December 6, 2022

Archives for November 5, 2022

Cayman Connection appoints new Executive Director

Microsoft Word – New Executive Director Announced – Cayman Connection .docx Cayman Connection, a not-for-profit global organisation connecting and supporting Caymanians overseas, is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Executive Director. Cayman-born Ashlea Smith who is currently residing in the UK, has taken on the role part time this month and will hit […]

PAHO/WHO Connecting for Health

Connecting for Health Monthly Newsletter | No. 13 | November 2022 Cholera’s resurgence in Haiti a reminder of how quickly diseases spread, PAHO Director says The recent cholera outbreak in Haiti, a steady increase in monkeypox cases, ongoing COVID-19 infections and low polio vaccination rates heighten the need for health emergency preparedness in the region of […]

Reebok’s Peppa Pig Collection

Reebok announces Peppa Pig Collection inspired by Peppa’s Family & Friends (BOSTON) November 4, 2022 – Today Reebok announces its third Reebok x Peppa Pig kids-only collection based on the popular preschool brand from Hasbro, Inc., a global branded entertainment leader. This comes on the heels of the first two previous Reebok x Peppa Pig collections […]

Caribbean Market Overview – November 2022

From CIBC FirstCaribbean Caribbean Economic Overview Summary: The global economic slowdown became more entrenched in Q2 led by quarterly real GDP declines in the US, Russia, and China, and weakening growth in several other major economies. In addition to the humanitarian and economic toll in Ukraine and the impact of sanctions on Russia’s economic output, knock-on […]

OECS Commission hosts High Level UK Delegation Ahead of COP27

By Nyus Alfred Communications Officer, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States Friday, November 4, 2022 — The OECS Commission hosted a High Level Delegation from the United Kingdom on Wednesday November 2, 2022 in Castries, Saint Lucia. The UK Delegation, headed by  Director General for Latin America, Africa and the Caribbean  at the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development […]

Local interventions crucial to getting back on track to achieve malaria elimination targets

Washington, D.C., 4 November, 2022 (PAHO) – As malaria continues to threaten the lives of around 138 million people in the region, in the run up to Malaria Day in the Americas, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) calls on countries to focus on local level surveillance and response to tackle the root cause of the disease.  […]

Reuters Newsmaker: How Mondelez is navigating soaring costs and uncertainty

REUTERS NEWSMAKER DIRK VAN DE PUT CEO, MONDELĒZ TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 20222.00PM EST / 7.00PM GM Please join us for a live REUTERS NEWSMAKER interview with Dirk Van de Put, CEO and Chairman of Mondelēz International Inc.  Tuesday, November 8, 2022 | 2.00pm EST / 7.00pm GMT Having led the maker of Milka chocolate for five years, Van de Put […]

Cayman Post Offices Closed on Tuesday, 8 November 2022

Grand Cayman, 4 November 2022 – The Cayman Islands Postal Service wishes to inform the public that all Post Offices across the Cayman Islands will be closed to the public on Tuesday, 8 November 2022 to facilitate staff training.  All post offices in all districts of Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac and Little Cayman will reopen for business […]

5 reasons to invest in the Caribbean

Considering Investment in the Caribbean? Join Global business and thought leaders at #CIF2022 where they explore the benefits of investing in the Caribbean. 5 REASONS TO INVEST IN THE CARIBBEAN IN 2022 Secure Your Tickets Meet Our Corporate Partners #CIF2022 is made possible through the support of some of the Region’s leading organisations. Why Attend? Join Over […]

Energy Efficiency Products Duty Waived

The Cayman Islands Government recently approved duty waivers on several energy efficient devices and building materials. Once an amendment is made to Schedule 1 of the Customs and Tariff Act, duty will be set to 0% for spray polyurethane foam insulation, polyurethane foam sheets, low e-film for windows, smart thermostats and smart home energy monitors. […]