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This Caribbean Music Group Gets In The Marijuana Business

Raging Fyah, signed a major deal recently with Elite Organics in Colorado and created the ‘Everlasting Kush’ strain. By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 14, 2017: A five-piece Grammy nominated Jamaican roots reggae band has released its own strain of marijuana herb products and seeds in Colorado. According to South Florida Caribbean news, Raging Fyah, ...

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10 Things To Know About Barbados Star Rihanna’s New Beau And His Billionaire Family

Hassan Jameel, Rihanna’s new beau. By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 14, 2017: Reports are that Bajan star Rihanna and her new beau Hassan Jameel are ready to tie the knot. So who exactly is Hassan Jameel? Here are 10 things you should know about the new man and potential mate of the Caribbean’s top ...

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Three Caribbean Entrepreneurs To Watch

Jamaican Dwayne Campbell, a software engineer, and founder of BookFusion. By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 14, 2017: The Caribbean and Latin America make up a creative region full of talent and imagination, which according to a new E-book from the Inter-American Development Bank, are the regions’ most valuable assets. Three Caribbean entrepreneurs you should ...

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The 10 Best Caribbean Locations You Should Know

took the top spot for Best Caribbean Island for 2017. By NAN Travel Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 14, 2017: Guess which are the 10 best locations in the Caribbean? The Best Caribbean islands for 2017 have just been announced by Travel & Leisure based on a global reader survey of activities and sights, natural attractions and ...

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The Business of Tourism – Visitor Arrival Numbers Are Not The Whole Story

By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. July 14, 2017: To understand the Caribbean tourism economy requires time, and a willingness to explore what lies behind the commentaries and headline statistics. Despite this, and the fact that tourism is now the region’s most significant industry, there is an alarming absence of publicly available, viable, in-depth information on what is ...

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New Zealand National Dead In St. Maarten After Caribbean Airlines Jet Blast

Many tourists to St. Maarten live for the thrill of a jet blast at the airport near Maho Beach. (YouTube screen grab KLM airline landing) By NAN Contributor News Americas, PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten, Thurs. July 13, 2017: A New Zealand family is mourning the loss of their loved one today after the 57-year-old tourist from the country lost her life ...

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New Zealand National Dead In St. Maarten After Caribbean Airlines Jet Blast

Many tourists to St. Maarten live for the thrill of a jet blast at the airport near Maho Beach. (YouTube screen grab KLM airline landing) By NAN Contributor News Americas, PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten, Thurs. July 13, 2017: A New Zealand family is mourning the loss of their loved one today after the 57-year-old tourist from the country lost her life ...

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Oxitec’s Friendly™ Aedes Mosquito Receives Positive Evaluation for European Standard in relation to Human Health and the Environment

OXFORD, England, July 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ –The National Institute of Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) in the Netherlands today published its “Technical evaluation of a potential release of OX513A Aedes aegypti mosquitoes on the island of Saba“, which positively concludes a vector control program using Oxitec’s Friendly™ Aedes aegypti mosquitoes would pose negligible risks to human health and the environment. ...

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Cops From The Dominican Republic Among Those Bidding Adieu To Officer Familia

Genesis Villella, center, and twins Delilah and Peter Vega, children of New York City Police Officer Miosotis Familia, participate during her funeral for New York City Police Officer Miosotis Familia, at the World Changers Church, July 11, 2017 in The Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Richard Drew – Pool/Getty Images) The casket of fallen NYPD Officer Miosotis ...

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Guyana: 8 Prisoners Remain At Large After Fire

Some prisoners in Guyana set fire to the Camp Street jail in Georgetown on July 10, 2017. (Guyana Police Force Facebook image) By NAN Contributor News Americas, GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Weds. July 12, 2017: Eight convicts remain on the lam after a prison riot and fire that razed the Guyana prison on Camp Street in Georgetown Sunday. Director of Prisons, Gladwin ...

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