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Archives for February 6, 2021

The value of universal vaccination is so great that even the IMF is being forced to rethink its callousness to the global south

It could cost as much as $5 trillion if rich countries don’t help vaccinate the rest of the world. By Prabir Purkayastha / Globetrotter The world seems to have turned topsy-turvy when the undisputed voices of global capital start talking about the virtues of “cooperation” among nations and “universal distribution of vaccines” to deal with […]

Myanmar coup: Internet shutdown as crowds protest against military

From BBC Myanmar’s military rulers have shut down the country’s internet as thousands of people joined the largest rally yet against Monday’s coup. A near-total internet blackout is in effect with connectivity falling to 16% of ordinary levels, said the monitoring group NetBlocks Internet Observatory. In the main city, Yangon, crowds chanted “Military dictator, fail, […]

Dr. Stuart Weiss: COVID-19 Update Wednesday 3-Feb-2021

Dr. Stuart Weiss, FACEP, FAAP, CBCP February 3, 2021CoViD-19 News and Information you can trust. Welcome new members from the Rapid Test Center. To my readers: I apologize for just presenting headlines for the past two days. I have been under the weather with a non-CoViD illness (yes, there are still other things to catch […]

Dr. Stuart Weiss: COVID-19 Update Thursday 4-Feb-2021

By Dr. Stuart Weiss, Intelligent Crowd Solutions Dr. Stuart Weiss, FACEP, FAAP, CBCP February 3, 2021 CoViD-19 News and Information you can trust. Welcome new members from the Rapid Test Center. To my readers: I apologize for just presenting headlines for the past few days. I have been under the weather with a non-CoViD illness […]

What is Mindfulness in the workplace and why you need to introduce it to your employees

When it comes to owning a business, great employees are the first step on the road to success. They often have first contact with the client, and their job performance, or even corporate security, can have a significant impact. And when the environment in the workplace is not the best, you can’t expect your business […]

Cayman Islands Little League sets out to restore the dream

On Saturday, 30 January, the Cayman Islands Little League Association (CILLA), in partnership with the YMCA of the Cayman Islands launch its public fundraising campaign at the Field of Dreams.  The project, referred to as “One Team One Dream”, is estimated to cost $2.1 million; $1.6 million has already been raised in donations. The renovation […]

Regional bank honours star achievers Cayman

Grand Cayman, The Cayman Islands, February 5, 2021 – Despite severe restrictions on travel which prevented the usual gathering in Barbados, CIBC FirstCaribbean reached around the region recently to honour its brightest and best performers for 2020. Chief Executive Officer Colette Delaney told those gathered for the online Achievers Awards Ceremony that the impact of […]

Caribbean Airlines advises on updates for entry to Canada

Port -of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. February 05, 2021.  Caribbean Airlines advises all travellers between the Caribbean and Canada,  that the Canadian Authorities have updated the entry requirements into Canada.   For details on eligibility to enter Canada, customers should check the airline’s sherpa tool at: https://apply.joinsherpa.com/travel-restrictions?affiliateid=cal  or go directly to the Canadian Government’s website https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/visit-canada.html Kindly note that Caribbean Airlines non-stop […]

Cayman: RCIPS reminds the public not to Drink and Drive

The RCIPS is aware that there may be increased activities over the weekend, particularly this coming Sunday, and as such, we are reminding the drivers to practice safe driving habits while enjoying the festivities. The public is being reminded not to drink and drive especially, but instead to plan ahead and hire a public transportation […]

Applications now open for Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

Applications Now Open for Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative Friday, February 5, 2021 — The Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Fellowship Programme is looking to recruit a diverse group of young, English-speaking entrepreneurs to participate in a fully funded six-week exchange programme. The YLAI Programme is open to young entrepreneurs and emerging business leaders from Latin America, the Caribbean, […]