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Professor Gervan Fearon, President and Vice-Chancellor, Brock University and Professor Sir Hilary Beckles, Vice-Chancellor, The University of the West Indies (The UWI)

The University of the West Indies (The UWI) and Canada’s Brock Universitylaunched a joint institute to promote, transform and upgrade 200 years of solid relations that have facilitated Caribbean de...

Photo via Meteorological Department of St Maarten, Facebook

If you are coughingorsuffering from itchy eyes, then you are probably feeling the effects of the Saharan dust. Several Caribbean countries have warned their nationals to takehealthprecautionsas ...

A large group of protesters gathered outside Suriname’s Presidential Palace in Paramaribo on Monday to demand an end to the reign of the National Democratic Party (NDP) and President Dési Bouterse....

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Rescue and recovery efforts have resumed in Dominica after a plane crashed off the islands north-eastern coast on Sunday. Police and fire officials have confirmed that the Piper F-OGKO, a single...

Aerial view of Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands via iStock.

After avoiding the negative designation under a “grey list”warning last year,Cayman has todayjoinedOman, Fiji, and Vanuatu on theEU blacklist of foreign tax havens, making it the first UK overseas ...

Cocoa farmers in Grenada can now usesolar energy for the drying of their cocoa beans whichis expected to increase production in an environmentally friendly way. Thedryingwall was made possible t...

L-R: The Insurance Company of the West Indies’ (ICWI) Vice President, Strategic Planning, Patrick Willams;  General Manager, Dominica Branch, Earl Edwards; President, Paul Lalor and Assistant Vice President of Insurance Operations, Jamila Taylor were all smiles during a ribbon cutting exercise, symbolling the commencement of operations in Dominica on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at the new ICWI branch at 21 King George V Street.

The Insurance Company of the West Indies (ICWI) continues to solidify its position as a strong regional player by opening its ninth operation in Dominica. ICWI Dominica was officially launched a...