Home » Caribbean News (page 2)

Caribbean News

If you purchased dental supplies or equipment directly from Henry Schein, Patterson, Benco, or Burkhart, an $80 million class action settlement may affect you

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — The following statement is being issued by Berger Montague regarding the Dental Supplies Antitrust Litigation. An $80 million cash Settlement has been reached in a lawsuit known as In re Dental Supplies Antitrust Litigation, No 16-cv-00696 (E.D.N.Y.), against Henry Schein, Inc. (“Schein”), Patterson Companies, Inc. (“Patterson”), and Benco Dental Supply Company (“Benco”) (collectively, “Defendants”). The ...

Read More »

Trinidad & Tobago’s First Citizens Group Becomes Visa Loyalty Solutions Premium Partner

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago, Feb. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Trinidad-based First Citizens Group has received the Premium Partner designation from fintech and insurtech company novae and leading payment technology company Visa for being one of the first banks in the Caribbean to adopt Visa Loyalty Solutions (VLS), the white-label digital loyalty platform the two companies recently co-created. Over the years First ...

Read More »

Caribbean National Calls ICE “Rogue Agency”

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019: A Caribbean-born immigration advocate, who has had his own run in with the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency, has dubbed the body “rogue.” Trinidad-born Ravi Ragbir, executive director of the New Sanctuary Coalition, who was arrested and detained by ICE and is fighting deportation from US, ...

Read More »

PDSI opens 6th office location in San Juan, Puerto Rico

ATLANTA, Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — PDSI, a premier third-party development company for the hotel industry, is pleased to announce the opening of their 6th office location in San Juan, Puerto Rico.  Adding to their existing five national locations, PDSI has strategically positioned itself to address client needs as growth of the hospitality industry continues to accelerate. The San ...

Read More »

Forbes Travel Guide Unveils 2019 Star Rating Awards

ATLANTA, Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Forbes Travel Guide today debuted its 61st annual list of Star Rating winners, recognizing the world’s finest properties and rewarding gracious, intuitive service. The 2019 award recipients include 21 new Five-Star hotels, 49 new Four-Star hotels and 62 new hotels in the Recommended category. Other first-time recipients include six Five-Star restaurants, eight ...

Read More »

The Top 12 Caribbean Groups Present In The US

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Friday, Feb. 15, 2019: Caribbean immigrants in the US is now put conservatively at 10 percent of the 44.5 million immigrants across the country, according to US Census estimates. The majority come from 12 countries of those who self-identify on Census forms, especially given that there is no specific Census category ...

Read More »

Jamaica Participates in Routes Americas

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Jamaica is participating in Routes Americas in Quebec, Canada between 12 and 14 February to promote the country as a tourism and business destination. Routes Americas is top leading summit in the Western Hemisphere for the development of new routes and airlift attended by airline and airport executives from across the region. ...

Read More »

This Caribbean Country Has The Most Wanted Nationals On Interpol

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Friday, Feb. 8, 2019: A whopping 55 Caribbean nationals from just one country are on the Interpol’s most wanted list, News Americas Now has found. The 55 are from Jamaica and comprise the any country in the region, including the Dominican Republic. The majority – 40 – are wanted by Jamaican ...

Read More »

Zaxby’s New Ad Is All About Pronouncing “Caribbean”

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Friday, Feb. 1, 2019: Zaxby’s, a US fast food restaurant chain offering chicken wings, chicken fingers, sandwiches, and salads, has created some waves on social media for its ad that is focused on the pronunciation of the word “Caribbean.” The ad is being used to promote the company’s version of Caribbean jerk ...

Read More »