September 16, 2021

Advisory from The Cayman Islands Bankers’ Association re recent COVID 19 developments

In light of recent developments and as COVID-19 continues to impact our community, your Cayman Island Bankers Association member Retail Banks remain committed to your banking needs while taking precautionary measures to minimize the spread of the virus and protecting you and their staff. In view of this, they have decided to require all clients […]

Cayman Enterprise City welcomes 20 Interns

True to our mission of supporting the next tech generation, we’re pleased to report that the CEC community welcomed over 20 interns to take part in high-impact work placement opportunities in CEC’s special economic zones this summer.  We are delighted that together we are developing a vibrant ecosystem that truly fosters collaboration, promotes innovation, and […]

Butterfield to partner with the PGA TOUR for the Butterfield Bermuda Championship

Butterfield Bermuda Championship features full FedExCup points and expanded field size PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA, AND HAMILTON, BERMUDA (September 14, 2021) – The PGA TOUR today announced that Butterfield, the leading, independent offshore bank and trust company headquartered in Bermuda, will join Bermuda Tourism Authority as sponsor of the annual FedExCup event held at Port Royal Golf […]

Announcement of first set of Guest Speakers at Virtual Youth Parliament on Climate Justice

UN Assistant Secretary General for Climate Action to Speak at Youth Parliament on Climate Justice Special Adviser to the United Nations Secretary- General on Climate Action and Assistant Secretary- General for the Climate Action Team, Selwin Hart, will be one of the feature speakers during the official opening of the inaugural Virtual Youth Parliament on […]

Big Data Hadoop for beginners. Where to start and how?

Since the development of technology, data has grown at an exponential rate. Everybody has a smartphone these days. Every smart device produces information. We like expressing our thoughts and feelings with others as social animals, and social media gives the perfect platform for doing so. As a result, Big Data Hadoop is a constantly changing […]

14 Sep Weather in Cayman, 1 TS, 2 Dist

14 Sep Tue 2021TROPICAL REPORTATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook Atlantic – Caribbean Sea – Gulf of Mexico   Tropical Weather Outlook (en Español*) 800 AM EDT Tue 14 Sep 2021 Tropical Storm Nicholas NICHOLAS COULD CAUSE LIFE-THREATENING FLASH FLOODS ACROSS THE DEEP SOUTH DURING THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS Eastern North Pacific (East of 140°W) Tropical Weather Outlook500 […]

Lamborghini claims British GT

Lamborghini claims victories in British GT and GT Open to boost title chances Sant’Agata Bolognese, 12 September 2021 – Lamborghini heads into the closing stages of the British GT and International GT Open championships firmly in title-winning contention following another successful weekend which yielded a pair of victories. Michael Igoe and Phil Keen at the wheel, […]

Study: Traffic noise linked to increased risk for Dementia

From Newsmax It’s more than just an annoyance: Long-term exposure to traffic and train noise may increase the risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, Danish researchers report. The study authors said that more than 1,200 of Denmark’s nearly 8,500 cases of dementia in 2017 may have resulted from exposure to noise, which means that reducing […]

CIBC FIRSTCARIBBEAN ADVISORY OF COVID-19 PROTOCOLS – EFFECTIVE 13 SEPTEMBER 2021

In light of recent developments and as COVID-19 continues to impact our community, CIBC FirstCaribbean Bank Limited remains committed to your banking needs while taking precautionary measures to minimize the spread of the virus and protecting customers and staff. In view of this, CIBC FirstCaribbean has decided to require all clients visiting banking branches to […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 13 September 2021, 16 NEW Positives, 103,904 vaccinations given

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 878 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since Friday, 10 September 2021. There were sixteen positive test results in travellers. Of those travellers, five were vaccinated and three were on the shortest five-day quarantine period. There have been 103,904 COVID-19 vaccinations given in total in the […]