President of China arrives in Trinidad on Friday

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- President of China, Xi Jinping, is due to arrive in Trinidad on Friday evening for a three-day state visit. He will be accompanied by his wife, Peng Liyuan, and a number of government officials and media personnel.Read More

Commentary: The Chinese leap into the Caribbean

The last time the American contribution to the Caribbean topped $3 billion was during the Reagan administration some thirty years ago. The US aid in the region today is less than $1 billion. By contrast, the Chinese financial and social contribution to the.. (more…)Read More

Former Grenada PM repeats call for immediate general election

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada -- Opposition leader Dr Keith Mitchell has repeated his often-made appeal for Grenada’s Prime Minister Tillman Thomas to dissolve parliament and call an immediate general election. Mitchell’s latest appeal came on Thursday. (more…)Read More