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Archives for August 14, 2019

Cayman: DCI hosts anti-money laundering capacity building workshop

The Department of Commerce and Investment (DCI) in the Ministry of Commerce, Planning and Infrastructure will host an anti-money laundering and counter terrorist financing capacity building workshop for dealers in precious metals and stones at the Government Administration Building, Room 1038, on Thursday, August 15, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The workshop is aimed […]

The Editor speaks: Aren’t our leaders concerned about the rising sea levels?

Have you heard a peep from anyone in government about the rising sea levels? Whether they are worried about it? Whether it is out of their hands so they can’t do anything about it? Whether there are any plans in place to look at all the buildings built close to the sea and to recommend […]

Cayman: Sterling Trust (Cayman) appoints in-house counsel

Sterling Trust (Cayman) Limited, an affiliate of Sterling Global Financial Ltd. has appointed Yvette Ratchford as in-house counsel. The appointment reinforces the firm’s dedication to further expansion and ensuring that clients continue to receive a bespoke level of support and advice.  Ms. Ratchford’s experience practicing as an attorney and now taking on the role of in-house […]

Cayman: Island Heritage announces 2019 Education Grant recipient

Cayman Islands, 14 August, 2019—Island Heritage Insurance Company, Ltd. (“Island Heritage” or “the Company”) today announced that it has awarded its 2019 Educational Grant to Hugh Dontaye Thomas. Hugh attended University College of the Cayman Islands and graduated with an Associates Degree in Business Administration and a GPA of 3.08. Upon completion of his Associates […]

Drink recipe of the week

Flat Belly Detox water By Monika Patel Plattershare From Yummly 4 Ingredients 10 Minutes 80 Calories Ingredients 500 milliliters coconut water 7 scoops watermelon 10 mint leaves 3 lemon slices How to cook Detox Water For Flat Belly Take coconut water in a glass Jar, Infuse water melon, lemon slice & mint leaves in coconut water. Refrigerate overnight or if you […]

Little League’s Award

Cayman: Gerry Kirkconnell receives Little League’s George Rivers Award Local businessman and community leader, Gerry Kirkconnell, was surprised to hear his name called at a recent Cayman Islands Little League (CILL) reunion event where he was watching kids play a spirited game of baseball. The person calling his name was JC Calhoun and the reason […]

Cayman: Indecent assault in North Side

From RCIPS Shortly before 7:00AM on Sunday, 11 August, a report was received of an indecent assault that had occurred on Old Robin Road in North Side. A woman had been out walking a few minutes earlier when she was approached from behind by a male unknown to her who pushed her to the ground […]

Cayman: Statement by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon on passing of first Governor

From Cayman Islands Governor’s Office I was saddened to hear about the passing of the first Governor of the Cayman Islands, Mr Athelstan C E Long, CMG. It is testament to the fondness he had for the islands and the people that he returned there to live until his passing. He contributed greatly to the […]

Kia Forte and Cadenza win

Kia Forte and Cadenza win Autopacific Vehicle Satisfaction Awards Both Vehicles Named Best in Class in Their Respective Segments Award-winning Forte sedan continues its run as a leader in the compact car segment  Cadenza’s premium design and long list of unexpected luxury amenities help it earn high marks  Kia Motors America (KMA) celebrates a double […]

Another major radio station conglomerate thinks podcasts are the future

By Ashley Carman From The Verge A way to pull in new, younger listeners Entercom, one of the biggest US radio corporations, thinks podcasts are essential to the future of audio. The company announced today that it’s acquired two big names in podcasting: Pineapple Street Media, a content network, and Cadence13, an ad distribution platform and production […]