IMF says economic recovery gaining ground in OECS countries

August 12, 2016 in International

WASHINGTON, United States (CMC) — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says economic recovery in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) is gaining ground, supported by continued low oil prices, strong tourism arrivals, and robust citizenship-by-investment receipts. The IMF said that three failed banks have been resolved...

Beyoncé cancels Israel performances

August 12, 2016 in International

The singer's representatives announced a round of cancellations that included two shows in Israel on October 26th and 27th; no indication that cancellations were politically motivated. Beyonce fans in Israel will be disappointed to learn that the singer's representatives have announced a round of performance cancellations...