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October 23, 2018 - BBC News

The places where too many are fat and too many are thin - by Dr Sophie Hawkesworth & Dr Lindsay Keir

Global health experts acknowledge the "Double Burden" epidemic that is spreading worldwide as both obesity and underweight rates escalate in nine-out-of-ten countries. 

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September 27, 2018 - Forbes

Revealed: The 15 Most Dangerous Places to Live - by Laura Begley Bloom

2018 Expat Insider Survey reports 15 most dangerous places to live in based on quality of life, working abroad, cost of living, etc. Surprisingly, or not so surprisingly, US is one of the nations ranked for higher danger.

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July 18, 2017 - Huffington Post

Can Tourism Alleviate Global Poverty? - by Susanne Becken

Wouldn’t it be great if something as simple and pleasurable as international travel could help end something as grinding and enduring as global poverty? After all, the industry is booming, growing at least 4% a year since the 1960s (with a brief slowdown in 2009), according to the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO).

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June 14, 2017 - Caribbean Life News

Jamaica has new approach to help tourism grow - by Dawn Plummer

The Jamaican Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett, seized some time while in New York to engage and update the Jamaican Diaspora on their role to help make tourism an economic boost to the Jamaican economy.

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March 8, 2017 - TTG

Royal Caribbean Signs Agreement To Grow Bahamas Tourism - by Tom Parry

Royal Caribbean International has announced a major investment agreement with The Bahamas to help grow the destination’s tourism sector and economy.

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