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Archives for December 6, 2021

Cayman: Five persons arrested following West Bay Operation

From RCIPS On Friday morning, 3 December, RCIPS officers in West Bay conducted searches at two addresses in the vicinity of West Church Street, under the Misuse of Drugs Act. Upon the arrival of officers at the first address, two men attempted to evade police and flee from the premises. One of the men was […]

Cayman: Landfill Fire Extinguished, Crews Remain on Scene

Grand Cayman, 06 December 2021 (GIS)– Fire crews and equipment remain on site at the George Town Landfill, after extinguishing a fire early this morning.             The Cayman Islands Fire Service (CIFS) was dispatched to the scene at 10.20 p.m. shortly before 10.30p.m. (Sunday, 5 December), and, worked alongside the Department of Environmental Health (DEH) to extinguish […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update – Monday 6 December, 127 NEW Positives

Grand Cayman – At 8 a.m. on Monday, 6 December Chief Medical Officer Dr. John Lee reported that 1,777 PCR tests had been conducted since 8 a.m. on Friday, 3 December. The Public Health Department reported 127 positive results from these tests, with two in travellers and 125 coming from the community.  These results brought the number of […]

Cayman: DEH urges safe disposal of batteries

Grand Cayman, December 6, 2021 – The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) is encouraging the public to safely dispose of used batteries in the light of the recent fire at the George Town landfill on Sunday night (5/12/21). “All batteries should be handled with care. Batteries that have been improperly disposed of can damage the environment, […]

Trump-linked stocks get a boost after Social Media Venture raises $1B

Shares of a clutch of companies linked to former U.S President Donald Trump rose in premarket trading on Monday, after his new social media venture said it had raised nearly $1 billion from a group of unidentified investors. Digital World Acquisition Corp, the blank-check acquisition firm that plans to take Trump Media & Technology Group […]

Professor Sir Hilary Beckles receives Antigua and Barbuda’s Governor-General’s highest honour

The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. W.I. Monday, 6 December, 2021—At an investiture ceremony held on December 4, 2021, Governor-General of Antigua and Barbuda, His Excellency Sir Rodney Williams, conferred the Governor General’s Faithful and Meritorious Award’s highest honour, the Cross and Plaque, upon Vice-Chancellor of The University of the West Indies (The UWI), Professor Sir Hilary […]

Vaping tips for beginners

If you are just starting with vaping, chances are you feel overwhelmed and confused about everything concerning vaping. Worry not; in this article today, we give you vaping tips that will have you vaping like a pro in no time. We discuss the suitable e-liquids to use, the right vape kits to buy like these […]

John Gizzi Remembers Bob Dole

By John Gizzi From Newsmax Any reporter who had the pleasure of covering Bob Dole grew very sad on Sunday morning after learning of his death. I certainly did.  Dole had the memory of the Republican’s emblematic elephant. But he also took defeat and criticism with his signature sarcastic and somewhat snarky humor. Having finally won […]

IOC Sustainability Report highlights 2017−2020 achievements across the Olympic Movement Release Date: 06 December 2021

06 Dec 2021 – The third International Olympic Committee (IOC) Sustainability Report notes that the IOC has achieved 15 of its 18 sustainability objectives for the period 2017-2020, raising its ambition to address climate change and helping to make sustainability mainstream across the Olympic Movement. The report also reveals the organisation’s 17 new objectives for 2021-2024, focusing on climate, biodiversity […]

Cayman Enterprise City Newsletter – December 2021

From Charlie Kirkonnell nnovate. Connect. Collaborate. Hello True to our mission of supporting the next generation, we’re pleased to announce that our workforce development initiative, Enterprise Cayman, has rebranded and relaunched as a non-profit organisation (NPO). Together with our growing special economic zone community, we’re working to develop an ecosystem that truly fosters collaboration, promotes innovation, […]