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Caribbean Victims Of 9/11 ‘Live’ On At Memorial Pools

Share Tweet The names of the Caribbean victims of September 11, 2001, ‘live’ on, on the bronze parapets surrounding the Memorial pools at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum in downtown Manhattan. News Americas, NY, NY, Fri. Sept. 11, 2015: Today, as many across the US pause to mark the 14th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attack, many of ...

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Markel to Acquire Assets of CATCo Investment Management Ltd.

Share Tweet RICHMOND, Va., LONDON and HAMILTON, Bermuda, Sept. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Markel Corporation (“Markel”) (NYSE: MKL) and CATCo Investment Management Ltd. (“CATCo”) jointly announced today that they have entered into an agreement whereby Markel will acquire substantially all of the assets of CATCo. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and is expected to close in the ...

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Multi-Million Caribbean Ganja Bust Completed

Share Tweet A joint task force from Operation Bahamas, Turks and Caicos (OPBAT) seized 2,842 pounds of marijuana worth over $2.5 million during three separate law enforcement operations in the Bahamas this past weekend. News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Thurs. Sept. 10, 2015: A drug bust valued at $2.5 million has been completed in the Bahamas.  A joint task force from ...

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This Caribbean Island Has A New Government

Share Tweet PNM’s Keith Rowley will be Trinidad & Tobago’s new PM for the next five years. News Americas, PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Tues. Sept. 8, 2015: Trinidad & Tobago has become the latest Caribbean nation to be swept by the winds of change hat’s been blowing many governments out of office in recent months. The incumbent government led by United National ...

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Caribbean-Born NY Governor Staffer Fighting For Life After J’Ouvert Shooting

Share Tweet Carey Gabay, a Caribbean-born lawyer in New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s administration is fighting for his life after being hit by an apparent stray bullet at the annual J’Ouvert Festival early Monday morning. News Americas, BROOKLYN, NY, Tues. Sept. 8, 2015: A Caribbean-born lawyer in New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s administration is fighting for his life ...

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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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