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Archives for March 20, 2019

RUBiS Cayman Islands launches RUBiS Top Student 2019 awards program

RUBiS Cayman Islands launched the RUBiS Top Student 2019 awards program this week opening the submission period for the program which aims to recognise, reward and motivate children with a financial grant to pursue their passions. The contest is open to students aged 7-12 in the Cayman Islands who demonstrate enthusiasm towards activities they are […]

Look what’s happening in a few weeks at the Cayman Islands National Museum!

Looky Ya! (North Side) Join us on Friday, 29 March 2019 from 10:00AM to 2:00PM for the relaunch of our District Looky Ya! Featuring the District of North Side. The event will take place in the National Museum Courtyard on the Waterfront. There will be local food by Marcia’s Kitchen, desserts and smoothies by Ms […]

Cayman Islands welcomes a new hotel

By Vicky Karantzavelou From Travel Daily News CAYMAN ISLANDS – The thriving Cayman Islands’ accommodation market welcomes a newcomer with a fresh, modern feel, ideally located in the heart of the world famous Seven Mile Beach corridor. The 42-room Locale, Grand Cayman hotel opened its doors at the weekend, welcoming its first guests who flew in from […]

The Editor speaks: Can we be confident in the F.A.A.?

Before a new plane can fly in the USA, the F.A.A., in partnership with manufacturers, assesses the technology, design and components that make up the jet. They look for potential safety issues that could affect the airworthiness of the plane. The F.A.A.’s response to the crisis has also come under scrutiny. As authorities in other […]

100+ Women Who Care donate over $14,500 to Cayman Islands charities

The Cayman Islands chapter of 100+ Women Who Care is pleased to announce that Jasmine (formerly Cayman HospiceCare) was selected by member vote to receive the group’s collective donation of over $12,500 at their March meeting. The two runner-up charities, Cayman National Cultural Foundation and Cayman Islands Crisis Centre, also walked away with a donation […]

UCCI Prof selected by US Department of State for prestigious English language specialist assignment

From University College of Cayman Islands It is our pleasure to share the wonderful news that Dr. Ivan Eubanks, Assistant Professor of the Arts and Humanities Department and Director of UCCI TV has been selected by the U.S. Department of State for a one-month English Language Specialist project focusing on academic writing for publication in […]

The Ethiopian Airlines and Lion Air crashes show eerie similarities — here are all the things they have in common

By Mark Matousek From Business Insider Boeing has come under scrutiny after two deadly crashes involving its 737 Max 8 aircraft in five months. While investigators have not released their final reports about the crashes, there appears to be a number of similarities between them. The similarities include erratic flight paths and the possible involvement of plane-control software. […]

Cayman Islands Investment Group Ltd. announces new Cryptocurrency Exchange in development

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, March 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Earlier this year, the Cayman Islands Investment Group’s technology wing: C.I.I.G. Technologies, teased the release of a brand new Cryptocurrency exchange based in the Cayman Islands. Since then, CIIG Technologies has now announced that Cryptocay.ky is preparing for its official launch. After over a year of research, development and tweaking […]

Sunset in Wanaka

By Trey Ratcliff From Stuck In Customs THE QUANTUM GARDEN I found this on Reddit and I thought it was the coolest thing ever. I wish he was selling them or something! He just built it for a fun project… If I had one, I have no idea where I would put it… It might […]

Cayman Islands’ teams hoping for medal worthy performances at CARIFTA Cayman

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – The St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Grenada and St. Lucia teams are all hoping for medal-worthy performances when they take to the track at the 48th annual CARIFTA Games, scheduled for Easter weekend (20 to 22 April) at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex. St. Vincent and the Grenadines won two […]