April 22, 2021

Archives for April 5, 2021

Hong Kong National Security Law

By Yonden Lhatoo, Chief News Editor South China Morning Post Dear Reader It’s a done deal now. Hong Kong’s entire political structure will be overhauled after China’s top legislative body last week approved fundamental and far-reaching changes to the city’s electoral system. Several of the key elements in the shakeup were expected, but there were some surprises and […]

Jeremy LaLonde casts Iggy Pop in new comedy film ‘Blue Iguana’ [being filmed in the Cayman Islands]

By Drew Wardle From FAR OUT It has been announced that the godfather of punk, Iggy Pop, will be starring in Jeremy LaLonde’s upcoming dark comedy film, Blue Iguana. Filming started on March 8th and was scheduled to be completed by April 2nd. Pop will star as ‘Edward’, a wealthy patriarch whose death sparks a kill-or-be-killed scenario […]

Air Lease Corporation announces delivery of one new Boeing 737-8 aircraft to Cayman Airways

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr 5, 2021 Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced the delivery of one new Boeing 737-8 aircraft on long-term lease to Cayman Airways. This aircraft, featuring LEAP-1B27 engines, is the third new 737-8 to deliver to Cayman Airways from ALC’s order book with Boeing. “ALC is honored to work with Cayman Airways, the […]

IMF / Kristalina Georgieva’s 2021 Spring Meetings Curtain Raiser Speech

The global economy is growing strongly out of the pandemic, but there remains “danger” and uncertainty to the outlook the head of the International Monetary Fund said Tuesday (March 30)  In a speech to the Council on Foreign Relations, the IMF’s Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva outlined the key messages the Fund will focus on next […]

Kia and Total extend global partnership to expand collaborations until 2026

Kia and Total confirm new five-year deal; builds on successful 10-year partnership Joint projects and marketing activities will be conducted to improve customer satisfaction and service competitiveness Kia Corporation has extended a five-year Global Cooperation Agreement with Total Lubrifiants, a global lubricant company that has developed a broad range of motor oils. The signing ceremony was held […]

Kia announces March 2021 global sales

March global sales at 251,362 units, up 8.6% y/y Korea sales at 51,011 units from 51,008 a year earlier Sales outside of Korea jumped 11% y/y to 200,351 units Kia to create sales momentum through new models including EV6, the company’s first dedicated EV. Kia Corporation recorded global sales of 251,362 units in March 2021, […]

CUPRA takes on the most extreme race stages in the world as the inaugural Extreme E series season kicks off

Are you ready for the Electric Odyssey? The Extreme E series will enhance CUPRA’s electrification knowledge while promoting electrification, sustainability, and equality The ABT CUPRA XE team will compete against eight other squads driven by teammates Mattias Ekström and Claudia Hürtgen The e-CUPRA ABT XE1, with 544PS (400kW), will take on the arid conditions of […]

Reebok partners with consumers to create expressive apparel collection

Boston, Mass. – April 1, 2021 – Today Reebok launches the latest installation of the Meet You There franchise with an apparel collection designed to help you express yourself: MYT x MEMENTO. The line features a selection of lifestyle pieces in men’s, women’s and unisex sizes ranging from XXS-XXXL. Reebok partnered with This Memento , an immersive strategy and insight […]

Iverson’s Reebok “Answer IV” celebrates 20 Years since 2000−2001 MVP season debut, dropping April 15

(BOSTON) April 1, 2020 – Today, Reebok has confirmed the official 20th Anniversary bring back of Allen Iverson’s Answer IV OG debuted by the brand and 6-foot guard during his historic 2000-2001 MVP campaign. Featuring a unique zip-up shroud and racing-inspired upper, the polarizing design is of the most coveted from Iverson’s signature Reebok “Answer” series. The Answer IV […]

Cayman: Police investigate jewelry store robbery

April 3 2021 Police were dispatched by the 9-1-1 Communication Centre to a report of an armed robbery that took place at a jewelry store, located along Harbor Drive, George Town. It was reported that a man wearing a long sleeve neon yellow-green shirt, light-coloured cargo style pants and a dark-coloured baseball cap with a […]