December 8, 2021

Archives for November 4, 2021

Cayman – Sudden Death: Water related incident involving an infant

Just before midday, yesterday, 3 November, police were informed by the 9-1-1 Communications Unit of a report of an unresponsive infant boy at the West Bay Clinic. Officers attended the West Bay Clinic and were informed that the infant and his parents were at a beach along the Seven Mile Beach, when the infant began […]

Cayman: Police investigate report of Sexual Assault at Frances Bodden Children’s Home

From RCIPS On Wednesday, 3 November, RCIPS officers received a report of a sexual assault of a child who stays at the Frances Bodden Children’s Home. The incident was reported to have taken place on the night of Tuesday, 2 November when a male intruder entered the home. The matter is currently under investigation by […]

Digital Cayman elects Executive Committee

4th November, 2021 The new industry body representing Cayman’s tech sector has taken its next step by electing the organization’s first full Executive Committee at its AGM on October 28th. Mr. Blair Lilford of SALT Technology Group has been elected as Digital Cayman’s first President. Blair will lead a group of  technology, finance, legal and risk […]

The high prevalence of non-communicable diseases in the Caribbean is exacerbating the pandemic’s impact and hindering the subregion’s progress towards sustainable development

Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of ECLAC, and Camillo Gonsalves, Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Information Technology of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, led a seminar on this issue prior to the 20th meeting of the Monitoring Committee of the Caribbean Development and Cooperation Committee. From ECLAC (November 4, 2021) The high prevalence of non-communicable diseases […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 4 November 2021, 126 NEW Positives, 116,507 vaccinations given (76 active cases in the Sister Islands)

From Ministry of Health Grand Cayman, 4 November 2021 – The Public Health Department is reporting that as of 8 a.m. Wednesday, 3 November, there had been 1,115 PCR tests conducted in the prior 24 hours. Of these, there were 126 positive tests comprising one traveller and 125 from the community. These results bring the number […]

UPDATE: Cayman – West Bay Man Formally Charged with Possession of an Unlicensed Firearm

From RCIPS April 4 2021 A 22-year-old man of West Bay has been formally charged with Possession of an Unlicensed Firearm, after surrendering to custody on 26 October. The charge is in relation to an incident that took place on 10 July, 2021. (see details below) The man appeared before the court today, 4 November, […]

Audiophile Masters Volume 2

From PS Audio Various Artists Our finest compilation album yet Audiophile Masters, Volume II is available as a stereo SACD and download bundle and features 10 all-new high-performance tracks, ranging from a spacious string quartet by composer Michael McLean to the soulful funk of saxophonist Briana Harris, the acoustic guitar duo of Taylor Sims and Kyle […]

WHO Director-General’s opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 4 November 2021

More than 5 million deaths have now been reported, and we know the real number is higher. Last week, 56 countries, from all regions, reported an increase in deaths from COVID-19 of more than 10%. Yesterday we added another new tool, with the Emergency Use Listing of Covaxin, the 8th vaccine to receive WHO validation for safety, […]

Cayman: Police investigate attempted robbery at Seven Mile Beach

From RCIPS Shortly before 1:40AM today, 4 November, officers responded to a report of an attempted robbery which had taken place at the Seven Mile Public Beach. It was reported that 3 men were seated near the parking lot when two masked persons, a man and woman, exited a vehicle nearby and approached them. One […]

Get a Direct Support Grant

From Caribbean Export Download the Updated Application Form – see bellow Download the Updated Application Form Learn more and apply The Direct Support Grants Programme (DSGP) was developed in response to the immediate need for firms to retool and mitigate the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Caribbean Export has allocated funds for CARIFORUM firms, […]