July 24, 2021

Cayman Islands: What now for Abraaj Group?

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By Sarah Townsend From The National The private equity firm has yet to sell parts of its business, as its provisional liquidation continues One week after the Abraaj Group founder Arif Naqvi reached an out-of-court settlement with a creditor in a criminal bounced cheque case – reducing the risk of complicating thecompany’s ongoing restructure – […]

U.S. women’s soccer team still second-class after World Cup win

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By Sam Laird From Mashable Five months after they won the World Cup and were feted with a parade down Manhattan’s Canyon of Heroes, the U.S. women’s national team still can’t get a proper pitch to play on. Over the past week, the U.S. women’s soccer team has lost star midfielder Megan Rapinoe to serious […]

Lindsey Vonn withdraws from Sochi Olympics due to knee injury

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By Fran Berkman   From Mashable The U.S. women’s Ski Team will be without its most prominent star at the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi Russia. Two-time Olympic medalist Lindsey Vonn, 29, announced Tuesday morning that she would forego the competition due to a lingering knee injury. Vonn explained the situation and expressed disappointment in a […]