December 3, 2021

Archives for September 22, 2020

Uría Menéndez and Garrigues advising on Caixa-Bankia merger

By Emilio Demetriou-Jones From GBRR Board members of CaixaBank have approved its €3.8 billion purchase of domestic counterpart Bankia – in a deal it says will make its non-performing loan ratio the lowest in Spain. The boards’ approval of the tie-up was announced in a press release on 18 September. Uría Menéndez is advising CaixaBank on the […]

Stunning all−new 2021 Kia Sorento sets a new SUV benchmark

More Capability, More Safety Tech, with an Unparalleled Combination of Power and Efficiency More off-road capability: New X-Line trim features 1.0-in. higher ground clearance, improved approach/departure angles, more advanced AWD with snow-mode and a more robust roof rack than outgoing Sorento More performance capabilities: New 2.5-Turbo option with 281horsepower and 311-lb-ft of torque mated to a segment-exclusive 8-speed wet-clutch DCT for more responsive around-town or mountain-pass […]

‘You And Me Both With Hillary Clinton’ to debut on iHeartPodcast Network September 29th

HILLARY CLINTON’s previously-announced podcast for the iHEARTPODCAST NETWORK (NET NEWS 2/28) now has a title and starting date with the announcement that “YOU AND ME BOTH WITH HILLARY CLINTON” will debut on SEPTEMBER 29th. The 24-episode podcast will feature interviews with the former Secretary of State and presidential candidate and guests including SARAH COOPER, GLORIA […]

Top U.S. Credit Union regulator calls financial inclusion the “Civil Rights Issue of Our Time”

NCUA Chair Rodney Hood tells WOCCU webinar audience that credit unions are uniquely positioned to meet the challenge MADISON, Wis.—The head of the independent financial regulatory agency that oversees the United States’ system of federally insured credit unions said leaders of the sector from across the globe are uniquely positioned to promote and encourage greater […]

Reebok and Illumination present “Minions: The Rise Of Gru” Footwear Collection detailing a Young Gru’s dream of becoming the World’s Greatest Supervillain, available October 1

(BOSTON) September 22, 2020– Today, in partnership with Illumination and global cultural phenomenon, Minions, as well as Universal Brand Development, Reebok officially unveils their Minions: The Rise of Gru collection celebrating the blockbuster franchise’s upcoming theatrical release slated for July 2, 2021 (official trailer HERE). Available globally from and select retailers beginning October 1, the exclusive full-family footwear collection unfolds […]

Influencer Announcement: HTS 2020 w/ US Embassy

We’re Back We are pleased to announce the 4th Annual Edition of Haiti Tech Summit (Digital Edition) where will bring 4,000 Digital Delegates together to not only initiate collaborations for Haiti but reposition Haiti on the global stage. This mega summit is on October 8-9, 2020.  RSVP Now Haiti Tech Summit 2020 Join us for […]

Draw delivers Preliminary Round and Round of 16 Matchups for 2020 Scotiabank Concacaf League

The path to the final and the 2021 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions league is set for the 22 participating clubs.Opening matches to be played on October 20; competition concludes with second leg of the Final on January 28, 2021.  Miami, FL (Monday, September 21, 2020) – Concacaf today conducted the official draw for Preliminary Round and […]

PAHO reports more than 60,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in pregnant women, with 458 deaths

Pregnant women are at increased risk of presenting with severe forms of COVID-19, according to recently published results and studies. PAHO asks countries to ensure prenatal care services  Washington, September 22, 2020 (PAHO) — Since the first cases of COVID-19 in the Americas, 60,458 confirmed cases of COVID-19 were reported among pregnant women, including 458 deaths, […]

Leadership Cayman Health Care Seminar addresses pandemic response and impact

Leadership Cayman 2020 held its second in-person seminar since the Covid-19 lockdown at Health City Cayman Islands, on Wednesday, September 16, focused on human services and health care. The seminar commenced with a presentation by Shomari Scott, Chief Business Officer at Health City on the services offered by the facility. This was complemented by a […]

Cayman: LA New Session Starts 14 October 2020

The 2020/2021 Session of the Legislative Assembly will commence on Wednesday, 14 October 2020 at 10 am with the first sitting of the first meeting.