CARICOM Seeking Best Way Forward On Tourism Marketing

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CaribWorldNews, MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica, Fri. July 9, 2010: Jamaica`s Prime Minister, Bruce Golding, is defending the failure by CARICOM to agree on any possible funding programs for marketing the Caribbean as a generic destination. As the 31st Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of CARICOM wrapped up at […]

No Bail For Former Antigua-Based Billionaire

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CaribWorldNews, HOUSTON, Texas, Thurs. July 8, 2010: Antigua and Barbuda`s most famous former resident, accused Ponzi schemer R. Allen Stanford,  will have to continue to stay put in a Texas jail. U.S. District Judge David Hittner yesterday denied Stanford`s request for bail for the third time, rejecting arguments that the […]

Accused Terrorist With Guyana Passport Charged

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CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Thurs. July 8, 2010: A 35-year-old man who carries a Guyanese passport was yesterday charged in absentia by the U.S. Justice Department for being part of an al Qaeda plot that planned to stage attacks in the United States and the United Kingdom. Adnan El Shukrijumah was […]

Three Indicted For Trafficking Haitian Nationals

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CaribWorldNews, JACKSONVILLE, FL, Thurs. July 8, 2010: Three individuals  were yesterday indicted by a federal grand jury in the Northern District of Florida for conspiracy to commit forced labor and visa fraud involving Haitian nationals. Carline Ceneus, 32, and Willy Edouard, 47, both of Miami, and Cabioch Bontemps, 34, of […]

Trinidad National Helps Welcome Queen To UN

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CaribWorldNews, UNITED NATIONS, NY, Weds. July 7, 2010: Trinidad-and-Tobago-born chief of protocol at the United Nations, Desmond Parker, was among those on hand to welcome Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth, II, in her historic visit to the body Tuesday. Parker welcomed the Queen during her address to the body as her […]

Antigua Wants CARICOM Help In Internet Gambling Dispute

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CaribWorldNews, MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica, Weds. July 7, 2010: The Government of Antigua and Barbuda has enlisted the help of the Caribbean Community in its bid to have the United States comply with a World Trade Organization ruling on an Internet gambling dispute between the two countries. In 2004, the WTO […]

Global Crisis Still A Concern For CARICOM Leaders

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CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Weds. July 7, 2010: The global financial crises and its adverse impact on Caribbean economies was still the sticking point on the lips of CARICOM heads of government gathered at the 31st conference of the 15-member Caribbean Community Montego Bay, Jamaica. Very much concerned about the searing […]