WASHINGTON, D.C. – The United States government last month implemented visa restrictions on persons in Guyana it believes are “undermining democracy” in that Caribbean community (CARICOM) country, where official results of the Mar. 2 regional and general elections are still being awaited.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana – Caribbean community (CARICOM) countries have been urged to respond “positively” to a United States initiative that would allow regional countries to access funding from international financial institutions as they recover from the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Jamaicans in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia (DMV) comprising the Washington DC metropolitan area will celebrate the 58th anniversary of Independence of their native Jamaica with a historic, entirely livestreamed Thanksgiving service this year, on Sunday, August 2, 2020 beginning at 11:00 a.m.
Massachusetts/CMM…The Authentic Caribbean Foundation (ACF) presented part 2 of its Caribbean Covid-19 Update discussion forum: Reopening of Caribbean States, which featured Ambassadors of several Caribbean Countries and other community leaders at a Zoom Town Hall on Tuesday July 7, 2020 at 4pm. The session lasting approximately 3 1/2 hours was streamed live on various platforms including the Authen Caribe’s Facebook Page as well as its Instagram Page, Authentic Foundation.The recorded session is now available on its youtube channelACF.