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CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP- FEB. 15, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 15, 2019: Four Caribbean islands have made the EU’s 23 nation ‘dirty money’ blacklist; The wave of demonstrations in haiti has left a seventh protestor dead after A week of violent clashes; Six St. Kitts and Nevis youth have been gunned down in 6 days, with three dead in separate incidents in less than ...

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CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP- FEB. 15, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 15, 2019: Four Caribbean islands have made the EU’s 23 nation ‘dirty money’ blacklist; The wave of demonstrations in haiti has left a seventh protestor dead after A week of violent clashes; Six St. Kitts and Nevis youth have been gunned down in 6 days, with three dead in separate incidents in less than ...

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CARIBBEAN TRAVEL NEWS ROUNDUP – FEB. 15, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 15, 2019: Virgin Voyages is officially open for business, and just started taking bookings for its inaugural season departure of April 1, 2020; U.S. Customs preclearance of Americans headed home from the island of St. Maarten is planned to begin next year; Stop-over tourist arrivals to Caribbean destinations reached 29.9 million tourist visits last ...

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CARIBBEAN TRAVEL NEWS ROUNDUP – FEB. 15, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 15, 2019: Virgin Voyages is officially open for business, and just started taking bookings for its inaugural season departure of April 1, 2020; U.S. Customs preclearance of Americans headed home from the island of St. Maarten is planned to begin next year; Stop-over tourist arrivals to Caribbean destinations reached 29.9 million tourist visits last ...

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LATIN AMERICA NEWS ROUNDUP – FEB. 15, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 15, 2019: Venezuela’s President has invited a U.S. special envoy to visit after revealing that his foreign minister held secret meetings with him; Panama has been added to the EU’s blacklist for money laundering; A Colombian man who admitted sexually abusing nearly 300 children has been sentenced to 60 years in prison; Soccer ...

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MARIJUANA NEWS ROUNDUP – WEEK ENDING FEB. 15, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 15, 2019: New Data indicates the Global Cannabis Beverages Market Will Reach USD 4,464 Million By 2025; A global Market Study on Medical Marijuana says Europe will Register the Fastest Growth Through 2026; The European Parliament this week joined the WHO In Supporting Medical Marijuana; Bank officials have urged Congress to fully open the ...

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The Top 12 Caribbean Groups Present In The US

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Friday, Feb. 15, 2019: Caribbean immigrants in the US is now put conservatively at 10 percent of the 44.5 million immigrants across the country, according to US Census estimates. The majority come from 12 countries of those who self-identify on Census forms, especially given that there is no specific Census category ...

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This Grammy Singer Is Set For This Caribbean Carnival

By NAN ET EDITOR News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 15, 2018: A Grammy-winning singer is set to be part of the Carnival celebrations on one Caribbean island this month. Singer Ashanti, known for songs like “Always on Time” and “What’s Luv?,” is set to perform in Trinidad and Tobago on Feb. 25th at soca star Machel Montano’s Carnival ...

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Caribbean Soca Star Tops Billboard Reggae Chart

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Feb. 15, 2018: A Caribbean soca star has topped this week’s Billboard Reggae Charts. Machel Montano, ‘G.O.A.T’ (The Greatest Of All Time Now) album debuted at number one on the chart for the weekending Feb. 16, 2019. The album features 20 tracks with songs like “Toco Loco,” “so Good,” Jammin”and the title track: “G.O.A.T.” ...

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