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These Caribbean Athletes Shone Brightly At Penn Relays 2017

These Caribbean Athletes Shone Brightly At Penn Relays 2017
St. Elizabeth Tech of Jamaica won the high school boys 4×800 championship in 7:33.27. (Penn Relays/Twitter image) By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, PHILADELPHIA, PA, Sun. April 28, 2017: The sun shone as brightly as the Caribbean athletes who excelled at the 123rd running of the annual Penn Relays...

10 Caribbean Countries That Received The Most Remittances Recently

10 Caribbean Countries That Received The Most Remittances Recently
By NAN Business Editor News Americas, Washington, DC, Fri. April 28, 2017: Remittance or money transfers to the Caribbean and Latin America continued to see the most rapid growth rate according to latest figures from 2015 data analyzed by the World Bank. Officially-recorded remittance flows to the Latin...

No Surprise As Jamaica Stands Out At IAAF World Relays

No Surprise As Jamaica Stands Out At IAAF World Relays
Jura Levy, Shericka Jackson, Sashalee Forbes and Elaine Thompson of Jamaica pose on the podium after finishing first in the Women’s 4 x 200 Meters Final during the IAAF/BTC World Relays Bahamas 2017 at Thomas Robinson Stadium on April 22, 2017 in Nassau, Bahamas. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images...

Caribbean & Latin America Week In Photos

Caribbean & Latin America Week In Photos
Demonstrators assist an injured man after clashes with the riot police during a protest against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, in Caracas on April 20, 2017. Venezuelan riot police fired tear gas Thursday at groups of protesters seeking to oust President Nicolas Maduro, who have vowed new mass marches...

Caribbean Sports In Brief – Caribbean-Born Player To Watch In The NBA

Caribbean Sports In Brief – Caribbean-Born Player To Watch In The NBA
Jamaican-born British Olympian Germaine Mason, is dead at age 34, after crashing his bike on a Jamaica highway. (Instagram image) By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 21, 2017: Here are the stories making headlines in sports from the Caribbean and its Diaspora for this week...

Jamaican-Born NFL Player Skips Trump White House Invite

Jamaican-Born NFL Player Skips Trump White House Invite
Published on Apr 19 2017 // Breaking News, Caribbean, Features, Jamaica, Sports, United States
Donald Trump with the New England Patriots during a celebration of the team’s Super Bowl victory on the South Lawn at the White House April 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Thurs. April 20, 2017: Jamaican-born...

Over 250 Caribbean Nationals On Interpol’s Most Wanted List – A NAN First

Over 250 Caribbean Nationals On Interpol’s Most Wanted List – A NAN First
Flags of countries at the 85th Interpol Forum Meeting at Bali on October 30, 2016. (Photo by Donal Husni/NurPhoto via Getty Images) By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. April 13, 2017: A whopping 257 Caribbean nationals are among the criminals making Interpol’s current Wanted Persons...

These Caribbean Destinations Have Seen Demand For Luxury Stays

These Caribbean Destinations Have Seen Demand For Luxury Stays
The beach in front of Grace Bay Club, a luxury resort on the Turks & Caicos Islands. (NAN image) By NAN Travel Editor News Americas, Seattle, Wash., Weds. April 12, 2017: Demand for stays at luxury properties in at least six Caribbean countries have seen a spike according to The Expedia group, the...

Top Philly International Airport Officer To Be Honored At Team Jamaica Bickle Philadelphia Reception

Top Philly International Airport Officer To Be Honored At Team Jamaica Bickle Philadelphia  Reception
Published on Apr 10 2017 // Caribbean, Jamaica, News, Top Stories, United States
News Americas, New York, NY Monday, April 10, 2017: The Philadelphia Organizing Committee of Team Jamaica Bickle has announced that it will be honoring Philadelphia International Airport Chief Administrative Officer, Folasade Olanipekun-Lewis at its 23rd Annual Community Award and Fundraising Reception...

Caribbean Entertainment News Round-Up – Who Said Vybz Kartel Is Turning To Jesus?

Caribbean Entertainment News Round-Up – Who Said Vybz Kartel Is Turning To Jesus?
By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 7, 2017: Here are the top stories making news on the Caribbean entertainment scene for the week-ending April 7, 2017: Fake News Hits Vybz Kartel Vybz Kartel is in prison but he is still big news in dancehall circles. So much so that a fake news...