April 24, 2019

Archives for November 2018

Brian Uzzell, former owner of “Caymanian Compass” dies

It is with much sadness to have to report, Brian Uzzell, former owner of “Caymanian Compass”, died today (Fri 30) in Pembroke Pines, Florida, USA. He was 82. Mr. Uzzell came to the Cayman Islands in 1972 via The Bahamas.   He was originally from England. He sold the  “Caymanian Compass” to its present owners, […]

30 Nov Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report

  30 Nov Fri 2018 Tropical Report   Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 700 AM EST Fri Nov 30 2018 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 5 days. $$ Forecaster Stewart   Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane […]

Cayman Islands delegation to London entails constitutional talks, meetings

From The Office of the Premier of the Cayman Islands GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – A Cayman Islands delegation including Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, Minister for Financial Services & Home Affairs Hon. Tara Rivers and Attorney General Sam Bulgin, QC, leaves the Cayman Islands Friday to travel to London to attend a series of meetings […]

Cayman Islands: Impact of social media to be a hot topic at Youth Forum

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Cayman Islands Youth Assembly (CIYA) and the Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture and Lands Youth Services Unit (YSU) is holding a National Youth Forum on “Social Media & Youth” FRIDAY (30) evening. Young persons over 15 years old, educators, youth organisations and interested community members are invited to attend […]

Cayman Islands National Gallery: Ella Latter Exhibition and Traces Exhibition opening 10 December

New Exhibition Traces: Activating the Art Curriculum to Open at the National Gallery of Cayman Islands National Gallery of Cayman Islands (NGCI) delighted to present the new exhibition Traces: Activating the Art Curriculum, which will open with a Members’ Preview on 10 December and will be on view until 18 January. The exhibition will feature […]

The Editor speaks: Social Media

In an article published today about Social Media it states the obvious that it will be a “hot topic”. This topic is going to be discussed tomorrow (Friday) at a Youth Forum – “National Youth Forum on “Social Media & Youth” at Mary Miller Hall, 7.30 p.m. – 8.30 p.m. I must confess the allotted […]

Cayman Islands Data Protection Law start postponed

Data Protection Law, 2017 start date is put off. The law is now scheduled to come into force end September 2019. Government acceded to request from financial services industry. Grand Cayman (GIS) – Following representations from the Cayman Islands financial services industry, Cabinet has postponed the start date for the Data Protection Law, 2017, which […]

Statement on the death of Arthur Hunter on behalf of the Cayman Islands Legal Practitioners

The Cayman Islands Legal Practitioners Association (CILPA) and the entire legal fraternity is deeply saddened following the death of Arthur Hunter, OBE, last week. CILPA would like to take this opportunity to recognise Mr. Hunter’s commitment to the Cayman Islands legal profession. A pioneer of the industry in Cayman, Mr. Hunter worked tirelessly throughout his […]

Taste of Cayman Food & Drink Festival announces partnership with Cayman Islands artist

Taste of Cayman Food and Drink Festival, one of Cayman’s longest running events and the Cayman Islands Tourism Association (CITA’s) largest annual fundraiser has announced its partnership with local artist, Michelle Bryan. Festival organisers enlisted the help of Mrs Bryan for the development of a series of illustrations depicting a range of Caymanian culinary characters, […]

Taraq Bashir heads Cayman Islands Central Procurement Office

New Director Taraq Bashir brings rich experience to his job, having worked across four continents and the Caribbean. He has developed procurement functions in national and local government including strategies, laws and regulations. Mr. Bashir’s work has been recognised with industry awards for customer service, quality and innovation. Grand Cayman (GIS) – Director at the […]