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Archives for March 20, 2017

Cayman Islands police helicopter strikes line of tethered kite

Police Helicopter Strikes Line of Tethered Kite; Helicopter Back in Service Sunday (19) On the afternoon of Friday 16 March 2017, while on a police tasking in the West Bay Area of Grand Cayman, the police helicopter struck the line of a tethered kite (a fishing line with a swivel attached) that appears to have […]

Cayman Islands’ Maritime Services Park to provide safety, stability, security and a pathway to prosperity to the maritime industry

George Town, Grand Cayman (March 20th 2017) – Cayman Enterprise City (CEC), Cayman’s award-winning special economic zone, is geared up to target the world’s evolving maritime services industry in 2017 with Cayman Maritime Services Park (CMSP), the zone’s newest component. CMSP provides a pathway to prosperity for shipping companies and maritime service providers facing a […]

Cayman Islands patrol officers disrupt burglary-in-progress, one arrested

From RCIPS While on proactive patrol in the West Bay area early this morning just before 4:30AM, officers responded quickly to a report of a nearby alarm at Tortuga Rum Company on Northwest Point Road.  When they arrived two men were seen exiting the rear of premises toward a pickup truck with its engine running.  […]

Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) opens in Cayman islands to coordinate child protection

From RCIPS Today, Monday 20 March, the MASH Unit was officially opened during a press conference in its George Town offices in Anderson Square.  The Governor, Premier, Acting Commissioner of Police and Director of Department of Children and Family Services participated in the opening and spoke about the anticipated improvement in the level of child […]

Renowned pediatric cardiac surgeon arrives to Cayman Islands to share latest advances at The Cayman Heart Fund’s (CHF) 10th Annual International Symposium”

The Cayman Heart Fund’s 10th Annual International Symposium, hosted by the Cayman Heart Fund, a nonprofit, non-government organization dedicated to educating the public, influencing policy and supporting access to high quality health care through various programs and initiatives, welcomes internationally renowned pediatric cardiac surgeon Dr. Steven Bibevski of Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, part of Memorial Healthcare System. The one-day […]

Chambers highlight 12 notable practitioners in review of Ogier’s “excellent and insightful” Cayman Islands team

Chambers highlight 12 notable practitioners in review of Ogier’s “excellent and insightful” Cayman team Chambers and Partners Global directory has recognised 12 of Ogier’s Cayman team as notable practitioners and praised the team for its “insightful and accurate” advice and “excellent work”. There was individual recognition for partners James Bergstrom, Giorgio Subiotto, Rachael Reynolds, Ulrich […]

Collas Crill partner to address STEP Caribbean Conference

Collas Crill senior partner and trusts and private wealth specialist, Antony Duckworth, will be addressing the STEP Caribbean Conference in May. Antony is joining Professor Jonathan Harris QC (Hon) of Serle Court and Graeme Kleiner from Charles Russell Speechlys LLP on the panel titled Statute Barred? The Effectiveness of Firewall Provisions in Fending Off Matrimonial […]

Cayman Airways adds more Sister Islands(Cayman Brac & Little Cayman) flights

Revised schedule adds more seats and convenient options for travel throughout the day Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (20 March, 2016) A new Cayman Airways schedule for the Sister Islands offers more flights between Grand Cayman and Cayman Brac and better direct access to Little Cayman in response to increased demand for seats into the Sister […]

The Editor Speaks: Who is pulling the strings of the “independents”?

At the last election we had the “Independents” running with the majority under the umbrella of C4C. This election there is no C4C or C3C, or C2C or any number in the middle of CC. However, there is a whole bunch of Independents running, and one of our local doctors, is behind the scenes pulling […]

CDB to assist region deal with de-risking of banks

From Jamaica Observer BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — The Barbados-based Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) said it is providing US$250,000 to strengthen financial transparency, and assist in preventing the loss of correspondent banking relationships (CBRs) in the region. It noted that in the Caribbean, CBRs facilitate a number of payment systems, including international trade, cross-border payments and […]