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Strategic Business Transformation using AI/ML by Singapore Management University | Accepting Applications

Why Learn Digital Transformation? Digital Transformation is Business Transformation (LinkedIn, 2021).  Digital Transformation means applying new technologies to radically change processes, customer experience, and value. — International Data Corporation (IDC).  Rapid adoption of Industry 4.0 technologies by businesses for digital transformation augment the demand for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning skills and applications. Digital […]

NOTED BY BEVAN SPRINGER – JetBlue spices up service to Grenada this summer

MARCH 24, 2023 JetBlue spices up service to Grenada this summer As the world continues to embrace the allure of travel, Grenada is poised to experience a continued boost to its tourism sector, fueled by an increase in airlift capacity and a growing interest in the island’s rich culture and festivities.  With the upcoming Spicemas carnival drawing visitors from […]

Asthma drug reduced COPD symptoms by 30 Percent

Sanofi’s asthma drug Dupixent met all targets in a trial to treat “smoker’s lung,” potentially adding billions to the French drugmaker’s growth prospects, but also underscoring a heavy reliance on its bestseller. In a late stage trial Dupixent, jointly developed with Regeneron, led to a 30% reduction in moderate or severe acute exacerbations of chronic […]

Thinning bones may be a warning of mental decline

From Newsmax For some older adults, thinning bones may be a harbinger of waning memory, a new study suggests. The study, of more than 3,600 older adults, found that those with relatively low bone density were at greater risk of being diagnosed with dementia within the next decade. The one-third of participants with the lowest […]

N.Y., Fla. among most expensive US States to retire

By Lee Barney From Newsmax Massachusetts, New York, Connecticut and New Jersey are the four most expensive states in the country to retire, according to a study by Seniorly. Perhaps more surprising, Florida and Texas, where many people of all ages have relocated in recent years, are among the top 10 most expensive states to retire, according […]

23 Killed In Mississippi Tornadoes, Officials Announce

By By Jan Wesner Childs and Ron Bracket From The Weather Channel At a Glance Read the full account on TWITTER Everything you’ve heard is probably true. We’ve been hit pretty hard,” Rolling Fork Mayor Eldridge Walker told The Weather Channel at around 11 p.m. EDT Friday. (​FORECAST: Severe Weather Outbreak In South) Eldridge confirmed there were […]

Cayman Brac robots continue to rule the pool at SeaPerch Challenge

For the second year running, a team from Layman E. Scott High School are overall winners of the SeaPerch Challenge where 21 teams from six schools participated in an underwater robotics challenge at the Camana Bay pool on Saturday 18 March. The ‘Fast and Furious’ all-girl team of Mikayla Bryan and Chiquita Ritch dominated the […]

Scotiabank supports families through Cayman’s ARK donation

Several families in the Cayman Islands will receive groceries and other household items following a recent cash donation by Scotiabank to the Feed Cayman Programme coordinated by the Cayman’s ARK (Acts of Random Kindness) charity. On March 9, the Bank presented a donation of $5,000 to this amazing charity which caters to vulnerable families.  Sarah […]

Cayman Islands Business Design Competition to be Livestreamed!

Individuals can now tune in to watch teams compete for over $10K in cash prizes and wraparound business services George Town, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (22 March 2023) – The 2023 Cayman Islands Business Design Competition “Pitch Day” will be livestreamed to viewers across the globe.  Produced by Enterprise Cayman and sponsored by Cayman Enterprise City (CEC), the annual Business Design Competition […]

Cayman: Butterfield adjusts rates in response to US Fed Funds rate increase

Butterfield Bank (Cayman) Limited (“Butterfield”) announced that, in step with the recent increase in the US Federal Funds Rate, Butterfield has adjusted its Prime Rate for US and CI dollar lending for residential mortgages, consumer loans and corporate loans.  The US and CI dollar prime rates for residential mortgages, consumer loans and corporate loans will […]