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Archives for March 4, 2020

Cayman: Anton Bodden Drive, Bodden Town will be Closed during Morning Commute Hours

From RCIPS As a result of traffic congestion and other safety concerns raised by members of the public, police will be closing Anton Bodden Drive between 5:30AM and 7:30AM, Mondays to Fridays starting tomorrow morning Thursday 5 March. The RCIPS thanks the public for their continued cooperation and apologize for any inconvenience that this may […]

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The Editor speaks: Excuse me Ministry but we do report the facts

It was extraordinary for me (as a member of the media) to receive a Press Release from The Ministry of District Administration, Tourism and Transport which states it “…wishes to assure the public that there is no truth to reports circulating in the media that Carnival Cruise lines have dropped the Cayman Islands from its […]

Coronavirus: Italy to close all schools as deaths rise

From BBC Italy has confirmed that it will shut all schools from Thursday for 10 days as it battles to contain the coronavirus outbreak. And all professional sport, including Serie A football matches, will be played behind closed doors for a month. A total of 107 people have now been killed by the coronavirus in Italy, […]

Super Tue: Biden comeback

US: Super Tuesday – Biden seals comeback with string of victories From BBC Joe Biden has won nine of the 14 states that voted to pick a Democratic White House candidate on Super Tuesday, a remarkable rebound for his campaign. The former US vice-president overturned predictions to narrowly take the key state of Texas from […]

Taste of Cayman 2020 at the Festival Green, Camana Bay

WHEN: Saturday April 4 5:00 am – 11:45 pm WHERE: The Festival Green, Camana Bay Over the past 32 years Taste of Cayman has grown from humble beginnings to become Cayman’s largest culinary celebration. In its first year the festival centered around a group of restaurants from the Cayman Islands Restaurant Association meeting in a […]

Pan-American Life Insurance Group announces new MGU partnership with Resolute Underwriting Strategies

NEW ORLEANS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Pan-American Life Insurance Group (PALIG), a leading provider of insurance and financial services throughout the Americas, today announced a new Managing General Underwriter (MGU) partnership with Resolute Underwriting Strategies. The Philadelphia-based MGU will offer Pan-American Life medical stop loss products and a unique proprietary self-funded platform. “This new partnership reflects Pan-American Life’s continued […]

Spring breakers take flight: Domestic and international travel soars

Allianz Reveals Top 2020 Spring Break Destinations; Florida and Caribbean Make the Grade While International and Domestic Travel Rise Overall NEWS PROVIDED BY Allianz Global Assistance  Mar 03, 2020, 09:00 ET RICHMOND, Va., March 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The number of Americans packing their bags for stateside Spring Break trips increased 24% over the past year, with an […]

2 strains of coronavirus identified by Chinese scientists

By Jeffrey Rodack From Newsmax Scientific researchers from China have discovered that two different types of coronavirus likely are behind the worldwide outbreak. Scientists at Peking University’s School of Life Sciences and the Institut Pasteur of Shanghai published their preliminary study of the virus on Tuesday. It was detailed in a report by CNBC. The researchers noted the […]

How to maintain your nutrition and exercise while ill or sick

By Bea Potter When you’re feeling ill, it’s easy to slack when it comes to the food you’re eating and the amount of exercise you can do. Maybe you stop going to the gym or doing your home workouts, and perhaps you’ve lost your appetite, or start snacking and comfort eating. While not awful, it […]