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By Edition On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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CARICOM responds to Trumps “shithole” comments

GEORGETOWN - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) said it is deeply disturbed by reports about the use of derogatory and repulsive language by the president of the United States in relation to CARICOM member state, More...

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By Edition On Friday, December 29th, 2017
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CARICOM records noteworthy successes in 2017 despite challenges

GEORGETOWN - The more than US$2B pledged at the Caribbean Community (CARICOM)-United Nations (UN) Conference for long-term recovery for hurricane-affected countries and the establishment of the regional renewable More...

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By Edition On Monday, December 18th, 2017
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CARICOM voices strong objection to new EU blacklist

GEORGETOWN - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) strongly objects to the recent labelling of some of its member states by the European Union as Non-cooperative tax jurisdictions, CARICOM secretary-general Irwin Larocque More...

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By Edition On Monday, December 4th, 2017
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CARICOM launches regional building energy efficiency program

GEORGETOWN - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) will today launch a programme to improve the use of energy in buildings across the region. The Regional Building Energy Efficiency Project (BEEP) will be launched More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 30th, 2017
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NAGICO and Solar Head of State partner at the Caribbean Renewable Energy Forum

Solar Head of State and NAGICO Insurances are delighted to announce their partnership to promote the expansion of renewable energy across the Caribbean. The two organizations recently held a high-level drinks reception More...

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Minister for Foreign and CARICOM
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By Edition On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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Caribbean nations to UN: Extreme weather events leave no doubt climate change is real

NEW YORK - Trinidad and Tobago’s Minister for Foreign Affairs Dennis Moses, echoing other senior government officials throughout the General Assembly’s annual general debate, questioned how, after the spate More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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CARICOM Heads of Government meet on hurricane situation

GEORGETOWN - Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) met in special emergency session on Saturday to receive an update on the effects of the impact of Hurricanes Irma and Jose on the region and More...

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By Edition On Thursday, August 31st, 2017
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CARICOM extends sympathy to hurricane-damaged US

GEORGETOWN - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has extended its sympathies to the Government and people of the United States, and especially the state of Texas, on the loss of lives and extensive damage to property More...

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By Edition On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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CARICOM secretary-general asks Sweden for help on blacklisting issue

GEORGETOWN - Secretary-general of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Irwin LaRocque, has urged Sweden to use its position in two major international organisations to highlight the unfair labelling of some of the More...

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By Edition On Thursday, August 10th, 2017
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CARICOM heads of government hold emergency meeting on Venezuela

ST GEORGE’S - Dr Keith Mitchell, prime minister of Grenada and current chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), convened a special emergency meeting of heads of government of CARICOM on Tuesday by video More...