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Archives for January 2015

Electrical arc causes Cayman Gov. Admin. Building fire

A small fire occurred at Government Administration Building this morning Friday 30 January 2015. There were no casualties or injuries during the emergency evacuation. The cause of the fire was an electrical “arc” on one of the Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) units that support CIG’s information technology infrastructure within the building. The Fire Service responded […]

Murder in West Bay Fri (23) – One week Appeal – Walk through Tonight

From RCIPS: Fri, Jan 30, 2015 at 12:50 PM Between 10:00pm and Midnight tonight Friday 30 January 2015, detectives from the West Bay Police Station  – CID will be conducting a one week walk through  since the murder of David Ebanks in the vicinity of Kelly’s Bar, Birch Tree Hill. The purpose of the walk through, […]

WB Man arrested and CHARGED for murder of Victor Yates

From RCIPS Fri, Jan 30, 2015 at 12:24 PM The 22 year old West Bay resident [identified as Justin Manderson] arrested on Thursday 29 January 2015 in a pre – dawn raid  by police in West Bay has been charged by detectives for the murder of Victor Oliver Yates. He is scheduled to appear in court […]

iNews Briefs

Cayman Islands placed high in Trip Advisor Awards From Oasis Land The 2014 Trip Advisor Awards are in The 2014 Trip Advisor Awards are in. Where did the Cayman Islands fall during 2014?  Here are the results: Trip Advisor 2014 Awards Top 10 Destination in the Caribbean – Cayman Islands #6 Top 10 Islands in […]

The Editor Speaks: More discrimination against the aged

I am aged. You might be too and if not happily you might get to be aged. Actually ‘happily’ does not generally go with being aged. This is not the first time I have written on this subject but nothing has happened to improve things since my last missive on this painful subject that affects […]

Cayman Islands Kiwanis and Sir John A. Cumber Primary School promote the love of BUGs!

The students at the Sir John A. Cumber Primary School love BUGs now that the Kiwanis Club of Grand Cayman has started a new programme at the school called Bring Up Grades or as the students know it, the BUG programme. “I am very excited to welcome the Kiwanis’s Club to the school. We are […]

Cayman Island winners in regional Rotary Storybook contest

Three primary school children broke through a chrysalis-hard literary competition involving 102 entries from eight schools on Grand Cayman and emerged victors in the third annual Rotary Butterfly Storybook competition. Winners 10 year old Ellie Nickason, of Cayman Prep and High School, 9-year-old Diamond White from Prospect Primary School and Zara Garafolo, also 9, of […]

2015 CFA Curriculum donation to Cayman Islands George Town Public Library

For more than a decade the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute has offered local societies a complimentary set of the CFA curriculum for use in their communities. The CFA Society Cayman Islands continued its long-held tradition of donating the books to the Cayman Islands Public Library Service for accessibility to all residents in the Cayman […]

Large inflow of money witnessed in WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. (ADR) Shares

By Jerad Winslet From Winston View WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. (ADR) (NYSE:WX) traded negative at $39.81. On an intraday basis, the price dropped -0.23 points or -0.58%. The composite uptick value was $2.89 million while the combined downtick value was $1. The net money flow was $1.89 million while the up/down ratio was not very […]

Cayman Islands Alternative Investment Summit releases draft agenda

The Cayman Alternative Investment Summit scheduled for Thu & Fri February 12 -13 at the Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman have announced their draft ageneda Agenda Day 1 MORNING (To 12;30PM) 7:00-8.15AM BREAKFAST AND NETWORKINGTERPRISES Chris Duggan,Vice President, Dart Enterprises Ltd 8:20 – 8:30AM Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, 8:30 -8:50AM CHAIRMAN’S WELCOME AND OPENING ADDRESS Anthony […]