Caribbean News

  • Curaçao makes a splash at the Fort Lauderdale Color Run 2018 23 May 2018 22:01 Curacao Chronicle WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao, as a destination, recently participated in the Fort Lauderdale Color Run. The Color Run is known as the happiest 5 kilometer race on the planet. Over 6 million people worldwide have at some point participated in one of the Color Runs …
  • Tracking Tropical Development in the Caribbean Sea 23 May 2018 21:02 WBBJ Weather Update – 3:15 p.m. – Wednesday After a hot afternoon with highs near 90°F it’ll still be a mild night. Under partly cloudy to mostly clear skies, temperatures will drop to the middle 60s. Dry weather continues tomorrow but the weekend looks wet! …
  • Triple Kay Band launches official video for its resilience anthem “Still Standing” 23 May 2018 20:58 Dominica News Online Time heals all wounds but the memory of our losses shall remain and will be the foundation for an even greater elevation. Triple Kay Band, a 20-year musical veteran, survivor of many storms and staple in the Bouyon music industry has embodied the …
  • Saint Lucia setting new tourism records in 2018 23 May 2018 20:58 Dominica News Online Saint Lucia’s tourism sector is enjoying robust growth. First Quarter figures show the island continuing a strong growth trend, building on a record-setting year of 2017. Stay over arrivals increased by 9.5% in the first quarter of 2018, compared to the …
  • Court strikes out theft matter against former NCCU staff 23 May 2018 20:58 Dominica News Online Timothy at his graduation in 2016. He hope to be vindicated from the ‘false accusations’ The Roseau Magistrate’s Court has struck out a case involving a former staff member of the National Cooperative Credit Union (NCCU) for want of prosecution. In 2015, …
  • UK publisher donates books to Ministry of Education 23 May 2018 20:58 Dominica News Online The presentation was made on Wednesday morning Hodder Education, a publisher based in the United Kingdom (UK), has donated school books estimated at £18,000 to the Ministry of Education and the students of Dominica. The donation took place at the Newtown …
  • American Airlines goes cashless at Curaçao International Airport 23 May 2018 19:11 Curacao Chronicle WILLEMSTAD - American today announced that effective June 1, 2018 the airline will be going cashless at Curaçao International Airport (CUR). Passengers will be required to use a credit or debit card to make any transactions at the airport, including …
  • Royal Engagement stamps 23 May 2018 18:56 Now Grenada By Denise McCarty Just hours after the May 19 royal wedding, New Zealand Post revealed stamps showing photographs from the ceremony at St. George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle. New Zealand Post is issuing the six stamps May 21. The six stamps are in a souvenir …
  • Chester Humphrey part of Venezuela elections observer team 23 May 2018 18:56 Now Grenada Subscribe A six-member Caribbean Election Observer Team was in Venezuela, observing its elections last Sunday. “To date the preparatory process for the elections are going well,” said Antigua and Barbuda Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign …
  • PM urged to make public statement on cannabis 23 May 2018 13:04 St. Lucia Times The Cannabis Movement of Saint Lucia has called on Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, to make a public statement about  his administration’s intentions regarding cannabis law reform. In a statement to St Lucia Times ahead of a news conference planned for …