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Caribbean Nations Largely MIA From Global Competitiveness Index

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 19, 2018: Ten years on from the global financial crisis, Caribbean economies, like many globally, are hardly competitive, with just four making it on to this year’s Global Competitiveness Index. While The Global Competitiveness Report 2017-2018 finds that the Caribbean has seen 10 years of continued improvement in competitiveness, it ...

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Caribbean Nations Largely MIA From Global Competitiveness Index

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 19, 2018: Ten years on from the global financial crisis, Caribbean economies, like many globally, are hardly competitive, with just four making it on to this year’s Global Competitiveness Index. While The Global Competitiveness Report 2017-2018 finds that the Caribbean has seen 10 years of continued improvement in competitiveness, it ...

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Illness Thwarts Harry Belafonte’s Plans To Accept Jamaican Order of Merit

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 19, 2018: Veteran Jamaican-American actor and singer, Harry Belafonte, 91, was all set to accept his Order of Merit (OM) at Kings House, Jamaica on Monday, as part of the National Heroes Day awards ceremony. But unfortunately, a recent illness put a damper on that plan and he wasn’t ...

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Illness Thwarts Harry Belafonte’s Plans To Accept Jamaican Order of Merit

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 19, 2018: Veteran Jamaican-American actor and singer, Harry Belafonte, 91, was all set to accept his Order of Merit (OM) at Kings House, Jamaica on Monday, as part of the National Heroes Day awards ceremony. But unfortunately, a recent illness put a damper on that plan and he wasn’t ...

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Illness Thwarts Harry Belafonte’s Plans To Accept Jamaican Order of Merit

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 19, 2018: Veteran Jamaican-American actor and singer, Harry Belafonte, 91, was all set to accept his Order of Merit (OM) at Kings House, Jamaica on Monday, as part of the National Heroes Day awards ceremony. But unfortunately, a recent illness put a damper on that plan and he wasn’t ...

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Jimmy Cliff Cans Tour After Breaking Hip

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 19, 2018: Jamaican veteran entertainer, Jimmy Cliff, has been forced to cancel his upcoming tour after he was injured during a fall. Cliff was reportedly hospitalized after breaking his hip last month. According to the artist’s Instagram account, he is, however, “recovering well.” But he has postponed all his shows ...

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Jimmy Cliff Cans Tour After Breaking Hip

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 19, 2018: Jamaican veteran entertainer, Jimmy Cliff, has been forced to cancel his upcoming tour after he was injured during a fall. Cliff was reportedly hospitalized after breaking his hip last month. According to the artist’s Instagram account, he is, however, “recovering well.” But he has postponed all his shows ...

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Jimmy Cliff Cans Tour After Breaking Hip

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 19, 2018: Jamaican veteran entertainer, Jimmy Cliff, has been forced to cancel his upcoming tour after he was injured during a fall. Cliff was reportedly hospitalized after breaking his hip last month. According to the artist’s Instagram account, he is, however, “recovering well.” But he has postponed all his shows ...

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This Caribbean Star Is Being Sued

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 19, 2018: Caribbean-born singer turned actress and entrepreneur, Rihanna, is being sued. Freedom United Clothing claims in a new lawsuit it owns the ‘FU’ trademark since 2006, which Rihanna has used on Puma slippers she created for the company, according to TMZ reports. Rihanna’s F.U. slippers. According to the ...

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This Caribbean Star Is Being Sued

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 19, 2018: Caribbean-born singer turned actress and entrepreneur, Rihanna, is being sued. Freedom United Clothing claims in a new lawsuit it owns the ‘FU’ trademark since 2006, which Rihanna has used on Puma slippers she created for the company, according to TMZ reports. Rihanna’s F.U. slippers. According to the ...

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