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Archives for April 3, 2020

Cayman: Residents at isolation facility are tested

Grand Cayman (GIS) – People who have been staying at the government provided isolation facilities will be tested for COVID-19 disease prior to returning home.  Thanking the students for their willingness to protect the community by self-isolating, Government officials say the test is a final means to reassure the young people, their families and the community […]

SEAT starts the production of emergency ventilators at its Martorell facilities

The device has been authorized by the Spanish Agency of Medicines and Healthcare Products for clinic investigation OxyGEN is the result of the great effort made by Protofy.xyz, SEAT, Germans Trias y Pujol Investigation Institute and Hospital, Hospital Clinic, other companies and the administration Martorell, 03 April 2020. SEAT starts the production of emergency ventilators at […]

Joint press briefing WHO/IMF with MD Georgieva

IMF Managing Director warns of false trade-off: “Saving lives and protecting livelihoods go hand in hand” On Friday, April 3, Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of the IMF, urged the world to come together to protect the most vulnerable from the unprecedented health and economic crisis. In a joint press conference with the WHO Director-General Tedros […]

Cayman: Summary of Regulations Approved Friday, 3 April 2020

Summary of the Regulations announced by the Attorney General at today’s (3) press conference. THE PUBLIC HEALTH (PREVENTION, CONTROL AND SUPPRESSION OF COVID-19) AMENDMENT REGULATIONS, 2020 Amendments to the Public Health (Prevention, Control and Suppression of COVID-19) Regulations, and new regulations to ensure compliance with the Shelter in Place requirements were approved by Cabinet today, […]

Caribbean authorities lead the way to cross-sectoral, sustainable development of the Blue Economy

BELIZE CITY, 3 APRIL 2020 (CRFM)—The vital need to enhance economic growth and sustainable development in the Caribbean by investing in the blue economy was the focus of a 2-day regional workshop held in Belize City, on 5-6 March 2020. The workshop was organized by the Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism (CRFM) in collaboration with the […]

Centerplate, the Las Vegas Convention Center’s exclusive food and beverage partner, donates food to local charity

LAS VEGAS – Centerplate, the Las Vegas Convention Center’s exclusive food and beverage partner, has donated approximately 9,240 pounds of prepared but unused food to the Las Vegas Rescue Mission in the wake of canceled or rescheduled shows stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic.  Centerplate donated 500 boxed lunches, 400 sandwiches, 400 salads and 100 food platters […]

Cayman: CBC Extensions & Visa Counter remains closed until further notice

Customs & Border Control (CBC) is advising the public that the Extensions & Visa office on Elgin Avenue remains closed until further notice.  If persons however are no longer working for their employers, or their work permit has been cancelled, we strongly encourage persons to take the necessary steps to leave the island once an […]

Cayman: Man arrested for George Town Burglary

From RCIPS Fri April 3 Shortly after 7:40PM on Tuesday, 31 March, officers were dispatched by the 9-1-1 Communications Centre to a burglary report at an address on South Church Street, George Town. A man unlawfully entered the residence, and was observed by the occupant who confronted him. A struggle ensued, and the man then […]

St. K-N: PM Harris will be the Special Guest this Sat. from 11:00am on WINNFM’s Inside the News, which will be simulcast LIVE on major media outlets

April 3rd, 2020 Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris will be the Special Guest on WINN (98.9) FM’s Inside the News (listen live at www.winnfm.com) tomorrow, Saturday, April 4th, 2020, from 11:00am.  The Prime Minister’s Inside the News appearance will be simulcast LIVE on ZIZ TV (Channel 5 or https://zizonline.com/tv/channel-5/), ZIZ Radio (95.9, 96.1, 96.3, 96.9 FM or https://zizonline.com/radio/live/), Freedom (106.5) FM, […]

The essential items you should pack when taking a trip to Singapore

A total of 18.5 million tourists visit Singapore every year, and the number is still on the rise. Why wouldn’t they? Singapore is an awesome country, with a wealth of things to do. There’s something to appeal to everyone, no matter what appeals to them when on vacation: Islands with beautiful beaches Bustling metropolitan cities […]