September 19, 2018

Archives for August 19, 2018

Cockfighting is illegal in the Cayman Islands and should be reported

The Department of Agriculture (DoA), in partnership with the Royal Cayman Islands Police (RCIPS) and HM Customs, has been actively engaged in investigating cockfighting complaints and urges the public to continue to report this illegal activity. The DoA stresses to the public that cockfighting or its management, on any premises used, or monies associated with […]

Our Cayman

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, 16 August 2018 – A strategic objective of the Cayman Islands Department of Tourism (DOT) is to ensure that the community is aware of the work done around the globe to market the Cayman Islands as a leading vacation destination as well as provide insight into the business of tourism. To […]

The Editor Speaks: The clampdown on window tinting may cause more accidents

The vigorous current clampdown on what the RCIPS call illegal automobile window tinting may cause more accidents. It is now worrisome to all motor vehicle users who have had tint applied to their windscreens that it may be illegal. Without giving any warning they were going to go enact their own form of numbers game […]

Cayman Islands July Funerals

Celida Eden Yates        13 Nov 1948 – 27 Jun 2018   South Sound Matthew Carlyle Ebanks   8 Mar 1987 – 3 Jul 2018   West Bay Nella Jane Ebanks                6 July 2018   North Side Davis Alton Chisholm         8 Jan 1941 – 10 Jul 2018   Chisholm Peggy Rose Irving                    17  Oct 1959 – 3 Jul 2018   Prospect Neville Owen Style                                       […]

Cayman Islands National Community Enhancement Project to incentivise workers

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Approximately 460 unemployed Caymanians and out-of-work spouses of Caymanians, down from 606 last December, registered for up to two weeks paid work on the Government’s National Enhancement Summer Project (NiCE). The project’s Manager, Levi Allen of the Public Works Department, explained that as well as providing much-needed enhancement of the nation’s […]

Former Cayman Islands Solicitor-General and Trinidad Chief Justice loses Privy Council appeal on conduct review

Trinidad judge loses bid to halt legal inquiry into his private life By Owen Bowcott Legal affairs correspondent, from the Guardian, UK Chief justice Ivor Archie had tried to stop law association’s investigation which could lead to his removal from office Judges in London have dismissed an attempt by the chief justice of Trinidad and […]

The Cayman Islands emerges as a reinsurance hub

From STL News GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS/ AUGUST 16, 2018 (STL.News) With more than 800 insurance companies registered in the Cayman Islands by the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA), the British Overseas Territory is emerging as an international insurance hub. One potential area for growth is Reinsurance, with more than 600 Captive insurance and Reinsurance […]

Tiffin woman collects dolls and bells

By JIMMY FLINT From The Advertiser-Tribune One Tiffin woman’s collection began about 50 years ago, and as the collection grows she doesn’t plan on stopping. Donna Perry, of Tiffin, began collecting dolls and bells as the result of an event that occurred during her childhood. Perry said her family moved from Kentucky to Ohio when […]

Destination of the week

AUSTRALIA – OUTSTANDING DESTINATION From Travel Blissful When trying to decide what to see in Australia you can be faced with many decisions. Are you looking for famous places in Australia to visit, the most beautiful places in Australia, the important places, the historical places, the best holiday destinations in Australia or something else? Here […]

Record labels file ‘Billion Dollar’ piracy lawsuit against ISP Cox

BY ERNESTO From TF A group of major record labels including Sony, Universal, and Warner Bros, has filed a piracy liability lawsuit against Internet provider Cox Communications. In common with a previous case filed by BMG, they accuse the ISP of turning a blind eye to persistent pirates. With more than 10,000 copyrighted works listed, […]