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Archives for October 23, 2021

Statement from Professor Sir Hilary Beckles on “Liberation Day”

Regional Headquarters, Jamaica, Friday, October 22, 2021. The following statement is issued by Professor Sir Hilary Beckles, Vice-Chancellor of The UWI. In 1636 the English Governor of Barbados, Henry Hawley, under pressure from slave investors, and with the full support of King Charles I, declared that all black people brought to the island shall be […]

Cayman: Cabinet waives duty on Lateral Flow Kits

From Ministry of Border Control & Labour. Grand Cayman, 22 October 2021 – Cabinet last week waived duty on all brands of the antigen-detecting rapid diagnostic test for COVID-19, also known as a lateral flow test, that meets Government’s guidelines for importation. The arrival of lateral flow tests in the Cayman Islands, Deputy Premier and Minister for Finance and […]

CDC: Definition of Full Vaccination for COVID-19 may change

From Newsmax Biden administration officials urged eligible Americans on Friday to get booster shots of a COVID-19 vaccine and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention head said it may update its definition of what constitutes full vaccination. Currently people in the United States are considered fully vaccinated if they have had two doses of […]

Betting limitations in Australian Online Casinos

Australia is known as one of the most gambling nations in the world. 39% of its population, almost 7 million people, regularly gamble. In Victoria alone, players will spend $1.5 billion on pokie machines during 2020 to 2021 fiscal year. The gambling trend increased during COVID-19. According to a study by the Australian Institute of […]

23 Oct Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report

23 Oct Sat 2021 TROPICAL REPORT ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook Tropical Weather Outlook (en Español*)800 AM EDT Sat Oct 23 2021 EASTERN PACIFIC Tropical Weather Outlook Tropical Weather Outlook (en Español*)800 AM EDT Sat Oct 23 2021 Hurricane Rick RICK BECOMES A HURRICANE Weather in Cayman As one tropical wave moves away from our area, another tropical wave […]