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US, Brazil Hold High-Level Dialogue On Trade

US, Brazil Hold High-Level Dialogue On Trade

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (R) and Brazilian Foreign Minister Ernesto Araujo speak to the press following a meeting at the State Department in Washington, DC on September 13, 2019. (Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images) BRAZIL: The United States and Brazil held their first high-level strategic dialogue in seven years on Friday. ...

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Hurricane Humberto to Deliver East Coast, Caribbean Swell

Hurricane Humberto to Deliver East Coast, Caribbean Swell

Hurricane Humberto’s satellite appearance improved today and so did the storm’s intensity. The National Hurricane Center continues to suggest Humberto will become a major hurricane in the nest 24 to 36 hours as it makes it way slowly east toward Bermuda. That increase in intensity, along with a likely expansion ...

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UNWTO: International tourism up 4% | Buzz travel

UNWTO: International tourism up 4% | Buzz travel

International tourist arrivals grew 4% from January to June 2019, compared to the same period last year, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer published ahead of the 23rd World Tourism Organization General Assembly. Growth was led by the Middle East (+8%) and Asia and the Pacific (+6%). International ...

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Scientists warn port project will impact Seven Mile Beach

Scientists warn port project will impact Seven Mile Beach

The Central Caribbean Marine Institute has urged Cayman to “consider the long lasting impacts” of the cruise port development and warned it will affect Seven Mile Beach. As the Cayman Islands heads for a referendum on the development, the Little Cayman-based research centre entered the debate, issuing a statement Friday ...

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Global tourism resilience satellite centres for Africa

Global tourism resilience satellite centres for Africa

EDMUND Bartlett, Jamaica’s tourism minister, has announced that the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre (GTRCM) will be establishing satellite centres in Kenya, Seychelles, South Africa, Nigeria, and Morocco, to expand its reach.This agreement emanated from discussions held in the margins of the 23rd session of the United Nations ...

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