February 20, 2018

Philippines Embassy Delegation Re-visits

The Cayman Islands has, by far, the highest number of Filipinos of any Caribbean country – as divulged during last weekend’s visit by officials from the Washington-based Philippines Embassy. Resident Filipinos took advantage of the opportunity to meet First Secretary and Consul Arlene Tullid-Magno and Welfare Officer Saul De Vries, and use their services. The […]

Cayman pastry chef, Hedy Goldsmith, talks ‘Baking Out Loud’ on ChatChow TV

When speaking about can’t miss desserts, no other name in the region elicits a more passionate response than that of Hedy Goldsmith. Recently awarded a James Beard nomination (Outstanding Pastry Chef 2012), the Executive Pastry Chef of The Genuine Hospitality Group of restaurants (Michael’s Genuine Food & Drink in Miami and Grand Cayman, Harry’s Pizzeria […]

Would Bermuda and the Cayman Islands become the richest countries if they were independent?

The question “Would Bermuda and the Cayman Islands become the richest countries if they were independent?” was asked recently on Yahoo Answers. Both are overseas commonwealth departments of the UK. In Bermuda the cost of living is really high, the average rent for a 1 bedroom is 2200 USD and groceries and other imported goods […]

Philippines arrests Gloria Arroyo on plunder charges

Former Philippine President Gloria Arroyo has been arrested in hospital on plunder charges for allegedly misusing state funds while in office. A court had issued an arrest warrant for Mrs Arroyo, who is accused of diverting $8.8m (£5.5m) from the state lottery charity fund for personal gain. Police served the warrant while she was at […]

HBO Latin America and Karib Cable Reach Broadcast Agreement

St. Vincent & the Grenadines, October 2, 2012 – HBO Latin America Group (LAG) and Karib Cable formally announced that both Companies have signed an agreement for the transmission of the HBO LAG channels to be broadcasted in St. Vincent & the Grenadines, beginning October 1st. Under the agreement, Karib Cable will broadcast the HBO/MAX […]

20/20 Healthcare Conference to discuss how patients can be better informed

The use of mobile devices and the internet to help provide a greater level of patient care is a subject that will be looked at in detail at the national 20/20 Healthcare Conference, which will be taking place from 18 to 20 October at The Ritz-Carlton. In addition, the audience will also hear about ways […]

Offshore Alert’s claim of Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman insolvency proved

iNews Cayman reported first on Sept. 27th, that Offshore Alert claimed The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman development appeared to be insolvent by at least US$340 million, and developer Michael Ryan and related firms took out more than US$44 million from 2005 to 2012 in circumstances that were under investigation. In a ruling dated 25th September and […]

Update on Revised Mental Health Law

In May 2010, Honourable Minister for Health, Mark Scotland established a National Mental Health Taskforce Committee. Its immediate responsibility was to revise and update the current Mental Health Law. For almost a year and a half the taskforce worked on changes to the law. It reviewed and amended four drafts, teaming with the Ministry and […]

ABM Increases International Presence by Adding a New Location in the Cayman Islands

Otis Air Conditioning Joins ABM Franchising Group ABM (NYSE:ABM), a leading provider of integrated facility solutions, announced that its subsidiary Linc Network, LLC has signed a franchise agreement with Otis Air Conditioning Ltd., a heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVACR) service provider based out of George Town, Grand Cayman. Otis Air Conditioning is the […]

Girls Football Fall 2012 season

Girls Football Fall 2012 season – 1st session: Saturday October 6, 2012.  8:30 – 9:30 am, George Hicks Field. Coach Jason Winsor hopes all parents had a great summer and your little footballers are ready to start another season!!! “We will be back at George Hicks field again,” he said, “Starting this Saturday (6) from […]