Revue de Presse du 25 mars 2015
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REVUE DE PRESSE MERCREDI 25 MARS 2015
Former St. Kitts and Nevis Prime Minister Dr. Denzil Douglas is threatening legal action against at least two people for comments they made in social media.
BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
The financing of a statutory board does not affect the fact that such statutory board is a separate legal entity from the Government of the Virgin Islands, according to Attorney General Baba Aziz, who yesterday wrote to the House of Assembly…
A promoter in Dubai has said a statement by the government of Antigua & Barbuda on the Sweet Homes (SH) deal, brings little comfort to those in the business.
St.Lucia News Online
The leadership of the British Caribbean Chamber of Commerce in Saint Lucia has held a series of meetings with government officials and business principles with the hope of seeing more investments out of the United Kingdom.
The Honourable Premier of Montserrat and Minister of Finance and Economic Management, Donaldson Romeo presented an EC$170.8 million budget for 2015/2016 in the Montserrat Legislative Assembly on Tuesday.
SECURITE ET JUSTICE
Dolinica News Online
A civil matter against five police officers facing charges in connection with the death of a Portsmouth man has been discontinued.
Dolinica News Online
One person is in custody as police intensify investigations into the death of a man who was set ablaze in February.
Attorney at Law, Mary Francis, believes that Police Commissioner, Vernon Francois, and some other members of his management team should be suspended from duty based on the findings of an investigation into alleged extra judicial killings by members…
Education Minister, Doctor Robert Lewis, has disclosed that Lambirds Academy, which is at the centre of an alleged human trafficking and money laundering scandal here, was originally found to be non compliant by his ministry.
The Voice SLU Online
THE sister of one of the men killed during the period of the police crackdown, “Operation Restore Confidence”, is calling on the relevant authorities to provide better social services for the Wilton’s Yard area, better know as the Graveyard.
The former Ministry of Health Building which was deemed unfit for workers in 2011 is to be retrofitted to house the ministry once more.
St Kitts and Nevis has imposed a temporary ban on the importation of poultry and poultry products from several US states.
RELATIONS REGIONALES ET INTERNATIONALES
The Antigua & Barbuda government has sent a diplomatic note to the United States formally registering its objection to a US report that labelled the Caribbean island as “a jurisdiction of primary concern for money laundering,” for the second consecutive year.
Caribbean News Now
In a statement in parliament on Monday, Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister Gaston Browne said that he is asking the US embassy to assist with further due diligence in relation to what has turned into a controversial economic citizenship partnership with…
THE VOICE SLU ONLINE
EDWIN St Catherine, who I regard as one of the finest minds in the field of Statistics in the Caribbean, posted a document on his Facebook page entitled : The Aftermath….