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Jamaica Jazz And Blues Band Quest Goes Online

CaribPR Newswire, Kingston Jamaica- November 14, 2009:  Through its Art of Music Campaign, the JAMAICA Jazz and Blues Festival is again giving a platform for young talent to perform at the world renowned Festival in January 2010 on it`s now famous `Talent Stage.`  A chance to perform on the stage is a dream come true for many, with popular musicians ...

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Hooters Dream Girls Arrive in the Virgin Islands for Television Show and Hooters Magazine Shoot

ATLANTA, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ — On Sunday, November 15th 16 of the most gorgeous Hooters Girls from around the world will arrive in the Virgin Islands to film the Hooters Dream Girl television feature and shoot for the Hooters Magazine. During the week, the Hooters Girls will be interviewed for the Dream Girls television show and modeling for Hooters Magazine ...

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Guyana President For London

CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Fri. Nov. 13, 2009: Guyana`s President, Bharrat Jagdeo, is set to bring his forestry conservation message to London next week. Jagdeo will be part of a forum hosted by Global Witness in London on Wednesday November 18th from 3 to 5 p.m.  Global Witness focuses on exposing the corrupt exploitation of natural resources and international trade systems, ...

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UK Fraud Office To Investigate Cayman Island-Based Hedge Fund

CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Fri. Nov. 13, 2009: Dynamic Decisions Capital Management Ltd, a hedge fund based in the Cayman Islands, is being investigated by the U.K. Serious Fraud Office. The SFO on Thursday said it has opened a criminal investigation following complaints received about the investment activities of the company. The UK fraud office said the investigation comes following complaints ...

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Jamaican Detainee Ends Hunger Strike

CaribWorldNews, HARLINGEN, TX, Fri. Nov. 13, 2009: A Jamaican detainee facing the prospect of force feeding by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials has ended his fast. Nina Pruneda, an ICE spokesperson told CaribWorldNews by email yesterday that `Jesselee Hanson is no longer fasting` and has resumed eating. She did not, however, say how Hanson was doing or when he ...

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Good Riddance Lou Dobbs

Commentary By Felicia Persaud CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 13, 2009: In a surprise move this week, CNN`s Lou Dobbs announced he was departing the network and the 7 p.m. time slot. Can somebody say `hooray` please? Dobbs had used his slot on CNN to preach an anti-immigrant rhetoric of hate and venom that got under the skin of ...

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Dominican Republic Leads Caribbean Internet Users

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 13, 2009: The Caribbean may be lagging behind three other areas of the world when it comes to Internet usage but the Dominican Republic continues to lead in the region with the most web surfers, CaribWorldNews has found. Latest statistics compiled by the Miniwatts Marketing Group based on International Communications Union and Nielsen data, ...

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Caribbean Swine Flu Rate Pushes Past 2,200 Mark

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 13, 2009:  The number of H1N1 or swine flu victims in the Caribbean continues to rise quietly even as the Center for Disease Control says the death toll in the U.S. is close to the 4,000 mark. Latest Pan American Organization data analyzed by CaribWorldNews put the number at a reported 2,219 as of ...

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Jamaican Program `Hill & Gully Ride` Returns To NYC TV

CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Fri. Nov. 13, 2009: The popular Jamaican program, ` Hill & Gully Ride,` will return to New York`s CIN television next month. Stephen Hill, CIN`s founder, said the show will return to CIN Channel 73 in NYC at 5.30 p.m., starting December 6. Hill, in a statement, said the return of the show comes amidst an overwhelming ...

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White House Executive To Address Annual Caribbean Gala

CaribPR Wire, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. Nov. 11, 2009: Michael Blake, associate director, White House Office on Public Engagement, will be the special guest speaker at the 16th anniversary of the Caribbean American Heritage Awards (CARAH) Gala on Friday (November 13) at the Renaissance Marriott Hotel in Washington D.C. The Caribbean American Heritage (CARAH) Awards will celebrate its 16th anniversary on ...

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