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OECS Politics Regional News 

PM Gaston Browne Ready to Provide Incentives to Help Dominica Retain Ross University

Statement on The Ross University transfer out of Dominica By the Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda: Antigua and Barbuda has learned by way of the public media of the Ross University decision to transfer its operation from Dominica to another CARICOM state. Antigua and Barbuda recognizes the monumental role played by Ross University in the economy of Dominica; a move away from our neighbour would impact, even in the short- term, employment, foreign exchange earnings, and air arrivals. For these reasons, Antigua and Barbuda stands ready to assist by…

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OECS Politics 

PM Browne Celebrated OECS day in St. Lucia for the 65th Meeting of the OECS Authority

Prime Minister Gaston Browne is currently in Saint Lucia for the Organization of the Eastern Caribbean Sates (OECS) Heads of Government meeting, where he intends to focus on a number of matters affecting Antigua and Barbuda and the entire OECS. The two-day Heads of Government meeting is expected to focus on Climate Change and resilience, US- Caribbean Relations, a proposed approach to a diplomatic Mission in Canada, approval of the OECS Authority’s budget for the year, and the plan of action among a host of other regional issues the authority…

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OECS Regional News 

Mexican Ambassador presents credentials to Director General of the OECS

The Ambassador of the United Mexican States to the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) His Excellency Oscar Esparza-Vargas, presented his credentials to the Director General of the OECS, Dr. Didacus Jules on Wednesday, 20 December 2017 at a short luncheon hosted by Ambassador Esparza-Vargas. In presenting his credentials H.E. Oscar Esparza-Vargas reiterated the deep friendship and commitment of Mexico to bilateral and multilateral solidarity with the Eastern Caribbean States, as well as to the ideals of integration between them embodied and implemented by the OECS. He discussed with the…

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OECS Regional News 

OECS iLAND Resilience Project Launches First Ever UX UI E-Newsletter in the Sub-Region

The OECS sub-region’s first “user experience/ user interface”/UX UI e-newsletter is launched today. The e-newsletter dubbed “iLAND Matters”, serves the OECS region and by extension, the Caribbean but has a global reach. “iLAND Matters” is a modern communication tool of the OECS iLAND Resilience Project.  It informs the public on how best to safeguard their lives and properties against harsh and intense weather conditions. Project Manager of the iLAND Resilience Project, Chamberlain Emmanuel informed that the e-newsletter is one of the many groundbreaking public awareness interventions put forward by the OECS.…

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