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Archives for February 4, 2019

Cayman Islands: ZÜN Car Sharing Programme

ZÜN Car Sharing Service Launched in Camana Bay by Arch Automotive The car sharing venture was devised in partnership with Dart Labs to help offer alternative transportation options to the Camana Bay community and, ultimately, the Cayman Islands. Arch Automotive recently launched ZÜN, a new car sharing service for people who live and work in […]

2019 CIFA Youth Leagues: 345 FC set the tone for Cayman Islands Boys Under 11 League

The re-formatted Boys Under 11 league got underway this past Saturday, February 2 in the 2019 Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) youth leagues. Saturday’s games also marked the third round of play in the Girls Under 11 and the Boys Under 15 leagues. In the Boys Under 11 league, 345 FC I and II kicked […]

Cayman Islands Proud of Them Round 10 bios: Julisa Dilbert, Diego Smith

From Cayman Islands Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture and Lands Julisa Dilbert– Business Young Caymanian businesswoman Julisa Dilbert is the embodiment of determination, innovation and hard work. At the tender age of 19, Julisa started a dog walking and pet sitting company.  The idea for her own business came to her while she was […]

The Editor speaks: A poem that stirred memories for me

It’s about “The Land That Made Me Me” I was sent this poem from one of our readers that made me smile and it did bring back many memories. Without apologies I am going to share it with you. I have searched on the Internet to try and find the author without success. It seems […]

Cayman Islands: Joint Oxitec-MRCU 2018 Research Project concludes as planned

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The joint research collaboration between the Mosquito Research and Control Unit (MRCU) and bio-technology company Oxitec came to an end on 23 January 2019. While field operations ceased on 21 December 2018, which was at the end of the high mosquito season, MRCU and Oxitec spent another month collating data based on […]

Cayman Islands Auditor General issues Report on SAGC Remuneration

From the Office of the Cayman Islands Auditor General The report “Key Management and Board Remuneration in Statutory Authorities and Government Companies,” is issued by the Office of the Auditor General (OAG) today. The public interest report provides an analysis of the remuneration of key management personnel in Statutory Authorities and Government Companies (SAGCs) as well as […]

CHTA shares optimistic 2019 tourism forecast

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica (February 4, 2019) – Caribbean tourism officials are upbeat about 2019 and confidently expect another year of positive growth bolstered by increased airlift, improved sales, ongoing investments in hotel upgrades and refurbishments, and new properties coming on stream. Speaking with reporters at the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association’s (CHTA) 37th annual Caribbean […]

Concacaf and OEG Sports announce multiyear licensing partnership

Deal Marks First Global Master Licensee Partner for Consumer Products of the Confederation Miami (Monday, February 4, 2019) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today announced a multiyear agreement with OEG Sports as its global master licensee and licensing agent for consumer products.  The rights deal makes OEG Sports, […]

Coffee is a celebrity across the globe, Martin

By Melissa Martin “Tumble out of bed and stumble to the kitchen. Pour myself a cup of ambition.And yawn and stretch and try to come to life.” Lyrics from Nine to Five by Dolly Parton. My cup of ambition is coffee. Brewed brown water with flavored hazelnut creamer—a steaming cup of joe. A lighter roast that is […]

Nadelle spearheads body-positive

Nadelle spearheads the #everyBODYplayahmas movement From Entertainment junkie Toronto, Ontario (Sonique Solutions) – Caribbean-styled carnival culture has now grown to state of popularity where it is embraced by millions across the globe and transcends all ages, races, geographical backgrounds and sexual orientations. Nadelle Lewis has been making major strides to ensure that Carnival remains inclusive […]