By Melanius Alphonse Caribbean News Now associate editor firstname.lastname@example.org CASTRIES, St Lucia — After telling local media last month that he had no idea where they got the notion from that a proposed new border control agency in Saint Lucia was to be set up as a statutory corporation, in a testy exchange with reporters […]
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By Ray Chickrie Caribbean News Now contributor PARAMARIBO, Suriname — The president of Suriname, Desi Bouterse, and the Chinese foreign minister, Wang Yi, met in Paramaribo on Sunday and both sides pledged to improve ties between the two countries. Prior to his arrival in Suriname, Wang Yi visited neighbouring Guyana where the two countries also […]
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By Caribbean News Now contributor MIAMI, USA — The remnants of Tropical Storm Kirk are likely to bring gusty winds and locally heavy rains to the Windward and Leeward Islands over the next couple of days, even if the system does not redevelop into a tropical cyclone. According to the National Hurricane Center (NHC) in […]
By Ray Chickrie Caribbean News Now contributor KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait — The finance minister of Guyana, Winston Jordan, and his delegation arrived in Kuwait City on Saturday and held a flurry of meetings with government officials and the private sector to showcase Guyana as an investment destination while also addressing Guyana’s existing debt to Kuwait. […]
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By Caribbean News Now contributor NEW YORK, USA — In the latest salvo in his ongoing feud with Puerto Rican leaders, US President Donald Trump on Monday said there would be no statehood for the US territory as long as critics such as San Juan’s mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz remain in office. “With the mayor […]
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