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Global Diversity Leadership Exchange Held At The UN

Share Tweet   CEO Maryanne Howland with panellists: L-R: Erika Karp Lisa, Garcia Quiroz, Michael Wass Faith and Taylor Janelle at the Global Diversity Leadership Exchange on Mar. 27, 2014. (Hayden Roger Celestin image) News Americas, UNITED NATIONS, NY, Fri. Mar. 28, 2014: The 3rd annual Global Diversity Leadership Exchange was held on Thursday, Mar. 27, 2014 at UN headquarters ...

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Trinidad & Tobago PM Fires One Of Her Own

Share Tweet Fired! – Dr. Glen Ramadharsingh By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Weds. Mar. 26, 2014: Trinidad & Tobago’s Prime Minister Kamla Persad Bissessar has fired a member of her cabinet. PM Persad Bissessar announced on Tuesday night the firing of Minister of the People and Social Development, Dr. Glen Ramadharsingh. The dismissal follows reports ...

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Medical Tourism Presents Economic Growth Potential For The Caribbean – Experts

Share Tweet News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Mar. 24, 2014: The Caribbean region can boost its bottom line by developing a medical tourism product that takes advantage of its brand as a great vacation destination, its proximity to North America as well as its tourism facilities, beaches and of course, the year-round warm weather of the region. That’s according ...

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Haitian Immigrant Makes ICE Most Wanted List

Share Tweet Wanted man Pierre Rodolphe Marcelin. News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. Mar. 21, 2014:  A 41-year-old Haitian immigrant is the latest to make the U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement Agency’s ‘Most Wanted’ list. Pierre Rodolphe Marcelin who was born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti has been on the lam since he was ordered deported on October 20, 1995. On July 07, ...

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Kennedy Funding Completes $5.17 Million Financing for Historic Bahamas Property

Share Tweet ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Kennedy Funding has completed a $5.17 million loan by Grand Pointe Lender Ltd. to borrower Grand Pointe Investments, Ltd. The four-year-interest only financing is secured by four oceanfront residential parcels with five residences and additional land, altogether totaling 15.5 acres, on Man O War Cay, Sea Glass Found, Abaco, Bahamas. Each ...

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Flying From UK To The Caribbean Could Soon Cost Less

Share Tweet News Americas, LONDON, England, Thurs. Mar. 20, 2014: A tourist flying to the Caribbean from the UK will soon shell out less to get there, thanks to reforms of the controversial Air Passenger Duty announced by British Chancellor of the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne Wednesday. Right now, flying to the Caribbean costs an additional £83 to ...

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Flying From The UK To The Caribbean Could Soon Cost Less

Share Tweet BY NAN Staff Writer News Americas, LONDON, England, Thurs. Mar. 20, 2014: A tourist flying to the Caribbean from the UK will soon shell out less to get there, thanks to reforms of the controversial Air Passenger Duty announced by British Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne Wednesday. Right now, flying to the Caribbean costs an additional £83 ...

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Caribbean Officials Welcome British Air Passenger Duty Reform

Share Tweet UK Chancellor George Osborne. News Americas, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Weds. Mar. 19, 2014: Officials of the Caribbean Tourism Organization has welcomed the announcement by Chancellor George Osborne that the British government will reform the controversial Air Passenger Duty next year. Amidst intense lobbying, Chancellor George in today’s Budget, announced that from April 1, 2015, all long-haul flights will be ...

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100 Murders In 76 Days

Share Tweet The scene of the 100th murder in T&T. (Photo: AYANNA KINSALE/Trinidad Express) News Americas, PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Tues. Mar. 17, 2014: Has the twin-island of Trinidad & Tobago taken the loathsome title of ‘Crime Capital of the Caribbean?’ It certainly seems that way as the Republic recorded its 100th murder yesterday in 76 days into the New Year. Jeffon ...

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US$30 Million Resort ‘Village’ For St. Lucia

Share Tweet The CMV design will include authentic Caribbean cultural elements such as thatched roofs and round benabs that are original to the Amerindians of the Caribbean region. NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Mar. 17, 2014: A US$30 million resort, dubbed ‘The Caribbean’s own Disney-like Team Park in Paradise,’ is slated for the Village of Dennery in the Caribbean island of ...

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