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Allen Iverson For The Dominican Republic

Allen Iverson. (Photo: AP/Ibrahim Usta) News Americas, PHILADELPHIA, PA, Fri. Mar. 23, 2012: American professional basketball player, Allen Iverson, is set to now play in the Dominican Republic. The former Philadelphia 76ers star will play for Pueblo Nuevo in the DR for a month, the Associated Press quoted Team president Milton Nunez as saying. Iverson, 36, is set to arrive ...

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Haitian Decentralization Plan, Katye Pam Poze, Launched in Jacmel with First Cafe Community Dialogue

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, March 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Haiti’s recently-launched community-based decentralization program, Katye Pam Poze (KPP), kicked off its community cafe series in Jacmel with nearly 100 local residents sharing their views on what their neighborhoods need most. According to Minister of the Interior Thierry Mayard-Paul, who is spearheading and coordinating President Michel Martelly’s new program, “every community’s needs are ...

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Tobago Tourism Board and Hotel Association Sign with Regatta Travel Solutions

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., March 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — In a joint effort, the Tobago Hotel & Tourism Association and the Tobago Tourism Board have both signed agreements with Regatta Travel Solutions. Regatta’s booking engine solution coupled with online marketing strategy will attract online bookings to the tourism industry at a lower commission making each booking more profitable and allowing more revenue ...

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Jamaica’s Dudus Spared Sentencing For Now – UPDATED

Relatives or supporters of Jamaican Drug Lord, Christopher "Dudus" Coke, try to escape the press waiting outside Manhattan Federal Court, Friday March 16, 2012, after "Dudus'" sentencing was delayed. (Hayden Roger Celestin image) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 16, 2012, 2:30 PM: The fans in Tivoli Gardens of Jamaican-born drug lord, Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke, can breathe easier for ...

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Jamaica’s Dudus To Be Sentenced Today

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 16, 2012: The man who U.S. authorities claim is the Jamaican-born leader of the Shower Posse drug cartel, is set to be sentenced in a Manhattan court today. The Jamaican-born drug lord, Christopher “Dudus” Coke, is scheduled to be sentenced in federal court in Manhattan at 2 p.m. today. He has admitted to ...

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EXCLUSIVE – 2010 Write In Census Data Reflects Need For Caribbean Self-Identification Category – Carib ID

Caribbean nationals are put at over a million at the annual West Indian Labor Day Carnival in Brooklyn, NY alone By Andy Turner NAN News Americas Now, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Mar. 16, 2012: The paltry data released to Carib ID from the U.S. Census on those Caribbean nationals who got the group’s advocacy message to write in their nationality ...

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The Caribbean Can Cut Energy Costs With Renewables

Jennifer Baldwin, Research Fellow, Energy and Environment, Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), Inter-American Development Group. CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Mar. 16, 2012: Caribbean businesses have great potential to cut high energy costs by investing in renewables. That’s according to Jennifer Baldwin, Research Fellow, Energy and Environment, Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), Inter-American Development Group, and one of three panelists who will ...

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Super Wings NY Winner of the “2012 Best Wings in Brooklyn” Opens Second Location in the East Flatbush Section of Brooklyn, NY

Colette Burnett is joined by New York State Assembly Member Nick Perry, business leaders, and supporters in cutting the ribbon on her new Super WIngs NY East Flatbush Restaurant. (Photo credit: Lerone Ault) CaribPR Wire, Brooklyn, NY–(www.mysuperwingsny.com)–Colette Burnett, winner of the Food Network’s Throw Down with Bobby Flay, and recently crowned the 1st Place Winner “Best Wings in Brooklyn 2012,” ...

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Martelly Administration Launches Community-based Decentralization Program

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, March 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The government of President Michel Martelly, working through the Ministry of Interior and local communities, today launched Katye Pam Pose (KPP), an innovative, community-based decentralization program. Katye Pam Pose (KPP), which is the cornerstone of the Haitian government’s National Decentralization Agenda, is focused on improving delivery of government services, as well as fostering ...

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Anguilla Hotel & Tourism Association Signs with Regatta

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., March 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Anguilla’s Hotel & Tourism Association has signed an agreement with Regatta Travel Solutions to launch BookAnguilla.com, a new website which will allow consumers to book hotels and villas in Anguilla. “We are thrilled about adding Anguilla to our portfolio of Caribbean destinations,” said Ashwin Kamlani, President of Regatta Travel Solutions. “Our existing clients ...

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