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By Edition On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
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Tackle CSME issues head on, urges CARICOM Chairman

PORT OF SPAIN - Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Chairman, Prime Minister Andrew Holness of Jamaica, has urged a “head on” approach to tackling of complex issues during the Special CARICOM Heads of Government More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
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CARICOM Agency and International Atomic Energy Agency enter agreement

VIENNA - The Caribbean Agricultural Health and Food Safety Agency (CAHFSA) and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) have signed an agreement to pursue areas of technical cooperation in the use of nuclear More...

Mosquito
By Edition On Tuesday, November 6th, 2018
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Two CARICOM nations among countries in the Americas on track to eliminate malaria by 2020

WASHINGTON DC - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries of Belize and Suriname are among seven nations in the Americas that could be malaria free in another two years, according to the Pan American Health Organization More...

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By Edition On Friday, September 28th, 2018
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CARICOM Heads recommit to combating NCDS with launch of ‘Caribbean Moves’ campaign

BASSETERRE - Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders attending the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York met yesterday to assess the progress made in combating Non-Communicable Diseases More...

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By Edition On Thursday, July 12th, 2018
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CARICOM heads agree to measures to fast-track full implementation of CSME

MONTEGO BAY -  Heads of government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) have agreed to put measures in place to fast-track the full implementation of the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME). Among the strategies More...

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By Edition On Thursday, June 7th, 2018
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Single ICT Space, Cyber Security on agenda of ICT officials

Progress on the development of the Single Information and Communication Technology (ICT) space in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), and cyber security, are among the main areas that ICT officials will discuss when More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
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CARICOM countries divided in OAS vote on suspending Venezuela

WASHINGTON - Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries were split yesterday, when the Organization of American States (OAS) voted to pass a resolution that can initiate the process of Venezuela’s suspension from More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
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CARICOM countries urged to collaborate more to fight crime

KINGSTON - Jamaica’s Minister of State in the Ministry of National Security Rudyard Spencer has called on members of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) to collaborate more in the fight against corruption at ports More...

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By Edition On Monday, May 14th, 2018
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Hurricanes Irma and Maria a hint of what the future holds, CARICOM SG warns

GEORGETOWN - Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Ambassador Irwin LaRocque has warned that Hurricanes Irma and Maria which devastated many countries in the region last year were “a hint at More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
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CARICOM and Commonwealth Secretariats sign agreement to strengthen cooperation

GEORGETOWN - The CARICOM and Commonwealth Secretariats signed a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to further strengthen cooperation between the two Organisations. CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin More...