May 24, 2020

Cayman: Friday, 22 May 2020 COVID-19 -8 add positives

Those who have been tested and are awaiting results are asked to login in through the HSA patient portal. However, if you are having difficulty, please contact [email protected] . Since last Sunday, 1,935 tests have been run, placing the Cayman Islands in the top 10 jurisdictions in overall tests per million of population. Out of 467 additional […]

Experts meet to discuss the role of technology in Cayman’s economic recovery

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, (22 May 2020) – Cayman Tech City, the technology-focused special economic zone within Cayman Enterprise City, in partnership with Digital Cayman, hosted a live virtual panel of industry experts on Friday, 15 May 2020 to discuss the role of technology in Cayman’s economy. Members of the public working within the Cayman Islands’ digital tech […]

IMF Argentina / Egypt / Lebanon – News Alert

The IMF supports ongoing dialog between Argentina and its creditors as that country deals with its debt burden, spokesman Gerry Rice said in a virtual news briefing Thursday in Washington, DC. “The Argentine authorities are in active negotiations with private bondholders to restructure the country’s sovereign debt. As we have said before, and in line […]

Coronavirus: Law360 Afternoon Briefing Thu May 21 2020

By Law360 From Media & Entertainment TOP NEWS The New Normal In SDNY Will Include ‘Lots Of Plexiglass’ As the COVID-19-stricken greater New York City area inches toward reopening for business, a platoon of workers at the Southern District’s federal courthouses is readying a transformation that will include enhanced social distancing for jurors, controlled access […]

Car City supports Linking Masks around Cayman

By Allison Manswell From Link Group To the Cayman Media Community: We are excited to release the following update regarding the #LinkingMasksAroundCayman Initiative. Link International Group is pleased to announce that the chain of solidarity is increasing in strength as Car City Cayman joins the national movement of #LinkingMasksAroundCayman. Link Group has partnered with Cayman […]

Regional Bank committed to supporting tourism sector

Bridgetown Barbados, May 19, 2020 — Despite bleak forecasts for the tourist sector hard-hit by the Covid-19 pandemic, a regional bank is committed to the sector and “will continue to be active” in supporting the Caribbean tourism industry. Speaking recently during a webinar entitled, “Covid-19 and Investment in Caribbean Infrastructure”, Adam Carter, Managing Director and […]

Money gambling from home during quarantine

Fancy making some cash during quarantine? Online gambling is a great way to do that. Read on to know how Earn Cash Gambling from Home during Quarantine As most people are dealing with challenges of being quarantined during the covid-19 pandemic, gambling in real cash casino games looks like an amazing thing. People can take […]

PAHO Director calls to protect vulnerable groups from effects of COVID-19 pandemic

Washington D.C., May 19, 2020 (PAHO)—The Director of the Pan American Health Organization, Carissa F. Etienne, today warned of the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on groups such as poor and indigenous people in the Americas, saying, “If we want to slow the spread of the pandemic and put our region on a path to […]

ECLAC and the OECS establish an Enhanced Programme of Action on the Escazú Agreement in the Eastern Caribbean

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 — The Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), Ms. Alicia Bárcena, and the Director General of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), Dr. Didacus Jules, signed yesterday a Memorandum of Understanding establishing an “Enhanced Programme of Action on the Escazú Agreement in the […]

Service industry officials advised to adopt strategies of “Caring” amidst fallouts from the COVID-19 pandemic

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 — Work to establish a new OECS Services Regime comes at a time of uncertainty across the region, given the ongoing public health and economic responses to the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.  As Senior Services Officials prepare to convene the 2nd Technical Working Group Meeting, priority will be given to advancing Article 26 of […]