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A Revived Harvey Makes Little to No Impact on Belize

The remnants of Tropical Storm Harvey passed by Belize barely noticed yesterday. While the system had redeveloped to become Tropical Depression Harvey by this morning after degenerating last Saturday, it did not pack much of a punch, and a…

C&W Business raises its security bar with ISO 27001

MIAMI, FL – August 22, 2017 – C&W Business, a division of C&W Communications (C&W), a full-service communications and entertainment provider operating in the Caribbean and Latin America, announced it has achieved compliance with…

Tropical Storm Gert Has Hurricane Potential

Tropical Storm Gert, which became the seventh named storm of the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season yesterday evening, could become a hurricane, according to forecasters. But before it does, it’s expected to pass between Bermuda and United…

Jamaican Parliamentary Dies Suddenly

Jamaica’s opposition People’s National Party (PNP) is in shock over the death of one of its Parliamentarians this morning. Representative for St Mary South East, Dr Winston Green, died shortly after 5 a.m. after collapsing at his home. Read…

US imposes sanctions on Venezuela president

On Monday, the US Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated the president of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, pursuant to an executive order that authorizes sanctions against current or former officials…

Call for Antigua-Barbuda opposition leaders to be investigated

Following last week’s conviction in US federal court in New York of Chinese billionaire Ng Lap Seng on bribery charges involving Antigua and Barbuda’s former UN representative, John Ashe, the Antigua Observer, in an editorial entitled “Who…

John Travolta Filming New Crime Thriller in Puerto Rico

The struggling Puerto Rican economy stands to benefit from a huge injection of cash as the shooting location for Cigarette, the story of the man behind the now-infamous cigarette boats favoured by drug traffickers for their speed and…

C&W Communications Moves to Cut Staff in T&T

C&W Communications in Trinidad and Tobago is downsizing its operations. The company yesterday offered an undisclosed number of workers voluntary separation packages, a month after executives reportedly informed workers of possible…