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unemployment1
By Edition On Thursday, December 15th, 2016
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ILO: Unemployment increased sharply in Latin America and the Caribbean

LIMA - The unemployment rate in Latin America and the Caribbean reached 8.1 per cent in 2016, the highest level in a decade, amid an economic contraction that has also affected the quality of employment, the ILO More...

alta
By Edition On Monday, November 21st, 2016
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13th annual ALTA Airline Leaders Forum wraps up in Mexico City

MEXICO CITY - The Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association’s (ALTA) 13th Annual Airline Leaders Forum came to a close last week in Mexico City.  This year’s Forum was hosted by Fondo Mixto de More...

intellectual-property
By Edition On Thursday, November 17th, 2016
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Regional organisation promotes intellectual property, innovation, and technology in the Caribbean

MONTEGO BAY - The Caribbean and Americas Intellectual Property Organization (CAAIPO) was established in October 2015 under the laws of Jamaica, in response to the need for substantial research, information and action More...

celac
By Edition On Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
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Ministers from the European Union, Latin America and the Caribbean united at the CELAC-UE Conclave

Dominican Republic Foreign Minister Miguel Vargas called out to participants so that efforts be oriented towards consensus, focusing on what unites us. Vargas will preside the plenary of the Conclave that will More...

cyberattack
By Edition On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
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Deloitte executive says Latin America and Caribbean highly vulnerable to cyber-attacks

Deloitte’s global chief information officer, Larry Quinlan, said that, despite increased improvements in technology in the Caribbean and Latin America, the regions remain highly vulnerable to cyber-attacks. Speaking More...

democratic_charter
By Edition On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
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OAS celebrates anniversary of adoption of Inter-American Democratic Charter

WASHINGTON - The Organization of American States (OAS) on Tuesday celebrated the 15th anniversary of the adoption of the Inter-American Democratic Charter (IADC) during a ceremony held in the Hall of the Americas More...

ShowcaseScotiabank
By Edition On Friday, August 19th, 2016
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Scotiabank recognized as world’s best consumer digital bank in Latin America, Caribbean and Canada

KINGSTON - Scotiabank has been recognized by Global Finance magazine as the 2016 World’s Best Consumer Digital Bank in Latin America, the Caribbean and Canada. This announcement comes on the heels of Scotiabank More...

Publicación1
By Edition On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
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#estaesmibelleza the beauty movement for Latinos worldwide

In June a movement was born, created by Jennifer Barreto-Leyva the very first Latino plus model worldwide, to promote, empower and create awareness about beauty diversity on Latinos, among Latinos. On #estaesmibelleza More...

oas-venezuela
By Edition On Monday, June 27th, 2016
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OAS head supports call to remove Venezuela president; Venezuela calls it a coup

WASHINGTON – General Secretary of the Organization of American States (OAS) Luis Almagro has called on the hemispheric body to support a recall referendum to remove Venezuela’s President Nicolás Maduro from More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
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Fairtrade benefitting Caribbean, Latin American and African farmers

BELFAST - The capital city of Northern Ireland, Belfast, unveiled its larger road signs on main routes, proclaiming Belfast’s status as a Fairtrade City and Borough. This initiative marks the ongoing commitment More...