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Economic Development Spotlight

The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) is a regional financial institution that was established to contribute to the harmonious economic growth and development of the member countries in the Caribbean. Its mission is also to promote economic cooperation and integration among its member countries, having special and urgent regard to the needs of the less developed members of the regions.
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Global Events Spotlight

Having begun in 1991, the 2014 Women’s Rugby World Cup will take place August 1–17. This year will mark the seventh Women’s Rugby World Cup. Twelve teams will compete and all have hopes of raising the cup at the end of the final match. Learn more »


LOCATIONS, PLACES OF ORIGIN spotlight

Charity: Water is a non-profit organization bringing clean and safe drinking water to people in developing nations.
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FEATURED NEWS

  • August 21, 2014

    More people to travel this Labor Day, says AAA Read more

  • August 8, 2014

    Women's Rugby World Cup 2014: England rule out complacency ahead of Canada clash Read more

  • August 1, 2014

    India’s hidden Himalayas of Ladakh Read more

  • July 31, 2014

    Women’s Rugby World Cup 2014: Maggie Alphonsi the England avenger Read more

  • July 22, 2014

    How Iceland’s baby volcano was born Read more

  • July 21, 2014

    Tour de France: Simon Yates withdrawn after stage 15 Read more

  • July 14, 2014

    Tony Gallopin Carries Family Tradition Read more

EXPERT INSIGHTS

Juan Carlos Borbón

General Manager

Costa Rica Tourism Board

Juan Carlos Borbón is the General Manager of the Costa Rica Tourism Board, the government agency responsible for promoting sustainable tourism in Costa Rica.  Borbón began his professional career in 1982 as a pollster for the National Institute of Statistics and Census (INEC), where he conducted national census and household surveys. Four years later, Borbón became INEC&... read more

FEATURED MEDIA

British Airways India – A Ticket to Visit Mum
You only get one family. One son learns the value of a British Airways ticket as he travels home to visit the one he loves.

TOP 10 NATION BRANDS

The BrandFinance® Nation Brand 100 provides a comprehensive report on the world's leading nation brands and presents an analysis of the impact that a country's reputation and image have on foreign consumers and investors.

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  1. United States
  2. China
  3. Germany
  4. United Kingdom
  5. Japan
  6. France
  7. Canada
  8. Brazil
  9. India
  10. Australia