Montserrat and other islands.’ Direct trade is not currently possible as imports and exports to and from Barbuda must go via Antigua, which means that profits from trade tariffs go to Antigua. As the ...
On the seven-island agenda is Montserrat, the volcanic British territory of black-sand beaches, and Virgin Gorda, where granite boulders loom over turquoise tidal pools at the Baths, a national park ...
Motorists warned of delays as work starts to build £14,000 traffic island
“The idea for an island came from a council surgery ... with this work starting soon. Anyone living around Montserrat Road and Romney Road with any questions about how the project could affect them ...
Researchers Fight a Devastating Amphibian Infection Using Heat
Montserrat hit the headlines in 1995, when the Soufrière Hills volcano began to erupt, wiping out two-thirds of the mountain chicken’s range on the island. Despite the severity of the disaster, the ...
Antigua and Barbuda stands with CARICOM Chair Mia Motley on US Invitation
Barbados Prime Minister Mia Motley, Chairman of CARICOM Antigua and Barbuda says it is standing in solidarity with CARICOM Chair and Barbados Prime Minister Mia Motley on her position in not sending a representative to the announced meeting with US Secretary State Mike Pompeo in Jamaica on Tuesday. Antigua and Barbuda’s E.P. Chet Greene, Minister […]
House approves measure limiting Trump’s authority to take further military action against Iran
President Trump addresses the nation Wednesday about his administration’s standoff with Iran. (Alex Brandon/AP) By Karoun Demirjian Jan. 9, 2020 BREAKING: House approves measure limiting Trump’s authority to take further military action against Iran The resolution was put forward by House Democrats amid continued fallout from President Trump’s order to kill a senior Iranian general. A […]
Jaden Sun The Access Division, under the portfolio of the Office of the Premier, is informing travelers that a high-pressure system in the region is expected to produce rough sea conditions over the next few days, which is resulting in the cancellation of the ‘Day Tour Service’ and will possibly disrupt other scheduled ferry services […]
Jan 8, 2020 An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.2 rocked several Caribbean countries on Wednesday as regional countries were being urged to continue monitoring the situation in Puerto Rico where two strong quakes have been blamed for the death of one man and damage to several buildings in that country. The Trinidad-based Seismic Research […]
UN Special Committee on Decolonisatioin begins visiting mission to Montserrat
A release today from the Government Information Unit informs of the following which is the result of an invitation made by former Premier, hon Donaldson Romeo. Hon Donaldson Romeo extending the invitation at the Committee sitting earlier this year The United Nations Special Committee on Decolonization (C-24) has dispatched a Visiting Mission to Montserrat, from […]
United Nations Special Committee on Decolonization Undertakes Visiting Mission to Montserrat, 17-20 December
The United Nations Special Committee on Decolonization, currently chaired by Keisha Aniya McGuire (Grenada), will undertake a visiting mission to Montserrat from 17 to 20 December, while also holding meetings in Antigua and Barbuda. Formally known as the Special Committee on the Situation with regard to the Implementation of the Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial […]