June 26, 2019

Lord Ahmad to visit Cayman Islands this Week

From The Cayman Islands Governor’s Office UK Minister of State, Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon will visit the Cayman Islands this week to take part in the Trade Summit which has been organised by the Cayman Islands Government and FCO and will include senior delegations from across the OTs.  The Minister will also attend a Joint […]

Nolan Evans Memorial Bench unveiled at Health City Cayman Islands

A touching, yet bittersweet ceremony at Health City Cayman this weekend as the family of  baby Nolan Evans unveiled a memorial bench in his honor in the Main Lobby of the hospital on what would have been his second birthday. The bench not only provides a place of respite but also is “engraved” with information designed […]

Investors in Cayman Islands & Delaware funds swindled out of $2.6M, claims SEC

From OffsioreAlert New Jersey-based investment manager Don LaGuardia has been accused of misappropriating $2.6 million from investors in his group’s Frontier Funds, which were domiciled in the Cayman Islands and Delaware. SEC v. Donald LaGuardia, Jr.: Complaint Complaint alleging fraud involving funds in Delaware and the Cayman Islands, where the group’s registered agent was Ogier Fiduciary […]

Mexico’s top Caribbean beaches hit by seaweed infestation

From BBC An infestation of a seaweed-like algae along some of Mexico’s most visited Caribbean beaches has pitted the local community against the president, who has described the problem as a “minor issue”. In a long-running issue attributed by many researchers to climate change, sargassum has covered the popular white sandbanks, turning the pristine waters […]

Cayman Islands activities

Cayman Islands Offers Diverse Activities on Land and Sea From Travel Pulse While it attracts millions of visitors annually by land and sea, the Cayman Islands remain relatively little-known to many North American travelers. The easygoing British Overseas Territory, actually an archipelago of three islands in the western Caribbean Sea, offers a distinctive mix of natural beauty […]

Common prescription may raise dementia risk

By Health Day From Newsmax Doctors often prescribe anticholinergic drugs for a variety of ills. But a new study suggests they may increase the risk of dementia in older patients. These medicines include everything from Benadryl (diphenhydramine) to certain antipsychotics and Parkinson’s meds. They’re used to treat a wide range of other conditions, including depression, […]

STAY IN THE LOOP – Week ending 21 June 2019

From CARICOM In this episode, Communications Officers at the CARICOM Secretariat, Ms. Tusankine English-Francis and Ms Michelle Nurse, present a weekly news roundup of the latest from the Caribbean Community. Highlights: 00:34:20 – Guyana’s President assures CARICOM SG the country will abide with CCJ’s rulings03:37:16 – CARICOM congratulates new Kazakhstan President And, CARICOM signals interest […]

Trading vitriol for views

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio No, I am not going to mention any websites nor point any fingers. I don’t need to because you already know what I am talking about. Angry forums with millions of views. If you build a platform for angry voices they will rush to spew their ill temper. One […]

St. Vincent and the Grenadines bids farewell to outgoing Director General Of FAO

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 — Outgoing Director General of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), Dr. Jose Graziano de Silva will demit office later this year and the newly elected Director General will assume the much coveted office. Hon. Saboto Caesar, Minister of Agriculture in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, remembers Dr. Graziano for his […]

WME sues Writers Guild of America as agency dispute gets uglier

By David NG From LA Times The dispute between Hollywood writers and their agents has gotten uglier with WME filing a lawsuit against the Writers Guild of America, alleging that the guild has committed antitrust violations and is abusing its power as a union. William Morris Endeavor, widely regarded as the largest talent agency in […]