July 26, 2021

Archives for November 2020

How to generate more conversions in eCommerce

As far as marketing intelligence is concerned, the conversion rate of an eCommerce website is rated as the most sought after secret in marketing. To get a reasonable conversion rate, businesses have to optimize their landing page and website in different ways to save costs and ensure that the business is more profitable. It would […]

Standard International Group advises on $193M in Financing for St. Maarten’s Princess Juliana International Airport Terminal Reconstruction

Leading NYC-based boutique financial advisory brings three decades of experience providing innovative solutions for the Caribbean’s most pressing infrastructure challenges CaribPR Wire, New York, NY , Mon. November 30, 2020: Standard International Group, a leading New York City-based boutique financial advisory firm with a focus on revitalizing critical infrastructure projects across the U.S. Municipal, Caribbean, and […]

IMF / Euro Area 2020 Article IV Consultation

The IMF announced that the COVID-19 pandemic is leading to severe socio-economic dislocations and hardship despite an unprecedented policy response in the Euro Area on Monday Nov. 30. The announcement came as part of the IMF’s Euro Area Staff Concluding Statement of the 2020 Article IV Mission. “We see now a beginning of a recovery, […]

CAYMAN: UPDATE – Men charged in relation to Drug Importation

30 November 2020 Update (30 November): The three men who were taken into custody on Tuesday, 24 November, on suspicion of drug importation (see below), have been formally charged. The men, all Jamaican nationals ages 41, 48 and 52, were charged with Illegal Landing and Importation of Ganja, in relation to the approximately 988lbs of […]

Cayman Islands Constitutional Amendment Order 2020 Gazetted

This is to confirm that the Cayman Islands Constitutional Amendment Order 2020 was Gazetted today [Nov 30 2020] in: Extraordinary Gazette No. 99 http://gazettes.gov.ky/portal/pls/portal/docs/1/13026598.PDF Legislative Gazette 86 Supplement 1. http://gazettes.gov.ky/portal/pls/portal/docs/1/13026600.PDF

Cayman: COVID-19 Testing Update 30 November 2020 – EIGHT NEW POSITIVES

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 503 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Friday, 27 November 2020. Eight were positive. The individuals are travellers who returned positive test results following routine screening. Six are asymptomatic and the remaining two are symptomatic. They will remain in isolation […]

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

From RCIPS FURTHER UPDATE RCIPS Confirms the Identity of Pedestrian Involved in Collision on Shamrock Road, Mon 30 Nov 2020 The RCIPS can now confirm the identity of the pedestrian in the fatal collision which took place on Thursday, 26 November, on Shamrock Road in Bodden Town in the vicinity of Woodland Drive. He is […]

How to make the most of your travelling money

There’s no doubt that the coronavirus has taken a huge socio-economic toll across the globe, with industries such as international aviation and the travel and leisure market particularly adversely affected. However, there are signs that this trend may be reversed in the near-term, with Chile set to reopen its borders in December and the Southeast […]

Cayman: PAC Hearing on 1st December – CTCEC’s Annual Reports – Agenda

The Legislative Assembly is  distributing the attached agenda ahead of the upcoming Public Accounts Committee Hearing on the 1st December 2020. A G E N D A Meeting with Witnesses Tuesday, 1st December 2020 9:00 am Meeting Call to Order: [Witnesses Called 9:00 am – 12:30 pm] Annual Reports of Cayman Turtle Conservation and Education Centre […]

WHO Director-General’s opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 30 November 2020

Last week saw the first decline in newly-reported cases globally since September. This is no time for complacency, especially with the holiday season approaching in many cultures and countries. The COVID-19 pandemic will change the way we celebrate, but it doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate. The changes you make will depend on where you live. […]