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By Shamkoe Pilé BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (BGIS) — Regional businesses will soon have the opportunity to bid on millions of dollars’ worth of government contracts across the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), according to minister in the ministry of foreign trade of Barbados, Sandra Husbands, who was speaking at an ISO 20700 Standard in Management Consultancy Services workshop […]

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HAVANA, Cuba (ACN) — Jorge Luis Perdomo Di-Lella, Cuban minister of communications, said that increasing internet access and technology is a priority for Cuba, where important steps are being taken in that direction. In the Roundtable TV show, broadcasted on Tuesday, he said that the fundamental evolution strategy lies in wireless technology and the development […]

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MIAMI, USA — A Colombian man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for his role in a scheme to smuggle illegal aliens from Colombia into the United States, which resulted in the rape of one and the death of two Cuban nationals. Fredis Valencia Palacios, 30, a Colombian national extradited to the United […]

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ROSEAU, Dominica — The Discover Dominica Authority and Airbnb have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to cooperate on areas of common interest. By promoting the destination to a wide range of travelers through the platform the agreement will ensure home sharing continues to thrive as a healthy addition to the local tourism sector, helping […]

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By David Jessop Since the mid-2000s, the ability of the Caribbean tourism sector to generate rapid economic growth has been widely accepted by international financial institutions such as the IMF, World Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank. This seems to have occurred at the point at which it became apparent that services exports were starting […]

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By Hudson George Grenada’s ruling New National Party (NNP) government deducted money from striking public workers salary. The vast majority of these workers are black Grenadian women and some them are single mothers, plus they have extended families to support based on our society family structure inherited from our African fore-parents. So, when will the […]

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Dear Sir: The Trinidad and Tobago Council of Evangelical Churches denounces the stipulation in the Gender Equality Protocol for Judicial Officers launched on Tuesday, 27 November, that “transgender persons must be referred to by the pronoun of their choice,” as stated in a Daily Express article – ‘Protect Transgender Inmates’ on Wednesday, 28 November. Moreover, […]

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Dear Sir: Now more than ever, the feeling of Hanukkah’s meaning as a holiday about Jewish survival and endurance traverses into the varied religious landscape of the Caribbean.  Hence, the Caribbean Israel Coalition take this opportunity to wish the Jewish communities in the Caribbean and around the world Chag Chanukah, as the lighting of Chanukah […]

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