June 30, 2022

New COVID Regulations respond to latest variant of concern and facilitate rapid testing flexibility

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Cabinet has tonight issued regulations that restrict travel to the Cayman Islands from some nine countries in southern Africa and one in Europe. The measures follow the World Health Organisation (WHO) recognising the variant first reported to have emerged in South Africa two days ago, as a variant of concern, which it has named Omicron.  Other countries […]

PAHO urges caution as COVID cases rise in the Americas

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Vaccination and continued public health measures crucial, given spikes in Europe and approaching holiday season. Washington D.C., November 24, 2021 (PAHO) – With Europe seeing record spikes in COVID-19 infections and cases rising by 23% in the Americas over the past week, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Director Carissa F. Etienne warned there is no […]

Kia pledges to become a ‘Sustainable Mobility Solutions Provider’ and unveils roadmap to achieve carbon neutrality by 2045

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Kia commits to achieving carbon neutrality throughout the company’s value chain by 2045 Kia model range to go fully electric in Europe by 2035, with key global markets to follow by 2040 Pioneering partnership with ‘The Ocean Cleanup’ will explore innovative ways that industry can help protect the planet All-electric SUV concept, Concept EV 9, […]

Remittance Flows Register Robust 7.3 Percent Growth in 2021

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From The World Bank WASHINGTON, Nov 17, 2021 — Remittances to low- and middle-income countries are projected to have grown a strong 7.3 percent to reach $589 billion in 2021. This return to growth is more robust than earlier estimates and follows the resilience of flows in 2020 when remittances declined by only 1.7 percent despite […]

Daimler Mobility and Visa form Global Technology Partnership to Integrate Digital Commerce into the car seamlessly and conveniently

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From spring 2022, Visa’s technology will allow Mercedes-Benz customers in Europe to pay for goods and services by using their fingerprint in the car. Daimler aims to make the car a payment device to initiate two-factor authentication. Stuttgart/London – As a result of a new global technology partnership between Daimler Mobility and Visa, Daimler will offer […]

Gebrüder Weiss takes over 3S Transport & Logistics in Istanbul

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Intensification of activities in Turkey at the intersection between Europe and Asia / Anchor for transports on routes along the New Silk Road Istanbul / Lauterach, October 27, 2021 – The international transport and logistics service provider Gebrüder Weiss is taking over Istanbul-based 3S Transport & Logistics with effect from January 1, 2022. The Turkish forwarding […]

CUPRA aims for glory in Extreme E’s first visit to Europe

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The Island X Prix, the fourth event in the Extreme E calendar and the first to take place in Europe, is held in Sardinia (Italy) Mattias Ekström and Jutta Kleinschmidt will fight for their first podium at the wheel of the e-CUPRA ABT XE1 Ekström competes in the Extreme E just days after winning the […]

The survey showed: over 50% of EV owners in Europe are not satisfied with mobility beyond big cities

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According to a servey, conducted by L-Charge, the EV-chargers manufacturer, only 34% of EV owners said they are completely satisfied with the existing charging infrastructure, the speed of charging and the charging prices. Notably – over 90% of those sais the are satisfied have never experienced long-distance travelling on their EVs. More than 1000 EV […]

Lamborghini Super Trofeo World Finals: 60 cars head to Misano Adriatico, Huracán Super Trofeo EVO2 debuting in eSports as a private preview

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Sant’Agata Bolognese, 19 October 2021 – The Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli on the Adriatic coast of Italy will play host to the traditional season-ending Lamborghini Super Trofeo World Finals, as well as the final round of both the European and North American championships. Following a year on the sidelines – the 2020 edition was cancelled […]

Independent study reveals that shifting in−store QSR dining to reusable tableware would be equivalent to adding an extra 1 million petrol cars on Europe’s road

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The publication of an updated Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) comparing single use and reusable tableware is a major contribution to understanding the drivers to achieving low carbon circularity and ensuring that decisions which affect the future of Europe are evidence-based. The LCA, commissioned by the European Paper Packaging Alliance (EPPA) and conducted by Ramboll, a […]