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CPL Cricket Returns To South Florida

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 17, 2018: South Florida cricket fans are in for a treat this weekend as the 2018 edition of CPL T20 returns to South Florida. Tomorrow, Sat. Aug. 18th, it will be the clash of the giants at the Central Broward Regional Park in Lauderhill, as the Jamaica Tallawahs again ...

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This Caribbean Country’s Dollar Is Slip Sliding Away

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 17, 2018: The dollar in a Caribbean nation, known for its strong tourism sector, is worrying many as it has continued a rapid slide in the past six to eight weeks. The depreciation of the Jamaican dollar has the government and the opposition feuding even as businesses and nationals ...

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Haitians Will Now Need A Visa To Visit This South American Country

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Aug. 17, 2018: Nationals of Haiti will now have to apply for a tourist visa in order to visit a South American country. Argentina officials say they will reinstate a tourist visa for Haitian nationals at the end of this month. The decision they say come after the government said some Haitians are abusing ...

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24 At One Blow In Ecuador

News Americas, QUITO, Ecuador, Fri. Aug. 17, 2018: At least 24 people were killed and 22 others injured when a long-distance bus crashed with a smaller vehicle on a highway and overturned near Ecuador’s capital Quito in the early morning hours on Tuesday, local media reported. The accident occurred on a winding section of the Pifo-Papallacta Highway at about 03:00, according ...

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Its Not About Immigration But The Color Of Immigrants

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Aug. 17, 2018: Fellow Leo, Chris Cuomo, spent two nights last week during his ‘Closing Argument’ segment on ‘Cuomo Prime Time,’ speaking to the strength of immigration and diversity in America and sharing his own family’s immigrant story. He, like many, also highlighted the hypocrisy of Donald Trump’s call to end ...

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CDC Issues New Zika Warning On Several Caribbean Countries

By NAN Contributor News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Thurs. Aug. 16, 2018:The U.S. Centers for Disease Control, (CDC), has updated its travel warnings on 22 Caribbean nations News Americas has found, stating that the zika virus has been reported in these nations again this summer. The travel notices were updated on August 7th, with the CDC listing the countries alert status ...

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Caribbean American Makes Stellar Debut For Braves

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, ATLANTA, GA, Weds. Aug. 15, 2018: A Caribbean-American born baseball player left tongues wagging Monday night as he made his debut for the Atlanta Braves in stellar fashion. Pembroke Pines, FL-born, Haitian-American, Touki Toussaint, debut in Major League Baseball, became a reality Monday afternoon, with his mother and family on hand to see it. ...

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Caribbean Born Republican Candidate And Trump Supporter Comments Deemed “Racist”

By NAN Contributor News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Tues. Aug. 14, 2018: A Caribbean-born Donald Trump supporter and Republican candidate for Florida’s House District 23, has gotten in hot water with her own party which has now dubbed her a “racist.” Jamaican immigrant Carla Spalding was trying hard to convince GOP voters at an Americans For Trump-Broward event why they should ...

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Free Accessing Capital Workshop For Fort Lauderdale

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Aug. 13, 2018: Business and project developers seeking to raise capital are being offered a free opportunity to learn how to access finance by the Broward County Library in Fort Lauderdale this fall. “Accessing Capital – from Start-Up To Major Funding,” is the theme of the workshop being presented by Felicia J. Persaud, CEO of ...

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Bombardier Continues African Market Penetration with Pre-Owned Q400

News Americas, MONTREAL, Canada, Aug. 13, 2018: Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that the company successfully placed three pre-owned Q400 turboprops with PassionAir from the Republic of Ghana. The airline acquired the aircraft through a dry-lease with a third party. “Bombardier has sold about 3,500 new regional aircraft to date, and we continue to be very active on the used ...

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