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            By Sir Ronald Sanders   (The writer is a Senior Fellow at the Institute of Commonwealth Studies, University of London and Massey College, University of Toronto)   A search of the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon’s statements posted on his official website shows no […]

Guyana and Venezuela – Peace Under Law


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Sir Ronald Sanders   Questioning the relevance and value of the Commonwealth of Nations is nothing new – for such has occurred ever since the modern Commonwealth was created in 1949. However, doubts have intensified in recent time about the voluntary association of now 53 countries. Claims are repeatedly made […]

The Commonwealth’s Future – Part 1


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        Press Release     22 December 2014PORT OF SPAIN –   Chargé d’ Affaires of the Delegation of the European Union to Trinidad and Tobago, Ms. Daniela Tramacere, on behalf of H.E. Ambassador Robert Kopecký, Head of Delegation of the European Union to Guyana, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago and […]

EU and ILO to support CARIFORUM Labour, Private Sector and ...



By Sir Ronald Sanders   To anyone living in a developing country that is not an oil-producer, the present drop in the price of oil is very welcome.   Ever since the world’s major oil-producing nations, through the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), dramatically increased prices in 1973, the […]

Oil Prices Fall Sharply: Will Poor Populations benefit?


Dylan Cater (picture courtesy Guardian)
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Wednesday August 28, 2013 – Dylan Carter has created history by becoming the first Trinidad and Tobago athlete to qualify for the finals of the 100m at the World Junior Swimming Championships, currently taking place in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Trinidad Swimmer Creates History In Dubai


Primary School Children
PRESS RELEASE Basseterre, St. Kitts, 26th July 2013: With financing from the Australian Embassy in Trinidad and Tobago, the Department of Social Services and Community Development in conjunction with the St. Paul’s and Cayon Primary Schools and the Golden Years Clubs of St. Paul’s and Cayon has begun implementation of […]

Inter-Generational Exchange in St. Pauls and Cayon



By Sir Ronald Sanders (The writer is a Visiting Fellow at London University and former Caribbean diplomat)   Much media coverage was given to the signing on May 28 in Trinidad of a Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) by US Vice President, Joseph Biden, and current Chairman of the […]

“Brutal” Talks and the US-Caribbean Relationship


Angela Cropper
Angela Cropper 1945-2012 It with great sadness that The Cropper Foundation announces the passing of its co-founder and first President, Angela Cropper, in London on Monday 12th November 2012 after a protracted illness. She was ten days shy of her 67th birthday. Angela’s passing is a tremendous loss to Trinidad […]

ANNOUNCEMENT: PASSING OF ANGELA CROPPER


PRESS RELEASE Basseterre, St. Kitts- The people of St. Kitts & Nevis may soon have another reason to pay close attention to next year’s Olympic Games in London, because their National Under 23 Football Team stands a very good chance to qualify, for the first time, for that major sporting […]

Cuba, Trinidad & Tobago & Suriname to Battle St. Kitts ...



New York, NY Caribbean New Media Group (CNMG) Network is the Official Media Network Sponsor for the 8th International Soca Awards being held in Trinidad and Tobago. Soca Awards Organization is very excited to announce that CNMG is now the Official Media Network Sponsor for the upcoming 8th International Soca […]

Caribbean New Media Group (CNMG) is the Official Media Network ...


President Elect Kamla Presaud Bissesar
Peter Richards In February, she became the first woman to be elected Opposition Leader in Trinidad and Tobago, one month after she decisively got rid of the leader of the main opposition United National Congress (UNC), Basdeo Panday, in a bruising campaign in which she was portrayed as everything from […]

So far, 2010 has been very kind to Kamla Persad-Bissessar. ...