December 13, 2018

Archives for September 2018

Cayman Islands Minister’s World Habitat Day Message

Message for “World Habitat Day” From Ministry of Health, Environment, Culture and Housing Each year, the United Nations designates the first Monday in October as World Habitat Day, reflecting on the fact that, while we all have a right to decent housing, we all also share a responsibility to make our communities and homes cleaner […]

Cayman Islands’ Stood Up Campaign builds on last year’s to target bullying

Major anti-bullying campaign raises awareness throughout October Five events planned to energise, incentivise, empower GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Raising awareness about the pernicious effects of childhood bullying and encouraging grassroots strategies to eliminate it will be highlighted during the Department of Counselling’s Services Stood Up Campaign in October. Under the 2018 theme: “See Something Do […]

The Editor Speaks: Is it so difficult to avoid bias?

Yes it is. That would seem to be the case now when you read journalistic pieces in not just articles from overseas but even here in our own media outlets. I am appalled at the bias shamelessly exposed in what is presented as factual hard news. In today’s iNews Cayman we have published a number […]

Cayman Islands: Take your tastebuds on a journey of a lifetime this October

CITA’s Restaurant Month is back and heading to an island near you! New this year….. the Cayman Islands Tourism Association will be joining the 60th Anniversary celebration of Cayman’s unique Coat of Arms, with Restaurant Month sharing in the festivities. Restaurant Month has become a much-anticipated annual event in the Cayman Islands and is set to […]

Cayman Islands: Decorated veteran donates thesis to UCCI

“It is my pleasure to make a contribution to this institution which is serving a fantastic purpose for our young Caymanians,” said retired United States Air Force (USAF) Captain and former civil servant Dale Morrison Banks when he donated a copy of his Master’s thesis to the UCCI Sam Basdeo Learning Resource Centre on September […]

What a good boy

By Rebecca Traister From The Cut Today’s hearing, with the even-voiced woman describing an assault in careful, precise terms, occasionally apologizing to her interrogators as they grilled her, and the soft-faced man, alternately weeping and yelling — is an American crucible. To watch the Senate Judiciary Committee’s questioning of Christine Blasey Ford was stomach-turning, then […]

Records show Kavanaugh was out of town during alleged attack

From American Liberty Report Brett Kavanaugh has a new alibi- not that alibis matter to Democrats- but he has it nonetheless. According to this new evidence, Kavanaugh wasn’t even in town during the summer in which Professor Christine Blasey Ford claims that he held her down on a bed and covered her mouth while he […]

OTEC International looks towards renewable future following CTEC conference

OTEC International LLC (OTI), through its subsidiary Cayman OTI, congratulates the Cayman Islands for the country’s efforts to move towards a more sustainable future. Cayman OTI recently attended the 2018 CTEC conference (Caribbean Transitional Energy Conference), which, alongside local and international speakers, attracted over 120 delegates, with a focus on establishing a low carbon future […]

St Kitts & Nevis: PM Harris’ Statement at 73rd Session of the UN General Assembly (Sept. 28th, 2018)

“We endorse a holistic approach to health, and I am happy to report that we have shifted into high gear to make an essential component of global health – universal health coverage – a reality for all citizens in St. Kitts and Nevis,” Prime Minister Harris said this afternoon while addressing the 73rd Session of […]

$34.5mn Confirmed in grants under UAE-Caribbean Renewable Energy Fund

From Utilities ME In addition to the UAE-Caribbean Renewable Energy Fund, the UAE has launched the $50mn UAE-Pacific Partnership Fund, which has implemented projects in 11 Pacific island countries Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment, has confirmed that the UAE is proceeding with grants totalling US$34.5 million (AED126.7 million) […]