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Archives for September 29, 2020

Cayman Islands Travel Process for October

Government Launches Quarantine at Residence Pilot Programme With the safety of the Cayman Islands community remaining a top priority, Government has combined several distinct layers of protection to safeguard residents and minimise the risks from COVID-19. George Town, Cayman Islands (29 September, 2020) Two weeks after the Cayman Islands Government began field testing its multi-layered […]

Infrastructure Opportunity: HVDC on Interstate Roadside

Modernized energy grid will accelerate electrified transportation September 29, 2020 — Ground-breaking research published in collaboration by The Ray and Innovia Technology, and NGI Consulting, document the vast efficiency, economic, societal and environmental benefits of installing modern, high voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission lines and localized micro-grids on interstate roadsides. Interstate roadsides (known as right-of-way (ROW)) […]

Crédit Agricole sells final Saudi Fransi stake, with Clifford Chance advising

By Douglas Thomson From GBRR Clifford Chance and its Saudi associate firm are advising France’s Crédit Agricole as it disposes of its final remaining stake in Banque Saudi Fransi. Crédit Agricole announced the transaction on 28 September, adding it had already obtained regulatory approval. It said two unnamed institutional investors related to the Saudi government […]

Cayman: Social Worker of the Year Award given at DCFS recognition event

CAYMAN ISLANDS (GIS) – The commitment and professionalism of government social work practitioners was formally acknowledged on Saturday, 26 September 2020.  Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) staff attended the DCFS Awards Recognition Dinner at Pedro St. James. The ceremony centred on the giving of long service, individual, team and manager certificates, culminating in the […]

2020 Scotiabank Concacaf League Schedule announced

Opening preliminary round matches to be played on October 20; competition concludes with second leg of the Final on January 26-28, 2021.    Preliminary Round and Round of 16 will be played as single game ties at the highest ranked club’s stadium.   Miami, FL (Tuesday, September 29, 2020) – Concacaf today announced the schedule […]

Cayman: CARE Quiz Night is on Wednesday, 7th October !

Come join in the fun and test the gray matter and help raise funds for a worthy cause.  Not able to make it on Wednesday, then please help us raise much needed funds by spreading the word about our quiz night. You can download the quiz poster by clicking on the following  link   and spread the word […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Testing Update 29 September 2020 – NO new positives

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr John Lee, reports 63 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Monday, 28 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 308.  

WHO’s work on the pandemic will be monitored by an independent working group

World-leading virologists – speakers of the International Conference COVID-19, will form a working group to evaluate the World Health Organization’s activities in preventing the spread of coronavirus. The International Conference COVID-19 is an online event that will take place on September 30, bringing together over 100 leading virologists from 67 countries. Scientists will be answering […]

Influencer HTS 2020 Agenda+ 3 projects launched in Haiti this year

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 Haiti Tech Has […]

Dr. Stuart Weiss: COVID-19 Update Monday 28-September-2020

By Dr. Stuart Weiss, Intelligent Crowd Solutions Dr. Stuart Weiss, FACEP, FAAP, CBCP September 28, 2020Today’s topics: So Where Are We? So Where Are We? Folks have been asking me where I think we are in relation to CoViD-19. Its been a fairly constant question from my clients and friends alike. So let’s take a […]