Caribbean News

The Gambling Age Around The World

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. April 1, 2020: The gambling age describes the minimum age you must be before you a permitted to gamble for real money. It varies somewhat depending on the country or region you’re in. For instance, the gambling age in a United Kingdom casino may not be the same as ...

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This Caribbean Country Alone Now Has Over 1,100 Coronavirus Cases

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. April 1, 2020: One Caribbean country alone now accounts for over 1,100 of the total number of confirmed cases of the new coronavirus in the region. As of last night, the region past 2,000 cases, topping out at press time at 2,164. The Dominican Republic accounted for 1,100 of ...

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Cuba’s Santeria Seek Protection From Coronavirus

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Sarah Marsh HAVANA, Cuba, Weds. April 1, 2020 (Reuters) – The family of Emilia Montoya, 79, sacrificed four white doves and two roosters, chanted in the African language Yoruba and pounded a wooden staff rhythmically on the floor in a ceremony to protect Montoya from coronavirus. The small gathering in her Havana home appealed ...

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The US Does An About Turn On Venezuela

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Matt Spetalnick WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. April 1, 2020 (Reuters) – The Trump administration on Tuesday offered to begin lifting Venezuela sanctions if the opposition and members of President Nicolas Maduro’s Socialist Party form an interim government without him, marking a shift in a U.S. policy that has failed to end his grip on power. ...

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The Ashes – Cricket’s Oldest Rivalry

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Mar. 31, 2020: Today as many remain at home because of the COVID-19 pandemic, we take cricket fans back to cricket’s oldest rivalry. The Ashes is a two-nation test series between England and Australia. However, this test series between England and Australia is not always known as The Ashes. ...

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Over 5 Dozen People Have Now Died From COVID-19 In The Caribbean

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. March 31, 2020: Over 5 dozen people have now died from the new coronavirus in the Caribbean. As of last night, the death toll from COVID-19 cases totaled 61, according to a News Americas analysis as the number of total cases across the region reached 1,683. The Dominican Republic ...

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This Latin America Country Is Struggling To Collect The Dead

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Yury Garcia and Alexandra Valencia GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador/QUITO, March 30 (Reuters) – Ecuadorian authorities said on Monday they would improve the collection of corpses, as delays related to the rapid spread of the new coronavirus has left families keeping their loved ones’ bodies in their homes for days in some cases. Residents of Guayaquil, Ecuador’s ...

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Parkland Provides Business Update Related To COVID-19

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, CALGARY, Alberta, March 30, 2020: Parkland Fuel Corporation (“Parkland”, “we”, the “Company”, or “our”) (TSX:PKI) announced today in response to the uncertain economic impact of novel coronavirus (“COVID-19”): a reduction in its 2020 Capital Expenditure program, the withdrawal of its 2020 Adjusted EBITDA guidance, reiteration of the Company’s financial strength and other corporate ...

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Coronavirus Cases In The Caribbean Continues Steady Uptick

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. March 30, 2020: Like around the world and in the US, the Caribbean continues to see a steady uptick in both deaths and total number of COVID-19 cases across the region. As of last night, the number of COVID-19 cases totaled 1,52 according to a News Americas analysis as ...

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