President Moise and other high-ranking Haitian officials were implicated in the PetroCaribe scandal, which alleges the mismanagement of development aid from 2005 to 2016. These Venezuela-sponsored funds came from oil wealth, with the intention […]
PETROTRIN yesterday transferred $50 million to commercial banks to fulfill its commitment to pay all former non-permanent workers outstanding backpay for the period 2011 to 2018. Some 2,069 individuals will benefit from […]
The White House is drafting plans to declare a national emergency along the southern US border which would provide $7 billion in potential funds for President Trump’s long-promised border wall, according to CNN – […]
Microsoft Is Basically Starting a Bank for Affordable Housing in Seattle How much good can that do? We’re about to find out.
Last week, Microsoft announced it would set aside $500 million to create a workforce housing fund—the largest philanthropic commitment in the company’s history. It comes as Microsoft is expanding its headquarters in […]
Dominican Civil Aviation Institute (IDAC) director Alejandro Herrera, said Thurs. that illicit flights are increasing in the Dominican Republic, and announced that next week he will hold a meeting with Defense minister […]
CHALLENGES facing the film industry took centre stage at a panel discussion, dubbed Caribbean Filmmakers — Breaking the Regional Barriers, held at the Multi-Functional Library, University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona […]
In New York City, haircuts may soon also serve as lifelines for people experiencing domestic violence. The city will conduct training sessions on how to recognize signs of domestic violence for cosmetologists […]