Month: April 2016

Venezuela is in free fall. What’s next for PetroCaribe?

Most of the Caribbean depends on Caracas for subsidised oil, but there is no telling how long the crippled Venezuelan economy can sustain it

/ April 25, 2016

The United Nations votes to keep the war on drugs alive

With one vote, the UN General Assembly will help entrench an illegal global drug trade worth billions of dollars

/ April 22, 2016

In Haiti, there is no quick fix after postponed Presidential elections

Calls for Haiti to conclude the second round of a presidential election run-off, while ignoring the irregularities of the first, will do the Haitian people no favours

/ April 15, 2016

The Panama Papers: More innuendo, less fact

Panama has been very strong in its opposition to the OECD, and it is now paying the price

/ April 8, 2016