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Archives for May 20, 2021

IMF / Comprehensive Surveillance Report, HQ Phased Reopening, Sudan

Today, Thursday (May 20th) the IMF will release its Comprehensive Review Surveillance, which is considered one of its core activities in addition to lending capacity development and economic analysis. This review will better position the IMF to support the membership to help member countries and it reflects a great deal of consultation with them as […]

IMF / Georgieva and Lagarde on Gender, Money, and Finance

The IMF’s Managing Director, Kristalina Georgieva, in a conversation today (Thursday, May 20) with the President of the European Central Bank, Christine Lagarde at the first Vienna Economic Forum said that the Covid-19 pandemic has affected women more than men. Policy makers therefore need to consider this crisis as an opportunity to deal with the […]

CHTA Education Foundation and Bodyholiday Resort launch 2021 Fundraiser

Raffle ticket purchases supporting the CHTA Education Foundation are entered for a prize of a five-night all-inclusive stay at St. Lucia’s BodyHoliday spa resort.   CHTA EDUCATION FOUNDATION AND BODYHOLIDAY RESORT LAUNCH 2021 FUNDRAISER   MIAMI (May 20, 2021) – The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association Education Foundation (CHTAEF) is inviting the public to help […]

Cayman Brac Police Station Relocation

The RCIPS is advising the public that the Cayman Brac Police Station is being relocated from 9 Ivory Lane. As of Saturday, 22 May, the station will be located at Units 5 and 6 of the Kirkconnell Building, on Kirkconnell Street, in Stake Bay (across from the District Administration Building) until further notice. All services provided […]

UPDATE: LOCATED Cayman – Police Continue to Appeal for Assistance in Locating Absconded Teenager Kayla James

Update (27 May): Kayla James, age 17 of Bodden Town, who absconded from home on 11 May, has returned home safely and appears to be in good health. The RCIPS thanks the public for their assistance. Police are continuing to seek the public’s assistance in locating Kayla James, age 17, who left her home on […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 20 May 2021, NO new Positives, 76,379 vaccinations given

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 434 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Wednesday, 19 May 2021. All were negative. There have been 76,379 Covid-19 vaccinations given in total in the Cayman Islands.  Of these, 41,307 (64% of 65,000) have had at least one dose of a COVID-19 […]

Cayman: DVDL to Host Customer Appreciation Day – May 25

The Department of Vehicle and Drivers’ Licensing will host a customer appreciation day at all three locations on Tuesday, May 25. The event will be held at the Crewe Road location from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Breakers and West Bay locations, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Customer Service Representatives and other staff members […]

API Lifecycle Management Stages Explained

Applications Programming Interfaces have changed how software applications are developed. They have provided developers with a way through which they can allow their applications to communicate with ease, reuse code when building the applications, and increased the speed of building new applications. Due to this, there has been a rapid adoption of APIs across different […]

‘Fedcoin,’ Dollar abandonment may signal the end of Global Reserve Status

By Peter Reagan From Newsmax It certainly appears that central bank controlled digital currency is gaining even more popularity. These “Fedcoins,” according to The Economist, “are a new incarnation of money. They promise to make finance work better but also to shift power from individuals to the state, alter geopolitics and change how capital is allocated.” The same piece […]

How to get your swimming pool ready for Summer?

Summers are the most enjoyable time of the year. It allows an opportunity to get out of the closed doors of the gone winters and enter a new and shiny world altogether. The radiating sun heat and the light open a plethora of outdoor activity options to try out. This is the time when swimming […]