December 12, 2018

Archives for September 17, 2018

Premier speaks on Cayman Islands’ e-Government leadership at Barbados conference

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin travelled to Barbados over the weekend to speak at the ‘Central Bank Meets Blockchain’ Conference about the on-going successes of the Cayman Islands in its continuing work to improve e-Government services and embrace digital technologies and industries. Mr. McLaughlin will join a number of other distinguished […]

Republic Financial Holdings seeking majority share in Cayman National

By Sasha Harrinanan From NewsDay tt Republic Bank TT (Barbados) Ltd (RBTTBL) – a wholly-owned subsidiary of Republic Financial Holdings Ltd (RFHL) –  is one step closer to possibly becoming the majority shareholder of Cayman National Corporation Ltd (Cayman National) – the largest financial services company based in the Cayman Islands. RFHL yesterday announced that […]

Cayman Islands August 2018 funerals

Hubert Bailey                        4 Aug 2018 Monica Bryan           28 Feb 1932  –          7 Aug 2018 Louisa Rebekah Hydes-Ebanks              7 Jul 1931 – 9 Aug 2018   West Bay Kenneth Stanchel Eden                         17 Jul 1932 – 16 Aug 2018   Eden at Pedro Whitmore Harold Ebanks                     19 Jul 1956  – 17 Aug […]

CUC Girls Primary League: Cayman Prep retain CUC Girls’ Opening Rally title

The young ladies from Cayman Prep retained the CUC Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) Opening Rally title this past Saturday, September 15 at the Annex Field after going unbeaten in round-robin play. Taking a slightly different approach this year, the GPFL coaches decided to implement a schedule whereby all participating schools would play as many […]

Cayman Islands events and communications company adds new team member

Maxine Love has joined event management and communications firm Kelly Holding Ltd. (KHL) in the role of Digital Media Coordinator. Hailing from South Africa, Ms. Love has several years of experience in the digital marketing field, and specialises in the production, coordination and implementation of strategic marketing campaigns across web, social, email and paid media. […]

Cayman Islands attorney appointed to CFU

Theresa Pitcairn appointed as administrative consultant to the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) By Dwight Fraser From IrieFM Pitcairn replaces former general secretary Neil Cochrane, whose contract ended at the end of July. Cochrane remained with the organization for an additional month to facilitate a smooth transition for his successor. Pitcairn, an attorney from Cayman Islands […]

The Editor Speaks: Child grooming is now an offense

Last Thursday (13), when the opposition benches were absent due to their petty walkout, the rest of the MLAs present passed into law that child grooming will now be an offence. What is child grooming? According to Wikipedia: “Child grooming is befriending and establishing an emotional connection with a child, and sometimes the family, to […]

Bahamas institution names Cayman Islands head

From Tribune 242 Sterling Global Financial, the Bahamian financial institution, has named Cory Macculloch as its managing director of its Cayman Islands operation. Mr Macculloch, pictured, will manage Sterling’s fiduciary business, and look to strategically expand its fin-tech (financial technology) and digital asset-based service offerings. He joins Sterling from an offshore law firm, where he […]

Cayman Islands YCLA 2018 finalists announced

The Young Caymanian Leaders Foundation announce the five finalists for the 2018 Young Caymanian Leadership Awards (YCLA). The YCLA Selection Committee chose the finalists after a careful, in-depth review of the nominations put forward this year by the community. Chairman of the Selection Committee, Jonathan Tibbetts, said, “We are delighted at the nominations we received and […]

Award-winning American videographer receives new knees in the Cayman Islands

CAYMAN ISLANDS (September 15, 2018) – Award-winning American videographer Tim Blanton can walk freely without pain thanks to a successful bilateral knee replacement at Health City Cayman Islands, the popular tertiary care medical facility in the Caribbean. Blanton had always been a very active man. As a professional videographer, he regularly filmed underwater videos for […]