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Archives for October 12, 2020

Cayman: COVID-19 Testing Update 12 October 2020 – NO new positives

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr John Lee, reports 131 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Sunday, 11 October. All were negative. This brings the total number of swabs taken and results reported over Friday, Saturday and Sunday to 1,097, all of which have been negative except for one asymptomatic traveller. Many of these represent tests done as part […]

WHO Director−General’s opening remarks and audio file for COVID−19 press briefing, 12 October, 2020

Around the world, we’re now seeing an increase in the number of reported cases of COVID-19, especially in Europe and the Americas.  There has been some discussion recently about the concept of reaching so-called “herd immunity” by letting the virus spread.    Never in the history of public health has herd immunity been used as a […]

Motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian in Cayman Brac, 12 October

From RCIPS Just after 8:15AM today, Monday, 12 October, police and other emergency services were dispatched by the 9-1-1 Communications Centre to a report of a motor vehicle collision involving a blue Toyota Fortuna and a female pedestrian in the area of Cemetery Road and West End Road in Cayman Brac. The pedestrian was attended […]

Who Influences Who

Who influences the technology that we increasingly rely on? What does input into technology mean for its output. Three groundbreaking artists, Rashaad Newsome @rashaadnewsome, Refik Andol @refikanadol and Maurice Benayoun @mbenayoun address societal CONTROL and its implications. We explore their works engaging and demystifying technologies including 3D printing, blockchain, immersive Neuroscaping and AI to create […]

Week−long coverage of the 2020 IMF Annual Meeting

The 2020 IMF Annual Meeting will be held virtually on October 12-18. All week we via thenewsmarket.com will be featuring news stories and content from this global event. Here’s the line-up:- Monday 12th – 0700 EDT/1300 CEST. ECB President, Christine Lagarde and IMF European Department Director, Alfred Kammer discuss the post-pandemic landscape. Tuesday 13th – 0830 EDT/1430 CEST […]

International Business Conference spotlights change and adaptation

BIBA President Derrick Cummins BARBADOS (October 11, 2020) – International trade, the outlook for global business development, and strengthening economic environments in a post-COVID-19 world will be among the topics of discussion at the upcoming inaugural Global Business Week 2020 (GBW 2020) Conference, from October 28-30, 2020. Hosted by BIBA, “The Association for Global Business”, the […]

Lamborghini claims victory and podium in Barcelona GT World Challenge Europe

Sant’Agata Bolognese/Barcelona, 11 October 2020 – Lamborghini recorded a second GT World Challenge Europe Sprint Cup race victory in the season finale at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, with Emil Frey Racing’s Albert Costa and Giacomo Altoè coming out on top in the first of three races at the Spanish venue. It brings to an end a […]

Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe: Oregon Team makes it two out two at Barcelona

Sant’Agata Bolognese/Barcelona, 11 October 2020 – Oregon Team’s Dorian Boccolacci and Kevin Gilardoni made it two wins in a row in the second race of the weekend at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, the third round of the 2020 Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe season. Having taken their maiden race win on Saturday, the Franco-Swiss pairing again profited […]

Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe: Oregon Team claims maiden victory in Barcelona Race 1

Sant’Agata Bolognese/Barcelona, 10 October 2020 – Dorian Boccolacci and Kevin Gilardoni claimed Oregon Team’s maiden Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe victory in the opening race at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, following a time penalty for on-the-road winners Dean Stoneman and Patrick Kujala (Bonaldi Motorsport #33). Cloudy skies and a pre-race rain shower meant that track conditions were […]

Artificial sweeteners

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio Coffee. I never drink it black. A practice some baristas frown upon. Like putting ketchup on a steak. “What, you don’t like the taste of coffee?” scolded a local coffee aficionado. Here’s the thing. I do like the taste of coffee but only when sweetened. How’s that related to stereo? Simple. […]