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Merkel Stamps Out Optimism on Greece After Tsipras Talks

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that greater efforts are needed to unlock bailout funds for Greece after late-night negotiations with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras failed to yield any sign of a breakthrough. With time running out for a deal … Continue reading

PR News

Markel announces Cathryn Curia’s retirement

Share RICHMOND, Va., May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ – Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that Cathryn Curia, Managing Director, North American Property Reinsurance, is retiring effective August 1, 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140415/73238 “Cathryn’s underwriting and leadership contributions have been invaluable to the growth … Continue reading

Johnson & Johnson Expands IP Policy to Create Broad Access in 128 Countries for Development of New and Optimized HIV Medicine Formulations for Children Living with HIV

Share – Expanded Policy will Increase Access for Darunavir Pediatric Formulations in 128 Resource-Limited Countries – Trinidad and Tobago, Antigua, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados and Jamaica are some of the countries that would benefit with this policy PANAMA CITY, May 14, … Continue reading

Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act Limits Upheld In Venezuelan Billionaire Mezerhane’s Lawsuit, Says Diaz Reus

Share MIAMI, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ – Expatriate Venezuelan billionaire Nelson J. Mezerhane’s attempt to sue his government and the Venezuelan equivalent of the FDIC in U.S. courts for alleged illegal expropriations has again been turned back, this time by the … Continue reading

Entertainment

Bob Marley Lives On The Billboard Charts

Share Tweet ‘Easy Skanking In Boston 78,’ by Bob Marley And The Wailers News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 22, 2015: The late, great reggae singer, Robert Nesta Marley has been dead for 34 years but he continues to … Continue reading →

Business

Caribbean Region Could Again See Growth This Year

Share Tweet Caribbean governments – it is tourism that is fueling economic growth in the region. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 22, 2015: Economic growth across the Caribbean is expected to continue, accelerating from 1.5 percent in 2014 … Continue reading →

Sports

Top Jamaican Stars For Ostrava Golden Spike

Share Tweet Usain Bolt is set for Ostrava on May 26th. News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. May 22, 2015: The world’s fastest man and the world’s former fastest man, both Jamaicans, are set to compete at the Golden Spike in … Continue reading →

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Caribbean News

Dominican Fugitive Nabbed & Facing Deportation

Share Tweet News Americas, BOSTON, MA, Fri. May 22, 2015: A 26-year-old Dominican Republic man is facing deportation back to his homeland to answer murder charges after being nabbed by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations … Continue reading

Dominican Fugitive Nabbed & Facing Deportation

Share Tweet News Americas, BOSTON, MA, Fri. May 22, 2015: A 26-year-old Dominican Republic man is facing deportation back to his homeland to answer murder charges after being nabbed by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations … Continue reading

School Bus Owners Indicted for Bid-Rigging In Puerto Rico

Share Tweet Puerto Rico Courthouse News Americas, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Fri. May 22, 2015: Five Puerto Rico nationals are each facing a maximum sentence of 20 years in prison and a $250,000 fine after a federal grand jury in … Continue reading

School Bus Owners Indicted for Bid-Rigging In Puerto Rico

Share Tweet Puerto Rico Courthouse News Americas, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Fri. May 22, 2015: Five Puerto Rico nationals are each facing a maximum sentence of 20 years in prison and a $250,000 fine after a federal grand jury in … Continue reading

Guyanese Sought For Quadruple D.C. Murder

Share Tweet Daron Dylon Wint, the Guyana- born murder suspect in the D.C. quadruple homicide. News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. May 22, 2015: A manhunt is on for a Guyanese immigrant who is believed to have committed a horrific quadruple … Continue reading

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