November 15, 2019

Cayman: Wildlife Hazard Working Group Meeting for all

Wildlife Hazard Working Group Meeting Owen Roberts International Airport Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (7 November 2019) The Cayman Islands Airports Authority (CIAA) invites the General Public to attend the Annual Meeting of the Hazardous Wildlife Working Group on Monday, 18 November 2019 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Owen Roberts International Airport (ORIA). At this […]

Act to support Qatar’s plan to protect workers!

Miriam Karmali, Freedom United Big news. The ILO recently announced that Qatar plans to abolish the kafala system in the country, signalling an end to an employment practice notorious for leaving migrant workers vulnerable to forced labor. Qatar is the first country in the Gulf region to make this commitment and we are eager to see it realized  – can […]

‘No-one can revolutionise mobility on their own’

The transportation network company Uberis now also involved in electromobility and logistics. Roland Werner, Director Government Affairs & Policy DACH & CEE, will speak at Hypermotion in November – and takes part in an interview here In Germany, Uber and its transportation network company currently have a presence in six major cities. What are your future plans […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

The University of the West Indies: Small States In Global Governance Cayman: Registration for NiCE Project Winter 2019 The National Community Enhancement (NiCE) Winter Project 2019 registration is on Wednesday, 13 November in the Lions Centre, at 9 a.m. Late-comers will not be allowed to register. The sign-up and orientation session ends at 12 noon. Unemployed […]

Cayman: Road Closures for Pirates Week, 7-12 November

From RCIPS The RCIPS is informing the public of the following road closures taking place this week in order to facilitate Pirates Week festivities: Wednesday, 6 November – 7:00pm to 6:00am on Thursday, 7 November: Set-up – Harbour Drive will be closed between the entrance to the Shedden Road and Fort Street (Port Authority staff will […]

The legal classification of crypto tokens – a must watch

Reminder: The types and regulation of blockchain tokens in Germany By Rico Green From Lexology Bird & Bird LLP have an upcoming webinar next week on 12 November 2019, 14:00 UTC discussing the legal classification of crypto tokens which I believe would be of interest. Speakers Initial coin offerings (ICOs), often referred to as initial token […]

Cayman: Pirates against plastic – beach clean up returns for second year

The Pirates Week Festival is proud to bring back its Pirates Against Plastic initiative in conjunction with Plastic Free Cayman (PFC) to once again parley with the Pirates for a beach clean-up. Participants are being sought to assist PFC on Sunday 10th November in cleaning up the beach at Safehaven from 8:00am to 11:00am (parking available […]

Evolution of Yahoo Groups

Yahoo thanks Group Moderators and Members and announces changes From Yahoo Thank you for your commitment to Yahoo and for helping us define the power of digital communities. Eighteen years ago, we combined the functionality of a site called eGroups.com with a precursor community platform called Yahoo Clubs to launch Yahoo Groups. Since then, you […]

St Kitts-Nevis: PM Harris’ next Press Conference is Monday, November 4th, 2019

Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris is pleased to once more update citizens and residents of St. Kitts and Nevis on matters of national interest. The Honourable Prime Minister’s monthly press conference will be held on Monday, November 4th, 2019 from 2:00pm in the Parliamentary Lounge at Government Headquarters. The press conference will be broadcast […]

Nationwide recall on Xanax issued for ‘Foreign Substance’

By Solange Reyner From Newsmax Anxiety-drug Xanax has been recalled due to a possible “foreign substance,” the Food and Drug Administration announced last week. Mylan Pharmaceuticals, citing a small chance of infection in recalling the batch of Alprazolam, which is sold under the brand Xanax, urged wholesalers to look for the potentially contaminated pills, writing […]