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Compiled By Ricardo Blackman Special To News Americas News Americas, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Fri. Feb. 8, 2019: Here are the top business stories making news from the Caribbean for the weekending Friday, Feb. 8, 2019. Barbados: Barbados’ international business and financial services sector is about to get a major boost.  Prime Minister Mia Mottley revealed that the state-owned economic development agency, ...

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CARIBBEAN AND LATIN AMERICAN NEWS ROUNDUP – FEB. 7, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Feb. 7, 2019: The UK on Wednesday deported about 29 Jamaicans with criminal convictions back to the island on a private charter flight; ExxonMobil has made two additional discoveries of oil and gas offshore of Guyana; Rapper Jay Z is reportedly lending his lawyer to Dominica-Roots Rapper 21 Savage Who Is Facing Deportation And Is In USICE ...

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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Belize

Today’s Caribbean Travel Photo of the Day of Belize takes us back to a time when the carbon footprint was less because there were not so many cars with fossil fuel and things moved at a slower pace. The post Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Belize appeared first on Caribbean and Latin America Daily News.

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The Bevertec Group to Implement Shared Financial Delivery Services for St. Lucia Credit Unions

News Americas, TORONTO, Feb. 06, 2019: Bevertec CST Inc., a leading provider of retail financial services technology and services in the Caribbean and worldwide, is pleased to announce that the company has reached an agreement with Capita Financial Services Inc. (Barbados) to implement an Automated Teller Machine network and related technology to serve the credit unions of St. Lucia. The ATM ...

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Bombardier Sells Nine CRJ900 Aircraft to Chorus Aviation

News Americas, MONTRÉAL, Feb. 06, 2019: Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that a subsidiary of Chorus Aviation Inc. (“Chorus Aviation”) has finalized a firm purchase agreement for nine CRJ900 aircraft. These aircraft will be operated by Jazz Aviation LP, a subsidiary of Chorus Aviation, under the Air Canada Express banner, making them the first Canadian operator of the new ATMOSPHÈRE ...

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Bombardier Launches New Innovative 50-Seater Aircraft

News Americas, MONTRÉAL, Feb. 06, 2019: Bombardier Commercial Aircraft is pleased to officially launch the new CRJ550 aircraft, the first triple-class 50-seat aircraft in the world designed to meet the expectations of today’s passengers. The CRJ550 is a new CRJ Series aircraft model, with a new type certificate based on the CRJ700. United Airlines is the launch customer of this ...

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CARIBBEAN AND LATIN AMERICA NEWS ROUNDUP- FEB. 6, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Feb. 6, 2019: A Dominican Republic-born homeland security agent was lauded by the US President at the State of the Union address last night; another ISIS captured fighter is reportedly Trinidadian. He is Nicholas Lee, 39, originally from Point Fortin; Guyana’s elections commission says it won’t be ready to hold general elections in March, despite a ...

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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – St. Barts

It’s 96 degrees in the shade or thereabouts in Saint Barthelemy, a French-speaking Caribbean island commonly known as St. Barts, is known for its white-sand beaches and designer shops. The capital, Gustavia, encircling a yacht-filled harbor, has high-end restaurants and historical attractions like the Wall House, whose exhibits highlight the island’s Swedish colonial era. The post Caribbean Travel Photo Of ...

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CARIBBEAN AND LATIN AMERICA NEWS ROUNDUP – FEB. 5, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Feb. 5, 2019: The murder rate in Trinidad and Tobago has jumped to 51 for 2019 with three killed in Port-of-Spain on Monday; Guyana’s President has appealed to supporters to re-elect his coalition government even as he pledged not to resign despite a court ruling; Authorities in Jamaica are investigating the killing of Dr. Lynvale ...

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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Saba

Today’s Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day spotlights on Saba,  a Caribbean island in the Lesser Antilles chain and a special municipality of the Netherlands. Measuring just 13 square kilometers, it consists essentially of the top of the dormant Mount Scenery volcano. Its surrounding Saba Marine Park, a renowned dive site, is home to coral formations, dolphins, sharks and turtles. The ...

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