May 13, 2021

IMF / Tunisia, India, Uganda, and United States of America

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The IMF confirmed on Thursday (May 6th) in Washington, DC that discussions took place in recent days between IMF staff and Tunisian authorities regarding their economic reform program. “I can confirm that the Fund staff met with the Tunisian authorities here in Washington earlier this week, and they shared with us indeed their economic reform […]

Statement by Minister Simon Stiell at Ministerial Roundtable on Climate

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Wednesday, April 28, 2021 — Thank you Secretary/Special Envoy Kerry.We acknowledge and welcome the announcements of new emission reduction targets made in recent days by the United States and other participating countries. This is certainly a step in the right direction. In Grenada, we have submitted our new NDC in 2020 with an ambitious emission reduction […]

28 Apr Weather in Cayman

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Wed Apr 28 2021 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Moderate easterly winds with slight to moderate seas and a mixture of clouds and sun today. Winds diminishing a little tonight and skies mostly clear. Humidity: 77% (Same as yesterday)UV: 11.0 EXTREME (Same as yesterday) Expected temperatures – 75°F to 88°F. Yesterday: H 88.9°F L 76.0°FWinds: Today: […]

27 Apr Weather in Cayman

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Tue Apr 27 2021 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Moderate northeasterly winds with slight to moderate seas are expected across the Cayman area in association with a high pressure system just east of the United States. Humidity: 77% (UP from yesterday)UV: 11.0 EXTREME (Same as yesterday) Expected temperatures – 79°F to 87°F. Yesterday: H 88.2°F L […]

Denver to host first-ever Concacaf Nations League Finals in June 2021

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Empower Field at Mile High to host final four featuring men’s national teams of Costa Rica, Honduras, Mexico and the United States.Miami, FL (Thursday, April 15, 2021) – Concacaf has announced that Empower Field at Mile High in Denver will host the inaugural Concacaf Nations League Finals (CNL Finals) from June 3-6, 2021. Following a hugely successful Concacaf Nations […]

SANDERS: Proposed global minimum tax rate would be crippling

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By Sir Ronald Sanders From St K&N Observer (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States and the Organization of American States.   He is also a Senior Fellow at the Institute of Commonwealth Studies at the University of London and Massey College in the University of Toronto.  The views expressed are entirely […]

House, garden, and wild plants that are poisonous to dogs

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From PuppyWire Knowing which plants can be harmful to your dog is very important. I encountered this topic after moving into a new house with landscaping plants I knew nothing about. The dogs really were interested in checking them out but I kept them away due to the fear of not knowing if they were […]

Colombia’s Government acts like a doormat for the United States—and its people aren’t going along with it

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By Vijay Prashad, Paola Estrada, Ana Maldonado, and Zoe PC From Independent Media Institute Last year, on November 21, the Colombian people took to the streets in massive numbers to reject the policies of the government led by President Iván Duque. In particular, the people called on the government to withdraw two policies. First, the people wanted […]

Survey: Millennials drive demand for digital receipts

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The Future is Digital: Nine Out of 10 Consumers Want Retailers to offer a Digital Receipt Option WASHINGTON, DC – December 17, 2019 – Roughly 9 out of 10 U.S. consumers (89 percent) would like retailers to offer digital receipts as an option to customers, and millennials and younger Americans are out front on adoption of […]

Genesis appoints Markus Henne as CEO of Genesis Motor China

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SHANGHAI, China, December 17, 2019 – Genesis has appointed Markus Henne as Chief Executive Officer, Genesis Motor China. Mr. Henne will be responsible for overseeing all Genesis operations in China. He started on December 1, 2019 and reports to William Lee,Executive Vice President and Global Head of the Genesis Brand.  Mr. Henne joins Genesis with extensive and varied experience in the luxury automotive industry, mainly focusing on the development of the […]