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Archives for June 27, 2019

Jamaica Prime Minister Holness joins in Cayman Islands celebrations

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Jamaica Prime Minister the Most Hon. Andrew Holness travels Friday to the Cayman Islands to attend a Cayman Cultural Celebration at Pedro St. James that evening and a weekend of celebrations of the 60th anniversary of the first written Constitution of the Cayman Islands. He will also attend bilateral talks […]

Cayman Finance pleased to have FBI acknowledge Cayman Islands’ “immense value” in combating financial crime

Cayman Finance says a  senior official from the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has commented on the positive role that jurisdictions like the Cayman Islands play in combating financial crime. Appearing before the US Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee in May 2019, FBI Acting Deputy Assistant Director (Criminal Investigative Division), Steven M. […]

UK/OT International Trade Summit opening remarks by Cayman Islands Premier

UK/OT International Trade Summit Opening Remarks By Premier Hon Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA Thursday 27th June, 2019 Kimpton Seafire Resort Welcome Lord Ahmad, fellow heads of government and representatives, Deputy Governor, members of Cabinet, the Legislative Assembly and other distinguished guests. I think by now everyone will know that this weekend marks the 60th […]

CDS: Next Acting Classes now on sale plus Summer Acting Camps and Adult Director’s Course!

From Cayman Drama Society NEXT TERM ACTING CLASSES – NOW ON SALE! On top of our summer acting camps, we also now have our regular acting classes on sale for after the summer. These start at age 5 and go all the way through the ages, including a class for adults of all levels and […]

The Editor speaks: Moving house

Just to let you know that there may be interruptions and less stories on our website over the coming days. This is due to Joan and I having to uproot and move home. As Joan says “At our age, to do this again in less than four years, is more than enough pork for threepence!” […]

Cayman Islands Health Care Directive Form available online

Individuals are now able to express their specific health care directives The necessary documentation is now available on the Ministry of Health’s website Individuals wishing to communicate their decisions regarding their future health care are advised that the required form is now available on the Ministry of Health’s website at www.ministryofhealth.gov.ky. The form allows individuals to […]

Cayman Islands pirates set to invade Honduras Carnival

(TAB) – The Cayman Islands will once again have representation at the Feria Juniana Carnival this weekend in San Pedro Sula, Honduras.    It has been over a decade since the delegation known simply as the “Cayman Islands Band” made its first appearance in the Honduras carnival circuit. First travelling to La Ceiba, the group […]

Awesome vintage designs

13 Free Vectors to Create Awesome Vintage Designs From Designer Daily Vintage designs are still very popular nowadays. People like to reminisce on the past for a good reason, designs of the mid-twentieth century were just gorgeous, especially for the illustrative part. In this post, we suggest you 13 great resources for creating vintage designs. […]

Destinations of the week

From the Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range From Everything Everywhere World Heritage Inscription: Set in the dense forests of the Kii Mountains overlooking the Pacific Ocean, three sacred sites—Yoshino and Omine, Kumano Sanzan, Koyasan—linked by pilgrimage routes to the ancient capital cities of Nara and Kyoto, reflect the fusion of […]

4 Million Euro INTERREG Ready Together project to strengthen disaster management and response in the OECS

Article by Journalist Karel Clotaire reproduced under courtesy of France-Antilles Guadeloupe Thursday, June 27, 2019 — “Ready together” against natural risks. The 4 million euro INTERREG Ready Together project was presented in Guadeloupe on June 12, 2019. The project is led by the Red Cross’ Regional Response Platform for the Americas and the Caribbean (Pirac) and aims to strengthen […]