Duke departs Aug. 17 for Dominican Republic exhibition tour

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AP) — Duke will begin a weeklong exhibition tour to the Dominican Republic on Aug. DURHAM, N.C. (AP)

Tropical storm warnings in Dominican Republic, Bahamas

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MIAMI (AP) — New tropical storm warnings have been issued for parts of the Dominican Republic and the Bahamas as Tropical Storm Erika approaches

Remembrance of the Slave Trade - Child Labour and Human - Deimar


23 August - International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade: “The night of 22 to 23 August 1791, in Santo Domingo (today Haiti and the Dominican Republic) saw the beginning of the uprising that would play a crucial role in the abolition of the transatlantic slave trade.”

New tropical storm warnings for parts of Dominican Republic, Bahamas as Erika approaches

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MIAMI (AP) — New tropical storm warnings for parts of Dominican Republic, Bahamas as Erika approaches

Cuban Cigars Can Now Come to U.S.--Will Anyone Care?

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for the past 54 years, other countries like the Dominican Republic and Nicaragua have stepped up to serve a $13 billion premium cigar market. While Cuba was cut off from the U.S.

From co-founder to ousted CEO of 500px: Trials, errors, and lessons learned

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Shortly after the news hit the media, Gutsol left Canada where he’s lived since 2000 after moving from Ukraine, and he spent a few months in the Dominican Republic.

Central America and Caribbean Economic Outlook Worsens


The Dominican Republic has been the region’s standout performer so far this year, with the economy buoyed by monetary stimulus that has spurred credit growth.

Weakening Tropical Storm Danny nears Leeward Islands

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SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Tropical Storm Danny neared the Leeward Islands early Monday and was expected to weaken into a tropical depression

Calipari to coach USA Under-19 team in World Championships

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AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari will lead Team USA's Under-19 World Cup squad at July's FIBA World Championships, his first international coaching position since guiding the Dominican Republic national team in 2011 and 2012 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP)

[ADV] How Charter Spectrum Services Can Grow Your Startup


Charter Spectrum Phone service offers you the unlimited local calling in the US, Canada, Mexico, Guam, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, Dominican Republic, and the Northern Mariana Islands. Today is the era of entrepreneurship.

7 Awesome Gift Ideas Made By Entrepreneurs

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The bars are made from organic beans sourced from Madagascar, Belize, Papua New Guinea, and the Dominican Republic and shipped to the U.S. Here is a round up of Inc.''s s favorite entrepreneur-made products for 2013.

Helping Haiti Through Entrepreneurship

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Club Azura is well placed to attract a wide customer base: it is located on Haiti's border with the Dominican Republic and is only 14 miles away from Port-au-Prince, Haiti's capital.

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Micro-Multinationals, And How They Will Define Our Era


Its executives sit in San Francisco, its CTO is based in the Dominican Republic, and its development team is in Belgrade. by Raj Subramaniam, Executive Vice President, Global Marketing and Communications, FedEx Services. “No

8 startups that leveraged products for social good, and where they’re headed in 2014

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Cisse Trading ’s aim is simple: buy Fair Trade noms, from cookies to cocoa, on-site or in grocers from main to Virginia, where you’re immediately giving back to the Dominican Republic farmers who grow ‘em.

Invest in Israel Newsletter January 2012

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based in Lima, Peru, owns power stations producing 3,000 megawatts in seven countries: Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Panama, El Salvador, Jamaica, and the Dominican Republic.

Meet the Veterans Launching Nonprofits to Change the World

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Team Rubicon McNulty and Wood set out just days after their first conversation, and the two men shook hands for the first time when they landed in the Dominican Republic. Veterans starting nonprofits is nothing new, but Team Rubicon''s relief mission is one of a kind.

Should You Travel Abroad With Your Startup?

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We send our staff to exotic locations like Costa Rica and the Dominican Republic. Packing up and moving your team overseas for a few months isn''t as crazy as it sounds, insist a handful of startup founders. For lots of startups the question in this headline will seem absurd.

Facebook Acquires Israel’s Snaptu For an Estimated $60-70 Million

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Facebook surprised with its first acquisition in Israel today (and its second acquisition outside of the US), with the announcement that it is buying Israeli startup Snaptu (previously known as Moblica) for an estimated $60-70 million.

4 Ideas for a Quirky Company Culture

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He explains: "We send our staff to exotic locations like Costa Rica and the Dominican Republic. Want to attract the best talent? You''ll need an awesome company culture. Here are a few quirky ideas on how to build one.

Drones that Do Good

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So far, Matternet has run test pilots in the Dominican Republic and Haiti, and Raptopoulos says the company has several other projects slated for later this year. Matternet wants to reframe the way the world looks at drones and use them to connect people living way (way) off the grid.

5 Big Ideas That Will Blow Your Mind

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Matternet plans to test in the drones in the Dominican Republic later this year. You won't find apps or Angry Birds here. Check out five ambitious companies pursuing big, bold ideas. When Inc. set out to find some of the biggest, mind-blowing business ideas, we knew what we didn't want.