CNN Travel Names Quintessence Among Best New Caribbean Hotels

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LONG BAY, Anguilla, Feb. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Owner Geoffrey Fieger is proud to announce CNN Travel recently recognized Quintessence Hotel on its list of the “Best New Caribbean Hotels and Resorts.” In an article published Feb. 15, 2018, CNN Travel listed “The Q” as a “positive mile marker for Anguilla, which is still recovering Read More

St. Kitts to host regional workshops on crime and security

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BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, (CMC) – Regional drug stakeholders will meet here later this month to discuss efforts aimed at strengthening the institutional response to crime and security in the Caribbean. The Guyana-based Caribbean Forum of States (CARIFORUM) Secretariat says that the meetings will take place between February 19-23 amid concerns that the Caribbean has been Read More

Venezuela’s ‘petro’ is ridiculous – Ayre

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Calvin Ayre of Bodog. (source Internet) Antigua and Barbuda’s special economic envoy, Calvin Ayre has dismissed Venezuela’s move to set up its own cryptocurrency as that country’s economic situation worsens. Venezuela has urged Antigua and Barbuda and other OECS nations in the ALBA grouping to adopt its “petro” which it intends to back with its Read More

Dominican Republic selected to host Inaugural CONCACAF Caribbean Club Shield

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Tournament features clubs from 12 Members Associations as part of CONCACAF’s commitment to club development in the Caribbean Miami (Thursday, February 15, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) announced today that the Dominican Republic will host the inaugural edition of the CONCACAF Caribbean Club Shield, scheduled to be Read More

Rashid wrongs West Indies

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Play 01:05 Rashid Khan7 for 18 v West Indies, first ODI, St Lucia In a year when he took the world by storm with his performances in franchise cricket and in Afghanistan blue, 19-year-old Rashid Khan arguably cemented his status as the most feared spin bowler in limited-overs cricket. No performance presented evidence to support Read More

Final Call: St Kitts and Nevis Say Last Opportunity to Invest in Platinum Standard Citizenship at Hurricane Relief Fund’s Reduced Price

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LONDON, February 19, 2018 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — LONDON, February 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The St Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme has released a final reminder to those interested in investing in second citizenship under the temporarily reduced investment module – the Hurricane Relief Fund – scheduled to end on 30 March Read More

Slower growth rate projected for ECCU in 2018

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ECCU Chairman, PM Skerrit (4th from left). From left to right: ECCB Governor Timothy Antoine,  OECS Chairman, Allan Chastanet, St. Vincent PM, Ralph Gonzalves and extreme right OECS Director-General, Didicus Jules The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), has projected a growth rate of 2.2 percent, well below the 5% target, for The Eastern Caribbean Currency Union in Read More

Winsome rerun in diamond debacle

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New Delhi: The parallels between the Nirav Modi-case and Winsome Diamonds – the original diamond headache of banks – are not hard to miss. Both are owned by high-profile diamond merchants who fled the country after credits went sour, while the state-run banks bore the brunt of huge losses. “After the horse bolted once, bankers Read More

Marchand man stabbed on Valentine’s Day

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By SNO Staff February 16, 2018 A man was stabbed on Valentine’s Day, Wednesday, February 14, according to reports. The victim, identified as 20-year-old Suwandy Girard of Tou Rouge, Marchand, Castries, sustained a stab wound to the abdomen after 2 p.m. on the lovers day. The culprit allegedly used a “switch blade”. Girard was reportedly transported Read More