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INTERSPACE AIRPORT ADVERTISING COMPANY REINTRODUCES STATE OF THE ART ADVERTS TO PLS

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PLS Check In HallPROVIDENCIALES, Turks& Caicos Islands – Tuesday, 14th October 2014 – Interspace Airport Advertising, TCI, Ltd. (IAA), a subsidiary of Clear Channel Airports (CCA) the world’s leading marketer of airport advertising, in conjunction with the Turks and Caicos Islands Airports Authority are pleased to announce a new 5 year advertisement agreement. The extension of this agreement will give IAA the rights to redevelop existing displays and add new digital as well as tension fabric displays to their marketing display technology. IAA will add to the already impressive array of advertisements and modern displays in and around Providenciales International Airport and JAGS McCartney International Airport in Grand Turk.

The strategically placed state of the art advertising designs will complement the newly renovated and construction areas to bring a cohesive look to the terminal. “The Airports Authority welcomes the opportunity to offer a high quality product to our local and international businesses whereby they can highlight their products and services to our world class passengers,” said the Terminal and Marketing Manager, Lavern Reynolds.

This coordinated marketing effort has brought a fresh look to the terminal facility that had proceeded the outdated back lit displays. The expertise offered by IAA has given the authority the opportunity to focus on its core operations and allow them to flourish in this dynamic luxury market. More than 40 local and international companies have already taken the opportunity to advertise with IAA in this respect.

Agents of the IAA were rececntly on island and will be making appointments to meet current and prospective clientele during the week of November 3rd, 2014. The re-launch of the new advertising campaign is scheduled for Winter 2014 to coincide with the grand unveiling and completion of the terminal redevelopment project. Persons interested, should contact Kyle McFarland at 800-628-6800 or kylemcfarland@clearchannel.com for more advertising information.

ABOUT CLEAR CHANNEL AIRPORTS
Dedicated to airport advertising for more than 37 years, Clear Channel Airports is the premier innovator of contemporary display concepts. The Company, a division of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCO), the world’s largest outdoor advertising company, currently operates more than 260 airport programs across the globe and has a presence in 32 of the top 50 U.S. markets with major airports. More information can be found on Clear Channel Airports and Clear Channel Outdoor by visiting www.clearchannelairports.com and www.clearchanneloutdoor.com.

TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS AIRPORTS AUTHORITY
Is a statutory body that was established in 2006 following the split of the Civil Aviation Department into the Civil Aviation Authority and Airports Authority. TCIAA is mandated for the constructing, controlling and managing of airports; providing and maintaining runways, taxiways and terminals for the efficient operation of airports; providing facilities for Customs and Immigration services, and Health and Security checks; and for incidental and connected purposes.

For more information call 649.946.4420 or email: info@tciairports.com. Find us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/tciairports or follow us on Twitter – @tciaa

Magnetic Media is a Telly Award winning multi-media company specializing in creating compelling and socially uplifting TV and Radio broadcast programming as a means for advertising and public relations exposure for its clients.

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Dog Tales to rescue 500 dogs from the Turks and Caicos

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By Dana Malcolm

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#TurksandCaicos, June 25, 2022 – Stray dogs in the Turks and Caicos will be getting a new lease on life in the coming months as Dog Tales Rescue will be coming to the islands. Up to 500 stray Dogs will be recovered from Grand Turk and flown to Canada in a bid to control the dog population and give the existing strays better lives. The visit has been approved by the Turks and Caicos Islands government who revealed the project in a cabinet meeting on May 31st.

Dog Tales rescue is a Canadian-based rescue mostly focusing on dogs, cats, and horses. The sanctuary is massive, sitting on over 50 acres of land. It was started in 2014 by husband and wife duo Rob and Danielle Eden-Scheinberg.  The animals at Dog Tales Rescue get the 5-star treatment (as they should!) while they wait to be adopted into their forever homes.  The rescue provides a space for neglected and abused dogs to heal with resources including kilometers of walking trails, therapy pools, a grooming spa, and medical care if needed.  Dog Tales does not put dogs down, those who are not adopted immediately remain with the sanctuary permanently.  Since 2014 more than 2000 dogs have passed through the sanctuary.

Rather than kennels the dogs at Dog Tale have rooms that they share or occupy alone and the sanctuary really jazzes up the spaces making them as luxurious as possible.  The volunteers at the sanctuary also actively use social media to campaign for potential adoptees by doing photoshoots to entice families to take the chance to adopt animals. Soon strays from the Turks and Caicos will be in that number.  You can see Dog Tales’ most recent photoshoot here.

Dog Tales even had a TV show back in 2018 that lasted for 2 seasons!

The TCIG says they will provide “logistical and regulatory support” for the program but Dog Tales will be funding the recovery and everything else on their own. You can donate to Dog Tales here

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Moderna & Pfizer approved for toddlers in US

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By Dana Malcolm

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#USA, June 25, 2022 – Toddlers can now be vaccinated with either Moderna or Pfizer in the United States following the US Food and Drug Administration’s Advisory Committee vote to authorize the jabs for the youngest humans.

Some 2.5 million vaccines were ordered for these youngsters from Pfizer and 1.3 million are on order from Moderna.

The authorization committee voted unanimously on both vaccines and it comes as a relief to millions of parents who opted to keep their children away from family gatherings, even school

The lowest age a US resident can now get vaccinated is 6 months, Pfizer says their shot is ready for children six months to four years old and Moderna goes one year higher at 6 months to 5 years.  Both Pfizer and Moderna say the toddlers will need boosters in the future.

As of June 2, there have been 442 children between the ages of 0-4 years old who have died as a result of Covid-19 in the United States.

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TCI Agriculture launches Plant Clinic

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By Dana Malcolm

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#TurksandCaicos, June 25, 2022 – These days anything can be online, even a plant clinic! The Turks and Caicos Islands Department of Agriculture wants to help budding and experienced farmers with any plant issues they may have and their new Online Plant Clinic is their solution to help as many Islanders as possible.

Launched on Thursday, June 16 the clinic will operate through Facebook. Individuals with sick plants or pest issues will be required to take a photo of the issue and upload that photo to the department of Agriculture’s Facebook page.

Answers to issues will be given once a month, on every third Thursday, via a public video so all Islanders can have access. The launch was attended by Chief Plant Protection Officer-CPPO Roneta Huntley Thomas, Director of Agriculture Wilhelmina Kissoonsingh, Minister of Agriculture Josephine Connolly, and Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture Mrs. Cheryl Ann Jones.

Connolly urged residents to “grow your own food and grow TCI.”

Attendees of the launch were allowed to participate in games trying to identify different diseases for a chance at prizes. Residents can now immediately start sending in their photos on the Facebook page.

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