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Archives for June 4, 2015

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Cayman Islands Community Events FRI JUNE 5 Estella Scott Roberts Foundation Gala In support of the Estella Scott Roberts Foundation grant program, the foundation will be hosting its annual fundraising event at the George Town Yacht Club on Friday June 5th 2015 at 8:00pm under the theme ‘Soul Train’. Tickets can be purchased at Papermans […]

February’s top Cayman Islands government employee is Witney Tatum

Fire Service Divisional Officer Witney Tatum, who is stationed on Cayman Brac, invariably carries the service motto “Saving Lives and Protecting Property” into the community, even when he is not on duty. He takes every opportunity to educate the public and promote fire safety awareness and fire risk reduction. With the safety of the public […]

Fifa crisis: Jack Warner ‘to reveal all despite fears’

From BBC Former Fifa vice-president Jack Warner has said in a TV address that he will reveal all he knows about corruption at world football’s governing body. Mr Warner, who said he feared for his life, also said he could link Fifa officials to general elections in his native Trinidad and Tobago in 2010. He […]

The Editor Speaks: ‘Guilty’ by association?

Just being an associate of Jeffery Webb is now raising eyebrows and questions being asked. In some quarters you are guilty by association. The world’s press is here digging and delving and of course our local media has been doing the same. If a known associate of Webb even has a home near him the […]

MCS recognised as 2015 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for the Cayman Islands

MCS on Wednesday (3) proudly announced it has won the 2015 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Award for the Cayman Islands. The company was honoured among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology. “I am thrilled that we have been […]

EnjoyCayman.ky donates to Cayman Islands Skateboard Association

The Cayman Islands Skateboard Association (“CISA”) is a non-profit organisation, located at the Black Pearl Skate Park in Grand Harbour, that works with youth after-school programs and events from public as well as private schools. The Mission of CISA is “to maintain a world class skate park in the Cayman Islands; to keep the park […]

Cayman Islands: After Weavering: Wilful default deciphered

By David Butler ▪ Harney Westwood & Riegels, Sean Scott ▪ Harney Westwood & Riegels LLP – From CDR Commercial Dispute Regulation David Butler and Sean Scott of Harneys examine the impact of an appeal in the Cayman Islands which found two former non-executive company directors had not acted with wilful neglect. Following the collapse […]

Russia, plagued by soccer scandals, says everything’s going to be fine

By Christopher Miller From Mashable MOSCOW — Full steam ahead. That’s the message Kremlin officials here put out Wednesday in an attempt to quell Russians’ fears the country would lose its bid to host the World Cup in 2018 after the resignation of FIFA President Sepp Blatter, even as the FBI investigates Russia’s, along with […]

Justin Ebanks rated best Cayman Islands government employee in March

Delivering high quality service to his clients and staff members is an important trait that distinguishes Needs Assessment Unit (NAU) Higher Executive Officer Justin Ebanks. For this, and other qualities, Mr. Ebanks has been recognised as March’s top employee among the civil service. Congratulating Mr. Ebanks for his efficiency, Deputy Governor Hon. Franz Manderson, Cert. […]

Texas executes 67-year-old man after 3 decades on death row

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS From Mashable Death row inmate Lester Bower in an interview cage at the visiting area of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Polunsky Unit near Livingston, Texas, in January. Texas executed Lester Bower Jr. Wednesday for a quadruple murder he maintained he didn’t commit, making him the oldest prisoner executed in […]