KINGSTON, April 26, 2017 - Eight Jamaicans said to be associated with the Lavrick Willocks network who are wanted by the US Justice Department for lottery scamming are scheduled to be extradited today. They will be transported in a US military aircraft.
MONTEGO BAY, April 26, 2016 - US President Donald Trump has ditched plans to fund his border wall from the budget, in favour of a plan to have congress place a 2% tax on remittances to countries mainly in Latin America and the Caribbean.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Apr 25, CMC – The Trinidad and Tobago government Tuesday cautiously welcomed the decision by the US-based international ratings agency, Standards and Poors (S&P), to lower the Long Term Sovereign Credit Ratings for the oil-rich twin island republic from A- to BBB+.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Apr 25, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago’s President Anthony Carmona has made a plea for all 15-member countries of the regional integration movement, CARICOM, to be full members of the Trinidad-based Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ).
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Apr 25, CMC – Hundreds of Cuban nationals stranded here over the past few days were leaving Guyana on Tuesday after the authorities granted the Honduras-based Easy Sky airline temporary permission to fly into the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (JGIA).
CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Apr 25, CMC- Prime Minister Allen Chastanet says cash flow problem being experienced by his government is the main cause for the removal of the EC$700,000 (One EC dollar =US$0.37 cents) subvention to the St. Lucia National Trust (SNT) for the 2017/2018 financial year.
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, Apr 25, CMC – The leader of the main opposition St. Kitts-Nevis Labour Party (SKNLP), Dr. Denzil Douglas Tuesday called on the government to establish a programme aimed at stimulating economic development in the twin-island federation.
CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Apr 25, CMC – United States investigators have completed their investigations into the deadly explosion at a quarry here in March that claimed the lives of four people, National Security Minister Hermangild Francis has said.
MIAMI, Florida (AP) — A former Haitian coup leader and recently elected senator in that country pleaded guilty Monday to a US drug money-laundering charge under a deal that should allow him to avoid a potential sentence of life in prison for cocaine trafficking.