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Archives for November 27, 2020

An essential guide to understanding the effectiveness of fat burners

Fat burners or fat reducing pills are standard these days. They help ineffectively melting body fat. However, keep in mind that they do not work like magic. They are supplements that are formulated with ingredientsthat can boost your metabolism to help you burn fat. It is essential to know what fat burners may or may […]

Professor Sir Hilary Beckles says: “No retreat at UWI”

The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica.  Friday, November 27, 2020. — In spite of the COVID-19 pandemic, The University of the West Indies (The UWI) has continued to thrive and advance new strategies for its future. Professor Sir Hilary Beckles, Vice-Chancellor of the regional university, credits this success to its staff who are not just “fine […]

Inhibition factors of creative thinking

Cultivating your work ethic, hard skills, and emotional intelligence will get you far in business and personal life alike. However, without the ability to observe a problem from different angles and come up with creative solutions, the way you approach obstacles will often be predictable and not innovative enough. There’s no professional in any industry […]

Cayman: New COVID-19 Regulations Update Penalties

Cabinet has approved the publication today (Friday, 27 November 2020) of three updated regulations aimed at facilitating the prevention of COVID-19, that increase the penalty for offences to reflect recently passed legislation. The newly published regulations include: Control of COVID-19 (No. 3) Regulations, 2020; Prevention, Control and Suppression of COVID-19 (Partial Lifting of Restrictions) (No. 6) […]

COVID-19 Testing Update 27 November 2020 – FIVE NEW positives

The Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Samuel Williams-Rodriguez, reports that 357 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Thursday, 26 November 2020. Five were positive. Four are asymptomatic while one is showing symptoms. They are all travellers who have returned a positive test result following routine screening. They will remain […]

Cayman: Civil Service launches Christmas Giving Tree initiative

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The adage says “it is better to give than to receive,” and the Cayman Islands Government will do its part to spread goodwill this festive season, by supporting the Family Resource Centre (FRC), Needs Assessment Unit (NAU) and Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) with their respective gift-giving drives.             Launching […]

Online outreach event promotes AML Compliance in Cayman Islands

Anti-Money Laundering Steering Group (AMLSG) hosts continued webinars to enhance understanding among compliance personnel of risk and red flags associated with predicate offences for money laundering.   GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Efforts to ensure the Cayman Islands meets and exceeds international anti-money laundering (AML) standards were further boosted this month, with online outreach led by the […]

Cayman: DVDL CALL CENTRE FOR TEST APPOINTMENTS

The Department of Vehicle and Drivers’ Licensing (DVDL) wishes to notify the public that it has opened a call centre to facilitate the booking of appointments for written and driving tests. Applicants can contact the Centre at 945-8344 and select option 1 to make appointments over the telephone instead of visiting DVDL’s office locations. DVDL requests that applicants have […]

An agile UWI seeks sustainable funding strategies

Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. Friday, November 27, 2020. — Though the scope of the COVID-19 global pandemic might have been difficult to foresee at its onset, The University of the West Indies (The UWI), as an agile and responsive organisation guided by the tenets of its Triple A Strategy, has been both strategic and resourceful in […]

Caribbean Airlines: JUST IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS!

Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. November 27, 2020 – Caribbean Airlines is re-introducing flights between Montego Bay and Kingston to North America for the Christmas and New Year holiday season. Starting December 16, customers can fly twice weekly on Wednesday and Sunday between Kingston and Toronto. From December 19, there will be flights three times weekly […]