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Archives for March 4, 2019

US District Judge Wendy Beetlestone delivers Cayman Islands lecture

University of Liverpool alumna and US District Court Judge, Wendy Beetlestone, travelled to the Cayman Islands earlier this month to deliver a lecture to staff and students at Truman Bodden Law School. Judge Beetlestone graduated from the University of Liverpool with a degree in Philosophy in 1984, and went on to forge a successful career […]

The Editor speaks: Receptionists are dying. RIP

We have published an article today titled “The death of the Receptionist as we know it”. The article is not as bad as some you can find on other media websites. One asks the question in huge bold letters – “Will “Receptionist” be Replaced By Robots? It even answers its own question. 96% CHANCE OF […]

The death of the Receptionist as we know it

From The Receptionist What do you think of when you hear the term receptionist? Someone who sits around all day drinking coffee? Yeah, right! While that stereotype may be enforced on some TV shows, it has never been true. As Jane Streat, the Head of Client Services at Lexington Reception Services points out, being a […]

The Cayman Heart Fund (CHF) 12th Annual International Symposium

Encouraged by the success of the previous eleven international symposiums we are pleased to announce the date for the 12th annual Cayman Heart Fund (CHF) International Symposium, which will take place Thursday, March 14th, 2019, 5:00PM-9:00PM at the Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort. The organizing committee invites the medical community to take advantage of this […]

Cayman Islands Interschool Chess Tournament a success

More than 120 students from 8 local schools participated in the inaugural Interschool Chess Tournament sponsored by Dart Minds Inspired. Hosted by Cayman International School, the competition was held on Wednesday, 27 February, at the Arts and Recreation Centre in Camana Bay. The tournament, which featured round robin and championship rounds with divisions for primary, […]

UKOTP Forum 2019

Parliamentarians and Auditors from UK and Overseas Territories come together to discuss good practice on oversight of public finances Key actors from the UK and the Overseas Territories (OTs) will meet to identify and develop good practice with the aim of enhancing oversight of public finance. The Oversight of Public Finances Forum 2019 will run […]

Cayman Islands Football Association Youth Football Leagues: Sunset Under 11 Girls victorious

Due to the mid-term break, several games in the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) youth leagues were postponed this past Saturday, March 2. However, parents and supporters were thoroughly entertained during the few games that were played. In the Girls Under 11 league, Sunset Blue Iguanas and Sunset Fusion were victorious in the only two […]

Three new species of mammal that lived 300 years ago are discovered from fossilised bones after being digested by crocodiles

By Joe Pinkstone From Daily Mail UK The animals are believed to have lived in the 1700s on the Cayman Islands  It is thought they went extinct when human settlers came over with their animals They were unique to the Cayman Islands, existing nowhere else in the world Their closest living relative is thought to […]

Cayman Airways’ new Denver to Cayman route: Accessing your Cayman Islands property from the West Coast

From Provenance Properties Purchasing a vacation property in the Cayman Islands is alluring for many reasons. The islands’ beauty and luxury combined with a straightforward purchasing process have been attracting buyers from across the globe for years. Those eyeing Cayman Islands real estate from the U.S. west coast can now tick ease of access off […]

Baggage handler convicted of narcotics trafficking linked to Cayman Islands

From Jamaica Observer NEW YORK, United States (CMC) — A New Jersey man has been found guilty of conspiring to distribute more than five kilograms of cocaine linked to the Cayman Islands. It’s reported that Tyrone Woolaston, 35, also used a firearm “in furtherance of cocaine trafficking, in connection with a multi-year scheme to smuggle […]