July 7, 2020

Coronavirus: US admits ‘failing’ on testing, says Fauci

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From BBC A top health official in the US says that the testing system for coronavirus is currently failing. “The system is not really geared to what we need right now… let’s admit it,” said Dr Anthony Fauci from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. The government has come under fire as the […]

AI knew all along that it was not Brexit that did it in the UK election

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In case you missed it, there was one Twitter feed that was bang on in predicting the UK election results (https://twitter.com/Polly_ASI). Advanced Symbolics Inc. (ASI), an artificial intelligence-driven market research company, and its AI tool called “Polly” in fact, was more accurate than the premier polling source YouGov. To find out why this result happened, what […]

Cayman: Premier lauds Conservative win in UK election

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GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin congratulates Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the Conservative Party on their general election victory. “It is not without relief that we have learned that the Conservatives won the majority of the national vote in yesterday’s United Kingdom general election and that Boris Johnson has returned to […]

Ogier named Offshore Law Firm of the Year a record fifth time with Legal 500 UK win

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Ogier has been named Legal 500 UK Offshore Law Firm of the Year 2020, a firm-record fifth time it has received the accolade from a major industry body in one year. Other industry bodies which have named Ogier Offshore Law Firm of the Year in 2019 include Asian Legal Business, The Lawyer, Wealthbriefing and Legal […]

Reception of thanks to Friends of Cayman in the UK

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From Cayman Islands Government Office in the UK and Europe London, United Kingdom – The Cayman Islands Government London Office hosted a Friends of Cayman dinner on Thursday evening.  The event was held at the Royal Institute of British Architects in central London and was attended by a wide range of guests who are supportive of […]

The 10 best Christmas vacations for 2019

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Christmas is approaching fast and everybody seems to be excited and in the festive mood. Making vacation plans has been in progress for quite some time, but there are still those indecisive who cannot make the final decision on where to go. Whether you love snowy Christmas or you prefer one at the beach, we […]

UK says it is ‘shocked and appalled’ after an ex-Hong Kong consulate employee alleged he was chained up and beaten in China in order to spill information on Hong Kong protests

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Reuters From Business Insider British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab on Wednesday condemned China’s treatment of a former employee of Britain’s Hong Kong consulate, Simon Cheng. Cheng told news outlets that Chinese secret police beat him, deprived him of sleep, and chained him as they pressed him for information on Hong Kong protests.  “We were shocked […]

Prince Andrew stepping back from royal duties

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From BBC The Duke of York says he is stepping back from royal duties because the Jeffrey Epstein scandal has become a “major disruption” to the Royal Family. Prince Andrew, 59, said he had asked the Queen for permission to withdraw for the “foreseeable future”. He said he deeply sympathised with sex offender Epstein’s victims […]

Statement on Constitutional Reform Agreed by the UK

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By Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA 13 November, 2019 Good morning. Mr. Speaker, before concluding my Budget Policy Statement last Wednesday I informed this Honourable House that I had been awaiting a letter from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon, the Minister of State for the Overseas Territories on the final package of Constitutional modernisation […]

Advantage of online betting in UK to play

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Online betting in UK has been raised to a greater extent these days and all thanks to the reliability of the resources and ease of usage it offers to the users. It not only has offered users a wide range of platforms to get started with but also has helped a large number of people […]