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Archives for November 17, 2021

Cayman to Observe International Men’s Day on 19 November

From Ministry of Health & Wellness Grand Cayman, 17 November 2021 – The Cayman Islands is joining the global observation of International Men’s Day on 19 November, with the Family Resource Centre (FRC) hosting the 10th Annual International Men’s Day celebration in the Cayman Islands. Inaugurated in 1999, International Men’s Day (IMD) focuses on men’s and […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update – Wednesday, 17 November 2021, 8 a.m., 239 NEW Positives, 119,998 vaccinations given

Grand Cayman – At 8 a.m. on Wednesday, 17 November Chief Medical Officer Dr. John Lee reported that 1,167 PCR tests had been conducted since 8 a.m. on Tuesday, 16 November.  The Public Health Department reported 239 positive results from these tests, with three in travellers and 236 from the community. These results brought the number of […]

Cayman: Two-vehicle collision involving a motorcycle and a car on Shamrock Road

From RCIPS Just before 8:30AM today, 17 November, police and other emergency services were dispatched by the 9-1-1 Communication Centre to a report of a motor vehicle collision on Shamrock Road involving a motorcycle and a car. The motorcyclist was thrown from the motorcycle and sustained injuries as a result. He was transported to the […]

Cayman: Weekly COVID-19 Trends Report: 7-13 November 2021

Grand Cayman, 17 November 2021 – Acting Director of Primary Healthcare and Deputy Medical Officer of Health Dr. Eryka Simmons today issued a weekly video update from the Public Health Department on trends observed in COVID-19 data over the prior week.  The weekly trends data is being reported by “epidemiological week” which runs from Sunday to […]

UK: The best property hotspots for electric car owners

By James Lockett From ProperPR has taken a look at where across the property market offers the chance of an affordable property purchase for those with an electric car.  The research looks at the areas with an abundance of electric vehicle charging points and below average house prices and shows that: – Across the UK, […]

LA28 launches PlayLA

LA28 launches PlayLA youth sports programme 09 Nov 2021 – LA28, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and LA Parks launched PlayLA at the weekend, an initiative to provide affordable and accessible sports programmes to young people from the city. The initiative is made possible by the LA28 Olympic and Paralympic Games Organising Committee and the International Olympic Committee […]

IOC and UNODC extend collaboration

IOC and UNODC extend collaboration to fight corruption and crime in sport 09 Nov 2021 – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) extended their memorandum of understanding (MoU) to further strengthen the cooperation between the two organisations in fighting corruption and crime in sport. The new agreement […]

New research demonstrates Tax Justice Network’s State of Tax Justice Report based on flawed analysis for Cayman Islands

“Extremely Distorted Estimates” and Other Errors Make New TJN Assessment of Cayman Highly Unreliable GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands – Cayman Finance today is releasing a critical analysis of a new report by the Tax Justice Network, the State of Tax Justice 2021. TJN’s use of extremely distorted estimates and its failure to acknowledge the Cayman Islands’ tax neutrality and significant […]

6 ways posture can help you game longer

If you want to play games longer without developing any pain or sourness in any part of your body, then it is important to maintain a good posture throughout the time you are sitting on a chair. As gamers when playing video games, we tend to play seated on our backs for hours and throughout […]

National Commission to Convene Symposium on Municipal Reparations in Evanston, Illinois

FirstRepair to Host Leaders from Across the Nation New York, NY — Dr. Ron Daniels, Convener of the National African American Reparations Commission (NAARC) announced today that the Commission will convene a National Symposium in Evanston, IL, December 9-11, 2021 for community-based advocates/stakeholders, elected officials, academic and philanthropic partners working on municipal reparatory justice initiatives. The Symposium will […]