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Cayman: COVID-19 Update 28 July 2021, NO new positives, 97,196 vaccinations given

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 262 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Tuesday, 27 July, 2021. There were no positive test results. There have been 97,196 COVID-19 vaccinations given in total in the Cayman Islands.  Of these, 49,785 (70% of 71,106) have had at least […]

Female Ministers and Deputy Ministers of Agriculture of the Americas launch Forum to improve policies and promote rights for rural women

Approximately 58 million women live in the rural areas of Latin America and the Caribbean and are responsible for 80% of all food production. However, their work is underreported and a mere 10% have access to credit and only 5% to technical assistance programs. Wednesday, July 28, 2021 — Rome, Italy — Within the framework of the […]

Cayman: Premier and Opposition Leader issue Joint Vaccination Message

Premier Hon. Wayne Panton and Leader of the Opposition Hon. Roy McTaggart met today to urge all eligible Cayman Islands residents to get vaccinated against COVID-19 ahead of the planned reopening of borders, slated to begin in September. The pair has issued a joint video message to the country emphasising unity in endorsing the national […]

Cabinet of the Cayman Islands – Post Meeting Summary, Tue July 20 2021

His Excellency the Governor Mr. Martyn Roper, OBE, chaired the meeting of the Cabinet held on Tuesday, 20th July 2021 in the Cabinet Conference Room, Government Administration Building. All Ministers and Members of Cabinet were present. At this meeting Cabinet:   confirmed approval of the Customs and Border Control (Prohibited Goods) (Amendment) Order, 2021;   approved […]

5 At-Home Workouts for Beginners

With the coronavirus still ravaging the outside world and many people still working home, the gym situation is bleak. Many gyms are closed– some people prefer to avoid the ones that are open for fear of the pandemic. But can you still stay fit?  Whether you are looking to increase your overall health, lose some […]

Ford Confirms Romulus, Mich., as Location of Ford Ion Park – Company’s New Global Battery Center of Excellence

Ford’s new collaborative learning laboratory – Ford Ion Park – to be based in Romulus, Mich., aimed at driving high-volume battery cell delivery, better range and lower costs for customers This global battery center of excellence becomes home base for researching new technologies, piloting advanced manufacturing techniques that will allow Ford to quickly scale breakthrough […]

EXTREME E: the adventure where less is more

The electric Odyssey Mattias Ekström opens the doors of the ABT CUPRA XE team paddock, where nothing goes unused Teams of eight people and no public audience, some of the keys to reducing the environmental impact The philosophy of the Extreme E Series is to highlight the importance of achieving a more sustainable world Martorell, 28-07-2021 – […]

Dean, Scott, Richards Combine to Land Relay Gold

Great Britain confirmed their dominance in the 200m division by running away with the 4x200m freestyle relay. Speedo stars Tom Dean, Duncan Scott and Matt Richards teamed up with James Guy to finish in 6:58.58, setting a new European record in the process. Such was the impressive nature of the swim, the quartet were an […]

Titmus Lands 200m Freestyle to Secure Double Gold

Australian star Ariarne Titmus became a double Olympic champion today, landing the 200m Freestyle final in a time of 1:53.50 – setting a new Olympic record in the process. The victory was Titmus’ second of the Tokyo Games after she landed the 400m Freestyle crown earlier this week. The Team Speedo star was wearing the […]

IOC and Coca−Cola celebrate unity in diversity through I Belong Here campaign

27 Jul 2021 – In celebration of Tokyo 2020 and the unity in diversity that is seen only at the Olympic Games, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Worldwide Olympic Partner Coca-Cola have collaborated on a global campaign that shows how everyone is welcome within the Olympic Movement. Here, Christopher Carroll, the IOC’s Director of Digital […]