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Archives for April 2, 2018

The Cayman Islands Governor Swearing-in Ceremony on YouTube

· Governor’s Swearing-in Ceremony can be viewed on government’s YouTube channel. · The Governor highlighted his four priority areas in his initial months in office. · He received a 21-gun salute and Royal Salute and inspected a guard of honour. Grand Cayman (GIS) – The entire LA proceedings for the swearing-in ceremony on Monday, 26 […]

Cayman Islands Civil Service Toastmasters Club installation, induction ceremony

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The charter ceremony of the Civil Service chapter of the Toastmasters club was held in the Government Administration Building on Friday, 23 March 2018. The event, which saw the induction of 22 charter members and the installation of the club’s executive committee, was presided over by the Area Director of Toastmasters […]

China unveils plan for overseas-listed tech giants to float shares back home

From Asian Review NIKKEI SHANGHAI (Dow Jones) — The Chinese government on Friday unveiled a pilot plan to encourage qualified companies in select industries to float shares on its domestic stock market, paving the way for the country’s technology giants to list at home. Overseas-listed Chinese companies in advanced technology sectors with market capitalizations of […]

New look Carnival Paradise

Carnival Paradise cruise ship sports a new look By Frances McMorris and Susan Lundine – Orlando Business Journal The Carnival Paradise is back from a monthlong hiatus looking like a brand new ship. The 2,052-passenger cruise vessel came out of a 32-day, multimillion-dollar dry dock that allowed it to undergo a major facelift. Cabins were […]

Opening ceremony of the Regional Teacher Education Conference and Training

Thursday, March 29, 2018 — As part of ongoing teacher education efforts, educators from across the Eastern Caribbean will gather in St. Lucia from 3rd to 4th April, 2018 for a major regional teacher education conference under the theme:  “One Voice in Re-Engineering OECS Teacher Education.” WHAT The conference seeks to bring together regional leaders in education […]

Cayman’s other sea critters

CAYMAN BOTTOM TIMES: Beyond its famous Southern Stingrays, Cayman Offers Exciting Dive Experiences with Other Engaging Sea Critters Curious reef sharks, Spotted Eagle Rays, Sea Turtles, Green Morays, Tarpon, Squid, Octopus and other reef creatures populate stunning reefs and thrill divers Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (March 29, 2018) – Incredibly clear waters, striking reefs and […]

Dominican Republic welcomes the “Regional summit for exchanging innovative experiences and lessons learned on disaster risk reduction”

Santo Domingo, April 2nd 2018 –  Next 5th and 6th of April, the Regional Summit for Exchanging Innovative Experiences and Lessons Learned Regarding Disaster Risk Reduction will be taking place in Juan Dolio, Dominican Republic. The coordination of this event is carried out by the National Emergency Commission through the Program for Strengthening the Organizational-Functional […]

The reckoning is here: HBO launches trailer for second season of “Westworld”

The reckoning is here. HBO launched the trailer for the new season of the Emmy®-winning drama series WESTWORLD today. The series returns for its ten-episode second season on Sunday, April 22, only on HBO. To view the trailer via HBO’s Facebook page, click here. Discover WESTWORLD. All ten episodes of the critically acclaimed first season […]

PM Harris briefed on efforts to delist St. Kitts and Nevis from EU’s non-cooperative tax jurisdictions

St. Kitts and Nevis Media Release: Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister Thursday, March 29, 2018 — BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, March 28, 2018 (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) – Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris’ busy week of engagements with high-level international and local officials continued today, Wednesday, […]

First Reception at Government House

Cayman Islands Governor’s First Reception at Government House GRAND CAYMAN, (GIS) – His Excellency the Governor Mr. Anwar Choudhury and his family hosted their first reception at Government House last night (Tuesday, 27 March 2018). The soiree for around 150 people drew guests from a cross-section of the business community. Other attendees included guests from […]