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Archives for December 23, 2021

Cayman: RCIPS recruits join the Traffic & Roads Policing Unit during the Holidays

From RCIPS The 23 Police Constable trainees of the current RCIPS Recruit Class, who were officially sworn-in on 22 November, are joining the wider police service this holiday season, in order to increase police visibility, boost resources for operation Winter Guardian and provide invaluable experience to the members of the class. The majority of the […]

Cayman: National Security Council visits Coast Guard compound

Grand Cayman, 23 December 2021 (GIS)- Members of the National Security Council (NSC) got an inside look at the work of the Cayman Islands Coast Guard (CICG), during a tour of the organisation’s compound last week. Commander Robert Scotland, who hosted the group, provided the NSC with a briefing of how the CICG is structured. Commander Scotland […]

Cayman: Extra Payment to Government Pensioners for Christmas

Government pensioners will be receiving a $150 ex-gratia payment for Christmas. The Cabinet approved the one-off payment at a special meeting on Tuesday, 21 December 2021.  Deputy Governor and Head of the Civil Service Hon. Franz Manderson expressed his gratitude to the Government for approving this payment: “I thank my Cabinet colleagues for supporting our […]

How to know if the fish tank is the right addition to your living room

Home is the place where one’s heart is. It is a place of relaxation, joy, comfort, and security. In this sense, it is the most important place in our lives and probably the one where we spend most of our time. For this reason, it is important to always make it comfortable so that we […]

Man arrested on Suspicion of Presenting False Travel Document

On Tuesday, 21 December, Customs and Border Control Officers at Owen Roberts International Airport alerted Royal Cayman Islands Police Service officers to a man travelling from Cuba, who had been refused entry after supplying a suspected false travel certificate. The man, age 71, was arrested on suspicion of presenting a false document to immigration authorities, […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update – Thursday 23 December, 60 NEW Positives [72 total suspected Omicron], 132,101 vaccinations given

Grand Cayman, Thursday 23 December 2021 – Chief Medical Officer (Interim) Dr. Autilia Newton reported 60 new cases of COVID-19, eight in travellers and 52 from the community, on Thursday, 23 December. Public Health reported 544 PCR tests were conducted on the previous day.               There were 18 newly suspected Omicron cases on Thursday, 23 December bringing […]

Gebrüder Weiss and Henkel opt for rail

Train transport from Vienna to Düsseldorf reduces CO2 emissions by up to 70% / Innovative rail solution enables flexible, craneless trailer loading Düsseldorf / Vienna / Kruševac / Lauterach, December 20, 2021. The transport and logistics provider Gebrüder Weiss and consumer goods specialist Henkel have expanded their long-standing logistics partnership with an innovative rail concept. Since May […]

Huhtamaki takes major step towards its target of using 100% renewable electricity and a carbon neutral production by 2030…

…by signing the largest solar Power Purchase Agreement in the packaging industry in Europe Carbon neutral production and the use of 100% renewable electricity by 2030 are among Huhtamaki’s sustainability ambitions. The key global provider of sustainable packaging solutions has now taken a significant step towards reaching these ambitions by signing two 10-year virtual Power […]

Simple ways to use your smartphone to boost mental health

By Lynn Allison. From Newsmax Our phones have become an integral part of our lives from morning until bedtime. Being on call 24/7, mindlessly scrolling through social media and wasting time searching information can be a drain on your mental health. However, smartphones can also be used to boost mood, reduce stress, and give you […]

Las Vegas celebrate Hospitality Heroes

LAS VEGAS – The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) and the Vegas Chamber partnered to celebrate the Hospitality Heroes recognition program with a reception today honoring the winners and finalists of 2021, held at the William H. Harrah College of Hospitality at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV). In its inaugural year, the Hospitality […]