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UN Seeks Permanent Ways To Solve Guyana/Venezuela Border Argument

Share Tweet President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro Moros (L), United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (C) and President of Guyana David Arthur Granger (R) talk during their tri-lateral meeting on the sidelines of the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit and on the eve of the General Debate of the UN General Assembly in New York, New York, USA, 27 September 2015.  ...

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STAR Systems International Deploys 1.2 Million Headlamp Transponders in the Dominican Republic

Share Tweet News Americas Now, HONG KONG, Thursday September 24, 2015-STAR Systems International (SSI), a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) hardware, tag and professional services provider, today announced that it has completed a sale of 1.2 Million ISO 18000-6C headlamp transponders in the Dominican Republic. “We are very pleased to partner with Thomas Copel for this project,” said Bob Karr, Managing ...

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Cubans Sent Packing

Share Tweet Cubans interdicted at sea by US Coast Guard. (US Coast Guard image) News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Weds. Sept. 23, 2015: In the same month that Pope Francis is making history with a Cuba and US visit, over 200 Cubans seeking to illegally enter the United States have been sent packing. The US Coast Guard removed 237 back to ...

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Funeral Set For Jamaican- American Governor’s Aide

Share Tweet   Carey Gabay, a Caribbean-born lawyer in New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s administration died on Sept. 17, 2015 after being hit by an apparent stray bullet at the annual J’Ouvert Festival early Labor morning, Sept. 7, 2015. News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Fri. Sept. 18, 2015: Funeral arrangements for the Jamaican-American attorney to New York governor Andrew Cuomo ...

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El Dorado Awards Honored For Guyanese For Making A Difference

Share Tweet News Americas, GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Tues. Sept. 22, 2015: Several Guyanese nationals were recently presented with ‘El Dorado Awards’ for their efforts to make a difference and bring about positive change in the South American nation.  Among the top honorees at The Caribbean Voice (TCV) event were philanthropist, social activist and business woman Ameena Gafoor;  social and empowerment activist, ...

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Seaborne Airlines Announces Restart of Service to Dominica

Share Tweet SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Sept. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Seaborne Airlines has announced it is restarting normal operations to the Island of Dominica effective Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015.   This will include resumption of the American Airlines code-shared connecting service from San Juan’s Luis Munoz Marin International Airport to Douglas Charles International Airport in Dominica, on a daily basis, ...

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West Indian Carnival Expresses Sadness As Jamaican-American NY Governor Staffer Passes

Share Tweet Carey Gabay, a Caribbean-born lawyer in New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s administration died on Sept. 17, 2015 after being hit by an apparent stray bullet at the annual J’Ouvert Festival early Labor morning, Sept. 7, 2015. News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Fri. Sept. 18, 2015: Officials of the West Indian American Day Carnival Association (WIADCA), on Thursday voiced ...

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Verizon is First U.S. Wireless Company to Offer Roaming in Cuba

Share Tweet NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — It’s been about one month since the United States officially reopened its embassy in Cuba. Starting next week, Verizon Wireless customers who travel internationally can connect easily – including talk, messaging and data – while in the Caribbean’s largest nation, through the company’s Pay-As-You-Go International Travel option. Verizon is the first ...

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