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irwin-larocque
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...

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By Edition On Thursday, March 29th, 2018
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CDB announces programme to support increased trade among CARICOM states

BRIDGETOWN - The board of directors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved US$750,000 in funding for a programme that will assist the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) with strengthening intra-regional More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 26th, 2018
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CDB to support increased trade among CARICOM member states

BRIDGETOWN - The Board of Directors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved US$750,000 in funding for a programme that will assist the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) with strengthening intra-regional More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 26th, 2018
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What is the value of CARICOM to Curaçao and Sint Maarten?

GEORGETOWN, WILLEMSTAD - Caribbean Community (CARICOM) was officially assessing the application of Curaçao and Sint Maarten for associate membership. These two islands are separated by 900 km of water but they More...

ccj-new
By Edition On Thursday, March 8th, 2018
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A regional leader says CARICOM countries’ failure to make CCJ their final appeal court is a disgrace

BRIDGETOWN - Barbados’ Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has described as unacceptable and “a disgrace” that only four Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries have so far made the Caribbean Court of Justice More...

CARICOM-SG2
By Edition On Wednesday, March 7th, 2018
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CARICOM reviews Dutch territories’ applications for membership

GEORGETOWN - Even as the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) continues to examine the issue of an enlargement policy, heads of government have mandated the secretary-general to begin negotiations for associate membership More...

Freundel Stuart
By Edition On Monday, March 5th, 2018
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Barbados condemns discrimination against Haitians by CARICOM member states

BRIDGETOWN - The Government of Barbados has expressed concern that citizens of Haiti have to obtain visas in order to travel to some CARICOM member states, although it is a member of the regional integration movement. “Barbados More...

Laroque
By Edition On Tuesday, February 27th, 2018
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Crime, violence taking heavy toll on society, says CARICOM secretary general

PORT-AU-PRINCE - Secretary general of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Irwin LaRocque, called on CARICOM to counteract the threat of crime and violence, when he addressed the opening of the 29th inter-sessional More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 26th, 2018
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Building a climate-resilient community among matters for discussion at CARICOM meeting

PORT-AU-PRINCE - The Caribbean Community’s push to build a more climate-resilient community following the devastating 2017 hurricane season is among matters for deliberation by CARICOM Heads of Government at their More...