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U.S. Treasury Makes It Somewhat Easier To Travel To Cuba

Crowds of foreign tourists walk at the historical center of Havana. ( Photo credit YAMIL LAGE/AFP/Getty Images) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. Mar. 16, 2016: The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) and the Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) is making it somewhat easier for U.S. nationals ...

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Puerto Rico-Roots “Hamilton” Freestyle With Potus Heats Up Net

Lin Miranda freestyles with President Obama at r. (White House image) By NAN ET Writer News Americas, WASHINGTON, Weds. Mar. 16, 2016: A freestyle rap session featuring President Obama, aka Potus, and Puerto-Rico-roots actor and Grammy-winning “Hamilton” sensation, Lin Miranda, is making waves on the Internet. The video has gone viral with thousands viewing it already, as it’s not every ...

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PLAYSTUDIOS Top-Ranked Casino Games Expand Resorts World Partnership with Introduction of New York and Bimini Rewards

The Infinity Pool at Resorts World Bimini. (PRNewsFoto/PLAYSTUDIOS) BURLINGAME, California, March 15, 2016 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — PLAYSTUDIOS, a developer of top-ranking, free-to-play casino games that offer real rewards, today announced it has expanded its partnership with international hospitality brand Resorts World. PLAYSTUDIOS has added Resorts World Casino – New York City and Resorts World Bimini to its growing list ...

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Grand Lucayan Resort Complex Bahamas For Sale in Sealed Bid Auction

The iconic Grand Lucayan Resort complex is being offered for sale via a Sealed Bid Auction. Details are available at grandlucayanauction.com. (PRNewsFoto/HVS Capital Corp.) FREEPORT, Bahamas, March 15, 2016 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ – HVS Capital Corp. today announced that the Grand Lucayan Resort complex is being sold in a Sealed Bid Auction. The 409-acre resort is the largest on Grand Bahama ...

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U.S. Issues New Travel Alert On Haiti

Street protests in Haiti during the Jan. election that failed to reach a concensus. (Photo Credit: HECTOR RETAMAL) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C, Tues. Mar. 15, 2016: Americans are being again warned to use caution when traveling to Haiti. The updated travel alert was issued by the U.S. State Department on March 11th and expires on June ...

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How Easy Is It To Register Land In The Caribbean?

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Mar. 15, 2016: With Caribbean real estate in demand across the Caribbean, News Americas Now decided to look at the number of days involved in registering property across the region. Here are the top 10 countries where you can register and obtain a title in less than 8 days according ...

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Ciao Willy Pic Of The Day – Sergio Aguero

Manchester City’s Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero takes a Ciao Willy hit following a challenge from Norwich City’s German defender Timm Klose (not pictured) during the English Premier League football match between Norwich City and Manchester City at Carrow Road in Norwich, eastern England, on March 12, 2016. The match ended in a draw. (AFP/ LINDSEY PARNABY)

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Ciao Willy Moment – FINA/NVC Diving World Series

Jack Laugher and Chris Mears of Great Britain have a Ciao Willy moment as they compete in the Men’s 3m Synchro Springboard Final during day one of the FINA/NVC Diving World Series 2016 Beijing Station at the National aquatics center-Water Cube on March 11, 2016 in Beijing, China. (Photo Credit: Lintao Zhang)

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Sentencing Of Guyana-Born, US Business Again Delayed

Ed Ahmad. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Mar. 14, 2016: The sentencing of Guyana-born US businessman Ed Ahmad, who pleaded guilty in 2012 to conspiracy to commit bank fraud and wire fraud, has been again delayed. This is likely the fourth time Ahmad’s sentencing has been postponed. He was originally due to be sentenced on ...

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Cuba’s Success Is Helping ‘Brand Caribbean’

By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. Mar. 11, 2016: When Airforce One lands in Havana on March 21st and President Obama and his wife Michelle disembark, the idea of visiting Cuba for most in the US will become the new normal. The pictures will speak louder than words: the President in Cuba’s beautiful if faded capital, at a ...

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