PREMIER SENDS BEST WISHES TO KING CHARLES FOLLOWING CANCER DIAGNOSIS

The Government of the Virgin Islands have extended its prayers and best wishes to His Majesty King Charles III, following the announcement of his cancer diagnosis. In a statement on Monday, Premier Dr. the Honourable Natalio Wheatley on behalf of his administration expressed solidarity with individuals worldwide who are sending positive thoughts and wishes to … Continued

KING CHARLES III DIAGNOSED WITH CANCER

King Charles III has been diagnosed with cancer. Buckingham Palace confirmed the news in a statement to the public on Monday, noting that the 75-year-old monarch received the diagnosis after undergoing treatment for a separate medical procedure. “During The King’s recent hospital procedure for benign prostate enlargement, a separate issue of concern was noted. Subsequent … Continued

MCMASTER DOMINATES SOUTH CAROLINA INVITATIONAL WITH AN IMPRESSIVE 400-METER VICTORY

In a spectacular display of speed and skill, Kyron McMaster, the two-time Commonwealth Games gold medalist, marked his commencement of the 2024 track and field season with an outstanding performance at the South Carolina Invitational this weekend. McMaster, primarily known for his excellence in the 400-meter hurdles, showcased his versatility by clinching the top spot … Continued

U.S. GOVERNMENT CAUTIONS AGAINST TRAVEL TO JAMAICA DUE TO SAFETY CONCERNS

In a recent travel advisory, the United States Department of State escalated its warning for Jamaica to a Level 3 travel advisory, urging travellers to reconsider plans to visit Jamaica, citing elevated risks related to crime and medical services in the Caribbean island. A Level 3 advisory, in the State Department’s ranking system, communicates an … Continued

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA & CHINA ALIGN FOR MUTUAL BENEFIT ON HEELS OF NEW EMBASSY IN BEIJING

In a ceremony on Tuesday Januaray 23rd 2024, Antigua and Barbuds Prime Minister Gaston Browne officially opened Antigua and Barbuda’s new embassy in Beijing, China. The move marked a major milestone in strengthening bilateral relations between the two countries. President Xi Jinping welcomed Browne, praising him as a “good friend” and thanking Antigua and Barbuda’s … Continued

D’MOI SHINES AGAIN AS RIP CITY REMIX SECURES CONSECUTIVE WINS

In a solid performance at the Chiles Center on Wednesday night, D’Moi Hodge and the Rip City Remix (7-3) continued their winning ways, securing a 110-102 victory against winless NBA G League Ignite (0-14). Hodge ended with an efficient 14 points, converting 66 percent from behind the arc, with seven rebounds and two assists. Teammates … Continued

PREMIER & HEALTH MINISTER IN ATTENDANCE AT COP28 – RYMER IS ACTING PREMIER

Premier Dr. the Honourable Natalio Wheatley is in attendance at the 2023 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP28) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates which commenced today Thursday, November 30. The objective of this 28th annual United Nations (UN) climate change conference which runs until Wednesday, December 6 is to determine the responsibilities of governments, and other … Continued

SEPTEMBER 2023 BREAKS RECORD FOR HOTTEST MONTH EVER

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) has announced that September 2023 was the hottest month ever recorded, setting 2023 on track to be the warmest year in history. The data, provided by the European Union’s Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S), revealed an average surface temperature of 16.38°C, a significant 0.5°C increase from the previous record set … Continued