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Archives for April 23, 2019

Details for Latin America & Caribbean and Asia-Pacific Climate Weeks announced

UN CLIMATE PRESS RELEASE / 23 APR, 2019 UN Climate Change News, 23 April, Bonn – Dates and locations for two major events on the 2019 international climate change calendar have been confirmed today: Latin America & Caribbean Climate Week will take place from 19 to 23 August in Salvador, Brazil; while Asia-Pacific Climate Week will […]

Caribbean Fishery Council delivers big win for corals, fish, and people

By Holly Binns & Yasmin Velez-Sanchez From PEW It’s said that no two places are alike, and today fishery managers in the U.S. Caribbean took that to heart. At its spring meeting, the Caribbean Fishery Management Council, which sets policy for fishing in U.S. Caribbean waters, approved island-based fishery management plans that will guide managers in setting […]

718 Porsche Boxster, Cayman will go electric in early 2020s, hybrids possible: Report

By James Gilboy From The Drive Porsche’s entry-level 718 sports car twins, the Boxster and Cayman, will reportedly go electric in the early 2020s, but it won’t yet mean a phaseout of their combustion-powered twins. These electric 718s will be built on the Porsche PPE platform, claims Autocar, adding that Porsche chose to re-platform the electric […]

Earth Day 2019: The future, survival of these species are in significant danger

By AShley Williams From Accuweather Humans coexist on Earth with millions of other species, but we’re also their biggest threat. Our activity on the planet – from deforestation to pollution and pesticide use – has led to the rapid and permanent disappearance of many of these creatures in what has become the greatest rate of […]

Equisoft Driving Digital Transformation for Caribbean Insurance Leader Family Guardian – Starting with Live OIPA Solution

MONTREAL, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Equisoft, a global provider of digital business solutions for the insurance and wealth industries, proudly announced today the successful implementation of the Oracle Insurance Policy Administration (OIPA) system for Family Guardian Insurance Company, a leading insurer in The Bahamas. The firm is also spearheading a number of other core and […]

8 dangerous mistakes people with chronic pain make

By Brian Syuki From Care2 Is chronic pain making you feel defeated? Is it causing you physical and emotional pain? I sympathize with you. Dealing with pain for a few days makes me feel miserable, so I can only imagine what it is like to be plagued by pain every day. You’re not the only […]

Netanyahu: Israel will name community in Golan for Trump

From Newsmax President Donald Trump’s name is emblazoned on buildings and real estate around the globe. Soon his brand may extend to the Golan Heights. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Tuesday he will name a community in the Golan after Trump, who officially recognized Israeli sovereignty over the strategic plateau a month ago. Netanyahu, […]

10 traits that excellent home inspectors have in common

Purchasing a new property is expensive and frustrating when you don’t get your money’s worth. Avoidable repairs and additional expenses are troublesome and expected when the house you’re buying isn’t checked thoroughly. Invest in an excellent home inspector to make sure that you won’t be wasting any money. Make sure to check whether the inspector […]

NAN: CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – APRIL 23, 2019

From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. April 23, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean and its Diaspora for this Tuesday morning, April 23, 2019: The Caribbean nation of Jamaica has recorded a murder rate of 406 in just 110 days of 2019, officials say. An investigating judge has cleared […]

Puzzles for April 24 2019 Number search/Sudoku/Word search/Crossword

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