October 22, 2018

Archives for January 15, 2018

Cayman Islands: UPDATED: [Man shot now identified] Shooting this evening (Mon 15 Jan) on Eastern Avenue

The man shot (see below) has been identified as local musician Dexter Bodden, famous for his song “The Goldfield”. From RCIPS Tue Jan 16 2018 UPDATE: Further to the release below, on Monday, 15 January, shortly after 6:30PM, the 9-1-1 Communications Centre dispatched officers to a report of a shooting in the vicinity of Avon […]

The Editor speaks: Private beaches and access

It would appear we are not the only country that has a problem with enforcing access to beaches that owners of property on the beachfront think belong to them. Please see our story published today “Turks & Caicos: PNP & PDM clash over private beach issue”. The opening paragraph sets particularly well the scene: “A […]

Cayman Islands Customs announces drugs and firearm arrests

The Cayman Islands Customs Department has announced five recent arrests. On Tuesday, 9th January 2018, a 24 year old male Nicaraguan national was arrested by Customs for Possession and Importation of Ganja at the Owens Roberts International Airport following his arrival on a Cayman Airways charter flight from Nicaragua. He was bailed and has already […]

Reminder of Cayman Islands Fishery Regulations for the New Year

The Department of Environment (DoE) reminds the public that fishery rules are in effect for a variety of marine life at this time of the year. These fishery rules apply to all individuals and businesses, and should be kept in mind when planning fishing trips. “It is vital that we respect the fishery rules of […]

Proven acquires securities dealer in Cayman

From Jamaica Gleaner Proven Investments Limited announced that it will acquire an unnamed securities dealer based in the Cayman Islands, which caters to rich clients. The details of the transaction are being withheld on request of the seller until completion of the transaction in three months. President & CEO of Proven, Christopher Williams, said the […]

Cayman Islands Airports Authority ramps up its talent management

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (15 January 2018) The Cayman Islands Airports Authority (CIAA), which owns and operates the Owen Roberts International Airport (ORIA) and the Charles Kirkconnell International Airport (CKIA), celebrated a host of Learning & Development initiatives during 2017 as part of its key core objectives to develop quality talent management. Mr. Wayne DaCosta, […]

Cayman Islands: Two robberies of purses reported 12-15 January, one arrest made

From RCIPS Two Robberies of Purses Reported this Weekend, 12-15 January, One Arrest Made Police received two reports of street robberies this weekend where women were threatened with a knife and their handbags stolen. The first incident occurred just before 11:30PM on Friday, 12 January on Eastern Avenue, at the junction of Bodden Road, in […]

Cayman Islands’ Ebanks targets next step

From CONCACAF SUNRISE, Florida – Scoring goals on a consistent basis is arguably the most difficult facet of football. For nearly every club on the planet, finding and acquiring that specific kind of talent is equally as challenging That is why the Cayman Islands’ Jonah Ebanks was delighted to take part in the three-day Major […]

Books to LIFE

National Honor Society at CIS Donates Books to LIFE Championing children’s literacy, the National Honor Society (NHS) of Cayman International School spearheaded a school-wide book drive generating over 2,800 books for donation to LIFE’s (Literacy is for Everyone) Classroom Library Project. LIFE’s project is aimed at improving the quality and quantity of books in Cayman’s […]

Narayana Hrudayalaya completes acquisition of HCCI

By PTI Feeds Narayana Hrudayalaya completes acquisition of HCCI New Delhi, Jan 13 (PTI) Narayana Hrudayalaya today said it has completed buyback of 71.4 per cent shareholding in Health City Cayman Islands (HCCI) from Ascension Health Ventures for USD 32.26 million. The company earlier held 28.6 per cent stake in Health City Cayman Islands through […]