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Documentary Features Haitian University Janitor

CaribWorldNews, NEWARK, NJ, Weds. Dec. 2, 2009: A Haitian-born Princeton University janitor is among those featured in a documentary titled `The Philosopher Kings’. Josue Lajeunesse works weekdays from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. as one of Princeton University’s 220 Building Services janitors and is also a taxi driver, a father, a philanthropist and a community organizer. Lajeunesse is featured in ...

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Caribbean AD, PR and News Agency Receives 2009 Small Business Commerce Association Award

CaribPR Wire, SAN FRANSICO, December 1, 2009: Hard Beat Communications, Inc., the parent company of the CaribWorldNews network and CaribPR Wire, has been selected for the 2009 Best of Business Award in the News correspondents, independent category by the Small Business Commerce Association (SBCA). The SBCA 2009 Award Program recognizes the top 5 percent of small businesses throughout the U.S. Using ...

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DHL EXPRESS Now Offers Even Faster Morning Delivery Choices

PLANTATION, Fla., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — DHL, the world`s leading express and logistics company, introduces faster morning delivery choices as early as 9:00 a.m. to major business centers in Europe with DHL`s exclusive money-back guarantee(1). The new DHL EXPRESS 9:00 service, with deliveries by 9:00 a.m. to European destinations, compliments existing DHL EXPRESS 10:30 service to the USA ...

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Jennifer Hudson – From The White House To Jamaica Jazz & Blues

CARIBPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Nov. 25, 2009: Multiple award winning singer and actress, Jennifer Kate Hudson, is set to make the transition from a White House performance to the stage of the Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival from January 24-30, 2010. TurnKey Production President and festival producer, Walter Elmore, said while he is thrilled for Hudson at her White ...

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Dancehall Legends Beenie Man,Elephant Man And Yellowman Will Ring In The New Year On St. Croix

CaribPR Wire, ST. CROIX, USVI, Mon. Nov. 30, 2009: CIGA Promotions’ fundraiser for the Queen Louise Home for Children slated for December 31, 2009 just keeps getting bigger and better. Anticipated as the concert of the year,  Beenie Man will headline “The Old Year’s – New Year’s Bash” on December 31, 2009 at the Randall “Doc” James Racetrack on St. ...

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Caribbean Bananas And The EU

By David Jessop CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Tues. Dec. 1, 2009: It is probable that at some time in the next two weeks Europe will announce that a final deal on bananas has been achieved. In so doing it will bring to a close the trade war that it has been fighting with Latin producers and the United States since 1993. ...

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Haiti`s New PM To Address Miami Caribbean Conference

CaribWorldNews, MIAMI, FL, Tues. Dec. 1, 2009: Haiti`s new Prime Minister, Jean Max Bellerive, is set to deliver one of the key note addresses tonight at the annual Miami Conference on the Caribbean. Bellerive, 51, who took office last month following the firing of the last PM, is set to speak at the dinner time portion of the event at ...

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Serena Slammed With Thousands In Fines

CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Tues. Dec. 1, 2009: Serena Williams returned from a win in Barbados over the weekend to an $82,500 fine for her profanity-laced outburst during the September U.S. Open. Williams, who thrilled the 4,000 strong Bajan crowd who showed up to see her win the charity match against World No. 4 Caroline Wozniacki at The Gymnasium of The ...

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Barbados PM Urges Nationals Globally To See Recession As An `Opportunity`

CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Tues. Dec. 1, 2009:  Barbados Prime Minister, David Thompson, used his address on the 43rd anniversary of the island`s independence to urge nationals at home and abroad to consider the current recession not `as a disaster but as an opportunity.` In an address to the nation yesterday, Thompson insisted that the current global recession, which has impacted ...

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Obama Picks Yet Another Caribbean Ambassador

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Tues. Dec. 1, 2009: One by one, President Barack Obama is slowly but surely putting his Caribbean ambassadors in place. On Monday, he added yet another to the growing list, this time his pick to the Dominican Republic. Raul H. Yzaguirre, Sr., a Presidential Professor  of Practice and Executive Director of the Center for Community Development and ...

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