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Archives for July 11, 2018

The Cayman Islands Craft Market gets a new look

From Tourism Attractions Board George Town, Grand Cayman, July 10, 2018 – The Cayman Craft Market received a little TLC and a fresh new look, as it celebrated the launch of its rebranding initiative on Thursday, July 5. The date also marked the 18th anniversary of the Cayman Craft Market, since its inception, and 13 […]

Little Cayman: The Southern Cross Club hosts a group of music fans in search of the ultimate island adventure

The Southern Cross Club in June hosted a group of “Troprock” music fans from across the U.S. and treated them to the ultimate Little Cayman island experience. The first-timers to Little Cayman included divers, anglers, nature-lovers and sunbathers. They came from as far away as Honolulu, Hawaii; Seattle, Washington; San Diego, California; Chicago, Illinois, and […]

The Editor Speaks: When offensive swear words become acceptable

Maren Morris – “Rich” “Is money falling from the sky…(ka-ching, ka-ching) s**t I’d be rich FACEBOOK: Country singer Maren Morris fantasizes about living large in the new song “Rich,” off her upcoming debut album ‘Hero.’ She also tosses a few colorful words into the lyrics: “S**t, I’d be rich,” she sings. “I don’t get this […]

Cayman Islands: Walkers launches Compliance Services offering

Grand Cayman, July 2018 Walkers is pleased to announce the launch of Walkers Compliance. Walkers Compliance complements Walkers’ legal, corporate and fiduciary services to deliver a one-stop-shop for clients looking to use the Cayman Islands jurisdiction for their business needs. While helping clients meet regulatory requirements, Walkers Compliance will deliver a best-in-class compliance offering, led […]

Assistant CO announced for Cayman Islands MHRI

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Ministry of Human Resources and Immigration is pleased to announce the appointment of Mrs. Danielle Roberts as the new Assistant Chief Officer. Under the post, Mrs. Roberts is responsible for coordinating the implementation of strategies, policies and procedures to support good governance, internal controls, and service delivery. She is tasked […]

Cayman Islands police issues over 400 tickets for tint and speeding in June

From RCIPS During the month of June, RCIPS Officers have issued several hundred tickets for tint and speeding offenses alone. One hundred fifty-two drivers were ticketed for illegal tint, with a total of 323 issued over the last two months. Meanwhile police issued 263 tickets for speeding, bringing the total for May and June to […]

3rd Annual Corporate Mixology Competition to benefit Special Needs Foundation Cayman Islands

From 100 Women in Finance Making a difference in our industry and communities. We believe empowering women in Finance also means supporting women and families everywhere. Our galas and fundraising events benefit organizations dedicated to improving lives through Mentoring, Women’s & Family Health, and Education. To date, 100 Women has raised over $44 million gross […]

Cave rescue: First pictures emerge of Thai boys in hospital

From BBC The first pictures have emerged from the hospital where the Thai boys are being treated, after their dramatic rescue from a flooded cave system. In the grainy images, several boys can be seen in face masks and hospital gowns, at least one giving a victory sign for the camera. The pictures were published […]

U.S. District Court orders Florida based media company to pay more than $6.5 million in restitution to various Concacaf member associations

From Concacaf US Imagina, LLC Pleads Guilty to Defrauding Football Federations Miami (Tuesday, July 10, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) announced that earlier today the Honorable Pamela K. Chen, United States District Judge for the Eastern District of New York, sentenced U.S.-based media company, US Imagina, LLC, […]

LDJ Cayman Fund makes a $4 million investment in Octaneum

NEW YORK, July 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LDJ Cayman Fund Ltd. is pleased to announce that they have completed a $4 million investment to the newly-launched security token offering by Octaneum, a startup that will provide customized blockchain software development and consulting services to organizations in the oil and gas industry. The LDJ Cayman […]