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Dr. Didacus Jules Director General, OECS   We have all been saturated with news and views on the British vote to exit the European Union in the past week and there is much more to come by way of analysis and revelation as things unfold. Not unexpectedly, the Brexit has […]

A REFLECTION ON THE LESSONS OF BREXIT FOR OECS INTEGRATION



  Basseterre, St. Kitts, March 30, 2015 (SKNIS):   The government of St. Kitts and Nevis is one step closer to delivering on its promise to make a better life for former sugar workers with the acceptance of a US$16 million check from the government of Venezuela under the PetroCaribe […]

 Government To Deliver On Promise To Sugar Workers



PRESS RELEASE Basseterre, St. Kitts, November 12, 2013 (SKNIS)  About 300 students from high schools in St. Kitts and Clarence Fitzroy Bryant College (CFBC), filled the Ministry of Agriculture’s conference room at La’guarite to participate in a Public Education Programme on Regional Integration, arranged by the Organization of Eastern Caribbean […]

OECS REGARDS EDUCATION AS A TOP PRIORITY


Roosevelt Skerrit told a news conference that his government would soon disclose just how much it is prepared to invest into the inter-regional airline. ROSEAU, Dominica, Tuesday November 27, 2012 – Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has defended the decision of his administration to become a shareholder in the cash-strapped regional […]

Dominica Prime Minister Defends LIAT Investment


PRESS RELEASE Three and a half years after the signing of the CARIFORUM-EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) the regional private sector has been urged to get on board, instead of passively standing on the sidelines. The admonition has come from Head of the European Union Delegation to Barbados and the […]

Caribbean Export-EU Media Launch



BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Monday March 12, 2012 – Improvements are needed, but CARICOM is still very much alive. Prime Minister Freundel Stuart made it clear that CARICOM was neither sick nor dead, just moments after returning from the 23rd intercessional meeting of the Heads of Government of CARICOM in Suriname over […]

Suggestions Put Forward to Improve CARICOM


By Russell Williams During the weekend I was able to catch a Carib Vision programme entitled Caribbean Talk. This particular edition, was a 2001 interview with Hon. Ralph Gonsalves, Prime minister of St. Vincent & the Grenadines.

No More Caribbean Talk!


Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 8th 2011 (CUOPM) – Former Permanent Secretary in the defunct Ministry of National Security, Mrs. Astona Browne has been appointed St. Kitts and Nevis OECS Commissioner-designate and will head up the Regional Integration and Diaspora Affairs Unit.

Astona Browne Appointed OECS Commissioner-designate



BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, AUGUST 16TH 2011 The outgoing President of the UN International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR), Sir Dennis Byron from St. Kitts and Nevis, has completed his tour of duty at the Tribunal and will be taking up the position of President of the Caribbean Court of Justice […]

ICTR President Sir Dennis Byron Completes Tour Of Duty


It is a pleasure to convey my greetings to the leaders of CARICOM. Allow me to join you in honouring Sir Edwin Carrington for his 18-year stewardship of your organization, during which the partnership with the United Nations was strengthened. I applaud your decision to confer on him the Order […]

Secretary-General’s message to the 32nd meeting of the Conference of ...


Dear Friends, The Caribbean Movement for Civil Empowerment (CMCE), a new people-centred organisation established to advance meaningful regional integration in the Caribbean is embarking on a new drive. We would like to have our Caribbean leaders listen to us citizens and promote true democracy driven by us the people.

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