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Asian Games: Day three of competition – (blog)

Asian Games: Day three of (blog)17:49 A bit later than promised, but time for a weightlifting update. It's the women's under 58kg competition this afternoon and, amazingly enough there have been no world records so far. It's not over quite yet, however... In the snatch component ...and more » Continue reading →

PR News

Major Trinidad and Tobago Investment Conference For New York

Share CaribPR Wire, Mon. Sept. 15, 2014: Why do multinational companies choose Trinidad and Tobago?; What is Trinidad and Tobago doing to attract FDI outside of a thriving energy sector?; What is the future of US / Trinidad and Tobago … Continue reading →

Markel Global Reinsurance adds Erik Manning, Jamie Welsby and John Duda to its team

Share RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Dr. Erik Manning and  Jamie Welsby have been appointed Managing Directors of Markel Global Reinsurance (Markel Re), Markel Corporation’s reinsurance operating division. In addition, John … Continue reading →

Jamaica’s Virtuoso Monty Alexander Is The Star In Jazz Around the West Indies

Share Monty Alexander’s will ‘star’ in “Jazz around the West Indies” at the Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola in New York City from Sept 17-21, 2014. CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. September 8, 2014: From Grammy nominee to Commander in … Continue reading →


Yes, There Is A Reggae Tribute Album To Prince Called ‘Purple Reggae’ – Music Times

Music TimesYes, There Is A Reggae Tribute Album To Prince Called 'Purple Reggae'Music TimesIn 1984, Prince released one of the highlights of his illustrious career in the form of Purple Rain. It's taken three decades, but thankfully Radio Riddler and a few special guests decided to rework those classic tracks into reggae tunes on the ... Continue reading →


The development could nudge the economy into high gear – NASDAQ

The development could nudge the economy into high gearNASDAQThe company provides project solutions, energy and logistics services in domestic and international markets by means of six operating lines of business: Puerto Rico/Caribbean Liner Services, L... Continue reading →


Afghanistan begin cricket tour with view to 2015 Cup – Taipei Times

IBNLiveAfghanistan begin cricket tour with view to 2015 CupTaipei TimesThe Afghanistan cricket team began a three-week playing tour of Australia yesterday to help them prepare for their first appearance at a one-day World Cup tournament. Ranked 11th in... Continue reading →

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Caribbean News

Hard Beat’s Felicia Persaud Profiled In The West Indian

Share Tweet Felicia Persaud being interviewed by Kara Coleman of One Caribbean Television at Invest Caribbean Now 2014 in NYC. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Sept. 22, 2014: Hard Beat Communications’ Felicia J. Persaud is in the spotlight of … Continue reading

Hundreds Of Millions Worth Of Cocaine Seized In Caribbean Sea

Share Tweet A U.S. Coast Guardsman offloads cocaine at Coast Guard Station Miami Beach, FL on Sept. 18, 2014. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, MIAMI BEACH, FL, Fri. Sept. 19, 2014: Approximately US$173 million worth of cocaine has been … Continue reading

Chikungunya Death Toll In The Caribbean Passes 100 Mark

Share Tweet Chikungunya has been dubbed the ‘bend up’ disease. (PAHO image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Sept. 17, 2014: The death toll from the mosquito-borne viral disease Chikungunya continues to rise in the Caribbean, now passing the 100 … Continue reading

Puerto Rican Jailed For Child Porn

Share Tweet News Americas, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Weds. Sept. 17, 2014: A 26-year-old man Puerto Rico will spend the next 15 years in prison followed by 10 years of supervised released, for production of child porn. Pedro Luis Baez-Torres, … Continue reading

Cocaine Inside Computer Bag At JFK

Share Tweet The seized laptop bag with the cocaine. (US CBP image) News Americas, JAMAICA, N.Y., Mon. Sept. 15, 2014: Over three pounds of cocaine with an approximate street value of  US$55,000 was recently founded in the computer bag of … Continue reading