May 23, 2018

Jamaica poised to unlock tourism potential in Latin America

From teleSUR “I can safely say without any fear of contradiction that we have made that long-anticipated breakthrough into the South American market,” the tourism minister said. Jamaica’s Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett and a national delegation say they are optimistic about the future of tourism in the Caribbean nation following a brief deal-making tour of […]

Caribbean organizes first regional workshop on human resources

From Presna Latina Georgetown, May 22 (Prensa Latina) The CARICOM Secretariat and the Caribbean Development Bank are collaborating today to organize the first regional workshop to strengthen national capacity to support the 2030 Human Resources Development Strategy. The workshop is aimed at the national coordinators responsible for monitoring and the presentation of reports associated with […]

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iNews Briefs & Community Events

NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices Cayman Islands: Water-Related Death in East End, 19 May From RCIPS On Saturday evening, 19 May, emergency personnel responded to a report of a person in distress in East End. A man had been out snorkeling when he encountered difficulties. He was […]

Briefly.co.za: Criminals in SA have too many rights – Fikile Mbalula

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula feels that criminals in the country have far too many rights and if he has his way they will give up those rights. The Minister says people should lose their civil rights the moment in which they choose to engage in criminal activity. Police Minister Fikile Mbalula feels that criminals in […]

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FURTHER UPDATE – Cayman Islands: Motor Vehicle Collision on North West Point Rd, West Bay, 21 May

From RCIPS: FURTHER UPDATE: Further to the below, the woman injured in the collision on North West Point Road yesterday evening, 21 May, was admitted to the surgical ward last night. Her injuries are considered non-life-threatening. In addition, please note that the woman was the driver of the vehicle, not the passenger as stated below. […]

Cayman Enterprise City leads blockchain conversation

Special Economic Zone successfully hosts 2nd cryptocurrency conference of the year Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (18 May 2018) – Cayman Enterprise City (CEC) is marking the success of the zone’s second major event in 2018 to bring cryptocurrency and blockchain leaders, who are guiding a surging industry, to the Cayman Islands to showcase the jurisdiction’s […]

Cayman Islands Financial Crime Unit seeks to take the profit out of crime

From RCIPS The RCIPS Financial Crime Unit (FCU) has been taking a different approach in their efforts to tackle crime, by going after the profits of crime. In the past two weeks the FCU has obtained three court orders using both civil and criminal powers under the Proceeds of Crime Law, confiscating and forfeiting just […]

Russian dirty money entering UK through BOTs, report says

By Tom Carnegie, From International Adviser Money laundering is a matter of national security for the UK, and it therefore has the constitutional right to make British Overseas Territories (BOTs) introduce public registers of beneficial ownership, according to a select committee report. Released on Monday (21 May), a UK Foreign Affairs Select Committee Report called […]