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Archives for August 12, 2019

Cayman: At your disposal

IWC celebrates 15 years of keeping Cayman clean George Town, Cayman Islands, August 12th, 2019 – Solid waste management company Island Waste Carriers is celebrating 15 years equipping the construction, residential and commercial community with waste management education and service. The company locally known as IWC started in 2004 with 1 grapple truck and 10 […]

Cayman: Local healthcare officials meet in response to Ebola concerns

From The Cayman Islands Public health Department Ebola has caused cyclical outbreaks in Africa every few years.  The current outbreak centred on the Democratic Republic of Congo was declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern by the World Health Organisation on 17 July 2019.  The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) considers the risk of […]

The Editor speaks: Do banks really want the general public’s business?

I firmly believe they don’t. I refer you to one of our correspondent’s columns, Chris’ Corner – Banks “draconian new procedures” I 100 per cent agree with him. Just recently we received a call that a cheque we had written and handed to a company for payment of services had been returned by the bank […]

Cayman: Elections Office Update – Latest results & updated supermarket locations – 83.4% verified

From Elections Office The latest results of the verification process on the cruise port referendum petition signatures are live on the Elections Office’s web ticker. Click here à www.elections.ky  to view now. See also infographic below. Elections Office’s updated supermarket verification locations, dates and times: Elections Office Offers Additional Verification Locations The Cayman Islands Elections Office would like notify the […]

Jamaica, Cayman Islands and St. Vincent and the Grenadines triumph in CFU Girls U-14 Challenge Series

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (August 11, 2019)—Jamaica, Cayman Islands and St. Vincent and the Grenadines are the winners of Groups 1, 2 and 4 of the CFU Girls’ Under-14 Challenge Series, while Group 5 will be decided after the finals matches on August 13. Playing at home against Dominican Republic, Martinique and Bermuda, the young Reggae Girlz […]

Recipe of the week

Shrimp Satay Skewer Shooters with Thai Spicy Peanut Sauce By Host The Toast From Yummly 24 Ingredients 43 Minutes 710 Calories Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds shrimp (peeled and deveined) 1/2 cup unsweetened coconut milk 1 clove garlic (minced) 1/2 tablespoon ground tumeric 1/2 tablespoon fish sauce 1 teaspoon red curry paste 1 teaspoon ground coriander 1/2 teaspoon sugar 1/4 teaspoon ginger (dried) 1 tablespoon coconut cream 1 can coconut milk 1 1/2 tablespoons red curry paste 1/4 cup peanut butter (unsweetened) 1/2 cup unsweetened coconut milk 2 tablespoons soy sauce 1 tablespoon fish […]

From the Far East to the Eastern Caribbean: Celebrity Cruises brings THE CELEBRITY REVOLUTION to Tampa

Starting in October 2020, Celebrity Constellation will call the booming metropolitan city home NEWS PROVIDED BY Celebrity Cruises  Aug 12, 2019, 09:47 ET MIAMI, Aug. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — A revolutionary ship is coming to Port Tampa Bay, as Celebrity Cruisesunveils a brand new homeport, expanding the brand’s global vacation offerings with the redeployment of Celebrity Constellation. The newly “revolutionized” ship will offer guests more island […]

Cayman: Use of counterfeit notes reported to the FCIU

From RCIPS The RCIPS Financial Crimes Investigations Unit, have received three separate reports of counterfeit notes being circulated. These notes have been in the form of the US Dollars and with the $100 bills as well as other smaller denominations. These reports make up just about four (4) reports of uttering false bank notes that […]

Team Cayman wraps up at the 2019 Pan American Games

August 11 2019 – Lima, Peru – The XVIII Pan American Games Lima 2019 has drawn to a close, as thousands of athletes and spectators witnessed a magical night of pure ‘Peruvianness’. Held at Lima’s National Stadium, the two-hour-long ceremony called “Dance of Diversity” took the crowd on a trip along Peru’s coast, over its mountains […]

If poverty were based on a ‘Comfortable Wage,’ the new poor may surprise you

Article by WN.Com Correspondent Dallas Darling In addition to inescapable truths, there are lots of inequality truths – something Pope Francis said was “the root of all social evil.” We live in a country where extraordinary wealth is concentrated in remarkably a few hands.  The financial assets of the richest one percent of Americans equals those of […]