Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister Thanks Venezuela for Aid in Wake of Hurricane Irma

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St. John’s, September 13 (RHC)– The Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda Gaston Browne has thanked Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro for his “timely intervention” during Hurricane Irma. In an exclusive interview with teleSUR, Browne said: “If it wasn’t for the availability of the military aircraft from Venezuela, we would not have been able to evacuate Read More

Baker shot during Beausejour robbery

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Shares 131 A baker was shot yesterday (Tuesday, Sept. 12) during a robbery in Beausejour, Gros Islet, according to reliable sources. The incident occurred about 1:30 p.m. at a grocery shop and bakery. Reports are that three masked gunmen came into the business establishment and demanded cash from the female cashier. During the robbery, a Read More

Baker shot during Beausejour robbery

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Shares 131 A baker was shot yesterday (Tuesday, Sept. 12) during a robbery in Beausejour, Gros Islet, according to reliable sources. The incident occurred about 1:30 p.m. at a grocery shop and bakery. Reports are that three masked gunmen came into the business establishment and demanded cash from the female cashier. During the robbery, a Read More

Saint Lucia, OECS to discuss assistance for students and other areas of hurricane relief

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Irma damage in the British Virgin Islands. * Photo credit: OECS Media (PRESS RELEASE) – In a statement to the House of Assembly on Tuesday September 12th Prime Minister Honourable Allen Chastanet, also Chairman of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), outlined the devastation he had seen when he visited some of islands ravaged Read More

Saint Lucia, OECS to discuss assistance for students and other areas of hurricane relief

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Irma damage in the British Virgin Islands. * Photo credit: OECS Media (PRESS RELEASE) – In a statement to the House of Assembly on Tuesday September 12th Prime Minister Honourable Allen Chastanet, also Chairman of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), outlined the devastation he had seen when he visited some of islands ravaged Read More

Hurricane Irma: Turks and Caicos Islands to receive US$13.6M from CCRIF

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Irma Aftermath: British Virgin Islands government building (PRESS RELEASE) – CCRIF will make payments totalling US$29.6 million to 6 Caribbean Governments impacted by Hurricane Irma under their tropical cyclone insurance policies. Hurricane Irma has triggered payments from CCRIF SPC (formerly the Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility) totalling approximately US$29.6 million to the Governments of Antigua Read More

St. Lucia can “safely” house up to 50 prisoners from hurricane-ravaged islands

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Shares 116 Prime Minister Allen Chastanet (inset photo) said he has consulted with local prison and security officials and that our facilities including the Bordelais Correctional Facility can hold additional inmates from the hurricane-ravaged islands. (PRESS RELEASE) – Local security officials as well as the British Government will ensure prisoners brought to Saint Lucia will Read More

St. Lucia can “safely” house up to 50 prisoners from hurricane-ravaged islands

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Shares 116 Prime Minister Allen Chastanet (inset photo) said he has consulted with local prison and security officials and that our facilities including the Bordelais Correctional Facility can hold additional inmates from the hurricane-ravaged islands. (PRESS RELEASE) – Local security officials as well as the British Government will ensure prisoners brought to Saint Lucia will Read More

Saint Lucian nationality gets “high quality” international ranking

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(PRESS RELEASE) – Saint Lucia has improved its rank from a Medium Quality to a High Quality nationality on the second edition of the Henley & Partners – Kochenov Quality of Nationality Index (QNI), which was unveiled at a major international event in London today. The QNI is the first index of its kind to Read More

Saint Lucian nationality gets “high quality” international ranking

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(PRESS RELEASE) – Saint Lucia has improved its rank from a Medium Quality to a High Quality nationality on the second edition of the Henley & Partners – Kochenov Quality of Nationality Index (QNI), which was unveiled at a major international event in London today. The QNI is the first index of its kind to Read More