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Despite its location (the desert), and the country’s religious status (Islamic) there is plenty of festive spirit to be found in the United Arab Emirates around the Christmas season—even if the Christmas tree you might find yourself rocking around is a majestic palm instead of a fragrant pine. The UAE is home to 9.2 million …

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St. Kitts & Nevis The Christmas season is a time for celebration across the Caribbean, but nowhere does it quite like St. Kitts and Nevis. The biggest event of the year—not just of the holiday season—is undeniably the Sugar Mas Carnival. Though the official festivities span from November 17, 2017 to January 6, 2018 this …

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As 2017 draws to a close, St. Kitts & Nevis is marking 50 years since the establishment of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (ECSC) along with neighbouring countries Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Lucia, Anguilla, British Virgin Islands, Montserrat, and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Formed in 1967 in accordance with the West Indies …

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December 2 marks National Day in the United Arab Emirates—a day to celebrate the unification of the seven emirates that comprise the country. And this year there’s plenty to celebrate. Thanks to the strong and visionary leadership of Sheikh Zayed Bin-Sultan Al Nahyan, the UAE is thriving in many aspects and is the centre of …

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