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  1. Cma CGM Increases Port Calls and Teu CapacityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Marine News

    French container line CMA CGM has announced imminent changes to its PCRF line service which links Northern Europe with the French West Indies, by adding two new calls at Zeebrugge and Rotterdam and increasing freight capacity on the route. During the first quarter of 2016, PCRF line's capacity which links the French West Indies to Europe will be increased by replacing current 2,200 TEU capacity vessels by 2,800 TEU capacity vessels.

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  2. The things we leave behind, like purses and passportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Boston.com

    As veteran travelers, we've had more than our share. Like the time our baggage made the flight to Martinique, but my wife, Dorothy, and I didn't.

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  3. Zika virus: Thai hospitalised in TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Bangkok Post

    The Aedes aegypti mosquito at an entomology laboratory in Fort-de-France, in the French overseas department of Martinique. The mosquito carries the Zika virus, which was confirmed in a Thai man upon arrival in Taiwan this month.

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  4. Thai hospitalised in Taiwan after arriving with Zika virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Bangkok Post

    The Aedes aegypti mosquito at an entomology laboratory in Fort-de-France, in the French overseas department of Martinique. The mosquito carries the Zika virus, which was confirmed in a Thai man upon arrival in Taiwan this month.

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  5. Container Service to Connect Port CanaveralRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Marine News

    ... in Tilbury, United Kingdom, and Radicatel, France; on its way to the French West Indies ports of Fort de France, Martinique, Pointe a Pitre, Guadeloupe, Phillipsburg, St, Maarten, then on to Mon, Costa Rica; Puerto Corts, Honduras; and Santo Tomas, ...

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  6. Zika virus infection - France - Overseas DepartmentsRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2016 | World Health Organization

    On 21 December 2015, WHO received notification of the first 2 laboratory-confirmed cases of Zika virus infection in two overseas departments of France: Remire-Montjoly, French Guiana and SchA"lcher, Martinique. Since then, 2 additional cases have been reported in Saint Laurent du Maroni, French Guiana and in Fort de France, Martinique.

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  7. New Container Terminal Opens at Port CanaveralRead the original story

    Friday Jan 15 | Marine News

    ... After departing Europe, the schedule loop takes the vessels to the French West Indies ports of Fort de France, Martinique, Pointe a Pitre, Guadeloupe and Phillipsburg, St, Maarten serving a Caribbean market based westbound out of Europe that is ...

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  8. Port of Tilbury announces new "fast" service to link to the Caribbean ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | Maldonandburnham Standard

    The port has said the new service "will prove to be one of the fastest Caribbean links to the UK." The new Blue Stream service will commence in January 2016 from North Europe and arrive for its inaugural call at Tilbury on the 12th February 2016.

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  9. 15 Best Caribbean Cruises for Winter 2016Read the original story

    Dec 11, 2015 | MSN Living

    Le Ponant is the luxury yacht of your dreams. Welcoming only 60 guests on each sailing, Ponant is notable for cruises featuring decadent French service.

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  10. The global diet is getting sweeterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The global diet is getting sweeter Added sugar consumption is increasing in almost every country, increasing the risk of chronic health problems across the world Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1QeuE3b A man is choosing fruit juice in a supermarket of Fort-de-France, on March 30, 2013 in the French Caribbean island of La Martinique. People all over the world are consuming more sugar, putting millions at risk for health complications including heart disease, diabetes , and stroke, according to a new report.

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  11. The global diet is getting sweeterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | CBS News

    A man is choosing fruit juice in a supermarket of Fort-de-France, on March 30, 2013 in the French Caribbean island of La Martinique. People all over the world are consuming more sugar, putting millions at risk for health complications including heart disease, diabetes , and stroke, according to a new report.

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  12. Joseph in MMA title fight tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Trinidad Guardian

    T&T's Martin Joseph will tomorrow compete for the Caribbean heavyweight Mixed Martial Arts Championship Title in Bridgetown, Barbados. He will face regional champ Bryan Bohoury of Fort de France, Martinique, in what is expected to be a keenly contested bout in the 95kg division.

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  13. JetBlue and Seaborne Airlines launch codeshare agreement throughout the CaribbeanRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... 'B6' designator code on the remainder of the Seaborne Airlines network to include: Antigua (ANU) Fort-de-France, Martinique (FDF) La Romana, Dominican Republic (LRM) Point-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe (PTP) Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (PUJ) Santo Domingo, ...

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  14. TT must prepare for 'the big one'Read the original story

    Sep 27, 2015 | Newsday

    ... Newsday yesterday after four earthquakes rattled not only Trinidad and Tobago but also Barbados, St Lucia and Martinique, measuring between 3.9 and 4.5 on the Richter Scale. She explained that the region experiences major earthquakes which are ...

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  15. French agents make record hashish seizure on MartiniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | Newsday

    This undated photo provided by Martinique's National Anti-Drug Office, and taken by the French Customs office in Martinique, shows seized packages of hash in Fort-de-France. Officials said Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015 that customs agents on the French territory of Martinique made a record seizure of hash at the island's Caribbean port.

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  16. French agents make record hashish seizure on MartiniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    This undated photo provided by Martinique's National Anti-Drug Office, and taken by the French Customs office in Martinique, shows seized packages of hash in Fort-de-France. Officials said Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015 that customs agents on the French territory of Martinique made a record seizure of hash at the island's Caribbean port.

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  17. Tropical Storm Erika: Miami, Fort Lauderdale airports cancel flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... Airlines affected include American Airlines, and American Eagle, and the cities affected include Fort de France, Martinique; Providenciales, Turks and Caicos; San Juan, Puerto Rico; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; and St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. ...

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  18. Caribbean curiosities: The best island museumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | USA Today

    ... in 1976. The one-hour tour is offered Monday to Saturday starting at 9:30 a.m. with the last tour at 4:30 p.m. In Martinique's capital city of Fort-de-France close to the waterfront, AimA CA saire Museum opened on June 26, 2013, the 100th ...

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  19. French agents make record hashish seizure on MartiniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | Newsday

    This undated photo provided by Martinique's National Anti-Drug Office, and taken by the French Customs office in Martinique, shows seized packages of hash in Fort-de-France. Officials said Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015 that customs agents on the French territory of Martinique made a record seizure of hash at the island's Caribbean port.

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  20. French agents make record hashish seizure on MartiniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    This undated photo provided by Martinique's National Anti-Drug Office, and taken by the French Customs office in Martinique, shows seized packages of hash in Fort-de-France. Officials said Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015 that customs agents on the French territory of Martinique made a record seizure of hash at the island's Caribbean port.

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