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Archives for June 28, 2021

Cayman: Spectrum, a new financial services conference

Inaugural financial services event to bring industry experts and government officials together to focus on the jurisdiction’s strategic outlook. Spectrum, a new financial services conference will be launching this year with a focus on the medium term outlook for the Cayman Islands financial services industry. The inaugural event will be held on July 22nd 2021, […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 28 June 2021, FIVE NEW Positives, 93,098 vaccines given

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 596 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Friday, 25 June, 2021. There were five positive results, all in travellers. To date, 93,098 COVID-19 vaccinations have been given in total in the Cayman Islands.  Of these, 48,262 (68% of an estimated […]

World Premier of G70 Shooting Brake to take place at GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED 2021

Genesis Motor Europe confirms G70 Shooting Brake will make its global debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2021 Genesis X Concept will also make its European debut at the British festival First European appearance of G70 and GV70 All-new G70 Shooting Brake will join G80, GV80, G70 and GV70 on the world-famous hill climb Show […]

Nestlé moves beyond forest protection to a forest positive strategy and boosts its use of satellite services

ReleaseDate: 22 June 2021 Nestlé announced today that it will move beyond protecting forests to restoring them and helping them thrive, as part of its efforts to reach net zero emissions by 2050. With its new forest positive approach, the company will also further promote sustainable livelihoods and the respect of human rights. These actions […]

Director−General’s opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID−19 – 25 June 2021

Delta is the most transmissible of the variants identified so far, has been identified in at least 85 countries, and is spreading rapidly among unvaccinated populations. As some countries ease public health and social measures, we are starting to see increases in transmission around the world. It’s quite simple: more transmission, more variants. Less transmission, […]

Hyundai Motor Group deepens partnership with Grab to accelerate EV Adoption in Southeast Asia

Hyundai Motor Group and Grab have expanded their partnership to accelerate adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) in Southeast Asia Both parties to explore launching new EV business models including battery-as-a-service and EV financing to drive EV adoption Lowering total cost of ownership and reducing range anxiety key to greater EV adoption Enhanced partnership to also […]

Huhtamaki introduces 100% plastic free egg carton, Smilepack, in the U.S. and Brazil

Huhtamaki, a key global provider of sustainable packaging solutions, introduces Smilepack, a 100% plastic free molded fiber egg carton, in the United States and Brazil. Smilepack cartons are Huhtamaki’s first product designed especially for the U.S. egg industry, providing a sustainable and functional alternative to traditional polystyrene foam or plastic packaging for eggs. In the […]

Bronze 56k x Reebok rejoin forces for Classic Leather and Answer IV Refresh

BOSTON, MASS. / JUNE 21, 2021 – Today, Reebok and Queens, N.Y. skate brand Bronze 56k have announced the release of their third collaboration, available June 26. Following the success of last year’s collaborative Club C launch, for SS21 the brands will refresh Reebok’s Classic Leather and Answer IV silhouettes using an iconic blue and orange color palette inspired by New […]

CUPRA wins the world’s first all−electric touring car race

Mikel Azcona becomes the first PURE ETCR “King of the Weekend” after scoring maximum points at Vallelunga (Italy) Mattias Ekström finishes on the podium to take third place in the championship; Jordi Gené finishes fourth in the first event of the season CUPRA e-Racer becomes the car to beat in the world’s first electric touring […]

Cayman Public Advisory: Phone lines and internet down at Bodden Town police station, – RESTORED

June 29 2021 UPDATE: Phone Lines and Internet Restored at Bodden Town Police Station, 29 June The technical issue at the Bodden Town Police Station has now been resolved. The station can once again be contacted directly at 947-2220. June 28 2021 A technical issue means that phone lines and internet connectivity are currently down […]