February 23, 2019

Archives for January 30, 2018

Cayman Islands: CTMH Doctors Hospital/ NovoClinic Cayman – A balanced fusion

The Caribbean is known for relieving life’s greatest tensions and strains. People from all over the world travel to the Cayman Islands to seek this balance in life. Now the healing power of the Islands includes advanced medical care, attracting highly-specialized surgeons and innovative procedures. One example is the BalancedBackTM Posterior Total Joint Replacement for […]

Cayman Islands: Cayman Airways to add maiden B737 MAX 8 in 4Q18

From CH-Aviation Cayman Airways (KX, Grand Cayman Island) will take delivery of its first of four B737 MAX 8s on lease from Air Lease Corporation during the final quarter of this year. Airline chief executive Fabian Whorms told Cayman 27 TV news he expects its first aircraft of the type to arrive in November this […]

The Editor Speaks: Invisible learning may become visible

Learning, if one reads our media (and I include this publication) has seemed invisible at some of our schools, especially government run ones, and it has been with interest to see how soon our new Minister for Education Juliana O’Connor-Connolly is going to try to deal with it. With a teaching background, we at least […]

Cayman Islands: Find love this Valentine’s Day at Camana Bay

February is approaching, which means love is in the air, everywhere! Especially at Camana Bay, which has set a mission to help you find love this Valentine’s Day. From special events and offers to a fun virtual scavenger hunt, there is something for every age, budget and relationship status (honestly!) at Camana Bay this Valentine’s […]

Caymanian lawyer secures position at top investment management firm

From Maples and Calder George Town, Grand Cayman | Following a successful career at Maples and Calder, Caymanian lawyer Caroline Dell has taken a position as an in-house counsel with Man Group, an active investment management firm, in London after three secondments with the company. Caroline completed her Bachelors of Law with Honours and Legal […]

Cayman Islands December 2017 Funerals

Astor Collin Powell – 5 Dec 2017 New Bodden Town Nikki Forbes Smith 8 Jul 1982 – 5 Dec 2017 Old Man Bay Lois (Ebanks) Yates – 8 Dec 2017 North Side Frances Alice (Young, Rohleder) Black 27 Jan 1924 – 9 Dec 2017 West Bay Phyllis Monica (Henriques) Hunter 1 May 1918 – 10 […]

Cayman Islands HSA Lab awarded JCI reaccreditation

The Cayman Islands Health Services Authority’s (HSA’s) Pathology Laboratory was reaccredited last week by the Joint Commission International (JCI) renewing its status as the only accredited medical laboratory in the Cayman Islands with a highly skilled team of professionals who are among the best in the region. “We are delighted to again receive the universally […]

OECS and Georgia Explore New Cooperation to Enhance Caribbean Governance

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 — The OECS is forging new cooperation with the nation of Georgia, an important geo-political partner at the crossroads of Western Asia and Eastern Europe. On January 16, 2018, an informal bi-lateral meeting was held in Antigua with OECS Heads of Government, Ministers and other Senior Officials of Technology and the […]

Carey Olsen adds to finance offering in the Cayman Islands

Offshore law firm Carey Olsen has continued the expansion of its finance practice in the Cayman Islands with the appointment of experienced attorney Adam Bathgate as counsel. Mr Bathgate, who is described as a ‘rising star’ by the International Financial Law Review, specialises in all aspects of finance and corporate work, with particular expertise in […]

Diabetes Type 2: bariatric surgery and medicines are the most effective treatments

A census carried out in 2010 revealed that 43% of the total population and 63% of Caymanians suffered from diabetes. The problem is a global one — type 2 diabetes is considered “one of the main killers in the world” according to the World Health Organization. Type 2 diabetes differs from type 1 in that […]