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Beauty Plus Salon now opens in full-service expansion

By Bennette Roach Miss Dagriee Wilson of Brades, Montserrat, realised a dream come true when she cut the ribbon to her new home of Beauty Plus Salon on Brades main road, in Cudjoe Head, only yards away from where she operated for several years past. A dream that Bishop Melroy Meade who was the master […]

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Montserrat included in Tax Haven Blacklisting

By Bennette Roach There has been much reported about the US state of Illinois has blacklisted some thirteen Caribbean countries and territories to include Montserrat, as tax havens. They include also Bermuda, the Cayman Island and Turks and Caicos Islands; as well as Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, the Bahamas, Barbados, British Virgin Islands, Cayman […]

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Theresa May asks MPs to back snap election

SKYMewshttp://news.sky.com/story/theresa-may-asks-mps-to-back-snap-election-10842088 12:49, UK, Tuesday 18 April 2017    Video: Theresa May moves to hold 8 June election  By Nick Lester, News Producer Theresa May is seeking to hold a General Election on 8 June arguing it is the only way to secure stability ahead of Brexit. The shock move follows speculation the Prime Minister would […]

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Leeward Islands jolted by strong tremor

By Staff Reporter Olveston, Montserrat: An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.8 rocked the Leeward Islands to include Montserrat, Antigua and St. Kitts Nevis early Monday, but there are no early reports of injuries or damage. One person out of Antigua reportedly though they felt another tremor later in the morning. The Trinidad-based Seismic Research […]

The Montserrat Budget!

The Montserrat Budget!

Another postponement for presentation of Montserrat budget – no date… Following the report of the postponement of the Montserrat budget, which normally comes only after its approval by Her Majesty’s Government in the UK, a statement had said, “The postponement is occasioned by the change in UK Ministerial responsibility, which has caused a delay in […]

Good communication is lacking – is it ignorance or dishonesty? - II

Good communication is lacking – is it ignorance or dishonesty? – II

21 April 2017

Last week we began noting, not for the first time that good communication is lacking and asked whether this was because ignorance or dishonesty! Surprised, we were to find that while there was no disagreement on the matter, but that we were probably too general as sometimes we are likely to be, finding no need […]

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MSS girls – Easter Monday Road Relay champs again, Endurance grabs male prize

21 April 2017

The MSS school road relay teams stole the show one more time in the 2016 Easter Monday Road relay. The school girls’ teams placed 1st and 3rd with MSS 1 winning in a time of 50mins 39secs taking the Prize money of $1500. Endurance Girls copped 2nd with a time of 51mins 31secs and Prize […]

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Orange House repeats as MSS Sports Champion

21 April 2017

The Montserrat Secondary School sports was forced to be concluded over two Wednesdays in successive weeks because of unusual downpour of rain on the first Wednesday. At the end of April 19, 2017, Orange House with secret, but intuitive leadership and the Victor Ludorum who in strong competition gathered 37 points, Orange House was the […]

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Good communication is lacking – is it ignorance or dishonesty? II

Good communication is lacking – is it ignorance or dishonesty? II

21 April 2017

  Last week we began noting, not for the first time that good communication is lacking and asked whether this was because ignorance or dishonesty! Surprised, we were to find that while there was no disagreement on the matter, but that we were probably too general as sometimes we are likely to be, finding no […]

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INLAND REVENUE DEPARTMENT- Government Notices

INLAND REVENUE DEPARTMENT- Government Notices

15 April 2017

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French nationals detained for illegal fishing in Antigua and Barbuda waters

11 April 2017

by STAFF WRITER   ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, Apr 11, CMC – Five French nationals are likely to face charges and appear in court later this week after they were detained following a joint patrol involving Antigua and Barbuda Defence Force (ABDF) and US Coast Guard. An ABDF statement said that an estimated 1763.7 pounds of conch […]

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Opposition Leader prevented from entering Parliament building

11 April 2017

by STAFF WRITER ROSEAU, Dominica, Apr 11, CMC – Opposition Leader Lennox Linton Tuesday said he had been prevented from entering the compound of the Parliament building and called for the removal of Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit from office. In a posting on his Facebook site, Linton, the leader of the main opposition United Workers […]

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OECS leaders to meet in St. Vincent on Wednesday

11 April 2017

by STAFF WRITER KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent, Apr 11, CMC – Leaders from the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) will meet here on Wednesday. The meeting will be chaired by St. Kitts-Nevis Prime Minister Dr. Timothy Harris and the leaders from the sub-region are to conclude discussions on health insurance; strategic options for diplomatic representation; […]

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Search underway for new inter-island cargo ferry

10 April 2017

by STAFF WRITER PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Apr. 8, CMC – Transport Minister Rohan Sinanan says he should have some definitive word concerning the replacement vessel for the Galicia – a ferry that is used to transport cargo between Trinidad and Tobago. This follows a recent announcement from Inter-Continental Shipping Ltd, the owners of the […]

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Notice from the Electoral Commission

Notice from the Electoral Commission

07 April 2017

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Local Author Releases Fifth Book

Local Author Releases Fifth Book

25 April 2017

Adair Arlen, pen name of, is releasing The Gift of Rose, the latest book in her Paul Gregory series.  In this book we meet Paul’s son, Nick, who is a magnet for trouble.  As Nick’s problems begin to unfold, Paul is grateful for “the gift of Rose,” for his daughter is as trouble-free as his […]

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US cloud provider explores taking service to Trinidad

20 April 2017

(Adapted) (Fibre optic cable due for so long – would Montserrat be able to contend for this…?) PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Apr, 19, CMC – The number one cloud provider in the world, Amazon Web Services (AWS), that is a subsidiary of Amazon.com, has expressed an interest in taking its services to the twin island […]

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MPs vote to approve Theresa May’s plans for snap general election

19 April 2017

  The United Kingdom will now go to the polls to elect a new government on June 8 Jon Stone, Joe Watts Popular videos Theresa May to ‘give 16 and 17-year-olds election vote’ Theresa May has won the backing of Parliament for her plan to hold a snap general election on June 8. The vote […]

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Woman killed in Nevis shooting incident – another injured

18 April 2017

by STAFF WRITER CHARLESTOWN, Nevis, Apr. 17, CMC– A woman was killed and another injured early Monday in a shooting incident in the community of Cotton Ground. A police source who confirmed the incident said the women were reportedly heading home from a bingo game, shortly before 4:00 am (local time) when the car they […]

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US Department of Transportation penalizes Dynamic International Airways

15 April 2017

by STAFF WRITER NORTH CAROLINA, Apr. 15, CMC – The United States Department of Transportation (DOT), has ordered Dynamic International Airways to pay penalties of US$120,000 following an incident last year in which several passengers were stranded here and New York . The DOT says the airline cancelled several flights and failed to notify passengers […]

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