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Archives for April 2, 2018

Will Smith shares awkward date, tries to kiss Sophia the Robot

By Tyler McCarthy From Fox News Will Smith may have just celebrated his 20th anniversary with Jada Pinkett Smith, but that didn’t stop him from going on a romantic wine date with Sofia the Robot in the Cayman Islands. In what appears to be a sketch for the 49-year-old star’s YouTube channel, Smith pours a […]

ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar under fire over Rs 3,250 crore loan to Videocon Group

By Meetu Jain and Balkrishna From Business Today Once lauded for her role in shaping the retail banking sector in the country and establishing ICICI Bank during the 1990s, Chanda Kochhar seems to be caught in a swirl of nepotism and conflict of interest charges in the Rs 3,250 Videocon Group loan controversy even as […]

Pope calls for Peace in Easter Message: ‘Hope and Dignity’

From Newsmax On Christianity’s most joyful day, Pope Francis in his Easter Sunday message called for peace in a world marked by war and conflict, “beginning with the beloved and long-suffering land of Syria,” and extending to the entire Middle East, the Korean peninsula and parts of Africa affected by “hunger, endemic conflicts and terrorism.” […]

APEX delivers digital training program to St Vincent Public Prosecutor’s Office

OECS Media Release Friday, March 30, 2018 — DPP, Prosecutors trained to use Curia Case Management System by APEX for investigative reporting and collaboration. Technology plays a critical role in helping to address challenges such as high case backlogs, lengthy file searches faced by our justice sector. It has a major role to play in […]

St Kitts and Nevis Government first to get unique Internet identifier

OECS Media Release Thursday, March 29, 2018 — BASSETERRE – The government of the Federation of St Kitts and Nevis has become the first in the Caribbean to have its own unique Internet identifier for its computer networks. The development allows the government to take better control over the design and management of Government’s networks […]

Cayman Islands Governor meets business leaders

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Today (29 March) the His Excellency the Governor Mr. Anwar Choudhury met with business leaders, including representatives from Cayman Finance and the Chamber of Commerce. Both organisations gave a presentation which outlined their respective missions and priorities. The Governor was also briefed on the state of the financial services industry in […]

Isle of Man: A real danger we will end up in blacklist

From IOMToday The island faces a very real danger of being blacklisted by Brussels, the Chief Minister admitted. Giving evidence to the economic policy review committee, Howard Quayle said his team were working hard to address a ’number of emerging threats on the external front’. He said: ’We face the very real danger of the […]

Future FinTech announces GlobalKey SharedMall Limited based on Blockchain technology and executive hires

PR NEWSWIRE ASIA Mar 30, 2018 XI’AN, China, March 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Future FinTech Group Inc. (NASDAQ: FTFT) (“Future FinTech”, “FTFT” or “the Company”), a financial technology company, today announced that on March 2, 2018, the Company established GlobalKey SharedMall Limited in the Cayman Islands for the purpose of operating its global shared business […]

Transgenic mosquitoes – Fact or Fiction?

Wilke, A. B., Beier, J. C., & Benelli, G. (2018). Transgenic Mosquitoes–Fact or Fiction?. Trends in parasitology. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1471492218300254 Highlights Prospects for preventing (re)emerging mosquito-borne diseases expose the lack of tools available to effectively control mosquito populations and prevent the spread of vector-borne diseases. Despite the large number of potential new tools for mosquito control, it […]

Puzzles for Apr 3 2018 Number search/Sudoku/Word search/Crossword

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