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Archives for April 3, 2020

Cayman: CCMI extends digital and live resources to provide engaging activities during Lock Down

The Central Caribbean Marine Institute (CCMI) has further developed it’s digital programming, including Reefs Go Live and the Reef Lecture series, so people at home (at any age) can tune in to learn more about local reefs and the research news from the CCMI team. During this time of global lock-down, the team at CCMI […]

Cayman: Atlantic Hurricane Season Prediction

from The Weather Service of the Cayman Islands As we start to look at the upcoming hurricane season it is critical to take a look back at the past season: The 2019 hurricane season produced 18 named storms, 6 hurricanes and 3 major hurricanes. The season will be remembered for the significant destruction and loss […]

Cayman: Beware of COVID-19 scams

The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (“CIMA”) cautions financial services providers and their clients of the increased risk of fraud as more companies work remotely and offer more non-face-to-face solutions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As fraudsters take advantage of this new environment, licensees and registrants should apply extra care to identify new threats and […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update for Friday, 3 April 2020 – 1 new case

One positive result and seven negative were announced from eight reports of tests received. ·        This one positive case resulted from community transfer as person lives in the same household as a person who previously received a positive result. ·        Thirty five students in isolation were tested today and the results are expected in the next 24-36 hours. […]

Cartoon of the week

By Tony Zuvela, Cartoonist “It’s my own little World which I can escape to everyday and create a fun, weird, berserk Cartoon to whatever subject I like. I enjoy doing all the work myself, and all the aspects of Cartooning, and seeing my work out there and the reactions it gets.” http://www.berserkalert.com.au/shop.htm Buy this Cartoon’s […]

3 Apr Weather in Cayman

3 Apr Fri 2020 SYNOPSIS Sunny to partly cloudy today and mainly clear tonight, although there could be a passing shower. Little or no winds. Humidity: 67% (Down from yesterday)UV: 12.4 EXTREME (UP from yesterday)Temperature: Today’s expected temperatures – 72°F to 89°F. Yesterday: H 88.4°F L 75.9°F Winds: Today: Light and variable Tonight: Light and variableBarometer: […]

Coronavirus: Visual guide

By The Visual and Data Journalism Team BBC News There are now more than 900,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus in 180 countries and at least 45,000 people have died. The United States now has more confirmed cases than any other single country, including China where the disease emerged in December 2019. Europe has also recorded […]