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Archives for November 17, 2021

Concacaf announces details for 2022 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League draw

Official draw to take place on December 15, 2021, in Miami, FL  Competition will begin play in third week of February and conclude with a second leg Final in first week of May Champion will represent the Confederation at the 2022 FIFA Club World Cup Miami, FL (Wednesday, November 17, 2021) – Concacaf has announced the draw procedures […]

NGCI: Join us for “The Business of Art – Intellectual Property 101” with Candace Westby – Nov 30

From National Gallery of the Cayman Islands

CARIFORUM-UK EPA virtual summit set to boost trade opportunities between Caribbean and UK

Bridgetown, BARBADOS.A high-level virtual summit taking place on 24 November will help Caribbean and UK businesses capitalise on trade and investment opportunities under the recent Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between the UK and 14 Caribbean countries in the Caribbean Forum (CARIFORUM).  The Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export) in partnership with the UK Department of […]

Episcopal Relief & Development launches Year-End Match Campaign to support Transformative Work in Priority Areas of Women, Children and Climate

November 17, 2021: Episcopal Relief & Development is kicking off its annual Year-End Match, offering supporters the opportunity to transform lives with twice the impact this holiday season. Thanks to a very generous group of donors, contributions that Episcopal Relief & Development receives between now and the end of the year will be doubled, dollar for dollar, […]

Cayman: The Ranger Review

In this newsletter: ~It’s time to say bon voyage to Dinara and say hello to new lead ranger Haileigh!~ ~10 new rangers are introduced to Cayman’s mangrove ecosystems via a workshop run by the Mangrove Education Project.~ ~Junior Rangers take a journey to the roots of the sea on a Halloween snorkel trip.~ ~The Cayman […]

The growing crisis in Ethiopia — Exploring pathways to Justice, Peace and Reconciliation

November 16, 2021, New York, NY — The Pan African Unity Dialogue (PAUD), an initiative of the Institute of the Black World 21st Century (IBW) will broadcast a virtual international forum examining the factors that have contributed to the growing crisis in Ethiopia and its implications for the Horn of Africa region and for the African […]

Scotiabank Cayman expands digital strategy with the launch of “Cashless” Branch

Scotiabank Cayman has again advanced its digital adoption strategy with the introduction of a “cashless” operating model that will be implemented at its South Sound Branch location on December 1. Making the announcement, , VP & Country Head, shared that after the conversion, the branch located on Crewe Road will be focused on offering financial advice […]

Cayman: The Health Services Authority provides good quality pharmacy services for outpatients but can improve this further

The report “HSA Outpatient Pharmacy Services” was issued today by the Office of the Auditor General (OAG). Auditor General, Sue Winspear says “The Health Services Authority provides vital pharmacy services for a large proportion of the population, including many of our most vulnerable people.” Ms. Winspear continues, “It is pleasing, therefore, to be able to report that […]

Cabinet of the Cayman Islands – Post Meeting Summary, Tue, 9th Nov, 2021

His Excellency the Governor Mr. Martyn Roper, OBE, chaired the meeting of the Cabinet held on Tuesday, 9th November 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 2 work permit exemptions under section 53 (1) (b) of the Immigration […]

How to exercise safely in a tropical environment

A healthy exercise routine benefits us on many levels. It keeps us fit, focused, and energized, impacting our mind and body equally. Still, with a change of climate, we might experience difficulties that affect our usual abilities and performance. That’s completely normal since we are creatures of habits. Adaptation to the environment is necessary for restoring […]