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Archives for October 27, 2021

Cayman: Dejea Lyons to represent UKOTA at COP26

The Ministry for Sustainability and Climate Resiliency (SCR) are working with eighteen-year-old, Dejea Lyons as she prepares for her upcoming participation in the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26). Dejea Lyons has been selected as a student representative for all the UK Overseas Territories (UKOT) and will speak on an ‘Oceans Panel’ at the […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 27 October 2021, 126 NEW POSITIVES, 113,448 vaccinations given

From Ministry of Health & Wellness Grand Cayman, 27 October 2021 – The Chief Medical Officer Dr. John Lee, reports that as of 8a.m. Wednesday, 27 October, there have been 1,350 PCR tests since the last report on Tuesday, 26 October.   Of these, there are 126 positive tests comprising three positive travellers and 123 positive tests […]

Cayman: Anti-Bullying Message-Education Minister

As I reflect on the global impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the devastating potential effects of bullying on our children and young people, I am reminded of the need for kindness, compassion and patience in our society.To this end, I proudly support this year’s local Anti-bullying theme, ‘Choose Kindness’. The act of bullying can […]

Cayman: Older Persons Month Seniors ride Social Media wave

Grand Cayman, 27 October 2021 – The ‘How to Use Social Media’ training session, on Monday, 25 October 2021, taught attendees how to “upload pictures to Whatsapp, online shop, and how to sign up and use Instagram and Pinterest. One of a series of free workshops by the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) during […]

Butterfield reports Third Quarter 2021 Results

Financial highlights for the third quarter of 2021: Net income of $39.8 million, or $0.80 per share, and core net income1 of $40.0million, or $0.80 per share Return on average common equity of 16.2% and core return on average tangiblecommon equity1 of 17.9% Board declares dividend for the quarter ended September 30, 2021 of $0.44 pershare Hamilton, […]

Royal Caribbean’s “Icon of the Seas” new video

New Royal Caribbean Video We are excited to share a brand new Royal Caribbean video with you today, “Icon of the Seas Construction Update: LNG Fuel Tank Installation.” Take a look while the liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuel tank is lowered into the shipyard’s basin. With energy-efficient technology to reduce fuel consumption and emissions, from LNG […]

Cayman: RCIPS warn of thefts from vehicles

From RCIPS The RCIPS is aware of a number of thefts and attempted thefts from vehicles that have taken place in the Smith Road and Windsor Park areas over the past weeks. As such, we are reminding the public of the following tips to reduce your chances of being a victim of a theft from […]

Butterfield Banking Centers resume regular hours

George Town, Grand Cayman — 27 October 2021: Butterfield Bank (Cayman) Limited (“Butterfield”) today announced that beginning Monday, 1 November 2021, all Butterfield Banking Centres will return to the regular operating hours of 9:00a.m. – 4:00p.m., Monday to Friday, and 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. on Friday at Butterfield Place. To protect members of the […]

Halloween homebuyers can expect to pay 44% more for a haunted house

From James Lockett The latest research by Nested has revealed how much more homebuyers will fork out when looking to purchase a home in one of the nation’s most haunted locations this Halloween.  The research shows that: –  –          The average price of property across 13 petrifying postcodes comes in at £396,455 – 44% (£120,275) more […]

Vaccinated people less likely to die of any cause: Study

From Newsmax Not only are people vaccinated against COVID-19 less likely to die of that disease, they’re also less likely to die from any cause, a new study shows. Researchers compared 6.4 million people who were fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to 4.6 million people who received flu shots in recent years but weren’t vaccinated against […]