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Join the Cruise Industry’s Team with FCCA Membership

Share Tweet PEMBROKE PINES, Fla., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) is your way onto a winning team—the cruise industry. FCCA membership cultivates close relationships with the team’s players, coaches and management—Member Line CEOs, presidents and executives deciding what products are sold onboard and where ships call—while letting you showcase your talents and discuss what you ...

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Hard Beat Executive Makes Trinidad Woman’s Magazine Cover

Share Tweet Felicia Persaud as seen on the cover of .Express Woman.. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Mar. 10, 2014: In its spotlight on the Caribbean Diaspora, the Trinidad Express ‘Express Woman’ magazine on International Woman’s Day, March 8, 2014, spotlighted on Hard Beat Communications’ chief marketing officer, Felicia J. Persaud. Persaud, a national of Guyana and resident of ...

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Corruption Very Alive in Some Caribbean, Latin American Nations – U.S.

Share Tweet Venezuelan Americans take to Times Square to protest on behalf of their country’s citizens who are fighting against President Nicolas Maduro’s government. By NAN Staff Writer  News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. Mar. 7, 2014: Several Caribbean and Latin American governments have been criticized by the U.S. State Department for weak and lax anti-corruption laws and doing little to ...

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KKK Costumes In DR Parade Stirs Controversy

Share Tweet A troupe dressed in Ku Klux Klan costumes during Carnival holding a sign by the Ministry of Culture in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. (TWITTER) News Americas, SANTO DOMINGO, DR, Fri. Mar. 7, 2014: The Dominican Republic Ministry of Culture has come under attack for allowing a group wearing Ku Klux Klan costumes to be part of its annual ...

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Temporary Protected Status Extended For Haitians

Share Tweet News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. Mar. 7, 2014: Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for eligible nationals of Haiti has been extended by the U.S. government. U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, Jeh Johnson, is extending TPS for an additional 18 months, effective July 23, 2014 through Jan. 22, 2016. Current Haitian beneficiaries seeking to extend their TPS status must re-register ...

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$30 Million In Cocaine Seized, DR National Held

Share Tweet U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), worked jointly with the Caribbean Corridor Strike Force (CCSF). News Americas, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico , Fri. Mar. 7, 2014: Some 1,103 kilograms of cocaine with an estimated street value of $30 million has been seized by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), ...

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Aeropost Intl./Aerocasillas Ships 10 Millionth Package

Share Tweet SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Aeropost International Services Inc./Aerocasillas, an innovative company in cross-border e-commerce solutions in Latin America and the Caribbean, shipped their 10 millionth package this past Wednesday, February 19th! To commemorate this major milestone, Aeropost/Aerocasillas celebrated with the Trinidadian customer who received package # 10 million by providing a limousine to ...

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Aeropost Intl./Aerocasillas Ships 10 Millionth Package

Share Tweet SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Aeropost International Services Inc./Aerocasillas, an innovative company in cross-border e-commerce solutions in Latin America and the Caribbean, shipped their 10 millionth package this past Wednesday, February 19th! To commemorate this major milestone, Aeropost/Aerocasillas celebrated with the Trinidadian customer who received package # 10 million by providing a limousine to ...

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Is Virgin Caribbean Cruises Next?

Share Tweet Sir Richard Branson News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Mar. 4, 2014: Could a cruise liner from Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Group be pulling up to a Caribbean port soon? That’s the question some travel industry experts are asking as Sky News revealed that Virgin Group has appointed the US-based corporate advisory firm Allen & Co to oversee ...

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Seaborne takes off to St. Maarten

Share Tweet ST. CROIX, U.S. Virgin Islands, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Starting today, Seaborne Airlines, the fastest growing airline in the Caribbean, begins new non-stop daily service from Luis Munoz Marin International Airport in San Juan, Puerto Rico (SJU) to The Princess Julianna International Airport (SXM) in St. Maarten becoming the 19th airport Seaborne has launched during its expansion throughout ...

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