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Archives for April 4, 2018

Cayman Islands Governor Choudhury meets MLA Kenneth Bryan

His Excellency the Governor, Mr. Anwar Choudhury met George Town Central MLA Kenneth Bryan for a one-on-one discussion this morning (Wednesday, 4 April 2018) in his office at the Government Administration Building. The meeting followed a visit to the fish market in Mr. Bryan’s constituency yesterday, in which the Governor was introduced to fishermen and […]

Young Caymanian players to train with DC United

Three young Caymanian footballers – Ethan Rivers, Jaden Ebanks and Ciaron Haylock – will be spending a week at Major League Soccer (MLS) outfit DC United in April 2018. With the assistance of and encouragement from the West Bay Sports Foundation, the Cayman Islands Football Association, the Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture and Lands […]

Cayman Islands: Celebrate All Things Local with Slow Food Day at Camana Bay

Whether it’s supporting home-grown talent, in the form of young Caymanian chef Jack Barwick who won 2017’s UK Young Chef of the Year award, or showcasing the produce cultivated by an ever-growing community of Caymanian farmers, Slow Food Day at Camana Bay has always been about celebrating what is developed right here in the Cayman […]

Land Reserve Fund hosts Cayman Islands fundraising event

The Land Reserve Fund arm of the National Trust for the Cayman Islands held their Cocktails and Canapes for Conservation fundraising event on 22nd March 2018. They were hosted at the home of Martyn and Vivian Bould who generously donated their time and their beautiful grounds for the evening. The event brought together both long-standing […]

The Editor Speaks: Missing cruise ship member found but why the delay?

On Wednesday 28th March we received a Police Report that a crew member on the MSC Opera which arrived in Cayman on Thursday 22nd March and departed the same day was left behind. The police requested Cayman’s media to ask the public to find the missing member – a Cuban National, 34 year old Yusmaidys […]

Jamaican goalkeeper Blake keeps European dream alive

From CONCACAF KINGSTON, Jamaica – The outstanding Jamaica goalkeeper Andre Blake is clinging to his dream of taking his heroics to the glossy stages of European football. The 27-year-old, who distinguished himself and was duly adjudged the top custodian at the last year’s Concacaf Gold Cup, says he is keeping his eyes open and his […]

UK: Coronation Street legend Bill Roache faces massive bill after investing in £500m tax avoidance scheme

By Jeremy Armstrong From Manchester Evening News 288 wealthy investors who put money in the Cayman Islands will now have to cough up Coronation Street actor Bill Roache is set to get a massive bill after investing in a £500m tax avoidance scheme in the Cayman Islands. The Ken Barlow actor is among 288 wealthy […]

Word on the street: Begging sadly now an ‘ordinary occurence’

From Ham High A tent pitched up on Crouch End’s town hall square a fortnight ago. Apparently a well wisher gave it to one of the various homeless characters who line the Broadway. So ‘Kevin’, usually seen outside Specsavers, had set up home there, hoping the council took pity and gave him a permanent one, […]

The Cayman Islands Anti-Money Laundering Regulations 2017

From KB Associates The Anti-Money Laundering Regulations, 2017 (the “Regulations”) of the Cayman Islands which came into force on 2nd October 2017 have expanded the scope of the Cayman Islands Anti-Money laundering (“AML”) regime. In mid-December 2017, the Cayman Island Monetary Authority (“CIMA”) issued updated Guidance Notes under the Regulations (the “Guidance Notes”). These Guidance […]

meeco to install 7 MWp sun2fix Open Access renewable energy generation plant in India

From The meeco Group sun2fix decentralised energy supply for long-term success of Indian enterprises The cost of power is one of the key concerns for industries and commercial enterprises across the globe as well as in India. Maharashtra in India is one of the most industrialised states in India, and the industries are exploring ways […]