May 12, 2021

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 12 May 2021, NO new positives, 72,948 vaccinations given

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 187 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Tuesday, 11 May 2021. All were negative. There have been 72,948 Covid-19 vaccinations given in total in the Cayman Islands.  Of these, 39,251 (60% of the estimated population) have had at least one dose of […]

How electric sound is Born

The CUPRA Tribe’s new podcast The elements of nature that characterize the brand inspire the AVAS sound of the first 100% electric CUPRA model The sound is exclusively revealed on the world premiere of The Impulse, the CUPRA Tribe’s new podcast, where Antonino Labate and Francesca Sangalli explain its creation process The episode is now available […]

Urus’ high-speed record on ice

Lamborghini Urus’ high-speed record on ice is formally registered: 18-time speed record holder Andrey Leontyev shares insights Sant’Agata Bolognese, 6 May 2021 – The Super SUV Lamborghini Urus’ high-speed record set on the ice of Russia’s Lake Baikal during the Days of Speed in March 2021 has been formally registered by the RAF (Russian Automobile […]

How to motivate yourself to run on a rainy day

By Kevin Nelson You’re raring to go and ready for your daily run. What could possibly stop you? Well, the weather for one thing. Dragging yourself out to pound the pavements on a rainy day can feel like an impossible chore.  It’s easy to start making excuses and to let yourself off the hook. Maybe […]

The UWI Five Islands Public Advocacy Series jumps into e-Sports

The UWI Five Islands Campus, Antigua and Barbuda. Tuesday, May 11, 2021— With the global gaming industry valued at USD 159 billion in 2020 and expected to grow in 2021, The University of the West Indies, Five Islands Campus will explore the business of e-Sports in the next edition of its Public Advocacy Series. The […]

Off the beaten path destinations to visit in 2021

By Cory Beach 2020 was a weird year for travel. With many of the world’s most popular vacation destinations shut down or hard to reach, most people opted to stay home and explore their own backyards. So with a year of backed-up and postponed travel plans, 2021 is shaping up to be a bumper year […]

Cayman: Firefighters complete Revalidation Course

Two cohorts of fire officers successfully completed a course revalidating their aviation-based firefighting credentials last week. Sixteen officers received their revalidation after they completed an exam and a practical exercise following several weeks of training by a visiting instructor, Gary Wright, from the Newcastle International Training Academy. The instructor who is on-island for three months […]

6 amazing details about genes that will blow your mind

When most people hear of genes and DNA, their mind thinks of the family court in paternity cases. Some will think about the DNA fingerprinting technology commonly used in crime scenes in the movies. Nonetheless, you might already know what genes are if you have some background in biology from school. By definition, genes are […]

Cayman Islands branch of global governance body rebrands as The Chartered Governance Institute UK & Ireland – Cayman Islands Branch

Cayman Islands, 11 May 2021 – The UK & Ireland division of the global governance body The Chartered Governance Institute has today announced a new name for its branch in the CaymanIslands. The branch is now called The Chartered Governance Institute UK & Ireland – Cayman Islands Branch. Sara Drake, Chief Executive of The Chartered […]

Cayman: Ministry of Tourism and Transport staff meet and greet new Minister

George Town, Cayman Islands (10 May, 2021) Hon. Kenneth Bryan, newly appointed Minister of Tourism and Transport hosted a meet and greet on Friday, 7 May, 2021, with over 75 staff members within his portfolio. The meeting was held at the iconic Pedro St. James Castle, which also falls under the Minister’s remit and included […]