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Archives for October 17, 2020

IMF / Principality of Andorra becomes IMF’s 190th member

The Ambassador of Andorra, Elisenda Vives Balmaña, visited the IMF headquarters on Friday (October 16) to sign the IMF’s Articles of Agreement of the Principality of Andorra joining the International Monetary Fund as its 190th member at a ceremony in Washington D.C. During the ceremony the IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said “Congratulations to Andorra […]

WHO Director−General’s opening remarks and audio file for COVID−19 press briefing, 16 October, 2020

Interim results from the Solidarity Therapeutics Trial  now show that the other two drugs in the trial, remdesivir and interferon, have little or no effect in preventing death from COVID-19 or reducing time in hospital.   For the moment, the corticosteroid dexamethasone is still the only therapeutic shown to be effective against COVID-19, for patients […]

US: Open Letter to Speaker Nancy Pelosi / Mon Oct 19th Day of Action

By Dr. Ron Daniels From IBW21.org – Institute of the Black World 21st Century “Why We Can’t Wait” Open Letter to Speaker Nancy Pelosi Support Reparations and Pass HR-40 Now! Monday October 19th Day of Action Dear Madame Speaker, with a Democratic Majority in the House of Representatives and one of the most consequential elections […]

Veteran Hilton Manager named new CHTA President

MIAMI, Florida (October 16, 2020) – Puerto Rico’s Caribe Hilton general manager Pablo Jose Torres Sojo has been elected president of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA). A veteran of the hospitality industry, he takes over from Barbados hotelier Patricia Affonso-Dass who for the past two years presided over the association, which represents the private […]

Temporary Circumstances

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio Boy, talk about aptly named. Octave Record’s latest release, Temporary Circumstances, is more than half gone. We just launched it yesterday. This is one hell of a great recording and tasty as it can be musically. We had to commit to a fixed number of SACDs due to our Austrian […]

Dr. Stuart Weiss: COVID-19 Update Friday 16-October-2020

By Dr Stuart Weiss Dr. Stuart Weiss, FACEP, FAAP, CBCP October 16, 2020 Sign Up For Our Newsletter COVID-19 HEADLINES FOR TODAY Coronavirus update for October 16, 2020 World Wide Updates UK prime minister says situation in Manchester “worsens with each passing day”WHO Europe Director “very worried” about second wave but national lockdowns must be […]

George Town Backyard Cayman: Breakfast Changes Location

The strong likelihood of rain has forced the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) to move this Saturday’s (17 October 2020) Older Persons Month George Town Backyard Breakfast from Scranton Park to the Lions Centre. The start time of 9am remains the same.

MPE Caribbean Report – October 16

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Karma Automotive announces pricing for all−electric GSe−6

Karma’s first all-electric GSe-6 debuting in 2021 Suggested GSe-6 MSRP $79,900* Reservation site created for pre-orders  Irvine, Calif. (October 16, 2020) — Karma Automotive today announced the manufacturer’s suggested retail pricing (MSRP) for its first all-electric GSe-6 vehicle will begin at $79,900*. The GSe-6 will include a new powertrain configuration and come standard with connected car […]

17 Oct Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 2 Dist.

3 17 Oct Sat 2020 TROPICAL REPORT ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook Atlantic – Caribbean Sea – Gulf of Mexico Tropical Weather Outlook (en Español*) 800 AM EDT Sat Oct 17 2020 Eastern North Pacific (East of 140°W) Tropical Weather Outlook (en Español*) 800 AM EDT Sat Oct 17 2020 CLIMATE PREDICTION Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Isolated showers with moderate winds and seas are […]