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Two Jamaicans Win $10,000 through Broward Black Chamber's Grant Program
Two Jamaicans Win $10,000 through Broward Black Chamber's Grant Program
Fiserv, a global provider of payments and financial services technology solutions, has teamed up with Broward Black Chamber to award small business entrepreneurs in Broward County grants of $10,000. Local executives from the company gathered with the Founder and President of the Broward County Black Chamber of Commerce, Shaheewa Jarrett Gelin, Esq., and other local […]
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Questions Raised in Guyana About Pompeo's "Real" Reason for Visiting
Questions Raised in Guyana About Pompeo's "Real" Reason for Visiting
A Guyanese opposition legislator on Monday questioned the timing of the visit of the United States Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo to Guyana this week, saying Georgetown should not compromise its position regarding the border dispute with Venezuela. “There had been too much progress made in the last five years as we took our case […]
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High court orders DeSantis to pick another justice
High court orders DeSantis to pick another justice
Supreme Court rules that Gov. Ron DeSantis must pick from among seven finalists for high court
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Haitian Opposition Parties Blank Request from OAS Regarding Election
Haitian Opposition Parties Blank Request from OAS Regarding Election
Opposition parties in Haiti say they do not support a recent call by the Secretary-General of the Organization of American States (OAS), Luis Almargo, that legislative elections should be held in the country by the end of January next year. The so-called “Democratic and Popular” movement in a statement said it has rejected the call […]
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Broward County's Rental Assistance Program Launched Today
Broward County's Rental Assistance Program Launched Today
Broward County launched its residential online rental assistance program at 8AM this morning. Qualified residents impacted by COVID-19 are now able to apply online for up to five months of rental assistance in a program made possible by the Broward County Commission and funded through federal CARES Act money. The $25 million program provides between […]
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Broward County Imposes $100 Fines for Residents Not Wearing Masks
Broward County Imposes $100 Fines for Residents Not Wearing Masks
While Broward County continues to see encouraging trends in its coronavirus numbers, county leaders have decided to step up its enforcement of the mask mandate, ahead of labor day weekend. Mayor Dale Holness announced on Friday that there would be $100 (minimum) fines for people not wearing masks indoors or near others, with code enforcement […]
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#COVIDElections: Jamaican Politicians to Limit Physical Campaigning As COVID-19 Cases Spike
#COVIDElections: Jamaican Politicians to Limit Physical Campaigning As COVID-19 Cases Spike
Ahead of Jamaica’s September 3 general elections and amid a spike in COVID-19 cases, residents and major entities on the island have called for politicians to either change their campaigning methods or put off the elections. Holding general elections during a global pandemic has proven to be one of the most difficult tasks for CARICOM […]
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Haiti Regrets Incident Along its Border with Dominican Republic
Haiti Regrets Incident Along its Border with Dominican Republic
PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti – Haiti has condemned the “illegal” actions of some of its nationals who earlier this week lowered a flag that had been erected by the authorities in the Dominican Republic along the border between the two countries. A statement from the Office of the Prime Minister said it had taken note […]
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Police Foil Escape of Haiti’s Most Wanted Criminal
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Police Foil Escape of Haiti’s Most Wanted Criminal
Haitian law enforcement officials say they foiled an attempt by Arnel Joseph, one of the country’s most wanted criminal gang leaders, from escaping lawful custody on Thursday. They said that Joseph, who was arrested on July 22, 2019, by units of the South National Police at a hospital where he had been seeking treatment, had […]
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COVID-19: Latin America could be 'new hotspot'
COVID-19: Latin America could be 'new hotspot'
Deaths in the region now account for nearly half of daily coronavirus deaths worldwide.
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Don’t Touch Michael! Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness Faces Backlash Over Negative Comments About Michael Manley
Don’t Touch Michael! Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness Faces Backlash Over Negative Comments About Michael Manley
For the average politician, their reputation and career are often marred by corruption, distrust among their people, and political scandals. Few Caribbean politicians have managed to earn a legacy fiercely protected by their nationals and a sternly defended reputation. Former People’s National Party (PNP) leader and Jamaican Prime Minister Michael Norman Manley is one such […]
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Coronavirus: Miami-Dade mayor says ‘this thing is everywhere,’ calls on community to take surge seriously
Coronavirus: Miami-Dade mayor says ‘this thing is everywhere,’ calls on community to take surge seriously
Miami-Dade County mayor Carlos Gimenez says the government can only do so much as he addresses the surge in the county's COVID-19 numbers.
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