PM Browne Receives US $2 Million Dollar Pledge towards 500 Homes in 500 Days Project
Posted On: July 23, 2014
PM Browne and Antiguan Investment Consultant Mr. Bustany, Mr. Yida Zhang and a member of his team.
PM Browne and Antiguan Investment Consultant Mr. Bustany, Mr. Yida Zhang and a member of his team.
The Antigua and Barbuda Labour Party’s (ABLP) promise, during the 2014 political campaign, to complete construction of 500 homes in 500 days, is coming closer to commencing. “One of the requirements to get the project going is seed money, or start-up funds,” Prime Minister Gaston Browne has said. On Monday, July 21 2014, Prime Minister Browne received a pledge of US$2 million dollars from the head of the YIDA Group, to go towards getting the project started.   The YIDA Group is planning to invest $200 million US dollars each year for the next ten years in Antigua and Barbuda, for a grand total of US$2 billion dollars (US$2,000,000,000.00). The YIDA Group will develop... {Read More}
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PM Browne Signs US $120 Million MOA With Sheik of Dubai for Luxury Hotel Project
Posted On: July 21, 2014
Prime Minister the Honourable Gaston Browne, less than 24 hours following his return from Brazil, on Sunday afternoon, July 20 2014, signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with His Excellenc... {Read More}
Cruise Lines Buoyed by Antigua's Plans for St. Johns
Posted On: July 21, 2014
Minister of Tourism, Economic Development, Investment and Energy, the Honourable Asot Michael, has committed to working expeditiously to improve the St. John’s Habour facilities and to work with... {Read More}
US Carriers to offer New Air Service to Antigua
Posted On: July 18, 2014
Travellers to Antigua and Barbuda will have easier access by air following a series of successful meetings held with executives of American Airlines in Miami, Florida and Delta Airlines in Atlanta, Ge... {Read More}
New One Stop Employment Centre Seek to Save Employers Time and Money
Posted On: July 18, 2014
The Manager of the re-structured and re-branded One Stop Employment Centre (OSEC) is encouraging employers to register their job vacancies at the public employment service office. OSEC offers employer... {Read More}
PM Browne Holds Bilateral meeting with Chilean President
Posted On: July 17, 2014
Prime Minister the Honourable Gaston A. Browne this morning held a bilateral meeting in Brazil with the President of Chile, Michelle Bachelet. The meeting was held at the Chilean embassy in Brasi... {Read More}
Mount St. John's Medical Centre Receives Donation of Patient Safety Items
Posted On: July 17, 2014
The Friends of Mount St. John’s Medical Centre (FoMSJMC), a charitable organization solely dedicated to raising funds for Mount St. John’s Medical Centre (MSJMC), recently presented a dona... {Read More}
Antigua and Barbuda to intensify fight against Non-Communicable Diseases
Posted On: July 16, 2014
Antigua and Barbuda has pledged to intensify efforts towards reducing  non-communicable diseases in the state. Health Minister the Honourable Molwyn Joseph made the comment following the conclus... {Read More}
The Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority Invites You to #LOVEANTIGUABARBUDA
Posted On: July 16, 2014
Caribbean Premier League (CPL) ‘Local Partner’, the Antigua Barbuda Tourism Authority (ABTA) recently launched its #LOVEANTIGUABARBUDA social media campaign. The online campaign and social... {Read More}
Antigua and Barbuda receives technical assistance in data collection and statistics from the CARICOM Secretariat
Posted On: July 16, 2014
Antigua and Barbuda through the Statistics Division receives technical assistance from the CARICOM Secretariat. An In-Country Technical Assistance Mission is on a two-day visit to the island to bui... {Read More}
One More Reason to Marry in Antigua
Posted On: July 15, 2014
Many couples are lured to Antigua for a destination wedding due to the island’s 365 enchanting coves and beaches.   Couples now have another incentive to exchange vows on the island as... {Read More}
PM Browne Joins World Leaders at FIFA World Cup Finals in Brazil
Posted On: July 14, 2014
 Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda the Hon. Gaston Browne and Mrs. Browne joined other world leaders in Brazil for the Finals of the FIFA World Cup on Sunday.  Earlier during the... {Read More}