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Clean Up Begins As Protests In Ecuador Ends

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Oct. 15, 2019: Workers have started cleaning the streets after the end of the protests on October 14, 2019 in Quito, Ecuador. The protests ends after a meeting between leaders of the country’s indigenous peoples and President of Ecuador Lenin Moreno in which they agreed to withdraw decree 883 – an austerity package. The ...

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West Indies Names New Head Coach

Former West Indies batsman Phil Simmons has been named head coach of the men’s senior team on a four-year contract. The 56-year-old beat out Test legend Desmond Haynes and incumbent Floyd Reifer for the position, CMC reported. Simmons led West Indies for 18 months before being dramatically sacked in September 2016 just five months after overseeing the Caribbean side’s capture ...

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CARIBBEAN TRAVEL PHOTO OF THE DAY – DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

Happy Travel Tuesday from inside a cave in Los Haitises National Park located on the remote northeast coast of the Dominican Republic. The post CARIBBEAN TRAVEL PHOTO OF THE DAY – DOMINICAN REPUBLIC appeared first on Caribbean and Latin America Daily News.

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The Cruise Industry Remains Committed to Both the Recovery of Grand Bahama and Abaco and Bringing More Guests to the Unaffected Majority of The Bahamas

MIRAMAR, Florida, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — While the world mourns the destruction of Abaco and Grand Bahama and seeks ways to help the destinations build back better, the cruise industry continues to prove its commitment. Just a month after the historic event, Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA), the trade association that represents the mutual interests between the cruise ...

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Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter: 2020 Habitat for Humanity work project to take place in Dominican Republic

NASHVILLE, Tennessee, Oct. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — The Dominican Republic will become the 15th country to host Habitat for Humanity’s Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project, the former U.S. president announced today. The announcement of the November 2020 build came at the conclusion of the 36th Carter Work Project in Nashville. Since beginning their work with Habitat for Humanity in 1984, ...

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Caribbean Sports Roundup

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 11, 2019: Here are the top stories making Caribbean sports news for the week ending, Oct. 11, 2019: Guyana, Barbados To Clash In CPL T20 Finals The Caribbean Premier League (CPL) cricket tourney’s finals is this weekend already. The Guyana Amazon Warriors will face-off against the Barbados Trident tomorrow, ...

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CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – Oct. 11, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, FRIDAY, OCT. 11, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean and its Diasporas this Friday, Oct. 11, 2019: Just when you thought social media was moving to stamp out fake news, ‘RihannaIsJamaican’ began trending on Twitter, much to the angst of Bajans and the amusement of Jamaicans. Hundreds of people turned ...

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MARIJUANA NEWS ROUNDUP – OCT. 11, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 11, 2019: Here are the marijuana headlines making news globally and in the Caribbean and Latin America for the week-ending Oct. 11, 2019: Singer Ed Sheeran has become the latest global celebrity to monetise their passion for CBD oil, announcing the launch of the new beer range, Cannabis Bier, at his Notting Hill pub, ...

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CARIBBEAN TRAVEL NEWS ROUNDUP- Oct. 11, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. OCT. 11, 2019: Here are the top stories making news on the Caribbean travel scene for the week-ending Oct.11, 2019: Canada is warning its nationals to exercise a high degree of caution if travelling to Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago due to increase in violent crimes and kidnapping, respectively. Carnival Cruise Line says it ...

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LATIN AMERICA NEWS ROUNDUP – OCT. 11, 2019

News Americas,  NEW YORK, NY, Fri. OCT. 11, 2019: Here are the top stories making news from across Latin America for the week-ending Oct. 11, 2019: Youth climate activist Greta Thunberg is on the move again, setting sail for South America and Santiago, the Chilean capital where a UN climate change conference is planned for early December. 11 people have been arrested ...

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