News from Rep. Engel – US Should Have Embassies In Every Caribbean Country – Middle East North Africa Financial Network

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News from Rep. Engel – US Should Have Embassies In Every Caribbean Country
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Connie Mack (R-FL), called on the State Department to model new embassies on the US embassy in Grenada, which is staffed by one foreign service officer. The amendment passed by a voice vote. Rep. Engel's statement in the Committee on Foreign Affairs is

Remembering Gregory Isaacs

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News Americas, QUEENS, NY, Fri. July 22, 2011: VP Records is remembering the Cool Ruler Gregory Isaacs as the singer’s birthday passed by on July 15th, some 10 months after his dead. The “We Remember Gregory Isaacs,” double-disc collection is set to be released on Aug 16th. It will feature […]

It’s A Paraguay Vs. Uruguay Showdown At Copa

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News Americas, BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, Fri. July 22, 2011: Paraguay will take on their South American neighbor Uruguay this Sunday for the 2011 Copa America cup and bragging rights. The two face-off in the forty-third edition of Copa, comes after each eliminated their competitor in the semi-finals Wednesday to move […]

Brewer Sees Latin America Profits Soar

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News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. July 22, 2011: Seems Latin Americans can’t get enough beer. The world’s second- biggest brewer reported first-quarter sales growth that beat estimates this week, led by gains in largely Latin America. SABMiller Plc (SAB), a London-based company, said organic lager volume rose 6 percent in […]

Caribbean Businesses Urged To Compete For Grants

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News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. July 22, 2011: Caribbean entrepreneurs interested in expanding their businesses are being urged to apply for grants. Compete Caribbean, a five-year Caribbean private sector development program, is targeting 15 Caribbean countries and Caribbean-based firms can benefit from non-repayable grants ranging from US$100,000 to US$500,000. Projects […]

Find Out Who Is Most Globally Networked Individual

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News Americas, ENGLEWOOD, CO, Fri. July 22, 2011: Are you the most networked person in the world? Remittance company, Western Union, wants to now. The company is celebrating its 160th anniversary by launching a search for the most networked person in the world. Take the Western Union® Network Challenge at […]

Somalia famine worsened by civil war, experts say

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Mogadishu, Somalia — Somali soldiers beat back desperate families with gun butts Thursday as they fought for food supplies in front of a weeping diplomat, a day after the United Nations declared parts of the country were suffering from the worst famine in a generation. “I will knock on every […]

Caribbean Anglican Hymnal Launched

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By Dave Rodney News Americas, Kingston, Jamaica, Fri. July 22, 2011: A riveting and engaging new Anglican hymnal designed for liturgical worship in churches across the Caribbean has just been released, and early reactions to this compilation are suggesting that the publication is destined to be a runaway hit among […]