September 22, 2018

Archives for September 4, 2018

Cayman Islands’ OFREG announces Acting CEOS 

GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS; 4 September 2018 The Board of Directors of OfReg, the multi-sector regulator of the Cayman Islands, have appointed Mr Duke Munroe and Mr Gregg Anderson as Acting CEO’s on a rotational basis until a permanent CEO is appointed.  The appointment mimics the Co-CEO model which is becoming a widely used concept […]

The Publisher speaks: Peacock

Owing to Colin not being available most of today I have been asked to sit in his space. I, of course, am submitting to you one of my poems. This tells in rhyme a 100 per cent true story and was written some years ago when my dear sister, Eulene, was alive. It brings back […]

British woman `dies after cosmetic surgery in Turkey´

By PRESS ASSOCIATION From This Is Money UK The devastated partner of a mother-of-three who reportedly died after travelling to Turkey for cosmetic surgery has said her family are “still waiting for answers” over the tragedy. Leah Cambridge, 29, is said to have died after undergoing a “Brazilian butt lift” at a clinic that boasts […]

Council of Legal Education Meeting 2018 in Guyana

From Michael Theodore September 2, 20180 The Council of Legal Education (CLE) which is responsible for managing professional legal education in the Caribbean is set to meet in Guyana from September 6 – 8, 2018. Caribbean legal education is a two-tier system with the first tier being provided by the Faculty of Law, UWI which […]

Defense Distributed now sells 3D gun blueprints online, ‘pay what you want’

By Charlie Osborne From Zero Day Founder Cody Wilson insists that a recent court injunction is still being obeyed, despite the launch. Defense Distributed has begun selling blueprints for guns that can be 3D printed at home in what may be considered circumvention of a court injunction aimed at preventing the spread of the designs. […]

UPDATE: Cayman Islands Police FCU issues warning on fraudulent investment company said to be based in the Cayman Islands

From RCIPS UPDATE: While the fraudulent investment company claims to be based in the Cayman Islands, it is not registered by CIMA to conduct financial service business, nor does it have a physical presence here. Police are currently investigating reports of a fraudulent investment company that is said to be based in the Cayman Islands. […]

California councilwoman says anonymous group tried to ‘slut-shame’ her into dropping reelection bid by creating website with ‘racy’ pictures of her at Burning Man

By Ashley Collman From Business Insider Rachel Hundley is running for reelection to the Sonoma, California, city council. The 35-year-old says she received an email earlier this month, threatening to publicize a website that included “racy” pictures of her at Burning Man if she didn’t drop out of the race. She recorded a video in […]

Tomato fight

Insane photos of the world’s largest food fight By Talia Lakritz From Insider The INSIDER Summary: The annual La Tomatina festival takes place in Bunol, Spain. This year, around 22,000 people gathered to throw tomatoes at each other. Goggles are recommended. The crowds filling the streets of Bunol, Spain, for the annual La Tomatina festival […]

Happy Hobbits

From Stuck In Customs WALTER PRODUCTIONS Hey, I thought I would mention Walter Productions, which is the production company behind our Burning Man camp. They do events all over the USA, so if you ever want to have a major blowout event, be sure to contact them! PYRAMID THOUGHTS There’s a short 1-minute video that […]

Best houseplants for improving the air quality in your home

By Libby Baker From One Green Planet Who doesn’t love houseplants? Something about crisp, green, growing leaves seems to brighten up any room. But did you know that houseplants can elevate mood, enhance creativity, promote wellness, and according to studies by NASA, Associated Landscape Contractors of America, and the American Society for Horticultural Science, they […]