July 20, 2018

Groupers on the comeback in the Cayman Islands

By Ben Shouse, Brice Semmens, Christy Pattengill-Semmens, Scott Heppell, Bradley Johnson, Croy McCoy, Gina Ebanks-Petrie From Scientific American July 19, 2018 The mating ritual of the Nassau grouper is an attention-grabber. Every year, prompted by a winter full moon, these normally solitary fish amass in the same spot. After a few days, their color pattern […]

Billionaire tech investor Peter Thiel bets on crypto start-up Block.one

By Kate Rooney From CNBC PayPal co-founder and early Facebook investor Peter Thiel was a part of Cayman Islands start-up Block.one’s most recent funding round announced Monday. The company raised a record $4 billion this year to fund its blockchain platform EOSIO through an ICO, outdoing the world’s biggest initial public offerings on stock exchanges […]

Cayman Islands economic growth surpasses 2017 projections

GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS (PRWEB) JULY 17, 2018 Dart Real Estate finds the British Overseas territory’s growing economy has led to an increase in the number of companies choosing to do business on Grand Cayman This uptick in development is driven by an increase in demand for commercial real estate for lease from companies who […]

Making cloud mining even more attractive: promo codes and other opportunities

Probably everyone has heard at least something about Bitcoin and its skyrocketing growth, blockchain, altcoins, ICOs, mining, and all other things coming from the relatively new and extremely exciting cryptocurrencies market. And though all these words sound familiar these days, one cryptocurrencies-related term — cloud mining — remains obscure and little-understood. In this article, we […]

Make your Bitcoins work

Cryptocurrency has quickly become a part of everyday life for many users. This is not surprising, since it can be used to make profitable transactions with minimal costs (time and financial). Now it is even easier to increase one’s cryptocurrency funds. The reliable bookmaker 1xBit offers a wide range of events, among which it’s easy […]

19 Jul Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report

  19 Jul Thu 2018 Tropical Report   Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 200 AM EDT Thu Jul 19 2018 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: Tropical cyclone formation is not expected for the next five days. $$ Forecaster Blake   Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane […]

Tyre-shredding ends at Cayman Islands Landfill

A project that shredded nearly 700,000 tyres stockpiled at the George Town landfill came to a close this morning (Wednesday, 18 July 2018), some 16 months after it began. During that time Island Recycling, and its partner company Guernsey Recycling Group (GRG), shredded some 670,000 tyres, weighing in at approximately 6,700 metric tonnes, or 14.8 […]

UK Hydrographic Office delivers new mapping data

From The Cayman Islands Governor’s Office Representatives of the UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) are currently in the Cayman Islands to deliver the results of a seabed mapping programme to the Lands & Survey Department. The programme will help to improve the safety of navigation in Cayman waters and ensure the territory is fulfilling its international […]

Harvesting rain could help Caribbean countries keep the water on after hurricanes

By Cecilia A. Green, Syracuse University and Farah Nibbs, State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, The Conversation From Latino Rebels After hurricanes Maria and Irma hit last September, it took Puerto Rico until this June to restore water to most residents. Those living in rural and hard-to-reach mountainous areas waited […]

18 Jul Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report

  18 Jul Wed 2018 Tropical Report   Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Wed Jul 18 2018 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: Tropical cyclone formation is not expected for the next five days. $$ Forecaster Beven   Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane […]