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Food for the Poor (Guyana Inc) donates medical beds with frames to GPHC – Stabroek News

Food for the Poor (Guyana Inc) donates medical beds with frames to GPHCStabroek NewsFood for the Poor (Guyana) recently handed over a quantity of beds to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) to fill an ongoing need at the institution. Hand... Continue reading →

PR News

Markel Re announces leadership changes

RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that David Kalainoff, President and Chief Underwriting Officer – Casualty of Markel’s Global Reinsurance (Markel Re) division, is retiring effective June 1, 2015. Jed Rhoads, presently Markel Re’s President and Chief Underwriting Officer – Property, will assume responsibility for leading the division in June 2015. [...] Continue reading →

Markel Re announces leadership changes

Share RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that David Kalainoff, President and Chief Underwriting Officer – Casualty of Markel’s Global Reinsurance (Markel Re) division, is retiring effective June 1, 2015. Jed Rhoads, presently Markel Re’s … Continue reading →

Seaborne Announces an Interline Agreement with United Airlines

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Seaborne Airlines today announced the introduction of a new interline agreement with United Airlines providing customers convenient connections between the networks of United and Seaborne Airlines.  Now customers have the convenience of purchasing a single ticket for United and Seaborne Airlines services, checking baggage at their [...] Continue reading →

Entertainment

Marlon James’s New Novel, ‘A Brief History of Seven Killings’ – New York Times

New York TimesMarlon James's New Novel, 'A Brief History of Seven Killings'New York TimesHis clients included the dancehall star Sean Paul, for whom he designed several CD covers, and The New York Times's T Magazine. During much of that time, he said, “I made a big point of not writing seriously and even stopped reading for a while, too.”. Continue reading →

Business

BBX Capital Acquires Florida’s Anastasia Confections – Marketwired (press release)

BBX Capital Acquires Florida's Anastasia ConfectionsMarketwired (press release)Today, several mainstream grocery chains, mass merchandisers, gift shops, theme parks, and other retailers across the U.S., Canada and the Caribbean carry Anastasia's Coconut Patties and a variety of their other products and product line," commented Mr ...and more » Continue reading →

Sports

Strauss fears for Test cricket – ESPNcricinfo.com

ESPNcricinfo.comStrauss fears for Test cricketESPNcricinfo.comThe deal, which if TV rights deals come to fruition could bring India a ten-fold increase in income, with England and Australia also benefiting financially, will in Strauss' view condemn Test cricket to a growing number of mismatches which will quicken ...Brisbane, Chennai new testing centresWisden IndiaBrisbane and Chennai accredited as testing centres for suspect bowling actionsCricket CountryChennai, Brisbane named testing centres for suspect bowling actionsCricbuzzABP Newsall 18 news articles » Continue reading →

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Caribbean News

Antigua & Barbuda Merges Three NY Offices Into One

Share Tweet PM Gaston Browne (in dark suit at front of room left) breaks the news to Antigua & Barbuda nationals in the Bronx on Sept. 26, 2014. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Oct. 2, 2014: Newly-elected Prime Minister … Continue reading

Caribbean American Congresswoman Concerned About Security Breaches at the White House

Share Tweet Secret Service director Julia Pierson enters a hearing room in April to answer questions before a closed meeting of the Senate homeland security committee in Washington. News Americas, BROOKLYN, N.Y., Weds. Oct. 1, 2014: Caribbean American Congresswoman Yvette … Continue reading

Sex Trafficking Lands Jamaican In Jail For 27 Years

Share Tweet News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Weds. Oct. 1, 2014: A Jamaican man will have to spend the next 27 years of his life in prison for his role in a sex trafficking operation. Damion St. Patrick Baston, 37, of … Continue reading

Markel Re Announces Leadership Changes

Share Tweet Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that David Kalainoff, President and Chief Underwriting Officer – Casualty of Markel’s Global Reinsurance (Markel Re) division, is retiring effective June 1, 2015. Jed Rhoads, presently Markel Re’s President and Chief Underwriting Officer – … Continue reading

Seaborne Announces an Interline Agreement with United Airlines

Share Tweet SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Seaborne Airlines today announced the introduction of a new interline agreement with United Airlines providing customers convenient connections between the networks of United and Seaborne Airlines.  Now customers have … Continue reading

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