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The Cruise Industry Is Open for Business with Destinations and Stakeholders: Registration Open for FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show

MIRAMAR, Florida, June 19, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA), the trade association that represents the mutual interests of Caribbean and Latin American destinations and stakeholders along with Member Lines that operate 95 percent of the global cruising capacity, is pleased to announce that registration is open for the 26th annual FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show, the largest and ...

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Five Caribbean Roots US Television Personalities You Should Know

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 7, 2019: It’s another Caribbean American Heritage Month and while many Caribbean nationals and Caribbean roots nationals remain largely hidden as part of the black or Asian ethnic groups of the US, millions are part of the fabric of these United States, including appearing on U.S. mainstream television. Here are five you should ...

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Five Caribbean Roots US Television Personalities You Should Know

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 7, 2019: It’s another Caribbean American Heritage Month and while many Caribbean nationals and Caribbean roots nationals remain largely hidden as part of the black or Asian ethnic groups of the US, millions are part of the fabric of these United States, including appearing on U.S. mainstream television. Here are five you should ...

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Caribbean Countries Agree to Protect Endangered Largetooth Sawfish

ROATÁN, Honduras, June 5, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Today, on World Environment Day, the critically endangered largetooth sawfish gained a lifeline as Caribbean countries unanimously agreed to add the species to Annex II of the Specially Protected Areas and Wildlife (SPAW) Protocol under the Cartagena Convention. Seventeen member governments are thereby obligated to impose strict national protections for the ...

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Paysett Corporation Continues Its Global Expansion Of Real Time Payments

ATLANTA and SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador, June 5, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — PaySett Corporation a global provider of Payment solutions along with ACH El Salvador announced today the start of the implementation of the PayExpedite® RTP platform based on the  ISO 20022 standard. Laura Bowen the head of Treasury and Trade Solutions at Citi commented “For over 55 years we have been a trusted ...

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Cloud Carib Joins Discussion on Caribbean Disaster Resiliency ahead of Hurricane Season at Barbados Conference

News Americas, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, June 04, 2019: Last week, organizations from across the globe, including 20 Caribbean countries gathered in Bridgetown, Barbados to discuss disaster resilience, priorities and solutions to tackle climate change and disaster risks at the Understanding Risk (UR) Caribbean conference. Hosted by the World Bank in partnership with the Government of Barbados, the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management ...

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The Canada Caribbean Resilience Facility Is Here

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 31, 2019: The government of Canada this week launched a $20 million (CAD), Canada Caribbean Resilience Facility initiative to help Caribbean countries better prepare for and respond to natural disasters. The Facility comes some two years after the devastating 2017 Atlantic hurricane season. At the time, Canada pledged $100 million (CAD) to support ...

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Top 10 Caribbean Countries For US Visa Overstays

Compiled By Jordan Bowles News Americas, DEERFIELD BEACH, FL, Fri. May 17th, 2019: Over 42,000 Caribbean nationals from across the region overstayed their non-immigrant visas and stayed on in the US between October 2017 and September 2018. That’s according to the latest data from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s 2018 “Fiscal Year Entry/Exit Overstay Report.” The US overstay data ...

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These Caribbean Americans Want To Replace Jumaane Williams On The New York City Council

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 10, 2019: Several Caribbean-born and Caribbean roots New Yorkers are among the Democratic candidates vying to replace Jumaane Williams on the New York City Council. Williams, son of Grenadian immigrants, was recently elected public advocate of New York City, leaving his city on the City Council now vacant. A special election to fill ...

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