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Archives for December 31, 2022

CANARI Executive Director elected as representative of the public for the Escazú Agreement

Port‐of‐Spain, November 14, 2022 – The Caribbean Natural Resources Institute (CANARI) congratulates Nicole Leotaud, its Executive Director, on being elected as one of the six new representatives of the public for the Escazú Agreement. The Escazú Agreement is a regional agreement on Access to Information, Public Participation and Justice in Environmental Matters in Latin America […]

Bitt appoints Ambassador Pham to Advisory Board

Enabling the digitization of national currencies. 21 December 20, 2022, Draper, Utah, USA — Following the appointment of a new CTO, Bitt further strengthened its competitive advantage with the announcement of a senior global executive to its Advisory Board. Ambassador J. Peter Pham served as the first-ever United States Special Envoy for the Sahel Region […]

CARIBBEAN TOURISM AUTHORITY – Diversity marketing makes dollars and sense

The MPE Caribbean Tourism Authority is a resource for tourism stakeholders interested in marketing, branding and promoting the unique Caribbean experience. To share stories, information or intelligence, contact us at [email protected] DECEMBER 21, 2022  Diversity marketing makes dollars and sense The new year is a good time to focus on emerging markets. The Caribbean could be losing billions of […]

Statement from Professor Sir Hilary Beckles: Caribbean response to the Netherlands Apology for Slavery

The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica W.I. Wednesday, December 21, 2022—The following statement is issued by Professor Sir Hilary Beckles, Vice-Chancellor of The University of the West Indies, and Chairman of the CARICOM Reparations Commission in response to an apology for African enslavement, issued by Prime Minister Mark Rutte on behalf of The Kingdom of the […]

Cayman: Police investigate serious collision on Shamrock Road

From RCIPS Just after 4:20AM today 31 December, police and other emergency services were dispatched by 9-1-1 Communications to a report of a serious motor vehicle collision on Shamrock Road, in the vicinity of Point Dexter Road. The collision involved a Department of Environmental Health Garbage Truck and a yellow Suzuki Swift compact car. The […]

Omicron subvariant XBB jumps to 18% of U.S. COVID cases, CDC says

From Reuters Dec 23 (Reuters) – The highly-contagious Omicron subvariant XBB has surged to more than 50% of COVID-19 cases in the northeastern United States and risks spreading fast as millions of Americans begin holiday travel on Friday. In the week ended Dec. 24, XBB was estimated to account for 18.3% of the COVID-19 cases […]

31 Dec Weather in Cayman

Sat 31 December 2022 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Today:  Plenty of sunshine. Tonight: Clear skies. Chance of rain: 10%. Sea: Slight to moderate with a wave height of 2 to 4 feet. Humidity: 92% (UP from yesterday)UV: 7 HIGH (Same as yesterday). Daily Max at 11am Expected temperatures: 73°F to 87°F. Yesterday: H 86.8°F  L 73.73°FWinds: Today: E 10-15 mph […]

How to register a business in the UK in 7 easy steps [2023]

BY Emily Kirschenbaun, December 29, 2022 Do I Need to Register My UK Business?  Do I Need to Register an Online Business in the UK?  6 Steps to Register a Business in the UK 1. Choose Your Company Type 2. Register a UK Business Name 3. Choose an Official Address for Your Business 4. Memorandum […]