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Archives for February 21, 2019

Europe agrees platform rules to tackle unfair business practices

By Natasha Lomas From TechCrunch The European Union’s  political institutions have reached agreement over new rules designed to boost transparency around online platform businesses and curb unfair practices to support traders and other businesses that rely on digital intermediaries for discovery and sales. The European Commission  proposed a regulation for fairness and transparency in online platform trading last April. And late […]

Online dating in 2030

What will online dating be like in 2030? By Brtiiany Levine Beckman from Mashable In our Love App-tually series, Mashable shines a light into the foggy world of online dating. It is cuffing season after all. Digital courtship exploded with the rise of the smartphone.  Match and eHarmony laid the online groundwork decades ago, but momentum built […]

Cleveland Clinic Study unveils the real connection between excess weight, heart conditions and overall health

Weight Connection to Heart Conditions and Overall Health Not Completely Understood by Most People, affirms new US Study by Cleveland Clinic February is heart month and Cleveland Clinic health experts have joined hands to raise awareness about the cardiovascular disease. Heart disease is the No. 1 cause of death in the United States and around […]

From Iraq and Pakistan to the Caribbean, climate change is driving threats of new insecurity and violence, security analysts say’

by Laurie Goering, Thomson Reuters Foundation, in The Hague From Climate Centre (This story appeared first on Tuesday on the website of the Thomson Reuters Foundation; it has been edited slightly here for length.) Climate change threats – from worsening water shortages in Iraq and Pakistan to harsher hurricanes in the Caribbean – are a growing security […]

4 dolphins moved from Arizona facility to Caribbean park

By Jennifer Kay AP From Star Tribune MIAMI — Four remaining dolphins at an Arizona facility where four other dolphins have died have moved into a new home in the Caribbean. Coral World Ocean Park in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, announced the arrival of the four Atlantic bottlenose dolphins late Wednesday. In a statement […]

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Cayman Islands: 2 vehicle fires in Windsor Park area last night (Feb 20)

From RCIPS At about 11:00PM on Tuesday, 19 February, officers responded to a report of a vehicle fire at an address on Theresa Drive in George Town. A grey Honda Civic was on fire at the location and was subsequently extinguished by fire officers. No one was injured in the incident. Shortly after 11:00PM police […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Revised List of Public Holidays for 2019 Public Holiday for Royal Visit ·        Premier has announced 28 March 2019 will be a public holiday. ·        The new holiday will commemorate the visit of TRHs Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, to the Cayman Islands. Grand Cayman (GIS) – The Premier, Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, has announced Thursday, 28 […]

Why Repricer tools streamline selling on Amazon

Most people know that Amazon is one of the biggest marketplaces to shop online today. Few realize just how competitive that marketplace is when it comes to selling online though. There are literally millions of people selling products on Amazon, and you’ll be competing against many of them if you choose to sell a product […]

21 Feb Weather in Cayman

21 Feb Thu 2019 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Moderate winds and seas are expected over the Cayman area for the next 24 hours in association with a pressure system over the western Atlantic Ocean. Radar images show isolated showers in and around the Cayman area moving west. Humidity: 87% (UP from yesterday) UV: 10.6 VERY […]