Revue de Presse du 11 septembre 2015

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REVUE DE PRESSE DU VENDREDI 11 SEPTEMBRE 2015

POLITICS

ANTIGUA

Massiah nominated for CPA committee

Antigua Observer

Minister of Parliament for All Saints East and St Luke, Joanne Massiah has been named to a Commonwealth Women’s Parliament Committee.

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS

Democratic Oversight For Election Supervisor Recommended

BVI Platinum news

A recommendation has been made for the creation of a permanent independent Elections Commission, which would provide democratic oversight of the Office of the Supervisor of Elections.

ST KITTS

Astaphan : Economic growth not spreading to average citizen

WINN FM

Former government minister Dwyer Astaphan, while acknowledging the federation’s economic recovery as touted by multilateral groups like the IMF and World Bank, insists that the growth is not spreading to the average citizen.

ST LUCIA

Saint Lucia welcomes Barbados High Commissioner

St Lucia news online

Saint Lucia has welcomed a new CARICOM Ambassador to the island. His Excellency, Hon. Robert Livingstone Morris, Non-Resident High Commissioner Designate of Barbados to Saint Lucia, presented his Letters of Credence and Introduction to Hon. Dr. Kenny D. Anthony, during an official visit on Thursday, September 10, 2015.

ECONOMIE

DOMINICA

CCRIF pays Dominica EC$6.5-million under its Excess Rainfall Programme after Erika

Dominica News online

CCRIF SPC (formerly the Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility) has made a payment of EC$6.5 million (approximately US$2.4 million), the maximum payable under the policy, to the Government of Dominica under the Facility’s Excess Rainfall Programme – as a result of rains that occurred during Tropical Storm Erika on August 27, 2015.

RELATIONS REGIONAL ET INTERNATIONAL

BARBADOS

Workshop on climate change

Caribbean Broadcasting

Barbados is contributing to a new international climate agreement, to be presented at the United Nations framework convention on climate change conference in Paris, France, in December.

St Kitts-Nevis joins forces with Guadeloupe company for geothermal development

Caribbean news now

The government of St Kitts-Nevis and Teranov, an engineering and services company based in Guadeloupe, will join forces to establish a public-private partnership, with the ultimate goal of generating electricity by means of a geothermal power plant.

ST LUCIA

Saint Lucia to host 2nd Meeting of Parliamentary Opposition Leaders of OECS Member States

St Lucia news online

Leaders of Parliamentary Opposition in the OECS will be reviewing the status of the Revised Treaty of Basseterre with an update on the Economic Union at a regional meeting in Saint Lucia scheduled for Wednesday, September 16th, 2015.

Dernière modification : 11/09/2015

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