January 25, 2022

Archives for January 13, 2022

Cayman: Opposition urges Government to change course over proposed US$400M 30-year Bond

On behalf of the Members of the Opposition I want to express our concern with the announcement that the PACT Government is considering issuing a US$400M 30-year bond. Our concerns include: the rushed and unexpected nature of the announcement, particularly as no mention of this was made at the recently concluded Budget and Finance Committee […]

Cayman: Grand Court Session Formally Opens

Following a ceremonial inspection of an honour guard by an RCIPS contingent, the Chief Justice, Hon. Anthony Smellie, QC, accepted a motion today to formally open the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands. In attendance at the ceremony were His Excellency the Governor, Mr. Martyn Roper, Premier and former practising attorney, Hon. Wayne Panton, Deputy […]

UK: Boris Johnson: Senior Tories urge PM to quit after party apology

From BBC Boris Johnson is facing calls from senior Tories to resign after he admitted attending a drinks party during lockdown. The prime minister apologised for the way he handled the event in the Downing Street garden in May 2020 and said he understood the public’s “rage” over it.  Cabinet members including deputy PM Dominic […]

NYIC dismisses GOP lawsuit as ‘purely partisan attack’ on immigrant communities, democracy

By Nelson A. King From Caribbean Life The New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC), an umbrella policy and advocacy organization for more than 200 immigration groups in New York State, on Monday dismissed as “purely a partisan attack” on immigrant communities and democracy a lawsuit by several New York Republican officials that seeks to stop more […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update Thursday, 13 January 2022, 380 NEW Positives [11 in Sister Islands], Probable Omicron cases at 2,058

Please see the press release and video by Dr Newton explaining the rationale for the upcoming change in reporting. While the daily update will temporarily report reduced statistics for the next six days, numbers of traveler and community positives should be included again from tomorrow. Deaths will be included as needed. Also available on our website at: https://www.ieyenews.com/cayman-covid-19-reporting-shifts-to-match-international-practices/ Grand […]

Audiophile Masters, Volume III

From Scott McGowan, PS Audio Various Artists State of the art audiophile recordings Audiophile Masters, Volume III is available as a stereo SACD and download bundle and features 10 all-new high-performance tracks, ranging from Monica Marie Labonte’s beautiful Loving You with Eric Wiggs on the dobro and Bradley Morse on the bass, to drummer Michelle Pietrafitta’s powerful Moonbeam, and […]

League of Legends

Kia partners with League of Legends European Championship 2022 offering unique fan experiences Kia continues main partnership with the League of Legends European Championship (LEC) for the fourth consecutive year  Various innovative experiences to be offered to LEC fans with leading players participating in ‘Kia Player of the Game segment’ Kia Corporation will be joining […]

Cayman COVID-19 Reporting Shifts to Match International Practices

Grand Cayman – Public Health has shifted from daily reporting of COVID-19 statistics to weekly after an assessment led by interim Chief Medical Officer Dr. Autilia Newton and visiting advisors from the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) in early December 2021. Going forward with immediate effect from Wednesday, 19 January, the report will document an epidemiological week, […]

UK: Homebuyers set to spend thousands on home improvements in 2022

From James Lockett ProperPR After a busy year for the UK property market, GetAgent.co.uk has revealed the New Year’s resolutions homebuyers are setting for their home and the improvements they’re planning to spend thousands on in the process. Above and beyond the aspiration of owning our own property, we also like to make our house a home […]

UK: London still home to the most £1m+ transactions

From James Lockett ProperPR Research by Henry Dannell, the leading specialist in bespoke mortgage solutions, has revealed how London remains the nation’s million pound property market hotspot despite a tough year that saw the capital trail the rest of the UK where house price appreciation is concerned.  The research shows that: – Across England and Wales, […]