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Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) tourism human resources conference to explore partnerships & innovation

Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) tourism human resources conference to explore partnerships & innovation

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – How to enhance Caribbean human resources through partnerships and innovation will be the key subject of discussion when tourism human resources professionals from across the Caribbean gather in Barbados from May 23 to 25 for a major conference. The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has announced that tourism HR practitioners will explore ways […]

World Bank’s Zoellick to step down June 30 World Bank’s Zoellick to step down June 30

World Bank’s Zoellick to step down June 30 World Bank’s Zoellick to step down June 30

WASHINGTON (NEWS.GNOM.ES) – World Bank President Robert Zoellick said on Wednesday he plans to step down when his term ends on June 30, raising questions whether the United States will insist on holding on to a job that has always gone to an American. “I’m honored to have led such a world class institution with […]

Euro countries voice doubts over Greek bailout (AP)

Euro countries voice doubts over Greek bailout (AP)

BRUSSELS – Some eurozone countries have strong doubts over whether a second massive bailout can actually save Greece, officials said Wednesday, even as Athens rushed to meet tough conditions to qualify for the euro130 billion ($170 billion) rescue. The wrangling over Athens’ aid money comes after almost two years of frantic efforts to save Greece […]

CARICOM Leaders and Haiti’s Minister of the Interior Agree that Collaboration is Key to a Stronger Caribbean

CARICOM Leaders and Haiti’s Minister of the Interior Agree that Collaboration is Key to a Stronger Caribbean

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb. 14, 2012 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ – In meeting with the President of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Mr. Desire Delano Bouterse and the Bureau of Heads of Government during CARICOM’s two-day mission to Haiti, Haiti‘s Minister of the Interior, Thierry Mayard-Paul stressed that Haiti is charting a new course for sustainable economic development. ”We are […]

Hundreds killed in fire at prison in Honduras

Hundreds killed in fire at prison in Honduras

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Trapped inmates screamed from their cells as a fire swept through a Honduran prison, killing at least 300 inmates, authorities said Wednesday. Lucy Marder, chief of forensic medicine for the prosecutor’s office, said early Wednesday some 356 people on the prison roster are unaccounted for among 852 prisoners. “The majority could […]