activity in the world.
Nation News, Barbados: Jamaican officials will get a first-hand look at the room at the Grantley Adams International Airport (GAIA) where one of their nationals has alleged that she was "finger-raped" by local authorities.
The Hill, Cuba: Jimmy Carter left Cuba on Wednesday without an imprisoned U.S. contractor for whom many hoped the former president would be able to secure a release.
Observer, Jamaica: Minister with responsibility for Information, Telecommunications and Special Projects, Daryl Vaz, says he is consulting with the Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) and the Fair Trading Commission (FTC) on the proposed merger of telecommunications firms Digicel and Claro.
Compass, Cayman Islands: Tourist arrivals for February were up by eight per cent compared to February 2010, the sixth straight month figures have improved over the same month the previous year.
Newsday, Trinidad: The Unit Trust Corporation (UTC) has invested almost $500 million in the energy sector, said its executive director Eutrice Carrington.
Stabroek News, Guyana: Investigations into a major fraud within the Accountant General’s Department of the Finance Ministry are nearing conclusion and a preliminary report is expected to be completed within the next two weeks.