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New ECJ Chairperson Named

KINGSTON, Jamaica CMC – Attorney, Dorothy Pine-McLarty, has been appointed Chair person of the Electoral Commission of Jamaica (ECJ) replacing Dr. Herbert Thompson who resigned last month after the main opposition Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) protested his decision to accept, ...

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St. Vincent And Argentina Identify Areas Of Cooperation

KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent CMC – Several areas for technical cooperation between Argentina and St. Vincent and the Grenadines were identified when Prime Minister, Dr. Ralph Gonsalves, paid a five-day visit to that South American nation earlier this month. The Office ...

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UN Committee Approves Decolonization For Caribbean Territories

UNITED NATIONS, New York CMC – Reiterating its conviction of the need for the eradication of colonialism, the United Nations Fourth Committee (Special Political and Decolonization) has approved decolonization for a number of Caribbean territories. In concluding its annual consideration ...

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Guyana Signs Debt Write-off Agreement With Bulgaria

Guyana Signs Debt Write-off Agreement With Bulgaria

GEORGETOWN, Guyana CMC – A bilateral debt relief agreement was signed, last Saturday, between Guyana and Bulgaria to cancel just over US$2.9M of Guyana’s debt. Last Saturday, Minister of Finance, Dr. Ashni Singh, signed the agreement, effective from December 31, ...

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Drug Bust Made By British Frigate In The Caribbean

LONDON, England CMC – The British Royal Navy says a warship deployed in the Caribbean seized cannabis and cocaine with a street value of £58 million (US$92 million) in two busts just days apart. On Saturday, the Royal Navy said ...

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