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Caribbean Leaders Discuss Ongoing Situation In Venezuela

Caribbean Leaders Discuss Ongoing Situation In Venezuela

By Peter Richards CMC Correspondent PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago, August 9, 2017 (CMC) – Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders held “varied and robust views” on the ongoing political situation in Venezuela, during a three-hour meeting, yesterday. No official statement ...

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Nearly 900 Killed In Jamaica So Far This Year

KINGSTON, Jamaica, August 9, 2017 (CMC) – Jamaica has recorded 893 murders since the start of the year, with June being the month with the highest number of killings, according to official figures released here. The National Intelligence Bureau (NIB) ...

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Guyanese Grandmother Jailed For Cocaine Possession

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, August 9, 2017 (CMC) – A 51-year-old grandmother was sentenced to four years in jail, today, for the possession of cocaine and taking full responsibility for the drugs that had originally landed her 17-year-old grandson and former national ...

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CARICOM Official Says App Development Critical To Single ICT Space

CARICOM Official Says App Development Critical To Single ICT Space

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, August 3, 2017 (CMC) – Deputy Program Manager for Information and Communication Technology (ICT),at the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat, Jennifer Britton, says the development of applications, such as the recently launched CXC Connect, is critical to the CARICOM ...

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Allegations Of “People Smuggling” Dismissed By Government

Allegations Of “People Smuggling” Dismissed By Government

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, August 3, 2017 (CMC) – Minister of Citizenship, Winston Felix, has refuted what he has called dangerous and false allegations, made by Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo, who has accused the government of engaging in “people smuggling”. Jagdeo was ...

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Thirty Passengers Injured On Miami To Port-Of-Spain Flight

Thirty Passengers Injured On Miami To Port-Of-Spain Flight

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago August 3, 2017 (CMC) – The Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (AATT) says as many as 30 passengers, on board an American Airlines flight, were injured during turbulence, as the aircraft approached the Piarco International ...

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