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Archives for April 16, 2021

Why Xinjiang is emerging as the epicenter of the U.S. Cold War on China

By Vijay Prashad and Jie Xiong / Globetrotter On March 22, 2021, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken authorizedsanctions against Wang Junzheng, the secretary of the Chinese Communist Party Committee of the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps (XPCC), and Chen Mingguo, director of the Xinjiang Public Security Bureau (XPSB). These sanctions, Blinken said, have been put […]

Cayman: Statement by H.E. The Governor Mr Martyn Roper on Swearing-in Preparations

The Civil Service began preparations for the swearing in of a new Government following my meeting yesterday (Thursday, 15 April 2021) with elected candidate Mr Wayne Panton.  As part of the constitutionally mandated process, the candidate representing the majority of votes in the Parliament must meet with me to confirm their ability to form a […]

Elon Musk’s Underground Transportation

First Look Inside Elon Musk’s Underground Transportation System Beneath the Las Vegas Convention Center LAS VEGAS – Today, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) provided a first look inside Elon Musk’s innovative underground transportation system located beneath the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC) campus. The first-of-its-kind transportation solution, named the Las Vegas Convention […]

CUPRA brings the thrill of the Clásico to CASA SEAT

Inspiring the world from Barcelona FC Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman’s press conference was held in the iconic building Koeman: It’s been a pleasure, I felt very welcomed. Change is a good thing, as well as holding the press conference in this building, CASA SEAT. I Hope we can continue with CUPRA for several more years” […]

CUPRA expands its Tribe in the world of padel

Doubles its commitment to padel with four new players Agustín Tapia, Federico Chingotto, Juan Tello and Paula Josemaría join the brand CUPRA strengthens its involvement in padel Labate: “We’ve brought together a team that combines youth and experience, which is the key to success in achieving our goals” The players will sport the CUPRA emblem […]

IKEA opens its first physical store in Mexico

The store will create 300 direct jobs and more than 1000 indirect ones. 250 products out of the 5,000 that defines the store offer, are made in Mexico, representing 8 to 10% of the planned sales. IKEA will welcome visitors to the store by appointment and in compliance with all official national Covid-19 health guidelines. […]

The high−tech Kia K8 reimagines and transforms the sedan class

Exterior design fuses innovation with elegance to create a sleek and futuristic profile Interior brings together high-end luxury and sumptuous comfort in a detail-oriented lounge Kia’s bold new design language – ‘Opposites United’ – forms the visual, physical and emotional nucleus of the K8’s identity State-of-the-art tech ensures a progressive, modern and light cabin Dynamic […]

IMF / Kristalina Georgieva and John Kerry on Climate Change

As the world emerges from COVID-19, there is renewed impetus to tackle climate change. Ahead of COP26, IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva joined U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry to discuss how to turn climate ambitions into action while creating vibrant and inclusive opportunities as part of the transition to the new climate economy as part of IMF and World […]

IMF / Kristalina Georgieva Press Briefing Spring Meetings 2021

In her press briefing held today (Wednesday, April 7th) in Washington, DC, the IMF’s Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said that vaccinations and policy support were the reasons behind an increase to 6% in the World Economic Outlook’s latest update. “We have good news that there is light at the end of the tunnel after the […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 16 April 2021 – 2 NEW POSITIVES, 61,181 vaccines administered

he Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 519 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Thursday, 15 April 2021. Two were positive. The individual is a traveller who tested positive following routine screening. They will remain in isolation until considered recovered. The number of people in isolation, either […]