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CARICOM seeks regional support for reparations demand – Fox News Latino

CARICOM seeks regional support for reparations demandFox News LatinoBy Natalia Bonilla. The Caribbean Community Reparations Commission will begin an awareness campaign to "mobilize broad public support" across the region and the Americas for CARICOM's demand for slavery reparation from Europe, an activist told Efe ...and more » Continue reading →

PR News

New Mangrove Restoration Project for Jamaica

Share LANDOVER, Md., Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – This week the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation launches a year-long project to restore mangroves in Jamaica called the Jamaica Awareness of Mangroves In Nature (J.A.M.I.N.) project. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141010/151469 The venture, joined with … Continue reading →

FCCA Conference & Trade Show Helps Attendees Target Cruise Line Decision Makers and Maximize Cruise Tourism’s Benefits

Share PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The 21st annual Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) Conference & Trade Show opened today, gathering about 1,000 cruise tourism stakeholders and 100 cruise executives, presidents and CEOs from the 15 FCCA Member … Continue reading →

CAB URGENTLY CALLS FOR GUYANA TO PASS AML/CFT LEGISLATION

Share CaribPR Wire, Castries, St. Lucia, Mon. Oct. 6, 2014: The Caribbean Association of Banks (CAB) recognizes the Guyana government’s efforts to put in place alternative measures to address the technical deficiencies in its existing legal and financial legislative framework … Continue reading →

Entertainment

Reggae Star, Don Carlos Thrills Fans At Felabration – Vanguard

Reggae Star, Don Carlos Thrills Fans At FelabrationVanguardBy Benjamin Njoku. This year's annual musical concert celebrating the life and times of Afrobeat King, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, tagged 'Felabration' came to a memorable close last Sunday, with Jamaican legendary reggae artiste, Don Carlos lighting the ... Continue reading →

Business

Offal-ly good: South Florida cooks utilize whole animals – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comOffal-ly good: South Florida cooks utilize whole animalsMiamiHerald.comIt takes a special eater to stomach the honeycomb look and rubbery texture of stomach, but tripe (the edible stomach of an animal, most commonly cow) is fairly common... Continue reading →

Sports

Qatar Awareness Campaign: Letter to FIFA on Slave Labor – Right Side News

Qatar Awareness Campaign: Letter to FIFA on Slave LaborRight Side NewsIs it not tragically ironic that his son is using slave labor to build FIFA's soccer stadiums? Consistent with history, the Muslim Brotherhood, which Qatar welcomes with enthusiasm, ... In 2011, Mohamed bin Hamman was banned from FIFA after the Ethics ...and more » Continue reading →

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Caribbean News

Dominican Republic Imposes Ebola Travel Ban

Share Tweet CBP Enhanced Ebola Screening at JFK Airport. (US CPB image)  By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. Oct. 22, 2014: The Dominican Republic has joined other countries in the Caribbean in banning entry to foreigners who … Continue reading

Guatemalan Fugitive Deported

Share Tweet   Edwin Estuardo Martinez-Ortega- deported. (US ICE Image) News Americas, PHILADELPHIA, PA, Weds. Oct. 22, 2014: A Guatemalan fugitive wanted in his home country on outstanding murder charges has been sent packing by officers with U.S. Immigration and … Continue reading

Funeral Set For Jamaican-Born, U.S. Olympic Fencer

Share Tweet The late Kamara James. (USAFencing.com image) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, LONG ISLAND, NY, Mon. Oct. 20, 2014: Jamaican-born, U.S. Olympic fencer, Kamara James, is set to be laid to rest this Friday in Long island New … Continue reading

Thousands Without Power In Bermuda Following Gonzalo

Share Tweet By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, HAMILTON, Bermuda, Sat. Oct. 18, 2014: More than 28,000 people on the island of Bermuda remained without power this morning in the aftermath of Hurricane Gonzalo. The island hit Bermuda last night … Continue reading

First Caribbean Death Of The 2014 Hurricane Season Recorded

Share Tweet Hurricane Gonzalo also hit St. Barths. (Twitter/SaintBarthcom images) News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Weds. Oct. 15, 2014: The first death in the Caribbean of the 2014 hurricane season was recorded in St. Maarten Tuesday as Hurricane Gonzalo, now a … Continue reading

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