Caribbean Reps, Canada Haiti-Born GG For Donors` Conference

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Mar. 31, 2010: Two representatives from the Caribbean Community along with the Haitian-born Governor General of Canada are among the top dignitaries set for the International Donors` Conference for Haiti today. The conference, being presented under the theme `Towards a New Future for Haiti,` is […]

Accused Ponzi Schemer Stanford Wants Another Set Of Attorneys

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CaribWorldNews, HOUSTON, Texas, Weds. Mar. 31, 2010: Accused Ponzi schemer, Texas-born, Antigua-based financier R. Allen Stanford, is asking for new attorneys again, his fourth set in less than a year. In a motion filed Tuesday in federal court, Stanford said he now wants to be represented by Houston-based attorneys Michael […]

Haitian Migrants Who Fled To Jamaica Repatriated

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CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Weds. Mar. 31, 2010: The 62 Haitian migrants who arrived in Jamaica last week have been sent packing. Police Inspector Steve Brown said Tuesday that the migrants, including three men who allegedly escaped from Haiti`s prison following the devastating January 12th earthquake, left for Port-au-Prince aboard a […]

U.N. Puts Haiti Rebuilding Price Tag At $11.5 Billion

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CaribWorldNews, UNITED NATIONS, NY, Tues. Mar. 30, 2010:  The United Nations has put the rebuilding price tag of Haiti at some $11.5 billion, just $2.5 billion less than the Rene Preval administration. Speaking ahead of tomorrow`s global donor conference for Haiti at the U.N., Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said  the `smart` […]

Jamaica Names New U.S. Ambassador

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CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Tues. Mar. 30, 2010: Jamaica`s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Dr. Kenneth Baugh, has named a new ambassador to the U.S., confirming months of rumor and speculation. Businesswoman, founder and Chief Executive Officer of Paymaster (Jamaica Limited), Audrey Marks, was yesterday […]

Dominican Republic National Makes Most Wanted List

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CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Mon. Mar. 29, 2010:  A 35-year-old Dominican Republic man has been added to the US Marshals 15 Most Wanted Fugitives list. The U.S. Marshals Service added Enrique Done to their 15 Most Wanted Fugitives list on March 24, 2010. He is also wanted by the U.S. Immigration […]

Barbados Cannot Continue To Ignore Problem Of Undocumented – PM

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CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Mon. Mar. 29, 2010:  Barbados cannot continue to `bury its head in the sand` and ignore the fact that there is a serious problem with undocumented immigrants here.   That`s the word from the country`s Prime Minister, David Thompson. Thompson made the comments while speaking during the final […]

Guyana President Reiterates Call For Debt Relief For Caribbean

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CaribWorldNews, GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Mon. Mar. 29, 2010: Guyana`s President Bharrat Jagdeo has reiterated his call for urgent debt relief for the Caribbean by international financial institutions. The Guyana head of state and head of a special task force of the Caribbean Community to assess the financial crisis in the region […]