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Archives for September 4, 2020

Colours welcomes assent

Colours Cayman Welcomes The Governor’s Assent To The Civil Partnership Law 2020 GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS, 4 September 2020:Colours Cayman welcomes the assent given by the Governor to the Civil Partnership Law and the consequential amendments being brought forward. As an organisation, we appreciate the opportunity provided by the Governor to submit comments on the Bill […]

Cayman: Premier’s statement on Civil Partnership Law 2020

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – As Premier, I am utterly humiliated that because of our failure to do our duty as a Legislature, the UK Government has been forced to legislate for us. Notwithstanding our firm faith in God and strong Christian heritage, Cayman is not a theocracy but a democracy, and no democracy can […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Testing Update 4 September 2020 – NO new positives

The Medical Officer of Health, Dr Samuel Williams-Rodriguez, reports 160 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Thursday, 3 September. 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 403.

Cayman Brac man arrested following drug search, 4 September

From RCIPS Sep 4 2020 On Tuesday afternoon, 1 September, officers in Cayman Brac had cause to conduct a search at an address off Bight Road, under the Misuse of Drugs Law. During the search, officers recovered several containers and packages of suspected ganja. A man, age 61 of Cayman Brac, was arrested on suspicion […]

Cayman: Governor’s statement on giving Assent to the Civil Partnership Law 2020 / Letter to L-of-O / Summary of changes

“In line with instructions from UK Ministers to use my reserved powers under s81 of the Constitution, I have today given Assent to the Civil Partnership Law and 11 consequential pieces of legislation. “The 21-day consultation period ended on 31 August. The Attorney General’s Office, Deputy Governor and I have carefully considered all comments received. […]

Ford-100 Million Masks

Ford Announces Goal to Donate 100 Million Masks; New Documentary Celebrates Workforce Response to COVID−19 Ford is targeting production of 100 million medical-grade masks through 2021,distributed through Ford Motor Company Fund for at-risk communities across the U.S. as country continues to reopen  Award-winning director Peter Berg debuts “On the Line,” a short documentaryabout Project Apollo – Ford’s special team of engineers and UAW members who created personal protective equipment for first responders andhealthcare workers fighting COVID-19 Accompanying the film’s debut today at 2 […]

Reebok Zig Kinetica Edge

Find Your Edge on and off the Trail with Energy Amplified Reebok has expanded its Zig Kinetica collection with the debut of the Zig Kinetica Edge. This reimagined version of Reebok’s Zig Kinetica takes the shoe’s signature street-style from the city to the mountains, paired with bold color and understated graphics. The first drop of […]

OPINION: Will he go or will he revolt?

By Nathan ‘Jolly’ Green. September 02, 2020. The upcoming elections in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, should they be a worry to all democratic countries in the Caribbean as well as the USA?  The question needs to be asked now and prepared for now, if Ralph Gonsalves loses the election, will he head a revolution […]

Small business cash challenges – How a 1000 dollar loan can help

Small Business Cash Challenges – How A 1000 Dollar Loan Can Help Life is not easy for small business owners because there are myriad challenges they have to face with day-to-day operations. From hiring the right resources to managing processes to maintaining product relevance, there is much that they have to manage within limited budgets. […]

Chamber of Commerce LEADERSHIP CAYMAN 2020 RESUMES

The Chamber of Commerce Leadership Cayman 2020 programme has resumed its seminars after it was put on pause for approximately six months, due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Its ‘Immigration and Workforce Development’ seminar, initially scheduled for mid-March, was held on Wednesday, September 2, at the Kimpton  Seafire Resort and Spa with 31 persons, including 23 […]