November 24, 2017

Archives for May 16, 2017

Tributes paid to tragic Cayman Islands holiday couple

From Hook Herald TRIBUTES have poured in for three members of the same Farnham family killed in a horrific car crash in the Cayman Islands. Husband and wife Ian and Pamela Mansell, described by friends as the “life and soul of the party”, and Pamela’s sister Marlene Wright died after their Kia Rio hire car […]

Inside Grand Cayman’s culinary scene with Kimpton Seafire Resort and Spa

By Lindsay Stein The Daily Meal From Yahoo Style Grand Cayman’s recently opened first-ever boutique resort, Kimpton Seafire Resort and Spa, brings travelers a real taste of the Caribbean’s culinary capital. It’s luxurious, perfectly decorated, tech-savvy, and just like all Kimpton properties, dog-friendly. Kimpton Seafire Resort is perfect for all types of travelers: families, millennials, […]

Colours Cayman issues petition to the European Parliament

Colours Cayman has petitioned to the EU parliament to require the UK government, as a prerequisite for trade negotiations upon the country leaving the EU (1) to rectify non-compliance with the European Convention of Human Rights (ECHR), in particular LGBT rights in the British oversea territories, and (2) to remain party of the ECHR and […]

Cayman Islands: Red Sail Sports welcomes Company’s first Caymanian Divemaster

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, May 15, 2017 – Red Sail Sports has hired 18-year-old local resident Lej Batiste as the newest member of its professional dive staff. He is the first Caymanian to complete his divemaster certification through the company’s dive training program since Red Sail Sports began offering dive services in Grand Cayman 30 […]

The Editor Speaks: Government schools

The Cayman Islands Ministry of Education released a statement regarding the Cayman Islands Examinations Results in 2016 – see iNews Cayman story “Statement from the Ministry of Education on Cayman Islands Examinations Results in 2016” published May 15 2016. The commencement of the statement took great pains to refute media and social network reports that […]

Collas Crill shortlisted in top industry awards

Collas Crill has been shortlisted for ‘Offshore Law Firm of the Year’ as part of The Lawyer Awards 2017. Now in their 23rd year, the annual awards champion excellence across private practice, the public sector, commerce and industry, bringing together more than 1300 private practice lawyers and senior corporate counsel. Organised by leading legal title […]

Cayman Islands Film Festival Early Bird Tickets now on sale

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Cayman’s premier film festival is fast approaching, and tickets are now on sale. CayFilm 2017 takes place from June 30th to July 3rd and promises to be a jam-packed weekend of films and panels. This year the festival theme is Film, Food & Fashion. The event will showcase the broad […]

Canadians turning to Cayman Islands hospital to avoid long time waits

Canada has a world class health system, but for some, the wait times for medical procedures are too long. Health City Cayman Islands offers a swifter solution – in the sun. Angie Bugera of Edmonton, for example, needed a hip replacement and waited five months until she could be seen at the hip and knee […]

Residency applications approved under new Cayman immigration law

From Jamaica Observer GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (CMC) – Two permanent residence applications have been filed and approved for the first time here under a new immigration law. The Cayman Compass reports that the applications were approved under the threat of level action. The residence applications filed in December 2013 and June 2014, were among […]

Invictus Reggae Classic Track & Field Meet in Cayman Islands

Manny Pacquiao Gloves on Raffle The Invictus Sports Academy will be staging the inaugural Invictus Reggae Classic Track & Field Meet on the 9th and 10th June 2017 at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex, under the Patronage of the Deputy Governor of the Cayman Islands and with the approval of the Director of Education. The […]