Trinidad and Tobago:
The Bahamas government has confirmed that a 61-year-old man has died from the H1N1 influenza, also called swine flu.
Minister of Health, Dr. Duane Sands said the death occurred recently. Comment
Fearing that a fleet of six Chinese mega fishing boats including two processing mother vessels would quickly deplete fishing grounds off Suriname, authorities there have asked the captains of the group to leave the Caribbean trade bloc nation as soon as possible after rejecting their applications for permits to work in the country. Comment