November 29, 2020

Archives for November 6, 2020

Cayman: CAL monitoring Tropical Depression Eta

Change fees waived for Sister Islands travel With a Tropical Storm Warning issued for the Cayman Islands, Cayman Airways Limited (CAL) is continuing to monitor the progression of Tropical Depression Eta as it relates to any potential impacts on flight operations. Flights are expected to operate as scheduled at this time, with the exception of […]

Cayman: Burglaries – George Town & Bodden Town

From RCIPS Burglary in George Town Shortly before 7:30AM yesterday, 5 November, officers responded to a report of multiple burglaries at a shopping plaza on North Sound Road, near the Butterfield Roundabout. Four businesses at the location had been broken into overnight and cash stolen from registers.  The matter is currently under investigation and anyone with […]

Cayman: National Hazard Management Council Prepared for Eta

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Senior public and private sector representatives met Friday morning, 06 November 2020, to ensure the Islands’ preparedness ahead of the expected arrival of near tropical storm force winds on Grand Cayman on Saturday. Uniformed and essential services representatives outlined their readiness to the Chair of the National Hazard Management Council, Deputy Governor, […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Testing Update 6 November 2020 – FIVE NEW positives

Date: Friday, 6 November 2020 Issued by: Ministry of Health COVID-19 Testing Update 6 November 2020 The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 261 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Thursday, 5 November 2020. Five were positive. The individuals are asymptomatic travellers who returned a positive test […]

Cayman: Airport Airfield Upgrades Project Continues to Make Improvements in Airfield Safety

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (6 November 2020) The Cayman Islands Airports Authority (CIAA), which operates the Owen Roberts International Airport (ORIA) and the Charles Kirkconnell International Airport (CKIA), continues to make major improvements to service, operations and safety standards at ORIA with the ongoing Airfield Upgrades Project works. “Consisting of six sub-projects, The Airfield Upgrades Project […]

6th Pan African Re/Insurance Journalism Awards Entries are Open

Entries to be received between October 1st and December 31st 2020  Lagos, October 1, 2020: Business journalists from across Africa are invited to submit, within the next three months, entries for the 6th edition of the Pan African Re/Insurance Journalism Awards. The Awards are sponsored by a leading Pan African reinsurance firm, Continental Reinsurance Plc and […]

Planting Seeds for Change

Though the climate crisis affects us all, its effects are unequally distributed. Are we really listening to those most affected? We join creative climate change communicator and worm.art.ecology curator Angela Chan, whose work spans climate justice, decolonial studies and science fiction, and urban ecologist Brooke Singer alongside curator Lucia Pietroiusti and artists Olafur Eliasson and […]

Never too late to fight back against pandemic

By Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization One million people have now been lost to COVID-19 and many more are suffering because of the pandemic. This milestone is a difficult moment for the world but there are glimmers of hope that encourage us now and in the near future. Just nine months […]

Ayro INC. and Karma Automotive’ s Innovation and Customization Center announce Strategic Partnership

Project targets more than 20,000 vehicles to be produced through 2023 valued at more than $300 million AUSTIN, TEXAS – SEPTEMBER 29, 2020 – AYRO, Inc. (NASDAQ: AYRO), an engineer and manufacturer of light-duty, urban and short-haul electric vehicles (EVs), and Karma Automotive’ s Innovation and Customization Center (KICC), today announced the formation of a strategic manufacturing, […]

CUPRA kicks off production of the new Formentor

The first car uniquely developed and designed for CUPRA It will be available with a wide range of up to seven engines, including plug-in hybrid versions It will represent more than 10% additional production volume for the Martorell plant Griffiths: “we aim to exceed our initial goal of doubling CUPRA’s sales volume with the launch […]