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Archives for November 12, 2023

Sustainable Development Training in the Tourism Sector – BASIL SPRINGER COLUMN ON NOVEMBER 12, 2023

Dr. Basil Springer “Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old, he will not depart from it.” –  Proverbs 22:6 Tourism is a business, and its success depends on the expert management of its business systems (ManOBiz), which encompass Ideation, Security, Marketing, Operations and Human Resource Development (HRD). […]

Statement from Cayman Premier after Resignation of MP from PACT Government

“Fellow Caymanians and Residents,In light of yesterday’s development, there is obviously a change in the Government’s composition. However, I still believe that the members of this Government represent the best way forward for the people of the Cayman Islands.  In these uncertain times, we need steady, principled, disciplined leadership. Leadership that is loyal and wholly […]

Black Buffalo 3D announces partnership to bring 3D construction to the Caribbean and South America

EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa. and TRINIDAD and TOBAGO and GUYANA, Nov. 9, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Black Buffalo 3D—a leading provider of structural 3D construction printers and materials has signed a strategic partnership and distribution agreement with Innova Homes Limited, a Trinidad and Tobago Corporation part of the Innova Build Group to utilize 3D construction printers to print high quality homes and create 3D construction […]

AP, Reuters, CNN disavow foreknowledge of Israel attack

screenshot Newsmax TV By Nicole Wells  From Newsmax The Associated Press, Reuters, and CNN on Thursday disavowed any foreknowledge of the Oct. 7 Hamas terror attack on Israel that killed more than 1,400 Israelis and left hundreds more injured or taken hostage by the Palestinian militant group. The international news agencies were responding to a report by Jerusalem-based media […]

Messe Frankfurt expands into Indonesia with launch of Asiabike Jakarta in 2024

Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH Jakarta, 31 October, 2023 – With its commitment to net zero by 2060, renewable energy and green innovation are increasingly topping the list of development priorities for Indonesia. Now, Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd is stepping forward with its first trade fair in the country – Asiabike Jakarta, which aims to become the […]

Why testosterone declines in aging men

adobe stock From Newsmax Men’s testosterone levels remain pretty steady until age 70. After that, production of the male sex hormone starts to decline, new research indicates. This begs the question: Is testosterone loss among seniors really a function of the normal aging process? Or might it reflect other health issues that often confront men […]

Cheap, DIY air filter protects from flu, COVID

UConn From Newsmax A cheap, do-it-yourself air purifier is powerful enough to effectively protect a home from free-floating flu and COVID-19 viruses, according to test results from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The filter, crafted with common hardware store supplies costing $60, outperformed pricey off-the-shelf air filters in tests performed at an advanced EPA chamber that simulates […]

Even a little exercise can offset a day of sitting

Dreamstime From Nesmax Even a little exercise can counter the harms of sitting all day, a new study suggests. Prolonged sitting raises your odds for an early death, but just 20 to 25 minutes of physical activity a day may offset that risk, researchers found. Special: The Hidden Cause of Fatigue and Low Energy “If people, […]

Teens lead charge to end Kentucky prison slavery

From “Ellie Finkelstein, Freedom United” November 12, 2023 News Digest OUR CAMPAIGN ISSUES IN THE NEWS Anti-slavery activistsTeens lead charge to end Kentucky prison slaveryA group of teens from Kentucky, U.S. has been sharing an unsettling truth in their home state: the state’s constitution still allows slavery. Section 25 of the Kentucky Constitution states, “Slavery and […]

CBC Online Payments for Single Declaration Imports Launching Soon

From CBC For the past few years, the Cayman Islands Customs & Border Control Service (CBC) has embarked on streamlining its processes using technology to better serve its stakeholders while maximizing customer experience. The CBC Online System known as COLS, will undergo the necessary testing stages, and beginning Monday, 6 November 2023, the facility to […]