February 22, 2019

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Brazilian airline denied enforcement in Cayman Islands The Grand Court of the Cayman Islands has refused to enforce a US$55 million ICC award issued a decade ago in favour of a Brazilian airline, finding that two private equity funds that were held liable had not consented to the arbitration. SOURCE: https://globalarbitrationreview.com/article/1180568/brazilian-airline-denied-enforcement-in-cayman-islands New Royal Caribbean Video […]

Drink recipe of the week

Peach Green Tea infused with Fruit By Boulder Locavore From Yummly 6 Ingredients 60 Minutes Ingredients green tea bags peach nectar peach juice fruit Fresh berries sweetener (if desired) For more on this story go to; https://www.yummly.com/recipe/Peach-Green-Tea-infused-with-Fruit-2592360

50 N.O. & 75 N.O. (whatever)

Thirty seven years ago I arrived on these shores and that very first day I met Christopher (Chris) Johnson. A week ago I was at a birthday party to celebrate Chis’ 75th birthday and his 50th year in Cayman. I met Chris with other fine company, but sadly no longer with us, Norman Avis and […]

Drink recipe for Valentine’s Day

COCKTAIL RECIPE FOR VALENTINE’S DAY From SAVEUR What’s more romantic than mixing your sweetheart an elegant cocktail on Valentine’s Day? To turn up the saccharine sentimentality to 11, try a holiday-colored drink. We’ve collected 50 great red and pink cocktails to woo your partner on Valentine’s Day. Nothing says romance like champagne. Our Sicilian 75 […]

Cayman Islands alumni event

From University of Liverpool 6:00pm – 8:00pm / Wednesday 20th March 2019Type: Networking Event / Category: Alumni +44 (0)151 795 4638 Andy Harrison Admission: Free Book now Alumni in the Cayman Islands are invited to a special networking event hosted by Professor Debra Morris SFHEA, Dean of the School of Law and Social Justice, in George Town on 20 March. The […]

The Editor speaks: Can you afford Valentine’s Day anymore?

According to a report carried by CNBC they say: “Consumers ages 23 to 29 expect to spend an average of $266 on Valentine’s Day gifts, dining and more, according to Bankrate.com. “Going all out to show on Instagram? Dinner for two, chocolates and the works adds up to more than $600.” And it’s all because […]

Drink recipe of the week

Dilly Dilly Drink By Mantitlement From Yummly 4 Ingredients 10 Minutes 30 Calories Ingredients 1 ounce vodka 4 ounces limeade 1 Bud Light Beer lime wedge (for garnish, optional) Servings – 4 For more on this story go to: https://www.yummly.com/recipe/Dilly-Dilly-Drink-2633828#directions

Coffee is a celebrity across the globe, Martin

By Melissa Martin “Tumble out of bed and stumble to the kitchen. Pour myself a cup of ambition.And yawn and stretch and try to come to life.” Lyrics from Nine to Five by Dolly Parton. My cup of ambition is coffee. Brewed brown water with flavored hazelnut creamer—a steaming cup of joe. A lighter roast that is […]

Drink recipe of the week

Gina’s Super Bowl Punch From Food Network This crowd-ready punch is filled with vodka, beer, limeade and club soda. Recipe courtesy of The Neelys Level: Easy Total: 10 min Prep: 10 min Yield: serves a crowd Ingredients 1 liter vodka Three 12-ounce bottles beer (recommended: Corona) Three 6-ounce containers frozen limeade, thawed Three 1-liter bottles club soda 3 limes, […]

Champagne protects the brain from dementia

By Lynn Allison From Newsmax Here’s a good reason to make a toast: Researchers have found that a compound in grapes used to make champagne can improve spatial memory. “The results were dramatic,” says Jeremy Spencer, a professor at the University of Reading in England and one of the investigators on the study’s research team. “The […]