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Haiti’s On Their Mind

Share Tweet Haitian President President Michel Martelly is under pressure to hold elections soon. By Nan Staff Writer  News Americas, Miami, Fl, Fri. April 11, 2014: Three U.S. Congressmembers, back from a bipartisan congressional delegation trip to Haiti, are calling on the government there to hold elections there soon. CongressmembersMario Diaz-Balart, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Frederica Wilson said the Haitian government ...

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Florida Congresswoman Wants Obama Administration To Act On Venezuela

Share Tweet Opposition supporters held a rally late on Thursday as the talks began on April 10, 2014. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. April 11, 2014: Florida Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), says she is concerned by the lack of action by the Barack Obama administration against the human rights abuses in Venezuela. Ros-Lehtinen, chairman of the Middle ...

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President Who Survived A Bullet Passes At 87

Share Tweet Former US Secretary of State, George Shultz, under President, Ronald Reagan, and Former Prime Minister of Trinidad & Tobago, A.N.R. Robinson, r., pose for photographers during a photo-up, before their bilateral meeting on 9/28/1987, at One UN Millennium Hotel, in New York City. (Hayden Roger Celestin/File Photo) News Americas, PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Thurs. April 10, 2014: Trinidad & Tobago ...

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HBO Renews Game of Thrones for Fifth & Sixth Seasons

Share Tweet MIAMI, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Due to its outstanding worldwide success, HBO announced the renewal of its original series Game of Thrones for a fifth and sixth season. Based on the bestselling fantasy book series by George R.R. Martin, Game of Thrones is an epic story of treachery and nobility set on the continent of Westeros, where summers and winters can last years, and ...

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Cuba, Competition and the Caribbean

Share Tweet   Cuban President Raul Castro By David Jessop  News Americas, LONDON, England, Weds. April 9, 2014: On March 29 Cuba’s National Assembly passed a new foreign investment law. Its content has far reaching implications for the future economic organisation of the country. It has also stimulated a lively public and private debate in the rest of the Caribbean ...

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Cuba, competition and the Caribbean

Share Tweet The View from Europe By David Jessop  On March 29 Cuba’s National Assembly passed a new foreign investment law. Its content has far reaching implications for the future economic organisation of the country. It has also stimulated a lively public and private debate in the rest of the Caribbean about whether it represents a new economic challenge to ...

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Multiple Emmy Award-Winning News Anchor For Invest Caribbean Now 2014

Share Tweet Emmy-Award winning WNYW-TV news anchor, Ernie Anastos. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. April 7, 2014: New York Hall of Fame Broadcaster and winner of more than 30 Emmy awards and nominations, Ernie Anastos, is set to emcee the biggest investment summit on the Caribbean outside the region, Invest Caribbean Now (ICN) 2014. Anastos, the distinguished and popular anchor for ...

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Focus On ‘Why’ In Puerto Rican Officer’s Murder/Suicide At Fort Hood

Share Tweet Lt. Gen. Mark Milley, commanding general of III Corps and Fort Hood, speaks with the media outside the military base on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. AP Photo/Tamir Kalifa News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. April. 24, 2014: The U.S. Defense Department and the Army said yesterday they are working to determine why a Puerto Rico-born soldier killed three others ...

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Danger!

Share Tweet By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 4, 2014: It is far more dangerous to do business in Latin America than in the Caribbean, according to the latest 2014 Latin America Security Index. FTI Consulting, Inc., a global business security assessment firm, which has been issuing the annual report since 2007 with the objective ...

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Chikungunya Cases In The Caribbean Top 3,200 Mark

Share Tweet News Americas, LONDON, England, Thurs. April 3, 2014: The number of confirmed cases in the Caribbean from the mosquito-borne viral disease, chikungunya continues to rise. That’s according to an update from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC). According to the ECDC, there have been 3,211 confirmed chikungunya cases reported in the region to date. There ...

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