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Archives for February 11, 2019

Cayman Islands ruggers humiliate Guyana 58-14

From Newsroom GY Guyana’s senior men’s Rugby 15s team departed full of confidence that they will topple Cayman Islands in the qualifier to the Americas Rugby Challenge Series, but they got a rude awakening as they were dismissed 14-58. According to the Rugby Americas North (RAN) Facebook page: “Both teams played a dynamic, open-field running game that thrilled […]

The Editor speaks: KAABOO and a lot to do

When I drove past all the colourful tents yesterday (Sun 10) already in place for the KAABOO Cayman event it looked like something that would fit in Wonderland. KABOO is very nearly here – it starts on Valentine’s Day Thu Feb 14 and finishes on the Sat 16. The expected audiences have been estimated at […]

Submissions open for CIMPA 2019 [Cayman Islands] Marketing Awards

The Cayman Islands Marketing Professionals Association is delighted to announce the launch of the 2019 Marketing Awards, with submissions now open. The awards celebrate and recognise creative efforts from the agencies, organisations and creative individuals that make up our community of marketing professionals in the Cayman Islands. The 2019 Awards comprise of nine categories: Campaign […]

Cayman Islands: Proud of Them Round 10 Bios- Dominic Owens, Jillian Crooks

Dominic Owens – Academics Dominic Owens is a 2017 honours graduate of St. Ignatius School where he obtained 10 I/GCSE passes consisting of A*, A’s and two B’s in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Accounting, ICT, English Language, French, Religious Studies, and English Literature. At his High School graduation, he received awards for Highest Attainment in […]

Joint Cayman Islands police and DoA Operation last Friday yields arrest in connection with cockfighting

From RCIPS On Friday 8 February, police and animal welfare and control officers from the Department of Agriculture conducted an operation at an address on Brushwood Way in Bodden Town in response to concerns from the community about disturbances and illegal activities being carried out there. During the operation, six roosters that appeared to be […]

2019 Cayman Islands FA Youth Leagues : Results from Sat., February 9, 2019

Sunset Under 13 girls battle for bragging rights The Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) youth leagues continued this past Saturday, February 9 with games in the Girls Under 13 and Boys Under 11 and Under 13 leagues. In the lone Girls Under 13 game on Saturday morning, it was a Sunset FC duel as Sunset […]

Cayman representative in London to head new ministry

Deputy Governor Franz Manderson recently appointed Eric Bush to lead the soon to be operational Ministry of International Trade, Investment, Aviation and Maritime Affairs. While Mr Bush’s appointment took effect on Monday, 4 February, 2019, he will continue to perform his duties as the Cayman Islands’ Representative in the UK and Europe, returning home in late July. […]

Caribbean Market Overview – 2019 Q1

From CIBC First Caribbean Caribbean Market Review Summary: Emerging market credits benefitted from a quick change in investor sentiment, as ambiguous Fed signals in December prompted the market to diminish expectations of one to two rate hikes in 2019 to almost zero. Moreover, difficult Brexit discussions in Europe pushed the breaks on expectations of a […]

Cayman Islands: DPSC rollout of new radio system functions

WHO:                               Department of Public Safety Communications (DPSC) WHAT:                             Official opening of the new West Bay radio bunker and rollout of the new Public Safety Radio Communication System WHEN:                            Wednesday, 13 February 2019 at 1 – 2 p.m. WHERE:                          Off of West Church Street, West Bay (Across from West Bay Seventh-day Adventist Church) Participants:                  Minister for Home Affairs, […]

Mandapa in Bali

By Trey Ratcliff From Stuck In Customs INCREDIBLE DRONE PILOT Sometimes I tell people I’m a pretty good drone pilot, but I’m nothing like this guy. This guy makes me feel like I can barely operate a tricycle. Check out this video below! DAILY PHOTO – MANDAPA IN BALI Here’s a shot of the rather […]