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Archives for August 14, 2017

Cayman Brac student wins laptop from Cayman Finance

Matthew Giscombe of Layman E. Scott Sr. High School was recently awarded a new HP laptop from Cayman Finance CEO, Jude Scott, for participating in a quiz on the financial services industry at the Layman E. Scott Sr. Career Fair in March. The prize was given to a randomly selected student who scored 100% on […]

Things that matter – opportunities lost or ‘taken at the flood’?

BY: SIR HENRY FRASER From Barbados Advocate Congratulations to David Comissiong for his thoughtful and highly relevant comments in The Barbados Advocate on Wednesday. He asks: “Will we use CARIFESTA to launch a powerful cultural and artistic campaign to regenerate our Barbadian and wider Caribbean nation, or will we squander this priceless opportunity that has […]

One week left to Stuff The Bus in the Cayman Islands

Two excited little helpers help to Stuff The Bus with donated school supplies that will support kids in need in the community. Saturday August 19th will mark the close of the three week long “Stuff the Bus” initiative that is being coordinated by Caribbean Alliance Insurance Company. The community is encouraged to donate various school […]

Football: Cayman Islands U-15 boys open tournament with a win

CONCACAF Under 15 Boys Championships : IMG Academy, Bradenton, Florida August 13th – 19th, 2017 The Cayman Islands Under 15 Boys’ National Football team opened the 2017 CONCACAF Under 15 Boys’ Championships on Monday, August 13 with a narrow 3-2 victory over Aruba at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida. Corey Smith was the deciding […]

Miss Teen contestants visit Cayman Brac

Bright and early last Saturday morning 5th August, five of the six Miss Teen contestants, accompanied by the reigning Miss Teen Liana DaCosta, made the journey to Cayman Brac to learn first-hand about the Sister Islands.  On arrival, they were met by bus driver Mr Barry and Tour guide Mr Philip Smith, both of whom […]

The Editor Speaks: Airport horror stories

With the ever increasing security requirements at airports today it is a wonder anyone wants to get on a plane anymore. You now have only a 50% chance of making a connecting flight if you first are travelling from a different country to another. There is obviously a need for tighter security but there is […]

Doubting? Let these 7 well-known personalities invite you to try CoolSculpting

By Mary Alusin In the world of entertainment and show business, image is everything. And maintaining high public image standards is something that celebrities have to prioritize. It’s this reason why there are so many available treatments that enhance the physical attributes of a well-known personality. One of those cosmetic treatments is CoolSculpting. It’s a […]

Collas Crill grows dispute resolution team in Cayman Islands

Collas Crill has appointed experienced litigator Jennifer Colegate to its dispute resolution team in Cayman. Jennifer joins the firm as a senior associate, specialising in cross-border insolvency and restructuring. She has extensive experience advising on various issues arising in complex cross-border insolvencies, most notably arising from her engagement by the provisional liquidators to a number […]

Announcement in the Matters of Schemes of Arrangement

Announcement in the Matters of Schemes of Arrangement Under Section 86 of the Companies Law (2016 Revision) of the Cayman Islands Relating to Drillships Financing Holding Inc., Ocean Rig UDW Inc., Drill Rigs Holdings Inc. and Drillships Ocean Ventures Inc. (Each in Provisional Liquidation) GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS–(Marketwired – Aug 14, 2017) – Ocean Rig […]

Cayman Islands 2018 National Heroes Day to Honour Sports

The 2018 National Heroes Day, one of the largest annual cultural events in the Cayman Islands, will honour contributions in sports. Members of the 2018 National Heroes Day nominations committee held their first meeting on Wednesday (9 August) to begin planning the event. The meeting was attended by Minister for Culture Hon. Dwayne Seymour, Acting […]