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Countries vote to eliminate plastic waste despite US objection

NEW YORK, NY, May 11, 2019 - The United States on Friday argued against a United Nations initiative agreed on by almost every other nation, to restrict shipments of hard-to-recycle plastic waste to poorer countries, as part of a legally binding framework to reduce pollution from plastic waste.

CARICOM Bemoans the Escalation of Violence in Venezuela

GEORGETOWN,Guyana, May 3, 2019 - The Caribbean Community has noted with concern the turn of events in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela and the potential they hold for the escalation of the political crisis and further violence to the detriment of the people of the country.

CARICOM urges US to maintain duty-free market access

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, April 30, 2019 - CARICOM Secretary-General, Ambassador Irwin LaRocque has expressed CARICOM’s interest in the renewal of legislation for the extension of the Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBTPA) and the WTO waiver beyond December 2019 to allow continued duty-free access to the US market.
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