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Archives for December 3, 2018

Residents note drop in crime in Snug Harbour since group began

From RCIPS Yesterday, 2 December, the Snug Harbour Neighbourhood Watch Committee and residents met with Mr. Joey Hew, MLA, and Community Beat Officer PC Jonathan Kern at the entrance to Snug Harbour to inaugurate four new Neighbourhood Watch signs and reflect on just over six months of results since the inception of the neighbourhood watch […]

Cayman Islands DCR aims to change

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – As part of the objective to reduce recidivism rates and advance rehabilitation efforts for its clients, the Department of Community Rehabilitation (DCR) is implementing a new community supervision technique, known as ChAnges. With full support from the Ministry of Financial Services and Home Affairs, the DCR has made it a strategic […]

Cayman Islands Commerce Minister set to travel

Commerce, Planning and Infrastructure Minister Joseph Hew will travel to Nassau, Bahamas early this week to take part in the Third Caribbean Infrastructure Forum (CARIF) on 4-5 December 2018. The role of infrastructure, energy development and finance in building regional resilience a year after the catastrophic 2017 Hurricane Season is the focus of this year’s […]

Cayman Islands: 2018 CUC PFL/GPFL Playoffs – Review of the Semifinals

Semifinals Review CUC PFL and GPFL finals set for this weekend The 2018 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) and CUC Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) semifinals concluded this past Saturday, December 1 at the Annex Field in the Under 9 and Under 11 Champions and Consolation Cups. The six finals and two third-place games are […]

The Editor speaks: Gambling

The Cayman Islands Government’s plan to to increase the penalties for gambling and to review the existing law that goes back to 1964, has stalled. In a press release, see iNews Cayman story “Cayman Islands Gambling Law Amendments under further review” published on December 2nd, Attorney General, Hon. Samuel Bulgin, QC. said: “….the Gambling (Amendments) […]

Cayman Islands: Second annual AICPA Summit promises insight and inspiration

TEDx alum, four-time Hawaii Ironman triathlete, and Girls on the Run Founder Molly Barker is coming to Cayman for the 2nd annual AICPA CIIPA Summit. AICPA partnered with CIIPA for the inaugural summit in 2017 to provide professional development for both the private and public sectors. This year brings together more than 200 delegates and […]

Two cruise lines commit to Cayman Islands berthing facility

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (1 December, 2018) The Cayman Islands Government has received formal financial commitments from two cruise lines on Tuesday 27th November, 2018 and Cabinet has approved the terms from the cruise lines. The Ministry of Tourism is therefore now in a position to issue the final tender documents to the three shortlisted […]

Cayman Islands Phoenix Group launches revamped websites

The Phoenix Group is excited to announce the launch of their newly revamped websites: – www.phoenix.com.ky , www.exeter.com.ky,www.icon.com.ky, www.delphi.com.ky  and www.condor.com.ky. In addition to aesthetically redesigning the website, current and prospective clients will find useful information about their services. They will be constantly updating content with useful information, articles, company announcements and client successes. Know […]

Cayman Islands Monetary Authority Charity Walk/Run raises over CI$18,000

The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (“CIMA” or “the Authority”) held its second annual  5K & 10K Charity Walk/Run in May earlier this year, and the Authority is proud to note that this year’s proceeds surpassed the amount raised last year. This time around, the event raised a total of CI$18,150. The funds were donated to […]

Florists: Floom receives a seed

Floom, the online marketplace and SaaS for florists, receives $2.5M seed By Steve O’Hear  From TechCrunch Floom, the online marketplace and SaaS for independent florists, has raised $2.5 million in a seed funding. The round was round led by Firstminute Capital, and will be used by the London-headquartered startup to continue to expand to the […]