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Archives for May 7, 2020

Update on COVID-19 for Thursday, 7 May 2020 – 2 positives

Seventy four negative and two positive test results reported. 24-hour hard curfew for Sundays lifted from Cayman Brac immediately and changes to soft curfew are gazetted tonight. Fishing and boating, with a maximum of two persons in one boat, are allowed outside of the 8pm-5am curfew period on Cayman Brac. Restrictions by last name are […]

BBC World Events Summary: Trump valet falls ill but president tests negative – May 7 2020

Summary The US president says he will be tested daily for coronavirus after one of his valets fell ill Millions across the UK join the weekly applause for the health service and other key workers Bank of England says the UK economy will shrink 14% this year, its deepest recession on record UK government data […]

Chamber to host three webinars on the Resilience Cayman initiative, Landlord and Tenant Issues and Cyber Security

The Chamber of Commerce continues to intensify efforts to offer critical support to local businesses and individuals through its series of free webinars, under the theme, Supporting Businesses in a Time of Crisis.  The Chamber will be hosting three webinars next week on Monday May 11, Wednesday May 13 and Friday May 15, dealing with Resilience […]

Cayman: Police investigate West Bay incidents

From RCIPS May 7 2020 At about 7:40PM yesterday, 6 May, the RCIPS received a report that shots had been fired in the vicinity of Foremast Close, West Bay. Officers responded and made checks in the area but nothing to substantiate the report was discovered. Subsequently police received another report that shots had been heard […]

SEAT goes from the street to the rooftop with Stay Homas

SEAT connects with its community around the world with the first live concert by Stay Homas on Twitter, thanks to the partnership with the platform The concert will be streamed exclusively via SEAT’s official Twitter account, starting tomorrow at 7 pm Klaus, Guillem and Rai are the members of Stay Homas, the Barcelona band that […]

New report documents amplified impact of COVID-19 on LGBTIQ people

OutRight Action International has released a pioneering report, “Vulnerability Amplified: The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on LGBTIQ people”, documenting effects of the pandemic on LGBTIQ people. While the COVID-19 pandemic leaves no country and no individual unaffected, drawing on almost 60 rapid research interviews conducted with LGBTIQ people in all regions of the world, the […]

BASF launches e-commerce portal with Agilis for its OPPANOL product family

U.S. customers can place orders, track status and make secure payments online E-commerce distribution portal designed to gain efficiency and transparency FLORHAM PARK, NJ, April 28, 2020 – BASF has introduced a digital sales platform for its OPPANOL® polyisobutene product family. The company designed and built the new e-commerce portal in collaboration with Agilis Chemicals, a […]

Cayman Drama Society: Online concert this Saturday (9)!

THE SHOW MUST GO OPPOSITE – an online fundraiser this Saturday! This is an online concert to fundraise for CDS while our shows are unable to be live.We asked performers to film a song from a musical theatre show that they would not get cast in usually, and the results are fabulous! There are some familiar faces, some […]

Cayman: West Bay man charged with nine (9) offenses, 7 May

From RCIPS A 27-year-old man of West Bay was formally charged by the police yesterday in relation to 2 separate incidents. The man was charged with Indecent Exposure, Possession of an Offensive Weapon, Consumption of Ganja and Breach of Curfew in relation to an incident that took place on 4 April in the vicinity of […]

Appeal for donations as Resilience Cayman tops six thousand requests for support

An appeal for donations has been launched by Resilience Cayman, after the newly-formed initiative received over 6,120 requests for support in its first month of operation, 5,511 of which were for food assistance for unemployed workers. Resilience Cayman, which is a community initiative supported by the Chamber of Commerce and open to all residents, was formed […]