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Archives for July 4, 2019

Cayman: Road Closure for National Museum Mango Season Festival, 6 Jul

n order to facilitate the Cayman Islands National Museum’s Mango Season event on Saturday, 6 July, Goring Avenue will be closed between South Church Street and Louise Llewellyn Way, from 7:00AM to 4:00PM.

KIDFEST

KIDFEST 2019 Raises over $16,000 in Memory of their Son for CHD Cause Kidfest 2019 was held over the weekend on Saturday 29 between 2-6pm at Pedro St. James. Over 600 guest attended the family fun day organized by Team Nolan Evans (Ailian & Sean Evans) in memory of their son Nolan Evans who passed […]

Cayman: RCIPS statement on West Bay land dispute, 3 July

From RCIPS The RCIPS would like to make the following clarifying statement regarding its actions in the context of an ongoing land dispute in West Bay, which has gained media attention in recent days. The RCIPS has sought and received consultative legal advice from the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions on this matter.The […]

Cayman’s Civil Service continues steady progress on procurement

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – New procurement legislation and guidance, a recently completed procurement manual and the training of more than 600 public servants are just some of the ways that Government is working to ensure that the public receive value for money when it comes to procurement.  Officials outlined some of the improvements that have been […]

Cayman’s new Interim Fire Chief announced

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – As a critical part of its plan to become a world-class uniformed service, the Ministry of Financial Services and Home Affairs announces the appointment of an interim Chief Fire Officer for the Cayman Islands Fire Service (CIFS). Mr. Paul Walker, a senior manager with 30 years of fire and rescue experience, has been […]

Cayman’s Speaker Bush Guest at Isle of Man Tynwald Day

 Speaker McKeeva Bush is in Isle of Man as a guest for their annual Tynwald Day, that island’s national day celebrations. ·        Hon. Bush and his wife are invitees of the President of Tynwald, the Isle of Man Parliament. ·        The celebrations have a shipping theme this year. Grand Cayman (GIS) – Legislative Assembly Speaker, Hon. McKeeva Bush, […]

The Caribbean’s only youth-owned mushroom farm provides a model for business success in agriculture

Article by Forbes Contributor Daphne Ewing-Chow Friday, June 28, 2019 — Peter Dillon is a man on a mission. From his headquarters at Marquis River Farm in St. Lucia, or Plant Grow Eat as it is also known, he is empowering young people to become successful agri-preneurs, by supplying the country with fresh, organic produce while […]

Cayman Premier’s remarks at the breakfast celebrating the Cayman/Jamaica/UK relationship

Remarks at the breakfast celebrating the Cayman/Jamaica/UK relationship – By Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin 29 June, 2019 Good morning, I thank you for joining me today on this very, very important occasion as we celebrate both the 60th anniversary of the Cayman Islands’ first written Constitution as well as the important historical and cultural relationship […]

Recipe of the week

15 Minute Easy Boneless Pork Chops By TIP BUZZ from Yummly 13 Ingredients 15 Minutes 440 Calories Ingredients olive oil paprika (regular or smoked) onion powder (or garlic powder) salt black pepper (coarsely ground if possible) 4 boneless pork chops (1 – 1 1/2 inch thickness) 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 teaspoon paprika 1 teaspoon garlic powder (or onion powder) 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 1 teaspoon black pepper fresh parsley thyme Nutrition […]

Cayman: [Another] CUC base rate adjustment [UP!!] – effective June 2019

From CUC PR The Utility Regulation and Competition Office (“OfReg”) has approved a Base Rate adjustment for Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. (“CUC”) in accordance with the Rate Cap Adjustment Mechanism (“RCAM”) contained in CUC’s Transmission & Distribution (“T&D”) Licence issued in April 2008. Customers will see a marginal increase in the energy charge component of […]