Puerto Rico Cops Busted On Drug Charges

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CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Thurs. Oct. 7, 2010: The Federal Bureau of Investigation has busted 89 law enforcement officers, mainly cops in Puerto Rico, for helping drug dealers smuggle cocaine. The arrests were the result of Operation Guard Shack, the largest police corruption investigation in the history of the FBI. Close […]

U.S. State Department Designates Special Coordinator for Haiti

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CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. Oct. 6, 2010: Thomas C. Adams has been named by the U.S. State Department as Haiti`s Special Coordinator.  The Haiti Special Coordinator`s office, according to the State Department, will oversee U.S. government engagement with Haiti, including diplomatic relations and the implementation of a reconstruction strategy in […]

Haitian Grammy Winning Star Is New University Fellow

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Oct. 6, 2010: Grammy-winning Haitian-born international recording artist and humanitarian, Wyclef Jean, is not a university graduate but he has now been named as a visiting fellow at Rhode Island`s Brown University. The former Fugees member and Haitian Presidential hopeful has been appointed as a […]

UWI Vice Chancellor Recommends Promoting Historic Caribbean Tourism

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CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Weds. Oct. 6, 2010: Vice Chancellor of the University of the West Indies, Guyana-born Professor E. Nigel Harris, has challenged Caribbean tourism officials to focus on `history tourism.` Addressing delegates at the Caribbean Media Exchange conference in Kingston, Jamaica on Sunday, October 3rd, Professor Harris said there […]

CrimsonLogic Helps Automate Qatar`s Customs System

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SINGAPORE, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ — CrimsonLogic, a leading provider of eGovernment solutions and services, was awarded a contract in 2008 by the State of Qatar to design and implement a nationwide eGovernment system to automate and streamline the customs administration system. Currently in phases of implementation, the system, upon completion, […]

Popular Barbados Minister Is New Head Of Country`s Finances

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 CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Tues. Oct. 5, 2010: The minister of government chosen in a poll as most liked to replace Prime Minister David Thompson as the man at the helm is the country`s new finance minister. An ailing PM Thompson on Friday night named Chris Sinckler, formerly Minister of Social […]

Clarity Needed On Overseas Territories Policy

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CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Mon. Oct. 4, 2010: A week ago a letter was sent from the British Defence Secretary, Liam Fox, to the British Prime Minister, David Cameron. Its text appeared in the British newspapers having been leaked by sources unknown. It related to the United Kingdom`s increasingly tense defence […]