October 22, 2019

Archives for August 11, 2019

Cayman: CIG maintains surplus trend through Q2 2019

·        Government continues its surplus trend into the second quarter of 2019. ·        The Entire Public Sector produced a 65% higher surplus than budgeted through Q2. ·        Government maintains the favourable performance experienced in 2018 and previous years. Grand Cayman (GIS) – Government continues to maintain strong fiscal momentum through the second quarter of 2019 with the Entire Public […]

Trouble in Paradise: South Florida man accused of taking licensed gun to vacation home in Cayman Islands

(WSVN) – It was supposed to be the reward for a lifetime of hard work, but one South Florida couple’s vacation dream home in the Caribbean has become home to a nightmare. 7’s Kevin Ozebek investigates their “Trouble in Paradise.” David Meadors, arrested in Cayman Islands: “You could see the burglars smashing at it with […]

Cayman’s youth receive the Gift of Mental Wealth

The ‘Gift of Mental Wealth’ is a fund established at The Wellness Centre to cover the cost of therapy for adolescents between 12 to 18 years old who do not have adequate health insurance to meet their mental healthcare needs.  It was initially established in late 2017 by Marit Hudson who asked all of her […]

Cayman: TAB recognises award winning employees

[Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – August 9th, 2019] The Tourism Attraction Board (TAB) is pleased to recognize two of their forward-facing employees who are recent recipients of the Cayman Islands Tourism Association (CITA) Stingray Tourism Awards. Stacy Hurlston and James “Hal” Miller tour guides at the Pedro St. James National Historic Site and Queen Elizabeth […]

The Publisher speaks: Togetherness is one reason I write poems

By Joan Wilson Every night when I watch World News via the BBC and ABC, I am horrified at what I see and hear. I say to Colin, “Not one good peace of news”. He always tells me to wait as both networks nearly always place one tiny tit bit of “heartwarming” news to finish […]

Cayman: Bodden Town West MLA writes UK Minister on Constitutional Changes

Bodden Town West MLA Chris Saunders calls on Overseas Territories Minister Lord Tariq Ahmad to ensure that no changes are made to Cayman Islands Constitution without the consent of the people of Cayman Islands, who must have a say in the matter. MLA Saunders has written to the UK Minister on the issue, since he […]

Cayman: CIMPA Conference gets personal as consumers seek authenticity from brands

George Town, Grand Cayman: The Cayman Islands Marketing Professionals Association (“CIMPA”) announces its sixth annual marketing conference, Made to Measure: Crafting Experiences, Shaping Identity & Personalisation. Taking place 19-20 September 2019 at the Kimpton Seafire Resort, the two-day event will bring together Cayman’s marketing community and a host of international speakers and this year focuses on personalised marketing – […]

Destination of the week

Inside a secretive luxury estate hidden in the Spanish mountains, where homes can cost $30 million and include helipads, horse paddocks, and Michelin-star chefs By Ruqayyah Moynihan and Christina Esteban From Business Insider La Zagaleta, located in Benahavis in the South of Spain, is one of the most exclusive, luxurious, and secretive estates in Europe. […]

St Kitts & Nevis: Prime Minister Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris’ remarks at the official launch of SKN Moves Independence Square Friday, August 9th, 2019

It is a particular pleasure for me to be here with you this afternoon at the official launch of SKN Moves.  Today’s important launch is set against the backdrop of the chronic non-communicable disease (CNCD) epidemic. The NCDs are the leading causes of morbidity in the Federation. The main NCDs affecting our people are Diabetes, […]

Cayman: BritCay helps bereaved parents launch new evacuation kits

This month will see the launch of a new initiative for families of sick babies and children being evacuated to seek urgent medical care overseas. Evacuation kits will be provided to the parents or guardians of evacuees in order to provide practical help and support in their time of need. The kits were designed by […]