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Archives for June 11, 2020

BASF’s Smart Scientist: On the hunt for the next big thing

Smart Scientists – Josh Speros He is a polymer scientist who turned in his lab coat for business attire: As a science scout, Josh Speros is on the hunt for the next big innovation for BASF on the West Coast. Within BASF’s California Research Alliance, he drivescollaborative research projects for advanced materials and systems byconnecting BASF experts and university scientists. Josh holds a bachelor’s degree in […]

Caribbean Airlines facilitates repatriation flights for TT UWI students -UPDATED

UPDATE: END OF UPDATE Piarco, Trinidad & Tobago, June 11 2020: Caribbean Airlines in partnership with the Government of Trinidad & Tobago and the University of the West Indies; will facilitate repatriation flights for Trinidad & Tobago nationals studying at UWI Mona and Cave Hill campuses. Through the UWI’s Campus Registrar and International Students’ Office, […]

Cayman: Two-vehicle collision on Crewe Road

From RCIPS Shortly after 1:30PM today, officers responded to a report of a two-vehicle collision on Crewe Road, west of the Grand Harbour roundabout. A Toyota SUV had been travelling in the westbound lane when it crossed the median and travelled into the oncoming lane, colliding with a Hyundai SUV travelling eastbound. Emergency Services attended […]

Coronavirus: Law360 Thu June 11 Briefing

From Media & Entertainment Law360 Thursday, June 11, 2020 TOP NEWS How 3 Firms Are Confronting The Obstacles Of Reopening As law firms begin the process of reopening their offices to attorneys and staff after closures precipitated by the coronavirus pandemic, members of firm management are grappling with thorny issues surrounding how they can do […]

Cayman: LIFE offers targeted reading for students in lockdown

Studying for Cayman’s school children might be far from normal right now, but they can at least curl up with a good book and practice their reading skills thanks to more than a thousand books that have been donated to children during lockdown through the Literacy is For Everyone (LIFE) programme. Since lockdown, 1,434 books […]

HM the Queen’s 1994 visit to the Cayman Islands Rebroadcast on CIG TV YouTube June 12-16

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Queen’s Official Birthday celebrations this year will be marked by a rebroadcast of the 1994 Royal Visit to the Cayman Islands by Her Majesty and the Duke of Edinburgh. Due to the need to maintain physical distancing, the traditional celebrations have been cancelled, in line with decisions taken in the UK […]

OPINION: Vincentian voting standards in Guyana

By Nathan ‘Jolly’ Green. June 11, 2020. I could not believe what I was reading when I went to the Facebook page of The Caribbean Guyana Institute for Democracy [CGID]. I was amazed that the Peoples National Congress Party [PNC] had been able to look inside the ballot boxes which the ULP fought tooth and […]

Cayman: Bourdain portrait released to celebrate Bourdain Day 2020

Limited edition charity print goes on sale TORONTO, ON (June 11, 2020) – To commemorate Bourdain Day on June 25th, Cayman Islands-based artist, Shane Aquârt, also known as ‘Dready’, will release a limited edition charity print of a portrait he was commissioned to create in 2018 of the world renowned chef and author, Anthony Bourdain. All sales […]

Blue Diamond Resorts reopening Five Resorts next month

CaribPR Wire, TALLAHASSEE, Fla., June 11, 2020:– Blue Diamond Resorts announces its plans to reopen five of its luxury resorts after a three-month temporary closure. On July 15, 2020, Royalton Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa, Hideaway at Royalton Riviera Cancun, Royalton Negril Resort & Spa, Hideaway at Royalton Negril and Grand Lido Negril will resume […]

Cayman: RCIPS & DOA provide advice to the public after assisting with removal of bees in George Town,

From RCIPS Jun 11 2020 Yesterday, 10 June, RCIPS Community Police Officers and officers from the Department of Agriculture visited an area on Shedden Road in response to reports from members of the public who had encounters with bees swarming in the area.  The officers surveyed the area and have contacted a local bee keeper […]