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Archives for October 28, 2018

Leicester City helicopter crash: What we know so far

From BBC Image copyrightPETE WHITEImage captionThe helicopter was photographed taking off from the pitch shortly before the crash A helicopter which was carrying the owner of Leicester City FC crashed in flames near the club’s ground, killing five people. The club has confirmed its owner, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, was among those killed, along with two members […]

Saxon and Cambridge Mobile Telematics partner to launch Cayman Islands’ safest driver contest and mobile app

Contest aims to reduce unsafe and distracted driving behaviors and increase safety By CMT BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The start of the holiday season in Grand Cayman usually coincides with an increase in road accidents. To raise awareness of risky driving behaviors and improve road safety, Cambridge Mobile Telematics (CMT) and Saxon have partnered to launch Cayman’s Safest […]

The Editor Speaks: Latest GIS Press release re Bodden Town fire

First of all full marks to the Cayman Islands Fire Service for finally extinguishing the fires at the Bodden Town Quarry. It took a long time as it was a very difficult job to do. With every fire there is smoke and even if the smoke isn’t black there is the smell. The residents at […]

Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. in the Cayman Islands selects OSI Technology for a New SCADA/GMS System

Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been selected by Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. (CUC), a Fortis Inc. subsidiary that provides electricity to the population of Grand Cayman, to supply a new SCADA/Generation Management System (GMS) based on OSI’s monarch operations technology (OT) platform. This project will consolidate the functions of several disparate legacy systems, providing CUC […]

Cayman Islands foundation companies at a glance

Contributed by Ogier From ILO Foundation companies are a unique structuring option in the Cayman Islands for wealth planning and also serve as holding and special purpose vehicles for commercial transactions and cryptocurrency offerings. Although a foundation company may be used as an alternative to a Cayman trust, a number of features specific to Cayman […]

Disaster training in Anguilla, Bahamas, TCI

From ECLAC ECLAC ensures Caribbean countries are better equipped to deal with disasters Three Caribbean countries will benefit from disaster training workshops over the last quarter of this year. Between October and December 2018, a team of experts from the Economic Commission of Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) subregional headquarters for the Caribbean, led […]

Guyana recognises SMEs as a key pathway in its transition to a Green State

Port of Spain, October 25, 2018 – Caribbean governments are recognising the importance of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the transition to green-blue economies that are more environmentally sustainable, inclusive and resilient. Guyana has now outlined its bold plans for becoming a Green State by 2040. This was the focus of the recent “Green […]

Cayman Islands highlighted as an extender of value for Chinese investors

From Cayman Finance Leading international business lawyers and investment specialists in three major Asian cities have become better familiarised with the importance of the Cayman Islands financial services industry in facilitating the global flow of investment capital. Cayman Finance CEO, Jude Scott, focused on these areas as the featured speaker at Maples Insights China Offshore […]

10 rules in creating a win-win marriage

By Eric Scalise, Ph.D. From Dr. James Dobson’s family talk An often quoted verse of Scripture related to marriage is, “The two shall become one” (Eph. 5:31). Unfortunately for many couples, once the marriage ceremony is over, the adventure begins when a husband and wife start arguing about, “Which one?” Outside of an individual’s decision […]

Recovery for busy moms

The possible reasons for becoming addicted Nowadays people get more stress than ever before. We are out of the generation of nine to fivers. We have access to anyone twenty-four hours seven days per week. Even having a barbecue with your family on Sunday you have no guarantee that your boss will not call you […]