Disaster Management Foreign Affairs 

Royal Fleet Auxiliary ship RFA Mounts Bay to Visit Antigua on Tuesday Feb. 6

The Royal Fleet Auxiliary ship RFA Mounts Bay will pay a visit to Antigua on Tuesday 6th February 2018. RFA Mounts Bay provided rapid and very effective support during the 2017 hurricane season, delivering much needed humanitarian aid to devastated British Overseas Territories and Dominica after hurricanes Irma and Maria. The UK maintains a year-round naval presence in the Caribbean to provide a rapid response to any emergency in the British Overseas Territories and independent nations of the region. RFA Mounts Bay is currently embarking upon a Wider Regional Engagement…

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Antigua &Barbuda makes splash at Caribbean Travel Marketplace in Puerto Rico

As the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association’s (CHTA) annual Caribbean Travel Marketplace came to a close in Puerto Rico today, tourism news from Antigua and Barbuda was a top trending topic. Over the past three days, Executives from the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority met with scores of international tour operators and travel business leaders to discuss happenings, resort updates and conduct business to entice more visitors to holiday in the destination. Additionally, the tourism team hosted a media briefing attended by international media, who were all eager to learn…

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Community Youth 

Antigua & Barbuda Red Cross Receives Donation from St. Anthony’s Student

The Antigua and Barbuda Red Cross (ABRC) has received a very timely and welcome donation from 14-year-old St. Antony’s Student, Jayden Noel. Jayden, a youth volunteer, assisted the Red Cross in it Christmas Feeding Programme where the National Society provided meals for over fifty (50) homeless persons. Jayden’s donation to the Red Cross included a Four-burner Stove, Microwave, Can Opener, Food Processor and Hand Mixer. Jayden stated that he was inspired to make the donation to make the food preparation easier for the volunteers who would be involved in the…

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