July 24, 2021

IOC President Thomas Bach sees International Broadcast Centre in Tokyo ready for action

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has visited the International Broadcast Centre (IBC) at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, to see how the Olympic Games will use cutting-edge technology to bring the action to viewers across the globe. With ten days to go until the Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony, President Bach viewed the unprecedented […]

“The World Is With You” − Message from IOC President to athletes following decision on spectators at Olympic Games Tokyo 2020

nternational Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has delivered a message of support to athletes arriving in Japan for Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 after it was confirmed no spectators will be allowed at venues due to the ongoing Covid-19 Pandemic. President Bach emphasised that athlete safety was the number one priority for these Games, but […]

Olympic Village – first athletes

Olympic Village welcomes first athletes   13 Jul 2021 – The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Village officially opened its doors today and began welcoming the world’s best athletes ahead of this year’s Games, which will take place between 23 July and 8 August. Over 11,000 athletes from 205 National Olympic Committees and the IOC Refugee Olympic Team will […]

Why The Cayman Islands Crisis Centre

by Denise Powers Thirty-five percent of women worldwide have experienced either intimate partner violence or non-partner sexual violence in their lifetime. This is a fundamental human rights violation – an expression of physical or psychological dominance that can manifest in many ways including financial, sexual and emotional. The Cayman Islands Crisis Centre (CICC) was established […]

Cayman: $50,000 Reward for Information

The Cayman CrimeStoppers is offering up to $50,000.00 for information leading to a conviction in connection to the recent spate of murders in Grand Cayman. Investigators require anonymous information to assist them in solving these crimes. The Chairman of the Cayman CrimeStoppers, Mr. Sebastien Guilbard, states, “Anyone having information about these heinous crimes may make […]

Cayman: Change to Constitution Day fireworks date

Due to weather our fireworks display for Constitution Day, originally scheduled for Monday, 5 July at 8 p.m., was postponed and will now take place this Saturday, 10 July at 8 p.m. 

Why should you protect your eyes in the workplace?

Eye injuries can happen at any time and anywhere, but they are often more prevalent in the workplace. Here’s why you should wear eye protection whilst at work.  When to wear eye protection No matter which industry you work in, there could always be a risk of eye injury being caused. However, the most common […]

Euro 2020 – The Basics; What you need to know

The Euros is a competition that has been going since 1960. Formally known as the UEFA European Championships, countries from around Europe compete in this tournament once every four years in a bid to lift the Henri Delaunay Trophy. The 2020 tournament was postponed due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, and it was re-scheduled for […]

Cayman: Link to this afternoon’s (Jun 16) press briefing

For your convenience the YouTube link is https://youtu.be/TO9QC_TSwlY and the FB link is https://bit.ly/3xsLx3G.

Cayman: New Queen’s Birthday venue a success

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Members of Parliament, senior civil servants, community leaders, and members of the public came together at a new venue to mark the 95th birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on Monday 14 June 2021. This year’s celebration at Government House on West Bay Road featured all the traditional highlights and […]