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Archives for May 12, 2020

Cayman: COVID-19 Testing Update TUE 12 MAY – 1 add Positive

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr John Lee, reports a further 377 COVID-19 tests which have been completed over the last 24 hours.  Of these 377, one person tested positive for COVID-19 and is a known contact of a previously reported positive case; this person is already isolated.

Puzzles for May 9-13

Puzzles for Sep 11 Number search/Sudoku/Word search/Crossword TODAY’S CROSSWORD PUZZLE #4 YESTERDAY’s CROSSWORD PUZZLE #3 SOLUTION

Jamaica: Support for gradual resumption of economic activities

By Douglas McIntosh From JIS Several business leaders are underscoring the importance of the Government’s measured approach to facilitating a gradual resumption of economic activities that have been curtailed since March, due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. They argue that this is imperative to achieve a balance between the phased full reopening of the economy […]

Jamaica: TPDCo makes preparation for a new tourism

By Shanna K. Salmon From JIS Story Highlights The team has increased from 11 product quality officers to about 70 personnel “who are going to be required to go out and assess every single entity before [it] can be certified to reopen,” Dr. Spencer said. All segments of the sector are being targeted, including accommodation, […]

LAW360 Coronavirus Special Report Afternoon Briefing Tue May 12 2020

From Media & Entertainment Law360 TOP NEWS Remote Courtrooms Here To Stay As Judges Tackle Backlogs Federal and state court judges say they are likely to rely heavily on remote courtrooms, including virtual trials, as the prospect of fully reopening the justice system to its former capacity remains a distant goal for many, and case […]

Did you watch “A Day in the Life of a Nurse”?

From University of Miami Health Systems More than 160 years ago, Florence Nightingale, pioneer of modern medicine, stepped out on to the battlefield to care for the wounded and dying. Today, our nurses are stepping out onto the battlefield of a global pandemic, once again devoted to the health and safety of their patients. They […]

Findings of OutRight’s research on the impact of COVID-19 on LGBTIQ people presented in upcoming webinars

On May 7, 2020, OutRight Action International released a pioneering report,“Vulnerability Amplified: The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on LGBTIQ people”, documenting effects of the pandemic on LGBTIQ people. The report overwhelmingly shows that the challenges faced by LGBTIQ people as a result of the virus and surrounding containment measures are specific and amplified compared […]

How to ship a car overseas – a complete car shipping guide

If you are planning an international move, you may already feel overwhelmed by the number of things you need to do, so you could get your affairs in order. As shipping your current car overseas is much cheaper than buying a new vehicle once you get there, this is likely to also be one of […]

Cayman: Steps and strategies to improve your health

From Donna Mitchell Lifestyles Never before has it been as important to keep healthy than in today’s world. Educating yourself on the steps you can easily take to build and strengthen your own unique immune system is an excellent place to start!  Join me for The Role of Immunity – Part Two, The Ultimate Guide to […]

COVID-19 Global Health Emergency Response – Asia-Pacific Region Situation Report (May 9th, 2020)

From World Vision Key Concerns • We urge the world to stand together with the most vulnerable children to fight COVID-19, especially refugees and the internally displaced. • Devastating aftershocks of the crisis are putting millions of children’s lives at risk. We urgently need to address both the direct health impacts of the virus and […]