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Small but colourful parade Ends 2017 Montserrat Festival Governor Carriere departs Queen Elizabeth Gives a Surprisingly Romantic Shout-Out in Her Annual Christmas Speech The SPCCU reports progress  at its 46th AGM
 

Hospital plans ready to go in 2014

Below is a video presentation (one of very few) hosted by Mrs. Sujue Davis at Government House, where Chief Medical Officer Dr Kernanet-Huggins explained the hospital plans, consulted, discussed and approved, ready for the hospital which was to be completed by 2017. Now in 2018 we are now asked to look at options for another […]

Small but colourful parade Ends 2017 Montserrat Festival

Small but colourful parade Ends 2017 Montserrat Festival

As DiscoverMNI ‘themed’, “There is no denying that 2017 was a challenging year on Montserrat for many reasons, much of which manifested in a smaller annual festival,” which they said was, “due to limited funds for sponsorship, attend events, and troupes participation.” Calypsonian Maxcine didn’t make the final ten in one of the few festival […]

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Governor Carriere departs

with as much failure, as she notes the development challenge remains Brades, Dec. 26, 2017 – During her final press conference held at the Governor’s Office, Dec. 21, departing Governor Elizabeth Carriere was invited to comment on Montserrat’s development challenges going forward. This as it turns out with economic growth strategy discussions and consultations, it […]

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Queen Elizabeth Gives a Surprisingly Romantic Shout-Out in Her Annual Christmas Speech

People – Royals Queen Elizabeth II – John Stillwell/WPA Pool/Getty Lindsay Kimble and Simon Perry December 24, 2017 Queen Elizabeth is keeping her sentiments focused on home during her annual Christmas message, paying tribute to her husband Prince Philip, as well as the people of the United Kingdom during the 2017 broadcast. Honoring the Duke of […]

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The SPCCU reports progress at its 46th AGM

The St. Patrick’s Co-operative Credit Union Ltd. (SPCCU) has been in existence long before it was registered as such in 1969. The co-operative was actually established for the catholic congregation on June 18, 1957 encouraged by a Catholic nun and Bishop Antoine Demets. It later opened its doors to all and tith a current membership […]

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CARICOM condemns reported comments by US President regarding Haiti

15 January 2018

by STAFF WRITER  GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Jan. 13, CMC – The 15 member regional grouping, the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) says it is deeply disturbed by reports about the use of derogatory and repulsive language by the President of the United States in respect to the French speaking CARICM nation of Haiti, and other developing countries. In […]

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Opposition candidate concerned about “dirty money” and upcoming general election

12 January 2018

by STAFF WRITER   ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada, Jan. 9, CMC – A candidate representing the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the constituency of St. George’s South, has expressed concern about the use of “dirty money” in the run-up to the upcoming general election. Raymond “Ray” Roberts Without providing evidence to his claim, Raymond […]

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US cocaine haul

Philadelphia customs agents bag largest cocaine load from the Caribbean in 10 years

12 January 2018

 by STAFF WRITER PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 9, CMC – The United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency says officers from the Area Port of Philadelphia have seized the largest local cocaine load in 10 years when they discovered 709 pounds concealed inside cabinets that was shipped from Puerto Rico. As a result of the seizure, […]

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US Coast Guard intercepts vessels with nationals of Haiti and Domincan Republic

12 January 2018

by STAFF WRITER SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Jan. 10, CMC – Forty undocmented aliens from the Dominican Republic and Haiti were intercepted by the U.S. Border Patrol, U.S. Coast Guard and  the Puerto Rico Police Department on the weekendd as they attempted to reach Puerto Rico. On Tuesday, security officials reported that on January 5, […]

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CARICOM states urged to address climate change to prevent total annihilation of economies

12 January 2018

by STAFF WRITER BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, Jan. 9, CMC – Member states of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), have been urged to tackle climate change with courage and realism to prevent total annihilation of their economies. The plea was made by  a parliamentarian from Jamaican’s main opposition People’s National Party (PNP), Lisa Hanna as she addressed […]

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Venezuela orders cut off of air, sea traffic with three Caribbean neighbors

12 January 2018

 by STAFF WRITER   CARACAS, Jan  7, CMC – Venezuela’s President Nicolás Maduro has ordered a temporary shutdown of air and maritime traffic with three Caribbean neighbors, accusing smugglers there of seeking to plunder his South American country. In a televised address on Friday, Maduro said he had halted all flights and ship traffic to […]

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Former President George Maxwell Richards has died

12 January 2018

 by STAFF WRITER  PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Jan. 9, CMC – The fourth president of the Trinidad and Tobago –  Professor George Maxwell Richards is dead. Richards, who was 86, died on Monday, following a heart attack. Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley in offering condolences said Trinidad and Tobago has lost a much-loved son of the […]

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Barbudans one step away from ownership of lands

12 January 2018

 by STAFF WRITER ST. JOHN’S, St. Antigua, Jan. 6, CMC – After a full day of parliamentary debates and discussion history was created when the Barbuda Land Amendment Bill was passed  this week. In a statement the government on Friday said the bill, passed Tuesday night, now grants Barbudans “actual, individual ownership of the lands in Barbuda […]

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Barbados’ eighth Governor General to be sworn in on Monday

12 January 2018

by STAFF WRITER BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Jan.6, CMC – The island’s eighth Governor-General will be sworn into office on Monday, during an installation ceremony at the Senate Chamber of Parliament, which will get under way at 4:00 p.m. (local time). Justice Sandra Mason Madame Justice Sandra Mason, who has been named Governor-General designate, will become Dame […]

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US judge rules DACA must continue for now

10 January 2018

by STAFF WRITER WASHINGTON, Jan.10,, CMC – Amidst intense political battle about a United States federal program that shields from deportation young Caribbean and other immigrants who were brought illegally to the US as children, a federal judge in California has issued a nationwide injunction ordering the Trump administration to restart the programme. Stating that […]

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Montserrat Community College Graduation 2017

05 January 2018

The Montserrat Community College held its 2016/17 Graduation Ceremony at 4:30 pm on December 20, 2017, in the Brades Arts and Entertainment Centre. Valedictorian Meliek Richards gave the address on behalf of the graduands, and Acting Attorney-General Mrs Sheree Rodney (a graduate of the College) gave the graduation address. Acting co-principals Miss Anne Marie Dewar […]

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Lessons are only learnt when failure is acknowledged

Lessons are only learnt when failure is acknowledged

05 January 2018

As seen in our front-page story there is little if anything that would make anyone with a little discernment, lament Governor Carriere’s leaving Montserrat six months before she was so designated to do. She either was not tested nor given the opportunity along lines that would help her to leave with a good conscience of […]

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Executive Search - Chief Director, Policy

Executive Search – Chief Director, Policy

05 January 2018

The Chief Director, Policy provides the vision, leadership and management for the development of a coherent and coordinated policy and research programme that supports the Bank’s Strategic Plan and facilitates delivery on its mandate as outlined in Article 4 of the ECCB Agreement. Applications should be submitted with detailed Curriculum Vitae to execsearch@bb.pwc.com no later […]

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Executive Search - Chief Director, Operations

Executive Search – Chief Director, Operations

05 January 2018

The Chief Director, Operations provides the vision, leadership and management necessary to ensure that the proper operational controls, administrative and reporting procedures, and HR systems are in place to deliver the Bank’s mandate effectively and to ensure financial soundness and strength and operating efficiency. Applications should be submitted with detailed Curriculum Vitae to execsearch@bb.pwc.com no […]

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Premier Romeo – New Year 2018 Message

01 January 2018

by Premier Donaldson Romeo Fellow Citizens, Residents and friends on Montserrat and around the world! As we celebrate the end of one year and the beginning of another, I want first to thank God for blessing and keeping us to see this day, the 1st of January 2018; and to wish you all a happy, […]

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Vacancy Exists - Senior Reporter

Vacancy Exists – Senior Reporter

14 June 2017

Vacancy Exists for an outstanding Senior Reporter who also will fill the role of Deputy Editor at the Montserrat Reporter – Montserrat, West Indies. Must have: Good integrity, Plenty of drive And the commitment to excellence in newspaper production print and online. Be sharp, enthusiastic and self-motivated. A driver’s licence (will be useful) Contact: Bennette […]

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