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Slum Dwellers Of Latin America At Biggest Risk Of Coronavirus

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Oscar Lopez and Anastasia Moloney BOGOTA, Colombia, Thurs. March 19, 2020 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Standing beside her food stall in an unusually quiet street in Bogota, Diana Cardenas worries if she can sell enough fruit as the coronavirus devours her daily trade. With the virus spreading fast across Colombia, Latin America and the ...

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How To Do Business Like a Big Shot

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Mar. 18, 2020: When you launch a business, you naturally dream big. You may be imagining how successful you could be while picturing yourself becoming one of the world’s most prosperous business owners. Like a lot of entrepreneurs, you may well be fixated on success. While being passionate about ...

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COVID-19 Cases In The Caribbean Surpasses 100

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By NAN Staff Writer NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Mar. 18, 2020: The number of COVID-19 cases in the Caribbean continues to uptick with the total reported cases reaching 111 last night, as Barbados reported its first two cases and the U.S. Virgin Islands added a second. The Dominican Republic continues to lead the region with ...

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U.S. Says It’s Closely Monitoring Recount Of Votes In Guyana

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. March 18, 2020: U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Tuesday that the Trump administration is closely monitoring the tabulation of votes in Guyana. Guyanese voters went to the polls on March 2, 2020 and to date the results have been mired in controversy. A recount is now underway ...

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Brazil Halts Mobile Group’s Anti-Slavery Operations Due To Coronavirus

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Fabio Teixeira RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, Weds. March 18, 2020 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Brazil has put anti-slavery operations by its special mobile enforcement group on indefinite hold due to fears of coronavirus infecting its staff or rescued victims, authorities said on Tuesday. The freeze is expected to have an impact on the number ...

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9 Tips For Cooking With CBD Oil

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Mar. 18, 2020: Restaurants, bakeries, and bars all over the nation are now offering CBD-based foods, treats, and drinks. It’s become very common in states where cannabis products are legally distributed, but the online CBD marketplace has made it easier than ever for establishments to share their CBD goods. ...

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Coronavirus Also Takes Out The 2020 Penn Relays

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. March 17, 2020: On the heels of a ban of Jamaican high schools and college athletes participation at the annual Penn Relays and a cancellation by Team Jamaica Bickle,  The Division of Recreation and Intercollegiate Athletics at the University of Pennsylvania announced Monday that the ...

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Coronavirus Deaths In The Caribbean Region At Two

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. March 17, 2020: Two people have now died from COVID-19 in the wider Caribbean region. The Dominican Republic has registered its first death from the coronavirus, Monday. The victim was a 47-year-old woman who recently returned from Spain, the health ministry said. The news comes as the DR last ...

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Brazil To Hire Cuban Doctors To Fight Coronavirus

Caribbean News, Latin America News: SAO PAULO, Brazil, Tues. March 17, 2020, (Reuters) – Brazil is set to hire Cuban and other doctors to fight the deadly coronavirus. The news comes as the number of reported cases from COVID-19 reached 234 in Brazil. Cuban doctors were part of a medical program that was canceled in late 2018 amid a diplomatic ...

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