A nine-hour curfew will take effect on Friday, while several businesses will have to remain closed, as health authorities report a surge in COVID-19 cases overwhelming healthcare facilities.
Rescue work following the deadly earthquake which struck Haiti on Saturday has been hampered by heavy rains brought by Tropical Storm Grace.
The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment was informed this morning by CARPHA of the COVID-19 sequencing results of samples received at CARPHA on July 27th, 2021. One sample detected a variant of concern (VOC) – B.1.617.2 – Delta…
Police on the Caribbean island of St Vincent have made an arrest in the assault and attempted assassination of the country’s Prime Minister, Dr. Ralph Gonsalves.
The streets of Kingstown for over an hour turned violent, with two persons being injured.
The wife of the assassinated President of Haiti, Martine Moise, has hinted at the possibility of contesting the elections for the president of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) country, less than a month after her husband, Jovenel Moise,…
After one term in opposition, the Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) will form the next Government of Saint Lucia.
President of the Caribbean Development Bank, (CDB) Dr. Gene Leon is in St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) for a four-day visit for outreach to the government and citizens of the country as they continue to grapple with the effects of the…
Haitians say goodbye to assassinated President Jovenel Moise with a mass and a wake in Cap-Haitien.
If Biden truly wants to put principles, and effectiveness, ahead of politics, he should make a bold choice and end the embargo.
On 15 July 2021, the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the United Kingdom co-hosted a virtual dialogue on the issue of access to finance. The event was opened by UK Minister of State responsible for the Caribbean, Lord Tariq Ahmad of…
A call is being made for reparations negotiations within CARICOM to begin immediately.
The President of the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly, H.E. Mr. Volkan Bozkır, will travel to Antigua and Barbuda, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, and Barbados, from 22 to 28 July.
Joseph will cede power to Ariel Henry, who the international community recognised as ‘designated prime minister’.
Soaring global food prices and the island’s devalued currency — coupled with longtime shortages of basic goods — helped spark the recent demonstrations.