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By Edition On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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Caricom renews ties with Dutch Kingdom

GEORGETOWN -The Caribbean Community Caricom and the Kingdom of the Netherlands on Wednesday renewed a mechanism for diplomatic cooperation with the accreditation of a new envoy to Caricom, Jules Bijl. In a ceremony More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
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Crucial year for reform process, says CARICOM secretary general

GEORGETOWN - The thirty-ninth meeting of the Community Council of Ministers opened on Monday at the CARICOM headquarters in Guyana, under the chairmanship of Guyana’s vice president and minister for foreign affairs, More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017
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2017 holds great promise, says incoming CARICOM chairman

GEORGETOWN - “2017 holds great promise for us to advance our integration process which can only be possible through the involvement and participation of all. Let us resolve to play our part in strengthening our More...

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By Edition On Monday, September 19th, 2016
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Four CARICOM leaders at NAM summit in Venezuela

MARGARITA ISLAND - Only four Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders were among the kings, presidents and prime ministers of the 120-member Non Aligned Movement (NAM), which started its two-day summit in Margarita More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
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9 CARICOM countries Canada just issued travel advisories on

TORONTO – The Canadian government yesterday updated its travel advisory for nine Caribbean Community (CARICOM) nations, among a list of countries across the world. And it’s the Zika virus that’s responsible. The More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 11th, 2016
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CARICOM to continue robust advocacy against de-risking

GEORGETOWN - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) is advancing its efforts to address de-risking and its effects on the region and heads of government have taken the decision to approach the government of the United More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
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CARICOM heads of government begin discussions in Guyana

GEORGETOWN - The plenary sessions of the 37th meeting of the conference of heads of government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) got underway in Georgetown, Guyana, on Tuesday morning. The heads of government More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 13th, 2016
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Caribbean commits to fast-tracking HIV response, calls for international partnership

NEW YORK - The Caribbean has joined the community of nations in framing and endorsing the 2016 Political Declaration on Ending AIDS. The ambitious declaration was adopted at the United Nations General Assembly More...

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By Edition On Monday, May 2nd, 2016
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‘Frank and cordial’ talks at CARICOM-UK Forum

FREEPORT - Foreign ministers of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the British foreign secretary ended two sessions of “frank and cordial” talks in Freeport, The Bahamas at the Ninth Caribbean-UK Forum. Co-chairs More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 7th, 2016
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CARICOM Secretary General says cost of crime and violence too high

GEORGETOWN, Guyana – The social, psychological and economic cost of crime and violence in the region is too high, Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Ambassador Irwin LaRocque says, and the More...