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A Busy Day Ahead For Tour And Taxi Operators

Well over 2000 cruise ship passengers will descend on the English Harbour community this morning. They are coming aboard the Queen Mary II. The visit comes as the yachting community is busy preparing for this week’s start of the annual charter yacht show.

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The Foundation Is Being Laid For A New Hotel At Yeptons

Construction is in progress on a new property at Yepton’s, the site of the former Coconut Beach resort. Hundreds of persons are also expected to be employed there in the coming months when construction activity is ramped up on the 118-room property. Prime Minister the Hon. Gaston Browne is pointing to this as yet another example of the robust growth ...

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Telecoms Minister The Hon. Melford Nicholas Elected President Of The Caribbean Telecommunications Union

Telecoms Minister the Hon. Melford Nicholas has been unanimously elected to the post of President of the Caribbean Telecommunications Union. Minister Nicholas spoke with ABS news shortly after his ascension to the top job in the region body. Minister Nicholas says this fits into a wider programme of what the government is trying to achieve with respect to its own ...

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CIP Countries In The Caribbean To Discuss Harmonization At The Cuba-Caricom Summit

Caribbean countries with CIP initiatives will be meeting on the margins of the Cuba-Caricom summit to devise a more harmonized approach in their management of the measure. Prime Minister Gaston Browne is hoping to get their commitment on keeping prices common as Antigua and Barbuda has been drawn into a race to the bottom in the lucrative initiative. The summit ...

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