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Archives for May 10, 2020

CANARI’s message of solidarity and key directions for recovery and resilience

Message of solidarity and key directions for recovery and resilience The emergence of Covid-19 has underscored the interconnectivity and mutually affective relationship between people and nature, and the importance of collaboration across society to address critical issues that affect so many aspects of our sustainable development. It is a keen reminder of the importance of the Caribbean Natural […]

US: WH concern deepens as 11 members of Secret Service test positive

The White House is on high alert after learning that multiple Secret Service members have tested positive for coronavirus, according to Department of Homeland Security documents reviewed by Yahoo News. Secret Service members have been seen walking around the White House grounds not wearing face masks. The president and vice president have also chosen not […]

St. Vincent and the Grenadines launches “Love Box” initiative

Article Courtesy News784 Sunday, May 10, 2020 — St. Vincent and the Grenadines continues to be a leader in the hemisphere in its fight to reduce hunger. The island nation was notably the first OECS Member State to establish a Parliamentary Front against Hunger and Undernourishment. In 2015, Dr. the Hon. Ralph Gonsalves, Prime Minister of St. Vincent […]

Norwegian Cruise Lines needs new investment to prevent bankruptcy filing

By Rowland A. Parks From Amandala Belize BELIZE CITY, Tues. May 5, 2020– The COVID-19 pandemic has devastated the global economy, leaving hundreds of millions unemployed. In Belize, the tourism industry, a key economic engine driving the country’s economy, has been shattered, displacing an estimated 20-odd thousand workers. More grim news for Belize’s tourism industry […]

Cayman: April 2020 funerals

Larry Vernon Woodley McLean   12 Sep 1948 – 2 Apr 2020    Pease Bay David Archibold Gooding                                   14 May 1948 – 7 Apr 2020 Ethel Eldeen (Tatum) Scott                 5 Oct […]

Cayman: HSA requires Facemasks across organisation

To protect staff and patients, effective Monday, 11th May, ALL persons entering the Health Services Authority will be required to wear facemasks (this includes Faith Hospital and District Health Centres). “Most persons in recent weeks entering the HSA have worn facemasks, however we are taking this step to mandate the wearing of masks as an […]

Multi-instrumentalist Andrex Montenegro launches his new CD “MUSAS”. The best songs in these days of extreme musical decadence

BIOGRAPHY AND PANORAMIC Andrex Montenegro showed strong musical inclinations from an early age. His father is a violin teacher. He started as a violin student with his father, but his growing interest in music made him take courses on different musical instruments. He attended primary and secondary and his growing curiosity about the enigma of […]

Cayman: Statement by Medical Officer of Health, Dr Samuel Williams/3 new positives from local supermarket

From Cayman Islands Ministry of Health/Public Health Department The Cayman Islands Government decided to undertake testing of public and private sector frontline staff as the best possible means of determining the spread of COVID-19 in our community, and containing the disease wherever it is found through rapid isolation measures, risk assessment and contact tracing.  As […]

10 May Weather in Cayman

e 10 May Sun 2020 SYNOPSIS Today: A mix of clouds and sun early followed by cloudy skies this afternoon. Tonight: Overcast. Humidity: 75% (DOWN from yesterday)UV: 13.1 EXTREME (UP from yesterday)Temperature: Today’s expected temperatures – 80°F to 89°F. Yesterday: H 90.3°F L 77.8°F Winds: Today: SE 10-25 mph Tonight: SE 10-15 mphBarometer: 1013.30 mb SteadyRain: […]

Cayman iNews Briefs: Small Fire at Landfill FURTHER UPDATE – Extinguished/Collision involving cyclist

Small fire at Landfill/FURTHER UPDATE FURTHER UPDATE (Sun May 10) The Cayman Islands Fire Service (CIFS) maintained a watching brief overnight at the George Town landfill site following a small fire discovered on Friday, 8 May. Crews from CIFS and the Department of Environmental Health (DEH) made good progress yesterday (Saturday, 9 May) excavating and […]