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Archives for June 22, 2021

Cayman: Prizes Winners Named in Ministry Of Tourism Prize Draw

George Town, Cayman Islands (22 June, 2021) 168 lucky winners have won prizes in the Ministry of Tourism’s Vaccine Challenge prize draw. The draw took place on Friday 18th June at local restaurant hotspot ‘Cayman Cabana’ and was live streamed on Facebook and YouTube.  The top prize in the giveaway was a $12,000 fully installed […]

Cayman: Public Health confirms No Risk to Public Safety

On Friday June 18th, there was a non-breach contact between a traveller in quarantine and a resident. Public Health has conducted contact tracing and testing as required. All individuals have been placed in isolation and measures for public safety taken. There is no risk to the public at this time. “I would like to use […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 22 June 2021, No new positives, 89,619 vaccinations been given

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 293 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Monday, 21 June, 2021. There were no positive results.   To date, 89,619 COVID-19 vaccinations have been given in total in the Cayman Islands.  Of these, 47,419 (67% of 71,100) had at least one […]

Cayman: Registration for Tourism Stipend re-opens

Hon Kenneth Bryan, Minister for Tourism has today announced that registration for the tourism stipend will be re-opened to give displaced tourism workers who missed the previous registration deadline a chance to apply. The tourism stipend application form will be available online at stipend.ourcayman.ky from 9am on Wednesday 23rd June. The registration period closes at […]

UK: Homebuyers face 5.6 month wait to complete due to current market backlog

As the first phase of the stamp duty deadline approaches, homebuyers across the nation remain stuck in transaction limbo due to long delays at the back end of the selling timeline caused by heightened levels of buyer demand. Research by the estate agent comparison site, GetAgent.co.uk, has revealed just how long these current market delays are […]

Alive with Color

Reebok Debuts New Floatride Energy 3 and Nano X1 Colorways Boston, MA – June 15, 2021: Today, Reebok debuts the latest iteration of its award-winning Floatride Energy 3 and Nano X1 franchises with the release of the Floatride Energy 3 and Nano X1 Alive with Color packs. Inspired by the human form in flux, the silhouettes feature […]

Zarco and Pirro train with Lamborghini

Zarco and Pirro of Pramac Ducati train with the Lamborghini Squadra Corse drivers at the Drivers Lab in Sant’Agata Bolognese Sant’Agata Bolognese, June 15, 2021 – On the eve of the Italian MotoGP in Mugello, Pramac Ducati riders Johann Zarco and Michele Pirro, who was filling in for the injured Jorge Martín, spent a day of […]

Winning a house at raffle can be financially crippling with costs of £30K a year

Research by house raffle platform, Winmydreamhome.com, has revealed how winning a luxury home in a raffle could end up costing the new owner up to £30,000 a year in running costs, and that very few people consider this fact before buying a ticket As a rule of thumb, it costs 1% of a home’s value to […]

UK: Rental incomes climb by as much as 68% since the last financial downturn

Research from Build to Rent specialists, Ascend Properties, has revealed which areas of the English rental market have performed the strongest since the 2008/09 recession where the growth in average rental income is concerned.  Ascend analysed rental market values during the last property market crash and found that the average rent in England fell from £699 […]

Private rental market worth £1.3trn in current market conditions

The latest research by nationwide Buy-to-Let specialist, Sequre Property Investment, has found that there is some £1.3trn worth of housing stock within the private rental sector. Sequre’s analysis of stock rented either privately or via a job or a business found that despite declining from a high of 4,832,000 in 2016, there are still some 4,799,000 […]