ST. JOHNS, Antigua, April 9, 2019 - Prime Minister Gaston Browne says the development of Antigua and Barbuda has to come at an environmental cost unapologetic about such as the removal of mangroves to make way for the YIDA resort project on Guiana Island.
ST. JOHNS, January 29, 2019 - Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister Gaston Browne, has blasted the Secretary-General of the Organization of American States, OAS, Luis Almagro, for recognizing Venezuela’s Opposition Leader as president of the South American country.
ST.JOHN'S, Antigua, November 7, 2018 -For the second time in two years, the people of Antigua and Barbuda as well as Grenada have rejected efforts to replace the london based Privy Council as their nation's highest court of appeal.
ST JOHN’S − The Antigua and Barbuda Parliament has voted to embrace the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) as the island’s final appellate court, thus paving the way for the required referendum on the matter on November 6. T
The March 13th 2018 Grenada general election was followed (a week later) by Antigua and Barbuda’s on March 21. Devastated by two hurricanes in 2017 and with the entire population of the smaller ward island of Barbuda being forcibly moved to the mainland, Antigua and Barbuda has been busy rebuilding, with much solidarity from its Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and other Caribbean neighbors, including Cuba and Venezuela.
More heads of state have come forward to congratulate Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro on his successful re-election on May 20, while the European Union and Organization of American States (OAS) refuse to recognize the results.
ST JOHN’S – The Antigua and Barbuda government says it intends to hold a referendum within the next four months on whether or not the island will adopt the Trinidad-based Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) as its final court.