October 18, 2019

Archives for September 18, 2019

Stop giving financial aid to the Russians

By Jolly Green Giving aid to countries that buy their military equipment from Russia is the same as giving that aid directly to Russia. It’s time to stop US and UK aid that is going to any countries who buy arms from Russia and none NATO members. If countries can afford to buy billions of […]

Cayman: Governor and Premier offers condolences to Kirkconnell family

Our prayers and condolences are with the family of Deputy Premier Hon. Moses Kirkconnell whose mother, Zita Foster Kirkconnell, went to her Heavenly home Wednesday morning. Mrs. Kirconnell, 92, was from Cayman Brac where her funeral will be held at a date to be announced. She leaves behind her children, Moses Kirkconnell and Nancy Ewing; […]

Cayman: 100 Women in Finance to host Mixology Competition for GirlForce100

100WF Philanthropy Committee are hosting our Annual Corporate Mixology Competition next week, Thursday September 26th. This year, the fundraising efforts are dedicated to 100WF’s Cayman 2019 philanthropic beneficiary, GirlForce 100, our flagship mentoring programme. GirlForce 100 pairs professional women from 100WF’s membership with female Caymanian public high school students, who have an interest and potential in a career in finance, but […]

Cayman: Governor to kick off 7th Annual Big Shave this Friday [20]

George Town, Grand Cayman, September 18 2019 His Excellency the Governor, Mr Martyn Roper, will officially launch proceedings at this Friday’s Seventh Annual Big Shave for the St Baldrick’s Foundation, at the Wicket in Cricket Square where over 1,000 people are expected to gather to raise funds for childhood cancer research. The event began in […]

KAABOO now under new ownership

MUSIC FESTIVAL ARM OF VIRGIN BRAND ACQUIRES ALL KAABOO ASSETS KAABOO BRANDING TO STAY IN PLACE KAABOO, the live event brand that shifted the music festival paradigm by offering a highly amenitized festival experience for adults, is now under new ownership. Virgin Fest Founder and CEO Jason Felts has fully acquired all of the festival brand assets through an affiliate of Virgin […]

Drink recipe of the week

Strawberry Lemonade By BACARDI MIXERS BRAND From Yummly Ingredients : 1/2 can BACARDI® Mixers Strawberry Daiquiri mix (frozen) 1/2 cup BACARDI® Limón 1/2 cup lemonade 4 cups ice Directions Blend together BACARDI® Mixers Strawberry Daiquiri mix, BACARDI® Limón, lemonade and ice for 45 to 60 seconds or until uniform. Pour into tall collins glasses, and garnish with fresh strawberries and lemon wheels. Serves five people […]

Cayman: Department of Commerce and Investment awarded Gold as Investor in People

The Department of Commerce and Investment (DCI) has been awarded the prestigious Investors in People (IIP) Gold standard accreditation. Investors in People Gold accreditation is awarded to organisations worldwide that demonstrate world class practice and operate at the highest levels of people management aligned to business strategy, ethos and values. The accreditation is given by […]

DG’s 5K Challenge starts on Brac

Cayman: DG’s 5K Challenge 2019 gets racing start on Cayman Brac The 2019 DG’s 5K Challenge hurtled out of the blocks on Sunday, 15 September with a strong showing from participants on Cayman Brac. Among the competitors was H.E. the Governor Martyn Roper, who participated alongside the event’s co-chairs, Deputy Governor Hon. Franz Manderson and […]

St. Lucian hotelier congratulates endurance athlete on historic swim

ST. LUCIA (September 17, 2019) – St. Lucian hotelier Sanovnik Destang applauded South African endurance athlete Cameron Bellamy for his record-setting swim from Barbados to St. Lucia over the weekend.Destang, Executive Director of St. Lucia’s Bay Gardens Resorts, described Bellamy’s completion of the longest channel swim in history, of more than 150km (93 miles) of […]

Boulder City offers art and outdoor adventure this Fall

BOULDER CITY, Nev. (Sept. 18, 2019) — With cooler weather approaching, Boulder City visitors are encouraged to opt outside and explore the incredible variety of events and outdoor recreation available in the destination now through December. Located just 20 miles from Las Vegas, Boulder City is the perfect place for a day trip to explore Vegas’ […]