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Archives for March 7, 2017

Cayman Islands ministers International Women’s Day 2017 joint message

International Women’s Day 2017 Joint Message by Honourable Tara Rivers, JP, Minister for Education, Employment and Gender Affairs and Honourable Osbourne Bodden, JP, Minister for Community Affairs, Youth and Sports On behalf of the Government and the Ministry of Education, Employment and Gender Affairs, and the Ministry of Community Affairs, Youth and Sports, we wish […]

Investors and managers share views on Trump, Le Pen, technology and the future of the Alternative Investment Industry in CAIS 2017 Survey

44% believe Trump administration represents the biggest global risk in 2017 GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, March 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — A survey of more than 200 leading thinkers and decision-makers in the alternative investment industry in attendance at the 2017 Cayman Alternative Investment Summit (CAIS) revealed that 44% believe the Trump administration represents the biggest potential […]

Off the Couch launched ahead of Cayman Islands DG’s 5K Challenge

Deputy Governor Franz Manderson launched the Off the Couch fitness programme yesterday evening (Monday, 6 March) ahead of his annual DG’s 5K Challenge. The weekly walk/run, which is free of cost, aims to get people in shape for the 5K Challenge to raise money for the YMCA of the Cayman Islands. Off the Couch to […]

The Editor Speaks: Women

There can be no argument that without women there would be no human beings. As a man I could argue the same applies – there would be no humans in the world without men. That is true from the beginning. But men’s sperm is already being stored and even marketed. A woman doesn’t need a […]

Caymanian lawyer supports Cayman Islands proposed Legal Practitioners Bill

Letter on behalf David Collins, Partner at Walkers I am writing to express my support for the passing of the Legal Practitioners Bill. As a Caymanian partner at a local law firm, I am concerned to ensure that we pass legislation that provides a framework to support the progression of Caymanian lawyers, and protects our […]

International restructuring work being driven by market prices and costs in natural resources

Changes in market prices and increasing costs are driving more international restructuring and insolvency work, says Ogier disputes lawyer William Jones. Will, who was promoted to managing associate in the firm’s Cayman Disputes Resolution team at the start of the month, says that there has been an increase in international restructuring and insolvency work in […]

Cleveland Clinic opens new cancer centre

New facility designed for collaboration, improved patient experience Cayman Islands’ residents travelling overseas for cancer treatment now have an additional option when choosing a medical facility as the new Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center, in Ohio, began welcoming patients on Monday, March 6. The 377,000-square-foot facility has been designed to house all outpatient cancer treatment […]

Cayman Islands’ Triple C Cadets excel

A new group of Triple C School Cadets were inducted into the Cayman Islands Cadet family in the month of January with other fellow recruits from around the island. Among the Triple C recruits was Grade 9 student, Drevon Manderson, who was the recent recipient of the Most Outstanding Recruit award, the Overall Best Recruit […]

Made a movie? Here’s how to get it rated in Cayman Islands

Persons who want to publicly exhibit films in the Cayman Islands are reminded that the local Film Control Board views and assigns ratings to all movies that haven’t already been rated by an internationally recognised film control board. Under The Film Exhibition Control Law (2015), which came into effect on 1 January 2016, Cayman’s board […]

Cayman Islands February 2017 Funerals

Cayman February funerals Joseph Parchment                             -14 Feb 2017 Lisa Turner                                          – 14 Feb 2017                                           Selena Oleta Foster 1 jun 1928 – 19 Feb 2017 North Side Jeffrey Broderick                         – 23 Feb 2017   Pedro Foster James Davis                                                         3 Feb 1948 – 4 Feb 2017   Eden Savannah Lileth Aneza Jackson                                                    17 Sep 1938 – 6 Feb 2017  Eden Savannah Beryl […]