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Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017

Trump ‘a direct threat’ to Carib community: Clarke

Brooklyn: As the Trump administration in the United States heightens its draconian immigration policies, a Caribbean American legislator has warned that the president is “a direct threat” to the Caribbean American community in the United States. Comment

Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017

Pols push to extend Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act

National: Three Florida legislators in Congress have tabled legislation extending the Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBTPA), which is set to expire in 2020. Comment

Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017

Antigua not letting US ‘off the hook’ in WTO case

Antigua: The Antigua and Barbuda government has told the World Trade Organization (WTO) that it would not let the United States “off the hook” for its internationally-binding obligation to allow internet gaming into the country until fair compensation is paid for the 14 years of damage done to the Antigua and Barbuda economy. Comment

Grenadian-American engineer awarded energy manager

People: He received a high and green honor. The World Energy Engineering Congress awarded a Cambria Heights engineer with the title of Energy Manager of the Year for the Entire U.S. Northeast in Atlanta on Sept. 26. Cyril Toussaint, the director of energy management and sustainability at New York City Health and Hospitals, received the award for his revolutionary leadership in changing the scope of the energy usage in city hospitals. He was more than thrilled with the recognition, and thankful of the team that assisted him. Comment

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