January 27, 2020

Jo-Anne Jackson-Stephens: Meet woman who attained world’s highest mark in law exam

By Tunde Ososanya From Legit – Jo-Anne Jackson-Stephens made record of attaining world’s highest mark in law exam – At the time she made such feat, Jo-Anne Jackson-Stephens was working at Higgs & Johnson in the Cayman Islands – Jackson-Stephens says she competed with intelligent people from around the world – No doubt, Jackson-Stephens will […]

Jasmine Duncan

OECS YES In Action features Jasmine Duncan Saint Lucian Entrepreneur and Environmental Advocate seeking solutions for the challenges of her generation. This month, OECS YES In Action caught up with Jasmine Duncan, a 20 year old Saint Lucian business student whose passion for helping others has inspired the launch of two local companies with regional […]

Final 20-Player Rosters announced for 2020 Concacaf Women’s Olympic Qualifying Championship

The competition kicks off January 28; Tickets for Houston, Edinburg and Los Angeles are on sale at  www.ussoccer.com/WOQ  Miami (Tuesday, January 21, 2020) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today revealed the final 20-player rosters submitted by the 8 participating Member Associations for the 2020 Concacaf Women’s Olympic Qualifying […]

2020 marks the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife

Nurses and midwives account for the largest proportion of the health workforce – 50% of the total, but a further 9 million are needed globally to achieve the goal of universal health by 2030.  Washington D.C., 3 January 2020 (PAHO/WHO)- In order to recognize the work of nurses and midwives around the work and advocate for […]

MRIs of dense breasts find more cancer but also false alarms

AP From Newsmax Giving women with very dense breasts an MRI scan in addition to a mammogram led to fewer missed cancers but also to a lot of false alarms and treatments that might not have been needed, a large study found. The results give a clearer picture of the tradeoffs involved in such testing, […]

Cayman: CAIS20 announces 50% female speaker line-up for 2020 conference

Cayman Alternative Investment Summit 2020 (CAIS20) Announces Commitment to Speaker Gender Equality 50% of speakers on stage at CAIS20 will be female CAIS20 will focus on future of alternatives through “Global. Digital. Responsible.” theme GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, Dec. 16, 2019: The Cayman Alternative Investment Summit 2020 (“CAIS20”) announced today that 50 percent of all […]

Miss South Africa crowned 2019 Miss Universe

By Christina Maxouris From CNN (CNN)Miss South Africa rules all.Zozibini Tunzi was crowned Miss Universe Sunday night after excelling through rounds of swimsuit and evening gown struts, questions on social issues and one final chance to explain why she was the right choice.”I grew up in a world where a woman who looks like me — with […]

IPBC Global 2020 set to continue the conversation on diversity in IP

“Broadening the innovation ecosphere to include women – and other under-represented groups – is critical to inspiring novel inventions, driving economic growth and maintaining the United States’ global competitiveness.” – Andrei Iancu, Director, USPTO It is no secret that diversity continues to be a recognised but significant challenge for the IP and legal space – in particular, […]

Read this if you want to achieve an instant curve appeal

Though not every lady is blessed with gorgeous curves, you can make your butt and hips appear bigger and sexier by choosing the right clothes. Experts reveal that a combination of the right attire and doing some of workouts, such as squats, can boost the appearance of your butt and hips. Start by making the […]

Johnson & Johnson loses vaginal mesh class action

From BBC More than 1,350 Australian women have won a long-running class action lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson (J&J) over vaginal mesh implants. Australia’s Federal Court found that J&J subsidiary Ethicon failed to warn patients and surgeons about the “risks” posed by the products. The implants were commonly used to treat pelvic organ prolapse and […]