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Canada’s Latest Travel Update Urges Caution When Traveling To 21 Caribbean And Latin American Countries

                      By NAN Contributor News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Weds. Aug. 3, 2016: With the Summer Olympics set to open in two days, the Canadian government has updated its travel advice on Brazil as well as 20 other countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. As of August 1, 2016, Canada ...

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Banned Pesticide Used In The Caribbean Costs Terminix USD $87 Million

The Esmond family got sick at the Sirenusa condominium resort in St. John’s in the U.S. Virgin Islands in 2015.               By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Aug. 3, 2016: Leading pesticide company Terminix has offered to hand over USD $87 million to a Delaware family who became seriously sickened ...

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Invest Caribbean Now Urges Guyana Government To Investigate Service Offered By Dynamic International Airways

              By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Aug. 2, 2016: Invest Caribbean Now (ICN), the private sector investment agency of the Caribbean, is urging the government of Guyana to launch an investigation into the services being proffered to the Guyanese Diaspora and the Guyanese public by US-based airlines, Dynamic International ...

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Jamaican Is First Woman Named President Of The National Naval Officers Association

Commander Denise McCallaCreary                      By NAN Contributor News Americas, Norfolk, VA, Tues. Aug. 2, 2016:  A 27- year Jamaican-born Navy veteran has made history by becoming the first woman to be elected President of the National Naval Officers Association (NNOA). Commander Denise McCallaCreary, was recently elected, making her the first female ...

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A ‘President Trump’ And The Caribbean

Donald J. Trump introducing his wife at opening night of the GOP Convention in Cleveland on July 18, 2016. (Mario B. Cabrera / Vision Fotos image)                         By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Tues. Aug. 2, 2016: In the last few years, the world has seen the emergence ...

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Enterprise Holdings Partnering With ATL Automotive/Sandals in Jamaica

Sandals Resorts (PRNewsFoto/Enterprise Holdings)                     ST. LOUIS, Aug. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ – Enterprise Holdings today announced that Jamaica’s leading automotive company, ATL Automotive – an affiliate of the family-operated Sandals Resorts International (SRI) Group – will serve as the franchisee for its Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car ...

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Caribbean Immigrant Detainee Dies In NY Hospital

By NAN Contributor News Americas, MIDDLETON, NY, Mon. Aug. 1, 2016: A Caribbean immigrant who was in detention after being nabbed for illegally trying to enter the U.S. illegally has died in a New York hospital. Santo Carela, 60, of the Dominican Republic, was in the custody of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and was taken to the to ...

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Melania Trump Like You’ve Never Before Seen

                                                    By NAN Contributor News Americas, MELBOURNE, Australia, Mon. Aug. 1, 2016: A street artist in Australia has presented a portrait of Melania Trump unlike any you have ever seen before! Artist Lushsux has released ...

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Philadelphia Caribbean Festival Turns 30

Attendees at a past Philly Caribbean Festival.                                   By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, Philadelphia, PA, Mon. Aug. 1, 2016: The Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia will be transformed into many islands showcasing the authentic sounds of reggae, roots international beat, soca, ...

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10 Things You Should Know About Hillary Clinton’s Stance On Issues Of Importance To Caribbean Immigrants

Democratic Party Nominee, Hillary Clinton, speaking to delegates at the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania after accepting her party’s nomination on July 28, 2016. (Photo credit: Mario B. Cabrera / Vision Fotos)                             By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, PHILADELPHIA, PA, Fri. July 29, 2016: ...

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