January 17, 2017

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Aureum Re is formed on Cayman Islands; will reinsure annuity business

From Intelligent Insurer A new reinsurance company has been formed on the Cayman Islands focused on the reinsurance of fixed annuities, variable annuities and supplemental contracts issued by US insurers. Aureum Reinsurance Company has been registered as a Class D Reinsurance Company on Cayman. David Towriss, the chief executive of Aureum, said: “We are extremely happy to have […]

Cayman Islands Kittiwake’s sixth sinking anniversary

January 5th marked six years since the ex-USS Kittiwake was sunk off the west coast of Grand Cayman. The shipwreck and artificial reef still remains as the number one thing to do in West Bay on TripAdvisor! The USS Kittiwake wreck is the only dive site in the Cayman Islands that is regularly maintained. Routine […]

Cayman Islands Garden Club Family Fun Day announced

A family fun day will take place at the Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park on Sunday (January 22nd) with entertainment for all. The Garden Club of Grand Cayman in conjunction with the Botanic Park is holding the event. The fun will include children’s lawn games, demonstrations of craft making using natural materials, a raffle, plant […]

Annual Cayman Islands Fidelity Conference to focus on economic growth

GRAND  CAYMAN  13th January  2017. Fidelity Bank (Cayman) Limited today announced the line up for their 14th annual Cayman Economic Outlook  “CEO” conference which will take  place  on  Thursday  2nd February. Over the past decade Fidelity have firmly established CEO as the  platform  for predicting local economic health for the year ahead. Each year the […]

Top UN official in Haiti, Security Council welcome announcement of president-elect

From SAT PR 4 January 2017 – A senior United Nations official and the Security Council today joined the international community in congratulating the next President of Haiti, whose election completes a repeatedly delayed process that took over a year. Sandra Honoré, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Haiti, and the other members of […]

The Editor speaks: The Great Manny will be in town

Actually two towns to be precise. – Bodden Town and George Town. One of the greatest boxers of all time, the Hon. Manny Pacquiao will be making his first visit here as guest of Sports Minister Osbourne Bodden to be present at the ground breaking ceremony of the new Bodden Town Boxing Gymnasium at the […]

Top UN official in Haiti, Security Council welcome announcement of president-elect

4 January 2017 – A senior United Nations official and the Security Council today joined the international community in congratulating the next President of Haiti, whose election completes a repeatedly delayed process that took over a year. Sandra Honoré, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Haiti, and the other members of the so-called “Core […]

Sterling Bank & Trust announces appointment of Canada former Premier Michael Harris as Director

By Sterling Bank & Trust Sterling Bank & Trust has announced the appointment of former Ontario Premier Michael Harris as a director of the integrated banking and financial services firm specializing in development and real estate-related investment vehicles. The new appointment increases the role Mr. Harris will play in helping to set policy direction for […]

‘Granny,’ the oldest known orca presumed dead at 105 years old

BY JOHNNY LIEU From Mashable At an estimated age of 105 years old, the orca known to researchers as “Granny” is presumed to be dead. Labelled J2, she was a member of the Puget Sound orcas which are located in Washington State in  the U.S., a small and closely monitored group of the species. Over […]

Cayman Islands: West Bay Senior Citizen’s Annual Christmas Social

West Bay Community Council and West Bay MLA’s (Hon. McKeeva Bush, Capt. Eugene Ebanks and Mr. Bernie Bush) held an Annual Senior Citizens Social on Saturday 17th December 2016 at the Sir John A Cumber Primary School Hall. Prayers were offered by Pastor Gareth Haylock, Scripture reading by Mr. Joseph Haylock, the meal was blessed […]