August 7, 2020

Archives for March 2020

Cayman: Ministry engages virtually with Financial Services industry

As part of its business continuity plans during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Ministry of Financial Services held a virtual meeting with heads and delegates of financial services industry associations in the Cayman Islands on Tuesday, 31 March. The Ministry facilitated a panel discussion with representatives from the Department for Financial Services Policy and Legislation, […]

Cayman: COVID 19 Update for Tuesday, 31 March 2020 – new community transmissions

With two further positive results received today, community transmission of the COVID-19 infections was confirmed at the press conference. The British Airways flight will be bringing in vital equipment and returning Caymanians and persons with right to reside either Monday or Tuesday next week. Those returning on the flight will be placed in mandatory isolation for 14 […]

Cayman: 2 new Coronavirus cases confirmed – no travel link

At today’s (Tue 31) daily coronavirus press briefing update Chief Medical Officer Dr John Lee said two of the latest batch of 13 test sample results for COVID-19 are positive. Unfortunately, these were from patients with no travel history to countries. with confirmed coronavirus cases or direct connection to someone who has. The patients are […]

Car accidents: A list to help you stay safe on the road

Having a car accident is definitely not a pleasant experience. At first, it might seem like something that will happen just because of bad luck. But in reality, it can simply happen because of the way he behaves on the road. The best way to avoid an accident while driving is to follow a series of good habits, […]

Automobili Lamborghini starts production of surgical masks and medical shields for use in Coronavirus pandemic

Sant’Agata Bolognese, 31 March 2020 – Automobili Lamborghini is converting departments of its super sports car production plant in Sant’Agata Bolognese in order to produce surgical masks and protective plexiglass shields. The masks will be donated to the Sant’Orsola-Malpighi Hospital in Bologna to be used in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. Work on this solidarity […]

Can gargling KO the coronavirus?

By Lynn Allison From Newsmax The Amish believe that gargling with hot salt water creates a hostile environment for germs, according to Dr. Patrick Quillin Ph.D., author of “Amish Folk Medicine”. In the maelstrom of research on how to stop the deadly coronavirus, the topic of gargling is generating interest, according to The New York Times. […]

Cayman: Government continues to provide for those in need

CAYMAN ISLANDS (GIS) – In addition to nearly CI$3 million already approved by Cabinet to assist the most vulnerable, elderly and disabled Caymanians, Government continues to provide for residents negatively affected by COVID-19. Emergency supplementary funding, recently approved by Cabinet, will provide temporary food assistance to non-Caymanians who qualify and are unable to leave the Cayman Islands […]

Cayman: Teenager missing, RCIPS requests public assistance in locating him – UPDATE – FOUND

From RCIPS April 3 2020 Jared Johnson, age 15 of Bodden Town, who was reported missing on Monday, 30 March, has been located and appears to be in good health. The RCIPS thanks the public for their assistance in locating him. March 31 2020 On Monday, 30 March, police received a report that Jared Johnson, age […]

ST.K-N: Full Text – The new Emergency Powers COVID-19 Regulations, 2020 – 24 Hour Curfew

As you know, Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris announced to the nation last night (Monday, March 30th, 2020) that there will be a 24-hour curfew – a total lockdown – in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis from 7:00pm (tonight) Tuesday, March 31st up until 6:00am Friday, April 3rd in the first instance. “It means that the […]

Cayman: Single-Vehicle Fatal Collision on Rex Crighton Blvd – UPDATE

From RCIPS March 31 2020 Police can now confirm the identity of the deceased in the fatal collision which took place on Friday 27 March, on Rex Crighton Blvd, involving a red Toyota Prado. He is Trevin Sherwayne Garfield Roberts, age 41, a Guyanese national living in Cayman.  The RCIPS offers condolences to the family […]