October 16, 2021

Archives for October 4, 2021

CUPRA Born electric car

CUPRA begins a new era with the production of its first 100% electric car: the CUPRA Born Born to be the impulse of the new generation The brand’s new model begins the series production at Europe’s largest electric vehicle plant in Zwickau, Germany The CUPRA Born will increase the brand mix to 20% of the […]

Baden−Baden 1981

Baden−Baden 1981, an Olympic Congress that changed the Olympic Movement forever 28 Sep 2021 – Forty years ago, the XI Olympic Congress held in Baden-Baden turned out to be of paramount importance in the history of the Olympic Movement – for the first time, athletes were invited to speak; it was decided to give women a bigger […]

Lamborghini at Cersaie 2021

Automobili Lamborghini at Cersaie 2021 with its architectural surfaces A Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster on display until October 1st at the bt-Space showroom in Fiorano Modenese Sant’Agata Bolognese/ 28 September 2021 – Automobili Lamborghini exhibits the Automobili Lamborghini Surfaces line of large-format mineral stone slabs at Cersaie and FuoriSalone within the exhibition space of the SITI B&T […]

First-ever Global Organized Crime Index reveals that 80% of the World’s population live in countries with high levels of criminality

Unique tool offers pioneering overview of illicit economies and provides original basis for measuring vulnerability and resilience to organized crime for all UN member states. Geneva, Switzerland – 28 September 2021: In recent years, there have been indications that the scope, scale and impact of organized crime has been growing around the world. But until now […]

FILA and Christopher Bevans launch Limited−Edition Renno in tennis−inspired Colorway

(FILA North America – September 28, 2021) – FILA has tapped Christopher Bevans as a Guest Designer and Creative Collaborator, a relationship that will continue throughout 2022. The first project together includes the launch of a special-edition FILA Renno, with a design that bridges the gap between tennis and lifestyle. Bevans’ career spans more than 25 […]

IOC President urges sports bodies to sign up for climate action

29 Sep 2021 – IOC President Thomas Bach has urged more sports bodies to join the UN Sports for Climate Action Framework and commit to meaningful climate action. He was speaking at the Sport Positive Summit, the annual gathering of Framework signatories, of which there are currently more than 270. Launched in December 2018 by UN Climate Change, in collaboration […]

COVID-19 vaccine procurement to ramp up, PAHO Director asserts

The director stressed the need for multiple strategies to increase access to COVID-19 vaccines, including expanding on global vaccine production “by leveraging the expertise and capacity of regions like our own.”  Washington, D.C. September 29, 2021 (PAHO)— Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Director Carissa F. Etienne announced today that the organization has entered into an […]

Cayman: Households directed to quarantine in relation to classrooms with multiple COVID cases

Public Health confirms that multiple students have tested positive for COVID-19 in the following classes: Prospect Primary Year 5 (Laylor) Prospect Primary Year 3 (Oxilly) John Gray HS Year 9 WJ Triple C  Year 9 – 1 ALL students, teachers and household members in the classrooms above MUST remain in [home] quarantine for the 14 days even if […]

Cayman: LOO writes to Premier asking Government to withdraw controversial Immigration Bills

On behalf of the members of the Opposition, I write to advise that we have serious concerns with the above bills. As such, we ask that the Government urgently consider withdrawing the Bills when Parliament meets this morning. We have had concerns regarding these Bills since they were published, and it became apparent how far-reaching […]

Cayman: COVID vaccination clinic relocates to accommodate booster programme

Starting Tuesday October 5th 2021, the Public Health Department’s primary COVID vaccination clinic will relocate to the Lions Centre with the launch of the booster programme (Dose 3) and a new supply of Pfizer and AstraZeneca vaccines. The booster programme (3rd dose) will be available in phases starting October 4th. The phases will be based […]