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Archives for May 10, 2017

IMPACT17 Conference brings world-class Internet Marketing and Innovation and thought-leadership to Cayman

George Town, Grand Cayman May 10th, 2017 – The Internet Marketing Association (IMA) and Cayman Enterprise City (CEC) co-hosted the IMPACT17 Cayman Conference April 26-28, 2017, at the Kimpton Seafire Resort on Grand Cayman. Aside from the fine dining the attendees were served a wealth of Internet marketing and innovation intelligence and best practices. IMPACT17 […]

CIASA hosts the Cayman Islands FLOW 800m Sea Swim

The annual Flow 800m Sea Swim takes place this Saturday, May 13th. The swim starts at 4pm, with registration from 3-3:45pm; and is a loop course, starting and ending at Governor’s Beach, on Seven Mile Beach. The Cayman Islands Amateur Swimming Association’s (CIASA’s) sea swims attract a wide variety of participants – competitive and non–competitive […]

Canadian marijuana company starts exporting to Cayman Islands

From Jamaica Observer GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (CMC) – The Canadian-based medical cannabis company CanniMed Therapeutics exported its first International shipment of cannabis oil to the Cayman Islands, as a way of testing the territory’s potential as an export market.The company exported its first international shipment of cannabis oils this month, including 12,960 milliliters to […]

Cayman Islands Golf Association announces Caribbean Amateur Championship Team

The Cayman Islands Golf Association (CIGA) is delighted to confirm the team of golfers who will represent the Cayman Islands at the upcoming Caribbean Amateur Golf Championships which will be held at the Casa De Campo resort in the Dominican Republic at the end of July.  This event is the premier regional event and brings […]

Fresh Carnival is Batabano “Band of the Year” for the second year

The 34th annual Cayman Carnival Batabano culminated on Saturday May 6th, 2017 with Fresh Carnival taking home the coveted “Band Of The Year” title for the second year in a row. Fresh Carnival’s 2017 theme was “Candy”, with sections titled Cotton Candy, Candy Apple, Runtz, and Laffy Taffy. Fresh Carnival scored 262 points for the […]

The Editor Speaks: Corruption

In more than one of our stories today there is a hint of corruption, and it is the banking sector again that the finger has been pointed. Nothing proved but there is a smell that something bad lurks at the bottom (or in these cases maybe the top). In another story today FIFA, itself tainted […]

Jake Owen drops new music video for ‘Good Company’ [set in Bahamas]

By Liv Stecker From The Boot Jake Owen has released a music video for “Good Company,” the newest single from his latest album, American Love. Readers can press play at the web link below to catch the summer vibes that the country star is throwing down. Amid the uber-chill setting of Grand Cayman, the largest […]

Cuba, the Caribbean’s most enigmatic island, is a cultural, visual feast

By Olivia P. Tallet From Houston Chronicle The Caribbean’s most enigmatic island is a cultural, visual feast Welcome to Cuba, my native land: a place where time seems out of joint and where all the old certainties are jumbled. Surprises confront first-time visitors from the moment they leave Havana’s airport. Yes, there are images of […]

Equiom enters US market via Guernsey acquisition

by LC From Isle of Man Equiom has announced the acquisition of Virtus Trust Group, a Guernsey headquartered trust and corporate services provider with a diverse international client base and a presence in the Cayman Islands, New Zealand, UK and the USA, where they have a US public trustee licence in the state of South […]

Cayman Islands police 2017 Recruit Class graduates from training to operational duty

From RCIPS We are delighted to announce that the RCIPS’ newest officers are ready for operational duty. Today, the RCIPS 2017 Recruit Class graduates from training and joins our daily operations as regular constables. The class, made up of five men and one woman, has successfully completed seventeen rigorous weeks of training under the Initial […]