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Archives for December 2, 2021

COVID-19 Update – Thursday 2 December 2021, 8 a.m., 120 NEW Positives, 125,273 vaccinations given

Grand Cayman – At 8 a.m. on Thursday, 2 December Chief Medical Officer Dr. John Lee reported that 807 PCR tests had been conducted since 8 a.m. on Wednesday, 1 December. The Public Health Department reported 120 positive results from these tests, all coming from the community. These results brought the number of active cases of COVID-19 […]

Craig Green debuts his first sole created with adidias originals: CG SCUBA PHORMAR

adidas Originals and Craig Green are proud to introduce CG SCUBA PHORMAR, featuring the first sole the celebrated British designer has created with adidas Originals. The ergonomic sole wraps around the foot, defined by a ridged texture that echoes both the quilting in Green’s collections as well as the adidas 3-stripes. The upper evolves the […]

IOC Statement on the situation of Peng Shuai

02 Dec 2021 – We share the same concern as many other people and organisations about the well-being and safety of Peng Shuai. This is why, just yesterday, an IOC team held another video call with her. We have offered her wide-ranging support, will stay in regular touch with her, and have already agreed on a […]

[Last Call] China Conference: United States 2021 | Navigating the new normal in US-China relations

South China Morning Post 3rd annual China Conference: United States, which will be held next week on Dec 7-8, 2021. The swearing in of Joe Biden as the new US president brought with it the opportunity to change course in US-China relations, which had arguably hit its lowest point in several decades. However, while there have been […]

‘Crypto Day’ at next week’s vGlobal conference

‘Crypto Day’ at next week’s FREE OffshoreAlert vGlobal virtual conference will focus on investigating and recovering virtual assets. The day will begin with a session asking whether crypto is ‘The Future of Money or Fool’s Gold’, presented by former FBI agent Gregory Coleman. Then Chainalysis’ Ethan McMahon will provide the latest intelligence from the crypto world, focusing on financial […]

Children SAFE after smoke detected at Theoline Primary School

The Department of Education Services (DES) advises that the Theoline McCoy Primary School activated its emergency fire response procedure this morning (2 December) after smoke was detected in the vicinity of its mechanical room. The Cayman Islands Fire Service (CIFS) and the DES Facilities Management team were immediately called to assess the situation, which occurred […]

Quit your job and move to the Caribbean – How to make this work

It’s safe to say that we all had moments in life when we wanted to quit our jobs, leave everything, and move to one of the tropical islands in the Caribbean. But what if you actually do it? What if you bite the bullet and move to the Caribbean next month? This may sound crazy, […]

LLAMA WTTC A ELIMINAR RESTRICCIONES DE VIAJE POR VARIANTE ÓMICRON

El cierre de fronteras no funciona para frenar la Covid-19 y causa daño económico y social incalculable​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​La opción es acelerar la producción de vacunas y, sobre todo, su pronta aplicación en las naciones que lo necesitan El WTTC está a favor de los viajes responsables, aplicación de pruebas, uso de mascarillas y sana distancia; […]

New Permanent Observer of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States presents Letter of Nomination to the Director-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva

Media Release Courtesy of the United Nations Information Service (Geneva) Thursday, December 2, 2021 — Colin Murdoch, the new Permanent Observer of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States to the United Nations Office at Geneva, on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, presented his letter of nomination to Tatiana Valovaya, Director-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva.  Prior […]

IOC Executive Board meeting in December – Details

02 Dec 2021 – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board (EB) will hold a remote meeting between Tuesday 7 December and Thursday 9 December 2021 from Olympic House, Lausanne. Over the course of three days, the EB is scheduled to receive updates on the activities of the Olympic Movement, the IOC commissions and the IOC administration, as well […]