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Breaking News – Obama Issues 2015 Caribbean-American Heritage Month Proclamation

Share Tweet President Obama’s proclamation comes on the heels of his Jamaica visit in April where he delivered remarks during a “Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative” town hall at the University of the West Indies. (Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon) News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C, Fri. May 29, 2015: U.S. President Barack Obama moments ago signed a proclamation ...

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Obama Issues 2015 Caribbean-American Heritage Month Proclamation

Share Tweet President Obama’s proclamation comes on the heels of his Jamaica visit in April where he delivered remarks during a “Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative” town hall at the University of the West Indies. (Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon) News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C, Fri. May 29, 2015: U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday, May 29, 2015 ...

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Jack Warner Defiant After Release From Frederick Street Prison

Share Tweet Former Trinidad & Tobago national security minister and ILP leader Jack Warner remains defiant. News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. May 29, 2015: Former Trinidad & Tobago national security minister and FIFA vice president, Jack Warner, remained defiant last night, hours after his release on bail from Frederick Street Prison, Trinidad & Tobago. Warner, who was remanded to the ...

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Jack Warner’s Party Executives Fired up Despite Charges

Share Tweet former FIFA vice President and CONCACAF President Austin “Jack” Warner arriving at a Trinidad court on Wednesday, May 27, 205. (Facebook image) News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Thurs. May 28, 2015: One facet of former FIFA vice President and CONCACAF President Austin “Jack” Warner’s personality that has rubbed off on his new party executives is his overwhelming confidence. Despite ...

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Trinidad-Born Award-Winning Designer Completes Android App For Hilton Worldwide

Share Tweet Two time Codie Award winner designer and Caribbean-born entrepreneur and mobile specialist, Anthony Phills. (Photo by: Madeline Eiden) News Americas, LOS ANGELES, CA., Thurs. May 28, 2015:  Two time Codie Award winner designer and Caribbean-born entrepreneur and mobile specialist, Anthony Phills,  has just completed a mobile app for Hilton Hotels worldwide. The Hilton HHonors 2.0 mobile app is ...

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This Caribbean Nation Bucks Recent Election Trends

Share Tweet A voter at a Suriname poll on Mon. May 25, 2015. (OAS image) News Americas, Paramaribo, Suriname, Weds. May 27, 2015: Suriname’s ex-dictator and convicted drug trafficker, President Desi Bouterse, seems set to defy recent Caribbean electoral trends to lead his party to a second-term win Monday. While voters in Montserrat, Antigua & Barbuda, St. Kitts & Nevis, ...

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This Caribbean Nation Bucks Recent Election Trends

Share Tweet A voter at a Suriname poll on Mon. May 25, 2015. (OAS image) News Americas, Paramaribo, Suriname, Weds. May 27, 2015: Suriname’s ex-dictator and convicted drug trafficker, President Desi Bouterse, seems set to defy recent Caribbean electoral trends to lead his party to a second-term win Monday. While voters in Montserrat, Antigua & Barbuda, St. Kitts & Nevis, ...

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Newest Caribbean Head Of State Helps Mark 49th Independence Anniversary

Share Tweet New Guyana President David Granger and Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo, witness the hoisting of the Golden Arrowhead at the wreath laying ceremony in observance of Guyana’s 49th Independence Anniversary on May 26, 2015. (GINA IMAGE) News Americas, BRICKDAM, Guyana, Weds. May 27, 2015: The Caribbean’s newest head of state yesterday braved rain to lead his nation in celebration ...

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Newest Caribbean Head Of State Helps Mark 49th Independence Anniversary

Share Tweet New Guyana President David Granger and Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo, witness the hoisting of the Golden Arrowhead at the wreath laying ceremony in observance of Guyana’s 49th Independence Anniversary on May 26, 2015. (GINA IMAGE) News Americas, BRICKDAM, Guyana, Weds. May 27, 2015: The Caribbean’s newest head of state yesterday braved rain to lead his nation in celebration ...

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This Americas Body Gets A New Secretary General

Share Tweet New OAS SG Luis Almagro Lemes News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. May 27, 2015: The Organization of American States (OAS) officially has a new secretary general. Former Foreign Minister of Uruguay, Luis Almagro Lemes, on Tuesday was sworn in during a meeting of the Permanent Council in Washington, DC. The Uruguayan diplomat was elected Secretary General on March ...

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