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Archives for December 7, 2021


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UK: New-build homes account for 6.5% of pandemic property purchases

By James Lockett From ProperPR New-build homes account for 6.5% of pandemic property purchases- Here are the nation’s new homes hotspots The latest research by the new-build sales optimisation platform, Unlatch, has revealed where new homes have proved most popular amongst Britain’s homebuyers throughout the pandemic.  The market analysis looked at the total number of new-build […]

UK: Planning permission can boost property prices

By James Lockett From ProperPR The latest research by Birmingham estate and lettings agent, Barrows and Forrester, has revealed how much more your home could make in the current market when selling with the additional benefit of pre-granted planning permission.  Barrows and Forrester analysed data on property prices across 20 major cities, looking at the premium […]

The Digital Revolution in the OECS unfolds!

By Alisha Ally Communications Specialist, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States  & Imran Williams Project Manager, CARDTP, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States Tuesday, December 7, 2021 — A highly strategic project is gaining momentum in the OECS region. The Caribbean Digital Transformation Project (CARDTP) is funded by the World Bank and is being implemented by the Organisation of Eastern […]

OECS Fisheries industry to benefit from Value Chain Studies

By Lench FevrierTechnical Specialist, Agriculture, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States Tuesday, December 7, 2021 — The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Commission through the ACP TradeComII programme has contracted A-Z Information Jamaica Limited to develop three (3) commodity value chain studies as a basis for identifying potential for economic growth and development. The commodities being […]

Maples Group expands London Funds Practice with experienced partner

Maples and Calder, the Maples Group’s law firm, is pleased to announce the relocation of one of its experienced Funds & Investment Management Partners from its Cayman Islands office to London.  Dan Beckett who has been with the firm for over 14 years relocated to the firm’s London office on 1 December 2021.  Notably, the […]

The UWI confers seven retired Professors with ‘Emeritus’ title

The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. W.I. Tuesday, December 7, 2021— The University of the West Indies (The UWI) is pleased to announce the conferral of the title of ‘Emeritus’ on seven retired Professors. The decision on the conferrals was made during a virtual University Finance and General Purposes Committee meeting held in late October.  ‘Emeritus’ […]

IBW21/NAARC – National African American Reparations Commission – A National Reparations Town Hall Meeting

What A National town hall meeting, “Building a Local Reparations Movement” hosted in partnership with the National African American Reparations Commission (NAARC) and FirstRepair. Leaders of municipal reparations initiatives from across the Nation are welcomed. When Friday, December 10, 2021 7PM  Where First Church of God Christian Life Center, 1524 Simpson Street, Evanston, IL. 60201 This event is free […]

US: CAP Statement in support of the protecting Medicare and American farmers from Sequester Cuts Act

CAP supports the introduction and swift passage of the Protecting Medicare and American Farmers from Sequester Cuts Act that would mitigate the impact of various payment cuts on pathologists. WASHINGTON – The College of American Pathologists President Emily E. Volk, MD, FCAP, released the following statement in support and urges quick passage of the Protecting Medicare […]

Cayman: ICCI pLACES 7th in global highly competitive Interscholastic OpenCase Competition

ICCI MBA STUDENTS INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED [Newlands, Grand Cayman, December 6, 2021] — On Friday December 3rd, a seven-member team of Master of Business Administrations students from the International College of the Cayman Islands, received recognition that they had placed as one of the top 10 teams from around the world in an International Business Case […]