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Archives for November 5, 2023

Global Speakers inspire thousands

Global Speakers inspire thousands at the Cayman Islands’ largest ever Stem Conference: UCCI’S STEM CARIB 2023 From November 1-3, 2023, the University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) was the epicenter of innovation as it hosted STEM Carib 2023, setting a record as the biggest ever STEM conference the Cayman Islands has ever witnessed. Drawing […]

Police Investigate attempted armed robberies

From RCIPS Shortly after 6:40PM Friday, 3 November, the 9-1-1 Communications Centre dispatched officers to a report of an attempted armed robbery at a restaurant on North Sound Road just north of Shedden Road. It was reported that three masked men entered the restaurant, one of whom was carrying a handgun. Upon seeing the men, […]

Jamaica named No. 1 Caribbean Destination at ‘World Travel Awards 2023’

By MARIA VALENCIA From Traveling Lifestyle The purpose of the World Travel Awards is to recognize, honor, and celebrate excellence in all areas of the international travel and tourism industry. A plethora of surprises were revealed during the 2023 World Tourism Awards (WTA) Gala Ceremony in Saint Lucia, which showcased the elite of the Caribbean and American tourism […]

Lamborghini takes victory in Super GT finale at Motegi with JLOC

Lamborghini Kogure and Motojima beat the conditions for first EVO2 win in Japan  Sant’Agata Bolognese/Motegi, 5 November 2023 – Lamborghini recorded its first Super GT victory since 2019 as Takashi Kogure and Yuya Motojima prevailed for JLOC in the final round of the 2023 season at Motegi. The success was also a breakthrough achievement for the […]

Watch: The Pros Discuss the “Best” ISO for Underwater Imaging in Little Cayman

By Ian Bongso-Seldrup, November 5, 2023 @ 06:30 AM (EST) Hosted by Backscatter, the Digital Shootout sees attendees participate in a couple of weeks of intense underwater photography training, and with a guest-to-staff ratio of 3:1, there are a lot of pro underwater photographers and videographers around to learn from. During the last one—the 20th anniversary workshop in Little Cayman—Backscatter decided […]

BASIL SPRINGER: Charting CMEx’s Legacy 

Dr. Basil Springer “Where there is no vision, the people perish: but he that keepeth the law, happy is he.” – Proverbs 29:18 This week a wave of nostalgia enveloped me, transporting me back to 2001 and the inaugural Caribbean Media Exchange (CMEx) on Sustainable Development symposium in Ocho Rios, Jamaica. The genesis of this […]

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Warplanes strike Gaza Refugee Camp as Israel rejects US push for a pause in fighting

From Newsmax Israeli warplanes struck a refugee camp in the Gaza Strip early Sunday, killing at least 40 people and wounding dozens, health officials said. The strike came as Israel said it would press on with its offensive to crush the territory’s Hamas rulers, despite U.S. appeals for a pause to get aid to desperate […]

Too much salt could raise your risk for diabetes

Adobe Stock From Newsmax Put down the saltshaker — especially if you’re at risk of Type 2 diabetes. While the condition brings to mind the need to avoid sugar, a new study links it to frequent salt consumption. “We already know that limiting salt can reduce the risk of cardiovascular diseases and hypertension, but this […]

Naira ranked 96th Strongest Currency in the World

The Naira has been ranked 96th strongest currency in the world. According to a report by Forbes Advisor, the ranking to determine the strongest of the 180-odd traditional fiat currencies recognised as legal tender worldwide was carried out based on their relative value against the US dollar. Despite being the most traded currency on the global […]