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St Vincent beat Guyana 69-40 in women’s basketball championships – Stabroek News

St Vincent beat Guyana 69-40 in women's basketball championshipsStabroek NewsGuyana's poor showing at the Women's 2014 Caribbean Basketball Confederation (CBC) championships in the British Virgin Islands continued yesterday with the team falling to their fifth successive defeat; they lost to St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) ... Continue reading →

PR News

Avaya Named Nemertes PilotHouse Top Provider for Enterprise Video Conferencing

Share – Value and technology boost Avaya to the Top Provider for Video Conferencing for the enterprise, according to research study of 500 IT professionals – Pricing, licensing clarity, strategic roadmap and actual costs help drive top ranking – Avaya … Continue reading →

RBC completes sale of its Jamaican banking operations

Share TORONTO, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE) today announced that it has completed the previously announced sale of RBC Royal Bank (Jamaica) Limited and RBTT Securities Jamaica Limited (collectively “RBC Jamaica”) to … Continue reading →

CentralNic Group Plc Acquires the Caribbean’s largest registrar, Internet.BS

Share CaribPR Wire,London, 17 June, 2014- CentralNic plc, (AIM:CNIC), the Registry Service Provider powering the sale of domain names through online retailers globally, is pleased to announce that it has acquired the business and certain of the assets of Internet.BS … Continue reading →

Entertainment

4 Days to Reggae Sumfest – A band for all seasons – Jamaica Gleaner

Jamaica Gleaner4 Days to Reggae Sumfest - A band for all seasonsJamaica GleanerThis year marks the 22nd staging of Reggae Sumfest. In recognition of this, The Gleaner, in partnership with Headline Entertainment and Summerfest Productions, is counting d... Continue reading →

Business

We owe our memory to all the victims – Brisbane Times

Brisbane TimesWe owe our memory to all the victimsBrisbane TimesSheri Parks, a professor of American studies in Maryland, first used the term ''missing white woman syndrome'' on CNN in 2006 after the disappearance of Natalee Holloway during a high school graduation trip to the Caribbean. The blonde teenager's ...and more » Continue reading →

Sports

The best of America’s Bali: Exploring Costa Rica’s Manuel Antonio National … – Herald Sun

The best of America's Bali: Exploring Costa Rica's Manuel Antonio National ...Herald SunSitting pretty between Nicaragua and Panama, and having the advantage of facing both the Caribbean and Pacific coastlines, thankfully the powers that be have realised the importance of its assets and a quarter of the country has been committed to ...and more » Continue reading →

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Caribbean News

Three Puerto Rico Cops Slapped With Federal Charges

Share Tweet   News Americas, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Fri. July 11, 2014: Three Puerto Rico cops are among a group of five charged with robbery, firearms violations, drug conspiracy and civil rights violations for their involvement in a July … Continue reading

Jamaican Government Exploring Internet Gaming

Share Tweet News Americas Now, New York, NY, Thursday, July 10, 2014-The Jamaican Government is exploring the potential of Internet Gaming according to Minister with Responsibility for the Public Service in the Ministry of Finance and Planning, Hon. Horace Dalley. … Continue reading

“This is Jamaica…My Jamaica” announced

Share Tweet News Americas Now, New York, NY, Tuesday, July 7, 2014- Under the theme, “ This is Jamaica….My Jamaica”, the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) has announced this year’s events for Jamaica’s annual Festival. The Festival’s events will include … Continue reading

U.S. Group Welcomes Caribbean Review Of Ganja Policy

Share Tweet News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. July 8, 2014: A leading U.S. organization that promotes drug policies “grounded in science, compassion, health and human rights” is welcoming Caribbean leaders announcement that a commission to review marijuana policy in … Continue reading

Houston Police Seek Help In Finding Caribbean Festival Shooter

Share Tweet Houston Caribbean Festival 2013 Band of the Year. News Americas, HOUSTON, Texas, Mon. July 7, 2014: The Houston Police Department is calling for people with information to come forward following a shooting in the early hours of July … Continue reading

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