July 7, 2022

How Cuba is eradicating child mortality and banishing the diseases of the poor

To move from 59 infant deaths out of every 1,000 live births to no infant deaths in the matter of a few decades is an extraordinary feat. By Vijay Prashad and Manolo de los Santos / Globetrotter Palpite, Cuba, is just a few miles away from Playa Girón, along the Bay of Pigs, where the […]

Is the Federal Reserve the financial elephant in the room? Martin

By Melissa Martin A mammoth elephant continues to stomp around in the sovereign nation of the USA and beyond. This creature bellows and challenges anyone that dares to disagree. It is comfortable in the Oval Office and the Halls of Congress while sticking its middle finger up in the sacred places of justice and liberty […]

Cayman: LIQUOR LICENSE HOLDERS OF DEADLINE TO RENEW

Grand Cayman Liquor License holders – including those with music and dancing licenses – are reminded of the upcoming Annual Liquor Licensing Meeting which will be held on September 8, 2022. Liquor license holders that are seeking to renew their license are reminded to submit the renewal application by 4pm August 9, 2022 to be added […]

Cayman: Water-Related Death off West Bay Road

From RCIPS Shortly before 5:30PM yesterday, 5 July, officers responded to a report of a person in distress in the waters off West Bay Road, west of Marsh Road. A man had entered the water when he experienced difficulties and lost consciousness. He was taken from the water by persons nearby, who conducted CPR until […]

Cayman: RCIPS Requests Public Assistance to Locate Missing Man

On Sunday, 26 June, police received a report of a missing person, Mr. Noel Paul Manning, age 53 of Bodden Town, who had last been seen on Friday, 24 June. Officers conducted inquiries and Mr. Manning was subsequently reported to have been seen by family members on Monday, 27 June, but has not been seen […]

Cayman: Two Arrested Following Recovery of Ganja

Shortly before 10:40PM on Saturday, 2 July, officers conducting traffic checks on the Esterley Tibbetts Highway in the vicinity of the Camana Bay Roundabout, had cause to stop a vehicle. As the officers spoke to the lone occupant of the vehicle, they detected the strong scent of ganja. Officers then conducted a search of the […]

COVID-19 Update – 6 July

Public Health has released COVID-19 figures for 6 July. Positive cases reported to Public Health during this period are currently as follows: There are 817 estimated active cases of COVID-19 in the Cayman Islands. Seven patients are currently hospitalised, of these one is unvaccinated. The 7-day rolling average for 6 July is 49.

Lamborghini Squadra Corse obtains ISO 20121 certification: the first sustainable event of the Super Trofeo Europe takes place in Misano

The springboard toward a green championship Sant’Agata Bolognese/Misano, July 05, 2022 – On the occasion of the third round of the Super Trofeo Europe championship (1-3 July), Lamborghini Squadra Corse received ISO 20121 certification from TÜV Italia, which certifies that the organization of an event has been carried out according to the criteria of environmental, social, […]

Volta Trucks confirms attendance at IAA Hannover with full−electric Volta Zero

Volta Trucks, the leading and disruptive full-electric commercial vehicle manufacturer and services provider, has confirmed its attendance at IAA Hannover, Europe’s largest show for the commercial vehicle industry, at Deutsche Messe AG, Messegelände, 30521 Hannover, Germany between 19 – 25 September. Following a number of invitation-only customer events, IAA Hannover will be the first time the full-electric […]

Medal reallocation in action: Trinidad and Tobago get men’s 4x100m relay gold from Beijing 2008

05 Jul 2022 – The men’s 4x100m relay team from Trinidad and Tobago have finally received their gold medals from the Olympic Games Beijing 2008. The medals were awarded today at The Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland. Aaron Armstrong, Keston Bledman, Marc Burns, Emmanuel Callender and Richard Thompson received them from International Olympic Committee (IOC) President […]