Prince Charles’ Caribbean tour to including Cuba

HAVANA, (Reuters) – Prince Charles and his wife Camilla embark on a Caribbean tour today during which they will become the first British royals to visit Communist-run Cuba, even as the island faces rising hostility from Britain’s closest ally, the United States.

Jamaica: Vote-buying allegations in East Portland by-election

(Jamaica Observer) Prime Minister Andrew Holness yesterday said payments from the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) have been discontinued in the wake of accusation from the Opposition People’s National Party that State resources were being used to “buy votes” ahead of the April 4 by-election in Portland Eastern.

U.S. and Brazil may partner on small nuclear reactors

WASHINGTON,  (Reuters) – Brazil and the United States could work together to build small nuclear reactors, Brazil’s mines and energy minister told Reuters yesterday, adding that the South American nation is also ready to open uranium mining to foreigners.

Trinidad author lands deal with Netflix

(Trinidad Guardian) Net­flix has snapped up the tele­vi­sion rights for the as yet to be pub­lished de­but nov­el of T&T na­tion­al Car­o­line MacKen­zie, which tells the tale of a Venezue­lan fam­i­ly liv­ing in this coun­try il­le­gal­ly.