Revue de Presse du 05 février 2015
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REVUE DE PRESSE JEUDI 05 FEVRIER 2015
BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
Opposition member Andrew Fahie has stated that the upcoming general elections should be treated as – among other things – a referendum on the performance of the National Democratic Party (NDP) government.
Embattled member of the governing National Democratic Party (NDP), Eileen ‘Miss P’ Parsons, did not escape the tongues of her political opponents who last evening (February 4) rebuked her for allegedly using expletive while refusing to shake the hand of Opposition legislator Andrew Fahie.
The United Workers Party today announced that the Parliamentary Opposition will nominate former Commonwealth Political Advisor and Senior Public Service Manager Judith Eleanor Pestaina for the post of Speaker of the House of Assembly when the new parliamentary term opens on February 20, 2015.
ST.KITTS & NEVIS
Vulgar and unconstitutional gerrymandering in government lead to the Treaty of National Unity that will put an end to arbitrary boundary realignment practices and inequity in leadership in St. Kitts and Nevis.
A letter sent by Jonel Powell, challenging the Hon. Marcella Liburd to a debate, was returned to him in more than two dozen pieces.
THE Team Unity candidate for Central Basseterre, Jonel Powell, has declared that once elected he would provide running water to the homes of those families in his Constituency who are without that facility.
In the spirit of a rare but unique undemocratic, outrageous and unconstitutional form of abuse, outgone Prime Minister, Mr. Denzil Douglas, summoned an emergency meeting of his Cabinet on January 30, 2015.
St. Kitts and Nevis’ Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Dr. Denzil L. Douglas has welcomed the decision of the Eastern Caribbean Court of Appeal to re-schedule hearing the Constituency Boundaries case from February 9th to February 4th.
The Paradise Found developers will likely settle for substantially less than the 555 acres of land they are seeking in Barbuda, according to Ambassador at Large Gilbert Boustany.
Consumers aren’t the only ones expressing dissatisfaction now that retail fuel prices have been decreased.
Antigua and Barbuda’s former United States Director of Tourism Derede Samuel Whitlock said merging the US and Canadian markets is not the best way to promote Antigua & Barbuda.
Despite delays to developments at Constant, St George and Parish Land, St Philip, Minister of Housing and Lands Denis Kellman is confident they will be completed this year, although one of them will provide only half the promised number of houses.
BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
The cost of reaching Peebles Hospital on Tortola is too burdensome for patients who reside on the islands of Virgin Gorda, Jost Van Dyke and Anegada, according to the Opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP), which has called for the government to alleviate the financial strain….
Four organizations in Dominica have received eight hundred thousand Eastern Caribbean dollars (EC$800, 000) grant funding from the Turkish International Cooperation and Development Agency (TIKA).
SECURITE ET JUSTICE
An investigation has been launched into reports of an abuse incident involving a secondary school teacher and a primary school student.
RELATIONS REGIONALES ET INTERNATIONALES
Wednesday, February 04, 2015 – Prime Minister of Dominica the Honourable Roosevelt Skerrit is in Fort de France, Martinique for the 60th Meeting of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Authority.
Depuis hier soir, la Martinique a officiellement son siège en tant que membre associé au sein de l’Organisation des Etats de la Caraïbe Orientale (OECO).
CARIBBEAN NEWS NOW
By Peter Binose
Is it time to present the Bigga Biggs matter to the world ? At the same time help all the other people who have been politically and financially punished in St Vincent and the Grenadines.