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Archives for June 3, 2019

5th Annual CCAICACB Conference the Cayman Islands: Dirk Harrison, Commonwealth Caribbean Association of Integrity Commissions and Anti-Corruption Bodies (CCAICACB) Chairman’s Opening speech

3rd June 2019 SALUTATIONS The abuse of entrusted power for private gain simply put defines corruption. We are all in this room today as we are part of the global fight against corruption. However it must be acknowledged that the perception of acts of corruption or actual corruption thriving in any society are symptoms of […]

The Editor speaks: Mangoes

I was given a missive from one of our readers who objects strongly to my “Editorials” as they tend to be about myself. The reader does have a point. An “Editorial”according to Business Directory is “Usually a brief article written by an editor that expresses a newspaper’s or publishing house’s own views and policies on […]

5th Annual CCAICACB Conference the Cayman Islands: The Rt Hon Patricia Scotland QC, Secretary- General of the Commonwealth

3 June 2019 5th Annual Commonwealth Caribbean Association of Integrity Commissions and Anti-Corruption Bodies Conference Notes for opening remarks by The Rt Hon Patricia Scotland QC, Secretary- General of the Commonwealth Your Excellency, honourable ministers, distinguished delegates, Commonwealth friends and colleagues…. We who are gathered here know only too well the pernicious economic, social and […]

5th Annual CCAICACB Conference the Cayman Islands: Commonwealth Secretariat Dr. Roger Korentang’s opening speech

I am pleased to give the overview of the 5th Annual Commonwealth Caribbean Association of Integrity Commissions & Anti-Corruption Bodies Conference. As you are no doubt aware, the Commonwealth Secretariat by means of its convening power established the Commonwealth Caribbean Association of Integrity Commissions & Anti-Corruption Bodies Conference in 2015 to foster genuine partnerships among […]

Cayman Islands: JUST BREATHE: Fashion Show sponsored by Baptist Health South Florida

As part of Baptist Health South Florida’s efforts to promote cancer awareness in Cayman Islands, I am excited to announce that the hospital organization will be hosting various activities, including the Cayman Islands Cancer Society Lung Cancer Awareness & Fashion Show, featuring the latest looks from Sand Angels & Forever Summer. With a summer-time theme, the […]

Cayman Islands: Inter-Agency Digital Evidence Collection Certification Course

From RCIPS On 20 May, during the week of the Association of Caribbean Commissioners of Police (ACCP) conference, the RCIPS hosted an Introduction to Digital Evidence Collection Certification Course (IDECC). The course lasted for 5 Days and several officers from various departments including Customs and Border Control Services, Her Majesty’s Prisons, Aviation Communication Limited and […]

Sunset girls secure Cayman Islands Under 15 League and Cup double

2019 CIFA Youth Football Leagues With the 2019 Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) youth leagues coming to a close, play in the Youth FA Cup competitions have grabbed the headlines recently as clubs look to end the season on a high. Sunset FCs female programme continues to dominate the domestic youth leagues as their Girls […]

Cayman Islands MRCU and Cayman Prep partner for maths class

A Mosquito Research and Control Unit (MRCU) employee, listening to the radio on her way in to work, was thrilled to hear a student at a school she had recently visited get all the questions right in a quiz on mosquitoes. Earlier in May MRCU’s new junior entomologist Whitney Ebanks joined outreach volunteer Florence (Flo) […]

5th Annual CCAICACB Conference the Cayman Islands: H.E. Cayman Islands Governor Martyn Roper’s Opening speech

Monday 3 June, 9am – Marriot It is a pleasure for me to be standing before you today as Cayman hosts the 5th Annual CCAICACB Conference. The Cayman Islands have made great strides towards developing and implementing policies within the civil service and strengthening our integrity oversight bodies over the last few years. Whilst the […]

Minister shares Cayman Islands tourism success on FB Live Caribbean Roundtable

Deputy Premier and Tourism Minister, the Hon Moses Kirkconnell, took part in Questex Travel Group’s Facebook Live Caribbean Roundtable event today, day one of the Caribbean Tourism Organisation’s annual Caribbean Week in New York city. The Hon Minister shared news about Cayman Islands tourism success such as continued record-breaking arrivals and the direct flights to […]