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Puerto Rico looks to boost excise tax on oil to help boost bond sales, ease fiscal situation

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Puerto Rico government officials said Thursday they are seeking a 68 per cent increase in an oil tax to help sell up to $2.9 billion in bonds and strengthen one of the island's ... Continue reading →

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Sotheby’s International Realty Brand to Enter St. Martin

Share MADISON, N.J., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC today announced Pierres Caraibes in St. Martin has joined the Sotheby’s International Realty® brand and now will do business as St. Martin Sotheby’s International Realty. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140311/MM81288LOGO The firm, … Continue reading →

TOURISTS SET TO EMBARK ON 2015 IMPACT WEEK TRIP TO HAITI WITH EXCLUSIVE TRAVEL DEALS BY MY HAITI TRAVELS

Share FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. October 29, 2014: My Haiti Travels, a New York-based boutique concierge firm that produces high-quality travel experiences for leisure and business purposes, has announced its third annual “Impact Week” signature … Continue reading →

If You Have Been Injured by Asbestos, Please Read this Notice of Voting Rights

Share WILMINGTON, Del., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – The following statement is being issued regarding the In re Specialty Products Holding Corp. matter (Case No. 10-11780 (PJW) (Bankr. D. Del. 2010). A Joint Plan of Reorganization (”Plan”) has been filed to … Continue reading →

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28 get citizenship at DeVeaux – Toledo Blade

Toledo Blade28 get citizenship at DeVeauxToledo BladeThat civic duty recently fell on DeVeaux teacher Joel Paul, himself a naturalized U.S. citizen originally from Trinidad and Tobago. ... The youngest, 17-year-old twins Sean and Renzo, will be eligibl... Continue reading →

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Jamaica vows to stick by economic pledges, minister says – Reuters

Jamaica vows to stick by economic pledges, minister saysReutersThe Caribbean country signed a four-year, $930 million loan program with the International Monetary Fund to help reform its economy and reverse a history of low growth and high debt. Jamaic... Continue reading →

Sports

Live Cricket Score Duleep Trophy Central Zone vs South Zone, final at Delhi … – Cricket Country (blog)

Cricket Country (blog)Live Cricket Score Duleep Trophy Central Zone vs South Zone, final at Delhi ...Cricket Country (blog)Central Zone have slowed down post lunch, scoring a mere 12 runs from the six overs that have been bowled since the start of the ... Continue reading →

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Montserrat’s New Premier Wants To Turn Nation Into ‘Green Capital Of The World’ – A NAN Exclusive

Share Tweet Premier Donaldson Romeo of Montserrat (GoM image) By NAN Staff Writer  News Americas, BRADES, Montserrat, Fri. Oct. 31, 2014: Just over a month after he was sworn in as Premier Donaldson Romeo of Montserrat and of the People’s … Continue reading

Use Of ‘N’ Word To Jamaican Students Puts Spotlight On Fight For Caribbean Identity Category

Share Tweet Two of the Jamaican students in Illinois who allege they were called the “N” word by a teacher. (WMAQ TV image) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, CHICAGO, IL, Thurs. Oct. 30, 2014: The apparent use of the … Continue reading

Guyana Political Party Wants Attorney General Fired

Share Tweet Guyana Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs Anil Nandlall By NAN Contributor News Americas, GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Thurs. Oct. 30, 2014:  Guyana Political Party, the Working People’s Alliance (WPA), is calling for President Donald Ramotar to fire Attorney … Continue reading

Cuban Migrants Missing After Trying To Reach U.S. Illegally

Share Tweet By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, MIAMI, Thurs. Oct. 30, 2014: The U.S. Coast Guard on Wednesday afternoon suspended its search for two missing Cuban migrants in the vicinity of Caesar Creek, Florida, to Haulover Inlet, Florida. The … Continue reading

Mexican Migrant To Spend Next 35 Years In Jail

Share Tweet By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, CHARLOTTE, N.C., Thurs. Oct. 30, 2014: A Mexican man accused of trafficking in more than $30 million of cocaine will have to spend the next 35 years of his life in federal … Continue reading

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