July 26, 2021

Archives for May 2020

Are migrant workers being protected during coronavirus?

From Freedom United Today [May 1] is International Workers’ Day, marked around the world to remember workers’ struggles for hard-won rights and to call for the protection of decent working conditions and demand justice against labor exploitation. The impact of COVID-19 on the world’s workforce cannot be underestimated as those most vulnerable to exploitation are hit hardest, particularly […]

Long-term drought still of concern to several Caribbean countries

From Jamaica Observer BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — The Barbados-based Caribbean Climate Outlook Forum (CariCOF) says long-term drought is of immediate concern in several Caribbean countries and is evolving in Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Barbados, Belize, Suriname, Trinidad, and the Windward Islands, except Grenada. In its latest edition of the Caribbean Climate Outlook Newsletter, CariCOF said that as […]

Cayman: Dart prepares for extended period without overseas visitors

As COVID-19 continues to devastate the global travel industry, it has become clear there will be an extended period of time before we can expect visitors to start returning to the Cayman Islands. The Government has indicated that Cayman’s borders will remain closed for several months and that tourism is unlikely to pick up much […]

Getting dressed for working from home good for mental health

By Lynn Allison From Newsmax Experts say it’s important to swap those sweats and pajamas for casual wear, even if you work from home. Psychotherapist Dr. Kathryn Smerling says getting dressed every day as if you are going to the office helps your mental health and productivity. “Any kind of structure is important in this […]

1 May Weather in Cayman

1 May Fri 2020 SYNOPSIS Light winds and slight seas are expected across the Cayman area in association with a weak pressure gradient across the Northwest Caribbean. Humidity:92% (UP from yesterday)UV: 14.0 EXTREME (UP from yesterday)Temperature: Today’s expected temperatures – 75°F to 90°F. Yesterday: H 89.3°F L 75.2°F Winds: Today: Light & variable Tonight: NE 5-10 […]