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St. Kitts Nevis Could See Change Of Government Sources Say

Share Tweet Premier Vance Amory’s seat is one of only two to be officially called. By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, CHARLESTOWN, Nevis, Tues. Feb. 17, 2015: The opposition coalition, Team Unity, in St. Kitts/Nevis has claimed victory in Monday’s elections even though the country’s Supervisor of Elections of the Electoral Commission, Wingrove George, refused to announce the final results of ...

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Jamaican Singers In The Mix Of Historic St. Kitts/Nevis Election

Share Tweet Thousands showed up for the CCM rally on the final night of campaign in Charlestown on Feb. 15, 2015. Reggae artist Duane Stephenson performing at the final CCM rally on Feb. 15, 2015 in Charlestown, Nevis. By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, CHARLESTOWN, Nevis, Mon. Feb. 16, 2015: Voters in the Federation of St. Kitts/Nevis and from the ...

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Privy Council Rules In Favor Of Opposition In St. Kitts/Nevis

Share Tweet By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. Feb. 13, 2015: Registered voters in the Federation of St. Kitts/Nevis must vote in Monday’s elections on the electoral boundaries that existed prior to January 16th,  the UK-based Judicial Committee of the Privy Council ruled Thursday. Lords Mance, Kerr, Clarke, Reed and Hodge overturned the Denzil Douglas government’s introduction ...

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US Bust Nets $29 Million In Cocaine

Share Tweet News Americas, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015: Cocaine with an estimated street value of $29 million has been nabbed by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) agents, working jointly with the Caribbean Corridor Strike Force (CCSF). The bust resulted in the seizure of 989 kilograms of cocaine and the arrest of ...

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Netflix Now Available in Cuba

Share Tweet News Americas, LOS GATOS, Calif., Feb. 10, 2015: Cubans will now have access to Netflix. Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX), the leading Internet film and TV subscription service, announced Monday it will offer a broad range of great global entertainment to Cuban consumers as Internet access improves and credit and debit cards become more widely available. Starting Mondday, people in ...

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Netflix Now Available in Cuba

Share Tweet News Americas, LOS GATOS, Calif., Feb. 10, 2015: Cubans will now have access to Netflix. Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX), the leading Internet film and TV subscription service, announced Monday it will offer a broad range of great global entertainment to Cuban consumers as Internet access improves and credit and debit cards become more widely available. Starting Mondday, people in ...

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Former Jamaican-American Lawmaker Guilty

Share Tweet Guilty! – Former NYS Senator Malcolm Smith. (Hayden Roger Celestin image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 6, 2015: Former Jamaican-American New York State Senator, Malcolm Smith, was convicted Thursday in a failed $200,000 bribery scheme to ​fix the Republican line in the 2013 mayoral election. Smith, a former senator in Queens, NY, now faces up to ...

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Populus Successfully Delivers the National Health Information System for the Government of Barbados On Time and On Budget

Share Tweet News Americas, FREDERICTON, New Brunswick, Feb. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ – Populus Global Solutions Inc., a New Brunswick, Canada-based company, is pleased to report that the Government of Barbados has launched its new National Health Information System using the Populus technology. “In an instant, an individual’s medical history, latest blood test and investigations like X-rays, can be seen by attending physicians ...

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Opposition Gets Boundaries Appeal Stay In St. Kitts/Nevis

Share Tweet CCM’s Deputy Premier Mark Brantley, r. with enthusiastic supporters on Jan. 29, 2015. News Americas, CHARLESTOWN, Nevis, Thurs. Jan. 30, 2015: Team Unity, a coalition of three opposition parties in the Caribbean island of St. Kitts/Nevis, was  last night celebrating a victory in the appeals court of The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court which now allows the February 16th ...

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Jamaica PM Addresses Black Caucus on Cuba Relations

Share Tweet Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller addresses members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) in the US House of Representatives and other senior member of the United States Congress, as well as officials of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the US Department of State at the Capitol Building in Washington D.C .on Monday (January 26). During her address, ...

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