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Archives for May 13, 2021

Cayman: April 2021 funerals

Audrey Elaine Ebanks                                           13 Ffeb 1936 – 3 Apr 2021    Ianthe Christian                                              […]

Thyroid and Covid

A recent study published in September 2020 analyzed the relationship between Thyroid conditions (hypothyroidism, Hashimoto’s, hyperthyroidism, etc) and the severity of Covid infections.  Since it’s common knowledge at this point that having health conditions such as Diabetes, obesity, or high blood pressure puts you at a much higher risk for severe Covid outcomes, it’s not a surprise that […]

Cayman: Minister for Investment, Innovation & Social Development Tours DCFS

CAYMAN ISLANDS (GIS) – The Minister for Investment, Innovation and Social Development (II&SD), Hon. Andre Ebanks and Parliamentary Secretary (Social Development) Ms Heather Bodden undertook an initial ministerial tour of the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) on Wednesday, 12 May 2021.             Based on 2nd Floor Apollo House East on Mary Street, DCFS George Town […]

Cayman: Statutory Authorities brief Financial Services Minister, Parliamentary Secretary

Minister for Financial Services and Commerce, the Hon. André Ebanks, and Parliamentary Secretary for Financial Services, the Hon. Katherine Ebanks-Wilks, were briefed by senior managers in the Ministry’s statutory authorities on current operations and initiatives. Statutory authorities under the Ministry’s remit are the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA); the Cayman Islands Stock Exchange (CSX); the […]

Cayman: THE FIRST EVER INTERNATIONAL BLUE IGUANA DAY

On Saturday, 8th May 2021, Blue Iguana Conservation (BIC), the National Trust for the Cayman Islands (NTCI) and International partners (from New Zealand to the USA) celebrated the first ever International Blue Iguana Day! The family-friendly event was held at the Blue Iguana Conservation facility located next to the QEII Botanic Park. Luke Harding, BIC Operations […]

Police seek public assistance to locate Absconded Teen Kayla James

From RCIPS Just after 10:15PM on Tuesday, 11 May, police received a report of a missing teen and are seeking the assistance of the public to locate her.  Kayla James, age 17, departed her home at approximately 5:00PM on Tuesday evening and has not returned since. Kayla is described as being of light brown complexion, […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 13 May 2021, ONE NEW Positive, 73,258 vaccinations given

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 235 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Wednesday, 12 May 2021. There was one positive result in a traveller.  There have been 73,258 Covid-19 vaccinations given in total in the Cayman Islands.  Of these, 39,493 (61% of the estimated population) have had […]

Lamborghini makes its debut in the Asphalt 9: Legends video game with the Essenza SCV12

Sant’Agata Bolognese, May 7, 2021 – The Essenza SCV12, the track-only hypercar with production limited to 40 units, will make its debut on May 13 in Asphalt 9: Legends, the latest game in the Asphalt racing franchise, which recently crossed the 1 billion download mark across the series and where players will be able to try out this […]

A win for us all!

From Freedom United Chalk one up for the good guys! We found out American online retailer, Wayfair, was illegally selling merchandise made with Turkmenistan cotton, known to be produced using large scale state-sponsored forced labor. Together with our partners at the Cotton Campaign, we sent them a letter raising our concerns.   Find out what happened next. […]

How can the news affect the Stock Market?

When it comes to investing in the stock market, investors always focus on trying to buy low and sell high and make a profit over the long term. This involves doing research in figuring out which stocks they want to buy and ensuring they buy them at the right price. But even when they do […]