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Archives for January 10, 2019

The Editor speaks: Dengue fever is the Caribbean curse and Zika is back in Cuba

The Cayman Islands government have issued a press release we have published today warning Cayman Islands’ residents to be aware of the symptoms of dengue as a precaution following increased activity in the region. Please make sure you read the story headlined “Dengue prevention and awareness urged” and take note of all the symptoms outlined […]

Move your business to the Cayman Islands

By Christian Reeves From Escape Artist Most dismiss the Cayman Islands as an investment opportunity because of the high costs and difficulties of getting residency. One tax program and one company are trying to change that image one business at a time… and having amazing results. Thanks to this rumors and slander, the economy of […]

Cayman Finance responds to Netherlands blacklisting

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands – Cayman Finance finds as unusual a recent decision by the Kingdom of the Netherlands to break from other European Union member states to “blacklist” 21 jurisdictions, including the Cayman Islands, based simply on having a stated corporate tax rate that the Netherlands has subjectively determined is too low. As noted […]

Dengue prevention and awareness urged

Local health officials are urging Cayman Islands residents to be aware of the symptoms of dengue as a precaution following increased activity in the region. With the frequency of travel between the Cayman Islands and other destinations in the region, the likelihood of imported cases is a strong possibility. The Public Health Department has already […]

Cayman Islands local broadcast television station welcomes back Tammi Sulliman

Veteran Caribbean journalist Tammi Sulliman returns to Cayman 27 Hurley’s Media Ltd. welcomes the return of Caribbean journalist, Tammi Sulliman, to Cayman 27 to manage the local television station, including news, community content, programming and operations. “We are happy to welcome Tammi back home to Cayman 27 where she served the country for more than […]

Cayman Islands Public Accounts Committee to welcome clerk from the Isle of Man

The Cayman Islands Public Accounts Committee (PAC) will welcome a clerk from the Isle of Man from 7-17 January 2019. The attachment is part of the UK Overseas Territories Project (UKOTP), a three-year project on public financial oversight delivered in partnership by the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association UK (CPA UK), the UK National Audit Office (NAO) […]

Grand Cayman’s enticing culinary scene packed full of events in early 2019

From Dart Real estate The holidays may be over, but early 2019 in Grand Cayman promises to deliver continued flavour and fun with epicurean events guaranteed to gratify even the most discerning tastebuds. A smorgasbord of pure deliciousness, these gastronomic affairs will undoubtedly underscore Cayman’s status as the “Culinary Capital of the Caribbean.” From a […]

BMR Energy acquires 5-Megawatt Cayman Islands solar plant

BMR Energy, a developer, owner and operator of clean energy projects in the Caribbean and Latin America, has announced its acquisition of a 5 MW (AC) solar plant in the Cayman Islands from Entropy Cayman Solar I. The Virgin Group company will take over all operations of the country’s only utility-scale solar project and the […]

Cayman Islands Leader of the Opposition defends public access to Cayman Kai area

The Leader of the Opposition the Hon. Ezzard Miller (Wednesday, January 9) appeared before the Central Planning Authority (CPA) to defend the public’s right of access to the Cayman Kai area in the face of objections by area owners to a policy decision by the Ministry of Tourism to build public restrooms on a public […]

Statement from Cayman Islands Governor’s Office on fraudulent social media accounts

It has come to our attention that a bogus LinkedIn account has been set up using His Excellency The Governor’s personal information. Moreover a number of people have been contacted from the bogus account requesting contributions to support a charity. The account entitled “Governor at Cayman Islands” is wholly fabricated. If anyone receives this type […]