Archive - Feb 2017
HAVANA,Cuba (CMC) — A therapeutic vaccine aimed at reducing the viral load of patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), is currently in phase one of a clinical trial, in which its safety is studied.
NEW YORK (CMC) — A Haitian legislator and a community-based group have
launched a petition urging United States President Donald Trump and the US
Department of Homeland Security to extend Temporary Protected
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — A Trinidad-born gay rights activist has filed a
lawsuit challenging Sections 13 and 16 of the Sexual Offences Act, which criminalises
buggery and serious indecency even between
NEW YORK, Jamaica (CMC) — Caribbean American Congresswoman Yvette D Clarke has described as “dangerous” the immigration policies of United States President Donald Trump.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Health authorities in Trinidad are reporting more than 400 confirmed cases of pregnant women suffering from the mosquito-borne Zika virus.
The Ministry of Health said that since the virus was first reported here in February last year, there has been 718 cases with 463 confirmed cases noted in pregnancy.
PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) — President Jovenel Moise said he has appointed Dr Jack Guy Lafontant, a professor of gastroenterology at the Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy of the State University of Haiti (UEH) as the country’s new prime minister.
The Book – Change of Fortune by Vincent HoSang is one of profound admiration and stirring inspiration. It is the story of how determination, persistence, and a deep dream can lead to success, in spite of obstacles of poverty, family tragedies , racism and downright trickery.
‘De-risking,” a pre-emptive strike by global banks against many of their partners in and out of the developing world, has triggered nightmares for banking executives in Jamaica, the Bahamas, Trinidad and Tobago and their neighbors across the Caribbean.