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Archives for January 16, 2020

Cayman: CMEA AGM 2020 went on despite island wide power outage

Despite the island-wide power outage, The Cayman Music & Entertainment Association (CMEA) held its Annual General Meeting at George Town’s Town Hall on Sunday, 12 Jan.   In attendance were CMEA founders, Icon awardees, distinguished and lifetime members, and a diverse showing of general members. Everyone was excited to hear reports, participate in the vote and […]

UK electric vehicle unicorn Arrival receives €100M investment from Hyundai and Kia

Hyundai and Kia invest €100M, making Arrival one of the UK’s largest unicorns Arrival, Hyundai and Kia will jointly develop vehicles using Arrival platforms and key technologies Arrival’s Generation 2 Electric Vehicles are a new category of electric vehicles that surpass traditional vehicles in cost, design and efficiency Generation 2 vehicles are designed to be assembled […]

Top of the room

By Paul McGovern From PS Audio One of the most ignored part of the room is right above our heads. The ceiling—often flat, sometimes arched, broken up with timbers, slanted, domed, and everything in between. We position our speakers in the room more to keep the wall dimensions and layout happiest but rarely do we […]

Professional development in the OECS gets an upgrade!

By Tracey Warner-Arnold Branding & Marking Consultant for the OECS/USAID Early Learners Programme (ELP) From OECS/USAID Early Learners Program (ELP) Thursday, January 16, 2020 — There is a new movement in the region with professional development (PD) for educators surrounding a newly released and widely endorsed model of PD with associated products. The Education Development Management Unit (EDMU) […]

Hyundai and Kia make strategic investment in arrival to co-develop electric commercial vehicles

Agreement accelerates Hyundai and Kia’s clean-mobility transformation €100 million investment enables co-development of eco-friendly vans and other products for logistics, on-demand ride-hailing, and shuttle service companies Partnership takes advantage of Arrival’s scalable ‘skateboard’ platform technology to underpin future Purpose Built Vehicles (PBV) from Hyundai and Kia Arrival has developed in-house software, materials, components and other […]

Pharma companies serving well and efficiently

As the pharmaceutical business has had its continuous growth since the first development and research centers existence, the defeat of competitive diseases and health problems with suitable drug-related solutions or services has been more possible and efficient than ever. But with all the effective medicinal solutions that are mainly served by some of the major […]

Bertram Leon recognised in Queen’s New Year’s Day Honours 2020 for services to the Saint Lucian Community in the UK and abroad

Article Courtesy St. Lucia News Online From OECS Bertram Omar Leon has been honoured in the Queen’s New Year’s Day Honours 2020 for services to the Saint Lucian community in the UK and abroad. Bertram is a former President of the Saint Lucian International Overseas Association with members in the USA, UK, Canada, St. Croix, […]

Taking my city everywhere it goes

The residents of Ateca, Arona and Tarragona have a special connection with the SEAT models named after them In the first five days alone, the dealership in Tarragona sold seven SEAT Tarraco units Four out of every ten models sold by SEAT in Tenerife are Aronas Martorell, 16/01/2019. Taking your home town or the town where […]

Green Deal, Middle East tensions, rethinking the EU

At its latest plenary session, the European Parliament approved a resolution on the Green Deal. EPP Group MEP Esther de Lange says the deal aimed at reaching carbon neutrality by 2050 should include industrial and trade policies to ensure a just transition to greener jobs. EPP Group MEP Siegfried Mureșan called for more funding for […]

Audi and Cromodora: cooperation for a sustainable and cost-effective wheel plant

 Special long-term strategic cooperation of up to ten years  Construction of a new wheel factory in Eastern Europe  Focus on carbon-reduced production with optimized costs Ingolstadt, January 16, 2020 – Working together in new ways: Audi and the wheel maker Cromodora have made an agreement for an especially long-term cooperative undertaking that […]