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The dark side of the sunny Caribbean – Waterloo Record

Waterloo RecordThe dark side of the sunny CaribbeanWaterloo Record“Here” is St. Vincent and the Grenadines, a Caribbean country of white-sand beaches and turquoise waters — a vacationer's paradise. But according to a new report spearheaded by Quebec researchers, the sun-dappled island has a dark side: a “cultural ...and more » Continue reading →

PR News

Markel Corporation Names Britt Glisson Global Insurance Division President

Share RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL), a holding company with insurance operations and other investments around the world, announced that Britt Glisson has been appointed President of the Global Insurance division effective November 17, … Continue reading →

CAB CONFERENCE PROVIDES THE RIGHT FORUM TO PLAN FOR SUCCESS IN A CHANGING ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT

Share Attendees at the Caribbean Association of Banks (CAB) 41st Conference and Annual General Meeting held in Grenada from November 12-15, 2014. (CAB image) CaribPR Wire, CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Monday November 24, 2014: The Caribbean Association of Banks (CAB) successfully … Continue reading →

Walden University Survey Reveals Younger Adults Are Believed To Be More Passionate About Positive Social Change

Share Insights also indicate that older adults are seen as being able to make more of a difference than younger adults MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – A young person’s passion can be powerful when it comes to positive social change, … Continue reading →

Entertainment

Derek Lam 10 Crosby open first ever store

Share Tweet American designer Derek Lam has opened a new flagship store in New York City for his 10 Crosby second line. Located at 115 Mercer Street in SoHo, the 2,200 square foot space is the first ever standalone location for … Continue reading →

Business

Huge Quantum of the Seas arrives at Port Canaveral – Florida Today

Florida TodayHuge Quantum of the Seas arrives at Port CanaveralFlorida TodayRoyal Caribbean's Quantum of the Seas made its first visit to Port Canaveral today on its way from its New Jersey home port to the Bahamas. The ship has a capacity of 4,905 passengers and a crew of 1,500, making it the largest cruise ship ever to visit ...Searching for authenticity on my first cruiseU-T San DiegoQuantum has the latest in everythingEdmonton JournalHere Are 5 New Features Aboard Australia's Voyager Of The Seas That Will ...Business Insider Australiaall 98 news articles » Continue reading →

Sports

Sports people who triumphed after traumatic head injuries like Phillip Hughes’ – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldSports people who triumphed after traumatic head injuries like Phillip Hughes'Sydney Morning HeraldHe took to the field again within four months, playing in a charity match in the Caribbean. He rejoined the West Indies team the following year. "My injury was as serious as you can get. I had to have emergency surgery to have a clot removed from my ...and more » Continue reading →

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Caribbean News

Will The Next Commonwealth Secretary General Be From The Caribbean?

Share Tweet Baroness Patricia Scotland is among the possible Caribbean nationals who could become Commonwealth SG. By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Weds. Nov. 26, 2014:  In November 2015 the Commonwealth will have to choose a new Secretary General. … Continue reading

Jamaica Diaspora Northeast USA Gets New Advisory Board Rep.

Share Tweet Attorney Joan Pinnock News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Nov. 26, 2014: The next Jamaica Diaspora Northeast USA (JDNE) Advisory Board Member Representative has been elected following recent elections and voting across 12 U.S. northeast states. After 2,500 … Continue reading

UN Mission in Haiti Urges Respect for Demonstrators

Share Tweet Head of the UN Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) Sandra Honoré. (Photo: UN/MINUSTAH/Nektarios Markogiannis) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Nov. 26, 2014: The head of the UN Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) has condemned the violence in Haiti that … Continue reading

Two Arrested In Slaying of D.C. Lawyer In The Dominican Republic

Share Tweet Slain Attorney Van Teasley (Instagram image) News Americas, SANTO DOMINGO, DR, Weds. Nov. 26, 2014: Two men in the Dominican Republic have been arrested in the slaying of a 55-year-old Washington lawyer who was found dead at his … Continue reading

Joan Pinnock Esq. Elected Jamaica Diaspora Board Member, Tracy Tomlinson-Dixon Elected Alternate

Share Tweet News Americas, NEW YORK, NY Wednesday November 25, 2014 – Voting to elect the next Jamaica Diaspora Northeast USA (JDNE) Advisory Board Member, Alternate, and Future Leader concluded on Monday afternoon at 4:00 PM. Over 2500 persons across … Continue reading

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