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APR Energy 250MW Extension in Uruguay Gains Final Signature, Approval

Share Tweet Multiple extensions of the 250-megawatt project in Uruguay underscore the fact that fast-track mobile power is an ideal source of interim electric-generating capacity during construction of permanent infrastructure. (PRNewsFoto/APR Energy) JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ – APR Energy plc (the “Company”), a global leader in fast-track power solutions, today announces final signature and government approval of the extension of ...

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Seaborne continues its efforts in supporting Dominica relief

Share Tweet SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Sept. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Seaborne Airlines and its partners are working together to send much needed supplies to the storm stricken island nation of Dominica. Seaborne Airlines will be accepting items such as over-the-counter medical supplies, non-perishable goods, men’s and/or women’s underwear, bedding supplies, towels, and toiletries. These items can be delivered to ...

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Facebook Exec. To Help Lead Off NY Caribbean Carnival

Share Tweet NYC Mayor Bill deBlasio and his family dance at the 2014 West Indian American Day Carnival prior to his election in November 2014. News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Fri. Sept. 3, 2015: For the 48th year, the sights, sounds and taste of the Caribbean will return to the streets of Brooklyn New York this weekend as the annual West ...

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Irie Jam Radio Announces Live Streaming of Caribbean Carnival Week Events during New York City’s Annual Labor Day Celebration

Share Tweet Irie Jam Radio has partnered with the West Indian American Day Carnival Association (WIADCA) to present live streaming of featured events from the 48th Annual West Indian American Day Carnival. Can’t make it to New York or Eastern Parkway this year for the Greatest Carnival in North America? No problem, Irie Jam Radio is bringing the Parkway and ...

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Major Beijing Delegation For Invest Caribbean Now 2015 – St. Martin

Share Tweet Hon. Jeanne Rogers-Vanterpool, Présidente, Office de Tourisme de Saint-Martin, l, at ICN 2014 with Larry Lee, President of China Daily USA. (Sharon Bennett/ICN image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. September 3, 2015: A delegation of over 40-Beijing companies will travel to the French Caribbean island of Saint-Martin this September for Invest Caribbean Now 2015. The Government of ...

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Victim Of Jamaican Lottery Scam Gets Refund

Share Tweet News Americas, ALBANY, N.Y. Weds. Sept. 2, 2015: An elderly Watervliet, New York, man defrauded by Jamaican scammers for nearly $150,000 has received some money back. The man in his 80s, received a $15,000 check for funds recovered on his behalf by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and the U.S. Postal Inspections Service. ...

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Seaborne Announces Its Dominica Relief Plan

Share Tweet SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Aug. 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Seaborne Airlines wishes to advise passengers traveling to and from Dominica that all Seaborne services into Dominica (DOM) have been suspended effective immediately through September 16, 2015, as a result of damage inflicted on the airport from Tropical Storm Erika. To accommodate passengers and all relief efforts to support ...

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Bahamas National Busted With Cocaine Around Ankles

Share Tweet Bahamas national pictured with cocaine taped to his ankles. (US Customs image) News Americas, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Tues. Sept. 1, 2015: A Bahamas man was hoping to sneak past U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents with cocaine taped to his ankles. The man whose named has not been released was arrested at Port Everglades for smuggling the drugs ...

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Seaborne Announces New Service Between Puerto Rico and Antigua and Barbuda

Share Tweet Seaborne Airlines (PRNewsFoto/Seaborne Airlines) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Aug. 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Seaborne Airlines, the fastest growing airline in the Caribbean, announced that it will introduce non-stop service between the carrier’s hub in San Juan’s Luis Munoz Marin International Airport and Antigua and Barbuda newly inaugurated V.C. Bird International Airport, effective December 13, 2015.  The service will ...

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