New Top UN Representative To Haiti Named

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CaribWorldNews, UNITED NATIONS, NY, Thurs. April 1, 2010: Edmond Mulet has been named as the new special representative of the United Nations in Haiti and head of the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti. Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Mulet was yesterday named to the post by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. […]

Only 50 Percent Of All Census Forms Mailed Back

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CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Thurs. April 1, 2010: The U.S. Census is urging Caribbean and other U.S. residents to mail back their census forms urgently. The Bureau yesterday said only half of the nations` 134 million households has participated so far in the Census. Director Robert Groves yesterday urged communities nationwide […]

Caribbean Reps, Canada Haiti-Born GG For Donors` Conference

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Mar. 31, 2010: Two representatives from the Caribbean Community along with the Haitian-born Governor General of Canada are among the top dignitaries set for the International Donors` Conference for Haiti today. The conference, being presented under the theme `Towards a New Future for Haiti,` is […]

Accused Ponzi Schemer Stanford Wants Another Set Of Attorneys

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CaribWorldNews, HOUSTON, Texas, Weds. Mar. 31, 2010: Accused Ponzi schemer, Texas-born, Antigua-based financier R. Allen Stanford, is asking for new attorneys again, his fourth set in less than a year. In a motion filed Tuesday in federal court, Stanford said he now wants to be represented by Houston-based attorneys Michael […]

Haitian Migrants Who Fled To Jamaica Repatriated

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CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Weds. Mar. 31, 2010: The 62 Haitian migrants who arrived in Jamaica last week have been sent packing. Police Inspector Steve Brown said Tuesday that the migrants, including three men who allegedly escaped from Haiti`s prison following the devastating January 12th earthquake, left for Port-au-Prince aboard a […]

U.N. Puts Haiti Rebuilding Price Tag At $11.5 Billion

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CaribWorldNews, UNITED NATIONS, NY, Tues. Mar. 30, 2010:  The United Nations has put the rebuilding price tag of Haiti at some $11.5 billion, just $2.5 billion less than the Rene Preval administration. Speaking ahead of tomorrow`s global donor conference for Haiti at the U.N., Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said  the `smart` […]

Jamaica Names New U.S. Ambassador

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CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Tues. Mar. 30, 2010: Jamaica`s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Dr. Kenneth Baugh, has named a new ambassador to the U.S., confirming months of rumor and speculation. Businesswoman, founder and Chief Executive Officer of Paymaster (Jamaica Limited), Audrey Marks, was yesterday […]