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Empowering Youth to Promote Disaster Risk Reduction in St. Vincent and the … – Business Wire (press release)

Empowering Youth to Promote Disaster Risk Reduction in St. Vincent and the ...Business Wire (press release)WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--At the request of the Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, the Pan American Development Foundation (PADF), ... Continue reading →

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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. 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 →


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 →


Film On Haitian Earthquake Opens In Major U.S. Theaters

Share Tweet By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Thurs. Oct. 23, 2014: A film about two brothers who return to Haiti in the immediate aftermath of the Haitian earthquake to find loved ones, has opened in several major … Continue reading →


‘Fearbola’ Spreads as Virus Disrupts Flights, Classes – Businessweek

Businessweek'Fearbola' Spreads as Virus Disrupts Flights, ClassesBusinessweekThe disease, which has infected almost 10,000 people in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea, shook U.S. financial markets, closed schools in two states, delayed flights and temporarily marooned a cruise ship outside a Caribbean port. “The fear can be more ...and more » Continue reading →


Soccerex Americas Forum: reflections from day two –

Soccerex Americas Forum: reflections from day Major League Soccer (MLS) commissioner Don Garber, took to the stage to reveal the secrets to launching a professional league. As is so often the case at sports industry events, the delegatio... Continue reading →

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Caribbean American Congresswoman MIA From Congressional Immigration Letter To President – A NAN First

Share Tweet Caribbean American Congresswoman, Yvette D. Clarke By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Oct. 23, 2014: Brooklyn, New York, Caribbean American Congresswoman, Yvette D. Clarke, has consistently insisted she supports immigration reform. She is the … Continue reading

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. ( 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