October 16, 2021

Archives for October 1, 2021

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 3 PM 1 October 2021, 13 New Positives (unchanged from 8am), 107,039 vaccinations

As of 3PM Friday, 1 October 2021, the Chief Nursing Officer, Dr. Hazel Brown, reports that there have been no further updates since the last report was issued this morning.   At that time there were 13 new positives. The breakdown of the positive results is as follows: ·         Two travellers ·         11 community transmission cases, including: Six students […]

Cayman: Public Health confirms positive case aboard private day cruise

Public Health confirms that an individual awaiting PCR results to travel tomorrow was found to be positive this afternoon, 1 October 2021. The patient was notified and was found to be aboard a local cruise operator with twenty-five other passengers and two crew members. The boat had travelled to Star Fish Point, North Side. Public […]

Hyundai Motor Group Starts ‘2021 EV Open Innovation Challenge’ for Charging Infrastructure and Service Solutions

2021 EV Open Innovation Challenge launches collaboration with startups in EV-charging infrastructure and service solutions Applicants can submit under one of nine categories, between Sept. 27 to Nov. 8 Details can be found on the 2021 EV Open Innovation Challenge official website Hyundai Motor Group (the Group), a global automotive corporation leading the era of electric mobility, is […]

Sweden and Germany are leading the development for electric roads

Germany and Sweden are world leaders when it comes to real-world studies on electric roads. On Gotland, the world’s first wireless e-road has been finished. Electric roads are one of the studied technologies in the race to decarbonise heavy traffic and within a few years the first commercial electric road could be a reality. This […]

Huhtamaki climate targets validated by the Science Based Targets initiative

As part of its commitment to its ambitious 2030 Sustainability strategy, Huhtamaki submitted a series of Climate Change mitigation targets in 2020. These have now been approved and validated by the global recognized Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). Huhtamaki is committed to limiting the global temperature rise to well-below 2°C in its operations and value chain and […]

Lamborghini takes first IMSA GTD victory on the streets of Long Beach

Sant’Agata Bolognese/Long Beach, 26 September 2021 – Lamborghini took its first IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship victory on the iconic streets of Long Beach in California thanks to Paul Miller Racing’s Bryan Sellers and Madison Snow. The pair, driving the #1 Lamborghini Huracán GT3 Evo, now lie second in the Sprint Cup standings ahead of the season […]

Cayman Airways [CAL] confirms October schedule with new Tampa flights added

Cayman Airways Limited (CAL) has announced the return of its Grand Cayman/Tampa route in its flight schedule for October 2021. There will be three Tampa flights for the month, operating on Saturdays, October 16th, 23rd, and 30th.   Miami flights will operate five days a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Kingston flights […]

Caribbean Export and UWI to partner on Trade and Investment

Caribbean Export and the UWI, SRC sign an MOU. Caribbean Export and SRC to launch an internship programme for MITP students. Regional businesses to benefit from cutting-edge trade information supported by UWI. Bridgetown, BARBADOS, October 1, 2021. The Caribbean Export Development Agency and The Shridath Ramphal Centre for International Trade Law (SRC) have agreed on […]

Quarterfinals schedule confirmed for 2021 Scotiabank Concacaf League

Matches will determine clubs that will qualify to the competition’s semifinals and the 2022 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions LeagueMiami, FL (Friday, October 1, 2021) – Concacaf has confirmed the schedule and pairings for the 2021 Scotiabank Concacaf League (SCL) Quarterfinal matches. The home and away series between the Round of 16 winners will take place October 20-21 […]

Cayman: National Heroes Day 2022 Nominations Drive Continues

Grand Cayman, 1 October 2021 – With the nomination period for National Heroes Day (NHD) 2022 closing on Saturday, 16 October 2021, the Ministry of Youth, Sports, Culture and Heritage reminds the public to put forward eligible persons for recognition. January 2022’s National Heroes Day event will celebrate “Honouring our Uniform Services.”                 “This is the first time that […]