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Caribbean Business – 8 Things To Know About The PDVSA’s Caribbean Link

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 11, 2018: The big news on the business front this week in the Americas was that U.S. oil firm ConocoPhillips moved to take up the Caribbean assets of Venezuela’s state-run PDVSA to enforce a $2 billion arbitration award over a decade-oil nationalization of its projects in the South American ...

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Latin America Sports – World Cup Football Fever Hits Peru

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. May 11, 2018: Football fever has hit Peru as it finally prepares to make a grand entry in the 2018 FIFA World Cup after a long gap of 36 years, following a 2-0 win over New Zealand in November last year. Unlike any other year, football fans are beaming with hope, and more and more ...

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Caribbean Sports – Legendary Pakistan Spinner Named Windies Spin Bowling Coach

News Americas, MIAMI, Fl, Fri. May 11, 2018: Legendary Pakistan spinner, Mushtaq Ahmed, has been signed by Cricket West Indies to teach spin bowling techniques to the beleaguered Windies team for a month. The 47-year-old leg spinner, who claimed 185 Test and 161 ODI wickets during his stellar career, is expected to join up with the West Indies squad later ...

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Caribbean Travel – This Private Island Can Be Yours Now

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 11, 2018: Now you can own your own private island – if you have 48 mill USD lying around in your account or at least a percentage and the collateral to raise it. A 435-acre island complete with a 7,000 mile stretch of prime uninterrupted beach front is now available in the Turks ...

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The Granddaughter Of This Caribbean Reggae Legend May Sue A California Police Department

News Americas, LOS ANGELES, CA, Thurs. May 10, 2018: A 33-year-old granddaughter of Caribbean-born reggae legend, Robert ‘Nesta’ Marley, is reportedly planning on suing a California police department after she and two friends were detained for being mistaken for thieves at an Airbnb in San Bernadino, CA. Donisha Prendergast, the filmmaker daughter of Bob Marley’s adopted daughter, Sharon Marley Prendergast, ...

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This Caribbean Born Teacher’s Dream Is Multiplied

News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Weds. May 9, 2018: A Caribbean born teacher’s dream of expanding child literacy in the region is being multiplied, thanks to a new partnership. Seasoned North York, Toronto elementary school teacher and Jamaican-national, Myrna Gabbidon is getting a boost from Sunwing Foundation which flew in just under 3,000 new and gently used children’s books to Jamaica ...

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This Caribbean Born Teacher’s Dream Is Multiplied

News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Weds. May 9, 2018: A Caribbean born teacher’s dream of expanding child literacy in the region is being multiplied, thanks to a new partnership. Seasoned North York, Toronto elementary school teacher and Jamaican-national, Myrna Gabbidon is getting a boost from Sunwing Foundation which flew in just under 3,000 new and gently used children’s books to Jamaica ...

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Caribbean Born Star Rihanna Like You Have Never Before Seen

Stephen A. Schwarzman, Christine Schwarzman, 2018 Met Gala Host, Donatella Versace, 2018 Met Gala Host, Rihanna, 2018 Met Gala Host, Amal Clooney and Met Gala Chairperson, Anna Wintour attend the Heavenly Bodies: Fashion & The Catholic Imagination Costume Institute Gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 7, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/MG18/Getty Images for ...

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This Caribbean Immigrant Remains On The FBI’s Wanted List

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. May 7, 2018: The FBI is offering a US $10,000 reward for help leading to the arrest of a Caribbean immigrant, who is wanted for his alleged involvement in the armed robbery of a restaurant in Woodbridge, New Jersey. The agency needs help finding Trinidad & Tobago national Kofi Edwards, ...

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The Most Wanted Women From The Caribbean

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 4, 2018: Six women from the Caribbean are on the Interpol’s Wanted Persons list, making them the region’s most wanted. The six are from The Bahamas, Cuba, Suriname, The Dominican Republic and Guyana. They are: 1: Nicole Russell Nicole Russell Nicole Russell, 29, of The Bahamas is wanted by ...

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