News Americas, PROVIDENCIALES, Turks and Caicos, Weds. Dec. 14, 2016: Voters in the Turks and Caicos Islands will go to the polls on Thursday, December 15, 2016 to elect a new government. Three parties are vying to lead the country including the ruling Progressive National Party (PNP) led by Premier Dr. Rufus Ewing. The other contenders are Leader of the Opposition People`s Democratic Movement (PDM) Sharlene Cartwright Robinson and the Peopleâ€™s Democratic Alliance (PDA) Oswald Skippings.
News Americas, CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Fri. Dec. 9, 2016: Financial perspectives are crucial. As such, theorists ought to be knowledgeable in thought and action, particularly when coupled with authority for public policy. According to Minister In The Ministry Of Finance, Ubaldus Raymondâ€™s economic theory, and most recent remarks on Bank of Saint Lucia [BOSL]: â€œA quarter of all loans are bad, approximately EC$300 million, the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank [ECCB] has held many discussions with BOSL, which is under-capitalized. The situation calls for urgent action and the government is exploring its options.â€
News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 2, 2016: Given Donald Trumpâ€™s campaign rhetoric, many experts are predicting a policy Of protectionism in trade relationships, especially with Latin America and the Caribbean. But while the US may again be pulling back from their â€˜backyard neighbors, China is moving full steam ahead into this region. Here are five ways China says it will be expanding investments in the Caribbean and Latin America:
News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Nov. 28, 2016: Organizers of the #NotMyPrince Campaign on Sunday called for reparations for slavery from Britain as Prince Harry continued his Caribbean trip, stopping over in St. Vincent & The Grenadines Saturday and as he continues on to Grenada today. â€œ#SVG: Reparations time come now,â€ @NotMyPrince tweeted while slamming the visit as propagandaâ€ and noting there is â€œno apology from the palace.â€ The group, which says it is an anti-colonial welcoming committee for Prince Harryâ€™s Caribbean, is being curated by Nalini Mohabir and Jermain Ostiana.