February 15, 2019

Cayman Islands Ministry of Tourism addresses Cruise Ship/Cargo Port financing

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (14 February, 2019) At every significant milestone the Ministry of Tourism has kept the public informed and updated on the latest developments regarding the cruise berthing facility project, including the financing aspects of the project. On 30th November, 2018, the Premier formally announced to the public that two cruise lines had […]

KAABOO Cayman announces a sell out for Caribbean event

KAABOO CAYMAN WILL DEBUT ON FEB 15 +16, 2019 Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (February 13, 2019) – KAABOO’s expansion into the Caribbean is off to a record breaking start with a sell out of all passes for its inaugural KAABOO Cayman event. This weekend, February 15 + 16, 2019, Grand Cayman will host a capacity […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Celebrate Cayman District Display concludes in West Bay Celebrate Cayman’s Travelling District Display has made its way to West Bay. The display opens for public viewing at the Church of God Chapel, West Bay (on Town Hall Road) on Wednesday 20 February and continues until Saturday 23 February. Opening times are 6 p.m. – 8 […]

Walkers sponsors GAIM Ops Cayman 2019

Walkers will once again be a headline sponsor of the GAIM Ops Cayman conference from April 28 – May 1, 2019 at the Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman. With over 550 Funds, Investors and Experts in attendance – GAIM Ops Cayman remains the key annual gathering for Ops and Compliance professionals. Global Managing Partner, Ingrid Pierce will be speaking as […]

Cayman Islands DEH opens upgraded recycling depot

On Tuesday (12), Captain Eugene Ebanks, Councillor for Environment & Housing, officially opened an upgraded recycling depot in the district of North Side as part of the government’s drive to provide more convenient recycling services for the residents of Grand Cayman. The depot is located at the North Side Civic Centre and has been upgraded […]

Canadian arrivals to Cayman Islands climb

From pax NEWS More Canadians are coming to the Cayman Islands, according to the latest data from the Cayman Islands Department of Tourism. Last year (2018) surpassed all previous years of recorded visitation with a record 2,384,058 passengers including 2006, which previously held the record for the highest number of total visitors in a calendar year.  This statistic […]

Office of the Ombudsman Cayman Islands – Hearing Decision 66 involving the Department of Labour & Pensions

OMB Press Release The Ombudsman issues Hearing Decision 66 involving the Department of Labour and Pensions. An applicant requested a variety of records from the Department of Labour and Pensions, relating to amendments made to a pension plan trust deed in 2016 and 2017. The Department referred the bulk of the request to the pension […]

Cayman representative in London to head new ministry

Deputy Governor Franz Manderson recently appointed Eric Bush to lead the soon to be operational Ministry of International Trade, Investment, Aviation and Maritime Affairs. While Mr Bush’s appointment took effect on Monday, 4 February, 2019, he will continue to perform his duties as the Cayman Islands’ Representative in the UK and Europe, returning home in late July. […]

The hour of courage – Let Cayman [Islands] arise

From The Angillian Hurricane Ivan devastated Cayman in 2004. Yet despite a crushing sense of abandonment the resilient spirit of Caymanians defied doom, and from despair and ruins Cayman, Anguilla and other BOTs arose. But today the storm that looms over Cayman ominously dwarfs Ivan. Two women are determined to “marry” on Grand Cayman. The […]

Canadian High Commissioner visits Cayman Islands

    High Commissioner of Canada visits Cayman Islands. ·        On first official visit, the diplomat pays courtesy calls on Government dignitaries led by His Excellency the Governor. ·        At a reception organised by the High Commission, she also met with Canadians on island. Grand Cayman (GIS) – High Commissioner of Canada stationed in Jamaica, Her Excellency Laurie Peters paid […]