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Herpes vaccine research supported by Peter Thiel could put a university’s funding at risk – Business Insider


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Herpes vaccine research supported by Peter Thiel could put a university's funding at risk
Business Insider
William Halford, a now-deceased professor at the university, ran clinical trials in 2016 with a weakened herpes virus on St. Kitts and Nevis, a nation consisting of two islands in the Caribbean. He was initially unable to acquire federal funding or ...

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Disaster resilience planning key factor for the Caribbean – South Florida Caribbean News


South Florida Caribbean News

Disaster resilience planning key factor for the Caribbean
South Florida Caribbean News
Climate change has brought on a new period of uncertainty with not only an increasing number of hurricanes but increasing intensity which may call for a category six status,” Bernal told a roundtable on the Caribbean Business Agenda held last Thursday ...

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Onslaught of natural disaster raises concerns about the Caribbean’s resiliency – Indiana Daily Student


Onslaught of natural disaster raises concerns about the Caribbean's resiliency
Indiana Daily Student
While more transparency and regulation is needed, Shah said any foreign investment, whether through aid or through business partnerships, can help the Caribbean build a resiliency against natural disaster. “Any foreign aid or investment is helpful to ...

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Caribbean hurricanes lead to flat Digicel earnings – Irish Times


Irish Times

Caribbean hurricanes lead to flat Digicel earnings
Irish Times
Denis O'Brien's telecommunications group Digicel posted flat earnings in its second financial quarter as the impact of two hurricanes that hit several Caribbean islands in September weighed, according to sources. Earnings before ... The most recent ...

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Businesses cooperate to help prevent pet homelessness – Citrus County Chronicle


Citrus County Chronicle

Businesses cooperate to help prevent pet homelessness
Citrus County Chronicle
The Eastern Caribbean cruise, “Sail for Tails,” will be on Royal Caribbean's mega-ship, The Oasis of the Seas, which sails out of nearby Port Canaveral on Jan. 28, 2018. Citrus County holistic veterinarian Dr. Patricia Kallenbach, will provide a free ...

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South Florida to see strong year-end holiday travel season starting with Thanksgiving – Sun Sentinel


Sun Sentinel

South Florida to see strong year-end holiday travel season starting with Thanksgiving
Sun Sentinel
“In general the economic winds are positive, the stock market remains bullish and the U.S. consumer [spending] reporting is very upbeat,” said Scott Berman, a hotel and tourism analyst at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Miami. “And in ... South Florida will ...

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Inside Royal Caribbean’s Wild, Tech-Filled Cruise Of The Future

Inside Royal Caribbean’s Wild, Tech-Filled Cruise Of The Future  Fast Company Westpac Banking Corp Increases Holdings in Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL)  The Ledger Gazette Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) Given “Outperform” Rating at Wells Fargo & Company  Week Herald Full coverage

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