October 19, 2020

Archives for August 2020

“The most sustainable big city in Germany”

At the start of 2020, Osnabrück was awarded the title of most sustainable city in Germany. One of the reasons for this was the advanced mobility and logistics solutions offered by this city of 165,000 residents, which mean it can serve as a model for other cities. Three innovative examples from Osnabrück. If you’ve ever […]

Cayman: Police service vehicle involved in a collision

From RCIPS Just after 11:15AM today, 31 August, the Firearm Response Unit was travelling along West bay Road in the vicinity of Marsh Road, West Bay, when they received an emergency call to attend a report at an establishment located at Governor’s Square. During the course of their response, a collision occurred between to the service […]

Cayman: Police appeal for witnesses in fatal stabbing investigation

From RCIPS Police can now confirm the identity of the victim in the fatal stabbing which occurred at the Strand on Canal Point Road, on Saturday morning, 29 August. He is Recordo Lionel Pars, age 27 of George Town. The RCIPS expresses condolences to the family of the victim. Detectives are aware that several people […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Testing Update 31 August 2020 – NO new positives

The Medical Officer of Health, Dr Samuel Williams-Rodriguez, reports 274 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Friday, 28 August. All were negative. The total number of people in isolation, either at a government facility or in their homes as required by the Medical Officer of Health, is currently 262. 

WHO Director−General’s opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID−19 − 31 August 2020

Good morning, good afternoon and good evening. Eight months into the pandemic, we understand that people are tired and yearn to get on with their lives. We understand that countries want to get their societies and economies going again. That’s what WHO wants too. Stay-at-home orders and other restrictions are something that some countries felt […]

SEAT increases the Ibiza’s appeal with a sportier 1.5 litre TSI engine with 7-speed DSG

SEAT meets demand for a sportier version of its popular SEAT Ibiza with the start of production of the new 1.5 TSI 150PS with 7-speed DSG The latest combination of engine and transmission not only improve performance but also add a new dimension to comfort too SEAT Ibiza encapsulates the brand’s younger, more active demographic […]

ST. K-N: On ‘Tomorrow’s Leadership Matters’, PM Harris will be joined by The Hon. Jonel Powell, Minister of Education, Youth, Sports & Culture

August 31st, 2020 The St. Kitts-Nevis Government’s widely watched Leadership Matters virtual forum series will air tomorrow, Tuesday, September 1st, 2020, with Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris headlining its 18th installment on ZIZ TV (Channel 5 or https://zizonline.com/tv/channel-5/) from 8:00pm to 10:00pm. Joining the Prime Minister on the panel and answering audience questions will be Minister of […]

Official Opening of the Cayman Islands Centre for Business Development

The official opening of the Cayman Islands Centre for Business Development, an entity under the Ministry of Commerce, Planning and Infrastructure, will take place on Tuesday, September 1, 2020, 3:00 p.m, at Baytown Plaza, West Bay Road, Grand Cayman. Present will be Hon. Joey Hew, Minister of Commerce, Planning and Infrastructure, Representatives of Cayman Islands […]

Kingdom of Morocco Scholarships open to OECS Nationals!

Apply Now! Monday, August 31, 2020 — The Kingdom of Morocco, through the Moroccan Agency for International Cooperation (AMCI), has announced the 2020/21 Morocco Scholarship Programme Call for Applications. Students from the six (6) independent OECS Member States are invited to apply! Twenty (20) scholarships will be awarded to each participating OECS Member State.  Applications close on September […]

CNCF and CUC bring award winning play to Radio Cayman

31 August 2020 – The Harquail Theatre will be coming live and direct into Cayman residents’ homes and cars this September and October when the Cayman National Cultural Foundation (CNCF) performs the award-winning play ‘De Honeymoon Over’ on Radio Cayman.  Written by Barbadian and former Cayman resident Donna Tull-Cox, and directed by Henry Muttoo, the […]