November 17, 2019

Archives for February 10, 2019

Cayman Islands police statement on local blog coverage of FCU Arrest, 8 February

From RCIPS The RCIPS notes the coverage on the Cayman Marl Road website regarding an arrest made by the RCIPS Financial Crimes Unit yesterday, 7 February.  This coverage contains the name and photograph of an accused party, which negatively impacts on the presumption of innocence of this individual and could endanger the fairness of the court […]

Cayman Islands pre-school earns top inspection rating

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Little Trotters Farm and Nursery School has earned an ‘excellent” rating after last month’s schools inspection. The assessment is the highest award received by a Cayman Islands pre-school in recent history and follows a two-day assessment visit by an Office of Education Standards (OES) inspection team (15-16 January 2019). The inspection framework, […]

The Editor speaks: Another International Day I wasn’t aware of……

It seems every day on our Calendar has “A Day” set aside to remember and/or recognize some one, some people, some occupation, etc. etc… The list goes on and on and as all the days in our Calendar Year have been used up there are now more than one “A Day” on the same day. […]

Cayman Islands: Oasis Aqua Park

From Oasis Aqua Park Cayman INFLATABLE PARK Oasis Aqua Park is a series of inflatable slides, runways, jumping pillows. Grand Cayman’s #1 most safe and entertaining aqua park. We are conveniently located in the heart of George Town, on the waterfront, at Eden Rock. Oasis Aqua Park is splash dab in the middle of the world’s […]

Cayman Islands: RCIPS & DOA visit neighbourhoods affected by roaming dogs,

This week, RCIPS Community Police Officers, along with Department of Agriculture Staff, visited local neighbourhoods to spread information and advice about responsible dog ownership. The visits kicked off on Monday on Boltins Avenue in West Bay and continued Wednesday on John McLean Drive and Java Lane in East End, neighbourhoods that have had a number […]

Britain seizes $650,000 from son of jailed former Moldovan Prime Minister [accounts in Cayman Islands]

From RadioFreeEurope, RadioLiberty A court in Britain has ordered the son of former Prime Minister Vladimir Filat to hand over $650,000 following an investigation by Britain’s National Crime Agency (NCA). Luca Filat, who has prepaid $500,000 in rent for a penthouse in West London, obtained his wealth “from illegal activity by his father,” the NCA […]

Canadian High Commissioner visits Cayman Islands

    High Commissioner of Canada visits Cayman Islands. ·        On first official visit, the diplomat pays courtesy calls on Government dignitaries led by His Excellency the Governor. ·        At a reception organised by the High Commission, she also met with Canadians on island. Grand Cayman (GIS) – High Commissioner of Canada stationed in Jamaica, Her Excellency Laurie Peters paid […]

Cayman Islands Gender Affairs Unit recognises Int. Day of Women and Girls in Science

On Monday, 11th February, the Cayman Islands Government’s Gender Affairs Unit joins with the United Nations in observance of The International Day of Women and Girls in Science. In a resolution adopted  by the General Assembly of  the United Nations in December 2015 this annual date was proclaimed to be observed, the purpose being to : ● promote […]

Jamaica: Hughes among athletes expected on show at Camperdown Classics

By Sherdon Cowan From Jamaica Observer British sprint star Zharnel Hughes is eager to do a real assessment of his current form when he opens his season at the 15th staging of the Camperdown Classic inside National Stadium today. Hughes is expected to join a number of athletes from top clubs such as Racers, Akon […]

Cayman Islands alumni event

From University of Liverpool 6:00pm – 8:00pm / Wednesday 20th March 2019Type: Networking Event / Category: Alumni +44 (0)151 795 4638 Andy Harrison Admission: Free Book now Alumni in the Cayman Islands are invited to a special networking event hosted by Professor Debra Morris SFHEA, Dean of the School of Law and Social Justice, in George Town on 20 March. The […]