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Archives for June 20, 2022

The UWI Seismic Research Centre cops global award for managing La Soufrière crisis 

From The University of The West Indies he UWI Seismic Research Centre, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago W.I. June 17, 2022—High commendation was bestowed on The University of the West Indies (The UWI) from the world’s leading global volcanological association. The regional University’s Seismic Research Centre (UWI SRC), located at the St. Augustine Campus, was […]

Cayman Public Advisory: RCIPS see increase in reports of “Sextortion”

From RCIPS Over the last two months RCIPS has seen a rise in the number of reported “sextortion” cases, which are usually linked to the sharing of indecent images on social media platforms, such as Facebook. The term “sextortion” relates to the practice of trying to extort money or sexual favours from someone by threatening […]

Transform your approach to marketing | NUS Business School’s Digital Marketing programme

From Emeritus on behalf of NUS Business School Digital Marketing: Strategies, Models and Frameworks Why study Digital Marketing: Strategies, Models and Frameworks? Marketing and advertising in the digital age requires agility and an adoption of the modern tools and tactics necessary for reaching audiences far and wide. Does your business have effective strategies and practices […]

Join the Island Pavilion at the UN Ocean Conference

From Island Innovation The Ocean is the planet’s largest ecosystem, regulating the climate, and providing livelihoods for billions. But its health is in danger. The upcoming UN Ocean Conference will be an important opportunity to redress the damagethat mankind continues to inflict on marine life and livelihoods.  Register to the Island Pavilion at the UN Ocean Conference to receive the most relevant […]

Cayman Prep A to play St Ignatius in the final

2022 Inter-Primary Cricket Competition Weekly Review The seventh and final round of games in the 2022 Inter-Primary Cricket Competition were played on Friday, June 17, with schools jostling for final positions in Zone A. St. Ignatius Catholic defeated Cayman Prep B 85 runs to 84 runs to capture first place in in Zone A with […]

Health City Cayman Islands partners with OceanMed to perform first robotic surgery in the Cayman Islands

Adding to its long track record of surgical firsts in the Cayman Islands and the Caribbean, Health City Cayman Islands continues to establish itself as a leader in the innovative delivery of medical care with the introduction of robotic assisted laparoscopic surgeries using the da Vinci X surgical system. The first robotic assisted laparoscopic surgery […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update – 20 June , 102 NEW Positives (17-19 June)

Public Health has released COVID-19 figures for 20 June. Positive cases reported to Public Health during this period are currently as follows: Friday 17/06/2022 48 Saturday 18/06/2022 30 Sunday 19/06/2022 24 There are 871 estimated active cases of COVID-19 in the Cayman Islands. There were six patients hospitalised for COVID-19 related causes, four of whom are unvaccinated. […]

Justin Hastings wins first event

Caymanian Golfer Justin Hastings wins first event of the inaugural Grant Thornton Summer Series 14 June 202 Justin Hastings secured top spot at the first event of the inaugural Grant Thornton Summer Series on Sunday, 12 June. In the 54-hole event, Hastings won with three scores of 74, 71 and 73, for a total of […]

Working From Home: The New Normal

Covid-19 caught us all by surprise, resulting in many of us adapting to work from home. For some, this has been a difficult adjustment – especially if you’re used to working in an office environment. Working from home is the norm today. And surprisingly, many organizations have reported that their employees can actually get work […]

To protect our future, Caribbean Nations must fight harmful fisheries subsidies

Courtesy SDG Knowledge Hub Monday, June 20, 2022 — For generations, fishing and our relationship to the ocean have shaped the cultural heritage of our home nations of Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and the wider Caribbean region. Dishes such as lambi and fried, […]