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A&B Port Authority: A beacon of light in the maritime sector

Antigua and Barbuda’s Port Authority has emerged as a beacon of light in the marine environment in the Caribbean and the country’s leader Prime Minister Gaston Browne foresees, that it will become the only container terminal port within the Organization of the...

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A&B celebrates the Father of the Nation today

A&B celebrates the Father of the Nation today

Today is VC Bird Day in Antigua and Barbuda, a national holiday set aside to celebrate and reflect on the life of Sir Vere Cornwall Bird. Today also marks the birthday of the late father of the nation. Chief of Staff in the Office of the Prime...

Burglaries on the rise in Montserrat

Burglaries on the rise in Montserrat

Burglaries are on the rise in Monserrat and the police there are warning homeowners and businesses to be on their guard. The Royal Montserrat Police Service says over the past two months, reports of...

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WhatsApp to introduce voice status update

WhatsApp to introduce voice status update

Writing the right words on a WhatsApp status is not so easy. So many times, users of the instant messaging app write a status update and end up deleting the texts several times because it is a...

ABTA wins Caribbean Tourist Board of the Year Award

ABTA wins Caribbean Tourist Board of the Year Award

​Antigua and Barbuda’s Tourism Authority continues its “winning” ways, taking the award for the Caribbean Tourist Board of the Year The Caribbean Journal Award has long celebrated individuals...

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CBH destroys mosquito breeding sites in Barbuda

CBH destroys mosquito breeding sites in Barbuda

Heavy rainfall in Barbuda recently caused a number of catchment areas to become the target of mosquito breeding sites And as a result, the Vector Control Unit in Antigua traveled to Barbuda to work along with the Barbuda Team to conduct an...

Recent criminal charges won’t faze Michael Browne

Recent criminal charges won’t faze Michael Browne

Member of Parliament for All Saints West Michael Browne says his recent legal issues, where he was arrested, charged, and later vindicated for a serious crime back in November 2020 will not affect...

JT Ambrose Student hospitalized after hit and run

JT Ambrose Student hospitalized after hit and run

Source ABS A 12-year-old JT Ambrose School Student is the latest victim of a hit and run. Shortly after 8am, the student along with his siblings was walking to school on Jonas Road, All Saints in...

Defense Force to get another 6-seater aircraft

Defense Force to get another 6-seater aircraft

A nine-seater aircraft will be added to the fleet of the Antigua and Barbuda Defense Force. The decision was made by the Cabinet on Wednesday. According to the Cabinet notes, members took note of...

Social Security and Pension now fully paid

Social Security and Pension now fully paid

The government has paid all November salaries, wages, pensions, and social security earnings to recipients on or before November 30, 2022. According to notes from the Cabinet, the Social Security pension is now fully paid up. Given the practice of...

Stolen phones won’t work anymore

Stolen phones won’t work anymore

​If someone steals your mobile handset, or perhaps you’ve lost it and it finds itself in the hands of someone else, very soon, that phone won’t work on any local mobile networks. You’d most likely...

ABTA wins Caribbean Tourist Board of the Year Award

ABTA wins Caribbean Tourist Board of the Year Award

​Antigua and Barbuda’s Tourism Authority continues its “winning” ways, taking the award for the Caribbean Tourist Board of the Year The Caribbean Journal Award has long celebrated individuals...

Discovering the new Embassy of Antigua and Barbuda in Madrid. Ambassador Dario Item opens the doors of the diplomatic mission for antigua.news

In recent years, the government has intensified its efforts to expand Antigua and Barbuda’s network of diplomatic relations with other countries. Many international cooperation agreements have been signed with foreign nations and new permanent missions abroad have also been established.