July 24, 2017

Archives for January 2017

Cayman Islands Project & Cost Management Company voted #1

Local project & cost management company voted #1 cost consultant globally World Architecture 100 Survey 2017 – Second year in a row Martyn Bould MBE Caribbean Chairman of Rider Levett Bucknall is pleased to announce Rider Levett Bucknall has been voted the number one global cost consultant partner for the second year in a row […]

Seven Fathoms Cayman Rum Challenge 2017

The Seven Fathoms Cayman Rum Challenge expanded this year to an international stage for the first time.  Earlier in 2016, mixology contests were held in Miami, Chicago and New York where top bartenders from each city competed to put together their best cocktail using Cayman’s own Seven Fathoms Rum.  “It was interesting to watch these […]

Mixing work and play with family in Grand Cayman

From Marriott Traveler Corioli Souter often finds herself plunging to the depths of the world’s oceans to research 17th century Dutch shipwrecks and find sunken treasure. While the trips can take her to amazing places, the journeys usually end up as stories she tells her family in Perth, Australia. Maritime archaeology “is my work, but […]

The Editor speaks: Government can’t handle healthcare and no one really knows if we are healthy

It is a shocking affair when our own government, or should I say, our own Civil Service cannot manage its own health care system. Auditor General Sue Winspear made this statement in her report ”Cayman Islands Health System”. “The government does not have the resources or the information required to manage the health system effectively, […]

Cayman Islands Kids Gaelic Football Club welcomes new members to the ‘Start of Season Blitz’ at Camana Bay

On Saturday February 11th2017, the Cayman Islands Kids Gaelic Football Club will host a ‘Start of Season Blitz’ at the Camana Bay CIS Football Pitch. This event will encompass training skill sets for each age group and culminate in a round robin of games. All children between the ages of 5 and 18 years old […]

Cayman Alternative Investment Summit at Kimpton Grand Cayman Feb 15-17

Deutsche Bank is a sponsor of this year’s conference which provides a singular experience including a cutting-edge educational agenda, and a forum to discuss and debate issues facing the industry at this time. Working with Deutsche Bank you not only benefit from our market-leading insights into an ever-changing environment, but also from powerful infrastructure, innovative […]

Home Gas celebrate at Cayman Islands Business After Hours

Home Gas celebrated their 60th year of service in the Cayman Islands community on January 26, hosting a Chamber Business After Hours at George Town Yacht Club. 150 attendees were present for the momentous occasion, all praising and congratulating Home Gas and the Bodden family for their hard-work, dedication and successes over the years. Chamber […]

Baba Masaba: Nigerian man with 86 wives dies aged 93

From BBC A former Muslim preacher in Nigeria who had at least 86 wives has died aged 93. Mohammed Bello Abubakar, known as Baba Masaba, died at his home in central Niger state on Saturday after an undisclosed illness. A large crowd attended his funeral on Sunday. Nigeria’s Daily Trust newspaper reported that while he […]

Link-Caribbean awards $125,000 USD to 5 Caribbean firms

Bridgetown, BARBADOS, January 30, 2017. Five Caribbean businesses are at a stage closer to securing private investment having each received $25,000 USD through the LINK-Caribbean Investment Readiness Grant programme. The five firms are Carepoint and Caribbean Transit Solutions from Barbados; Bluedot Media and Innovative Menu Solutions Ltd from Jamaica and SystemIz Incorporated from Trinidad and […]

Over the top Miss Universe costumes

These are the over-the-top Miss Universe costumes that you need to see BY YVETTE TAN From Mashable We’ve seen some crazy pageant costumes over the years, but it looks like this year’s will set the bar higher. The Miss Universe candidates have begun arriving in Manila for this year’s pageant, and some of the countries […]