December 15, 2019

Davos of the Caribbean- Guess who will be in Haiti this year?!

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We’re excited to announce one of our featured speakers! Ann Rosenberg is the Senior Vice President & Global Head of SAP Next-Gen, (a Purpose Driven Innovation Community of 17,000+ partner companies). Haiti Tech Summit 2019 Ann Rosenberg and Christine Souffrant Ntim-the founder of Haiti Tech Summit, will be speaking at Davos, Switzerland during the World […]

Baer ‘Whistleblower’ cleared by top court in data-theft case [Cayman Islands sub not considered Swiss Bank]

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By Hugo Miller From Bloomberg , Swiss Supreme Court upholds acquittal by vote of 3 to 2 Verdict may hold implications for Swiss banks’ foreign units A former Julius Baer banker who leaked documents from a Cayman Islands subsidiary was cleared of breaking Swiss banking secrecy by Switzerland’s top court, creating possible problems for how […]

Cayman Islands Tax Haven is third-largest foreign investor in Israel

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From Newsweek The Cayman Islands is the third-largest foreign investor in Israel, according to government data surfaced Monday by an Israeli news site. The data once more raised questions about the origin of the funds driving Israel’s burgeoning startup and tech industries. Israeli technology news website CTech analyzed figures published in March by the Israel […]

meeco to install sun2roof solar systems on German traditional specialised yarn factory

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Gruschwitz Textilwerke AG to be equipped with a 280 kWp clean energy solution Saving electricity costs, gaining energy independence and contributing to an eco-friendly power supply in production processes is an aim more and more German companies pursue. The German 200 year old specialised yarn factory Gruschwitz Textilwerke AG has now decided to make further […]

Switzerland seeks to regain cryptocurrency crown

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By Anna Irrera and Brenna Hughes Neghaiwi From KFGO NEW YORK/ZURICH (Reuters) – Swiss regulators are stepping up efforts to halt an exodus of cryptocurrency projects from the country, after two of only a handful of banks active in the nascent sector shut their doors on it in the last year. The departures, which industry […]

Neymar fouled 10 times

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Brazil’s talisman striker was fouled more times than any World Cup player in 20 years in their first match By Tom Murray From Business Insider Brazil was held to a 1-1 draw by Switzerland on Sunday in their first 2018 World Cup match. The match was full of fouls — 30 in total — 10 […]

No armchair liquidators – court confirms appointment of provisional liquidators to Swiss company

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Contributed by Harney Westwood & Riegels From ILO Private Client & Offshore Services British Virgin Islands In the latest judgment regarding the DPH liquidation,(1) the BVI Court of Appeal upheld the appointment of BVI provisional liquidators in respect of a Swiss company and clarified that evidence of dissipation of assets (in the Mareva sense) may […]

Marriott Hotel Guyana to be equipped by meeco with sun2live/sun2roof solar energy & sun2safe XL storage system

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Hotel in Georgetown to shave off energy costs and to avoid 900 tons of CO2 emissions The Marriott Hotel Guyana in Georgetown will soon benefit from an eco-friendly, sustainable and cost-efficient energy supply. The leading five-star hotel in Guyana has concluded an agreement on a solar power installation with the global clean energy provider The […]

Kaspersky to move to Switzerland following latest government ban

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By Rachel England From engadget The Dutch government is phasing out the software as a security ‘precaution’. Things are going from bad to worse for Kaspersky Labs, the Russian anti-virus software developer. The Dutch government says it’s planning to phase out the use of the software “as a precautionary measure”, and is proactively suggesting other […]

2018 Geneva Motor Show 2

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These 35 cars dominated the 2018 Geneva Motor Show Part 2 By Benjamin Zhang From Business Insider The Lamborghini Huracan Performante Spyder. Lamborghini The Geneva Motor Show is the first major European car show of 2018. It will be packed with the latest offerings from Audi, Aston Martin, Bentley, BMW, Mercedes, Jaguar, Land Rover, Lexus, […]