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Caribbean Airline LIAT Extends Flight Pause to May 31

Caribbean Airline LIAT Extends Flight Pause to May 31

  Caribbean regional airline LIAT has extended its the suspension of its passenger services through the end of May.  The airline said it was continuing its flight pause through May 31, citing “the current border closures and travel restrictions within the regional network.” “While there are ongoing discussions about the ...

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From St Maarten to Saint Lucia, 5 Beaches to Dream About

From St Maarten to Saint Lucia, 5 Beaches to Dream About

  The latest edition of Beaches to Dream About is a vibrant mix of very different kinds of beaches.  There’s a family-friendly beach; a private, rarefied retreat in the Out Islands of The Bahamas; a buzzing, energetic stretch of city sand.  We miss every kind of beach in the Caribbean ...

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A Caribbean Paradise for Nature Lovers

A Caribbean Paradise for Nature Lovers

The sugar-soft sand was a muted creamy hue. The warm Caribbean paradise water lapped at my feet. From the shoreline, I could see 10 feet out into the shallows, as clear as if looking through glass. I loved that beach. And as the sun stretched into the early morning sky, ...

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The Latest: Trump hopeful to have vaccine by end of year

The Latest: Trump hopeful to have vaccine by end of year

By The Associated Press The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. TOP OF THE HOUR:— Trump hopeful to have virus vaccine ...

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Murphy says all Jersey Shore beaches will open by Memorial Day

Murphy says all Jersey Shore beaches will open by Memorial Day

TRENTON — The new Jersey Shore credo this summer: GTLM — Gym, Tan, Laundry and Mask. Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday announced that all Jersey Shore and lakeside beaches would be open in time for Memorial Day weekend. “Down the shore everything’s all right,” Murphy said quoting Jersey’s native son ...

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CARICOM prepares for reopening

CARICOM prepares for reopening

Caricom’s Trade and Economic Council approves Strategy for the Re-Opening of Regional Economies The fiftieth meeting of the Council for Trade and Economic Development (COTED) this week approved a strategy for the re-opening of economies in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). The Council which is made up of Trade Ministers and ...

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Broward’s Phase 1 Reopening Begins Monday – Caribbean News

Broward's Phase 1 Reopening Begins Monday - Caribbean News

BROWARD COUNTY, FL –   Broward County Administrator Bertha Henry issued Emergency Order 20-10 on Thursday, May 14, 2020, providing for a phased reopening of business activity, beginning on Monday, May 18, with restrictions in accordance with a modified Phase 1 of Governor Ron DeSantis’ statewide reopening plan. Broward’s beaches will remain closed. ...

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Solve invasive seaweed problem by turning it into biofuels and fertilizers: Seaweed could produce sustainable fuels, chemicals and fertiliser while helping protect tourist hotspots

Millions of tonnes of rotting seaweed washes up on beaches of Mexico, the Caribbean and elsewhere every year. Partly fuelled by fertilisers washing into the sea from farming in the Americas, the foul-smelling Sargassum seaweed devastates the tourism industry and harms fisheries and ocean ecosystems. A research team, led by ...

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