Sep 12, 2017 ... The cost of rebuilding the Caribbean island of Barbuda left in ruins by Hurricane Irma could be as much as $300 million, the Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda has warned. He urged the international community to come to the aid of islands severely hit by the Category 5 storm. “We require probably ...
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conventional short form: Antigua and Barbuda etymology: "antiguo" is Spanish for "ancient" or "old"; the island was discovered by Christopher COLUMBUS in 1493 and, according to tradition, named by him after the church of Santa Maria la Antigua (Old Saint Mary's) in Seville; "barbuda" is Spanish for "bearded" and the ...
1965 CARIFTA Agreement signed at Dickenson Bay, Antigua. Antigua and Barbuda one of three original signatories. 1967 Associated Statehood with Britain (full internal self government) within the West Indies Associated States ( WISA) Vere C. Bird, Snr, first Premier. 1981 Independence achieved. Vere C. Bird , Snr. First ...
PIP: This discussion of Antigua and Barbuda focuses on the following: the people and history; geography; government and political conditions; the economy; foreign relations; and relations between the US and Antigua and Barbuda. The population of Antigua was estimated at 78,240 in June 1983; the 1984 estimate for ...
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5 days ago ... To honour its biggest cricketing icon, Vivian Richards, the Antigua and Barbuda government has agreed to provide him with a slew of tax benefits, monthly pension and other state-sponsored services, reported antiguanewsroom.com. The West Indian batting great, the report said, will now be paid a monthly ...
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