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BLOOD MOON ECLIPSE ON NOW 9:30PM SUN 15 MAY

Happening right now (10:02 Grand Cayman Time) Sunday night, May 15, a gorgeous total eclipse of the Moonis happening and the sky is clear. It’s especially welcome since it’s been years since we’ve had a true total lunar eclipse, says Bob Berman writing in ALMANAC. https://www.almanac.com/blood-moon-total-lunar-eclipse-sweeps-across-americas-may-15-2022 “Totality starts just before 11:30 PM and lasts about an hour […]

First Dakar 2026 initiatives underway

03 May 2022 – The first Dakar 2026 initiatives were launched through the Olympic Values Education Programme (OVEP), with 60 future OVEP implementers taking part in a training course to help them develop their own educational programmes around the Olympic values. Since the start of spring, Senegal has been celebrating sport and its values with activities organised in the lead-up […]

IOC and Airbnb Athlete Travel Grant applications open for a second year

03 May 2022 – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and International Paralympic Committee (IPC), in partnership with Worldwide Olympic Partner Airbnb, are once again offering athletes the opportunity to apply for a USD 2,000 Airbnb Athlete Travel Grant to support them on their Olympic and Paralympic journeys. Applications are open until 20 May 2022, find out more […]

Aventador Ultimae: Lamborghini’s latest pure V12 on the road

The Aventador Ultimae Coupé and Roadster en route together for the first time, taking a trip from the sea to the mountains Sant’Agata Bolognese, 2 May 2022 – Lamborghini Aventador LP 780-4 Ultimae, in a limited edition of 350 coupés and 250 roadsters, pays homage to the iconic naturally-aspirated V12 engine; a concentration of the purest […]

GENESIS GV60

The exciting growth and success of Genesis continues with the launch of its first dedicated electric vehicle, all-new GV60, a model that embodies the brand’s journey towards electrification. A significant addition to the Genesis family and a bold statement of the brand’s pursuit of a sustainable future, GV60 offers unrivalled technology, premium design and driver […]

Kia announces April 2022 global sales results

April global sales at 238,538 units, down 5.8% y/y  Sales outside of Korea recorded 188,443 units, down 6.8% y/y Sales in Korea recorded 50,095 units, down 2.0% y/y Kia to continue creating sales momentum and enhancing profitability through new models, such as the Kia EV6  Kia Corporation recorded total global sales of 238,538 units in […]

Let your style soar with the Jeremy Scott x adidas Originals JS New Wings

adidas and Jeremy Scott are reprising their iconic collaboration by bringing back the notorious JS Wings. Offered in both adult and kids sizes, this incarnation of the reissued high-top silhouette features the designer’s signature wing attachment and illustrated tongue details. Building on the momentum of adidas’ recent Forum releases, the brand revives one of its […]

The IOC welcomes Leandro Larrosa as new IOC Director of Digital Engagement and Marketing

29 Apr 2022 – Leandro Larrosa will become the Director of Digital Engagement and Marketing (DE&M) at the International Olympic Committee (IOC) from the beginning of May 2022. The Argentina-born communications and marketing expert joins the IOC with a wealth of experience in building brands and leading digitally innovative programmes in both Latin America and Europe. […]

Cayman: DLP Director approves increase in annual pensions disbursement

The Department of Labour & Pensions has increased the annual disbursement of funds under Retirement Savings Arrangements (RSA) by 3.3 percent to match the 2021 rise in the Cayman Islands’ cost of living. This means that individuals who receive funds through an RSA, will get access to more funds annually.  The recent release by the Economics […]

Cayman: A&E walk-in entrance to relocate during Discover Day weekend

The Health Services Authority (HSA) Accident & Emergency (A&E) walk-in entrance will be temporarily relocated from Saturday 14th May through Monday 16th May 2022 due to ongoing facility updates to improve the patient experience.   Patients requiring emergency care may access A&E using the entrance to the left of the ambulance bay.  Signage and security will be in […]