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World Press Freedom Day 2021: how you can help maintain press freedom

By Tammy Tam, Editor-in-Chief From SCMP Today we mark World Press Freedom Day. Reflecting upon almost 1½ years of the Covid-19 pandemic, it is clear that reliable information is essential in crisis situations. It is apt that this year’s theme is “Information as a Public Good” as it draws attention to the invaluable role of […]

UWI senior appointments approved at annual meeting of University Council

The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. W.I. Saturday, May 1, 2021. — The University of the West Indies (The UWI) is pleased to advise of appointments and reappointments for members of its senior Executive Management approved at its annual business meeting of University Council. Regarded as the regional university’s highest governing body, the University Council, chaired […]

Cayman: OfReg statement concerning unsubstantiated comments in local press

The Utility Regulation and Competition Office (OfReg) is deeply concerned about unsubstantiated comments recently made by a licensee in some local newspapers concerning OfReg’s stated position on the National Energy Policy (NEP) goals and innovation in the fuel sector. OfReg’s mandate includes ensuring a vibrant and competitive fuel sector and mix of fuel options, reflecting […]

2 May Weather in Cayman

Sun May 2 2021 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Light to moderate southeasterly winds and seas will continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours in association with a high pressure system just east of the US. Humidity: 82% (DOWN from yesterday)UV: 11.0 EXTREME (Same as yesterday) Expected temperatures – 77°F to 88°F. Yesterday: […]