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Archives for January 13, 2019

The Editor speaks: Starfish will get their toilet

Actually Starfish Point in Cayman Kai, North Side, will get a toilet. Despite objections from some local residents, dubbed ‘wealthy’ by North Side MLA Ezzard Miller, the Central Planning Authority (CPA) has approved an application by government to install public restrooms and a parking area. The objections raised by these wealthy owners of property near […]

PAC set to review Auditor General’s report on Fighting Corruption in the Cayman Islands

The members of the Cayman Islands Public Accounts Committee are planning to meet on 30th January to review the most recent audit report issued by the Office of the Auditor General. The Committee will be asking questions of government officials and anti-corruption bodies about the issues highlighted by the Auditor General in her report entitled […]

Cayman Islands Government welcomes results of OAG Report

• Government’s work in creating anti-fraud and corruption strategy is praised by OAG • Deputy Governor welcomes findings saying that fighting corruption is ongoing • Accountant General is tasked with overseeing annual reviews of Anti-Fraud Policy GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Government’s efforts to develop a national framework to prevent fraud and corruption is highly praised in the Auditor […]

Draw reveals groups for the 2019 Concacaf Caribbean Club Shield [Cayman team in group A]

The Caribbean qualifying tournament will kick off on April 5 Miami (Friday, January 11, 2019) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) conducted the official draw for the 2019 Concacaf Caribbean Club Shield, at the Concacaf headquarters, in Miami, FL. The second edition of the tournament, which will be hosted […]

Fighting Corruption in the Cayman Islands final report

Progress has been made in developing a framework to combat fraud and corruption in the Cayman Islands but more needs to be done The report “Fighting Corruption in the Cayman Islands,” issued by the Office of the Auditor General (OAG) today assesses if the mechanisms for preventing corruption in the Cayman Islands are effective. The report looks at […]

Cayman Islands December 2018 funerals

Elsa Mae (Ebanks) Morris             27 Mar 1961 – 29 Nov 2018   Boatswain Bay Cassiebell Fiona (Bodden) Smith   22 Feb 1928 – 16 Dec 2018   Spot Bay  Andrew Jackson                                                        – 21 Dec 2018   Jamaica Joanna Faith Clarke                             24 Jul 1933 – 24 Dec 2018   Prospect Darrington Ebanks                                  age 29      – 25 Dec 2019   Boatswain ba Basilio Van […]

Cayman Islands: First Proud of Them Awards Ceremony reaches milestone

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Round 10 of the Proud of Them Awards Ceremony celebrated the achievements of 12 honourees in a memorable milestone event. Held at George Town Yacht Club on Wednesday, 9 January, the evening featured musical entertainment, and a buffet meal which was a first in the programme’s six-year history. Awardees having been nominated were […]

Sir Ronald Sanders: National good over narrow interests in Guyana

By Sir Ronald Sanders From Caribbean360 GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Friday January 11, 2018 – The President of Guyana, David Granger, and the Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo, showed political maturity when they met on January 9 to try to resolve a constitutional crisis that could have led to civil strife and the destabilization of Guyana. They should be […]

The Kitchen “Health-ified”

From Yummly Resolved to improve your eating habits? These amazing finds can help smooth the path to healthier meals. Copyright 2009-2018, Yummly Inc., 610 Walnut St. Redwood City, CA 94063

A subscription for baby food? It’s not as crazy as it sounds

By Olga Massov From Mashable Welcome to Small Humans, an ongoing series at Mashable that looks at how to take care of – and deal with – the kids in your life. Because Dr. Spock is nice and all, but it’s 2018 and we have the entire internet to contend with. Internet marketed direct-to-consumer subscription services […]