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Dr. King’s Bahamas Link

Share Tweet A bust of Dr. King still stands in Bimini Bahamas. News Americas, NASSAU, Bahamas, Tues. Jan. 20, 2015: As many in the U.S. paused to say celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday; in the Bahamas, the island was also celebrating its links to late civil rights icon, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. King, Jr., according to ...

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Near Jet Blue/Caribbean Airlines Collision At JFK?

Share Tweet News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Jan. 19, 2015: Caribbean Airlines last night said it is investigating claims of a near collision with one of its aircraft and a Jet Blue plane bound for Texas, Saturday night at J.F.K. Airport in Queens, New York. “Caribbean Airlines through our sustained efforts is committed to the safety and security of ...

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More Taiwan Support For Three St. Lucia Capital Projects

Share Tweet Republic of China-Taiwan Ambassador HE James Chang with Prime Minister of Saint Lucia Hon. Dr. Kenny D. Anthony News Americas Now, New York, NY, Monday, January 19, 2015-The Government of Saint Lucia received four checks from the Republic of China (Taiwan) on Friday, representing grant funding of approximately EC$9.3 million (US$3.5 million) towards three ongoing national projects. The ...

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Jamaican PM Portia Simpson Miller Commends Companies for Reducing Prices Amidst Oil Savings

Share Tweet Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Portia Simpson Miller (right), and Founder and Executive Chairman, LASCO Affiliated Companies, Lascelles Chin, observe operations at LASCO Manufacturing Ltd’s liquid manufacturing plant in White Marl, St. Catherine, during a tour on January 14. Picture Courtesy JIS. News America Now, NEW YORK, NY – Friday, January 16, 2015-Prime Minister the Most Hon. Portia ...

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Jamaican PM Portia Simpson Miller Commends Companies for Reducing Prices Amidst Oil Savings

Share Tweet Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Portia Simpson Miller (right), and Founder and Executive Chairman, LASCO Affiliated Companies, Lascelles Chin, observe operations at LASCO Manufacturing Ltd’s liquid manufacturing plant in White Marl, St. Catherine, during a tour on January 14. Picture Courtesy JIS. News America Now, NEW YORK, NY – Friday, January 16, 2015-Prime Minister the Most Hon. Portia ...

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CONCACAF Unveils First Edition of Diversity Handbook

Share Tweet News America Now, MIAMI, Florida, Thursday, January 15, 2015 – In the continued effort to embrace and promote diversity as a key value of football, the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) announced yesterday the launch of its first-ever Diversity Handbook. FIFA Vice President and CONCACAF President Jeffrey Webb presented the publication to the ...

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Vice President Biden to Host Caribbean Energy Security Summit

Share Tweet News Americas Now, NEW YORK, NY, Wednesday January 14, 2015-United States Vice President Joe Biden will host the first ever Caribbean Energy Security Summit in Washington, DC on January 26, 2015. The Vice President will be welcoming Caribbean leaders and representatives of the international community to promote a cleaner and more sustainable energy future in the Caribbean through ...

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Investment Opportunities Main Area of Focus at Jamaica Diaspora Conference 2015

Share Tweet News Americas Now, NEW YORK, NY, Wednesday, January 14, 2015-Investment opportunities in Jamaica will be the main area of focus, when the sixth biennial Jamaica Diaspora Conference is held at the Montego Bay Convention Centre, in St. James, from June 13 to 18. State Minister for Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Hon. Arnaldo Brown, said this emphasis will ...

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Haiti Still Needs Our Help

Share Tweet Children Walk on the Hills Near Port-au-Prince, Haiti. (AP Photo/State Department) By Thomas C. Adams News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Jan. 12, 2014: The world paused today to remember the destructive Haiti earthquake of January 12, 2010. Five years after that tragic day is an appropriate time to honor the bravery shown by the Haitian people during ...

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Cocaine Seized At JFK On Flight From Jamaica

Share Tweet News Americas Now, NEW YORK, NY-Monday, January 12, 2015- An arriving passenger at JFK Airport in New York was arrested after a white powdery substance was discovered in the passenger’s luggage. On Jan. 6, CBP officers stopped Ms. Chevelle Rusheen Nesbeth who arrived on a flight from Montego Bay, Jamaica. During the course of the inspection, CBP officers ...

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