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Archives for November 10, 2020

China is working to expand its ties to Latin America

By Vijay Prashad and John Ross / Globetrotter In mid-January 2020, 800 people gathered at Mexico’s Ministry of Economy to celebrate “China Day” with a seminar on Chinese-Mexican relations. Mexico’s Minister of Economy Graciela Márquez Colín, who has a PhD in economic history from Harvard University, said, “China and Mexico have to walk together, to build a […]

Gazprom International Children’s Social Programme Football for Friendship ready to set new Guinness World Record

the football online event with the most participants in the world. The final events will take place on November 27 – December 9. To support the season, the Organizing Committee of Football for Friendship has launched a new weekly YouTube show “Stadium Is where I Am”. In the show, the best freestylers and football players […]

Dr. Stuart Weiss: COVID-19 Update Monday 9-November-2020

By Dr. Stuart Weisss Rapid Test Center of New YorkDr. Stuart Weiss, FACEP, FAAP, CBCP Nov 09, 2020 CoViD-19 News and Information you can trust. Welcome new members from the Rapid Test Center. Topics: New Pfizer Vaccine news, Biden Advisory Board, CoViD spread Pfizer Vaccine News Today we got some VERY preliminary good news from […]

Head of the OECS Permanent Delegation to the United Nations in Geneva presents Credentials

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 — Head of the OECS Permanent Delegation to the United Nations in Geneva today presented credentials to the Director General of the United Nations Office at Geneva, H.E Tatiana Valovoya. In an effort to raise its level of engagement in Geneva, the OECS Commission through its Permanent Delegation has moved to strengthen […]

OECS Unique Digital ID: Enabler of e-Governance and Digital Economy at the National and Regional level

Invitation to participate in the Webinar on Wednesday, 18 November! In an effort to enhance awareness on the OECS Unique ID, the OECS Commission in collaboration with Norway Registers Development will jointly host a Webinar on Wednesday, 18 November 2020 to continue consultations towards the development of the unique digital identification document. The Small Island Developing States […]

Invitation to India ITME B2B Event – A Business Booster for upcoming New Year 2021

Greetings and good wishes from India ITME Society. They are pleased to invite our readers to India ITME Virtual B2B event from 3rd – 5th December 2020. Meet 300 exhibitors from 18 Countries for Machinery, Spare parts, Components & Accessories to discuss best pricing for textile technology sourcing. 30 minutes speed meetings to clinch best deals for […]

Credit card fraud increased by 35%: how to shop safely during the holidays

The pandemic caused a spike in credit card use and fraud November 10, 2020. According to research, 55% of Americans are concerned about touching banknotes and coins for fear that they might transmit the virus. This, as well as the rise of contactless payments and the increase in online shopping, has led to a spike in credit card […]

Cayman: Man charged with Arson in relation to Business Centre fire

From RCIPS Nov 10 2020 A man, age 35 of George Town, has been formally charged with Arson, in relation to the fire which occurred at the RCIPS Business Centre at Windjammer Plaza on Monday, 26 October. He has also been charged with Arson in relation to another incident which occurred on 13 August, where […]

Countries are falling short in implementing mental health services during COVID-19 pandemic

New survey says care for mental health issues inadequately funded in 27 countries of the Americas, while one in five health workers is experiencing symptoms of depression Washington, D.C. November 5, 2020 (PAHO)– A new survey conducted by PAHO and WHO shows that countries are falling short in implementing mental health services at a time when […]

Indigenous and Afro-descendant voices must be front and center of COVID-19 response in the Americas, says PAHO

The first of two regional meetings on the impact of COVID-19 on these populations called for culturally sensitive health guidelines, risk communications in indigenous languages, and more disaggregated data Washington D.C., October 30, 2020 (PAHO) – If no one is to be left behind during the COVID-19 pandemic, efforts must be stepped up to ensure a […]