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Archives for October 15, 2012

ARMED ROBBERY-WEST BAY

As of 9:47pm Monday (15) police  officers are currently at the scene of a robbery on Watercourse Road, West Bay. At approximately 8:05pm this evening – Monday 15th October 2012- two (2) males entered  Leta’s Plaza located on Watercourse Road West Bay and demanded cash from the lone cashier present. An undisclosed quantity of cash was […]

Hurricane Rafael still heading for Bermuda

Rafael headed Northward… …Expected to be near Bermuda by Tuesday (16) afternoon or evening… HURRICANE RAFAEL DISCUSSION NUMBER 14 NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL       AL172012 1100 PM AST MON OCT 15 2012 AFTER CHANGING LITTLE THIS AFTERNOON…RAFAEL HAS UNDERGONE A SIGNIFICANT STRENGTHENING EPISODE THIS EVENING.  FLIGHT-LEVEL… SFMR…AND DROPSONDE OBSERVATIONS FROM BOTH NOAA AND AIR […]

The Editor Speaks: Letters to the Editor

I welcome Letters to the Editor, even the ones I don’t agree with. Only in rare instances will I comment on them. Today is an exception as both letters are very important. The first one concerns the story that iNews Cayman, the first of Cayman’s news media outlets to break the news, published concerning the […]

Cayman Government replies to WSPA claims of health risks to turtles at farm

Statement by the Cayman Islands Government Regarding the Cayman Turtle Farm: Island Wildlife Encounter The Cayman Islands Government places a high regard on maintaining the health and safety of visitors to our Island and to our tourist attractions and takes the allegations levied against the Cayman Turtle Farm: Island Wildlife Encounter (CTF) by the World […]

Investors Trust Assurance SPC Inaugurates Its New Branch Office in Kuala Lumpur

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, Oct 15, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Following its global expansion plans, Investors Trust Assurance SPC (“ITA”) is thrilled to announce the recent opening of its branch office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, at the renowned Petronas KLCC. The Grand Opening celebration took place last Wednesday, October 10th and was a very successful […]

Sir John A. Cumber clinch 2012/2013 Opening Rally

In almost perfect weather conditions, Sir John A. Cumber Primary triumphed at the re-scheduled 2012/2013 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) Opening Rally this past Saturday at the hallowed T.E. McField Sports Complex (Annex Field) in George Town. Reaching their second final in consecutive years, the boys from the west claimed the first silverware of the […]

Cayman insurance manager pleads guilty to stealing $856,000

In Cayman’s Grand Court on Friday (15) David Keith Self, 53, Insurance Manager with Monkton Insurance Services, pleaded guilty to two counts of theft and one count of possession of criminal property before Justice Alexander Henderson. Self stole Canadian $717,388.70 belonging to Warco Insurance Company, one of Monkton’s clients, between 12 January, 2011, and 29 […]

CD Vida’s Under 15 team from Honduras to visit

In its continuing effort to improving youth football in the Cayman Islands, the West Bay Sports Foundation will be hosting the Under 15 youth football team from Club Social y Deportivo (CD Vida), a professional club based in La Ceiba, Honduras, on Saturday, October 20 and Sunday, October 21. October marks 72 years of CD […]

How many MLA’s will Cayman have to choose?

The answer my friend is blowin’ in the wind. Once again the Cayman Islands Government leaves everyone wondering, pondering and uncertain. This is the norm for this government who cannot make a decision until the very last minute and even that passes by. This time it is over the question of how many members of […]

Cayman Islands Investcorp unsecured notes rated BB (exp)

Oct 15 – Fitch Ratings has assigned Cayman Islands-based Investcorp S.A.’s (ISA) proposed senior unsecured notes an expected rating of ‘BB (exp)’. The issue will be guaranteed by Investcorp Bank B.S.C. (IBSC), the parent which is based in Bahrain. The final rating is subject to receipt of final documentation conforming to information already received. The […]