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Little Cayman offers hope for coral reefs

George Town, Cayman Islands; 6 June 2020 – Little Cayman has successfully been championed to become a Mission Blue (Sylvia Earle Alliance) “Hope Spot” by the Central Caribbean Marine Institute (CCMI) as part of their World Oceans Day celebrations. The Hope Spot initiative was launched in 2009, and it now includes some of the world’s […]

Webcam Chat: Why do they attract men worldwide?

Most men come back home after the long working day and feel lonely. With the help of the Internet, men can enjoy communication with beautiful ladies. Webcam business has made it possible to connect people worldwide, regardless of their location. It isn’t always possible to share all of the thoughts and desires with someone. Using […]

The most popular golf movies of all time

Golf is one of the most popular sports in the world, having many players and fans in English-speaking countries (United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand), in the Scandinavian ones (Sweden, Denmark, Finland), or in the German-speaking countries (Germany, Switzerland or Austria). There are dozens of millions of players worldwide, a lot of […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update for Friday, 5 June 2020 – 4 new positives

 Out of 694 test results today, four are positive. One positive is from a known contact and three, who were detected from screening, are asymptomatic ·         The Cayman Islands has now conducted 13,947 tests. ·         Cayman Islands’ positive rate for COVID-19 screening was between 1.3% and 1.5%, or 947 people are positive for the disease in the […]

OECS to launch new youth-centered programme

OECS YES I News Broadcast will provide students with an avenue for creative expression amidst COVID-19 Friday, June 5, 2020 — As an extension of the OECS Youth Empowerment Strategy (YES), and in response to the challenges for continuity of learning imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Commission will launch its new regional “OECS YES I News Broadcast” […]

CANARI releases “The Local Green-Blue Enterprise Radar: A tool for community enterprises” on World Environment Day

World Environment Day release of the Local Green-Blue Enterprise Radar toolkit for community enterprises by CANARI Port of Spain, June 5, 2020 – Unleashing the potential of local community enterprises in the Caribbean will help to ensure thatCOVID-19 economic recovery is fair, environmentally sustainable, low-carbon and resilient. This effort is supported by the release ofThe Local Green-Blue Enterprise […]

OECS Commission presents Virtual Concert of Hope through the power of music

Tune in on Saturday, June 13 from 7:30pm! Friday, June 5, 2020 — The OECS Commission through its Competitive Business Unit (CBU) plans to bring hope to Member States and build solidarity with frontline workers in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic using the power of the region’s music. A Free Virtual Concert featuring several top performers from across […]

WHO Director-General’s opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 and updated mask guidance – 5 June 2020

Good morning, good afternoon and good evening. First of all, I’d like to thank all donors who stepped up yesterday to fully fund GAVI for its next five-year cycle. This is a vital investment in saving millions of lives from vaccine-preventable diseases. WHO looks forward to working with GAVI to realise the power of vaccines […]

‘Our environment is at a crossroads’

By Jose Legarra Op-ed by Daniela Tramacere, European Union Ambassador to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean States, the OECS and CARICOM/CARIFORUM Friday, June 5, 2020 — Today marks 46 years of celebrations of World Environment Day. A global effort and a reminder to people everywhere in the world that their lives, as busy, urban or rural, committed […]

Cayman: MITIAMA guidance on exemption process for restaurants/bars

The Ministry of International Trade Investment Aviation and Maritime Affairs (MITIAMA), which grants curfew exemptions through its Curfew Time operation, has developed guidance for restaurant and bar owners seeking to open outdoor seating areas from Sunday, 7 June 2020. The one page document offers COVID-19 prevention guidance with regards to set up of the outdoor […]