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Archives for November 28, 2020

UWI pursues Global Online Campus

Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. Friday, November 27, 2020. — The next phase of the implementation of The UWI’s Triple A Strategy (Strategic Plan 2017-2022) focuses on the development of a new Global Online Campus, leveraging the high reputation of the regional university. This new Global Online Campus will build capacity and generate revenue as a core […]

Cayman: Migrants unable to be located

On Monday, 23rd November the Customs and Border Control Service (CBC) was made aware by the Department of Public Safety Communications (DPSC) that the electronic monitoring devices that monitored 14 migrants living in rental properties, all lost connection, and as a result CBC has been unable to verify their whereabouts. CBC is currently working with the […]

The UWI, CDB and EU partners launch landmark

State of the Caribbean Climate Report Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. Friday, November 27, 2020— A report which provides critical analysis and discussion on Caribbean climate, variability and trends and projections was released by The University of the West Indies (The UWI) on Monday, November 23, 2020. The Report was produced with grant funding from the ACP-EU-CDB […]

Cayman: Vehicle collision involving a pedestrian in Lower Valley -UPDATE: Pedestrian Succumbed to Injuries in Lower Valley Collision, 28 November

From RCIPS UPDATE: Pedestrian Succumbed to Injuries in Lower Valley Collision Sat 28 Nov 2020 Yesterday, Friday 27 November, at approximately 7:15PM, officers were informed that the pedestrian involved in the collision that took place on Thursday 26 November, succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead by the attending doctor at the hospital.  The […]

Children of Quarantine

What does a year of isolation and anxiety do to a developing brain? By Lisa Miller From The Cut Starting on April 6, a bearded and earnest neuroscientist at the University of Oregon named Philip Fisher began to send a digital questionnaire — at first weekly, and then, beginning in August, biweekly — to a […]

Antigua says US to de-escalate Island’s CDC rating next week

From Caribbean National Weekly The Antigua and Barbuda government Friday said that the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) had decided to reduce the island’s high-risk categorisation regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. St. John’s had earlier this week expressed its “shock” after the CDC had named the island among several Caribbean countries, […]

Dr. Stuart Weiss: COVID-19 Update Fri 27-November-2020

By Dr. Stuart Weiss, Intelligent Crowd Solutions  Dr. Stuart Weiss, FACEP, FAAP, CBCP November 27, 2020CoViD-19 News and Information you can trust. Welcome new members from the Rapid Test Center.Happy Thanksgiving, keep it safe! Sign Up For Our Newsletter YouTube Channel The Doctor Stu YouTube channel is up and running with many videos answering your […]

28 Nov Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 2 Dist.

Sat 28 Nov 2020 TROPICAL REPORT ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook Atlantic – Caribbean Sea – Gulf of Mexico Tropical Weather Outlook (en Español*) 700 AM EDT Sat Nov 28 2020 Eastern North Pacific (East of 140°W) Tropical Weather Outlook (en Español*) 400 AM EDT Sat Nov 28 2020 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Moderate northeasterly winds and seas will continue across the Cayman area […]