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August 29th, 2014
Brazil's economy falls into recession, latest figures show

BBC NEWS

Brazil has fallen into recession, just a month before the general election, latest figures show.

August 29th, 2014
Harry Belafonte to receive honorary Oscar

BBC NEWS

US actor and singer Harry Belafonte is to be honoured by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.

August 29th, 2014
Ebola outbreak: Senegal confirms first case

BBC NEWS

Senegal's health ministry has confirmed a first case of Ebola, making it the fifth West African country to be affected by the outbreak.

August 29th, 2014
OAS Urges Haiti to Hold Elections

By the Caribbean Journal staff

The Organization of American States’ Permanent Council has adopted a declaration urging Haiti’s government to hold long-delayed legislative and municipal elections by the end of this year.

August 29th, 2014
This Week We Feature Young Professional Avery A. Malone

By Cathy O.O. Richards

There is a great feeling of pride in citizens who take on the safety and security of their country with a passion that sees them giving their all. In most cases persons with such attributes go to the military where there is one, the armed services and firemen.

August 29th, 2014
‘NDP full of political vindictiveness!’ – Hon Andrew A. Fahie

SEA COWS’ BAY, Tortola, VI – “We could have already have the sewerage fixed, we could have already have the water situation fixed,” said member of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) and Representative of the First District Honourable Andrew A. Fahie.

August 29th, 2014
‘Da basement’ opens tonight

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – You can be the home administrator (housewife), the worker in the field or at the desk… it is a tested and proven fact that Fridays come with a special yearning to get social, sip and chat or party or just to be in an environment that has absolutely nothing to do with work. Some say Thank God it’s Friday (TGIF).

August 29th, 2014
Participants complete Intl. Volleyball cert. course

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Yesterday, Thursday August 28, 2014 the Virgin Islands Volleyball Association (VIVA) duly completed a Coaching Course designed to give participants a better understanding of how to teach, promote and develop the sport.

August 28th, 2014
Jamaica Agriculture Minister Dies

By the Caribbean Journal staff

Jamaica Agriculture Minister Roger Clarke passed away on Thursday morning, the government announced in a statement.

August 28th, 2014
PriceLo reopens its doors in Purcell

PURCELL, Tortola, VI – PriceLo Supermarket has reopened its doors this week in Purcell, Tortola following a brief period of reorganisation and is ready to serve the community offering a range of shopping possibilities and services.



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