Barbados Opposition Ordered Out Of Parliament

admin

CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Weds. April 28, 2010: The Leader of the Opposition in Barbados and a fellow MP were yesterday ordered out of the Barbados Parliament. The removal occurred after the Speaker, Michael Carrington, asked former government minister George Payne to apologize for being disrespectful to the chair. The opposition […]

Jamaica Cabinet Approves Divestment Of Air Jamaica

admin

CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Weds. April 28, 2010: The Jamaica cabinet yesterday officially approved the divestment of Air Jamaica to Caribbean Airlines. The divestment will be effective as of Friday, April 30th. Minister of Finance and the Public Service, Audley Shaw, made the announcement following the Cabinet meeting at Jamaica House […]

Barbados May Soon See Cruise Ships Casinos

admin

CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Weds. April 28, 2010: Legislation related specifically to cruise ships staying longer in port in Barbados, including allowing them to open their casinos, is under way. That`s the word from Barbados Prime Minister David Thompson. The PM made the disclosure as he addressed the media after a […]

Barbados National Is Latest Baltimore Ravens Member

admin

CaribWorldNews, BALTIMORE, MD, Tues. April 27, 2010:A  6`7`, 360 pounds Barbados national is the final pick of the Baltimore Ravens in the 2010 NFL Draft. Morehouse College offensive tackle, Ramon Harewood, was picked in the 6th round and at 194 overall. The Baltimore Ravens believe his raw skills and massive […]

Caribbean Community Resolute In Call For Reform Of International Financial Institutions

admin

CaribWorldNews, GREATER GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Tues. April 27, 2010:  Leaders of the Caribbean Community, CARICOM, have reiterated their support for the reform of international financial institutions. Addressing the opening of the inaugural one-day CARICOM-Brazil Summit in Brasilia, Brazil on Monday, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerritt of Dominica and Chair of the Community, […]

Baptist Volunteer To Face Trial In Haiti

admin

CaribWorldNews, PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Tues. April 27, 2010: A U.S.-born, Baptist church volunteer is set to face trial in Haiti on an `arranging irregular travel` charge. Laura Silsby was ordered to face the charge Monday even though Judge Bernard Saint-Vil dropped kidnapping and criminal association charges against her and nine others. […]

Main Trinidad Opposition To Side Step Certain Seats In Election

admin

CaribWorldNews, PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Tues. April 27, 2010: The United National Congress has announced it will not be contesting several seats in the upcoming election in Trinidad, choosing instead to allow several other opposition parties to run in those areas. The National Executive of the United National Congress said based on […]

Haitian Slaps Florida Ritz Carlton With Racism Suit

admin

CaribWorldNews, NAPLES, FL, Tues. April 27, 2010: A 40 year-old Haitian migrant has slapped a lawsuit on the Ritz Carlton in Naples, Florida, citing discrimination. Wadner Tranchant, a waiter, is suing The Ritz Carlton Hotel Company because he claims it caved to the racist wishes of a British family staying […]

Bolt Mania Strikes Penn Relays

admin

CaribWorldNews, PHILADEPHIA, PA, Mon. April 26, 2010: The loud screams, horn toots and whistles that spewed from many of the 54,000 largely Jamaican fans packed in to Franklin Field Saturday for the 116th running of the annual Penn Relays marked the entry not of the U.S. President but of the […]