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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. ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Summit Highlights Caribbean Disaster Preparedness And Collaboration To Strengthen Resilience

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Jan. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — “Caribbean Strong: Building Resilience with Equity” will take place on February 27-March 1, 2019, at the Sheraton Hotel and Casino in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The three-day summit focusing on disaster preparedness in the Caribbean region is co-sponsored by the Puerto Rico Science, Technology & Research Trust and the Society for ...

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Caribbean Immigrant Entrepreneur To Be Funeralized In New Jersey

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Jan. 18, 2019: A popular Caribbean-born entrepreneur, who passed away suddenly on Sunday night, Jan. 13, 2019, shocking her family, colleagues and the wider business community, will be laid to rest next week following a New Jersey funeral service. Allison Butters-Grant, founder of Global Seafoods Distributors, Inc., will be funeralized on Jan. 23, 2019 at ...

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Canopy LATAM Starting The Year Strong

LIMA, Peru and SMITHS FALLS, Ontario, Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) (the “Company” or “Canopy Growth”), through its Latin American-focused subsidiary, Canopy LATAM Corporation (“Canopy LATAM”), is proud to introduce Spectrum Cannabis Peru S.A.C. (“Spectrum Cannabis Peru”), the newest member of the growing global Spectrum Cannabis family. Spectrum Cannabis Peru will operate as part ...

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This Caribbean Government Will Challenge No-Confidence Vote In Court

News Americas, GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Fri. Jan. 4, 2018: The government of the CARICOM nation of Guyana said Thursday it will challenge the Dec. 21, 2018 vote of no-confidence in court. As many questions continue as to why the government has not yet resigned and called a new election, the country’s attorney general made the disclosure. The government plans to argue ...

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Lowered Caribbean And Latin America Growth Forecast For 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 21, 2018: The economies of the Caribbean and Latin America are forecast to see a decline come 2019. That’s according to the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) which said Thursday that the Caribbean and Latin America will now likely grow just 1.7 percent in 2019. That’s a dip from ...

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Avaya Expands Distributor Partnership For Ecuador, Venezuela, Central America and the Caribbean

MIAMI, Dec. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE: AVYA) announced that its DACAS distributor expands services in the Latin American market and makes available Avaya solutions for companies of all sizes and industries. DACAS will now provide its services in Ecuador, Venezuela, Central America, the English Caribbean and Spanish. Avaya offers one of the most complete ...

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