- Trump and Melania beam as they pose for photos with leaders of Caribbean nations in Mar-a-Lago
Donald Trump and the First Lady of the United States didn't appear to be fazed in Florida after Robert Mueller on Friday handed over his report on president's possible 2016 collusion with Russia.
Daily Mail. Sat, 23 Mar 2019 11:57:33 GMT.
- Trump adversary to run for Puerto Rico governor in 2020
Carmen Yulin Cruz, the mayor of Puerto Rico's capital San Juan and a fierce adversary of President Donald Trump, said on Friday she was running for governor of the U.S. territory in 2020.
Reuters. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:37:11 -0400.
- Trump dangles investment to Caribbean leaders who back Venezuela's Guaido
"It's absolutely important that it's not just talk - that there will be real investment," Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness told reporters after the meeting. ...
Yahoo. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 17:47:48 -0400.
- Puerto Rico mayor, Trump critic announces run for governor
The mayor of Puerto Rico's capital has announced that she is running for governor of the U.S. territory.
Fox News. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:50:11 GMT.
- JetBlue pilots who drugged and raped flight attendants continued working for airline without repercussion, lawsuit says
Lawsuit alleges two JetBlue pilots of drugging and raping multiple flight attendants in Puerto Rico
Chris Riotta. The Independent. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 17:20:53 +0000.
- Is Puerto Rico Providing a Blueprint to Reinvent the Overall US Power Grid?
In the past, government support for microgrids has been fragmented collections of regulations, standards, and public policy. ...
By Navigant Research, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:43:00 -0400.
- Puerto Ricans decry austerity, hurricane help at hearing
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - Hundreds of Puerto Ricans filled a coliseum on Friday to speak at a first of its kind public hearing organized by a group of U.S. legislators visiting the U.S. ...
Danica Coto. Washington Times. Fri, 15 Mar 2019 18:42:09 -0400.
- Hilton Announces Plans for Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel in Aruba
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) announces plans to debut the upscale, all-suite Embassy Suites by Hilton brand in Aruba in 2021, following a management agreement with Natura Development II N.V. ...
Hsyndicate. Wed, 13 Mar 2019 10:38:59 +0200.
- Puerto Rico looks to rebuild with AI, 'internet of things'
Puerto Rico's governor says he hopes a new technology center can help the U.S. territory incorporate artificial intelligence and internet-connected devices as it rebuilds from Hurricane Maria
ABC News. Tue, 12 Mar 2019 20:00:17 -0400.
- International Financial Entity License Granted for Digital Asset Custodian San Juan Mercantile Bank & Trust
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, March 12, 2019 -- The San Juan Mercantile Exchange, Inc. (SJMX) and the San Juan Mercantile Bank & Trust International Corp. ...
PR Newswire. Tue, 12 Mar 2019 11:30:00 +0000.
- China, Cayman Islands suspend Boeing 737 Max 8 flights after Ethiopian Airlines tragedy
China has asked its domestic airlines to temporarily ground the Boeing 737 Max 8 jets, following the Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed all 157 people on board, Beijing news agency Caijing reports.China Southern Airlines has ...
New Zealand Herald. Mon, 11 Mar 2019 13:49:10 +1200.
- Haiti: The university planning a green revolution
Why agronomy students in Haiti want to plant 1.5 million trees in the deforested country.
BBC News. Sun, 10 Mar 2019 00:22:23 GMT.
- Haiti's Gender Quota Far From Lawmakers' Reality
As the world celebrates International Women's Day March 8, politics in Haiti continues to be largely male-dominated, especially in parliament. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 08 Mar 2019 02:45:00 -0500.
- The stage is set for the 2019 JUNOS in London
Arkells, Bahamas, NAV are now confirmed to perform at the biggest night in Canadian music. There will also be a special video performance by Shawn Mendes, who is on tour in Europe.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Thu, 7 Mar 2019 18:45:26 EST.
- Is Royal Caribbean (RCL) a Great Stock for Value Investors?
Let's see if Royal Caribbean (RCL) stock is a good choice for value-oriented investors right now from multiple angles.
Payel Dhar. Zacks. Thu, 07 Mar 2019 14:45:00 GMT.
- Fish diversity linked to Caribbean coral reef health
The health of coral reefs can be impacted as much by the diversity of fish that graze on them as by the amount of fish that do so, according to a new study. ...
Science Daily. Wed, 06 Mar 2019 14:30:25 EST.
- Passengers quarantined at Gatwick after Barbados flight
Thirty passengers and some of the crew became ill on a flight from Barbados to Gatwick Airport.
BBC News. Wed, 06 Mar 2019 12:36:19 GMT.
- State Dept. Warns Travelers: Robbery, Rape Common in Bahamas
Anyone traveling to the islands should "exercise extreme caution," according to the warning.
Newsmax. Sat, 02 Mar 2019 11:14:41 EDT.
- Football Leaks: Man City Accused of Using Shadow Firms to Flout Rules
Football Leaks documents outline how Manchester City's owners may have used a surreptitious company in the Cayman Islands to conceal a player investment fund. The team has been accused of violating UEFA spending rules.
Spiegel Online. Fri, 01 Mar 2019 18:02:16 +0100.
- 75 Face Drug Charges In Puerto Rico, Some Allegedly Fed Victims To Reptiles
The federal indictment represents a "significant blow" to Las FARC, one of the island's most notorious and brutal drug trafficking rings, officials said on Wednesday.
Vanessa Romo. NPR. Wed, 27 Feb 2019 20:52:02 -0500.
The Caribbean Sea islands consist of the Greater Antilles in the north
and the Lesser Antilles to the east, as well as The Bahamas (which are
actually in the Atlantic Ocean). The Greater Antilles nations
include Cuba, Jamaica, Haiti, and the Dominican Republic. The
Lesser Antilles nations include Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica,
and Grenada as well as Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent
and the Grenadines, and Trinidad and Tobago.
Browse the government websites for in-depth news and information about
selected Caribbean island nations.
The State of Antigua and Barbuda's
capital city is St Johns, and its currency is the
East Caribbean Dollar. English is the primary language
used on these islands, and in 2007, the estimated population
of Antigua and Barbuda was 69,000.
The Commonwealth of The Bahamas'
capital city is Nassau, and its national currency
is the Bahamian Dollar. English is the primary language
used in The Bahamas, and in 2007, the island nation's
estimated population was 306,000.
Barbados' capital city
is Bridgetown, and its national currency is
the Barbadian Dollar. English is widely used in Barbados, and
in 2007, the island's estimated population was 281,000.
The Republic of Cuba's capital city is Havana, and its national currency
is the Cuban Peso. The official language of Cuba is Spanish,
and the country's estimated population in 2007 was 11,394,000.
The Commonwealth of Dominica's capital city is Roseau, and its currency
is the East Caribbean Dollar. English and French are the primary
languages spoken in Dominica, and in 2007, the island's estimated
population was 72,000.
The Dominican Republic's capital city is Santo Domingo,
and its national currency is the Dominican Republic Peso.
Spanish is the primary language of the Dominican Republic,
and the nation's estimated population in 2007 was 9,366,000.
Grenada's capital city is St George's,
and its currency is the East Caribbean Dollar.
The official language of Grenada is English, and in 2007, the country's
estimated population was 90,000.
The Republic of Haiti's capital city is Port-au-Prince,
and its national currency is the Gourde. French and Creole are
spoken in Haiti, and in 2007, the nation's estimated population
Jamaica's capital city is Kingston,
and its national currency is the Jamaican Dollar. The country's
official language is English, and its estimated population in 2007
The Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis'
capital city is Basseterre, and its currency is the
East Caribbean Dollar. The primary language used
in Saint Kitts and Nevis is English, and in 2007, the islands'
estimated population was 39,000.
Saint Lucia's capital city
is Castries, and its currency is the East Caribbean Dollar.
English is the primary language used in Saint Lucia, and its 2007
population was estimated at 171,000.
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines'
capital city is Kingstown, and its currency is the
East Caribbean Dollar. English is widely used on these islands,
and the country's population in 2007 was estimated at 118,000.
The Republic of Trinidad and Tobago's
capital city is Port of Spain, and its national currency is the Trinidad
and Tobago Dollar. English is the primary language of these
islands, whose estimated population in 2007 was 1,057,000.