October 15, 2018

Tropical Storm* [*HURRICANE] Michael headed into the Gulf of Mexico

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*NOTE: Since this story was written Michael is now a HURRICANE! By Dr. Jeff Masters ·From Weather Underground Tropical Storm* Michael is headed northward over the warm waters of the Western Caribbean, and is expected to make landfall along the U.S. Gulf Coast between Alabama and the Florida Panhandle on Wednesday, most likely as a […]

Destinations of the week

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Four budget destinations you must visit in 2018 From Travel Blissful Travelling is something all of us have a hidden passion for. Most of us would agree that it would be great if we could travel around the world all the time, without thinking about money or work. However, no matter how wonderful a hobby […]

Latin America and the Caribbean focus: Inward FDI decreases by 6%

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The fDi Report 2018 – our annual assessment of crossborder investment based on the fDi Markets service from the Financial Times – can reveal: FDI into Latin America and the Caribbean decreased by 6%, with a total inward capital investment of $67.3bn. The total number of jobs created in the region fell by 8%. Mexico […]

Canada-US reach deal to stay in trade pact with Mexico

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From Newsmax Canada is back in a revamped North American free trade deal with the United States and Mexico after weeks of bitter, high-pressure negotiations that brushed up against a midnight deadline.In a joint statement, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said the late Sunday agreement “will strengthen the […]

Hilton adding 10 all-inclusive resorts in the Caribbean and Latin America to its portfolio (2 by the end of the year!)

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BY MEGHAN From Million Miles Secrets We devote thousands of hours of research to help you get Big Travel with Small Money. You support us by signing-up for credit cards through partner links which earn us a commission. Here’s our full Advertising Policy. Exciting news for anyone who loves earning and using Hilton points! Especially […]

Becoming American citizens

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Powerful photos of people becoming American citizens By Jackie Nappo From Business Insider New citizens stand during the Pledge of Allegiance at the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) naturalization ceremony at the New York Public Library in Manhattan Naturalization ceremonies can be emotional. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton For many immigrants that come to the US, the […]

U.S. Egg industry advances trade with motivated international buyers

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American Egg Board supports export opportunities in key Caribbean markets and Mexico NEWS PROVIDED BY American Egg Board CHICAGO, Sept. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In conjunction with the 22ndAmericas Food and Beverage Show (AFB) this week in Miami, the American Egg Board (AEB), the research, education and promotion arm of the U.S. egg industry, is […]

Squash: Sobhy stars at Cayman Islands Pan Am Championships

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From World Squash After the region’s leading players competed for seven titles over seven days at the Pan American Squash Championships in the Cayman Islands, it was USA’s Amanda Sobhy who emerged as the most decorated athlete with three gold medals at the South Sound Squash Club in George Town. The 25-year-old world No.18 from New York kicked off her gold haul by […]

Potential Tropical Cyclone Six forms: Tropical Wave in Caribbean

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By David Heckard From Spectrum Local News Potential Tropical Cyclone Six is expected to develop into a tropical storm early Friday. When it becomes a named storm, it will be called Florence. (Spectrum News 13) ORLANDO, Fla. — Potential Tropical Cyclone Six has formed in the extreme eastern Atlantic, as tropical storm warnings have been […]

A rare hurricane-free August? That’s what it’s looking like

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By Chad Gillis, Fort Myers News-Press The 2018 Atlantic hurricane season begins June 1 and runs through Nov. 30. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is predicting 10 to 16 named storms this year. Megan Kearney – Wochit El Niño is likely to thank for the second most active month of the hurricane season not producing any major […]