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Archives for September 12, 2019

Dentons Cayman appoints new Partners to expand its Corporate/Funds team

Dentons has recently appointed both Jonathan Bernstein and Ben Booker as Partners in its thriving Cayman Islands’ office. Both attorneys have over 15 years of legal experience respectively, with over 10 years in the Cayman Islands. Jonathan has a broad private funds practice focused on advising fund sponsors on the structuring and ongoing operation of […]

Cayman: X-Ray One returns from the Bahamas

From Office of the Governor and Office of the Premier The Royal Cayman Islands Police Helicopter, “X-ray One” returned to Cayman this afternoon (12 September) after providing essential support to the islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama following the devastation of Hurricane Dorian. The Air Operations Unit will now be resuming its law enforcement, search and […]

The Publisher speaks: “In My Day”

The last inspection of the Cayman Prep and High School (March 2019), although in my day, when I was fifteen, it was The C-H-S, received a good report. In fact, the statement “Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of education provided at this school”, received a 93% agreement from the parents, 100% from the […]

Cayman: Statement by HE the Governor thanking Elections Office staff

From Office of the Governor I would like to thank Wes Howell and his staff at the Elections Office for their excellent work and dedication in verifying the signatures on the petition for a People’s Initiated Referendum on the cruise berthing project. “It is clear that the threshold to trigger a referendum has been reached […]

Cayman: Chamber to host roundtable for micro & small businesses

Micro, and small business owners and other entrepreneurs are being invited to attend a roundtable and social at the Chamber of Commerce Training Centre in Governors Square, on Wednesday, September 26, 2019, from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. The purpose of the meeting is to bring together micro and small business owners, individual entrepreneurs and […]

Cartoon of the week

By Tony Zuvela, Cartoonist “It’s my own little World which I can escape to everyday and create a fun, weird, berserk Cartoon to whatever subject I like. I enjoy doing all the work myself, and all the aspects of Cartooning, and seeing my work out there and the reactions it gets.” http://www.berserkalert.com.au/shop.htm Buy this Cartoon’s […]

Caribbean hotels unite for online travel auction

CHTA urges travelers to vacation in the Caribbean and help victims of Hurricane Dorian  MIAMI (September 12, 2019) – From Aruba to Jamaica and The Bahamas to Bermuda, hotels and resorts have joined with the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) to launch an online action to help support the long-term recovery of the northwestern islands of […]

Saying goodbye to the Caribbean after the summer ends

Saying goodbye to the Caribbean after the summer ends is not an easy thing to do. Who can just leave that beautiful place? With their fresh seafood and fruit, the Caribbean seems to be a heaven on earth. The most beautiful beaches in the world are located on these islands. And so are amazing exclusive […]

Trinidad: Teachers SBA case dismissed

From T&T Guardian High court Judge Vasheist Kokaram has dis­missed the case in­volv­ing the teach­ers union and the Ed­u­ca­tion Min­istry, over the mark­ing of SBA pa­pers by teach­ers. The T&T Uni­fied Teach­ers As­so­ci­a­tion (TTUTA) sued the State over its fail­ure to pay its mem­bers ex­tra for mark­ing Caribbean Ex­am­i­na­tion Coun­cil (CXC) school-based as­sess­ments (SBAs). In […]

HomePod radio streaming arrives on September 30th

By Jon Fingas From engadget Multi-user, handoffs and a new Ambient Sounds feature will have to wait. Apple didn’t really discuss the HomePod at its iPhone 11 event, but there was still some news that (almost) slipped under the radar. The tech firm quietly updated the HomePod’s product page to reveal that the vaunted radio streaming feature will reach the smart […]