Guyanese Cop Shoots Another, Self

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CaribWorldNews, SPRINGLANDS, Guyana, Tues. July 6, 2010: A senior police commander in Guyana fatally shot a junior officer and then turned the gun on himself in a precinct in the Berbice region of Guyana. Guyanese police officials yesterday said Assistant Superintendent Ivelaw Murray, 33, used his .38 service weapon to […]

Air Jamaica Gets New GM

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CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Tues., July 6, 2010: A new general manager of Air Jamaica has been named even as the carrier and Caribbean Airlines continue their integration process. Air Jamaica`s Vice President, Finance and Information Technology, Howard Hall, has assumed the new position of GM, a release from the airline […]

Is Caribbean Tourism Really On The Up Swing?

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CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Tues. July 6, 2010: Tourism employs directly and indirectly one in every nine persons in the Caribbean and is the largest employer after the public sector. Treated well it has an extraordinary contribution to make to regional growth; treated badly it has the capacity to damage economies […]

Joran Van Der Sloot Now Faces Wire Fraud Charges

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CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. July 2, 2010: Dutch murder suspect Joran van der Sloot has been slammed with other charges in a U.S. court. A grand jury in Alabama on Wednesday indicted van der Sloot, 22 on charges of wire fraud and extortion. The grand jury indictment, filed in U.S. […]

Jamaica Cops Probe Robbery At Govt. Minister`s Home

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CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Fri. July 2, 2010: Jamaica police said Thursday they were investigating if an armed robbery at a Cabinet minister`s estate could be linked to dons in local garrisons and the ruling party`s decision to wean themselves from their relationships. Gunmen held up workers at Industry Minister Karl […]

Barbados PM Takes Medical Leave

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CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Fri. July 2, 2010: Barbados Prime Minister David Thompson will be out of office for the next two months as he seeks treatment for a medical illness. The PM made the disclosure Thursday during a national broadcast from Government House. Thompson was set to leave Barbados last […]