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Former Trinidad And Tobago Defender Dead At 37

News Americas, LONDON, England, WEDS. May 16, 2018: A former Trinidad and Tobago defender, who played in the English Premier League for Aston Villa and Bolton, has died at the age of 37. The Trinidad and Tobago Football Association announced the death of Jlloyd Samuel in a statement on its social media platforms on Tuesday, saying he was involved in ...

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Caribbean Born Actress Lauded For Performance In Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. May 15, 2018: The reviews are in and many are raving about the incredible performance of Caribbean-born actress, Parisa Fitz-Henley, in her role as Meghan Markle in the Lifetime Television US premier of ‘Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance.’ The movie chronicles the fairy tale courtship and love story of ...

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The Future Cost Of Trump’s ‘America First’ Policy On The Caribbean

By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Tues. May 15, 2018: At first sight, last week’s decision by the US President to abrogate the hard-won 2015 UN Security Council deal on nuclear weapons with Iran may seem to have little bearing on the Caribbean. What it does, however, is take US exceptionalism to a new level. It ignores the interests ...

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Get Ready To Shell Out For Rihanna’s Savage X

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. May 15, 2018: While the news around Caribbean-born star Rihanna’s Savage X lingerie launch has been largely focused on the site’s e-commerce let down, lost in the mix is the cost of the pieces, including something as basic as panties. News Americas has found that the cost for a panty ...

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Global Standards Leader ASTM International Launches “Caribbean Roadshow”

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pennsylvania, May 14, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — ASTM International, one of the world’s leading standards organizations, announced today that it will host several events in Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, and Guyana as part of the “Caribbean Roadshow,” June 4-8. The roadshow includes outreach, training, and education focused on the growing use of ASTM International standards and International ...

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Jail For Chinese Billionaire Who Bribed Caribbean Born UN Officials

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. May 14, 2018: A Chinese businessman who bribed two Caribbean-born UN officials will have to spend four years in jail a New York judge has ruled. Ng Lap Seng, aka “David Ng,” 69, Chairman of Macau Real Estate Development Company will serve 48 months in prison and three years of supervised release for his ...

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This Caribbean American Lawmaker Is Outraising Her Challenger 3-1

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 11, 2018: A New York, Caribbean-American lawmaker is outraising her challenger 3-1 as the countdown begins to the 2018 Congressional Primary in District 9. Jamaican American Congresswoman, Yvette D. Clarke, has so far raised over US $610,000 as of March 2018’s filing data with the Federal Election Commission, FEC, News Americas has found. ...

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This Caribbean American Lawmaker Is Outraising Her Challenger 3-1

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 11, 2018: A New York, Caribbean-American lawmaker is outraising her challenger 3-1 as the countdown begins to the 2018 Congressional Primary in District 9. Jamaican American Congresswoman, Yvette D. Clarke, has so far raised over US $610,000 as of March 2018’s filing data with the Federal Election Commission, FEC, News Americas has found. ...

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This Caribbean American Lawmaker Is Outraising Her Challenger 3-1

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 11, 2018: A New York, Caribbean-American lawmaker is outraising her challenger 3-1 as the countdown begins to the 2018 Congressional Primary in District 9. Jamaican American Congresswoman, Yvette D. Clarke, has so far raised over US $610,000 as of March 2018’s filing data with the Federal Election Commission, FEC, News Americas has found. ...

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Caribbean News – Caribbean Court Reduces Manslaughter Sentence Of Guyanese National

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 11, 2018: The Caribbean Court of Justice, (CCJ), has reduced the manslaughter sentence of a 49-year-old Guyanese national In the case of Teerath Persaud v The Queen, CCJ justices ordered that Persaud’s manslaughter sentence be reduced from 25 years to 18 years with a discount for time already spent in custody. Persaud would ...

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