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Cayman: Cabinet Post Meeting Summary 28 March 2023

CABINET OF THE CAYMAN ISLANDS – POST MEETING SUMMARY Cabinet Post Meeting Summary His Excellency the Governor Mr. Martyn Roper, OBE, chaired the meeting of the Cabinet held on Tuesday, 28th March, 2023 in the Cabinet Conference Room, Government Administration Building. The Hon Minister for Border Control and Labour acted for the Hon Minister for […]

PAHO Director, Ministers of Health of the Americas discuss renewed focus on Primary Health Care

High-level dialogue to mark World Health Day seeks to motivate action to sustainably address the Region’s health challenges by strengthening first level of care  Washington, DC, 5 April 2023 (PAHO) – The Director of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), Dr. Jarbas Barbosa, participated in a high-level dialogue with Ministers of Health and other health leaders of […]

Cayman: Dart response to ‘Ministry addresses misinformation on ReGen Project’

As the chosen partner of the Cayman Islands Government for the delivery of the ReGen Public Private Partnership (PPP) Project, the Dart Consortium (DC) welcomes the opportunity to provide further comment to the recent Ministry of Sustainability and Climate Resiliency statement addressing misinformation on the ReGen Project. It is generally understood that PPPs are, by […]

Cayman: Ministry addresses ReGen misinformation

Misinformation shared recently about ReGen, Cayman’s Energy and Recycling Centre, inaccurately describes both the costs associated with the project and its impact on current and future generations of Cayman Islands residents. Background ReGen is the name for the waste-to-energy plant and recycling facilities that will form a sustainable, integrated solid waste management system for the […]

Introducing the 2024 Kia EV9: Modern refinement and all−electric capability establish a new industry touchstone

Today, Kia unveiled the all-electric 2024 EV9 SUV for the first time in North America at the 2023 New York International Auto Show. As the first three-row EV SUV from Kia, the EV9 is the flagship of the global Plan S strategy, as well as a pioneer in its segment and the automotive industry. “With […]

Q&A regarding the participation of athletes with a Russian or Belarusian passport in international competitions

International Olympic Committee 05 Apr 2023 – The following Q&A addresses the current situation after the IOC issued recommendations for International Federations and international sports event organisers on the participation of athletes with a Russian or Belarusian passport in international competitions, following a request by the Olympic Summit. This Q&A was first published on 31 March 2023, with the […]

UPDATE: Missing Teen, Shania Beckford, Located

From RCIPS UPDATE: 15 year-old Shania Beckford, who was reported missing on Sunday 26 March, has been located and returned safely.  She appears to be in good health. The RCIPS thanks the public for their assistance in locating her. 15-year-old Jahsmine Ebanks remains missing. Officers are strongly encouraging Jahsmine to attend the nearest police station […]

Cayman: DVDL Easter 2023 Opening Hours

The Department of Vehicle and Drivers’ Licensing (DVDL) wishes to advise the public of its Easter opening hours. Customers are reminded that they can renew their driver’s and vehicle licences via DVDL’s website, www.dvdl.gov.ky.

Kia EV6 GT crowned 2023 World Performance Car

Kia Corporation Kia has achieved an outstanding result in this year’s World Car Awards, with the Kia EV6 GT being crowned the 2023 World Performance Car.  Announced at an awards ceremony during the New York International Auto Show, the recognition came from a jury of 100 distinguished international automotive journalists representing 32 countries.  Having evaluated […]

Global News Dispatches: 3 Stories

 FROM the Peoples Dispatch / Globetrotter News Service Regional Isolation of Syria May End Soon Saudi Arabia may invite Syria to attend the upcoming Arab League summit in Riyadh in May, reinforcing the trend of Syria’s reintegration into regional politics after over a decade of isolation. Diplomatic relations between the two countries were severed in 2012 when Saudi Arabia withdrew […]