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British Virgin Islands May Seek Overseas Help in Crime Fight

Amid a rapid escalation in crime, British Virgin Islands (BVI) Premier Dr D Orlando Smith says that overseas help should be sought and highly trained police officers returned to active service from retirement if such actions are needed to…

OAS head calls for Venezuela to be suspended

WASHINGTON, USA — The secretary general of the Organization of American States (OAS) on Tuesday called on members to suspend Venezuela from the hemispheric group, citing the country’s continued political crisis and failure to hold…

Cuba extends preferential tariffs to CARICOM member states

Cuba’s foreign trade and investment minister Rodrigo Malmierca has given Collin Granderson, assistant to the secretary general of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), an agreement that extends the number of products with preferential tariffs.…

Mexico violence: 250 skulls found in Veracruz mass grave

Two hundred and fifty skulls have been found in a mass grave in the eastern Mexican state of Veracruz, says state prosecutor Jorge Winckler. Speaking to TV network Televisa, Mr Winckler said that drug traffickers had used Veracruz for many…

Southwest Airlines Flying Denver to Belize Route

Southwest Airlines has begun service from Denver International Airport, Colorado to Belize City, Belize. It’s offering the only available nonstop service between Denver and Belize, beginning last Saturday. Read more:…

Trinidad Police Baffled By Disappearance Of Female Cop

When the daughter of female constable Nyasha Joseph turns four today, her mother won’t be there to share the occasion. Joseph, 22, who was last week preparing to celebrate with her only child, disappeared without a trace last Thursday. Read…

Grand Hyatt Baha Mar Set To Open In April

The long awaited Baha Mar Resort on New Providence Island is set to open in phases, with initial operations at Grand Hyatt Baha Mar expected to begin late next month. Hyatt Hotels Corporation recently announced that Hyatt affiliate has…

Evacuation Ordered As Landfill in The Bahamas Burns

An immediate evacuation has been ordered after a massive fire broke out at the city dump in The Bahamas’ capital, Nassau, in the island of New Providence yesterday and continues burning. The order to leave the area immediately, applied to…