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Archives for May 23, 2023

Remembering My Friend Harry Belafonte

An Op Ed By Dr. Monty Alexander Dr. Monty Alexander, C.D., (l), with Harry Belafonte at his home in Manhattan, NY, in 2021. (Pamela Frank image) By Dr. Monty Alexander CARIBPR WIRE, Tues. May 23, 2023: On April 25, 2023, the world bid farewell to Harry Belafonte, a true icon of music, cinema, and activism. I not […]

Chamber’s Leadership Cayman 2023 Class presents Wheels for Meals to raise funds for Meals on Wheels

George Town – The Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce Leadership Cayman (LC) class of 2023 is hosting a fundraising event ‘Wheels for Meals’ at Vital Spinbar & Yogaden in Grand Harbour on Saturday, June 24 from 9am to 2pm. All proceeds from this fun-filled fundraiser will go to the charity Meals on Wheels (MOW) with […]

Cayman: Red Ensign Group Conference looks at maritime challenges

L-R: Director of UK Maritime Services Katy Ware, Chief Executive Officer of the Maritime Authority of the Cayman Islands Joel Walton, Premier Hon. G. Wayne Panton, Her Excellency the Governor Jane Owen, Minister of Financial Services & Commerce Hon. Andre Ebanks Grand Cayman, 23 May 2022 – The unique challenges of maritime and Coastal State responsibilities are […]


From Bevan Springer MAY 22, 2023 Celebrating Caribbean Biodiversity On International Day for Biological Diversity, let’s cherish the stunning ecosystems that make the Caribbean an unrivaled paradise. In the face of the climate crisis, preserving biodiversity is vital for Caribbean tourism.  For the sake of generations yet to come, we have a responsibility to support sustainable practices, protect our […]

Cayman: DES welcomes timely conclusion of CXC Investigation

The Department of Education Services (DES) welcomes the conclusion of the Caribbean Examination Council’s (CXC’s) investigation into concerns that the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) Mathematics Paper 2 was breached in some Caribbean countries.  After meeting with the examining body and other regional education officials on Friday (19 May), DES Director Mark Ray expressed his […]

Mourant Consulting launches in the Cayman Islands

Amy Gurm has been appointed by Mourant, a law firm-led professional services business, to head up the newly launched Mourant Consulting offering in the Cayman Islands. Joining Amy in the growing Cayman-based Mourant Consulting team is Yara Henry, who has been appointed to the role of Associate Director. Mourant Consulting is a global specialist consulting […]

Cayman: Police investigate burglary on North Church Street

From RCIPS Shortly after 5:30PM 19 May, officers responded to a report of a robbery at a business on North Church Street, just north of Mary Street, in George Town. It was reported that two masked men entered the store, each brandishing a firearm, and demanded cash from the register and safe. They then fled through […]

23 May Weather in Cayman

Tue 23 May 2023 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Light winds and smooth seas are expected to continue for the next few days in association with a weak pressure gradient over the northwest Caribbean. Radar images show scattered showers in and around the Cayman Islands drifting towards the south. Today:  Plenty of sunshine. Winds Light & […]