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Trinidad & Tobago Makes Corruption Report

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Nov. 18, 2009: The oil rich nation of Trinidad & Tobago is the lone Caribbean country to make the 2009 Corruption report. The Global Corruption Report 2009: Corruption and the Private Sector, released Tuesday, November 17, 2009 ranked T&T 72nd out of 180 on the most corrupt scale for the past year. The analysis by ...

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Caribbean Students MIA From Top International Students List

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. Nov. 18, 2009: Few Caribbean students are studying in the U.S., according to the latest Open Doors survey, which analyses foreign students in the United States. The survey, which is published by the Institute of International Education with support from the U.S. Department of State`s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs found that while Brazil, Mexico ...

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Threat To Suriname Reporter A Concern Of Reporters Without Borders

CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Weds. Nov. 18, 2009: Top media rights group, Reporters Without Borders, has expressed concern over telephone threats allegedly received by a Surinamese reporter. Reporter Ivan Cairo of the Paramaribo-based daily De Ware Tijd allegedly received threats on November 7th in connection with several articles he has written about the unexplained disappearance of 90 kg of cocaine from ...

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Alliance Of Small Island States Rejects Calls For Real Engagement

By Michel Bascombe CaribWorldNews, COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Weds. Nov. 18, 2009:  The Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS) and Least Developed Countries (LDCs) on Tuesday rejected calls by some world leaders, including the biggest polluters, to stall a legally binding outcome at next month`s United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 15) in Copenhagen. The grouping of most vulnerable states instead maintained ...

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Island Bargains Offers A Gateway For Online Shopping And Shipping

CaribPR Wire, MIAMI, FL, Weds. Nov. 17, 2009: Islandbargains.com has positioned itself as `The Premier Gateway` for online shopping and shipping, throughout the Caribbean. With over 40 years of retail and wholesale experience in South Florida, once dubbed as `The Everything Store,` this long time retail family, has served the community well, and is known for providing a vast selection of ...

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Is Dobbs Blaming Obama?

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Nov. 18, 2009:  Lou Dobbs, the now former CNN anchor, seems to be blaming President Obama for his downfall at CNN. Dobbs this week told Fox News Channel`s Bill O`Reilly, that his programming concept fell out of favor when President Obama was elected. The immigration bashing anchor, who moved beyond journalism to advocating on behalf ...

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USS Wasp To Anchor Off The Coast Of Jamaica

CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Weds. Nov.18, 2009: The multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS WASP will anchor off the coast of Jamaica tomorrow. The ship, according to a US Embassy statement, will anchor off Ocho Rios, Jamaica from November 19  to the 20, 2009.   While in Jamaica sailors and Marines from the USS WASP are set to deliver books and computers as ...

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OBMI Selected as Lead Architecture Firm for The Ritz-Carlton Cairo, Palm Hills in Egypt

MIAMI, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ — OBMI, the leading international architectural design and consulting firm specializing in master planning, hotel and resort design, announced its appointment as lead architects for The Ritz-Carlton Cairo, Palm Hills in Egypt. As principal designers, the company revealed the final design concept of the 160-room luxury hotel, featuring magnificent uninterrupted views of the great pyramids of ...

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Obama Names New Ambassador To Trinidad & Tobago

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Tues. Nov. 17, 2009: A John Jay College of Criminal Justice alumnus has been nominated by President Obama as the new U.S. ambassador to the twin island of Trinidad and Tobago. Beatrice Wilkinson Welters, who founded and chairs the AnBryce Foundation and the Vincent Wilkinson Foundation, which provides long-term academic and leadership enrichment programs for underserved youth, ...

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Michael Jackson`s Caribbean Born Doctor Avoids Jail Time

CaribWorldNews, LAS VEGAS, NV, Tues. Nov. 17, 2009: Michael Jackson`s Caribbean-born doctor has reached a deal that has allowed him to keep out of jail. Dr. Conrad Murray on Monday reached a deal in his child support case brought against him by the mother of his son, Nenita Malibiran of Santa Clara County, California. Murray avoided time in a Nevada ...

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