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"BUILDING BACK BETTER" WORKSHOP
December 12th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
In aid of Barbuda crisis recovery efforts, NODS and the UNDP presented a technical workshop on Friday, December 8th.
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HURRICANE SEASON ENDS
November 30th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
Although the season has officially ended residents should continue to be on alert since storms have formed and made impact outside of the season.
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REPAIRS AND REBUILDING IN BARBUDA
November 24th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
NODS is winding down the emergency phase following Hurricane Irma and is getting ready for phase two of the operation, which is the re-building process.
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DETAILS OF BARBUDA ASSESSMENT
November 21st 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
A detailed damage assessment conducted in Barbuda has revealed that the highest number of structures received little or no damage from Hurricane Irma in September.
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NELSON'S DOCKYARD ERECTS BINS FOR RECYCLABLES
November 20th 2017
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
Join the National Parks Authority in not only keeping the environment clean but adopting prudent and conscious waste management habits.
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UWI & DFID TEAM REVIEW RESPONSE TO HURRICANES
November 17th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
The teams will be conducting a review of Antigua and Barbuda’s response to Hurricanes Irma and Maria.
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CUBANS ARRIVE IN BARBUDA
November 8th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
A team of 25 Cuban engineers and construction workers will assist with repairs on structures damaged during Hurricane Irma.
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DETAILED BUILDING DAMAGE ASSESSMENT TO BE CONDUCTED IN BARBUDA
November 3rd 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
The assessment next week will quantify the impact of Hurricane Irma and prioritise the work that needs to be done.
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REPAIRS BEGIN IN BARBUDA
October 24th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
Two teams are presently on the island, one to complete the list of materials needed and another group will commence work on the structures.
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FAMILY PACKETS DISTRIBUTED TO BARBUDANS
October 18th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
Two Thousand, One Hundred and Twelve family packets, containing food and toiletries among other items have been distributed so far.
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NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR NATIONAL YOUTH AWARDS
October 9th 2017
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
The public is encouraged to support this event by nominating persons eligible for these awards.
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DISASTER RELIEF WAREHOUSE STOCKED WITH SUPPLIES
September 28th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
NODS warehouses both at Coolidge and American Road stockpile to support Antigua and Barbuda and regional countries.
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CLEAN UP IN BARBUDA
September 21st 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
A number of persons representing key agencies travelled to Barbuda this morning to aid in the clean-up and restoration of the island.
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TROPICAL STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FOR ANTIGUA & BARBUDA
September 18th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
Maria becomes an extremely dangerous Category 4 Hurricane. The Eye is expected and the intense inner core is expected to pass near Dominica during the next few hours.
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HURRICANE WATCH IN EFFECT FOR ANTIGUA & BARBUDA
September 16th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
Antigua and Barbuda is now under a hurricane watch as weather officials keep an eye on Tropical Storm Maria.
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RETRACTION STATEMENT
September 15th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
The National Office of Disaster Services is retracting a statement made in a press release issued on Thursday, September 14th concerning Barbudans living at the Barrymore Hotel.
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BARRYMORE HOTEL TO ACCOMMODATE BARBUDANS
September 14th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
The NSWMA will make way for the accommodation of a number of Barbudans who were displaced by Hurricane Irma.
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ITEMS MOST NEEDED AT THIS STAGE FOR BARBUDA
September 11th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
The National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) list of items most needed.
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UPDATE ON HURRICANE JOSE NOW A CATEGORY 4
September 8th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
Antigua and Barbuda could begin seeing adverse conditions from Hurricane Jose after midnight Friday.
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LATEST ADVISORY ON HURRICANE JOSE
September 8th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
Hurricane Jose is now an extremely dangerous Category 4 hurricane...hurricane watch in effect for Antigua and Barbuda.
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HURRICANE WATCH IN PLACE FOR ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA
September 7th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
Jose expected to become a major hurricane by Friday, with watches issued for the northern Leeward Islands.
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HURRICANE JOSE ALERT
September 7th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
Antigua and Barbuda is now under a Hurricane Watch. At 500 am AST (0900 UTC), the center of Hurricane Jose was located near latitude 14.8 north, longitude 49.1 west...
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LATEST PRESS RELEASE FROM NODS ON HURRICANE IRMA
September 5th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
On its present path, both Antigua and Barbuda will be heavily impacted by this very powerful hurricane.
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EMERGENCY CONTACT NUMBERS
September 5th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
Here's a list of emergency contact numbers to use in case of an emergency during Hurricane Irma.
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TROPICAL CYCLONE WARNING STATEMENT
September 4th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
Irma is on a projected path that brings the Cyclone dangerously close to the Leeward Islands on Tuesday night. Stay tuned to the next advisory at 5pm ECT.
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HURRICANE IRMA WATCH STATEMENT
September 4th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
At 5pm ECT on September 3rd, the centre of Hurricane Irma was located near latitude 17.6 north, longitude 49.8 west or about 790 miles east of the Leeward Islands.
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CHINA DONATES US$1.2 MILLION TO DISASTER MANAGEMENT SUPPLIES
June 30th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
The supplies included gloves, helmets, safety harnesses, ropes, and other tools and equipment.
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LIST OF SHELTERS FOR HURRICANE SEASON 2017
September 18th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
View the updated shelter list for Hurricane Maria.
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CLOSED SEASON FOR CONCH & CHUB
June 28th 2017
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
From July 1st, Lobster will be back in season. The season is still closed for Chub until August 1st, and Conch until August 31st.
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FREE WORKSHOP FOR SUMMER CAMP VOLUNTEERS
June 2nd 2017
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
Register with The Department of Youth Affairs for the free training workshop for Summer camp volunteers.
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CLOSED SEASON FOR LOBSTER AND CHUB
April 25th 2017
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Closed season for Lobster and Chub starts on May 1st, 2017. It's an offense by law for catching or storing during this period.
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SIX EARTHQUAKES AFFECTED A & B
April 19th 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
The quakes, which struck between Sunday night and Monday morning, were reportedly felt throughout the island, in Barbuda and other neighbouring territories.
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YOUTH MEDIA EASTER TRAINING WORKSHOP
April 7th 2017
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
Register for the workshop hosted by the Department of Youth Affairs in collaboration with United Nations Children’s Fund.
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YOUTH AFFAIRS COMPLETES SUCCESSFUL WORKSHOP
March 31st 2017
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
50 youth leaders were trained in the annual Youth Leadership Training Workshop over February 27th – March 27th.
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ANNUAL TSUNAMI EXERCISE
March 22nd 2017
National Office of Disaster Services
The annual exercise, Caribe Wave which targeted 26 educational institutions has highlighted the need for greater significance to be placed on disaster management in the nation’s schools.
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YOUTH SHOW SEEKS AUDIENCE & GAME SHOW PARTICIPANTS
March 2nd 2017
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
The Dept. of Youth Affairs is seeking young persons to be part of a studio audience and take part in a game show.
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REGISTRATION OPEN FOR YOUTH LEADERSHIP TRAINING WORKSHOP
February 23rd 2017
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
There is no fee to attend the workshop set over February 27th - March 21st, 2017 but registration is required.
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YOUTH MEDIA WORKSHOP
January 19th 2017
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
Register with Antigua & Barbuda Department of Youth Affairs for the free workshop facilitated by Howard & Mitzi Allen starting on January 23rd, 2017.
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CLOSED SEASON
January 13th 2017
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
The public is reminded that it is an offense to purchase, sell or have in your possession Nassau grouper, Red hind or Coney during the closed season.
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XMAS DAY CHAMPAGNE PARTY FOR CHARITY
December 23rd 2016
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
Your attendance will help to raise funds for various charities, so head out and support this worthy cause.
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TROPICAL DISTURBANCE ALERT STATEMENT
August 23rd 2016
National Office of Disaster Services
The Antigua and Barbuda Meteorological Service is paying very close attention to an approaching tropical disturbance.
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YOUTH MEDIA SUMMER TRAINING WORKSHOP
August 16th 2016
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
The Department of Youth Affairs, in conjunction with UNICEF has opened registration for its annual workshop.
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YOUTH AWARDS NOMINATION FORMS & GUIDELINES
August 12th 2016
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
The public is encouraged to support this event by nominating persons eligible for these awards.
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TEAM ANTIGUA RIO OLYMPICS SCHEDULE
August 14th 2016
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Check out the schedule and tune in watch team Antigua & Barbuda live, as they compete in Track & Field and Swimming events at the 2016 Rio Olympics in Brazil.
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ANTIGUAN ATHLETES HEAD TO RIO OLYMPICS
July 21st 2016
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
See the athletes representing Antigua & Barbuda at the Rio Olympics in Brazil in the track & field and swimming categories.
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NELSON'S DOCKYARD NAMED WORLD HERITAGE SITE
July 18th 2016
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
UNESCO, at their 40th meeting in Istanbul, inscribed Nelson's Dockyard as one of four World Heritage Sites.
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CLOSING SEASON FOR CONCH
June 22nd 2016
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Closing season for Conch is from July 1st - August 31st. Also Parrot fish (chub) cannot be caught until August 1st. Failure to comply carries a maximum fine of $50,000.
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LIST OF SHELTERS FOR HURRICANE SEASON 2016
June 17th 2016
National Office of Disaster Services
The 2016 Atlantic hurricane season is expected to be the most active since 2012. Media houses have been provided with the list and it will also be available on NODS Facebook page.
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PREPARE FOR HURRICANE SEASON
May 25th 2016
National Office of Disaster Services
It's close to the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season and residents are being advised to begin finalizing preparations.
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NATIONAL PARK EMPLOYEES MAKE DONATION TO FIENNES
May 20th 2016
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
The Institute was on the receiving end by gesture of a group of employees of the National Parks Authority.
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CLOSED SEASON FOR LOBSTERS
May 4th 2016
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
It is now closed season by law for catching Lobsters. No Lobsters are to be caught or stored for the months of May and June. Also Parrot fish cannot be caught until August 1st .
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YOUTH AFFAIRS TO HOST FREE LITERACY TRAINING
April 29th 2016
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
The programme is geared towards primary school students from Grades 4-6 and secondary school students from forms 3-5.
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COMMUNITY MEETING
April 11th 2016
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
Nelson's Dockyard National Park, invites all to the community meeting on Wednesday, April 13, 6:00 pm at the Cobbs Cross School.
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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA TO BENEFIT FROM JAPAN
February 19th 2016
National Office of Disaster Services
Antigua and Barbuda and Japan have signed an agreement that will result in the country’s disaster management programme benefiting from a 10 million Yen grant aid.
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PDNA TRAINING
October 16th 2015
National Office of Disaster Services
Approximately 25 individuals from across the government sector have concluded a four-day training on Post-Disaster National Assessment.
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SECOND CERT TRAINING
September 29th 2015
National Office of Disaster Services
21-individuals from five disaster districts added to the team of persons completing the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT).
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TRAINING COURSE ON RELIEF SUPPLY TRACKING SYSTEM
September 24th 2015
National Office of Disaster Services
Disaster personnel from Antigua and Barbuda and the region are hoping to implement a new system.
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NATIONAL YOUTH WEEK 2015
September 24th 2015
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
The Department of Youth Affairs in collaboration with the National Youth Ambassador Corps invites you to participate.
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YOUTH AFFAIRS SEEKING ENTREPRENEURS
September 2nd 2015
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
To provide exhibits and demonstrations at the National Youth Exhibition and Health Expo. Register by Friday, September 18.
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HURRICANE DANNY
August 20th 2015
National Office of Disaster Services
The National Office of Disaster Services wishes to advise the general public that based on the forecasted path, this system could pass in close proximity to or have a direct impact on the twin island state.
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NATIONAL YOUTH AWARDS 2015 NOMINATIONS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
August 10th 2015
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
Antigua and Barbuda National Youth Awards 2015 Nominations is now open to the Public. The deadline for nominations is 28th, August 2015.
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PAN AMERICAN GAMES TRACK TEAM
July 29th 2015
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The record-breaking Antigua & Barbuda men’s 4x100 metres relay team returned home on Tuesday from the Pan American.
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REMINDER RE KICK-‘EM-JENNY VOLCANO
July 23rd 2015
National Office of Disaster Services
Warning re increased level of volcanic activity north of Grenada from the underwater volcano Kick-‘em-Jenny is now over.
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EARTHQUAKE AWARENESS
July 17th 2015
National Office of Disaster Services
The National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) is reiterating the importance of earthquake awareness among residents.
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COMMUNITY EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM (CERT) TRAINING
July 14th 2015
National Office of Disaster Services
The aim of the training is to set up teams to be first responders throughout 17 districts.
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LOBSTER BACK ON, CONCH OFF MENUS
July 2nd 2015
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Antigua and Barbuda Closed Seasons List for July - August 2015.
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LIST OF 2015 HURRICANE SHELTERS
June 8th 2015
National Office of Disaster Services
The list of shelters for the 2015 Atlantic hurricane season which runs from June 1 to November 30.
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ANTIGUA & BARBUDA URGED TO SUPPORT APRIL TEST MATCH
March 18th 2015
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Government of Antigua & Barbuda is urging citizens and residents as well as Caribbean cricket fans to support the first Test match between the West Indies and England from April 13-17, 2015 at the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Grounds at North Sound.
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FIRST RESPONDER TRAINING IN BARBUDA COMPLETED
March 3rd 2015
National Office of Disaster Services
Thirteen individuals in Barbuda completed a one-week training to establish a team of persons on the sister-isle as first responders.
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EVALUATION OF A & B'S DISASTER MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
January 9th 2015
National Office of Disaster Services
Dr Slyvia Edwards-Ephraim carried out the research on “The Development Process of Government Crisis Management Leaders for Natural Disasters in the Caribbean.”
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NOTICE ON TRADING LICENSES
January 5th 2015
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
Notice is hereby given that the National Parks (Trading) Regulations, 2014, Statutory Instrument No.9 of 2014 and which was gazetted as Vol XXXIV No.21 dated March, 2014 will take effect on Saturday 31st January, 2015.
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COMMON ALERT PROTOCOL (CAP) WORKSHOP HELD
December 16th 2014
National Office of Disaster Services
The workshop held at NODS was facilitated by Consultant with the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) Eliot Christian and Jenni Rauhala of the Finnish Meteorological Service.
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20 MILLION EURO GRANT FOR DISASTER MANAGEMENT IN THE REGION
November 6th 2014
National Office of Disaster Services
Antigua and Barbuda is among regional territories that will benefit from a 20 million euro disaster management grant from the European Union.
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REGISTRATION OPEN FOR CREATIVE EMPLOYMENT & BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY WORKSHOP
November 4th 2014
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
The workshop will take place at the Department of Youth Affairs Headquarters from 10-15 November, and is geared towards youth 15-30 years old.
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NATIONAL YOUTH WEEK 2014
September 24th 2014
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
Youth Week 2014: 26th September 2014 – 04th October 2014
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2014 LIST OF HURRICANE SHELTERS IN ANTIGUA & BARBUDA
August 1st 2014
National Office of Disaster Services
The list of the 2014 hurricane shelters has been released, consisting mainly of churches and schools around the island.
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OLYMPIC COMMITTEE NAMES CHEF DE MISSION FOR YOUTH SUMMER GAMES
July 25th 2014
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
appointing Kelesha Antoine as manager for the contingent of five young athletes
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CARICOM YOUTH AMBASSADORS PREPARE FOR CARICOM DAY 2014
July 3rd 2014
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
On Friday, 4th July 2014, the Caribbean Community would celebrate forty one (41) years since the signing of the Treaty of Chaguaramas.
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NEW MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE, LANDS & FISHERIES WELCOMED
June 30th 2014
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Welcome to the Minister of Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries and Barbuda Affairs, Hon. Arthur Nibbs.
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NATIONAL YOUTH AWARDS 2014 NOMINATIONS OPENED TO THE PUBLIC
June 24th 2014
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
The Department of Youth Affairs is pleased to announce the opening of nominations for the National Youth Awards 2014.
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YOUTH GROUP REGISTRATION
February 7th 2014
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
All youth groups in Antigua & Barbuda are invited to join the national youth group database
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LOCAL SEARCH AND RESCUE TEAM TRAINING COMPLETED
December 13th 2013
National Office of Disaster Services
NODS Wraps Up for 60 Search and Rescue Team
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SEARCH & RESCUE TRAINING CONTINUES
November 20th 2013
National Office of Disaster Services
32 individuals are engaged in a one-week training search and rescue course in Antigua.
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NODS LOOKING CLOSER AT WELFARE OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
November 8th 2013
National Office of Disaster Services
The National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) is taking a closer look at the welfare of persons with disabilities as it relates to disaster management in Antigua and Barbuda.
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EARTHQUAKE RESEARCH CONTINUES IN ANTIGUA
October 11th 2013
National Office of Disaster Services
UWI Seismic Research Centre to continue examining earthquake frequency in Antigua.
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AGRONOMY WORKSHOP A SUCCESS
September 20th 2013
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Participants of this year’s Homes, Families and Gardens Festival enhanced their knowledge at workshop
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ANTIGUA'S "YOUTH GOT TALENT" COMPETITION
September 12th 2013
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
This is a competition is for those passionate about singing, acting, dancing and/or musical instruments
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SEARCH AND RESCUE TRAINING COURSE ENDS IN ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA
September 10th 2013
National Office of Disaster Services
Persons trained in search and rescue as the region continues to expand with the completion of a one-week course last week
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WORLD FOOD DAY 2013 POSTER COMPETITION
September 2nd 2013
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations invites entries for their World Food Day 2013 poster competition
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ANTIGUAN STUDENT NAMED AMONG TOP 3 IN REGIONAL TOURISM ESSAY CONTEST
August 26th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
A 13 year old student from Christ the King High School earned a top spot in the FCCA Essay competition
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"ACHIEVE THE DREAM" - US SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE
August 15th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Phoenix Athletic Scholarship program gives student athletes a chance to attend a US based college with full scholarships
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NATIONAL STUDENTS ATHLETES AWARDS CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
July 5th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
All are invited to participate in the National Student/Athletes by nominating persons for multiple awards
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THE BARBUDA BLUE HALO INITIATIVE
July 5th 2013
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Barbuda has become an area of interest for those who seek to preserve and sustain shore and reef environments.
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LIST OF AWARDEES FOR THE 2013 NATIONAL SPORTS AWARD CEREMONY
June 20th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The extensive list of awardees for the 2013 National Sports Award Ceremony is provided here.
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ANTIGUA & BARBUDA PERFORMS WELL IN OECS INVITATIONAL
June 13th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The OECS Track and Field Invitational held in St. Kitts Nevis last weekend was regarded by attendees to be of a high standard
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SEED DRIVE FOR ARBOR MONTH
June 10th 2013
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
The Environment Division Nursery is in need of seeds of fruits. They are preparing for Arbor month in November and we need to start planting quickly
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WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY ACTIVITIES
June 6th 2013
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
National Celebrations to mark World Environment Day were met with much enthusiasm.
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ABCSI TO HOST WORKSHOP FOR SPORTS ASSISTANCE
June 5th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
A training course entitled "Direct Assistance Grants Workshop" will train stakeholders in writing proposals to see grant funding for projects
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2013 NATIONAL ATHLETIC CHAMPIONSHIPS A SUCCESS
June 5th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Quite an impressive performance was given by the participants of the 2013 National Athletic Championships at Yasco
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BASIC FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT IN SPORTS
June 5th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Sports Stakeholders are invited to attend the 3rd in the Series of Six Sports Professional Development Seminars
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NIS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COURSES - ETHICS IN SPORTS
June 4th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The NIS will be hosting several courses on ethics in sports
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WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY
June 4th 2013
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Wednesday 5th June is World Environment Day - what will you do to support it?
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IN DEVELOPMENT - NATIONAL COMPREHENSIVE DISASTER MANAGEMENT (CDM) POLICY & STRATEGY
May 30th 2013
National Office of Disaster Services
A local Consultant has begun the work of developing a National Comprehensive Disaster Management Policy and Strategy for Antigua and Barbuda.
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THINK, EAT, SAVE: WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY
May 28th 2013
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Wednesday 5th June 2013 is World Environment Day and the Environment Division is calling for everyone to take part
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ROUND UP VOL. 1, ISSUE 2
May 27th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Round Up - News from the Ministry of Education, Sports, Youth and Gender Affairs
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INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP: CARING FOR YOUTHS AFFECTED BY HIV/AIDS
May 27th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Government of Israel is offering an international workshop on caring and supporting young persons infected or affected by HIV/AIDS
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FINAL CALL FOR 2013 MADELINE BLACKMAN SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS
May 27th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Qualified applicants are invited to apply for the Madeline Blackman Scholarship before May 31, 2013
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2013 NATIONAL WEEK OF AGRICULTURE
May 22nd 2013
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Celebrate National Agriculture Week from 26th - 31st May, 2013. Check out the full of schedule below.
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PRESS STATEMENT - ANTIGUAN & BARBUDAN ATHLETES GEARING UP FOR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
May 16th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antiguan & Barbudan athletes excel in track & field as preparation heats up Annual National Championships
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EARTHQUAKE MEASURED AT 5.3
April 30th 2013
National Office of Disaster Services
No damages reported in early morning quake
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CALL FOR NATIONAL SPORTS AWARDS AND STUDENT ATHLETES NOMINATIONS
April 25th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Nominate the athletes who has made the biggest impact this year
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NATIONAL WEEK OF AGRICULTURE EXHIBITION REGISTRATION FORM
April 18th 2013
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Register now for the National Week of Agriculture Exhibition
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THE MINISTRY OF SPORTS HOSTS MINI TENNIS AWARDS PRESENTATION
April 12th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Students awarded for participation in Mini Tennis Tournaments
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TAMO'S FOOTBALL CAMP HOSTS ITS EASTER VACATION EDITION
April 12th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Easter football camp for the kids
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YOUTH MEDIA INITIATIVE TRAINING
March 28th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Youths to benefit from a Youth Media Workshop
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WORLD COMMONWEALTH DAY
March 8th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Nations worldwide set to recognize World Commonwealth Day...
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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA CELEBRATES INTERNATIONAL WOMEN
March 8th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Gender Affairs will celebrate the 2013 International Women’s Day by hosting a street fair on Friday March 8.
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“MUST SEE ON ANTIGUA” REVIEW ON TRIPADVISOR
March 4th 2013
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
Take a look below at this excellent review of Nelson's Dockyard.
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LIAISON OFFICERS WORKSHOP
March 1st 2013
National Office of Disaster Services
The National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) is continuing to push for the completion of comprehensive disaster management plans for all government ministries.
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ANTIGUA COPS 42ND AGRIFEST SECOND PLACE
February 26th 2013
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Second-place finish for Antigua and Barbuda at 42nd Agri-Fest in St. Croix
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ALL SAINTS SECONDARY WELCOMES ACTING MINISTER
February 25th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Honorable Winston Williams was given a guided tour of the facilities at All Saints School.
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OAS/CHINA SCHOLARSHIPS
February 25th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Undergraduate and Graduate scholarships available for studies in China.
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FOUR FARMERS IN ST. CROIX FOR AGRO-FEST
February 16th 2013
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
A team of four is representing Antigua and Barbuda at the 42nd Agro Fest slated for this weekend at the Ruth D. Lang Food Fair Grounds in St. Croix.
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JET PROGRAMME APPLICATION 2013
February 14th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Opportunity to work in Japan
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COMMUNITY TOOLKIT WORKSHOP IN ST. KITTS
February 12th 2013
National Office of Disaster Services
Antigua and Barbuda to represented at Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management workshop from February 11 – 13 in St Kitts.
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NATIONAL WEEK OF AGRICULTURE 2013
February 1st 2013
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Celebrate National Agriculture Week from March 19th-26th, 2013
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AUSTRALIAN AWARDS SCHOLARSHIP OFFER
January 29th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Australian Agency for International Development(AusAID) Australian Awards Scholarship Offer
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COMPUTER TABLET INITIATIVE BENEFICIAL TO STUDENTS
January 17th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Senator Williams Jr. endorses the distribution of 4G LTE Computer Tablets to students.
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PRO-TRIATHLETES SET FOR TINMAN ROHR AQUATHLON
January 17th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Professional triathletes Stephane Poulat and Katya Meyers have confirmed they are set to compete in the Tinman Rohr Aquathlon.
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HORSE RACING BACK ON THE CARDS
January 15th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antigua Turf Club to host its first race meet of the year on January 27, 2013.
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FIVE INDIAN SCHOLARSHIPS ANNOUNCED
January 7th 2013
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The High Commission of India announces the offer of scholarships to nationals of Antigua and Barbuda in Undergraduate, post graduate and doctoral studies at Indian Universities and Institutions for the academic year 2013-14.
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TOP MALE & FEMALE STUDENT-ATHLETES FOR 2012 NAMED
December 11th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The 2012 Top Male and Female National Student Athletes named from 10 sporting disciplines received their awards before the announcement of the Top Male and Female Student-Athletes.
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NATIONAL STUDENT/ATHLETE AWARD NOMINEES
December 5th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
We are pleased to announce the Nominees for the 2012 Student/Athletes Awards.
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11TH ANNUAL CPTSA FEMALE FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT RESULTS
December 4th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Results from matches on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd December.
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SCHOOL FOOTBALL LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS ARE IN
November 30th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Cool & Smooth-Ministry of Sports School Football season is coming to a close after quite an exciting season.
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ANTIGUA SPORTS CALENDAR LAUNCHED
November 27th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
New online sporting events calendar has been launched for Antigua & Barbuda.
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NATIONAL WARRI TEAM WINS: GOLD, SILVER & BRONZE MEDALS AT WORLD CHAMPS!
November 14th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antigua and Barbuda's National Warri Team won Gold, Silver, Bronze and 4th place at the 8th Annual Swiss International Grandmaster Warri Championships.
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UNITED FOOTBALL CLUB RECEIVES GENEROUS SPONSORSHIP
November 9th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Security Services Limited sponsors All Saints United Football Club.
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JOB OPPORTUNITY IN CONSULTING
November 6th 2012
National Office of Disaster Services
Seeking the services of a consultant to develop a National Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM) Policy and Strategy for Antigua and Barbuda.
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NACAC 10K RACE HOSTED IN ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA DECLARED A SUCCESS
October 30th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua and Barbuda Athletic Association (ABAA) hosted a 10 K Road Race for the North American, Central America and the Caribbean Athletic Association in Antigua and Barbuda yesterday Sunday October 28, 2012.
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MINI BUSINESS LABS FOR YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS
October 26th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Mini Business Labs training session for Young Entrepreneurs
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SPORT DELEGATION VISIT TO CUBA A SUCCESS
October 25th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua & Barbuda delegation has received a commitment from the Government of Cuba to provide technical assistance for national sports.
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MISS PINEAPPLE WINS 2012 MISS AGRICULTURE PAGEANT
October 22nd 2012
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Ms. Amanda Tappin, Ms. Pineapple was crowned the queen of the 2012 Ms. Agriculture Pageant. First runner-up went to Melissa McLeish, Ms. Carrot and second runner-up to Arlette Chastanet, Ms. Sweet Pepper.
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SCHOOL SAFETY WORKSHOP OPENS
October 19th 2012
National Office of Disaster Services
A group of educators from a cross-section of public and private schools are participating in a three-day workshop on school safety.
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CWA MEETING CONVENES
October 17th 2012
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
IICA Director General begins important meetings in Antigua for CWA
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CWA LAUNCHES ICT INITIATIVE PROJECT
October 16th 2012
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
2012 CWA launches a project to strengthen ICT use in agricultural value chains in the Caribbean.
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MEET THE CARIBBEAN WEEK OF AGRICULTURE CONTESTANTS
October 10th 2012
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
The Caribbean Week of Agriculture has announced the contestants for the Caribbean Week of Agriculture Pageant.
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2012 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS RESULTS
September 7th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Officials Results of the 2012 World Championships in Florida.
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SECOND PLACE WORLD DOMINO CHAMPS
September 4th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antigua and Barbuda retained their second place title in the 2012 World Domino Championships in Florida.
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PILGRIM MEETS WITH ANTIGUAN HIGH COMMISSIONER IN THE UK
September 4th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The first Para Olympian, Jamol 'Grim' Pilgrim had an official audience with the Antigua and Barbuda High Commissioner in the UK.
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CWA 2012 TRADE SHOW REGISTRATION PROCESS IS NOW UNDERWAY
September 4th 2012
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Registration for persons who would like to participate in the Caribbean Week of Agriculture 2012 Trade Show and Exhibition is now in progress.
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MINISTER EXTENDS BEST WISHES TO PARALYMPIAN
August 31st 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Minister of State with responsibility for Sports, Sen. Hon. Winston Williams Jr. sends his best wishes to athlete Jamol competing in the London 2012 Paralympics.
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WINSTON WILLIAMS JR. SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED
August 28th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Recipients of the 2012 Winston Williams Jr. Scholarship Awards at the ABHTI Announced
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17 SHELTERS HAVE BEEN ACTIVATED AHEAD OF IMMINENT TROPICAL CYCLONE
August 21st 2012
National Office of Disaster Services
The National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) has put on notice residents living in low-lying and coastal areas of the possible threat by the imminent approach of a tropical cyclone #9, for Antigua & Barbuda.
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CONGRATULATIONS TO THE OECS GOLF TEAM
August 15th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
OECS Wins Caribbean Amateur Golf Championships
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LIONS TO HOST 5TH ANNUAL PROSTATE SCREENING
August 14th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Free Prostate Screening Clinic will be held at the Lions Club on Saturday 18th August, 2012. Registration is from 8 am to 12 noon.
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GREEN ENTERPRISES FOR YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS
August 9th 2012
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
Business Labs focused on Green Enterprises for Young Entrepreneurs to be held in Antigua.
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APPLICATIONS FOR YOUTH AMBASSADORS
August 1st 2012
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
Department of Youth Affairs has extended the deadline for the applications for National Youth Ambassadors.
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EIGHT SCHOLARS RECEIVE CHTA SCHOLARSHIP
July 30th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Eight young nationals of Antigua & Barbuda have been selected as scholarship recipients under the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association (CHTA) Education Foundation
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NOW ACCEPTING SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS
July 27th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Winston Williams Jr. Scholarship Awards Now Accepting Applications
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WEST INDIES V. NEW ZEALAND
July 26th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
West Indies high on confidence after beating New Zealand in both T20 and ODI format.
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THE WORLD RECORD
July 25th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Local poet Linisa George, recently had one of her original pieces included in THE WORLD RECORD; an international anthology of work by poets taking part in the 2012 London Olympics.
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NATION OF ISLAM CONTRIBUTES TO ROAD TO RIO CAMPAIGN
July 25th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Nation of Islam Leader Louis Farrakhan has made good on a pledge to the Benna Boys, with a US $5,000 contribution to the World Cup Qualifier fund.
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MEET THE A&B OLYMPIANS
July 25th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
See who is representing A&B this week in the 2012 Olympics.
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MINISTER OF STATE SENDS OLYMPIANS WELL-WISHES
July 25th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
With the 2012 Summer Olympics in London just days away from opening, Minister of State with responsibility for Sports, Sen. Hon. Winston Williams Jr. is extending best wishes to the National Olympic Team
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REGISTRATION FOR WARRIORS CUP 2012
July 24th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Several clubs have already indicated their interest in taking part in the Warriors Cup 2012 football tournament as the July 30 deadline approaches.
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STUDENTS SELECTED FOR ESSAY COMPETITION
July 12th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Two students have been selected to represent Antigua and Barbuda in the 2012 Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) Essay competition.
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A&B SUPPORTS THE TEAM IN BARCELONA
July 11th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antigua and Barbuda is being represented in Spain at the IAAF World Junior Athletics Championships
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KOREA OPENS ARMS TO A&B SCHOLARS
July 10th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antiguan and Barbudan students may soon be afforded the opportunity to pursue tertiary level education in the Republic of Korea.
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TEST RESULTS ARE IN AND NUMBERS DON'T LIE
July 10th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Results of the 2012 Common entrance Examinations (CEE) are in
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ANTIGUA TURF CLUB TO HOST KITTITIAN-BASED HORSERACING ROYALTY
July 4th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua Turf Club is preparing to roll out the red carpet for regional horseracing royalty, Arthur Sharpe, during the Pre-Carnival Race Meet. The event is scheduled for Sunday, July 15.
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REGISTER NOW FOR THE 2012 WARRIORS CUP SOCCER TOURNAMENT
June 29th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
REGISTER NOW FOR THE 2012 WARRIORS CUP SOCCER TOURNAMENT
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2012 NATIONAL STUDENT ATHLETE AWARDS: NOMINATE YOUR FAVORITE STUDENT ATHLETES TODAY
June 27th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Nominate your student favorite student athletes FOR the 2012 National Student Athlete Awards
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USA VS ANTIGUA & BARBUDA GOAL HIGHLIGHTS 3-1
June 11th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
USA VS Antigua & Barbuda 3-1 (Full Highlights All Goals) Eliminatoria Mundialista 2012
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2012 UPDATED HURRICANE SHELTERS AND MORE
June 8th 2012
National Office of Disaster Services
2012 Publication of the Names of the District Disaster Coordinators and The 2012 Hurricane Shelters.
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SUMMER TIME FUN IN THE NELSON
June 20th 2012
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
The National Parks Authority's Visitors Service Department presents Summer Time Fun in the Nelson's Dockyard.
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NATIONAL ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2012 A SUCCESS
June 6th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua and Barbuda National Athletics Championships came off with a bang at the YASCO Sports Complex on Sunday June 3, 2012.
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LAUNCH EDUSPORTSAB AND A HIGH PROFILE BASKETBALL CAMP IN JUNE
June 5th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Ministry of Sports to Launch Edusportsab and a High Profile Basketball Camp in June Stakeholder Support Requested
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ABFA EXTENDS EARLY BIRD TICKET SPECIAL
May 31st 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua & Barbuda Football Association (ABFA) has stretched the early-bird discount on tickets for the first home game of the FIFA World Cup Qualifiers from one day to four days.
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MAJOR SUCCESS FOR 22ND OECS MINISTERS OF EDUCATION MEETING
May 29th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Minister of Education, Dr. Hon Jacqui Quinn Leandro has hailed as very successful the two day meeting of OECS Ministers of Education just concluded in Basseterre St. Kitts.
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MINI-SPORTS FEST SHAPING UP NICELY
May 25th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Interest is building for the Min-Sports Fest featuring cricket and football to be staged on Saturday, 26 May, 2012 at the Buckleys School Field from 11am-7pm.
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LAST CALL BEFORE BENNA BOYS FACE USA
May 25th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antigua & Barbuda will have one last chance to rally around the Benna Boys before the team departs for Florida, where they will train for two weeks before facing the United States in the next round of the FIFA World Cup Qualifiers.
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BENNA BOYS RALLY GENERATION NEXT
May 23rd 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Students at several schools across the island barely concealed their excitement as the Benna Boys, on the cusp of the biggest games in the country’s football history, dropped in on their assemblies.
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EMPIRE RETAIN MINI-SOCCER FEST II LEAGUE TITLE
May 22nd 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Empire, Willikies, Swetes and Over Dey win titles in Mini-Soccer Fest II
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ANTIGUA GIRLS' HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION OFFERS SCHOLARSHIP
May 21st 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
"In Pursuit of Excellence" Scholarship is an annual scholarship program celebrating and rewarding the excellence and leadership of our youths, specifically those of the Antigua Girls' High School (AGHS).
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NEW MANAGEMENT AT THE OMS
May 21st 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Mr. Jessel Edwards will serve as the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education, SPORTS, Youth and Gender Affairs
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NATIONAL SCHOOL MEALS SERVICE
May 21st 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The National School Meals Service (NSMS) continues to provide hot, nutritious meals to over 2500 primary school children every day.
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MORE TEAMS TO TAKE PART IN MINI-SOCCER FEST II
May 17th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Interest is building for the second Min-Soccer Fest to be staged on Sunday, 20 May, 2012 at the Buckley’s School Field with two new categories added.
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OLD ROAD U17S, EMPIRE'S U14S AND U12S TRIUMPH IN MINI-SOCCER FEAST
May 1st 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Old Road Under 17s and Empire’s Under 14s and Under 12s won their respective age-groups in the first Mini-Soccer Fest on Sunday at the Buckleys School Playing Field Old organized by the Young Warriors Football Club.
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RECAP OF THE YOUTH MEDIA WORKSHOP
April 24th 2012
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
The Youth Media Workshop ended with a bang as the participants proudly showcased the fruits of their labour.
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2012 NATIONAL SPORTS AWARDS WINNERS
April 23rd 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Congratulations to the nominees and winners in the 2012 National Sports Awards! Special congratulations to the Antigua and Barbuda Amateur Cycling Association.
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APPOINTMENT OF DEPUTY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
April 20th 2012
National Office of Disaster Services
The Management Committee of the CDEMA Council, on the recommendation of the Executive Director, Mr Jeremy Collymore, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Elizabeth Riley as Deputy Executive Director of the Agency with effect from April 1, 2012.
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SIZE ISN'T THE MAIN FACTOR, BENNA BOYS TOLD
April 3rd 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Faith in self, belief in a higher power and the support of a nation were listed, Tuesday night, among the key ingredients the Benna Boys will need to realize success in the second round of the semifinals of 2014 World Cup qualifiers.
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SUPPORT BUILDS FOR BENNA BOYS
April 2nd 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Signs that the village is coming together to support Antigua & Barbuda's Benna Boys in their 2014 FIFA World Cup bid were evident Tuesday night at the launch of the campaign.
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NATIONAL TEAM FOR FIFA 2014 WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS
March 28th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antigua & Barbuda National Senior team starts training FIFA 2014 World Cup qualifiers
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STEPHEN AWARDED OLYMPIC SCHOLARSHIP
March 26th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua and Barbuda Olympic Association in collaboration with the International Olympic Committee is pleased to announce that Mr. Stephen Joseph has been awarded an Olympic Solidarity Scholarship to participate in the International Coaching Course (ICC) pursuing training in sports science in the discipline of Football at the Semmelweis University in Budapest, Hungary.
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NATIONAL SPORTS AWARDS NOMINATIONS OPEN
March 20th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Ministry of Education, Sports, Youth & Gender Affairs is now taking nominations for the 2012 Sports Awards, which recognize outstanding success of sports men and women in Antigua & Barbuda.
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GROUP SEATING FOR USA VS. ANTIGUA BARBUDA GAME AVAILABLE
March 19th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua & Barbuda Football Association (ABFA) has blocked out seats at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa , Florida, the venue for the opening encounter of the country’s 2014 World Cup Qualifier Campaign.
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ABFA BUCKLES DOWN FOR WORLD CUP QUEST
March 7th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua & Barbuda Football Association (ABFA) is working assiduously to set the stage for the national team's FIFA World Cup campaign, ABFA President Everton.
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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA ATHLETICS ASSOCIATION ELECTS NEW EXECUTIVE
March 5th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua and Barbuda Athletics Association (ABAA) on Thursday, elected a new executive to run the affairs of the organization for the next four years.
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BENNA BOYS HUNTING VICTORY, BETTER FIFA RANKING
February 29th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
A win is the ultimate when the National Football Team of Antigua & Barbuda comes up against Trinidad & Tobago at Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Stadium on Wednesday, at 4:45 pm.
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GOING GLOBAL WITH ANTIGUA FOOTBALL
February 28th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
President of the Antigua & Barbuda Football Association, Everton “Batow” Gonsalves has been named as member of the Organizing Committee for FIFA U-20 World Cup.
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PLANS PROGRESSING TO BUILD TWO NEW SECONDARY SCHOOLS
February 27th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Discussions are ongoing with representatives of the Chinese government in Antigua on construction of a secondary school at Five Islands.
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STUDENTS ENCOURAGED TO CHOOSE CAREER PATH IN ENVIRONMENT
February 24th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The platform was set for students to explore careers in the field of environment, exchange ideas with professionals, retrieve information on summer internship and possible projects during the second annual careers day, held Thursday at the Multipurpose Cultural Centre.
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FEMALE FOOTBALL IN FOCUS
February 24th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua & Barbuda Football Association (ABFA) is celebrating the successes of four of its female football players making their mark in the sport at two colleges in the United States.
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JENNIFER HECTOR WINS NAME THE TEAM CONTEST
February 21st 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Grand prizewinner Jennifer Hector was the quickest to the draw from among scores of people in the Antigua & Barbuda Football Association’s Name the Team Contest.
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MINISTRY OF SPORTS REPRESENTATIVE TO ATTEND THE 5TH WORLD CONFERENCE ON WOMEN AND SPORT
February 20th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua and Barbuda Olympic Association in collaboration with the International Olympic Committee, Olympic Solidarity is proud to nominate and provide financial support to Mrs. Anne Jonas from the Ministry of Sports to attend the 5th World Conference on Women and Sport which will be held in Los Angeles from February 16 to 18th, 2012.
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ANTIGUAN SELECTED TO VOLUNTEER ON THE ANTI-DOPING PARALYMPIC GAMES
February 20th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Ms. Kristy Dickenson has been selected to volunteer for the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games Limited (LOCOG) as a Doping Control Officer
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THE DEPARTMENT OF YOUTH AFFAIRS HOLDS SUCCESSFUL HEALTHY TEENS WORKSHOP
February 16th 2012
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
In an effort to support healthy teenage sexual choices, the Department of Youth Affairs held its annual National Teen Forum at the Multipurpose Cultural Centre on Monday 6th February 2011.
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NAME THE TEAM ENTERS FINAL PHASE
February 9th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
After two weeks, over 300 entries from at home and abroad and judges’ deliberations to select a top-eight list, the name the Antigua & Barbuda football team contest is in the final phase.
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NAME THE TEAM CONTEST RESONATES
January 27th 2012
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Submissions for the Antigua & Barbuda Football Association's name the football team competition are brisk halfway through the campaign.
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FLASH FLOOD POSSIBLE IN ANTIGUA
November 28th 2011
National Office of Disaster Services
Potential Flash Flood
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AYDEN AMBROSE TAKES THE BOYS 12 & UNDER TITLE
November 28th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
One week after the winning the Samantha's Academy tennis 10s tournament Ayden Ambrose a member to the Halcyon Tennis Club & Student of the Foundation Mixed School was once again victorious in the boys 12 & Under competition
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DEPARTMENT OF YOUTH AFFAIRS TO HOST ANTIGUA & BARBUDA YOUTH AWARDS 2011
November 25th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
It is no secret that there are talented young men and women in Antigua and Barbuda, making valuable contributions every day.
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STATEMENT TO PARLIAMENT CELEBRATING ACHIEVEMENT IN SPORTS
November 24th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Madame President, my voice joined the loud shouts of celebration at the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Stadium on the evening of November 11, 2011 when our national football team was successful in the game against Haiti.
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MINISTRY OF EDUCATION SHOWS ZERO TOLERANCE
November 24th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Education, Sports, Youth and Gender Affairs Minister, Dr. the Hon. Jacqui Quinn-Leandro on Wednesday addressed the House of Representatives during which she announced a zero tolerance to violence in schools policy.
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ANTIGUA TENNIS PLAYER RANKED NUMBER 1 BY THE INTERNATIONAL TENNIS FEDERATION
November 23rd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The November 22nd Rankings are out. Congratulations to all our players who are currently playing on the ITF circuit and continue to develop their game.
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RESULTS OF SAMANTHA'S TENNIS ACADEMY TOURNAMENT
November 22nd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The ABTA congratulates Samantha of 'Tennis with Samantha' on completing her first Tennis 10s Junior tournament.
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HMS BOREAS MEMORIAL RACE WAS HELD ON NOVEMBER 20
November 22nd 2011
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
The HMS Boreas Memorial Race, conceived as a part of the 50th Anniversary celebrations of Nelson’s Dockyard, took place in little wind last Sunday.
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DOCKYARD AT 50 IS A MODEL OF RESTORATION
November 18th 2011
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
Nelson’s Dockyard celebrated the 50th anniversary of its restoration with a fitting ceremony on Monday, November 14.
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ANTIGUAN SPRINTER WINS GOLD AND SILVER AT COMMONWEALTH YOUTH GAMES
November 16th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Congratulation to Tahir Walsh on his tremendous success at the Commonwealth Youth Games (GYG) in the Isle of Man (September 7th-13th).
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10TH ANNUAL CPTSA FEMALE FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT FINALS
November 16th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
5P's and Star Girls Meet For Final Showdown in 10th Annual CPTSA Female Football Tournament
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PM SPENCER CONGRATULATES NATIONAL FOOTBALL TEAM ON FIFA WORLD CUP QUALIFIER VICTORY
November 14th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Prime Minister the Hon. W. Baldwin Spencer has sent a message of congratulations to the National Football team on their victory on Friday night against Haiti in a FIFA World Cup Qualifier at the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Stadium.
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TRYUM CONDEMN WARRIORS TO ANOTHER DEFEAT
November 9th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
After earning their first points in their previous match, Inet Young Warriors would have been hoping to continue their improvement but the youngsters succumbed to their fifth defeat of the season at the hands of Tryum in the ABFA Second Division on Wednesday.
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NATIONAL ATHLETICS ASSOCIATION TO HOST AN IAAF TECHNICAL COURSE NEXT WEEK
November 11th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua and Barbuda Athletic Association will be hosting a week long International Amateur Athletics Federation (IAAF) technical course for thirty (30) participants from November 14 – 18
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RUPERT K. HENRY JUNIOR TENNIS TOURNAMENT RESULTS
November 8th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Saturday 5th November, 2011 was bustling with activity at the Halcyon by Rex Resort as our under 10 boys and girls started to battle in the final rounds of the competition.
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TEAM ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA DRAWS WITH GUADELOUPE ON THE ROAD TO HAITI
November 7th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antigua and Barbuda held Guadeloupe to a nil-all draw in the men from Wadadli's final test ahead of this Friday's crucial World Cup Qualifier.
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TEAM ANTIGUA & BARBUDA PREPS FOR HAITIAN ENCOUNTER
November 4th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Saturday’s game is scheduled for 7 pm, at Sticky Wicket Stadium. Admission is $10.
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TN KIRNON PRIMARY SCHOOL RECOGNIZED FOR PROACTIVE DISASTER MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME
October 19th 2011
National Office of Disaster Services
The National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) recognized the TN Kirnon Primary School and the School for the Deaf on Thursday for their proactive disaster management programme.
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AMPUTEE JAMOL PILGRIM TO COMPETE AT THE PARALYMPICS FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER AT LONDON 2012
October 19th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antigua and Barbuda could see one of their athletes compete at the Paralympics for the first time ever at London 2012 after the National Olympic Committee (NOC) stepped in to help T42 sprinter Jamol Pilgrim.
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MINISTRY LAUNCHES AGRICULTURAL SCHOOL GARDEN AT TRINITY ACADEMY
October 19th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Ministry of Agriculture, Lands, Housing & the Environment, on Tuesday launched at the Trinity Academy on Christia's succession planning strategy to seek emerging professionals.
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NELSON'S DOCKYARD RACE SERIES NEXT MONTH
October 18th 2011
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
As part of its 50th Anniversary celebrations, Nelson’s Dockyard will hold a series of two races on November 17 and 20, 2011.
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JEVANNIE AMBROSE AND D'JERI RAYMOND SECURING SPOTS IN THE CURACAO JUNIORS OPEN 2011
October 5th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Kudos are in order for both Jevannie Ambrose and D'Jeri Raymond for their performance that earned them spots in the main draw,which started yesterday.
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WARRIORS CUP FINAL SHOWDOWN TO BE PLAYED ON THURSDAY
September 13th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Cool & Smooth Men's Championship Cup of the Warriors Cup 2011 between Wadadli Events Rental Swetes and West Side Trucking Hill Top will be contested on Thursday, 15 September, 2011 at the English Harbour Playing Field at 5:30pm.
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LIST OF 2011 HURRICANE SHELTERS AVAILABLE
September 9th 2011
National Office of Disaster Services
Hurricane Preparations: Know your shelters
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RECIPIENTS OF THE WINSTON WILLIAMS JR. SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS ANNOUNCED
September 9th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The recipients of the Winston Williams Jr. Scholarship Awards were presented to the public on the Good Morning Antigua/Barbuda Show on ABS TV during its broadcast on Tuesday September 6, 2011.
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HILL TOP, SWETES TO CONTEST FINAL
September 5th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
New Warriors Cup champions will be crowned this year as debutants Hill Top and Swetes earned the right to contest the prestigious final after coming away with semi-final wins on Sunday in the Cool & Smooth Men’s Championship Cup at the English Harbour Playing Field.
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SWETES STORM INTO SEMI-FINALS
September 1st 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
A late surge by Wadadli Events Rental Swetes saw them overcome host club, inet Young Warriors 4-1 on Wednesday in the quarter-finals of the Cool & Smooth Men’s Championship Cup of the Warriors Cup 2011.
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GRENADES, HOPPERS PROGRESS TO SEMI-FINALS
September 1st 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Scoring the fastest-ever goal of the Warriors Cup proved to be a false dawn as Fort Road led twice before they were beaten 3-2 by Jennings Grenades who like Hoppers overcame Bullets 2-1 to progress to the semi-finals of the Cool & Smooth Men’s Championship Cup on Thursday.
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CELTICS, SWETES, WARRIORS SECURE LAST EIGHT PLACES
August 29th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Champions Celtics FC, formerly Goldsmitty, and Swetes stormed into the quarter-final of the Cool & Smooth Men’s Championship Cup of the Warriors Cup 2011 when comfortable on Saturday and later that day they were joined by host club, Young Warriors.
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VILLA LIONS, EMPIRE CELEBRATE TITLE WIN IN YOUTH CUP
August 15th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Villa Lions and Empire respectively won the Under 15 and Under 13 titles in the Youth Cup of the Warriors 2011 tournament on Sunday at the John Hughes Playing Field.
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FREEMAN'S VILLE EASE PAST PARHAM
August 18th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Ten-man Freeman's Ville had enough resolve to overcome a young and talented Ascot Arcade Parham side as they won their opening Group B encounter 3-1 on Monday in the Championship Cup of the seventh annual Cool & Smooth Warriors Cup football tournament at the English Harbour Playing Field.
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CHAMPIONS BEGIN WITH A BANG AFTER TS IRENE STRIKES
August 21st 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Celtic FC, formerly Goldsmitty and A&R Smitty, fired an early salvo in the defence of their title when they overpowered home side and newcomers John Hughes 6-1 in the lone match to be completed on Sunday in the Championship Cup of the Warriors Cup 2011 after Tropical Storm Irene hit the tournament on the weekend.
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"GET OUT OF GOVERNANCE, GET INTO DEVELOPMENT" - ANTIGUAN MINISTER URGES REGIONAL GOVERNMENTS
August 14th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antiguan Minister of State within the Ministry of Sport, Local Government and Special Projects, Senator, The Honourable Winston Williams Jr has called on regional governments to make greater investments in cricket.
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SMITTY BEGIN DEFENSE OF WARRIORS CUP AGAINST JOHN HUGHES
August 16th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Champions A& R Smitty will oppose home side John Hughes when they begin their defense on Sunday's second day the Championship Cup of the 2011 Warriors Cup which will be played from Aug. 20-Sept. 4 at three separate venues.
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TWO SILVER MEDALS FOR ANTIGUA & BARBUDA AT CAC CHAMPIONSHIPS
August 17th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Two Antiguan and Barbudan elite athletes won Silver medals at the 2011 Central American and Caribbean Athletics Championships held in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico.
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SEAGLANS AND OVALS EXCITE IN 2-2 DRAW
August 15th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Two goals in the last four minutes had the spectators baying for more as home side Stingray City Seaglans and Ovals of All Saints played to an entertaining 2-2 draw in the lone match of the Under 15 Youth Cup of the Warriors Cup at Glanvilles on Thursday.
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EMPIRE, VILLA LIONS SECURE U17 WINS
August 11th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Villa Lions served a stern warning as they whipped champions Young Warriors 4-0 while Empire rebounded to defeat newcomers Wadadli Events Services Swetes 1-0 in the Under 17 Youth Cup of the Warriors Cup 2011 at the John Hughes Playing Field on Wednesday.
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SEAGLANS, VILLA LIONS WIN IN U15, EMPIRE TRIUMPH IN U13
August 10th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Debutants Stingray City Seaglans caused an upset when they defeated hosts club Young Warriors 1-0 while Villa Lions got their campaign off to a good start when they overcame Young Cubans of all saints 2-0 in the under 15 Youth Cup of the Warriors Cup 2011 tournament on Tuesday at Glanvilles.
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JACOBS HITS HAT-TRICK IN EMPIRE
August 9th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Twadedre Jacobs blitzed a hat-trick as Empire came from behind to secure a competitive 3-2 win over host club Young Warriors in the Under 13 Youth Cup of the Warriors Cup 2011 at the Antigua Grammar School field on Monday.
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PARHAM MAKES IMPRESSIVE START IN U17 WARRIORS CUP
August 9th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Two goals each by national youth team players, Tevaughn Harriette and Jared Williams, inspired first-timers Parham to an impressive 7-0 win over Empire in their Under 17 curtain-raiser in the Under 17 Warriors Cup at Pigotts on Sunday
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USVI WON THE CARIBBEAN BASKETBALL CONFEDERATION (CBC) CHAMPIONSHIP
August 3rd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The USVI has won the Caribbean Basketball Confederation (CBC) Championship, defeating the host, Bahamas into second place, in a nail biting 91—89 finish, at the Kendal G.L. Isaacs National Gymnasium, Bahamas, on Friday night, July 29
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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA CYCLISTS HAVE A RANKING ON THE AMERICAN TOUR RANKING
July 27th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Check out the Copaci Bulletin 154
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50TH ANNIVERSARY OF NELSON'S DOCKYARD RESTORATION
July 25th 2011
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
Find out more about Nelson's Dockyard's 50th Anniversary celebrations.
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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA PARTICIPATES IN THE 2011 PAN AMERICAN JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS
July 21st 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Pan American Junior Athletics Championships will begin tomorrow, Friday July 22, in Miramar, Miami.
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MORE ATHLETES TO PARTICIPATE IN THE ALBA GAMES IN VENEZUELA
July 15th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Special Charter makes it possible for more Athletes to participate in the Alba games in Venezuela
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BARBUDA TRAINING
July 14th 2011
National Office of Disaster Services
The National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) and the Antigua and Barbuda Red Cross are working together to expand the membership base for disaster management in Barbuda.
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PRESIDENT OF THE ABAA ATTENDS ATHLETICS SEMINAR AND CONGRESS IN PUERTO RICO
July 13th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
President of the Antigua and Barbuda Athletics Association (ABAA), Dr. Rodney Williams, is attending a strategy development seminar in Rio Piedras Puerto Rico
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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA TO PARTICIPATE IN THE 2011 CAC GAMES IN MAYAGUEZ, PUERTO RICO
July 12th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The 2011 Central American and Caribbean Athletics Championships (CAC) are scheduled to take place in in Mayagüez, Puerto Rico this year from July 15 – 17, 2011.
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3RD KREYOL CARIBBEAN AMATEUR BOXING TOURNAMENT
July 12th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
A team from Antigua took part in the 3rd annual boxing tournament organized in Martinique from July 6th till july10th, 2011.
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STATUS ON ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA'S PARTICIPATION IN THE 4TH ALBA GAMES IN VENEZUELA
July 8th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
This serves to apologize sincerely for the delay in providing an update on Antigua and Barbuda's participation in the 2011 ALBA Games, scheduled to take place in Venezuela, July 17 - 30, 2011.
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7TH STAGE OF THE ANNUAL WARRIORS CUP TOURNAMENT
July 5th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Young Warriors Football Club presents the seventh staging of the annual Warriors Cup tournament
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SHOTGUN LEAGUE SCHEDULE
July 4th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture

WARRIORS CUP 2011 PROMISES EXCITING AND COMPETITIVE FOOTBALL AND PLAYER DEVELOPMENT
July 4th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Young Warriors Football Club (YWFC) announces the seventh staging of the annual Warriors Cup tournament which will be played in two categories from August 4-28, 2011 at three separate venues in Antigua and Barbuda
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STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES (SOPS) WORKSHOP
July 1st 2011
National Office of Disaster Services
The Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) in collaboration with the National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) is working on adapting model Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for the Eastern Sub-regional Focal Point of St Kitts/Nevis, Anguilla, the BVI and Montserrat.
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DAY 4 UPDATE JUNKANOO BOWL
June 30th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Press release Day 4 Update Junkanoo bowl
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ANTIGUA BARRACUDA FC TO FEATURE LIVE ON FOX SOCCER CHANNEL
June 29th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antigua Barracuda FC will make their Fox Soccer Channel debut on Friday night against FC New York in the USL Game of the Week. The clash will take place at Belson Stadium at 8pm.
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BIO ENDORSES ‘DECLARATION AGAINST DOPING IN SPORT’
June 29th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
BIO endorses ‘Declaration against Doping in Sport’
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UNDER 16 GIRLS VOLLEYBALLERS WIN GOLD
June 27th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antigua/Barbuda Under 16 Girls’ Volleyballers have succeeded in winning the Finals of the Eastern Caribbean Junior Volleyball Tournament defeating host country, St. Martin at the Omnisalle Sports Complex, Marigot, on Saturday night, June 25.
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PRESS RELEASE DAY 1 UPDATE JUNKANOO BOWL-BAHAMAS
June 26th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Press Release Day 1 update Junkanoo Bowl-Bahamas
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WICB MEDIA RELEASE: WINDIES SQUAD FOR 2ND DIGICEL TEST - KIRK EDWARDS REPLACES NASH
June 26th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
WICB Media Release: Windies squad for 2nd Digicel Test - Kirk Edwards replaces Nash
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UK COACHES TO HOST SOCCER ACADEMY INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL CAMP AT STICKY WICKET STADIUM
June 21st 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Soccer Academy will host four (4) FA qualified coaches from Monday July 4th to Friday July 8th 2011, at its’ first Annual International Football Camp at the Sticky Wicket Stadium.
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IMPROVED PRICES AND TIMES FOR BARRACUDA DOUBLE HEADER
June 21st 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antigua Barracuda FC tackle Orlando City SC in an important double header at the Sticky Wicket Stadium on Friday June 24th and Sunday June 26th 2011.
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SPORTS SUMMARY FOR 15TH JUNE 2011
June 17th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Sports Summary for 15th June 2011
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UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (UNDP) MEETING REPORT
June 15th 2011
National Office of Disaster Services
Antigua and Barbuda and other Caricom member states are being brought up to date with changes made at the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to enhance the process to access emergency support.
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SPORTS UPDATE FROM VENEZUELA JUNE 6, 2011
June 14th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Sports Update from Venezuela June 6, 2011
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STATEMENT FROM WEST INDIES CAPTAIN DARREN SAMMY
June 14th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Statement from West Indies Captain Darren Sammy
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FISHING TOURNAMENT
June 14th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Fishing Tournament
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WICB MEDIA RELEASE: WINDIES SQUAD FOR 4TH DIGICEL PEARLS ODI
June 14th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
WICB Media Release: Windies squad for 4th Digicel Pearls ODI
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WICB MEDIA RELEASE: WICB PRESIDENT SENDS CONDOLENCES ON THE PASSING OF ESMOND KENTISH
June 14th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
WICB Media Release: WICB President sends condolences on the passing of Esmond Kentish
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WICB MEDIA RELEASE: MARTIN CELEBRATES MAGIC MOMENT ON HOME SOIL
June 14th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
WICB Media Release: Martin celebrates magic moment on home soil
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KOFI ANNAN FELLOWSHIP
June 14th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
KOFI ANNAN FELLOWSHIP
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WICB MEDIA RELEASE: "WHEN I RETIRE I WANT TO BE A LEGEND" - RUSSELL
June 14th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
WICB Media Release: "When I retire I want to be a legend" - Russell
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WICB MEDIA RELEASE: WINDIES SQUAD FOR 3RD DIGICEL PEARLS ODI
June 10th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
WICB Media Release: Windies squad for 3rd Digicel Pearls ODI
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SANDALS FOUNDATION
June 10th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Sandals Foundation's Trans-Antigua Half Marathon
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WICB MEDIA RELEASE: SARWAN AIMING FOR FLUENCY AND BIGGER SCORES
June 8th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
WICB Media Release: Sarwan aiming for fluency and bigger scores
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WICB MEDIA RELEASE: SCOTIABANK KIDDY CRICKETERS TO DEBUT AT QUEENS PARK OVAL
June 8th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
WICB Media Release: Scotiabank Kiddy cricketers to debut at Queens Park Oval
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CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWSLETTER VOL.2, #29
June 7th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Headlines include: Female Football Looking Up but ABFA needs to go the distance West Five make unbeaten title run... And more.
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20TH ANNUAL WHIT MONDAY RELAY AND FUN WALK
June 6th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Registration is EC$10.00 for participants 20yrs & under, and $15.00 for persons over 20yrs.
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TENNIS 10'S TOURNAMENT RESULTS
June 6th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Halcyon Tennis Club Sanctioned by the Antigua & Barbuda Tennis Association held its first Tennis 10's Tournament. A compliment of 30 boys and girls juniors registered.
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WADA PUBLISHES GUIDELINES FOR COORDINATING INVESTIGATIONS AND SHARING ANTI-DOPING INFORMATION AND EVIDENCE
June 6th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
WADA Publishes Guidelines for Coordinating Investigations and Sharing Anti-Doping Information and Evidence
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WICB MEDIA RELEASE: POWER HITTER POLLARD WANTS TO MAKE AN IMPACT
June 6th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
WICB Media Release: Power hitter Pollard wants to make an impact
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CORRECTION: WADA SUSPENDS ACCREDITATION OF TURKISH DOPING CONTROL CENTER
June 5th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
WADA suspends accreditation of Turkish Doping Control Center
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WICB MEDIA RELEASE: ASHLEY NURSE READY TO ROMP V INDIA
June 5th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
WICB Media Release: Ashley Nurse ready to romp v India
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WICB MEDIA RELEASE: POWELL READY TO SHOW HE
June 5th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
WICB Media Release: Powell ready to show he's the "comeback kid"
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JOHNNIE WALKER PRESS CONFERENCE AT QPCC
June 3rd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Johnnie Walker press conference at QPCC
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HALYCON TENNIS JR. RESULTS
June 3rd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture

2011 HURRICANE SHELTER LIST
June 3rd 2011
National Office of Disaster Services
The Hurricane season just started, be sure to know where you can go in an emergency.
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TENNIS JUNIORS COTECC RANKING UPDATE
June 2nd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Tennis Juniors Cotecc ranking update as at 13/5/2011
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CPTSA 20TH ANNUAL WHIT MONDAY 4 X 1 MILE ROAD RELAY & FITNESS WALK
June 2nd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
CPTSA 20th Annual Whit Monday 4 X 1 Mile Road Relay & Fitness Walk
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2011 TITANS GRAND PRIX
June 2nd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Titans Athletics Club will be hosting the 2011 Titans Grand Prix on Saturday July 2nd
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UFV UNDERGRADS COMPLETE STINT; WINGS ESTABLISH SPORTING RELATIONS
May 30th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Though this week marks the end of another year of the Champions for Health Program - a collaborative effort between the Kinesiology and Physical Education Department at the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) and the Ministry of Education in Antigua/Barbuda, it also marks the beginning of something big.
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A&BAAA TO STAGE NATIONAL TRACK & FIELD MEET
May 23rd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua & Barbuda Amateur Athletic Association will be hosting its National Track & Field Meet on Sunday, June 19, at the YASCO Athletics Grounds.
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CASCADES FALL ON ANTIGUA FEMALE BASKETBALL - MUCH IMPROVEMENT NEEDED IN WOMENS BASKETBALL
May 23rd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The visiting Cascades of the University of the Fraser Valley, British Columbia are getting ready to rap up their five (5) week visit of Antigua/Barbuda.
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SPORTS MINISTRY GIVE SUPPORT TO CPTSA PROGRAMS
May 17th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
On Friday morning, May 13, Director of Sports, Mr. Mervyn Richards, handed over a cheque of over $7,500.00 to the Concerned Parents/Teachers Sports Association, at a Presentation Ceremony held at the Ministry of Sports Headquarters at Cassada Gardens.
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RESULTS OF THE 3RD ANNUAL SIR REGINALD SAMUEL TRACK AND FIELD CLASSIC
May 13th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture

RAIN THREATENED SIR REGINALD SAMUEL CLASSIC; ORGANIZERS REMAINED UNDAUNTED
May 10th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
A spate of bad weather threatened to halt the 2nd day of the 3rd Annual Sir Reginald Samuel Track & Field Classic.
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COUNTDOWN TO SIR REGINALD SAMUEL CLASSIC
May 3rd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The 3rd Annual Sir Reginald Samuel Track & Field Classic is scheduled to get underway on Saturday, May 7 and Sunday, May 8, 2011 at the YASCO athletics grounds.
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SUPER NOVA AND PIONEERS WIN EASTER MONDAY ROAD RELAY
May 3rd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Super Nova and Pioneers emerged ahead of the pack to take the 20th Annual Easter Monday 4 X 1 Mile Road Relay title in the Male and Female Overall Categories, respectively.
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SEARCH AND RESCUE
April 27th 2011
National Office of Disaster Services
An effort is being made to build search and rescue capacities for Antigua and Barbuda and by extension the region. This process aims to enhance the level of professionalism that is internationally accepted.
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EDGECOMBE AND CHARLES MEDAL AT CARIFTA GAMES
April 26th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Living up to her word in “aiming high for the goal,” Edlyn Edgecombe fell two steps to take the Bronze in the Girls U-20 Shot Put with a distance of 12.93 Meters. The Shot Put was won by Laurianne Laurendot of Guadeloupe with 13.80 Meters. Kellion Knibb of Jamaica was third with 13.79 Meters.
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A NEED FOR SPONSORS TO SUPPORT THE BASE FOR THE SIR REGINAL SAMUEL TRACK AND FIELD CLASSICS
April 18th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The hosting of the 3rd Annual Sir Reginald Samuel Classic is just about three weeks away, May 6—8 2011, at the YASCO Sports Complex, but the organizers are still in dire need of sponsorship to run the meet effectively.
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CONGRATULATIONS TO JUNIOR TENNIS PLAYERS
April 13th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Congratulation from Antigua and Barbuda Tennis Association!!
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MSC IN CLIMATE CHANGE AND DEVELOPMENT SCHOLARSHIP AVAILABLE
April 13th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
An opportunity has been made available for persons interested in pursuing a Masters of Science degree in Climate Change and Development.
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ABAVA 2011 LEAGUE - RANKING/STANDINGS AFTER ROUND 1
April 12th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
On Sunday, April 10, 2011 the Enforcers seized the night by pummeling Stoneville to dust. In a remarkable finish, the first round of the 2011 ABAVA league concluded with a 3:1 victory for the Enforcers over defending champion Stoneville.
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ANTIGUA FOOTBALL MASTERS TOURING TEAM
April 11th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
St. Croix Retroactive Masters Football Tournament - May 13 – 16, 2011
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TRINIDAD & TOBAGO ITF JUNIOR INTERNATIONAL TENNIS TOURNAMENT RESULTS
April 11th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture

BARBADOS JUNIOR INTERNATIONAL TENNIS TOURNAMENT RESULTS
April 11th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture

REINCARNATION OF KENYA WALKER - CUT FROM NATIONAL BASKETBALL SQUAD TO HIGHER HEIGHTS
April 11th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
It was the year of Independence 1981, “the training squad was asked to line up across the free throw lane, Villa basketball court, for the final selection for the First Caricom Basketball Championships to be held in Guyana,” is how Carl "Bollie" Knight remembers.
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CONGRATULATIONS TO KEMBA WALKER - MVP NCAA BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS
April 6th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Celebrate Kemba Walker
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THE ABNAA DECLARES THE NATIONAL YOUTH AND PRIMARY SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIPS A SUCCESS
April 5th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The national youth and primary school championships took place at the YASCO Sports Complex over the weekend, April 2-3, 2011.
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WINGS YOUTH FOOTBALL SHOWS APPRECIATION
April 4th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Wings Youth Football Committee held a picnic at Long Bay, on Sunday, March 27, as part of an Appreciation to the Wings football players.
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CPTSA TO STAGE 20TH ANNUAL EASTER MONDAY RELAY
April 4th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Concerned Parents/Teachers Sports Association will stage its 20th Annual Easter Monday 4 X 1 Mile Road Relay on April 25, 2011.
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ABFA SCORES BIG IN U-16 LEAGUE; BUT WINGS MAKE DISAPPOINTING START
March 28th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
After a successful completion of its senior leagues and U-13 Development League, the Antigua/Barbuda Football Association continues to show signs of improving the talent of football in the twin island State.
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NEED FOR NATIONAL SPORTS EVENTS CALENDAR; CLASHES CONTINUE TO AFFECT PARTICIPATION
March 22nd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The staging of the 2011 National Inter-schools' Track & Field Championships has brought to the forefront the need for a consolidated National Sports Calendar of Events.
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GOOD ATTEMPT BUT MEDIA STILL NEED TO STEP UP
March 22nd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
If one were to agree that the youth account for no less than 65 percent of the population of Antigua & Barbuda, and as the saying goes, “the youth are our leaders of tomorrow,” then one may safely agree that the youth should command more attention in realizing their goals and aspirations.
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SOLEYN BLISTERS TRACK AS CKHS REGAINS ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE
March 14th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Christ the King High School recaptured the 2011 Coca Cola sponsored Inter-schools’ Track & Field Championship (Female category) on Sunday night, March 13, at the YASCO grounds.
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STARZ A, JETS & STONEVILLE PROVED FORMIDABLE OPPONENTS
March 13th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Game on! From the blast of the first whistle in the competition, the stage was set. The fierce rivalry among teams is clear indication that their eyes are fixed on the championship titles.
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ABAVA 2011 LEAGUE - SCORES
March 11th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Female and male ABAVA 2011 League results
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SCHOOLS READY FOR ATHLETIC CHAMPIONSHIP
March 7th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Secondary schools in Antigua/Barbuda are putting their final touches to their teams’ preparation, this week, for the staging of the Coca Cola Inter-schools’ Track & Field Championships, March 12 & 13 at YASCO.
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EASTERN CARIBBEAN VOLLEYBALL ASSOCIATION (ECVA) RETAINS EXECUTIVE
March 7th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Eastern Caribbean Volleyball Association (ECVA) has retained its executive. The thirteen Presidents from the respective ECVA national federations met on Saturday at their annual general meeting to elect a five-member executive charged with taking the association to the next level over a four-year tenure.
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TAHYLIA LAKE WON PULLARAMA
March 5th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua/Barbuda National Domino Association, is please to announce the winner of the a Fundraising Barbecue and Pullarama which was held on Friday, 4th March, 2011 in aid of Tahylia Lake.
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UPRISING BOXING GYM BRINGS HOME GOLD FROM ST. LUCIAN TOURNAMENT. CONGRATULATIONS!
March 1st 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Heartiest congratulations are extended to the Management and Boxers of the Uprising Boxing Gym on their outstanding performance in the recent boxing match in St. Lucia. You have represented your country well.
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SPEECH DELIVERED BY MINISTER ADAMS AT THE PRESS CONFERENCE
February 9th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Honourable Eleston M. Adams Minister Responsible for Carnival In the Ministry of Tourism, Civil Aviation and Culture Remarks Announcement of 2011 Carnival Development Committee Ministry of Tourism Conference Room Tuesday 7th February, 2011 3:00 p.m.
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$77 MILLION ALLOCATED TO MINISTRY OF EDUCATION , SPORTS, YOUTH & GENDER AFFAIRS IN 2011 BUDGET
January 10th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
2011 Budget has allocated just about $77 Million to the Ministry of Education
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WINGS ATHLETES TO BE READY FOR TRACK SEASON
January 10th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Coming out of a fairly successful 2010 Track & Field season, Antiguan athletes are presently looking forward to building on their accomplishments.
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MAJOR EARTHQUAKE PREDICTIONS. STAY CALM.
December 29th 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
Residents are being encouraged to remain calm following a prediction that the Caribbean could be hit by a major earthquake any day.
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DOCKYARD HOSTS ONE OF THE TOP FIVE CHRISTMAS PARTIES IN THE WORLD
December 22nd 2010
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
The annual Nelson’s Dockyard Champagne Party has, so says organizer Hans Smit, been described as “the fifth best Christmas party in the World”.
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MOU CBO SIGNING CEREMONY
December 22nd 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture

CHRISTMAS IS UNIQUE IN ANTIGUA!
December 18th 2010
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
Christmas in Antigua just wouldn’t be Christmas without the annual Nelson’s Dockyard Champagne party.
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HAPPY HOLIDAY SEASON WISHES
December 15th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
We wish you a Happy Holiday Season & blessed New year
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ANTIGUA ASSISTS ST LUCIA FOLLOWING HURRICANE TOMAS
December 15th 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
The government of Antigua and Barbuda through the National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) is offering relief assistance to its CARICOM counterpart St Lucia following the passage of Hurricane Tomas.
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CHEVRON WEST INDIES LIMITED DONATES TO GRACE
December 3rd 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
The Citizens Welfare Division is getting well-needed support in its Christmas food hamper distribution programme targeting the country’s elderly.
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9TH ANNUAL CPTSA FEMALE FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT
December 1st 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Ottos Tigress and Villa Lions will play for the 3rd Place honours in the 9th Annual CPTSA Female Football Tournament, on Wednesday night, December 8th, 6:30 P.M. at the Radio Range Football Field.
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SVG ARE GILLIAN BRAZIER BASKETBALL CHAMPIONS
November 28th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
St. Vincent & the Grenadines captured the 11th Annual Gillian Brazier Basketball Shoot-Out Championship
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11TH ANNUAL GILLIAN BRAZIER BASKETBALL SHOOT-OUT - DAY 2 RESULTS
November 26th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Chase Collegiate of Connecticut, USA, trounced Dominica 70pts – 36pts in the first game of a double-header at the JSC Sports Complex as the 11th Annual Gillian Brazier Basketball Shoot-Out continued at the JSC Sports Complex on Thursday night, November 25.
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MINISTRY OF SPORTS AND NOC OFFICIALS TOUR FORMER NURSES HOSTEL
November 24th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
National Olympic Committee news!
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11TH ANNUAL GILLIAN BRAZIER BASKETBALL SHOOT-OUT
November 18th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Schedule of matches in the 11th Annual Gillian Brazier Basketball Shoot-Out.
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PRE-LNDEPENDENCE TENNIS TOURNAMENT REVIEW
November 17th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture

FEMALE FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT RESULTS
November 8th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Police Shackle Empress and 5P's stop SAP while unfortunate run for Empress
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TWO SPONSORS COMMIT TO BRAZIER SHOOT-OUT
November 2nd 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Harney Motors (Ltd) and GiGi Industries Ltd. are the two latest sponsors to assist the CPTSA in the hosting of the 11th An-nual Gillian Brazier Basketball Shoot-Out, scheduled for November 24—28, 2010 at the JSC Sports Complex.
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UNPREPARED GROUND FORCES POSTPONED OF FEMALE FOOTBALL MATCHES
November 2nd 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Games in the 9th Annual CPTSA Female Football Tournament scheduled for Saturday, October 30th had to be called off due to the unreadiness of the YASCO Football Field.
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POLICE SETTLE WITH SECOND DRAW WHILE SAP BEAT EMPRESS 1-NIL
October 25th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The ladies of the Royal Antigua Police Force could not find the net and cruised to a nil all draw against the Ottos Tigress, in the second game of the night, in the 9th Annual CPTSA Female Football Tournament at YASCO on Saturday, October 23rd.
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CPTSA CALENDAR OF EVENTS 2010/11
October 25th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
CPTSA Of Events 2010/11 & CPTSA Wings Sports Club Rules & Regulations.
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5P'S TAME LIONS
October 25th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Defending Champions 5P’s started their bid toward the Championship as the 9th Annual CPTSA Female Football Tournament
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HUTCHINSON (ANTIGUA) LTD SPONSORS CPTSA ANNUAL FEMALE FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT
October 19th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Good corporate citizen, Hutchinson (Antigua) Ltd., has once again come forward as the main sponsor of the CPTSA Annual Female Football Tournament.
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9TH ANNUAL CPTSA FEMALE FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT, 2010
October 18th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture

CPTSA FEMALE TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE
October 13th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The tournament will be a Round Robin and will be played thirty (30) minutes each half. The two two teams will play for a championship at the ARG at a date to be announced. Should you have any further questions please contact Mr. Lucaso Brumant at 774-4894/788-8783.
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IMPROVED COMMUNICATION SERVICE FOR SPORTS AND RECREATIONAL ENTITIES
October 11th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Effective October 11, 2010, our Department of Sports will be enhancing the communication service it offers to our major stakeholders collectively referred to as the sports and recreational entities, to include clubs and associations.
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STATUS ON THE CONSULTATIONS WITH SPORTS STAKEHOLDERS ON COMMUNITY BASED MANAGEMENT OF PUBLIC SPORTS VENUES.
October 11th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
We would wish to express sincerest appreciation to you for your willingness to participate in consultations held over the last few months on the concept of the community based management of public sports facilities.
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YBOA DONATES TO WINGS YOUTH BASKETBALL
October 11th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Youth Basketball Of America (YBOA) has once again come to the assistance of the Wings Youth Basketball.
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MINI TENNIS 2008 WINNERS PRIZE GIVING CEREMONY REPORT
October 6th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
On Wednesday 6th. October 2010 saw the hosting of the George Hourani Cool and Smooth Mini Tennis Prize Giving and Awards Ceremony at the National Archives.
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INTERNATIONAL PAIRS WORLD FINALS
October 5th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
INET International Pairs 2010 Golf Tournament winners Marcus Franker and Stewart Gordon travel to Scotland today, Monday, October 4 to represent Antigua and Barbuda at the International Pairs World Finals at the Loch Lomond Golf Course, which will be held October 6 to 8.
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CONGRATULATIONS TO ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA - 2010 LEEWARDS CRICKET CHAMPIONS!!!
October 5th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Information courtesy Mr. Enoch Lewis and WICB Website Leg-spinner Martin stars as Antiguans capture LICA 50-Over crown
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MINI TENNIS CELEBRATES STUDENT ATHLETE ACHIEVEMENT!!
October 4th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
There will be a Mini Tennis Prize Giving on Wednesday the 6th. of October at the National Archives at 9:00 am.
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CAUTION URGED WITH PREDICTED HEAVY RAINFALL
October 4th 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
The National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) is urging the general public to take care on the roads and watch out for localized flooding as the country continues to experience heavy rainfall.
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ANTIGUAN AND BARBUDAN CONTINGENT AT THE 2010 COMMONWEALTH GAMES
October 1st 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Message to the Antiguan and Barbudan Contingent at the 2010 Commonwealth Games Delhi, India
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CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWSLETTER#48.
September 20th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The 9th Annual CPTSA Female Football Tournament is scheduled to commence on October 4, 2010.Wings Youth Football practices begin on Saturday, September 25, starting at 8:30 A.M. at the Christ the King High School field. Wings Youth Track & Field training has already started at the YASCO grounds. Training runs from Monday to Friday 4:00P.M. – 6:30 P.M. All female basketball teams, local, regional and international are reminded of the 11th Annual Gillian Brazier Basketball Shoot-Out, now re-scheduled for November 24 – 28, 2010.
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DISASTER PREPAREDNESS FOR THE ELDERLY
September 15th 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
Director of the Community Development Division (CDD) Brenda Thomas-Odlum recently presented manager for the Government Residential Assistance and Care for the Elderly and Eligible (GRACE) programme Brenda Bennett with brochures on disaster preparedness for the elderly.
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11TH GILLIAN BRAZIER BASKETBALL SHOOT-OUT 2010 BROCHURE
September 14th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
View the 11th Gillian Brazier Basketball Shoot-Out 2010 Brochure.
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COMMUNITIES DISTRICT DISASTER COMMITTEE VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
September 14th 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
Get First Aid certified for free and be apart of the District Disaster Committee being constituted under the National Office of Disaster.
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CTV DONATES TO NODS
September 14th 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
In a gesture of goodwill CTV has donated complimentary cable service to the National Office of Disaster Services (NODS), in an effort to assist the organization to keep informed on current weather broadcast information particularly during the hurricane season.
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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA OLYMPIC AND COMMONWEALTH GAMES ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES ITS PARTICIPATION IN THE 2010 COMMONWEALTH GAMES TO BE HELD IN DELHI, INDIA
September 13th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antigua and Barbuda Olympic and Commonwealth Games Association announces its participation in the 2010 Commonwealth Games to be held in Delhi, India. The event will run from the 3rd – 14th October 2010.
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YASCO: WHITHER THOU GOEST
September 13th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Sports Officials Recieve Failing Grade
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RACERS BACK FROM ST. LUCIA SWIM MEET
September 7th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Swimming NEWS!! Wadadli Racers making waves
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CONGRATULATIONS TO H.E DANIEL BAKKA BAILEY - SILVER MEDALIST
September 6th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Congratulations To H.E Daniel Bakka Bailey - Silver Medalist In The IAAF/ Vt Bank Continental Cup in Split, Croatia.
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GILLIAN BRAZIER BASKETBALL SHOOT-OUT
September 6th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The 11th Annual Gillian Brazier Basketball Shoot-Out has been rescheduled from November 14 –21, to November 23—29, 2010.
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WINGS SETTLE FOR DRAW IN WARRIORS CUP
September 6th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
A Samory Farrel free kick found its target to give Wings a 1—0 Nil lead three minutes into the First Half against Willikies, as the Under 13 Division of the Warriors Cup continued on Saturday, September 4, at the Antigua Recreation Grounds.
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ATHLETES EXPERIENCE AT YOUTH OLYMPICS BREATH-TAKING
September 6th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The experience at the 1st Youth Olympics in Singapore, August 2010, was a breath-taking one.
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1ST ADVANCED SPORTS MANAGEMENT COURSE EXTENDED
September 3rd 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The 1st Advanced Sports Management Course extended to the end of working day on Monday 6th September.
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WINGS SPORTS CLUB RECRUITING ATHLETES -AGES 7 - 18 YEARS
September 2nd 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Wings Sports Club is now recruiting interesting Athletes (boys & girls) from the ages of 7 years to 18 years, in Track & Field, Basketball, Football and Volleyball.
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FUTURE KINGS WIN U13S, HOPPERS INTO SEMIS
August 31st 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Future Kings of Pigotts have been crowned Under 13 champions while Premier Division side Hoppers moved into the semi-final in the Open Championship of the sixth annual Warriors Cup sponsored by sponsored by Harney Motors, Cool & Smooth, APUA PCS INET, Snickers and M&M.
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NODS WANTS YOU TO KNOW: HURRICANE SHELTER ESSENTIALS.
August 31st 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
The National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) cannot emphasize enough the necessity of adequately being prepared when utilizing a shelter.
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1ST ADVANCED SPORTS MANAGEMENT COURSE HOSTED BY ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA OLYMPIC ASSOCIATION
August 31st 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua and Barbuda Olympic Association will be hosting the 1st Advanced Sports Management Course commencing November 2010.
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WARRIORS QUALIFY FOR SEMIS, GUYDADLI STAY IN THE HUNT
August 26th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Hosts Young Warriors moved into the semi-finals after a 1-0 win over Villa Lions in the sixth annual Warriors Cup sponsored by sponsored by Harney Motors, Cool & Smooth, APUA PCS INET, Snickers and M&M.
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NEWS UPDATE FROM THE FIRST YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES BEING HELD IN SINGAPORE!!!!!
August 23rd 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Congratulations to 16 year old Tahir Walsh who reached the Gold Medal Finals ran in the Boys 100 metres Group A category in the Bishan Stadium last evening and placed fourth in the event with a time of 10.71 seconds.
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CONGRATULATIONS! OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE IN THE CXC PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND SPORT EXAMINATIONS RESULTS
August 23rd 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
99.44% passes for 2010 CXC Examinations in Physical Education
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GOLDSMITTY BOOK SEMI-FINAL SPOT IN WARRIORS CUP 2010
August 23rd 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Premier Division contenders Goldsmitty have virtually assured themselves a semi-final berth when they won their second Group B game in the Open championship division of the sixth annual Warriors Cup sponsored by Harney Motors, Cool & Smooth and APUA PCS INET.
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WARRIORS, FORT ROAD SCORE WINS IN WARRIORS CUP OPENERS
August 20th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Highlights of the Warriors Cup Football opening
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WORLD FESTIVAL, WORLD BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS
August 20th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antiguan and Barbudan Contingent off to the Children of the World Festival, World Basketball Championships - Turkey
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FOLLOW OUR ATHLETES IN THE SINGAPORE YOUTH OLYMPICS
August 18th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Please follow our athletes in the 1st Youth Olympic Games in Singapore.
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REGISTRATION FORM - WARRIORS CUP
August 16th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Limited time only. Please register before the August 15th Deadline. Forms are attached for your convenience
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CONGRATULATIONS TO THE TENNIS TEAM!
August 16th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
We are truly proud to say that our Tennis athletes did well in St. Lucia.
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FOOTBALL! BASKETBALL!
August 16th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
*15 footballers left Antigua for Tortola *Basketball shoot out reminder
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REGISTRATION FORM FOR THE 9TH ANNUAL CPTSA FEMALE FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT
August 16th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
View Registration form for the 9TH Annual CPTSA Female Football Tournament, scheduled for October 2 -10, 2010, Antigua.
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FIRST SUMMER YOUTH OLYMPICS IN SINGAPORE
August 16th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Wings Tahir Walsh and Jalil Salmon left Antigua on August 12, to represent Antigua/Barbuda at the First Summer Youth Olympics in Singapore, August 14 – 26, 2010
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FOLLOW TENNIS IN ST. LUCIA
August 12th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Follow Tennis in St. Lucia courtesy the Antigua and Barbuda Tennis Association
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DISASTER PREPAREDNESS PLANNING AND RESPONSE IN THE NELSON’S DOCKYARD
August 4th 2010
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
When hurricanes threaten our islands, our first response is usually to our homes and families. Historical sites that are government owned are often forgotten and neglected; left to the elements and luck. But in the Nelson’s Dockyard, things are different.
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WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWSLETTER #24
August 4th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Wings Youth Footballers went down to Soccer Academy in a friendly on Thursday, July 29th. Wings Orlando Thomas secured a bronze medal in the 200m under 13 boys.
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RESULTS FROM THE CARIBBEAN UNION OF TEACHERS GAMES
July 29th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Caribbean Union of Teachers Games were held in St. Kitts on July 23 and 24, 2010.
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SUMMER 2010 RESEARCH SEASON, NELSON’S DOCKYARD NATIONAL PARKS RESEARCH CENTER
July 28th 2010
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
The annual summer research program has begun. Archaeologists and students from Chico Campus California State University, led by Professor Georgia Fox have returned to work at Betty’s Hope
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YOUNG BASKETBALL MEET ORLANDO MAGIC ADONAL FOYLE
July 26th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The 2010 Youth Basketball of America International Basketball (YBOA) Camp came to a successful conclusion on Friday, July 24, at the Hunter's Creek Basketball Gymnasium, Orlando, Florida.
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ANTIGUA & BARBUDA IN GOOD STANDING WITH THE UNESCO CONVENTION AGAINST DOPING IN SPORT
July 26th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Effect from July 15, 2010 Antigua and Barbuda became the 144th Country to ratify the UNESCO Convention Against Doping in Sport.
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CONGRATULATIONS TO DANIEL BAILEY, 100 METRES SILVER MEDALLIST
July 26th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Congratulations Ambassador Bailey from the Government and People of Antigua and Barbuda!
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MAYAGUEZ 2010 - CAC GAMES
July 21st 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The cyclists will be the first of the Antiguan contingent to compete at the Mayaguez 2010, Central American and Caribbean Games.
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HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS BOOKLET
July 21st 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
Available at the NODS office from August. Download your copy today!
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CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWSLETTER #39
July 19th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
CPTSA & ABFA To Collaborate on Female Football, Wings off to YBOA Int'l Basketball Camp.
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THE ANTIGUA & BARBUDA OLYMPIC ASSOCIATION APPOINTS NEW SECRETARY GENERAL
July 15th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua and Barbuda Olympic Association announces the appointment of Mr. Cliff L. Williams to the position of Secretary General effective July 12th, 2010.
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WINGS TRACK ATHLETES CONTINUE TO PERFORM
July 12th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Ten athletes of Wings Youth Track & Field participated in the Titans Grand Prix in Nevis on July 3rd and 4th, 2010.
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11TH ANNUAL GILLIAN BRAZIER BASKETBALL SHOOT-OUT - NOVEMBER 2010
July 12th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Calling all Basketball Associations, Basketball Clubs, Schools, and Coaches.
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9TH ANNUAL FEMALE FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT RE-SCHEDULED
July 7th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
You are kindly informed that the 9th Annual Female Football Tournament has been re-scheduled to October 2 – 10, 2010
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CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWS LETTER # 37
July 5th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Junior Sports Awards Ceremony Satisfactory but absentees clearly visible
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FLASH FLOOD WATCH
July 5th 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
Hurricane Shelter List for 2011 Hurricane Season just released by NODS.
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CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWSLETTER # 36
June 28th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
It has been a long time coming, but the Office of the Minister of State, Local Government & Special Projects, responsible for Sports, has taken the initiative to solve the problem of the high cost of accommodation for visiting sporting groups to Antigua/Barbuda.
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OLYMPIC DAY MESSAGE FROM THE MINISTER OF STATE, SPORTS SENATOR, HONOURABLE WINSTON WILLIAMS JR.
June 23rd 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Let us celebrate the achievements of the Olympians of Antigua & Barbuda
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ASTECS 2010 TOURNAMENT INVITATION ANTIGUA
June 22nd 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Asctecs invite you to the 5th Astecs Masters Football Tournament in Antigua & Barbuda scheduled for November 26 to 28, 2010 at the Antigua Recreation
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CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWS LETTER # 35
June 21st 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Walsh to Compete at CAC
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COMMUNITIES ARE TO BE COMMENDED AND ENCOURAGED TO TAKE OWNERSHIP OF SPORTS AND RECREATIONAL FACILITIES
June 21st 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Here's an opportunity for you to identify persons, groups/organizations who have made a significant contribution to the upkeep and maintenance of public sports and recreational venues in your area. The Award Ceremony is coming to your area
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CELEBRATE OUR STARS
June 16th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
National School & Associations Sports Recognition Ceremony
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NOTICE OF EXECUTIVE MEETING OF ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION
June 14th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
All members of the Executive Committee of the Athletic Association are advised that there will be a meeting of the Executive on Tuesday 15th June, commencing at 7.00 pm in the offices of the President on Long Street.
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NEED TO RAISE TALENT FROM THE GROUND UP
June 14th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Read CPTSA Wings Sports Club News Letter # 34
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PHILMORE MULLIN DEPLORES FAILURE IN ENFORCING BUILDING REGULATIONS
June 8th 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
Director of the National Office of Disaster Services Philmore Mullin is taking issue with the failure of authorities to prosecute violators of Antigua & Barbuda’s building regulations...
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ANTIGUA'S JYME BRIDGES CROWNED 2010 OECS CYCLING CHAMPION
June 7th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Join me in congratulating Jyme Bridges, Robert Marsh and the rest of the Antigua and Barbuda's National Cycling team...
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CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWSLETTER #33
June 7th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
CPTSA to host 9th Annual Female Football Tournament and more...
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BOXING TOURNAMENT WAS A SUCCESS
June 2nd 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Check out results and information on the tournament
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CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWSLETTER #32
May 31st 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Parental Support Key to Kevinia's Career and More.
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NETBALL! NETBALL! ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA VILLAGE LEAGUE RESULTS
May 27th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Results for Netball Village League Matches.
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OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCES BY ANTIGUA
May 27th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Congratulations - The National Athletic Association brings home a winning team.
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THE RESULTS ARE IN FOR THE 19TH ANNUAL WHIT MONDAY 4 X 1.5 MILES ROAD RELAY & FUN WALK 2010
May 26th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
19th ANNUAL WHIT MONDAY 4 x 1.5 MILES ROAD RELAY & FUN WALK RESULTS 2010.
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CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWSLETTER #31
May 25th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture

ENTRY FORMS FOR THE NATIONAL HFG FESTIVAL
May 18th 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
All interested persons are ask to collect entry forms at the Ministry of Social Transformation Headquarters.
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19TH ANNUAL WHIT MONDAY ROAD RELAY & FITNESS WALK
May 18th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Concerned Parents/Teachers Sports Association will be hosting its 19th Annual Whit Monday Road Relay & Fitness Walk.
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CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWSLETTER #30
May 17th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Wings Sports Club say THANK YOU to sponsors!
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ECONOMICS OF CLIMATE ADAPTATION STUDY FOR THE CARIBBEAN
May 14th 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
Over 40 representatives from Caribbean and International Agencies met in Barbados to discuss the initial results from a recent investigation into the Economics of Climate Adaptation (ECA) in the Caribbean.
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9TH ANNUAL CPTSA FEMALE FOOTBALL SHOWDOWN
May 11th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The 9th Annual CPTSA Female Football Tournament is scheduled to commence on July 4 and ends on July 11, 2010.
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2ND ANNUAL SIR REGINALD SAMUEL TRACK & FIELD CLASSIC - RESULTS
May 4th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture

A HUNDRED PERCENT EFFORT BUT ORGANIZERS NOT SATISFIED WITH SUPPORT FOR SIR REGINALD CLASSIC
May 4th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The CPTSA Wings Youth Track & Field Committee will meet soon to do a post mortem of the Sir Reginald Samuel Track & Field Classic held May 1 & 2, 2010 at the YASCO Sports Complex.
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CONGRATULATIONS MR. EDDISON WILLIAMS & HIS SAILING TEAM FOR COMING IN 3RD OVERALL IN SAILING WEEK
May 4th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Hip Hip Hip Hooray! Sailing as part of the team on the Sail Boat Elethea, Eddison Williams is elated with the overall third place win in the 2010 Antigua Sailing Week. Congratulations!! from all of us
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MINISTRY LEARNS THE WAY TO HAPPINESS
April 30th 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
Twenty officers from the Ministry of Social Transformation participated in “The Way to Happiness” Conference held aboard the Freewinds Ship on Thursday.
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SCHEDULE FOR VOLLEYBALL JUNIOR TOURNAMENT
April 29th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Eastern Caribbean Volleyball Association Junior Men Tournament
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DISASTER MANAGEMENT TASK FORCE FOR THE WIDER CARIBBEAN ESTABLISHED
April 29th 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
Director of the National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) Philmore Mullin represented Antigua and Barbuda at the first meeting of the CARIFORUM/OCT/FCOR/EU Disaster Management Task Force recently held in Trinidad and Tobago.
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CRICKET DIGICEL SERIES 2010 COMING TO ANTIGUA
April 27th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
May 19-24 West Indies vs. South Africa
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COUNTDOWN TO SIR REGINALD SAMUEL - NEWSLETTER # 27
April 26th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The countdown has started for the staging of the 2nd Annual Sir Reginald Samuel Track & Field Classic, May 1 & 2, 2010.
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ADVANCING COMPREHENSIVE DISASTER MANAGEMENT SUPPORT FOR ANTIGUA
April 26th 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
Officials of the National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) on Friday wrapped a four day mission with CDEMA’s Senior Programme Officer for the Comprehensive Disaster Management- Harmonized Implementation Programme (CDM-HIP) Saudia Rahat.
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CPTSA NEWSLETTER #27
April 26th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
CPTSA Wings Sports Club Newsletter #27
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LAUNCH OF ENGLISH HARBOUR/FALMOUTH CCTV SECURITY SYSTEM.
April 23rd 2010
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
In February of 2009 a Committee was set up to consider the introduction of CCTV cameras in the English Harbour and Falmouth areas.
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2ND ANNUAL SIR REGINALD SAMUEL TRACK & FIELD CLASSIC
April 22nd 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
You are kindly reminded to submit all entries of your Club/team, including date of birth, categories, and events for each athlete.
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FIRST AID TRAINING
April 21st 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
More than eight hundred persons have been trained in basic first ai
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REGIONAL DISASTER MANAGEMENT
April 21st 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
Advancing Public Education and Awareness in Regional Disaster Management
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DISASTER MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP
April 20th 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
Last week's workshop was a productive one
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CPTSA EXPECTING EXCITING ATHLETIC MEET AND NEWSLETTER 26
April 19th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Although the public will be looking out to see some of Antigua/Barbuda’s Carifta athletes, the brunt of the excitement is expected to come in the U-11, U-13 and U-15 Categories. There is a lot of untapped talent in those categories and all that’s necessary now is for parents to take the time to seriously support their children.
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2ND ANNUAL SIR REGINALD SAMUEL TRACK & FIELD CLASSIC
April 15th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Concerned Parents/Teachers Sports Association will be hosting the 2nd Annual Sir Reginald Samuel Track & Field Classic - May 1 & 2, 2010, at the YASCO Sports Complex, Antigua, 1:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. each day.
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CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWSLETTER #25
April 12th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
CPTSA Wings Sports Club Newsletter #25
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VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE
April 12th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Local volleyball tournament schedule
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INTERNATIONAL JUNIOR VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT
April 12th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Junior teams from around the Caribbean compete in Antigua
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39TH CARIFTA GAMES
March 29th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
39th Carifta Games April 3rd - 5th, 2010 Cayman Islands
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THE ANTIGUA & BARBUDA BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION
March 29th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
President advise all the Antigua & Barbuda Basketball Association League will be starting on the 11th of April 2010
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CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWSLETTER #22
March 23rd 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWSLETTER #22
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CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWSLETTER #21
March 16th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWSLETTER #21
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ATLANTIC HURRICANES
March 11th 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
Names of Atlantic Hurricanes for 2010
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HAITI RELIEF SUPPLIES
March 11th 2010
National Office of Disaster Services
NODS Stocks 40-foot Container with Haiti Relief Supplies
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CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWSLETTER
March 9th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
View February CPTSA Wings Sports Club Newsletter Issue # 20
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THE KENNY BENJAMIN COMMUNITY CRICKET FESTIVAL 2010
March 4th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The following are the schedule of events and Taster Workshops for the Inaugural Kenny Benjamin Community Cricket Festival to be held at the Sir Viv Richards Stadium on March 6 & 7, 2010.
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ANTIGUA & BARBUDA TRIATHLON ASSOCIATION DUATHLON
February 26th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
This Sunday 28th Febuary
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SPORTS ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA UPDATES: ROUNDERS NEWS
February 26th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua and Barbuda Rounders Association will be hosting the Ladies Super 8's Rounders Tournament on Feb. 28, 2010.
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CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NOTICES
February 26th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
CPTSA 19th ANNUAL EASTER MONDAY 4 X 1 MILE ROAD RELAY & FUN WALK
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LAUNCH OF GUINNESS STREETBALL TOURNAMENT
February 26th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Guinness Streetball Tournament will begin on 28th of February 2010 andwill conclude on the 28th of March 2010.
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SPORTS ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA UPDATES: QUEEN'S BATON RELAY RACE
February 26th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
GET READY, SET AND GO FOR THE 2010 QUEEN'S BATON RELAY RACE TO BE HELD INANTIGUA MARCH 13 - 14, 2010!
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SPORTS ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA UPDATES
February 26th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Deadline for the National Sports Branding Competition has been extendedon April 2, 2010
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SPANISH PROGRAMMING FOR SPORTS, LOCAL GOVERNMENT & SPECIAL PROJECTS
February 26th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Office of the Minister of State: Sports, Local Government & SpecialProjects is pleased to announce it's Spanish Programming with our own Julio Naso.
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SCHOOL SPORTS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2010
February 24th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
On Friday, February 26, 2010, the 2010 School Sports Championships will be launched at the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Stadium.
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ANTIGUA & BARBUDA BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION
February 22nd 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Launch of Guinness Street ball Tournament
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SPANISH PROGRAMMING FOR SPORTS, LOCAL GOVERNMENT & SPECIAL PROJECTS
February 22nd 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Office of the Minister of State: Sports, Local Government & Special Projects is pleased to announce it's Spanish Programming with our own Julio Naso. Tune in on the following days to get updates on our activities in Spanish:
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ABCA LOCAL CRICKET SEASON 2010
February 18th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Local Cricket Season starting with the ABCA Hayden Walsh 6 A SIDE Competition which bowls off on Saturday 27th February & 28th February, 2010 at the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Stadium.
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NATIONAL SPORTS BRANDING COMPETITION EXTENDED
February 17th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The deadline for the National Sports Branding Competition has been extended to April 2nd, 2010.
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WOMEN 20-20 MATCH
February 17th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Women to Play Exhibition 20-20 Match
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FACILITATORS PREPARING FOR TASTER WORKSHOPS
February 16th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The five facilitators that will be hosting Taster workshops at the first Kenny Benjamin Community Cricket Festival
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UWI INTRODUCES EXECUTIVE SPORTS MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME
February 11th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The University of the West Indies (UWI) and the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) introduce a new new Executive Sports Management programme.
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ESSEX CRICKET TEAM TOUR TO ANTIGUA & BARBUDA
February 10th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
A team from Essex will be in Antigua and Barbuda on a Cricket Tour from February 13 - 20.
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17TH NATIONAL SPORTS AWARDS COMING
February 9th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The 17th National Sports Awards is scheduled to be held on April 17, 2010.
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DANIEL BAILEY DOES IT AGAIN
February 9th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Congratulations Daniel!
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FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION CALENDAR
February 5th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
ABFA calendar of events – 2010
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MEETING OF REGISTERED SPORTING BODIES & PROFESSIONALS
February 5th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
February 24 4:30 - 5:30 pm
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KENNY BENJAMIN TO HOST COMMUNITY CRICKET FESTIVAL
February 4th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Cricket fans, administrators, sports clubs will have an opportunity to participate in the first Kenny Benjamin Community Cricket Festival – a two-day event slated for March 6 and March 7, 2010 at the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Stadium.
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SECURITY INITIATIVE TO BE LAUNCHED IN THE NATIONAL PARKS AREA
January 26th 2010
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
The Antigua and Barbuda National Parks Authority is continuing on its drive to make the National Parks area safe and secure for residents and visitors alike.
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THE ANTIGUA & BARBUDA SOFTBALL CRICKET ASSOCIATION (ABSCA) DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION
January 15th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua & Barbuda Softball Cricket Association (ABSCA) advises all clubs/teams that registration for the 2010 seasn is presently on going
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THE MINISTRY OF SPORTS MOURNS THE PASSING OF CRICKETER, COACH AND PAST COORDINATOR - MR. HAYDEN WALSH
January 11th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Honourable Dr. Jacqui Quinn Leandro and Senator the Honourable Winston Williams Jr. joined the rest of the cricketing fraternity in expressing condolences to the family of Mr. Hayden Walsh after learning of his sudden passing on Saturday January 9, 2010.
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NATIONAL SPORTS BRANDING COMPETITION
January 5th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Get a chance to win $10,000!
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CTPSA 2010 CALENDAR OF EVENTS
January 4th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
CPTSA 2010 Calendar
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GILLIAN BRAZIER BASKETBALL RESULTS
January 4th 2010
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
10th Annual Gillian Brazier Basketball Shoot Out Results
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JR ORANGE BOWL 2011 DAY 3 (19TH DEC, 2011)
December 22nd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Jr Orange Bowl 2011 day 3 (19th Dec, 2011)
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JR ORANGE BOWL 2011 DAY 2 (18TH DEC, 2011)
December 22nd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Jr Orange Bowl 2011 day 2 (18th Dec, 2011)
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PRESS UPDATE- AMERICAN CUP DAY 3
December 15th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
PRESS UPDATE- AMERICAN CUP DAY 3
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ANNUAL TENNIS REPORT
December 12th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
From the ITF Regional Officer
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AMERICAN CUP DAY 2 UPDATE
December 12th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Raymond & Graves #6 seed will tomorrow meet the #3 seeded doubles team of Lisa Ponomar of Germany & Kateryna Riabtseva of Ukrain.
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SANDALS HALF MARATHON DRAWS 200
December 12th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Wet conditions did not stop 200 people from participating in the second annual Sandals Foundation Trans-Antigua Half Marathon.
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SINCEREST CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY OF THE LATE ARMALD DERRICK
December 8th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Please join me in extending sincerest condolences to ABFA General Secretary, Mr. Gordon"Banks" Derrick whose father will be laid to rest today.
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RAYMOND SELECTED ON ITF/GRAND SLAM TOURING TEAM
December 5th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antigua & Barbuda's D'Jeri Raymond has been selected for an International Tennis Federation (ITF)/Grand Slam junior touring team which will compete in a series of junior tournaments during January and February 2012 in South America.
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ANNUAL OPEN WATER SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS
December 1st 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Antigua & Barbuda Amateur Swimming Association’s Annual Open Water One Mile and Two Mile Swimming Championships took place on November 20th at Fort James Beach
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CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB NEWSLETTER VOL.3, #4, NOVEMBER 27, 2011
November 28th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
CPTSA Wings Sports Club NewsLetter Vol.3, #4, November 27, 2011
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CONCEPT FOR THE NATIONAL SPORTS UNIFORM DESIGN
November 28th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Concept for the National Sports Uniform Design
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ST. GEORGE MP CONGRATULATES NATIONAL FOOTBALLER KERRY SKEPPLE ON VICTORY GOAL IN FIFA WORLD CUP QUALIFIER MATCH
November 14th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
St. George MP Congratulates National Footballer Kerry Skepple on Victory Goal in FIFA World Cup Qualifier Match
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CHASSIDY KING AND KEISHORA ARMSTRONG OFF TO NY TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP
November 9th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Ghent residents, Chassidy King and Keishora Armstrong defeated fellow teammates Molly Goodman and Mitali Das in straight sets this afternoon in Schenectady to earn the #1 spot as the Section II girl's high school tennis champions.
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ASTECS MASTERS FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT
November 6th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Join us in Antigua and Barbuda for our 6th annual Masters Football Tournament.
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MANCHESTER CITY BOSS MANCINI OPEN TO RECALLING TEVEZ
November 4th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Interesting BBC article
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ASTECS MASTERS TOURNAMENT NOV 25-27 - REGISTRATION DEADLINE EXTENDED
October 18th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Astecs Masters Tournament November 25-27 - Registration Deadline Extended
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PRESS UPDATE- CURACAO OPEN
October 6th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Curacao Open U18 qualifying rounds started with Jody Maginley (ANT) vying for a spot in the main draw.
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DOES GAYLE REALLY WANT TO PLAY FOR THE WEST INDIES?
October 3rd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
When the West Indies officially begin their tour of Bangladesh in a couple weeks'time it will be about 1o months since opener Chris Gayle last represented the region at the highest form of the game.
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KING AND QUEEN OF DOMINOES 2011
September 28th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Do not miss your opportunity to reign.
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NATIONAL POLICY ON SPORTS AND RECREATION FINAL DRAFT FOR REVIEW AND FEEDBACK UNTIL OCTOBER 12, 2011.
September 23rd 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Please note that all feedback should be sent to : oms.abgov@gmail.com by October 12, 2011
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STATEMENT FROM PRIME MINISTERIAL SUB-COMMITTEE ON CRICKET MEETING CHAIRED BY PRIME MINISTER W. BALDWIN SPENCER
September 13th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Prime Minister the Hon. W. Baldwin Spencer on Monday chaired a meeting of the Prime Ministerial Sub-Committee on Cricket to address issues affecting the West Indies Cricket Team.
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PM SPENCER CONGRATULATES TAHIR WALSH FOR WINNING GOLD AT THE COMMONWEALTH YOUTH GAMES IN THE ISLE OF MAN
September 10th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Prime Minister the Hon. W. Baldwin Spencer has sent a congratulatory message to Antiguan sprint sensation Tahir Walsh who captured the Gold Medal in the Men 100 Metre finals in the Commonwealth Youth Games being held in the Isle of Man.
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WADA COMMITTEE VACANCIES 2012
September 9th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
All nominations should be sent to WADA Executive Office at michele.mercier@wada-ama.org before October 14, 2011
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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA OLYMPIC ASSOCIATION: NEWSLETTER ISSUE #1 JANUARY - JULY 201
August 19th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Antigua and Barbuda Olympic Association: Newsletter Issue #1 January - July 2011
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SEN. HON. WINSTON WILLIAMS REMARKS AT THE LAUNCH OF SANDALS CRICKET ACADEMY 2011
August 14th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Remarks - Sen. Hon. Winston Williams - at the Launch of Sandals Cricket Academy 2011
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CALL FOR NOMINATIONS...NATIONAL YOUTH AWARDS 2011
August 10th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
The Department of Youth Affairs once again gets ready to host the National Youth Awards 2011
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WINGS SETTLE FOR DRAW AS WARRIORS YOUTH CUP OPENS
August 8th 2011
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
CPTSA Wings Sports Club Newsletter Vol.2, #40, August 7, 2011
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VIP WELCOME FOR GAVIN TONGE
December 23rd 2009
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
West Indian Cricketer, Fast Bowler, Gavin Tonge returned home yesterday afternoon to a VIP Welcome at the Sir V C Bird International Airport.
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ABNOA PRESIDENT'S REPORT
December 16th 2009
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
President's Report - Antigua and Barbuda National Olympic Association (ABNOA) - 2009 General Congress held on December 10, 2009
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BARBADOS FOOTBALL FESTIVAL
December 16th 2009
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Invitation for the 2010 Barbados International Masters Football Festival from ASTECS
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