March 22, 2019

UPDATE: Man Found Deceased on Watering Place Road on Cayman Brac in Suspected Hit and Run, 22 Mar

From RCIPS UPDATE: Police can now confirm that a 55-year-old-man of Cayman Brac has passed away in the early hours of the morning today.  The incident is currently being investigated by the Cayman Brac Police Officers and the Traffic and Roads Policing Unit. At this time, the Watering Way Road is currently closed and will […]

Assessors identify Cayman Islands ‘deficiencies’

By Jonathan Kent from Royal Gazette The Cayman Islands has failed to fully appreciate the risks of money laundering and terrorism financing and has a poor record on investigating and prosecuting financial crime. Those are two of the findings detailed in a report published this week by the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force, based on […]

The Editor speaks: Further to yesterday’s (20) Editorial

Yesterday I wrote about the USA’s Federal Aviation Authority (F.A.A.) asking the question “Can we be Confident?” See: http://www.ieyenews.com/wordpress/the-editor-speaks-can-we-be-confident-in-the-f-a-a/ I have received a comment from a reader referring me to an article published nearly EIGHT years ago. I make no apologies for republishing it in full below and wondering why on earth things are exactly […]

Cayman Islands: Island Heritage announces changes to the Board

Island Heritage Insurance Company, Ltd. (“Island Heritage” or “the Company”) announced the retirement of Mr. Gavin Arton as Chairman of the Board of the Company, effective at the Annual General Meeting of Island Heritage on 19 March 2019. Mr. Arton has served as a Director and Chairman of Island Heritage since 2012. Mr. Conor O’Dea […]

Consistency: The Success of the Cayman Islands

By Jeff Thomas, From PMIFeature Writer for Doug Casey’s International Man and Strategic Wealth Preservation Not surprisingly, as I’m called upon frequently to counsel investors seeking advice on their international diversification, one of the most oft-asked questions is why my principle country of residence, the Cayman Islands, is so uniquely advantageous. Whilst I discuss this subject […]

‘Blimey! That packs a punch!’ says Camilla after sampling Caribbean rum

By Tony Jones, Press Association Court Correspondent in Kingstown, St Vincent. PA Ready News From Yahoo News he Duchess of Cornwall had a shock after swigging some very strong rum and was left exclaiming: “Blimey! That packs a punch!” Camilla came across the famous Caribbean spirit when she strolled through some local craft stalls set […]

Married couple ID’d as suspects who threw 4 Chihuahuas over Sumter SPCA fence

By Kayla Robins From The Sumter Item Woman has turned herself in, says they turned the dogs in because they escaped an enclosure on their property A married couple has been identified as the suspects who are accused of throwing four Chihuahuas over the fence at the Sumter SPCA earlier this month, after which two […]

KAABOO Del Mar announces 2019 lineup

KAABOO DEL MAR RETURNS ON SEPTEMBER 13-15, 2019 KINGS OF LEON (FRIDAY), DAVE MATTHEWS BAND (SATURDAY),MUMFORD & SONS (SUNDAY),DURAN DURAN, BLACK EYED PEAS, ONEREPUBLIC, SHERYL CROW, MAREN MORRIS,SNOOP DOGG + WU-TANG CLAN 25th ANNIVERSARY SET, MARK RONSON,THE REVIVALISTS + MANY MORE DELIVER THE MUSIC BERT KREISCHER, PETE HOLMES & FRIENDS, WAYNE BRADY, BOB SAGAT,KEVIN SMITH […]

Hobby or lifeline?

By Paul McGowan For some, building a reference audio system is a hobby. For others, their life’s blood. Which is it for you? When I ask this question of people I often sense a defensive reaction as if one envokes less passion or commitment than the other. I am not sure we need to make that […]

World Meteorological Organization retires names Florence, Michael

By Irene Sands From WFTV 9 ABC MIAMI – The World Meteorological Organization retired two names from the 2018 hurricane season, Florence and Michael. Major Hurricane FlorenceAt the end of August, a tropical wave exiting Africa was labeled as a potential tropical storm, prompting warnings for the Cape Verde islands. It would eventually become Florence and wreak havoc in […]