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$358m Penalty For Fraud With Bahamas ‘Alter Ego’ – Bahamas Tribune

$358m Penalty For Fraud With Bahamas 'Alter Ego'Bahamas TribuneA US judge has imposed a $358 million fine on the perpetrators of an alleged multinational fraud that he found employed a BISX-listed firm's subsidiary as its “alter ego”. Judge Edmond Chang, sitting in the northern Illinois district court, ordered ... Continue reading →

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New Mangrove Restoration Project for Jamaica

Share LANDOVER, Md., Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – This week the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation launches a year-long project to restore mangroves in Jamaica called the Jamaica Awareness of Mangroves In Nature (J.A.M.I.N.) project. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141010/151469 The venture, joined with … Continue reading →

New Mangrove Restoration Project for Jamaica

Share LANDOVER, Md., Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – This week the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation launches a year-long project to restore mangroves in Jamaica called the Jamaica Awareness of Mangroves In Nature (J.A.M.I.N.) project. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141010/151469 The venture, joined with … Continue reading →

FCCA Conference & Trade Show Helps Attendees Target Cruise Line Decision Makers and Maximize Cruise Tourism’s Benefits

Share PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The 21st annual Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) Conference & Trade Show opened today, gathering about 1,000 cruise tourism stakeholders and 100 cruise executives, presidents and CEOs from the 15 FCCA Member … Continue reading →

Entertainment

Oscar de la Renta remembered for his elegant designs, generosity

Share Tweet By Patricia Reaney NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oscar de la Renta, the legendary fashion designer who dressed first ladies and Hollywood stars during a career that spanned five decades, was remembered on Tuesday for his exquisite style, generous … Continue reading →

Business

Amaya Gaming launches strategic review of Cadillac Jack slot machine business

MONTREAL – Amaya Gaming Group Inc. (TSX:AYA) said Monday that it has launched a strategic review of alternatives for Cadillac Jack Inc., its video slot machine subsidiary.

Sports

Qatar Awareness Campaign: Letter to FIFA on Slave Labor – Right Side News

Qatar Awareness Campaign: Letter to FIFA on Slave LaborRight Side NewsIs it not tragically ironic that his son is using slave labor to build FIFA's soccer stadiums? Consistent with history, the Muslim Brotherhood, which Qatar welcomes with enthusiasm, ... In 2011, Mohamed bin Hamman was banned from FIFA after the Ethics ...and more » Continue reading →

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Funeral Set For Jamaican-Born, U.S. Olympic Fencer

Share Tweet The late Kamara James. (USAFencing.com image) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, LONG ISLAND, NY, Mon. Oct. 20, 2014: Jamaican-born, U.S. Olympic fencer, Kamara James, is set to be laid to rest this Friday in Long island New … Continue reading

Thousands Without Power In Bermuda Following Gonzalo

Share Tweet By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, HAMILTON, Bermuda, Sat. Oct. 18, 2014: More than 28,000 people on the island of Bermuda remained without power this morning in the aftermath of Hurricane Gonzalo. The island hit Bermuda last night … Continue reading

First Caribbean Death Of The 2014 Hurricane Season Recorded

Share Tweet Hurricane Gonzalo also hit St. Barths. (Twitter/SaintBarthcom images) News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Weds. Oct. 15, 2014: The first death in the Caribbean of the 2014 hurricane season was recorded in St. Maarten Tuesday as Hurricane Gonzalo, now a … Continue reading

Hurricane Gonzalo Could Become Category Three Hurricane

Share Tweet News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Tues. Oct. 14, 2014: Tropical storm Gonzalo is now Hurricane Gonzalo and it forecast to strengthen into a category three storm by Wednesday, forecasters at the National Hurricane Center in Miami said last night. … Continue reading

Hurricane Gonzalo Expected Tuesday

Share Tweet The track of Tropical Storm Gonzalo as forecast by the NHS. (NHS image) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Mon. Oct. 13, 2014: Just as hurricane Fay weakened to a storm Sunday, the emergence of another … Continue reading