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Archives for November 14, 2022

$5,000 donation launches new vocational training partnership

On Tuesday 8 November 2022, a cheque for CI$5,000 was presented to the University College of the Cayman Islands by Cayman Water Company Limited, to launch the beginning of a new vocational training partnership between the two organisations. Cayman Water will support the future workforce of the Cayman Islands by providing a package of support […]

Cayman Partner included in 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds report for 2022

Mourant Partner and Practice Leader of the firm’s Cayman Islands-based Corporate team, Catherine Pham, has been recognised by the Hedge Fund Journal in their Top 50 Women in Hedge Funds report for 2022.  The report is now in its tenth year of recognising and highlighting top female talent in the hedge funds sphere. In this year’s report, 49 […]

For the first time, Cayman’s Financial Services Minister publicly debates Tax Subcommittee Members of EU Parliament

Grand Cayman, 14 November 2022 – Minister for Financial Services and Commerce, the Hon. André Ebanks, today addressed how the Cayman Islands cooperates on tax matters globally, and specifically with the EU, during a meeting with EU Members of Parliament (MEPs). Minister Ebanks said he accepted the invitation to exchange views with the EU Parliament’s Subcommittee […]

Government of St Kitts and Nevis does NOT accept cryptocurrency as a form of payment for its Citizenship by Investment programme

CaribPR Wire, Basseterre, St. Kitts., Nov. 14, 2022: The government of St Kitts and Nevis, along with the Citizenship by Investment Unit of the country, have refuted claims that investors interested in gaining citizenship to the country can pay using cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. The St Kitts and Nevis citizenship by investment programme is the oldest in […]

Cayman remembers

Remembrance Sunday Celebrated Dignitaries and attendees, donned in poppies, gathered together in honour of fallen seafarers and veterans this morning.   Following tradition, the Remembrance Sunday events, which took place at the Elmslie Memorial Church on Grand Cayman and the War Memorial Cenotaph on Cayman Brac, fell silent precisely at 11 a.m. for two minutes […]

ADA Survey: Half of dentists report patients come to appointments high

From Newsmax More and more nervous patients are showing up stoned for dental appointments, often forcing dentists to postpone treatment until the patient sobers up, new survey data shows. As more states are legalizing marijuana, more than half of dentists (52%) report seeing patients high on weed or other drugs, a new survey from the American Dental […]

Repeat COVID increases risk for complications, hospitalization, death

From Newsmax The risk of death, hospitalization and serious health issues from COVID-19 jumps significantly with reinfection compared with a first bout with the virus, regardless of vaccination status, according to a study published on Thursday. “Reinfection with COVID-19 increases the risk of both acute outcomes and long COVID,” said Dr. Ziyad Al-Aly of Washington […]

How to approach aging with play and curiosity

The anti-aging industry is bigger than ever. So many people want to drink from the “fountain of youth” and find ways to look and feel younger as they get older. Anti-aging products make up the cornerstone of our beauty, wellness, and health industries. While there’s nothing wrong with wanting to look and feel your best, […]

adidas Originals and RIMOWA join forces to celebrate German innovation with a special – edition collaboration

This season, two iconic German brands have come together to announce their new collaborative partnership. Both recognized as leaders in their respective fields, adidas and RIMOWA are set to celebrate the spirit of mobility with an inaugural capsule collection that seeks to offer explorers of the world the perfect tools to navigate and escape the […]

Brazil remains the focus of machinery and plant manufacturers

Sao Paolo/Frankfurt, 14. November 2022 – Brazil remains an attractive location for machinery and plant manufacturers from Germany, even after the recent presidential election. According to a recent economic survey by the VDMA, in which almost 80 member companies in Brazil took part, half of the respondents expect an increase in incoming orders in the next […]