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Invest Caribbean Now Celebrates National Caribbean-American Heritage Month With Spotlight On Economic Investments

Delegates at ICN 2015. (ICN image) CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. June 1, 2016: This National Caribbean-American Heritage Month (NCAHM), Invest Caribbean Now (ICN), the private sector investment agency of the Caribbean, is celebrating the 10th anniversary of NCAHM by putting the spotlight on economic investments in the Caribbean region and the U.S. and Canadian Caribbean Diasporas. ICN is ...

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Free Donut Offer For Latin America And Caribbean Dunkin’ Donuts Lovers

CANTON, Massachusetts, May 31, 2016 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE: Dunkin’ Donuts, one of the world’s leading baked goods and coffee chains, today announced a delicious deal for donut lovers across Latin America and the Caribbean. On Friday, June 3rd, participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants across the region will offer guests a free donut of their choice (while supplies last) with the purchase ...

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Caribbean Week In NYC Precedes Caribbean American Heritage Month In The US

A Caribbean chef shows off his cuisine at the past Caribbean Week event. (CTO Image) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. May 31, 2016: The 11th Caribbean American Heritage Month across the U.S. begins officially tomorrow, June 1st but the Caribbean is already in the spotlight with the May 29th launch of another Caribbean Week in ...

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What’s Next For Haitian Lieutenant Whose Crying Photo Went Viral?

Haitian-born Lt. Alix Idrache. (West Point Image/Instagram By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Mon. May 30, 2016: On Memorial Day Weekend, the photo of Haitian-born Lt. Alix Idrache with tears streaming down his face at his recent graduation was still making its rounds on social media. The picture, which was taken by Army Staff Sgt. Vito T. Bryant, ...

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Popular Caribbean Sex Tourism Destinations

Some tourists travel for the “big banana” as promoted by this local Caribbean singer in song at a tourist hot spot. By NAN News Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 27, 2016: It’s less often talked about but seen widely in many Caribbean nations –sex tourism! So where are the top places for sex tourism in the Caribbean? ...

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Barbados Prime Minister Conferred With Guyana’s Second Highest National Award

Guyana President David Granger, who is also Chancellor of the Orders of Guyana, conferred the insignia of the Order of Roraima on Barbados PM Freundel Stuart on May 26th at State House in Georgetown, the country’s capital.   News Americas, GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Fri. May 27, 2016: The days of the “Guyana bench” and immigration tensions between Barbados and Guyana were ...

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St. Lucia Roots Former NFL Player Wants To Run In The Olympics

Former Detroit Lions Jahvid Best now wants to run for St. Lucia. By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 27, 2016: A former NFL running back whose roots run to the Caribbean island of Saint Lucia, now wants to make history with a spot in the Summer Olympics. Former Detroit Lions first-round pick Jahvid Best is ...

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10 Things You Should Know About Guyana’s Economy At 50

Pomp and ceremony: Flag raisings and fireworks marked the celebration of Guyana’s 50th independence anniversary on May 26, 2016. By NAN Business Editor News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri, May 27, 2016: The CARICOM South American nation of Guyana on Thursday, May 26th, marked its golden jubilee or 50 years of independence from Britain. Here are 10 things you should know ...

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10 Facts About The New American Voting Bloc In The United States

Immigrants become US Citizens during a naturalization ceremony at the Los Angeles Convention Center. (Photo by J. Emilio Flores/CORBIS (Photo by J. Emilio Flores/Corbis via Getty Images) By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 27, 2016: There is no denying that the electoral power which the Immigrant or New American voting populace wields is growing stronger ...

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Caribbean Diaspora Summer Cooking And A Twist On A Summer Dessert Classic

  Melon and mint rum flavored sorbet. By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 27, 2016: Summer cooking and eating in the Caribbean and its Diaspora in North America is very exciting! It’s the time of year when The BBQ grills are used more often than the stove in the kitchen and where there are many, many ...

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