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Archives for September 27, 2017

Cont. working arrangements for temporary relocated employees in Cayman Islands

The Cayman Islands Government has approved certain provisions regarding working arrangements for the temporary relocation of employees from hurricane affected counties in the region. Upon arrival, employees of locally registered companies within the financial services industry, and their dependents, are provided with a 60-day visitor extension by the Department of Immigration (DOI). Government has further […]

Cayman Islands: New Acting Chief Officer announced

The Deputy Governor, Mr. Franz Manderson, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Teresa Echenique as Acting Chief Officer for the Ministry of Community Affairs. She replaces Ms. Dorine McGee (Whittaker) who is retiring at the end of September 2017 after 32 years as a civil servant. Ms. Echenique is the Director of the […]

Cayman Islands: HSM articled clerk called to Bar

Majdi Beji, an articled clerk with HSM Chambers, was called to the Cayman Islands Bar on Wednesday, September 27th, 2017. Mr. Beji’s admission was moved by HSM Partner Ian Lambert, who summarized his qualifications for Justice Robin McMillan. Madji moved to the Cayman Islands in 2006 and has a wide-range of experience in project management, […]

The Fall 2017 Cayman Islands Labour Force Survey starts on Sunday October 1st

From Cayman Islands Economics and Statistics Office The Economics and Statistics Office (ESO) will commence the Labour Force Survey (LFS) for Fall 2017 on Sunday (October 1st). The LFS seeks to collect data on the employed and unemployed persons in the Cayman Islands, as well as those who are not in the labour force. Trained […]

The Editor Speaks: Disrespect

The most blatant disrespect in my humble opinion is when it is shown against a country that is of your birth or where you reside and has provided you with protection, welfare, and the means to live without fear. When the National Anthem and flag of the country is raised it is a right of […]

Cayman Islands: HSM engages students at the CIFEC Career Fair

HSM participated in the Cayman Islands Further Education Centre (CIFEC) Career Fair which was held on 21 and 22 of September 2017. HSM set up a booth at the CIFEC Library to introduce themselves and seek to recruit 14 new students to join their 2017/18 internship programme. Managing Partner, Huw Moses and IP Head Paralegal, […]

Cayman Islands Right to Know Day 2017 Thu Sept 28

Freedom of Information Annual Statistics (2016-17) INTRODUCTION The Freedom of Information Law (FOI Law) came into effect over eight years ago, and this report provides part of the statistical background against which Freedom of Information (FOI) in the Cayman Islands can be assessed. As intended, the FOI Law has resulted in greater governmental openness and […]

Cayman Islands World Tourism Day [Wed Sep 27] Message

A message from Hon. Moses Kirkconnell Deputy Premier Minister for District Administration, Tourism & Transport In Celebration of World Tourism Day 2017 “Sustainable Tourism – a Tool for Development” World Tourism Day provides a fitting opportunity for the Cayman Islands to join with nations across the world to pause and reflect on important role that […]

Cayman Islands: HSM Vipers Champions two years in a row

The HSM Vipers reclaimed their title of Champions of the Cayman Islands Flag Football Association women’s league on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at the Ed Bush Stadium in West Bay. HSM sponsored the HSM Vipers in the league which took place from June to September 2017. The HSM Vipers were awarded the overall trophy for […]

Tearful Mayor in Puerto Rico warns people are dying because FEMA ‘Chain of Command’ isn’t giving ‘Marching Orders’

By David Badash From NCRM ‘We Need to Get Our Sh*t Together Because People Are Dying’ President Donald Trump may have thanked her for her kind words about FEMA, but he didn’t hear all of them. San Juan, Puerto Rico mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz says FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) employees are good people who […]