April 24, 2018

24 Apr Weather in Cayman

24 Apr Tue 2018 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Not available. See Weather Forecast Top Right of Website. Sunshine just makes the day a little better, but it can also cause sunburns. Check the UV Report below to be prepared Humidity: 91%  (UP from yesterday) UV: 12.2   EXTREME  (DOWN from yesterday) Temperature: Today’s current temperature […]

ICO predictions for 2018: Big changes for utility tokens

by HOWARD MARKS From TNW 2017 was quite a banner year for the ICO marketplace with over $6.4 billion in crypto invested in hundreds of ICOs. Some investors thought the world had gone crazy, others were saying it was just the beginning. Will ICOs announce the end of Venture Capital as we know it? Clearly […]

Caribbean IVF clinic to host a fertility conference in Miami

NEWS PROVIDED BY Barbados Fertility Centre LONDON, April 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Barbados Fertility Centre (BFC), a JCI accredited center of excellence for IVF on the Caribbean island of Barbados, is taking the unusual step of flying in their medical team to host a fertility conference in Miami on May 5th 2018 due to overwhelming […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below Hedge fund accountant Rob Patraulea fights for license in Cayman Islands By David Marchant From OffshoreAlert Robert Patraulea v. Council of the Cayman Islands Institute of Professional Accountants: Notice of Originating Motion Canadian hedge fund accountant Robert Patraulea, who has worked in Cayman since at […]

23 Apr Weather in Cayman

  23 Apr Mon 2018 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Light easterly winds along with slight seas are expected to continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours due to a weak pressure gradient across the Caribbean. Radar images show isolated showers in and around the Cayman area especially the Sister Islands. Sunshine just […]

Cayman Brac: Faith Hospital’s lab awarded the prestigious JCI accreditation

Faith Hospital in Cayman Brac celebrated a major milestone this month after their medical laboratory achieved the international accreditation from the prestigious Joint Commission International (JCI). The accreditation and certification from JCI is recognized as the Gold Seal of Approval for international quality standards for patient care and service delivery. “Faith Hospital is elated to […]

Caribbean eyes untapped potential of world’s largest climate fund

By Zadie Neufville From Caribbean News Now KINGSTON, Jamaica (IPS) — The Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC) also known as the 5Cs, is looking for ways to boost the region’s access to the Green Climate Fund (GCF). The Centre is on the hunt for proposals from the private and public sector organisations around the […]

UK watchdog tells ISPs to advertise ‘real’ broadband speeds

By Nick Summers From engadget Stricter guidelines should mean more accurate speed claims in broadband ads. Broadband packages are notoriously difficult to untangle. Prices are obscured with introductory discounts and the speeds you get are nothing like what was advertised. It sucks, and the UK’s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) knows it. So today, the watchdog […]

US: Fitness app company settles with FTC for nearly $1 million

By Rob LeFebvre, From engadget The FTC claims that the app charged customers who canceled or met goals. If you’re going to create a mobile app that offers monetary rewards for meeting fitness goals, you should probably make sure you back your promises up. The Pact fitness app offers users a way to incentivize workouts […]

Grenada ambassador’s Russian hacker threatens Caribbean News Now

By Youri Kemp From Caribbean News Now ST GEORGE’S, Grenada — On January 31, 2018, Caribbean News Now published an article entitled “Is Grenada’s iconic nutmeg production now in Russian hands?” regarding the activities of Oleg Pavlovich Firer, and his company Star Capital. Star Capital has its headquarters in San Juan, Puerto Rico, and also […]