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Archives for March 25, 2019

Cayman Islands Under 17 Boys fall short against Nicaragua in qualifier

CONCACAF Under 17 Boys Championships : IMG Academy, Bradenton, Florida March 16th – 24th, 2019 The Cayman Islands Under 17 Boys National Football team suffered their first defeat to Group A favourites Nicaragua 0-3 at the CONCACAF Under 17 Boys Championships qualifying round on Sunday, March 24 at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida. Nicaragua’s […]

The Editor speaks: What happened to the Opposition shadows?

I was not surprised when I learnt Newlands MLA Alva Suckoo had resigned as Deputy Leader of Cayman Islands Opposition. Suckoo made the announcement last Friday (22). When the Opposition Party was formed it was said then that Ezzard Miller would be the Hon. Leader but would hold the position for only the first twelve […]

Cayman Islands Under 13 girls take centre stage

2019 CIFA Youth Football Leagues The Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) youth leagues continued this past Saturday, March 23 with the Girls Under 13 league kicking off the day’s activities. The early game saw Sunset FC Fuego continue their march to the league title with a narrow 1-0 victory over Elite SC thanks to another […]

Dart Real Estate and NCB Group announce the Cayman Islands’ First Lazy River at OLEA

OLEA Sales & Presentation Centre to open in Camana Bay in March, offering information on the townhomes, duplexes and condos for sale in Grand Cayman Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – March 14, 2019 – Dart Real Estate and NCB Group are pleased to announce that Cayman’s first-ever lazy river will now be a part of the […]

Moody’s affirms the Cayman Islands’ Aa3 rating; maintains stable outlook

New York, March 21, 2019 — Moody’s Investors Service (“Moody’s”) has today affirmed the Cayman Islands’ Aa3 government bond and issuer ratings. At the same time, the rating outlook was maintained at stable. Today’s action reflects the following credit drivers for the Cayman Islands: 1. Continued fiscal surpluses that have resulted in low and falling […]

“The Colony”

“The Colony” moves to the [Cayman] Brac! Gordon Solomon Fine Art  March Newsletter Our featured original is “Addicted to Cheap Labour“; Show Me the Money! from my latest exhibition which was held at the National Gallery of the Cayman Islands. Money exchange is one of the biggest attractions to the Cayman Islands.In 2017, Cayman ranked 7th in […]

Change For Change

Cayman Islands Change For Change Coin Drive “Volunteers painted the town orange collecting donations to feed seniors” Meals on Wheels Volunteers collected donations from all ages at locations across Grand Cayman. March 25, 2019 George Town, Grand Cayman: 200+ Volunteers were sporting their orange shirts at 15 locations across Grand Cayman for the Meals on […]

World’s most valuable startup is home to a complex fortune

By Venus Feng From Bloomberg  Ownership structure used by Zhang Yiming is popular in tech  Chinese authorities will soon allow so-called VIEs to list Software engineer Zhang Yiming started out producing apps for sharing jokes before focusing on news aggregation. That pivot proved lucrative. The 35-year-old founder of Bytedance Ltd. is worth about $13 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires […]

Cayman Islands: DCI lauded as Top Employer

The Department of Commerce & Investment has been named Top Employer for Medium Sized Businesses. DCI also received the Award for Excellence in Office Environment at the 9th Annual Cayman Islands Society of Human Resource Professionals (CISHRP) Awards Gala. GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Department of Commerce & Investment (DCI) was celebrating on Friday, 22 March, after […]

Trump slams Russia probe architects for ‘Treasonous’ and ‘Evil’ acts

From Newsmax President Donald Trump, cleared by Special Counsel Robert Mueller of conspiring with Russia in the 2016 U.S. election, on Monday vented his anger at the inquiry and vowed investigations into unnamed political enemies who did “evil” and “treasonous things.” The Republican president and his allies in Congress went on the offensive a day […]