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Archives for January 20, 2019

Cayman Islands MLA calls for study of root causes of declining social conditions

With the Chief Justice highlighting the pressing need for more courtrooms at the Opening of the 2019 Session of the Grand Court this week (Wednesday, January 16, 2019), MLA Alva Suckoo is again raising the alarm that the social conditions of Caymanians are declining and has called on Government to address underlying causes with urgency. […]

The Editor speaks: Recycle

We have an article in iNews Cayman today illustrating the number of things we would never think of recycling.. It’s published on our top slider under the title “Recycle”. The article, written by Barri Segal, is actually titled “Shocking Things You Didn’t Know You Could Recycle” and originally published on the CheatSheet website. However, the […]

Green turtle: The success of the reintroduction program in Cayman Islands

From Science Daily At the limits of survival due human overexploitation Date:January 18, 2019Source:University of BarcelonaSummary:The reintroduction program for the green turtle in the Cayman Islands has been crucial in order to recover this species, which are threatened by the effects of human overexploitation, according to the first genetic study of the green turtle’s reintroduction […]

HE The Governor Mr Martyn Roper travels to New York in support of Cayman Islands’ Financial Services Industry

HE The Governor Mr Martyn Roper will travel to New York this coming Monday (21 January) to attend a series of events with US Financial Services associations including Cayman Finance’s breakfast briefing which is taking place in the city. The Governor will join the Premier, Minister Rivers, the Attorney General and the Managing Director of […]

Saying goodbye to the Plant City Family YMCA [to come to Cayman Islands]

By Justin Kline From Plant City Observer Zach Hilferding is joining the YMCA of the Cayman Islands after nearly three years in Plant City. When Zach Hilferding became executive director of the Plant City Family YMCA in 2016, his goal was to help build it into a “strong, community-driven leader” in the Tampa Metropolitan Area […]

Shinjuku: Another visit

Another Visit To Shinjuku By Trey Ratcliff TWO PHOTOS OF THE SAME PLACE Well, I’m a bit disappointed with myself, I must say. I don’t know why I returned to the exact same place to try to improve on a photo I already loved. I think the mission was doomed from the beginning. Anyway, here […]

Ogier in Cayman acts on emerging Chinese real estate company’s IPO on Nasdaq

Ogier’s Cayman Islands team led by partner Bradley Kruger with senior associate Tommy Tuohy advised on the Cayman law elements of MDJM Ltd’s initial public offering on Nasdaq. MDJM Ltd is an emerging, integrated real estate services company in China incorporated as a Cayman Islands company. On December 26, 2018, MDJM announced the first closing […]

CARPHA urges the Caribbean to prepare for possible Dengue outbreak

From Prensa Latina Bridgetown, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) is calling on health officials from all over the region to prepare for the possibility of a serious dengue outbreak.In a recent communiqué from the agency, it is recalled that the last major regional outbreak of this disease took place in […]

Cayman Islands reception a chance to thank parents for support

By Doug Mann, executive director of philanthropy & alumni, Trinity College School On Wednesday, January 16th, Headmaster Stuart Grainger met with 35 parents at the home of David and Christina Kirkaldy P’17 ’19 for Trinity College School’s annual Cayman Parent Reception. The headmaster provided an update on the School, answered questions about the year to […]


Shocking things you didn’t know you could recycle From Cheatsheet There’s one super-easy way to do the right thing and give back: recycle. Making waste into new materials and items is genius. Not only does it help lower greenhouse gas emissions, it prevents waste and stops exhausting new, raw materials. Ultimately, recycling reduces water pollution from landfills, […]