Santiago, Chile, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) China has committed itself to expand trade, cooperation projects and investments in Latin America and the Caribbean with proposals in five pillars and the evident satisfaction with the talks held in this capital.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Oct 24, CMC – Caribbean shark fisheries expert are recommending that regional countries should prohibit the removal of shark fins at sea as well as prohibit the catching of whale sharks, sawfishes and manta rays as the Caribbean works towards the development of regional plan of action for the conservation and management of sharks and rays.
ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada, Jul 6, CMC – The Caribbean has the highest rate of mortality in the Americas from non-communicable diseases (NCDs) with more than 40 per cent of NCD deaths occurring prematurely in people under 70 years old.
WASHINGTON, Mar 3, CMC – The United States Friday named several Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries as major illicit drug producing and major drug-transit countries with some regional countries also being major money laundering countries.
WASHINGTON, Feb 4, CMC – A study undertaken by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) estimates the direct annual cost of crime and violence in Latin America and the Caribbean at US$261 billion or 3.55 percent of gross domestic product (GDP).