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Archives for December 29, 2022

ST. Kitts and Nevis to benefit from Afreximbank $1.5 Billion for participating Caribbean countries

Basseterre, St. Kitts and Nevis, December 29, 2022 [Press Secretary’s Office]: The Board of Directors of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has approved US$1.5 billion funding to enable member states of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) that have ratified the Partnership Agreement with Afreximbank to tap into the Bank’s various financial opportunities. Following the introduction of the […]

Legal self-defense weapons that you might want to own

Self-defense is a situational awareness and personal safety tactic, not a weapon. With that being said, there are certain legal weapons that can help you defend yourself in an emergency. This blog post will explore some of the different types of self-defense weapons that are available to purchase. Learn about which ones might be right […]

6 great tools you should use if you are the DIY type

Are you the type of person who loves tackling projects around your home? Whether improving your home’s curb appeal, rewiring a light fixture, or constructing a piece of furniture on your own, DIY-ers require the right tools for success. These include hand tools such as hammers, screwdrivers, and saws, and power tools such as drills. […]

Throwing a dinner party without breaking the bank: The Complete Guide

Dinner parties are a great way to socialize and show off your culinary skills without breaking the bank. And while it’s true that dinner parties can be expensive, with careful planning and budgeting, you can throw a great party without breaking the bank. Here are some tips to help you plan your next dinner party […]

Cayman: NRA updates community on ongoing projects

The National Roads Authority (NRA) are continuing their Capital Works programme across the island to improve Grand Cayman’s roadway systems. The NRA have made significant progress on several major projects this year, including the Linford Pierson Highway expansion, East West Arterial construction, the Airport Connector Road (ACR) and the Crewe Rd and Hurley Merren Blvd […]

Clear Masks

Cayman: Clear Masks option available for HSA hearing impaired patients With facemasks still a requirement for staff, patients and visitors at all Health Services Authority (HSA) locations, the organisation realizes the communication challenge this may pose to those who are hearing-impaired. Patients who have difficulty hearing can request their HSA healthcare providers use a clear […]

Christmas Day

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio Christmas is a holiday not celebrated everywhere, so perhaps it makes sense to share a few kind words that hopefully resonate universally. A simple poem from the American design engineer Norman Brooks: “Christmas is forever, not for just one day,for loving, sharing, giving, are not to put awaylike bells […]

WATCH: Qatar, boycotts & orphanage trafficking

By Miriam Karmali, From Freedom United Are you looking for something to watch in the holiday lull? We’ve got you covered!  From forced labor allegations that marred the Qatar World Cup, to the role of boycotts and bans in holding companies accountable for forced labor, we sat down with excellent guests from all over the world to dissect modern slavery crises happening […]

29 Dec Weather in Cayman

Thu 29 December 2022 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS A decrease in cloudiness and showers is expected over the Cayman area throughout the day as the cold front over the northwest Caribbean dissipates. Today:  Sun and clouds mixed. Tonight: Clear to partly cloudy. Chance of rain: 30%. Sea: Moderate with a wave height of 3 to 5 […]

21 start ups announced for 2nd Cohort of EC Greenpreneurs Incubator Programme

OECS Media Release Wednesday, December 28, 2022 — The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) in partnership with the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) are pleased to announce that twenty-one start-ups from the OECS have been selected to participate in the second cohort of the Eastern Caribbean Green Entrepreneurship Incubator programme.  The Incubator programme is a […]