February 15, 2019

The best 3-Course entertainment experiences at KAABOO Cayman 2019

By Ben Kaye From COS A certain infamous failure of a music event left a bad taste in everyone’s mouth when it came to the concept of a “destination festival.” Suddenly the idea of a successful, high-end experience taking place on a tropical island escape seemed dangerously, laughably impossible. But the folks behind KAABOO Cayman aren’t those other guys. KAABOO […]

Cayman Islands: OFREG approves changes to CUC consumer owned renewable energy (CORE) programme

GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS; 13 February 2019 OfReg has approved CUC’s new electricity rates for the final release of the Consumer Owned Renewable Energy programme (CORE). The final megawatt (MW) of capacity has been released with a new rate of CI$0.28 per kilowatt hour (kWh)  for smaller systems of up to 5 kW and CI$0.24 […]

Cayman Islands: KAABOO Festival traffic diversions to begin on Friday, 15 February

The RCIPS is informing the public that traffic diversions for the KAABOO Festival will be implemented starting tomorrow, Friday, 15 February. Traffic cones have been placed on the northbound section of the Esterley Tibbetts Highway, between the Cost-U-Less and Yacht Club roundabouts, in preparation for tomorrow’s implementation; however, motorists will still be able to use […]

Cayman Islands Ministry of Tourism addresses Cruise Ship/Cargo Port financing

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (14 February, 2019) At every significant milestone the Ministry of Tourism has kept the public informed and updated on the latest developments regarding the cruise berthing facility project, including the financing aspects of the project. On 30th November, 2018, the Premier formally announced to the public that two cruise lines had […]

Cayman Islands: Sentencing delayed for a ninth time for former FIFA vice-president Jeffrey Webb

By Dwight Fraser From IRIE FM Disgraced former Concacaf president and FIFA vice-president Jeffrey Webb has had his sentencing delayed for a ninth time. His sentencing has now been moved back to September 10. In 2015 Webb pleaded guilty to racketeering, wire fraud and money laundering conspiracies after his arrest in Zurich in May 2015 […]

A romantic getaway

5 Destinations for a Romantic Getaway Romance can be found almost anywhere: In the mountains, by the ocean, and on the road. With a little planning and on-the-spot spontaneity, you and your significant other can escape to a romantic and unforgettable weekend getaway. Whether you prefer the beach or immersing yourself into the history of […]

KAABOO Cayman announces a sell out for Caribbean event

KAABOO CAYMAN WILL DEBUT ON FEB 15 +16, 2019 Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (February 13, 2019) – KAABOO’s expansion into the Caribbean is off to a record breaking start with a sell out of all passes for its inaugural KAABOO Cayman event. This weekend, February 15 + 16, 2019, Grand Cayman will host a capacity […]

Cayman Islands General Registry extends hours for resident companies filing annual returns

General Registry, which includes the Registrar of Companies, has extended its operating hours on Thursdays to better accommodate resident companies needing to sign up on its online portal, the Cayman Business Portal (CBP), to file their annual returns and pay their annual fees. As of 24 January, Registry began extending its hours of operation until […]

Cartoon of the week

By Tony Zuvela, Cartoonist “It’s my own little World which I can escape to everyday and create a fun, weird, berserk Cartoon to whatever subject I like. I enjoy doing all the work myself, and all the aspects of Cartooning, and seeing my work out there and the reactions it gets.” http://www.berserkalert.com.au/shop.htm Buy this Cartoon’s […]

RORC Caribbean 600

Battle lines drawn for the RORC Caribbean 600 By Louay Habib from Yachts and Yachting Seventy-eight yachts have entered the eleventh edition of the RORC Caribbean 600, where in excess of 700 sailors from six continents and yachts from over 20 nations will compete in the thrilling race around 11 Caribbean islands starting on Monday […]