July 23, 2021

Divetech’s Women’s Dive Day Fundraiser for Cayman Islands Breast Cancer Foundation

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DIVE Report Divetech, based on the Caribbean island of Grand Cayman, is planning to honour Women’s Dive Day again this year with a charity fundraiser for the Cayman Islands Breast Cancer Foundation. More than 2.3 million people were diagnosed with breast cancer in 2020. One in 8 women in the US – and 1 in every 7 in the […]

World Bank approves US$6 Million in additional financing for COVID-19 response and vaccines in Guyana

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WASHINGTON, June 30, 2021 — The World Bank approved today US$6 million in additional financing for the Guyana COVID-19 Emergency Response Project to support affordable and equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines and ensure effective vaccine deployment in Guyana. The project will also support general preparedness, resilience, and overall health system strengthening.   “An efficient and equitable rollout of COVID-19 vaccines […]

Caribbean CAUSE press release on the flying of the LGBT flag at US embassies in the Caribbean

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June 22, 2021: The below-named Caribbean NGOs and churches view with disgust,the flying of the multi-coloured Homosexual-Bisexual-Transgender flag on the grounds of the US Embassies in Caribbean nations. Flag of Intolerance The Homosexual-Bisexual-Transgender flag is a flag of intolerance and polarization.It represents gross disrespect and an assault upon the consciousness of our societies.  There is […]

Study: Half of US cosmetics contain toxic chemicals

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From NEWSMAX More than half the cosmetics sold in the United States and Canada likely contain high levels of a toxic industrial compound linked to serious health conditions, including cancer and reduced birth weight, according to a new study. Researchers at the University of Notre Dame tested more than 230 commonly used cosmetics and found […]

CITA – R3 Partner for 25 Thousand Dollars in Raffle Prizes

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The Cayman Islands Tourism Association (CITA) in partnership with the R3 Foundation, is offering a ten thousand US dollars raffle prize to entice people to get their COVID-19 vaccination. “To support the call for action by the Minister of Tourism, the CITA Board felt that in order to reach the percentage of vaccinated people in Cayman needed […]

Kia America debuts in US. New name replaces Kia Motors America as part of Kia Corporation Global Brand Strategy

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Move based on Kia Corporation global brand strategy ushers new era for Kia in America; signifies evolving brand and EV strategy for fast-growing automaker Kia America replaces Kia Motors America. Kia North America replaces Kia Motors North America Global Kia logo to be adopted model by model in U.S. market New name coincides with NA […]

26 May Weather in Cayman

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Wed May 26 2021 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Moderate northeasterly winds and seas are expected over the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a ridge of high pressure lingers north of the Caribbean. Radar images show isolated showers in and around the Cayman area moving towards the west. Humidity: 73% (DOWN from yesterday)UV: […]

World Bank approves US$100 Million for The Bahamas’ COVID-19 response and recovery

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WASHINGTON, May 25, 2021 – The World Bank Board of Executive Directors approved today a US$100 million COVID-19 Response and Recovery Development Policy Loan for The Bahamas. The operation will support the country’s efforts to provide COVID-19 relief and lay the foundation for a resilient economic recovery.   “The COVID-19 pandemic came on the heels […]

25 May Weather in Cayman

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Tue May 25 2021 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS A high pressure system over the southeast US will continue to support fresh easterly winds and rough seas across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours. Humidity: 81% (Same as yesterday)UV: 11.0 EXTREME (Same as yesterday) Expected temperatures – 77°F to 87°F. Yesterday: H 87.2°F L […]

24 May Weather in Cayman

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Mon May 24 2021 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS A high pressure system over the southeast US will continue to support fresh easterly winds and rough seas across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours. Radar images show isolated showers in and around the Cayman area moving towards the west. Humidity: 81% (UP from yesterday)UV: […]