Caribbean News

PHOTOS: St. Maarten Devastated by Hurricane Irma

September 06, 2017

As Hurricane Irma continues to churn her path of destruction across the northern Caribbean we have more photos showing the sheer devastation in St. Maarten.

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PHOTOS: HURRICANE IRMA HITS ST. MAARTEN

September 06, 2017

The photos below show the devastation faced in St. Maarten after the passing of "super cyclone" Hurricane Irma.

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Hurricane Irma Advisory Number 27 5:00 PM

September 05, 2017

...POTENTIALLY CATASTROPHIC CATEGORY 5 HURRICANE IRMA NEARING THE NORTHERN LEEWARD ISLANDS... ...WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL DETERIORATE OVER THE NORTHERN LEEWARD ISLANDS SOON...

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News Item on Tropical Storm Jose

September 05, 2017

This is a News Item on Tropical Storm Jose issued by The Bahamas Department of Meteorology Forecast Office Section, at 12PM,Tuesday, 5th September, 2017...

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Hurricane Irma Intermediate Advisory Number 26A

September 05, 2017

...POTENTIALLY CATASTROPHIC CATEGORY 5 HURRICANE IRMA HEADING TOWARD THE LEEWARD ISLANDS... ...PREPARATIONS SHOULD BE NEARING COMPLETION IN THE EASTERNMOST LEEWARD ISLANDS...

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Hurricane Shelters 101

September 05, 2017

Be ready before the storm...

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Hurricane Tips for Animal Owners

September 05, 2017

Contact the nearest animal shelter to arrange for boarding.

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Hurricane Irma Alert #3

September 05, 2017

Alert #3 on Hurricane Irma issued by The Bahamas Department of Meteorology Tuesday 5TH September, 2017 AT NOON EDT...

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Hurricane Irma Advisory Number 26
Hurricane Irma Advisory Number 26

September 05, 2017

...POTENTIALLY CATASTROPHIC CATEGORY 5 HURRICANE IRMA HEADING TOWARD THE LEEWARD ISLANDS...

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We ALL need to worry
We ALL need to worry

September 05, 2017

PRIME Minister Dr Hubert Minnis urged Bahamians yesterday to take Hurricane Irma "very seriously" as the category four storm continues to gain strength and barrel toward the Bahamas, with weather officials warning the southern islands are currently on track to take the brunt of the storm with a possible "devastating" impact...

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News Item Hurricane Irma 5PM Update
News Item Hurricane Irma 5PM Update

September 04, 2017

...IRMA STRENGTHENS AS IT HEADS TOWARD THE LEEWARD ISLANDS... ...PREPARATIONS WITHIN THE WARNING AREA SHOULD BE RUSHED TO COMPLETION...

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News Item on Hurricane Irma 2PM Update

September 04, 2017

News Item on Hurricane Irma issued by The Bahamas Department of Meteorology Forecast Office Section, at 3PM Monday 04th September 2017...

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Scotiabank recognized as 2017 World’s Best Consumer Digital Bank in The Caribbean

August 09, 2017

Scotiabank has been recognized by Global Finance magazine as the 2017 World’s Best Consumer Digital Bank in Latin America and the Caribbean. Scotiabank has been consistently recognized as the Best Consumer Internet Bank or Best Consumer Digital Bank by Global Finance since 2009, demonstrating its strength in digital banking...

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Crawfish Season is OPEN and Tiger Woods was ready to crawfish

August 04, 2017

Every year Crawfish Season gives boaters and fishers the opportunity and the excuse to go into our beautiful Bahamian waters. This year is no exception, as Tiger Woods...

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GGYA Explores Guyana
GGYA Explores Guyana

August 03, 2017

Ten participants and four unit leaders in the Governor General’s Youth Award (GGYA) are having an amazing summer experience. While exploring biodiversity deep within Guyana’s rarest and most remote rain forest, they are discovering flora and fauna unique to the area...

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Detainee stuck in limbo for decade
Detainee stuck in limbo for decade

August 03, 2017

A STATELESS man of Cuban descent, who served in the US Navy, has been held at the Carmichael Road Detention Centre for more than a decade, one of several migrants in limbo at the facility, The Tribune was told.

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CW Communications in the Vanguard of Pre-5g Testing in the Caribbean
C&W Communications in the Vanguard of Pre-5g Testing in the Caribbean

July 27, 2017

At the 33rd CANTO Annual Conference & Trade Exhibition, John Reid, CEO of C&W Communications(C&W), announced that C&W has completed a groundbreaking pre-5G (fifth generation wireless broadband technology) trial in Antigua...

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Women in ICT on the Wednesday Agenda

July 26, 2017

Last Wednesday saw a vibrant and far reaching conversation on Women in ICT, this as the 33rd Annual Conference and Trade Exhibition continued at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana Dominican Republic...

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CANTO 2017-Digicel Here for the People of the Region

July 26, 2017

'Fourteen' 14 years ago, Digicel arrived and started to invest in the Caribbean. They promised to rapidly transform the landscape and have done so by building their networks from scratch...

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Disruptive Digital Economies and the Future of the Digital Economy Engage Delegates

July 25, 2017

Another interesting and informative day of discussion at CANTO 2017. One Panel discussion was: Can Telco's take advantage of the disruptive digital economy (DDE)? The Moderator of the panel was Javier Rua, ICT Legal Council and the panelists...

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