May 20, 2022

Archives for May 5, 2022

Cayman: Police concerned about anti-social behaviour by groups of youths at Camana Bay

RCIPS Community Policing Officers have been working with Camana Bay Property Management to address escalating occurrences of anti-social behavior carried out predominantly by groups of youths at Camana Bay. CCTV footage and photo evidence shows vandalized toilets, chairs thrown into the waterways, golf carts commandeered and crashed into obstacles, and groups of youths on bikes holding […]

Connecting for Health

More must be done to protect nursing workforce as COVID-19 cases rise in the Americas, says PAHO Director As COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations once again rise in the Americas, Dr. Carissa F. Etienne, has called on countries to urgently increase investments to develop and retain the nursing workforce, ahead of International Nurses Day. Read more | Leer […]

Cayman: Man Charged with Attempted Rape

From RCIPS On Monday night, 2 May, officers received a report of an attempted rape at an address off Tropical Gardens Road, George Town. It was reported that, earlier that morning, a woman had been at her place of residence when a man known to her came to the location. While at the location the […]

More must be done to protect nursing workforce as COVID cases rise in the Americas, says PAHO Director

Nurses play a central role in vaccination programs and in caring for those that fall ill. Countries must double investments and improve policies to support “backbone” of health care systems Washington D.C., 4 May (PAHO) – As COVID cases and hospitalizations once again rise in the Americas – by 12.7% since last week – the Pan […]

Is it the reckoning of Facebook (aka Meta)? Martin

By Melissa Martin Meta Platforms, Inc, (formerly known as Facebook, Inc) operates as a global social technology company. The company engages in the development of social media applications as well as virtual and augmented reality products allowing users to connect through mobile devices, personal computers and other platforms.   What else does Facebook own?  The company […]

Genesis announces full GV60 pricing and specification for UK

GV60 is the first all-electric Genesis to be introduced in the UK  Pricing starts from £47,005 for the Premium and top at £65,405 for the Sport Plus London, UK: Genesis Motor UK has announced the full pricing and specification for the GV60, the brand’s first dedicated electric platform-based vehicle. GV60 is available in a choice of […]

IFAD Vice President to meet Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente and ministers in Rwanda 

Investments in climate smart, small-scale agriculture in support of rural women and youth at centre of discussions Rome, 5 May 2022 – The Vice President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Dominik Ziller, will meet with Edouard Ngirente, Prime Minister of the Republic of Rwanda, as well as other high-level government officials during a […]

Cayman: Opposition responds to the DG’s Statement on the Dubai Expo and the Overseas Offices

On behalf of the Members of the Opposition, I welcome the release of the Deputy Governor’s Statement on the Office of the Auditor General’s findings on the Dubai World Expo and the Cayman Islands Overseas Offices.   The Deputy Governor’s Statement confirms that the Auditor General was incorrect in her findings in the report that the spending on the […]

Cayman: Clifton Hunter High School (CHHS) hosts another successful Career Fair

Thirty-four local employers, educational establishments, government agencies, and community partners showcased their organisations’ work during Clifton Hunter High School’s (CHHS) Career Fair held in its auditorium last Friday (29 April). Included in the group were the Department of Education Services (DES), the Public Works Department (PWD), the Cayman Islands Health Services Authority (HSA), interactive exhibitors […]

Cayman: Butterfield adjusts rates in response to FED Funds increase

Butterfield Bank (Cayman) Limited (“Butterfield”) announced that, in step with the recent increase in the US Federal Funds Rate, it has adjusted its Prime Rate for US and CI dollar lending for residential mortgages, consumer loans and corporate loans. The US and CI dollar prime rates for residential mortgages, consumer loans and corporate loans will […]