November 13, 2019

Cayman: Statements by Acting Chief Justice and President of the Court of Appeal on passing of Sir Edward Zacca

Published by GIS on behalf of Judicial Administration Flags at the Courts Offices are flying at half-mast today (12 November 2019), to mourn the passing of the former President of the Court of Appeal Sir Edward Zacca. The Acting Chief Justice has published a statement and the current President of the Court of Appeal made […]

Cayman: Premier’s father passes

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Alden McNee McLaughlin Sr. passed away after suffering a long illness on Monday, 11 November, 2019. He was 93. Mr. McLaughlin was born in 1926 and lived a full life and had a diverse career through his working life. He was a school teacher and taught on Cayman Brac and […]

Crown dependencies and Overseas territories lay Remembrance wreaths at Cenotaph for first time

Representatives of the Crown Dependencies and Overseas Territories have laid wreaths for the first time at the National Service of Remembrance at the Cenotaph (Sunday 10th November 2019). This year a representative from each of the three Crown Dependencies and representatives for the inhabited Overseas Territories laid their own wreaths in remembrance of their many contributions […]

The UWI Open Campus and Consular Corps of Jamaica hosting free trade webinar

Office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor and Principal. Monday, November 11, 2019 — The University of the West Indies (The UWI) Open Campus and the Consular Corps of Jamaica will host a webinar entitled, “Europe under explored – the prospects for trade and investment with Jamaica in the 21st Century” on Wednesday November 13, 2019 starting […]

Council of Ministers of Human and Social Development Meeting to be held in Dominica

Monday, November 11, 2019 — The 5th Meeting of the Council of Ministers of Human and Social Development of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) will take place in the Commonwealth of Dominica from 12-13 November 2019. The media are invited to the Opening Ceremony scheduled to convene on Tuesday, November 12 at 6:00 p.m instead of 8:30 a.m at […]

Cayman: Team Nolan’s donation funds HSA NICU’s incubator

Team Nolan, in collaboration with the Cayman Heart Fund (CHF), donated approximately US$12,600 last week for the procurement of a vital piece of equipment that will benefit the most vulnerable patients at the Cayman Islands Health Services Authority (HSA). A neonatal transport incubator will be used by the Authority’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) staff […]

The UWI commends Antigua & Barbuda’s investment in the OECS

60 to receive scholarships to The UWI Five Islands Campus Regional Headquarters, Jamaica, Tuesday, 12 November 2019—The University of the West Indies (The UWI) applauds the Government of Antigua and Barbuda’s decision to offer 60 scholarships to students at The UWI’s new Five Islands Campus in Antigua. According to a recent Cabinet statement, students from […]

Kia reveals exterior images of all-new K5 fastback sedan for Korean market

Kia sets out new product design direction with K5 New ‘Tiger Nose Evolution’ design integrates grille and headlamps Distinctive appearance creates a strong on-road presence New sedan on-sale in Korea in December, with global markets to follow Kia Motors has today published exterior images of the all-new Kia K5 sedan. Released in Korean market specification, the latest […]

Don Cherry: Canadian hockey pundit fired for poppy rant

From BBC Prominent Canadian ice hockey commentator Don Cherry has been fired for controversial comments on new immigrants and Remembrance Day poppies. Cherry complained on-air this weekend that he rarely sees people he believes to be newcomers wearing the symbol. His remarks prompted widespread condemnation from the hockey world. On Monday, the Sportsnet network said […]

SEAT Mii electric: making electrification affordable

SEAT Mii electric is the first all-electric vehicle from the brand, making the technology affordable, with purchase costs on the same level as an internal combustion engine vehicle and low cost of ownership Mii electric is the ideal vehicle for the city, mixing dynamic performance with practicality thanks to its 61kW electric motor and 32.3kWh […]