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The world’s richest woman dies

(CNN ) – Liliane Bettencourt, the world’s richest woman, has died, her family said Thursday. Bettencourt, who was 94, was the heiress of the French cosmetics company L’Oreal. She was the daughter of the company’s […]

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WestJet announces Calgary service to Belize

WestJet on Monday announced new non-stop weekly service between Calgary and Belize, effective November 3, 2017. The service is part of the airline’s seasonal schedule for the winter of 2017-18 which includes more flights from […]

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Dynamic Airways files for bankruptcy

US based charter airline, Dynamic International Airways LLC on Wednesday filed a voluntary Chapter 11 petition in a United States Bankruptcy Court to stabilise its business following legal issues that have been plaguing the company. […]

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Samsung Will Be Making iPhone Chips Again

According to The Investor, Samsung is set to manufacture some of the A12-branded chips that will power the 2018 iPhones and iPads. The company previously held a chip-making contract with Apple but lost it to […]

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Sandals Boss Interested in Cruise Business

The boss of Sandals is looking to extend the brand from land-based resorts in the Caribbean into ocean cruising. Chairman Gordon ‘Butch’ Stewart said the operator had done “a huge amount of research” into the […]

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C&W leading the way in pre-5G testing in the Caribbean

At the 33rd CANTO Annual Conference & Trade Exhibition, John Reid, CEO of C&W Communications (C&W), announced that C&W has completed a groundbreaking pre-5G (fifth generation wireless broadband technology) trial in Antigua. Once installed, Antigua […]

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Amazon to buy Whole Foods for $13.7bn

Online retail giant Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a $13.7bn (£10.7bn) deal that marks its biggest push into traditional retailing yet. Amazon, which has been experimenting with grocery offerings, will buy the upscale supermarket […]