June 25, 2018

New stores boost Island Companies’ Swarovski and Pandora sales

By Peter Dowling, Source: ©The Moodie Report Island Companies Ltd (ICL) has recorded strong sales at its Grand Cayman branded jewellery and crystal stores in 2012, boosted by new boutiques. In November 2012 ICL reopened a 58sq m Swarovski Crystal Forest concept store in Grand Cayman, replacing the previous 44sq m store. The company rates […]

Bush says C4C is the “coalition for cash”

At the United Democratic Party (UDP) rally in Bodden Town last Tuesday (26), ex-premier McKeeva Bush described the Coalition for Cayman (C4C) political group as the “coalition for cash”. Then he tried to link the People’s Progressive Movement, now called The Progressives, to the C4C without any evidence that could substantiate this incredible statement. “You […]

The Caymans: Caribbean Herpetofauna Island(s) of the Day

Posted on February 28, 2013 by Yoel Stuart Anole Annals Today’s Island of the Day is actually a set of three islands that make up The Cayman Islands: Little Cayman, Grand Cayman, and Cayman Brac. Little Cayman is a quiet little diving community with less than 100 residents, made up mostly of expats and people […]

C4C says “yes” to UK election monitors

Coalition for Cayman supports UK request to send official observers to monitor May 22 Elections C4C: “We must do everything we can to protect our democracy and the integrity of our elections” Grand Cayman – February 28, 2013 – Coalition for Cayman (C4C) today called on new Premier Juliana O’Connor-Connolly and Elections Supervisor Kearney S. […]

Fatal traffic accident in West Bay

On Wednesday 27th February 2013 at about 8:30 pm, a 42-year-old female was driving a 2001 Toyota Rav4 unaccompanied on Mount Pleasant Road, West Bay from the direction of Capt. Reginald Parsons Drive towards the Caribbean Bakery and Grocery. As the driver was approaching a slight right hand bend in the vicinity of Pleasant View […]

CI Government Press briefing cancelled

After receiving a reminder from Charles Glidden, Press Secretary to the Premier of the Cayman Islands, at 9:06am of the 10am Weekly News Briefing today (28), we have received a further one from him only 10 minutes later saying it had been cancelled. No explanation for its sudden cancellation was provided.

2 Charged in connection with missing Guyanese visitor Hemerson Raymond Gonzalez

A 31-year-old male and 29-year-old female have been charged with the offence of conspiracy to pervert or defeat the course of justice, in connection with Hemerson Raymond Gonzalez. It is anticipated that they will appear in court on Tuesday, 5th March 2013.

Gulfstream Appleton Receives Approval From Aviation Authorities In Cayman Islands And South Korea

Source: Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation SAVANNAH, Ga., February 27, 2013 — The Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. service center in Appleton, Wis., recently earned approved maintenance organization (AMO) designations from the Cayman Islands and South Korea. With these authorizations, various model aircraft registered under the Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands and the Korean Ministry of Land, […]

Horsemeat is Everywhere, Including IKEA

By Eric Steinman Care2 At the beginning of the year, the European Union was hit in the proverbial gut with a scandal that called into question, what, exactly, was everyone eating? After all of the concern and safeguards put into place after the Mad Cow scare of the 1990s, you would think that the European […]

Three dead in Swiss factory shooting

Three people have been killed and seven injured during a shooting at a factory near the Swiss city of Lucerne, police have said. The killer, a 42-year-old man who had worked at the factory for 10 years, is among the dead. Shooting broke out in the canteen at the Kronospan wood processing plant in the […]