March, 2011

Jamaican officials visit

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.

FTC and OUR examining Digicel/Claro deal

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.

February air arrivals third best in a decade

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.

UTC invests $500M in energy

Newsday, Trinidad: The Unit Trust Corporation (UTC) has invested almost $500 million in the energy sector, said its executive director Eutrice Carrington.