The region is said to have a US$4 billion per year food import bill.
KINGSTOWN, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Thursday July 27, 2017 – A new EC$20,000 (US$7,407.26) a week trade agreement has been signed to…Continue
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CASTRIES, St Lucia, Friday March 31, 2017 – Following a soft opening last month, the all-inclusive, 455-room Royalton Saint Lucia Resort and Spa in the north of the island officially opened last week.…Continue
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CHARLOTTE AMALIE, U.S. Virgin Islands
The United States Virgin Islands Department of Tourism is encouraging Virgin Islanders living outside the Territory to come back home to reunite with their loved ones.
Newly appointed Director of Marketing Canika John announced the…Continue
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CALABAR High and Edwin Allen High are favourites to retain their ISSA/ GraceKennedy Boys’ and Girls’ Athletics Championship titles respectively as action in the 106th staging of the prestigious event starts today at 1:00 pm at the National Stadium.
Calabar High are…Continue
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CHARLOTTE AMALIE, US Virgin Islands
The U.S. Virgin Islands will welcome some of the world’s leading marathoners for a special cruise marathon next week.
The USVI Department of Tourism and the St. Thomas Association of Roadrunners (STAR) are…Continue
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With numerous accolades and international work experiences under her belt, acclaimed author, motivational speaker and entrepreneur Karen Hinds is on a journey to increase personal and professional development within the Caribbean…
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CASTRIES, St Lucia, Thursday May 21, 2015 – The Bay Gardens Beach Resort and Spa, the Bay Gardens Hotel and the Bay Gardens Inn have received the 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award.…Continue
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GROS ISLET, St Lucia, Monday May 4, 2015 – Starting this summer, making a splash in St Lucia will be more fun than ever when Reduit Beach in Rodney Bay Village becomes the home of the Eastern Caribbean’s first open-water sports park.…Continue
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Jamaica has a new Director of Tourism, industry veteran Paul Pennicook.
Pennicook, who had been serving as chairman of Jamaica Vacations, succeeds John Lynch, a decades-long regional tourism stalwart, as the director of the Jamaica Tourist Board.
“I’m thrilled and honored to return to service…Continue
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Collectively known as St. Martin, the island was named by Christopher Columbus during his second voyage in 1493. Although Columbus claimed the island for Spain, there is no evidence that the explorer ever landed here. Over the years, like most islands in the West Indies, St. Martin became a pawn in the great…Continue
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BASSETERRE, St Kitts, Monday January 3, 2011 – Plans to reduce the drop-out rate in schools will be implemented this year and a new and upgraded police post to serve the southern areas of Frigate Bay and Southeast Peninsula are among strategies to deal…Continue
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Basseterre, St. Kitts – Grammy nominee and son of reggae icon Bob Marley, Ky-mani Marley has joined the line-up for this year’s St. Kitts Music Festival, which will take place on island from June 24-26, 2010.
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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, April 12, 2010 – CARICOM’s Office of Trade Negotiations (OTN) is reporting positive recognition from Canada that a one-size-fits-all approach cannot work while negotiating with the countries of CARICOM.
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BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – St. Kitts and Nevis topped the poll for favorite destination in the Eastern Caribbean (Leeward Islands category and is among 9 other destinations for “Favorite Destination in the Caribbean 2010.
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VIRGIN ISLANDS - In the wake of announcing their 35th anniversary celebration tour, Third World embarked on a rigorous schedule for 2010 that has them traveling to Spain, Belgium, Poland and Australia. In typical Third World fashion, the reggae ambassadors set the tone for what fans could expect when they performed to sold-out crowds in St. Thomas and British Virgin Islands on March 26th and 27th respectively.
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Leaders of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), except Montserrat, have signed a new treaty establishing the OECS Economic Union. The framework for the new free trade area was formalised in the St Kiits capital, Basseterre on Tuesday afternoon 29 December. It marks another historic milestone in the evolution of the sub-regional grouping. However, it may be some months before free trade and the related areas actually come into effect.… Continue
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