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Archives for October 23, 2018

Cayman Island’s legal associations to merge

The two legal professional associations, the Cayman Islands Law Society (CILS) and the Caymanian Bar Association (CBA) are due to complete their merger later this month following approval by both memberships in June. Under the plan approved by membership, a new body, the Cayman Islands Legal Practitioners Association (CILPA) will assume the functions of the […]

Cayman Islands’ ‘Pirates Against Plastic’ campaign is ramping up

From Cayman islands Tourism Attraction Board We have a few exciting updates to share! As the Pirates Week Festival plans start to ramp up, we are also getting ready for our #PiratesAgainstPlastic campaign! Our sub-theme for the festival this year (in addition to celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Coat of Arms), is “Celebrating the […]

Bernice Scott wins Breast Cancer Foundation of Cayman Islands Jeep Wrangler

SEVEN MILE BEACH, CAYMAN ISLANDS, October 23, 2018 — The Breast Cancer Foundation of Cayman is proud to announce that Bernice Scott was the winner of the Breast Cancer Foundation Jeep Wrangler. The draw was held at the annual Breast Cancer Gala on October 6, 2018.  The Jeep Wrangler was purchased by Tony of Tony’s […]

The Editor Speaks: Corruption and who you know

The word ‘corruption’ has been mooted that it is at our doors, in our society, and Cayman’s big players have their hands in the cookie jar. MLA and Leader of the Opposition said this week there is corruption and it must be investigated. Rooster, in advertising its talk show, has played sound bites with persons […]

Cayman Islands College’s International Seminar awarded Classroom of the Month

From International College of the Cayman Islands International Seminar on travel and Tourism was awarded the Cayman First Classroom of the Month. The seminar delivered as a 7 Day cruise visiting multiple islands, covered a contemporary economic analysis of the travel and tourism sector to provide students with a deeper appreciation of the various layers […]

Cayman Islands National Theatre presents MOON ON A RAINBOW SHAWL

Opening Night – Thursday, 1 November @ 8pm Friday, 2, 9, 16 and 23 November @ 8pm Saturday, 3, 10, 17 and 24 November @ 8pm Sunday, 4, 11, 18 and 25 November @ 6pm Directed by: Henry Muttoo Starring: Leroy Holness, Giselle Webb, Peter Kosa, Marcia Muttoo, Fritz McPherson, Lili-ann Aleria, Aiden Watler and […]

St. Kitts & Nevis PM Harris expresses solidarity with Trinidad and Tobago following widespread flooding and landslides

“Prime Minister Rowley, his government and people have our full assurance that we will support them in any way we can,” Prime Minister Harris said, adding, “We stand ready to be of assistance.” PM HARRIS EXPRESSES SOLIDARITY WITH TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO FOLLOWING WIDESPREAD FLOODING AND LANDSLIDES October 22nd, 2018 Prime Minister the Hon. Dr. Timothy […]

Cayman Islands PAC strengthens role to ensure value for money

● Symposium offers tools to ensure government accountability ● Public spending and delivery of services will be highly effective and efficient ● Topics included tackling corruption in public spending GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – The Public Accounts Committee will strengthen its role to ensure government obtains best value for money in all expenditures using information […]

Over 3,000 pounds of cocaine from Guyana, seized in Europe

By Andrea Fernandes From Guyana Guardian Just around three thousand and eighty-seven pounds of cocaine (3,087), which is believed to have been shipped from Guyana several days ago has been intercepted earlier today, near the Canary Islands by European Intelligence operatives, who had been monitoring the drug’s movement for some time. Using satellite imagery, agents […]

Kids toys that look like them

Why you should give kids toys that look like them BY ROCHAUN MEADOWS-FERNANDEZ From Mashable Welcome to Small Humans, an ongoing series at Mashable that looks at how to take care of – and deal with – the kids in your life. Because Dr. Spock is nice and all, but it’s 2018 and we have […]