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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Curacao

Happy Hump Day says this Troupial bird from the Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao.  The post Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Curacao appeared first on Caribbean and Latin America Daily News.

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Parkland completes acquisition of assets from Mort Distributing, Inc.

CALGARY, Alberta, Dec. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Parkland Fuel Corporation (“Parkland”) (TSX:PKI) announced today that through its wholly owned U.S. subsidiaries (collectively, “Parkland USA”), it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the assets of Mort Distributing, Inc. and its affiliates (collectively, “Mort”). Mort is a marketer and distributor of fuels and lubricants serving retail, commercial and wholesale customers ...

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The Cayman Cruise Pier – A Matter Of Caribbean Environmental Significance

By David Jessop News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Dec. 17, 2019:  Regional news coverage can be patchy. While electoral politics, national economic performance and crime from across the Caribbean are regularly reported and commented upon, this is not the case when the issues are regarded as being domestic. The lack of financial resource and reader insularity means that only ...

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Former Argentine Cop Extradited From France

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues Dec. 18, 2019: Argentine former police officer, Mario Sandoval, was extradited from France to Buenos Aires, Argentina on Monday, December 16, 2019 to face trial over the disappearance of a student. Argentina suspects that Sandoval took part in more than 500 cases of kidnappings, torture and murder at a time when some 30,000 were ...

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Future Proofing Caribbean Tourism

By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Tues. Dec. 17, 2019: The statistics vary, but reliable Caribbean and international entities suggest that the region’s tourism sector is now delivering on average directly and indirectly about 40.6% of the Caribbean’s GDP, although in Aruba, Antigua, Barbados, The Bahamas, the OECS states and most overseas territories tourism the figure is much higher. ...

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Caribbean National Elected Treasurer Of Consular Corps Association In Philadelphia

News Americas, PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania, Tues. December 17, 2019: Jamaica’s Honorary Consul in Philadelphia, Christopher Chaplin, is now the treasurer and a member of the Executive Committee of the Consular Corps Association of Philadelphia. He was elected at its meeting on December 11, 2019 in Philadelphia. Mr. Chaplin takes over from Jerry Sorkin, Honorary Consul for Tunisia, who served the Association ...

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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Saba

Happy Travel Tuesday from the Dutch Caribbean island of Saba, a 13 square kilometers island that consists essentially of the top of the dormant Mount Scenery volcano where goats predominate. Curry goat anyone?. The post Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Saba appeared first on Caribbean and Latin America Daily News.

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First Black And Caribbean Roots Ballerina Hopes To Leave The Audience Empowered

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Dec. 16, 2019: For the first time in the history of the New York City Ballet, the holiday classic “The Nutcracker,” has a black and Caribbean roots dancer playing the prima ballerina lead role of ‘Marie.’ And her message to the audience is one of empowerment. Eleven-year-old Charlotte Nebres has ...

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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Martinique

Happy Monday from the French Caribbean island of Martinique. Anyone ready for Christmas? Here’s a number of local Caribbean products to spice up your life. The post Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Martinique appeared first on Caribbean and Latin America Daily News.

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British Millionaire Named As Victim Of Fatal Argentina Shooting

News Americas, LONDON, England, Mon. Dec. 16, 2019: The British national shot dead outside a five star hotel in Argentina is none other than millionaire property magnate Matthew Charles Gibbard, 50, the Daily Telegraph reports. Gibbard was the victim of a brutal attack that took place in broad daylight outside the Faena hotel in Buenos Aires. His stepson, Stefan Zone, ...

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