October 13, 2019

Grand Cayman getaway: Water and sunsets to warm your heart

By Michelle Bazis From Wedding Essentials Beach honeymoons and vacations are always a good idea. Depending on your travel style, you might prefer an all-inclusive stay or an all-out adventure. For a little bit of both, Grand Cayman could be the destination for you. This Caribbean island offers a happy balance of ocean activities and […]

Cayman based anti-money laundering compliance system named finalist in Global RegTech Competition by Thomson Reuters

SILO Compliance, a Cayman Islands based anti-money laundering technology, is selected as one of seven finalists in competition for potential Thomson Reuters partnership and investment. NEW YORK (PRWEB) OCTOBER 10, 2019 Watch any crime show and its inevitable the bad guy has a bank account in the Cayman Islands. But that’s just television. In real life, […]

Estera launches legal services in Bermuda and Cayman Islands

NEWS PROVIDED BY Estera Oct 10, 2019, 11:32 ET HAMILTON, Bermuda, Oct. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Estera, a global leader in corporate, funds and trust services, has launched legal services to Bermuda and Cayman registered or incorporated entities and partnerships. Estera’s legal services cover a number of practice areas including: corporate and commercial; regulatory; insurance and investment funds. “We are […]

Nutrition of the future: Beverages without additives and cereals made from old bananas

Munich / Freising – New trends in nutrition and sustainable food production were on display at the first “Food Marketplace” in Munich. The European Union’s nutrition platform, the European Institute for Innovation and Technology (EIT Food), had invited 25 start-ups from all over Europe to the Holiday Inn Conference Center.  The approximately 160 visitors to […]

Caribbean lay consecrated missionaries building regional church

By Laura Ann Phillips From CatholicPhilly PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad (CNS) — A move toward local missionaries after the Second Vatican Council has transformed into consecrated laypeople serving territories within the Caribbean region. The change did not happen without bumps in the road. “It was easy to accept and open up to us,” said Jennifer Jennings, a […]

Feds arrest 2 Florida businessmen linked to Giuliani on campaign-finance violations

From Newsmax Two Florida businessmen tied to President Donald Trump’s lawyer and the Ukraine investigation were charged Thursday with federal campaign finance violations. The charges relate to a $325,000 donation to a group supporting Trump’s reelection. Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, associates of Rudy Giuliani, were arrested Wednesday night trying to flee the country with […]

EPP Group calls for negotiated solution to EU-US trade dispute

In early October, the World Trade Organisation ruled in favour of the US in relation to an EU-US Airbus state aid dispute.  Following that, the US Government announced €7 billion worth of tariffs on goods going into the US from the EU.  The EPP Group tabled an urgent debate on the issue during the mini […]

Specialised masterclass for OECS business support organisations

Thursday, October 10, 2019 — ROSEAU, Dominica: The OECS Competitive Business Unit working jointly with International Trade Centre (ITC) will execute a Regional Specialised Masterclass for Business Support Organisations (BSOs) from October 15 – 18, 2019 at the Starfish Jolly Beach Resort, Antigua and Barbuda. The workshop aims to provide a framework for BSOs to improve their […]

IP value creation in Latin America – tough, but not impossible

Brazil, Mexico, Colombia, Chile and Peru have all taken significant steps in recent times to improve their IP regimes and drive changes to facilitate the commercialisation of IP rights in Latin America. However, significant issues remain – including registration delays, court hold-ups and patentability uncertainties, as well as ongoing problems with piracy and counterfeiting. This […]

2020 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League Draw to take place in Mexico City on December 9

2020 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League Draw to Take Place in Mexico City on December 9The elite club competition that crowns the champion in North, Central America and the Caribbean is the sole path to the FIFA Club World Cup Miami (Thursday, October 10, 2019) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football […]