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Caribbean Business – These Caribbean American Designers Are Speaking Out Against Poverty In Brooklyn, NY

Malene Barnett of Malene B and Anishka Clarke & Niya Bascom of Ishka Designs are the among the 26 ambassadors for Brooklyn Community Services (BCS) ONE Brooklyn Community “Many Voices, Many Stories,” public service MTA subway poster campaign against poverty. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 6, 2017: Two Caribbean-American interior designers are among many top Brooklynites creatively speaking ...

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The Business of Tourism – Cyber Security, The Caribbean And The Hospitality Sector

A team of computer experts and hackers work at a cabin in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, on Tuesday, July 11, 2017. (Photographer: Brett Gundlock/Bloomberg via Getty Images) By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. Oct. 6, 2017: Few of us when booking a flight, hotel, or a rental car think twice about the process, or the absence of interaction ...

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Can Hurricane Irma Possibly Help Haitians Win A TPS Extension?

Vicki Rosenthal and others protest in front of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services office in Broward county to urge the Department of Homeland Security to extend Temporary Protected Status for Haitian immigrants. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 6, 2017: In Washington D.C., on September 12, 2017, Haiti’s ...

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UN Secretary General Says Donor Response To Caribbean Poor

Secretary-General António Guterres (right) meets with Roosevelt Skerrit, Prime Minister and Minister for Finance and Public Service of the Commonwealth of Dominica late last month at the UN General Assembly in NYC. (UN Photo) News Americas, UNITED NATIONS HQ, NY, Thurs. Oct. 5, 2017: The Secretary General of the United Nations was frank Wednesday as he said the donor response ...

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Experiences Over Material Possessions: How Millennials Are Changing the Face of Traditional Industries

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Oct. 4, 2017: It is plain to see that the changing habits of millennials (i.e. people born from 1982 to the beginning of the new millennium) have caused certain industries to contract. In a scathing list of 70 concepts and business sectors on which Generation Y is supposed to have had a negative impact, ...

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Trump Tweets Photo Of Meeting With USVI Governor

  Donald Trump tweeted this photo last night of a meeting between him and the governor of the USVI. (Twitter image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Oct. 4, 2017: U.S. President Donald Trump did not venture to the U.S. territory of the USVI. Instead he met the island’s Governor Kenneth E. Mapp on a Navy vessel between Puerto Rico ...

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U.S. President Tosses Paper Towels To Puerto Rico Storm Victims

US President Donald Trump waves as he arrives at the Muniz Air National Guard Base for a visit after Hurricane Maria hit the island on October 3, 2017 in Carolina, Puerto Rico. The President later threw out paper towels to Puerto Ricans at a church according to Reuters. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Oct. ...

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10 Things To Know About The Current State Of Caribbean Nations After Hurricanes Irma And Maria

U.S.Navy, U.S. Marines assigned to Combat Logistics Battalion 26, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (26th MEU), cut branches from a fallen tree to clear a road in St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, Sept. 25, 2017. (Photo Santino D. Martinez/US Marine Corps via Getty Images) News Americas, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Mon. Oct. 2, 2017: Canada and the UK is still warning against travel ...

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This Renown Caribbean Diaspora Photographer Receives A Trailblazer Award

IED Trailblazer honoree Roland Hyde at l after receiving his award on Sept. 30, 2017. (Sheron Bunafyah Hamilton-Pearson/Facebook image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Oct. 3, 2017: Renowned Caribbean Diaspora fashion photographer, Roland Hyde, has been presented with a Lifetime Achievement Media Award for his nearly four decades of work in the Caribbean community overseas. Jamaican-born Roland Hyde was ...

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Filmmakers’ Awards Crown A Stellar Festival Showcasing Caribbean Legacy Stories

News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Oct. 2, 2017: The 12th Annual CaribbeanTales International Film Festival honoured eight films at the #INTERSECT: Closing Night and Awards on September 21, 2017 at the packed 500-seat Scotiabank Cineplex.  The films had all been screened during the Festival to enthralled audiences in Toronto from September 6 to September 21, 2017. The CaribbeanTales International Film Festival ...

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