October 22, 2018

Archives for April 13, 2017

Leading artists raise funds to help grow the Cayman National Art Collection

The Big Art Auction 4 is the fourth biennial art exhibition and auction held in support of the National Gallery of the Cayman Islands’ (NGCI) permanent collection development and related education programmes. Held every other year, the two-week exhibition features work by leading contemporary artists before they are auctioned at an entertaining “Sotheby’s styled” evening […]

Ogier advise on major asset finance deal for international aircraft group

Ogier Cayman has acted in a major asset finance deal by advising HSBC Bank plc as administrative agent and collateral agent for the senior lenders in connection with the provision of an exit credit facility of over US$300 million to the CHC Group on following completion of the Group’s financial restructuring and exit from Chapter […]

CITN/CAYMAN 27 to host Cayman Islands National Debates

GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS, April 10, 2017– Local TV channel Cayman 27 is set to host a series of televised National Debates in the run up to the May 2017 General Elections. Selected political candidates will debate each other on the national issues that affect us all. As we embark on uncharted territory for the […]

Cayman Islands referee attacked during Senior Mens Semi-Finals Football Match

From the Cayman Islands Referee Association (CIRA) Summary Date: Saturday, April 8th 2017 8pm Senior Men’s FA Cup Semi-Finals Match MFA-3, P69 at Ed Bush Football Playing Field Teams: Future SC vs. Alliance FC 90 mins. into the game, score was 3-0 in favour to Future SC Around that time, one of the referee officials […]

Annual Report of Internet Watch Foundation highlights Cayman Islands Investigation

Last week the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF), a UK-based incorporated charity dedicated to the removal of online child abuse imagery, released its 2016 Annual Report (IWF press release attached). Among the trends, successes and challenges of the past year in their work, the IWF report highlights a police investigation in Cayman that uncovered two new […]

Islands Cup Open: Professional football coming to the Caribbean!

By Nathan Carr From The Home of Caribbean Football A brand new Caribbean football tournament called the Islands Cup Open has officially been launched and could feature highly distinguished names such as Ronaldinho, Rivaldo and Clarence Seedorf. Read on for more information… Professional football is coming to the Caribbean in the form of the Islands Cup Open, a brand […]

Cayman makes a splash

Cayman Islands is Making a Splash as Sponsor for DEMA’s ‘Go Dive Now’ US Pool Tour Cayman Islands Department of Tourism sponsorship of tour boosts marketing outreach for Cayman’s dive operators through relationship building and media coverage As principal sponsor of the Dive Equipment and Marketing Association’s (DEMA) Go Dive Now Pool Tour, the Cayman […]

Guyana studies draft petroleum legislation

By Bert Wilkinson From Caribbean Life A Guyanese bipartisan select parliamentary committee is set to pore over draft petroleum legislation that would include jail time and heavy fines for locals and industry players who take bribes from oil operators and will also have clauses aimed at ensuring that the country is not cheated of its […]

Cayman Islands: Marine Safety and Burglary Prevention Reminders for Easter Weekend

Ahead of the Easter weekend the RCIPS would like to remind the community of some precautions to take for a safe and crime-free holiday. First, it is important to be vigilant about safety when in or around the water, as the weather can be unpredictable around this time of year and waves and currents can […]

Pacquiao at Cayman hospital promotes kids free heart treatment

Manny Pacquiao Joins With Cayman Islands Hospital To Get Kids Free Heart Surgery BY AMY PILKINGTON INSPIRATIONAL From Diply Manny’s at it again! Just when I think there couldn’t be any more the boxer, senator, philanthropist, and father could add to his schedule, he’s out there announcing a partnership with a foundation and a hospital […]