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OffshoreAlert Daily Digest – October 8, 2019

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Cayman lawyer David Marshall arrested in Miami Beach for domestic assault Read on OffshoreAlert / Share on Twitter British attorney David Marshall, a partner with Cayman Islands law firm Maples and Calder, was arrested in Miami Beach on his birthday over the weekend and criminally charged with aggravated battery after allegedly violently assaulting his wife. Bermuda crypto […]

Concacaf announces headquarters relocation to downtown Miami

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The Confederation will relocate from its Miami Beach office to 3 MiamiCentral Miami (Friday, August 31, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) confirmed today that is moving its headquarters to a new location in downtown Miami, effective September 4, 2018. Located at the 3 MiamiCentral building, 161 NW […]

Tourism CHIEF upbeat about the Caribbean’s future

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CHTA’s Frank Comito expresses confidence in the Caribbean’s tourism performance MIAMI (June 4, 2018) – High consumer demand for a Caribbean travel experience and increased tourism investments in hotels and airport improvements bode well for the future of the Caribbean’s tourism sector, which is exceeding 2018 expectations despite the fact that some hotels in six […]

Tourism chief upbeat about the Caribbean’s future

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By CHTA (PRESS RELEASE VIA SNO) – High consumer demand for a Caribbean travel experience and increased tourism investments in hotels and airport improvements bode well for the future of the Caribbean’s tourism sector, which is exceeding 2018 expectations despite the fact that some hotels in six of the Caribbean’s 32 major destinations are still […]

Irma death toll in US climbs to 22 as power is restored to over 2 million Florida customers

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By EMILY SHAPIRO, KARMA ALLEN, JULIA JACOBO From ABC News The death toll from Hurricane Irma has climbed to 22 in the United States following its path of destruction across the Caribbean and through the Southeast U.S. over the weekend, while power has now been restored to over 2 million customers in Florida. And Monroe […]

Hurricane Irma leaves travel agents and cruise lines extremely concerned and hoping for the best

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By Dan Peltier , From Skift Hurricane Irma is a monster storm the likes of which the Caribbean and United States haven’t seen in a while. While tourism usually rebounds after major storms, we haven’t seen an active Atlantic hurricane season like this for nearly a decade and many travel brands will need to think […]

Irma hits Florida

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This is what Florida looks like as Irma hits By Dakin Andone, From CNN MIAMI, FL – SEPTEMBER 09: The skyline is seen as the outerbands of Hurricane Irma start to reach Florida on September 9, 2017 in Miami, Florida. Florida is in the path of the Hurricane which may come ashore at category 4. […]

More Zika in Florida, first case in Hong Kong

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From Voice of America Health officials in the southern U.S. state of Florida identified several new cases of local transmission of the Zika virus this week. And internationally, Hong Kong joined the list of areas affected by the widespread virus. Miami outbreak Most of the new Florida cases were in Miami-Dade County. This is where […]

Third Outbreak of Zika virus found in Florida

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By Maureen Foody From WN.com Florida has another possible outbreak of the Zika virus on the Gulf Coast in Pinellas County according to NBC News. At least one person has been infected locally near St. Petersburg as the state also reported four more cases in Wynwood where the first continental U.S. Zika outbreak was noted. “Today, […]

Travel industry icon to address Caribbean hospitality exchange forum

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From South Florida Caribbean News MIAMI – Gerard “Jerry” Inzerillo, CEO of Forbes Travel Guide, known and esteemed for his innovations and relationships in the tourism, hospitality, and entertainment communities, will be the keynote speaker opening up the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association’s (CHTA) Caribbean Hospitality Industry Exchange Forum (CHIEF) in Puerto Rico from September 30 to October 2, 2016. […]