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Archives for January 9, 2019

Cayman Islands’ Wellness Centre celebrates first BCBA Certified Caymanian

Samantha Sampang-McCoy has become the first Caymanian to earn her Board Certified Behaviour Analyst (BCBA). The BCBA is a graduate-level certification in behaviour analysis whose holders are qualified independent practitioners who provide behaviour-analytic services. Ms. Sampang-McCoy joined The Wellness Centre as an Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) Therapist in 2013 after graduating with her BSc in […]

Cayman Islands PAC Hearing Notices on Aud Gen’s Performance Audit Follow Up

 Public PAC hearings are scheduled at the LA for next week as below: Wednesday, 16 January 2019 at 1 pm Thursday, 17 January 2019 at 10 am Cayman Islands Auditor General’s Follow-up on past PAC recommendations EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The Office of the Auditor General (OAG) published its first Follow-up on past PAC recommendations in July 2017. The […]

The Editor speaks:Why the silence on Putin’s bombers in the Caribbean?

We have published recently two articles/Opinions regarding Russian president Vladimir Putin, both written by columnist Jolly Green. Please see: “OPINION: The Man who thinks he is GOD” published January 7 2019 at: “OPINION: Rambo Putin Pupitizes Maduro and the Caribbean Marxist Leaders”  published January 1 2019 at: In Green’s “Rambo Putin” Opinion Commentary […]

Cayman Islands Government supports Red Cross Appeal for Funding

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – As part of its ongoing commitment to promote a safer and more resilient country, Government has announced its plan to support the Cayman Islands Red Cross (CIRC) in its appeal for funding to ensure the continuity of the organisation’s critical services to the community. In July 2018 the CIRC officially launched the […]

Taste of Cayman Food & Drink Festival announces most iconic tribute act yet – Simply Queen

The Taste of Cayman Food and Drink festival organisers have announced this year’s live entertainment who will take to the Main Stage at the 31st annual food festival on Saturday, January 26, 2019. The headline act at the Cayman Islands Tourism Association’s (CITA’s) largest annual fundraiser has been announced as Simply Queen – an international Queen […]

Premier in London, Europe, New York to defend Cayman Islands

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin leaves the Cayman Islands Wednesday, 9 January, 2018, for meetings in London, Brussels, Paris, Berlin and New York to continue discussions about recently approved legislation concerning the Country’s continued efforts to meet international standards for the Financial Services Industry. He will be joined by Minister for […]

The Caribbean’s biggest travel conference

From Caribbean Journal The biggest travel conference in the Caribbean is back again for 2019, this time on the white sands of Montego Bay in Jamaica. The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association’s Caribbean Travel Marketplace is headed to the Montego Bay Convention Center Jan. 29-31. This year’s CTM, which is produced by CHTA in collaboration […]

New Carib Sailing Week

New Caribbean Sailing Week for 2019 From Scuttlebutt Sailing News A newly formed event called Caribbean Sailing Week (CSW) is set to take place October 17-20 in English Harbour, Antigua. The 2019 event combines two individual Caribbean Sailing Association (CSA) events which have taken place for more than 20 years – the CSA Annual Conference […]

Caribbean characters

Characters of the Caribbean EXHIBITION Characters of the Caribbean 6 Apr 2019 – 17 Apr 2019 A collection of portraits and photographs from travels through the Caribbean About Phil Goldsborough is a self taught artist based in Middleton St George. He first exhibited paintings in Darlington Library as Painter of the Month in 1975. He […]

Parkland completes acquisition of the largest independent fuel marketer in the Caribbean

From NAN News Americas, CALGARY, Alberta, Jan. 08, 2019: Parkland Fuel Corporation (“Parkland”) (TSX:PKI), a leading convenience store operator and one of the fastest growing independent marketers of fuel and petroleum products in the Americas, today announced the closing of its acquisition of 75% of the shares of Sol Investments Limited (“SIL” and together with […]