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Archives for November 12, 2011

Bush heads for London

Premier the Hon. McKeeva Bush travels to London this weekend for talks with the Minister for Overseas Territories Henry Bellingham, MP. The talks involve a number of urgent matters including a financial reform agreement. Minister Bellingham preferred not to include these matters on the agenda for the bilateral talks that take place later this month […]

Teen jailed for robbery

A teenager has been jailed for 16 years for robbery and unlawful use of a firearm. Elmer Wright, who is now 18 years old, held up Bodden Town gas station last June The judge also sentenced the teen to the minimum sentence of ten years for the possession of an unlicensed firearm and seven years […]

Latest ‘Call of Duty’ game breaks sales record

NEW YORK (AP) — By the third time around, it really shouldn’t be a surprise. The latest “Call of Duty” video game set a first-day sales record this week, generating $400 million in sales in its first 24 hours in stores. That breaks the record its predecessor set this time last year. “Call of Duty: […]

Cricket report: Jamaica win big

The Challenge Trophy, Cayman Islands favorite off season tournament began yesterday in glorious sunshine. It was a fitting start to T/20 action. Cayman Islands and Bahamas participants of the ICC Americas Level 1 Coaching Course held at the John Gray High School and the region’s Development Officer Wendell Coppin were present at the Smith Road […]

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Collapse looms if projects don’t start

Business leaders have described growing frustration with trying to rebuild Cayman’s economy and put people to work, fearing the Islands are in profound danger if development projects do not start soon. In a series of full-page advertisements, at least 33 business owners have signaled support for the Dart Realty-government ForCayman Investment Alliance, a $1.2 billion […]

YO HO HO LET’S GO

They’re here, me hearties! Thousands of spectators watch the annual Pirates Landing in Hog Sty Bay by Harbour Drive. This year promises to be bigger and better. A pre-landing pageant to get everyone in the mood followed by explosions, smoke and many surprises. The arrival of those dastardly pirates is the centre piece everyone is […]

Venezuela hunts for Ramos and his kidnappers

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan authorities said Friday they are confident they can quickly solve the kidnapping of Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos. The abduction on Wednesday was the first known kidnapping of a major leaguer in a country that has scores of players on big league rosters, and it has brought a renewed focus […]

Beacon Group acquisition

Cayman-based Caledonian Global Financial Services has announced the acquisition of the Beacon Group of companies, which is based in the British Virgin Islands and comprises Beacon Capital Management, Beacon Fund Advisors and Beacon Fund Administrators. Beacon is a provider of fiduciary services, fund management and administration, and other investment services in both the BVI and […]