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Clinton For Haiti Today

CaribWorldNews, UNITED NATION, NY, Thurs. Oct. 1, 2009: Former United States president Bill Clinton, United Nations Special Envoy to Haiti, is set to return to the Caribbean nation today. Clinton will kick-off a two-day visit in a bid to boost private sector investment in the impoverished Caribbean nation, the UN said Wednesday. During his trip, he is set to meet ...

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Premier Heart Launches Multifunction CardioGram(TM) (MCG) In Latin America and the Caribbean

MIAMI, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ — Premier Heart, LLC today announced the formation of Premier Heart CICA, a new division to launch its Multifunction Cardio Gram™ (MCG) system in Latin America and the Caribbean. Based in Miami, Florida, Premier Heart CICA is responsible for marketing and distributing MCG technology. Premier Heart, LLC, a privately held New York based company, launched the ...

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Cuba Minister Wants Obama To Recognize U.N. Appeal To End Embargo

CaribWorldNews, UNITED NATIONS, NY, Tues. Sept. 29, 2009: Cuba used its address to the United Nations on Monday to urge the Barack Obama government to recognize the General Assembly`s overwhelming appeal to end the US` blockade against the island. Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla, said while the change of government in Washington had been met with ...

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Sir Allen Stanford Ordered Moved Following Jail Fight

CaribWorldNews, HOUSTON, Texas, Tues. Sept. 29, 2009: Scandalized Texas financier, Sir R. Allen Stanford, will be moved to another jail cell following a jail fight that resulted in a concussion. U.S. District Judge David Hittner ordered Stanford moved from the Joe Corley Detention Facility in Conroe, north of Houston, to the Federal Detention Center in downtown Houston. The order comes ...

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A Lesser Role For Agriculture In The Caribbean?

By David Jessop CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Tues. Sept. 29, 2009: Nearly two decades ago, a former Caribbean minister with an unconventional background tried to shock those he met into recognising that agriculture in the region was dying and that it was the services sector that represented the future. `One day,` he would say, pointing at fields of waving cane, `All ...

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Caribbean Cargo Turns 10

CaribWorldNews, QUEENS, NY, Tues. Sept. 29, 2009: Guyanese national, Franklin `Bobby` Vieira, is celebrating his tenth year as partner of Caribbean Cargo & Package Services. Vieira yesterday told CWNN that the road has been long and arduous for him and his business partner, Harold Smith, but they are thankful they have been able to reach the significant milestone of one ...

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Society For The Advancement Of The Caribbean Diaspora Launched In Brooklyn

CaribPR Wire, BROOKLYN, NY, Tues. Sept. 29, 2009:  One reflection of post-1965 Caribbean immigrants achieving critical mass in North American cities and of their political coming of age is that group`s investment in civil society organizations that move away from singular nation-state interests to the identification and support for pan-Caribbean American interests.  One such organization, the Society for the Advancement ...

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DHL Commemorates 40 Years of Facilitating Global Trade and Positions Itself for Future Growth

PLANTATION, Fla., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ — Citing the company`s pioneering spirit, strong customer focus and critical role in facilitating global trade, Frank Appel, CEO Deutsche Post DHL, recounted the secret of DHL`s success as the world`s leading express and logistics provider marked its 40th anniversary on September 25, 2009. `In 1969, three men set out to do the impossible and ...

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CaribWorldNews Photographer Kicked Out Of Trinidad Consulate

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Sept. 28, 2009: A top Caribbean World News Network photographer, whose work appears on major wire services across the world, was kicked out of the Trinidad and Tobago consulate on Friday by the island`s New York Consul General. Hayden Roger Celestin, who was born in Trinidad and has worked in the field for the past ...

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No Full House For Usain Bolt`s Brooklyn Visit

CaribWorldNews, BROOKLYN, NY, Mon. Sept. 28, 2009: The world`s fastest man came to town to meet with the Caribbean Diaspora in New York Saturday in what was expected to be a packed event – except it was not. The Walt Whitman College Theater at Brooklyn, College, was only half full for the event, with some Caribbean groups blaming last minute ...

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