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In 75 years The UWI’s reputation has never been higher

Vice-Chancellor Reports to University Council The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica W.I. Saturday, April 29, 2023— Annually, the business meeting of The University of the West Indies’ highest governing body, the University Council, provides an opportunity for reflection and planning forward. This opportunity was amplified at the meeting of the University Council on Wednesday April 26, […]

The UWI’s sleeves rolled up for service says Sir Hilary Beckles

he UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica W.I. Wednesday, April 28, 2023 — The University of the West Indies (The UWI) has proven to be resilient and relevant over its 75 years of service to the Caribbean, Professor Sir Hilary Beckles, Vice-Chancellor of The UWI has said. He was addressing the 26th Annual Awards Gala of the […]

Memorial Day Weekend in Las Vegas Promises Spectacular Entertainment, Nightlife, Sports and More

LVCVA LAS VEGAS – The Sports and Entertainment Capital of the World kicks off the summer season with a stellar lineup of entertainment throughout Memorial Day Weekend. From shows by headlining acts to high-energy pool parties and thrilling sports action, the destination ushers in the season with Only Vegas style. Splash and Dance All Weekend Poolside […]

FOI Request : Governor’s Office and Langston Sibblies – reference number 102836 – response

From Peter Polack Good morning Mr Polack With sincere apologies for this late reply, I write to respond to your application for information under the Freedom of Information Act received on 17th April. I’m sorry it wasn’t acknowledged at the time or receipt. I have undertaken research in order to respond to your request as follows: Question 1: Was the Governor’s […]

Caribbean Heritage Athlete For 48th Annual Colgate Women’s Games Finals

Colgate Women’s Games runner, Caribbean heritage Kushanna Medas-King is completing her race at Queens College.  (Photo by Elliot Mangual/Colgate-Palmolive) By Eva Dilmanian and Jared McCallister CARIBPR WIRE, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. May 2, 2023: A Caribbean heritage athlete has solidified her place for the finals of the 48th Annual Colgate Women’s Games, set for Sunday, May 7th […]

Taste of Cayman presented by Visit Cayman Islands

Taste of Cayman presented by Visit Cayman Islands Brought to you by: Cayman Islands Tourism Association Event details WHEN – May 13, 2023 | 5 pm – 11:45 pm WHERE – The Festival Green at Camana Bay, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands About Taste of Cayman Taste of Cayman Food & Drink Festival is an annual initiative of […]

Cayman: Public consultation period open for Draft Climate Change Policy 2023 – 2040

Representatives of the Climate Change Policy Technical Working Group, including Premier and Minister for Sustainability & Climate Resiliency Hon. Wayne Panton, and staff members from the Ministry of Sustainability & Climate Resiliency, Cayman Islands National Weather Service, Department of Environment and Hazard Management Cayman Islands. The Ministry of Sustainability & Climate Resiliency is pleased to […]

Cayman: New vehicle importation restrictions introduced

Cabinet on 25 April 2023, approved the Customs and Border Control (Prohibited Goods) (Amendment) Order, 2023 which will see new import restrictions on some categories of vehicles older than seven years.  Model – Year Import Allowed 2023 Yes 2022 Yes 2021 Yes 2020 Yes 2019 Yes 2018 Yes 2017 Yes 2016 Yes 2015+* No Table […]

Cayman: Governor Owen visits Sister Islands for the first time

Her Excellency the Governor Jane Owen has returned to Grand Cayman after a busy day in the Sister Islands on Saturday, 29 April. Accompanied by Hon. Premier Wayne Panton, Hon. Deputy Premier Juliana O’Connor-Connolly, Acting Chief Officer of the Ministry of District Administration and Lands Wilbur Welcome and Aide-de-Camp Inspector Ian Yearwood, Her Excellency began […]

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Chief Technology Officer Programme Digital transformation is a crucial issue for organisations of all sizes. Global spending on digitalisation is set to hit almost two trillion dollars in 2022 , with the pandemic continuing to focus attention on the need to introduce more technology into the workplace. Programme Details STARTS ON 30 June 2023 DURATION […]