November 16, 2018

iNews Briefs & Community Events

  Updated Cayman Islands Green Iguana cull numbers The updated cull numbers for the week so far are as follows: Monday, 29 October – 13,819 (same) Tuesday, 30 October – 9,826 (was initially reported as 9,835) Wednesday, 31 October – 8,402 (was initially reported as 7,938) Thursday, 1 November – 8,787 (same) Total = 40,834 […]

World Vegan Day: Tofu is much more than a quick source of protein, here are its 5 health benefits

By Sanya Panwar From hindustantimes World Vegan Day: Here’s why tofu, made from soybean curds, is a nutrient powerhouse that you need to incorporate in your diet. While meat is a great source of protein, it’s just not an option when you’re maintaining a vegan diet that abstains from using animal products. The next time […]

Special dinner celebrates Cayman Islands-Jamaica ties

The ties between the Cayman Islands and Jamaica were celebrated at a special Restaurant Month dinner on Thursday, 25 October. The dinner, which was held at The Wharf, featured a menu in which the pineapple was the star ingredient. The pineapple holds great significance to both islands and is represented on both countries’ Coat of […]

Recipe of the week [Halloween]

Halloween Spider Cookies By Everyday Dishes From Yummly 13 Ingredients 650 Calories 55 Minutes Ingredients USMETRIC SERVINGS: 8 6 tablespoons unsalted butter (softened) 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter 1/4 cup granulated sugar (plus more for coating) 1/4 cup light brown sugar 1 large eggs (room temperature) 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 […]

BVI launches country assessment of living conditions

Thursday, October 25, 2018 — The British Virgin Islands has launched the Country Assessment of Living Conditions (CALC) for the islands, as the region continues to advance the efficient collection and use of statistical country data. Minister of Health and Social Development, the Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton, delivered an address to the people of the […]

Arson reported in Cayman Islands at a Prospect bar

From RCIPS Shortly after 1:00AM this morning, 23 October, officers received a report of an arson at a bar on Shamrock Road. It was reported that an unknown person had set fire to some items at the rear of the building and also poured gasoline in the area. The fire was extinguished by persons at […]

Recipe of the week

Simple Thai noodle soup By Nigel Slater From Nigel Slater’s Simple Suppers BBC From Yummly 13 Ingredients 640 Calories 60 Minutes Ingredients USMETRIC SERVINGS: 2 1 fresh root ginger (good knob, peeled and roughly chopped) 2 red chillies (seeds removed, optional, roughly chopped) 2 stalks lemongrass (tough outer layers removed, roughly chopped) 3 garlic cloves […]

Local partners capture Owen Roberts International Airport retail and F&B contracts in Grand Cayman

By Dermot Davitt From The Moodie Davitt Report CARIBBEAN. Kirk Freeport, Last Chance Island Souvenirs, Bodden Freeport, Tortuga Rum Co., Jacques Scott, Island Jewellers and Churchill Cigars are among the big winners of the latest concessions to be awarded by Cayman Islands Airports Authority (CIAA) at Grand Cayman Owen Roberts International Airport. The concessions will […]

Cayman Islands CTMH Doctors Hospital – Breast Cancer Foundation Annual Gala Dinner

October 6th, 2018 marked the 11th Cayman Island Breast Cancer Foundation Annual Gala Dinner. This major annual fundraiser for BCF is paramount to maintaining the reserves required to provide not only financial assistance to all those individuals/ organizations desperately needing that assistance but also to fund Wellness Programs and so much more. CTMH Doctors Hospital […]

Help HAART Kenya provide vital support for victims of trafficking

From Freedom United Police in Kenya are identifying more and more victims of trafficking who urgently need to be provided with support. They are seeing shocking cases of victims trafficked for sex from Nepal, Pakistan and India and forced labor trafficking victims from Uganda, Tanzania and Burundi. Due to lack of adequate government support, these […]