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Cayman Islands Special Olympics star murder case adjourned The trial of Jose Guadelupe Sanchez (27) for the murder and possession of an unlicensed firearm of Solomon Webster (24) was adjourned for 5 weeks at the request of his counsel. Sanchez is accused of shooting Webster, a Cayman Islands Special Olympic gold medal winner in the […]

Cayman Islands: Cayman Finance CEO to step down

30 September 2014 (George Town, Grand Cayman) Cayman Finance has announced that its Chief Executive Officer, Mr Gonzalo Jalles will be leaving the organisation in mid-November. Mr Ian Wight, Chairman of Cayman Finance thanked Mr Jalles for his significant contributions to the organisation and, more broadly, Cayman’s financial services industry. “Gonzalo, in his role as […]

The Editor Speaks: Don’t use ‘God’ in your title or it will provoke outrage

Last Sunday (28) I watched a movie called “God’s Not Dead” shown by Elmslie Memorial Church. I enjoyed it very much. Of course you can pull it to pieces quite easily but as it was a Christian movie about Christians with a GOOD message and a reasonable plot including subplots that all came together at […]

Dart Realty relaunches the Cayman Islands Yacht Club

By Lee From Scuba News Dart Realty (Cayman) Ltd. has officially relaunched the Cayman Islands Yacht Club, an integral part of the North Sound boating experience that boasts daily traffic of more than 700 boat owners and passengers. The Yacht Club is the primary gateway from the Seven Mile Beach tourism district to Cayman’s top […]

7th Annual CISPA Gala Honours New Caymanian Accounting Professionals

George Town, Grand Cayman – 30 September 2014 – The Cayman Islands Society of Professional Accountants (CISPA) will be honouring eleven Caymanians who have recently attained their accounting designation at the Society’s 7th Annual Gala at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman on Saturday, 11 October 2014. The group being honored this year includes the newly qualified […]

UPDATED: Cayman Islands Health City announces launch of important stroke prevention study

UPDATED: Thu Oct 2 2014 Health City has confirmed the following dates for the free stroke prevention clinics for ages 65+: Monday October 13th | 6-8pm | Health City Wednesday October 20th | 6-8pm | Health City Thursday October 27th | 6-8pm | Health City Monday November 10th | 1-3pm | Rotary Health Fair @ […]

Miss Cayman Islands Ladies watch ‘Metro Manila’

Miss Cayman Islands contestants and other guests enjoyed the ‘Metro Manila’ premiere last Saturday evening (September 27, 2014), at the “Unlike Cayman” arts festival. The feature-film was co-written by Caymanian Frankie Flowers and Oscar-nominated director Sean Ellis. It won the audience award at the Sundance Film Festival and was nominated for a (spell out) BAFTA […]

UN Human Rights Council backs Argentina on US debt row

From BBC The United Nations Human Rights Council has passed a resolution in Geneva condemning a group of American hedge funds that took Argentina to court. The investors are demanding payments worth more than $1.3bn (£766m) dollars on government bonds they hold. Argentina defaulted on its debts in July after refusing to comply with a […]

Cayman corporate company and bank supports local charity and radio/telethon update

Kobre & Kim (Cayman) and EFG Bank support local charity “Every year during the month of August the NCVO’s Children Services programmes welcome corporate and individual volunteers to assist and donate towards maintenance and painting projects. This year we welcomed Kobre & Kim (Cayman) and EFG Bank to our NCVO family and are so grateful […]

Cayman Islands mobile phone network provider offers social networking plans

Digicel offers all-new suite of data plans featuring anytime social networking Plans to suit all needs and pockets George Town, Cayman Islands – Tuesday, 30th September 2014. As more and more smartphone customers get hooked on social media, Digicel is making it easier for them to keep on top of their social networking with an […]