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Lost At Sea

Share Tweet Coast Guard Capt. Mark Fedor responds to questions during a press conference for search-and-rescue operations for a missing container ship, El Faro, at Coast Guard Air Station Miami, Oct. 5, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Mark Barney.) News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Tues. Oct. 6, 2015: Thirty-two people remain lost at sea as the ...

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Guyanese In Washington Protest At Venezuelan Embassy

Share Tweet Dozens of Guyanese in Washington DC protesting neighboring Venezuela’s claim to two-thirds of their country on the anniversary of the arbitral award which settled their border in 1899 on Oct. 3rd 2015. News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Mon. Oct. 5, 2015:  Dozens of Guyanese from in and around Washington DC braved a cold drizzle on Saturday, October 3rd to ...

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Relief Efforts Underway In The Bahamas – Fast Facts

Share Tweet Damages as seen on one of the outlying islands from Hurricane Joaquin. Relief efforts underway in the Bahamas. News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Mon. Oct. 5, 2015: With The Bahamas given an all clear signal as Hurricane Joaquin finally moved away from the islands, the focus now has turned to relief assistance for residents of the outlying islands including ...

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Joaquin Continues To Batter The Central Bahamas

Share Tweet The hurricane has brought flooding and storm surges to Central Bahamas. News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Oct. 2, 2015: An extremely dangerous and slow moving Hurricane Joaquin continued to hover over the Central Bahamas this morning, battering several islands there, the National Hurricane Center reported. At 8 a.m. this morning Joaquin, a dangerous category 4 hurricane on the ...

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UK Offers Caribbean Aid Over Reparations

Share Tweet UK Prime Minister David Cameron says he is keen to strengthen ties and promote UK funding in the Caribbean. News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Thurs. Oct. 1, 2015: The United Kingdom has announced a £300 million infrastructure fund to the Caribbean and dismissed reparation claims. UK Prime Minister David Cameron dismissed claims for reparations for years of slavery, instead ...

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Wovenware CEO Christian Gonzalez Appointed President of Puerto Rico IT Cluster

Share Tweet Wovenware CEO Christian Gonzalez. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Sept. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ – Wovenware, the smarter software development and engineering company, announced today that Founder and CEO Christian González has been elected president of the board of directors for the Puerto Rico IT Cluster, an industry organization that aims to elevate Puerto Rico’s status as an IT ...

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Oakridge Develops Sales and Marketing Team

Share Tweet News Americas, MELBOURNE, Fla., Sept. 30, 2015: Oakridge Global Energy Solutions, Inc. (OGES) is pleased to announce that it has reached agreements with CBX Electronics (Orlando, Florida) and BESTCREWS (Tokyo, Japan) to become major participants in the Oakridge Sales and Marketing team. CBX Electronics and their staff of 8 join the Oakridge in-house Sales and Marketing team consisting ...

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UK Gives 300 Jamaican Prisoners The Boot As Cameron Visits Caribbean Island

Share Tweet Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Portia Simpson Miller (right), looks on as Chief of Defence Staff, Major General Antony Anderson is introduced to Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (UK), the Rt. Hon. David Cameron (third right), by British High Commissioner to Jamaica, His Excellency David Fitton (left). (Dave Reid image/JIS) News Americas, LONDON, England, Weds. Sept. 30, ...

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This Caribbean Isle Bets On Ports

Share Tweet Hon. Jeanne Rogers-Vanterpool, President of the Office of Tourism of Saint Martin, outlines the vision at Invest Caribbean Now 2015.   News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Sept. 29, 2015: The French Caribbean island of Saint-Martin is seeking to give its economy a shot in the arm with the expansion of two major port projects in the next ...

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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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