Wiredja Online News Logo

WiredJa Online News

Wiredja Online News Logo

WiredJa Online News

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
Prev Next
TRINIDAD | Government re-thinking policy on foreign exchange

TRINIDAD | Government re-thinking policy…

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Mar 24, CMC – The Trinidad and Tobago government says it is considering a new policy regarding the issuance of foreign exchange that could result in...

25-03-2017 Hits:16 Regional Economy

Read more
BARBADOS | Government may ban sale of sugary beverages at schools

BARBADOS | Government may ban sale of su…

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Mar 25, CMC – The Barbados government says it is considering a ban on the sale of sugar sweetened beverages on school premises.

25-03-2017 Hits:16 Health

Read more
TRINIDAD | Education Minister denies murdered child organs removed

TRINIDAD | Education Minister denies mur…

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Mar 24, CMC – Education Minister Anthony Garcia has described as “totally false” social media reports that the organs of the murdered 16-year-old student, Jesse Beephan...

25-03-2017 Hits:18 Justice

Read more
CARIBBEAN | Prime Ministers to participate in Regional economic conference

CARIBBEAN | Prime Ministers to participa…

MIAMI, Mar 24, CMC – Two Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders are expected to participate in a World Bank conference examining the socio-economic situation in the Caribbean.

25-03-2017 Hits:29 Regional Economy

Read more
USA | Controversial Trial of Haitian elected senator Guy Philippe postponed

USA | Controversial Trial of Haitian ele…

MIAMI, Mar 24, CMC – The trial of elected Haitian senator Guy Philippe, controversially arrested and spirited out of the country to Miami has been postponed to April 17. The...

25-03-2017 Hits:22 Politics

Read more
GUYANA | Finance Minister meet with bankers to stem slide of Guyana dollar

GUYANA | Finance Minister meet with bank…

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Mar 25, – The Guyana government yesterday held talks with the Banking Association of Guyana amid concerns over the availability of foreign exchange in the country and to...

25-03-2017 Hits:19 Regional Economy

Read more
GUYANA | Gov't may appeal High Court ruling regarding lease of “Red House"

GUYANA | Gov't may appeal High Court rul…

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Mar 24, CMC – The Guyana government Friday hinted at the possibility of appealing a ruling by the High Court that it had jurisdiction to hear a constitutional...

25-03-2017 Hits:14 Justice

Read more
BARBADOS | China and Barbados sign visa waiver

BARBADOS | China and Barbados sign visa …

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Mar 24, CMC – Barbados and China Friday signed a visa waiver agreement allowing for citizens of both countries to enter each other’s territory with an ordinary passport.

25-03-2017 Hits:18 Politics

Read more
BELIZE | Opposition dismisses budget as “bogus”

BELIZE | Opposition dismisses budget as …

BELMOPAN, Belize, May 24, CMC –Opposition Leader John Briceño has described as  “bogus” the BZD$1.186 billion (One Belize dollar =US$0.50 cents) budget Prime Minister Dean Barrow presented to Parliament last...

25-03-2017 Hits:20 Politics

Read more
GUYANA | Opposition leader yet to respond to Code of Conduct

GUYANA | Opposition leader yet to respon…

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Mar. 23, CMC – The Leader of the Opposition and some civic organisations are still to provide their input on the Code of Conduct for Ministers of Government...

24-03-2017 Hits:16 Caribbean

Read more
JAMAICA | Brazil wants Ja to reconsider corned beef ban

JAMAICA | Brazil wants Ja to reconsider …

KINGSTON, March 24, 2017 -The Brazilian embassy in Jamaica wants the Government to reconsider the ban on corned beef imports from the South American country.

24-03-2017 Hits:22 local news

Read more
JAMAICA | Byles warns Gov't.....Tax on health insurance damaging

JAMAICA | Byles warns Gov't.....Tax on h…

KINGSTON, March 24, 2017 - Chief Executive Officer of Sagicor Jamaica, Richard Byles, has expressed disappointment that the Government did not yield to calls to reconsider the tax on group...

24-03-2017 Hits:23 Health

Read more
CARIBBEAN | Pastors call on US to halt promotion of LGBT rights abroad

CARIBBEAN | Pastors call on US to halt p…

WASHINGTON, Mar. 23, CMC – Several religious officials, including pastors from across the Caribbean, have called on the United States to halt the promotion of LGBT and intersex rights abroad.

23-03-2017 Hits:48 Lifestyle

Read more
JAMAICA | Opposition party’s youth arm urges Jamaicans to resist “indefensible” tax package

JAMAICA | Opposition party’s youth arm u…

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Mar. 23, CMC – The youth arm of the main opposition People’s National party (PNP), has called on Jamaicans to take a stand against what it calls the...

23-03-2017 Hits:27 Politics

Read more
JAMAICA | Peter Tosh: Resistance Fighter Against Racism and Apartheid

JAMAICA | Peter Tosh: Resistance Fighter…

Whenever we commemorate the Sharpeville Massacre, we are politically obligated to highlight the valiant effort of the late reggae singer, Pan-Africanist, Rastaman, revolutionary, and human rights champion Peter Tosh in...

23-03-2017 Hits:29 Opinion

Read more
GUYANA | Midnight curfew remains in place

GUYANA | Midnight curfew remains in plac…

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Mar. 23, CMC -The issue surrounding the matter of the national curfew being lowered from 2:00 am to 12:00 midnight was clarified by Minister of State Joseph Harmon...

23-03-2017 Hits:28 Caribbean

Read more
  1. Local News
  2. Politics
  3. Regional Economy
  4. Tourism
  5. Agriculture
  6. CARICOM
  7. Caribbean
  8. Diaspora
  9. Latin America
  10. World News
  11. World Economy
  12. Justice
Business - Banner
next
prev
  1. Sports
  2. Entertainment
  3. Health
  4. Science
  5. Technology
  6. Opinion
  7. Lifestyle
  8. Weather
  9. Environment
Sports - Banner
Entertainment - Banner
next
prev