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Archives for October 22, 2020

Cayman: COVID-19 Testing Update 22 October 2020 – TWO NEW positives

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 137 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Wednesday, 21 October 2020. Two were positive (asymptomatic) who are travellers and will remain in isolation until they have recovered.

Dr. Stuart Weiss: COVID-19 Update Wednesday 21-October-2020

From Dr. Stuart Weiss Dr. Stuart Weiss, FACEP, FAAP, CBCP October 21, 2020 Prolonged viral shedding, Definition of Close Contact Changed today Prolonged Viral Shedding A client of mine asked me to comment on an employee that keeps testing positive. Should they be allowed to work. I thought it might be a good time to […]

Hyundai CRADLE to host Mobility Innovators Forum 2020 to turn human−centered mobility into reality

The fifth Mobility Innovators Forum (MIF) will be hosted virtually on October 29-30 MIF 2020 brings thought leaders together from around the world to discuss the potential of human-centered mobility under the theme of ‘From Vision to Reality’ Anyone interested in joining the MIF 2020 can sign up via the website Hyundai Motor Group (the […]

Education for Everyone

LIFE launches Education for Everyone, a collaborative initiative providing local students with laptops and internet access to continue studies effectively. In one of the largest collaborations of its kind in Cayman, local not-for-profit organisation, Literacy Is For Everyone (LIFE), teamed up with The Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture & Lands (Ministry of Education), the […]

The Belize National Designated Authority (NDA) to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) launches two projects during its 3-day virtual structured dialogue for update of Belize’s Country Programme for Engagement with GCF

Belmopan, October 21st, 2020 – Belize, through the Ministry of Economic Development and Petroleum, the National Designated Authority to the Green Climate Fund, has received support through grant funding from the Green Climate Fund to boost the capacities of the country to access international finance for investments in climate change projects. As such, the National […]

Plot thickens over origins of Pope’s civil union endorsement

From Newsmax Question swirled Thursday about the origins of Pope Francis’ bombshell comments endorsing same-sex civil unions, with all evidence suggesting he made them in a 2019 interview that was never broadcast in its entirety. The Vatican refused to comment on whether it cut the remarks from its own broadcast or pressured the Mexican broadcaster […]

Cayman: Update: Man arrested in relation to George Town robbery

From RCIPS Update (22 October): A man, age 30 of West Bay, has been arrested on suspicion of robbery and possession of an imitation firearm, in relation to the robbery incident which occurred on Tuesday, 20 October, on Eastern Avenue (see below initial release). He remains in custody as investigations continue. Initial Release (20 October): […]

Are bingo players getting younger? The arrival of a new generation

Bingo is one of the UK’s most established and best-loved pastimes, but it’s fair to say that it’s always attracted an older audience. From bingo halls in towns and cities across the country, to seaside promenades, the main people with dabbers in hand has certainly been those aged 60+. However, that is beginning to change […]

Cayman: Ogier welcomes Tristanna Ebanks to Articled Clerk programme

Ogier has welcomed Tristanna Ebanks to its Articled Clerk programme. Before joining Ogier, Tristanna previously worked with a large international firm on island as a Vice President. There she specialised in liquidation services to a wide range of companies and limited partnerships including hedge funds, private equity funds and structured finance vehicles in the Cayman […]

Bronco, Filson to support forest firefighters, National Forest Foundation; Reveal Bronco + Filson Wildland Fire Rig concept

Ford’s Bronco® brand and Filson, the rugged outdoor outfitter, join forces to celebrate wildland firefighters and support the National Forest Foundation, unveiling the Bronco + Filson Wildland Fire Rig concept and limited-edition outdoor gear to help fund reforestation and forest preservation Bronco + Filson Wildland Fire Rig concept combines firefighting equipment with rugged materials crafted by […]