BTI Systems Selected for 3G Wireless Backhaul Network for TelEm Group

Published on Feb 28 2011 // Caribbean, News, St Maarten, Top Stories
Share Tweet OTTAWA, Ontario, Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — BTI Systems, the company that redefines metro service delivery, today announced that the TelEm Group, the government-owned incumbent telecom provider on the Dutch Caribbean Island of...

Chilean Miners Meet With Israeli President Amidst Protests In Homeland

Share Tweet News Americas, Jerusalem, Israel, Mon. Feb. 28, 2011: A total of 25 Chilean miners and their spouses met with Israeli President Shimon Peres even as nationals in their homeland marked the anniversary of Chile’s 2010 earthquake with protests. The...

Sean Kingston Lip-Synchs In South Africa?

Published on Feb 27 2011 // Caribbean, Entertainment, North America, United States
Sean Kingston Lip-Synchs In South Africa?
Share Tweet Singer Sean KingstonNews Americas, LONDON, England, Mon. Feb. 28, 2011: South African fans of Jamaican-American singer Sean Kingston are reportedly upset over an alleged lip-synching performance over the weekend. Kingston, according to...

Rihanna Asked To Take time Off?

Rihanna Asked To Take time Off?
Share Tweet News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Feb. 28, 2011: Rihanna’s boss has reportedly asked her to take some time off. Media reports indicate that Jay-Z wants the sexy Grammy-winning Bajan singer to take a week off of work since he feels she...

Some 40 Dead In Flooding In Bolivia

Published on Feb 27 2011 // Bolivia, Central America, News, South America, Top Stories
Share Tweet News Americas, La Paz, Bolivia, Mon. Feb. 28, 2011: Heavy rain in Bolivia has killed at least 40 others and left more than 10,000 homeless. The Bolivian government declared a national emergency last week because of torrential rains across...

Hondurans Protest Against Crime

Published on Feb 27 2011 // Central America, Honduras, News, Top Stories
Share Tweet NEWS AMERICAS, San Pedro Sula, Honduras, Mon. Feb. 28, 2011: Thousands showed up the streets of San Pedro Sula Sunday to protest against rising criminal violence there. The protestors who were organized by local civil society groups were...

Unmet Environmental Conditions Halt Hydroelectric Project

Published on Feb 27 2011 // Brazil, Latin America, News, South America, Top Stories
Share Tweet News Americas, SAO PAULO, Brazil, Mon. Feb. 28, 2011: A federal judge in Brazil has cited environmental concerns for his decision to block construction of a hydroelectric dam project in the Amazon rain forest. Judge Ronaldo Desterro ruled...

Singer Miley Cyrus In Haiti Give Back

Singer Miley Cyrus In Haiti Give Back
Share Tweet Miley Cyrus News Americas, LOS ANGELES, CA, Mon. Feb. 28, 2011: Hannah Montana star and singer Miley Cyrus is reportedly on a give back mission to Haiti. The singer, who has been dealing with a falling out with father Billy Ray, is apparently...

Bolt to Take Paris By Storm

Published on Feb 27 2011 // Caribbean, Jamaica, News, Top Stories
Bolt to Take Paris By Storm
Share Tweet News Americas, PARIS, France, Mon. Feb. 28, 2011: The world’s fastest man, Jamaican Usain Bolt, is set to take Paris by storm. The World and Olympic double sprint champion is set to race in this season’s Diamond League meeting...

Korea’s Largest Automaker Now In Brazil

Published on Feb 27 2011 // Brazil, Business, Latin America, South America
Korea’s Largest Automaker Now In Brazil
Share Tweet News Americas, SAO PAULO, Brazil, Mon. Feb. 28, 2011: Korea’s largest automaker, Hyundai Motor, is now officially in Brazil and aims to start production officially next year. The company broke ground for its first manufacturing plant...