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an island in the eastern Caribbean in the Windward Islands

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One of the fastest growing cruise destinations in the Caribbean, Martinique has experienced a 524% increase in cruise passenger arrivals since 2010.
American's additional service to Martinique offers one-stop connections via Miami from hundreds of gateways across the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, Latin America and Brazil, creating convenient flight options from major metropolitan areas such as: New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington, Toronto, Chicago, Montreal, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Orlando.
Khamis Juma Buamim, chairman of Drydocks World and Maritime World, received the Martinique Islands delegation.
Turnout was about 59 per cent in Martinique and 48 per cent in French Guiana.
From December 6, 2009, Air Canada will offer direct flights to Fort-de-France, Martinique from Montreal, Canada, and the company expects that the new service to Martinique will appeal to people in Canada.
France's minister for overseas territories, Yves Jego, sent to Martinique to help calm the situation, said the arrival of 130 police was a precaution.
The Foreign Office website says several thousand British nationals visit Martinique each year.
Residents on the French island of Martinique reported landslides and said scores of people were left homeless by 100mph winds and flooding.
The New York Martinique Hotel located on 32nd Street and Broadway will be reflagged by managers at Herald Hotel Associates as the New York Martinique Radisson Hotel July 1, after undergoing extensive renovation which will cost upwards of $10 million.
Further study is needed to explore the surprising increase of MS on Martinique and Guadeloupe--research that may reveal important clues to the cause of MS.
However, the Cuba 2000, Brazil 2000, and Martinique 1999-2001 isolates preserved the Ala at this position, as was also the case for viruses sampled from the putative Asian source (from India and Sri Lanka).
Case in point: Patrick Chamoiseau, author of the critically acclaimed Texaco, writes from Martinique, the Caribbean country most closely allied with France, the New World territory where French is the most cultivated, and the island that produced perhaps the twentieth century's finest French poet, Aime Cesaire.
In the Gauguin literature Martinique does not figure as evidently as does Tahiti, the Marquesas Islands or Brittany and yet, in a certain sense, Martinique was perhaps the most influential of all his experiences.
Contract notice: renting of fire safety and personal assistance services (ssiap) for martinique aim cesaire international airport
Martinique's status as one of the Caribbean's top luxury destinations was validated recently by U.S.