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Archives for October 13, 2021

Cayman: Centenarian is honoured on her milestone birthday

Grand Cayman, 12 October 2021 – A 100-year-old lady received special birthday greetings on Tuesday, 12 October from Government officials.  Centenarian Mrs. Mandy Bernard, interestingly was born as the world was recovering from another pandemic (the 1918 Spanish Flu) and has seen and experience many things in her lifetime. Yet another new and happy experience […]

Upcoming Caribbean Magazine Plus Short Story Contest 2021/2022

October 12, 2021: After the success of the inaugural Caribbean Magazine Plus (CMP) Poetry Contest 2021, Arawak Media and CMP is coming back again this Friday to launch the CMP Short Story Competition to run until January 14, 2022.  Already we have a superstar in the literary field signed up to be the lead evaluator/judge […]

News Report: Cayman Islands enhances global innovation and economic development without tax harm

Cayman-Domiciled Collective Investment Vehicles, Multinational Enterprises Benefit EU & Other Countries GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands – Cayman Finance today is releasing “Cayman: Engine of Growth and Good Governance,” a new report that documents how the jurisdiction’s unique combination of tax neutrality, high-quality legal and regulatory system, and professional expertise attract Collective Investment Vehicles (CIVs) and Multinational Enterprises (MNEs), providing economic benefits […]

UK: Even a global pandemic can’t rattle rental yields as market stays strong

By James Lockett From PropergandaPR Research by nationwide buy-to-let specialist, Sequre Property Investment, has revealed which regions of the UK buy-to-let market have best weathered the rental market uncertainty posed by the pandemic and currently present the best yields for UK landlords.  Working from home requirements, reductions in tenant incomes and a ban on eviction have […]

A touch of spice

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio One of the rules of successful cooking is the addition of spices and salts. When properly applied these flavor enhancers transform ordinary ingredients into works of art. We can say the same about the tweaks and upgrades we often lavish upon our audio equipment. Everything from aftermarket fuses, vibration […]

UK: Students share concerns about PBSA living

By James Lockett ProperPR Manor Interiors, the expert in build-to-rent furnishing solutions, has revealed the biggest concerns shared by students when it comes to their time spent in purpose-built student accommodation.  Manor Interiors surveyed 1,000 current and former students and found that 94% of them generally felt safe while staying within university or privately owned […]

Advice shifting on aspirin use for preventing heart attacks

From Newsmax Older adults without heart disease shouldn’t take daily low-dose aspirin to prevent a first heart attack or stroke, an influential health guidelines group said in preliminary updated advice released Tuesday. Bleeding risks for adults in their 60s and up who haven’t had a heart attack or stroke outweigh any potential benefits from aspirin, […]

Health City Cayman Islands acquires Rapid Lateral Flow Test Kits

Self-administered tests provide results within 15 minutes. Will soon be made available to the public. With the Cayman Islands Government indicating that rapid antigen (lateral flow) tests will be approved as part of its strategy for adapting and responding to living with COVID-19 in the community, Health City Cayman Islands has become the first private […]

Governor General of Barbados, Dame Sandra Mason salutes The UWI upon receiving honorary degree

The UWI Cave Hill Campus, Barbados. Wednesday, 13 October 2021—Governor General of Barbados Dame Sandra Mason saluted University of the West Indies’ early administrators for their bold vision and lauded the institution for its high-ranking status on the world stage when she accepted an honorary degree of Doctor of Laws from her alma mater on […]

Cayman: Cabinet Post Meeting Summary Meeting 6 October 2021

His Excellency the Governor Mr. Martyn Roper, OBE, chaired the meeting of the Cabinet held on Wednesday, 6th October 2021 in the Cabinet Conference Room, Government Administration Building. All Ministers and Members of Cabinet were present. At this meeting Cabinet: approved the issuance of drafting instructions to prepare amendments to the Immigration (Transition) Act, (2021 Revision) […]