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Archives for February 11, 2021

Fall in love with LV

Fall in Love with Las Vegas The destination ignites passion with Valentine’s Day specials. LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas is the place to love and be loved this February. The destination’s romantic world-class restaurants, blissful spas, unique attractions and picturesque wedding chapels will set the mood for the perfect lovers’ rendezvous. As love fills the air […]

OECS 6th Council of Ministers: Education meeting concludes

Thursday, February 11, 2021 — The 6th Annual meeting of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Council of Ministers: Education was convened on February 4 and 5, 2021. The Saint Lucia Ministry of Education hosted the meeting under the theme: Sustainable Education – Collaborative Policies and Practices for the Future. OECS Ministers and their teams joined virtually with […]

COVID-19 and Business Interruption Insurance Claims in the Cayman Islands

By: Kerrie Cox (HSM Partner) As a result of financial losses caused to some businesses since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, commercial insurance policy holders turned to their insurers to make claims under Business Interruption (“BI”) insurance policies. As one might expect, this led to wide-ranging disputes in the interpretation of policy wording, as […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 11 February 2021 – THREE NEW Positives, 15,543 vaccines administered

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 331 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Wednesday, 10 February 2021. Three were positive. The individuals are travellers who tested positive following routine screening. They will remain in isolation until considered recovered. The number of people in isolation, either at […]

Promoting a “Revolution of Values”. Black voters expect Biden to be bold

Vantage Point VignettesComments and Commentary by Dr. Ron Daniels During a campaign that was repeatedly rescued by Black Voters, President Biden pledged to “Build Back Better.” To address the myriad crises affecting Black families and communities across this nation as a consequence of the Pandemics of COVID19, police misconduct, violence and murders and systemic racism, […]

Cayman: RCIPS Criminal Records Office reminds the public of Police Clearance Certificate & Police Record Application requirements

From RCIPS The RCIPS Criminal Records Office (CRO) has been receiving a number of Police Clearance Certificate (PCC) and Police Record applications that are primarily missing an updated or valid immigration status document. Such applications cannot be processed in a timely manner, as additional follow-up is required to obtain the necessary information to allow your […]

Exclusive F−150 Rocket League Edition set for launch as Ford blasts further into gaming with Psyonix collaboration

Ford and Psyonix worked together to create a custom F-150 for Rocket League, the first truck created by a global automaker to be featured in the popular multiplayer game Ford is collaborating with Psyonix to be presenting sponsor of the Rocket League Championship Series Winter Majors esports tournament as part of broader gaming strategy F-150’s […]

IKEA scaling up social entrepreneurship business – aims for 95,000 jobs by 2025

IKEA has been collaborating with social businesses since 2012, and currently, the initiative is generating work for more than 30,000 people. Handcrafted collections and products produced in collaborations with social businesses are sold in IKEA stores worldwide. Today, IKEA announces scaling up social entrepreneurship business with the ambition to reach 95,000 jobs by 2025. For […]

Hyundai Motor Group unveils TIGER Uncrewed Ultimate Mobility Vehicle Concept

Hyundai’s first uncrewed ultimate mobility vehicle (UMV) concept is revealed today as TIGER, which stands for transforming intelligent ground excursion robot. TIGER is intended to carry payloads over remote and inaccessible terrain and designed to operate as a four-wheel drive vehicle or a four-legged walking machine. The vehicle is being developed by Hyundai Motor Group’s […]

CCC Information Services Inc. and Dragoneer Growth Opportunities Corp. announce business combination, creating publicly listed leader accelerating the digital transformation of the P&C Insurance economy

Transaction includes $150 million of fully committed common stock PIPE with participation by Fidelity Investments, funds and accounts advised by T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. and other investors, in addition to $175 million forward purchase agreement from Dragoneer funds and Michael Bloomberg’s family office, Willett Advisors $968 million of expected net proceeds from transaction will […]