May 26, 2022

Archives for December 17, 2021

NEW: COVID-19 Update – Friday, 17 December, 35 NEW Positives, 4 CONFIRMED OMICRON cases, 130,608 vaccinations given

Public Health has amended the epidemiological day to be considered as midnight to midnight to simplify reporting processes and to present findings for complete days. On Friday, 17 December Chief Medical Officer (Interim) Dr. Autilia Newton reported that 760 PCR tests were conducted from midnight 15 December to midnight 16 December. The Public Health Department […]

Cayman: New COVID-19 Regulations Issued as Part of Omicron Response

Grand Cayman, 17 December 2021 – New COVID-19 regulations have come into effect in response to the highly transmissible Omicron variant being detected in the Cayman Islands. The regulations, which take effect today Friday 17 December, include notable changes to testing protocols, public gathering limits and bar/nightclub operating hours.   TravelThe additional quarantine requirement for travelers from […]

The UWI Five Islands Campus receives full national registration from ABNAB

The UWI Five Islands Campus, Antigua and Barbuda, Monday, December 13, 2021. — The University of the West Indies (UWI) Five Islands Campus is now fully registered with the highest accreditation body in Antigua and Barbuda. The campus which was established in 2019, received its certificate of full registration from the Antigua and Barbuda National […]

The UWI and CDEMA renew commitment to chart resilient pathways

The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. Thursday, December 16, 2021—The University of the West Indies (The UWI) and the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on December 9, 2021, to renew a joint commitment to driving resilience in the Caribbean. The MoU supports the recently launched Caribbean Resilient Recovery Facility, […]

Concacaf and FIFA confirm schedule for January’s Final Round matches of men’s World Cup Qualifying

2 games will be played between January 27 and February 2, 2022Miami, FL (Friday, December 17, 2021) – Concacaf and FIFA have confirmed the schedule for the region’s men’s FIFA World Cup Qualifying matches taking place during the International Match Window of January 2022. For the Final Round of Concacaf’s Qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup […]

Caribbean Market Overview – 2021 Q4

From CIBC FirstCaribbean Caribbean Economic Overview Summary: The global economic recovery progressed in the first half of 2021, despite the unrelenting pandemic. In its October 2021 World Economic Outlook, the IMF suggested that economic activity’s adjustment to the COVID-19 environment alongside vaccines’ efficacy in preventing severe illness, buttressed the revival of productive output. However, unequal vaccine […]

Round of 16 schedule announced for 2022 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League

16 clubs will compete to be crowned regional club champion and the right to represent Concacaf at the 2022 FIFA Club World Cup Miami, FL (Friday, December 17, 2021) – Concacaf has announced the schedule for the 2022 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League (SCCL) Round of 16 matches. The eight matchups between the 16 participating clubs will […]

Does PEMF therapy really work?

PEMF Pulsed Healthcare treats your cells like batteries. It is normal for them to slowly lose energy. At the end of the day, your body and mind may feel tired and drained. This boosts your natural energy and encourages your body to periodically work with PEMF therapy which sends magnetic energy into the body. These […]

How to safely manage your new project effectively in remote setting: Helpful tips

Working from home is gradually becoming the norm rather than the exception for many people. Due to the Covid-19 epidemic, we’ve already begun transitioning towards working remotely.  Workplaces are becoming more adaptable to the needs of their workers as a result. Operations in every field have worked out how to run near-fully secure remote businesses in […]

Surprise your loved ones with these kitchen appliances

The holidays are upon us! Aside from the snuggle-up weather and added cheer in the air, gift-giving is also in people’s minds. If you’re looking for something practical, check out these kitchen appliances that any of your loved ones will go gaga for.  Quesadilla maker: Here’s one that would really wow anyone who loves to […]