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MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Extends Date For IPO Closing | RJR News

MPC Caribbean Clean Energy has extended the closing date for its Initial Public Offering (IPO). 


The original closing date was tomorrow. 


It has been pushed back to December 21.


MPC Caribbean Clean Energy reserved the discretion to made the change in its Prospectus dated November 20.


The company has not disclosed why it decided to extend the closing date.

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Man Pretending To Be Security Guard Robs Caribbean Air­lines In Trinidad | RJR News

In Trinidad, a man pretending to be a guard from a promi­nent security firm robbed Caribbean Air­lines of a large sum of mon­ey at Pi­ar­co In­ter­na­tion­al Air­port on Monday.


Po­lice said the bag con­tained close to $100,000.


It’s reported that the man went up to the counter af­ter 11 a.m. pre­tend­ing to be the se­cu­ri­ty of­fi­cer who had ar­rived to col­lect cash from sales.


Dionne Ligoure, CAL’s head of Cor­po­rate Com­mu­ni­ca­tions, con­firmed that an undis­closed sum of mon­ey was stolen.


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Caribbean Airlines Signs On As New Sponsor Of Reggae Sumfest | RJR News

Chairman of Downsound Entertainment and Reggae Sumfest Joe Bogdanovich has inked a deal with Caribbean Airlines.


This makes the airline the new presenting sponsor for Reggae Sumfest 2019.  


Reggae Sumfest 2019, presented by Caribbean Airlines, will take place from July 14 to 20 at Catherine Hall, Montego Bay, St. James.


The festival will be one full week of events including, Inspire Awards, beach party, street dance, white party, The Blitz, Sound Clash, Sumfest Symposium, and ending with two festival nights.

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Caribbean Seeking To Maintain Elimination Of Poliomyelitis | RJR News

The Pan American Health Organization PAHO says Caribbean countries are seeking to consolidate measures to maintain elimination and avoid reintroduction of poliomyelitis, or polio, as it is commonly called.


PAHO said the region of the Americas registered its last case of polio in 1991, and, in 1994, was the first in the world to receive certification from the World Health Organization (WHO) as free of the disease.


PAHO said poliomyelitis is a highly contagious disease caused by a virus that invades the nervous system and can cause paralysis in a matter of hours.


While it has no cure, it can be prevented through vaccination.

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MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Makes IPO | RJR News

MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Limited has made an initial public offering (IPO) of 50 million shares at the Subscription Price of J$1.30 or US$1.


An initial offer is also being made in Trinidad and Tobago at a price of US$1 per share.


The offer will open at 9:00 a.m. on December 3 and close at 4:30 p.m. on December 14.


MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Limited is an international business company duly incorporated under the laws of Barbados.

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Caribbean Airlines Orders New Planes | RJR News

Caribbean Airlines has ordered twelve new planes.


It announced on Wednesday it will renew its single-aisle fleet with the Boeing 737 MAX 8. 


S. Ronnie Mohammed, chairman of the airline, said next year Caribbean Airlines will place even greater focus on enhancing regional connectivity with more options. 


It is expected by the fourth quarter of 2019, the airline will begin taking delivery of the new fleet. 


In addition to opening new markets, Caribbean Airlines said the new airplanes will provide significant advantages on operating cost, specifically fuel and maintenance.


The 737 MAX 8 – which is part of a fuel-efficient family of airplanes – will seat up to 160 passengers in Caribbean Airlines’ three-class…

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