July 7, 2020

A 4th July essay on statues, meaning in the Anglo-American world and historical facts

BY COURTENAY FRANCIS RAYMOND BARNETT By vocation I am a lawyer; by disposition I am a reader and a thinker. On the latter limb in the year 2020 A.D. I note that the statues of formerly venerated persons in the personage of U.S. Confederate Generals and slave owners are being toppled  – while on the […]

Airfield upgrade project team donates to Cayman Food Bank

The joint venture consortium comprised of Island Paving Ltd., Decco and IDL Projects recently donated CI$6,000 to the Cayman Food Bank in support of its COVID-19 relief efforts. Island Paving Director Barry Bodden said the idea originated with the project teams themselves who fundraised CI$3,000. “When we heard what the teams were doing, the joint […]

Dr. Stuart Weiss: COVID-19 Update Friday 3-July-2020

By Dr. Stuart Weiss, Intelligent Crowd Solution Dr. Stuart Weiss, FACEP, FAAP, CBCP July 3, 2020 Today’s topics: Just headlines today with a few comments Happy Independence Day in the US If you want to subscribe to the newsletter, click the Subscribe Button below A couple of points and the headlines Today in the US […]

Hypermotion 2020 is gathering momentum – here are some initial highlights from the conference programme

As one of the first trade fairs taking place this year, Messe Frankfurt’s Hypermotion event will be making personal networking possible again from 10 to 12 November 2020. Initial areas of focus: urban air mobility and innovative drone technologies, smart logistics solutions and 3D printing in municipal logistics, and IoT in space and space infrastructure. […]

Boatica Cape Town postponed to 22-24 October 2021

The annual Boatica Cape Town event was scheduled to take place at the V&A Waterfront from 23-25 October 2020. Due to the increased spread of Covid-19, Messe Frankfurt South Africa has made the decision to postpone the event to 22-24 October 2021. This comes after extensive consultations with event partners and key stakeholders. Messe Frankfurt South Africa […]

The British Photographic Assignment 2020: COVID-19, Entry “Covered to D I S C O N N E C T”

Entry by Photographer Flora Luna COVERED TO D I S C O N N E C T, is what I feel everyday around me, now more than ever, people disconnected from reality by a layer that think that they can barely perceive it. There was already a filter between people and this world that now is […]

Dr. Stuart Weiss: COVID-19 Update Thursday 2, 2020

By Dr. Stuart Weiss, Intelligent Crowd Solutions Dr. Stuart Weiss, FACEP, FAAP, CBCP July 2, 2020Today’s topics: We are an unbelievable horror to the rest of the world If you want to subscribe to the newsletter, click the Subscribe Button below Articles in newspapers around the world are expressing the mixture of horror and astonishment […]

OECS border officials trained in cross border displacement

Over 160 officials benefited from the one-month training course that focused on human mobility in disaster and climate change scenarios Thursday, July 2, 2020 — More than one hundred and sixty (160) border officials across nine (9) Member States of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) are now better prepared for the 2020 Atlantic Hurricane […]

Unique road trips

Road trip tips for a unique summer experience Car journeys    The post-Coronavirus summer is going to be different: car journeys through uncrowded areas will take precedence over air travel to tourist resort destinations From the Picos de Europa in Spain to the Trolls’ Path  in Norway, SEAT proposes ten driving routes through the most […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update for Friday, 3 July 2020 – NO new positives

Out of 316 test results today, all are negative. ·         994 anti-body screening tests are conducted so far. ·         In the past week, over 1,600 tests conducted have shown very low positives and all those are asymptomatic. ·         More reopening changes come into effect on Sunday, 5 July 2020 during this Level 2 Minimal Suppression time. These include […]