November 14, 2019

Cayman Islands celebrates 7,000 room stock milestone

The Cayman Islands tourism industry recently achieved a major milestone in the accommodations sector through the significant growth of over 7,000 rooms licensed and available to visitors.  This includes over 1,000 new rooms added within the past three years alone, with the condominiums and villas categories accounting for 73% of this increase. Now standing at […]

Cayman: Seven Mile Beach corridor development ONE Canal Point breaks ground

ONE Canal Point development begins construction on 74-unit condominium and townhome community in the Seven Mile Beach corridor Grand Cayman — Early Tuesday, the development and sales teams of ONE Canal Point, along with General Contractor Warren Greene, held an official groundbreaking of the condo and townhome community.  The informal sunrise ceremony was accented by […]

Deputies of the French National Assembly pay courtesy visit to the OECS Director General

From OECS Thursday, November 14, 2019 — Deputies of the French National Assembly Bérengère Poletti and Annie Chapelier, accompanied by French Ambassador to the OECS and Barbados, H.E. Philippe Ardanaz, paid a courtesy call on the Director General of the OECS Dr. Didacus Jules. This meeting was scheduled as part of the information gathering mission for […]

Auto Maintenance and Repair Expo 2020 returns next spring with growing international and cross-boundary participation

Auto Maintenance & Repair Expo (AMR) will return next spring from 15 to 18 March 2020at the Beijing’s New China International Exhibition Centre. Spanning across the 120,000 sqm show floor of eight exhibition halls, more than 1,300 overseas and domestic exhibitors are expected to participate in the AMR 2020 fair.  In recent years, automotive aftermarket has become one […]

Securing Economic Integration: The importance of intraregional trade

OECS Media Statement Intraregional trade is a critical component of the OECS integration process. Significant strides have been made over the years to secure the foundation for a thriving common market – resulting in the successful establishment of the Eastern Caribbean Economic Union in January, 2011. This larger market and the free circulation of goods, […]

Caribbean Ipa’s to make investment opportunities more attractive to foreign investors

Bridgetown, BARBADOS, 14 November 2019. The packaging and promotion of any product or service is critical to attract customers and gain sales.  The same is true for investment opportunities.  The Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export), in partnership with the Caribbean Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (CAIPA) and the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) recently […]

adidas spotlights Damian Lillard’s creative identity on & off the court with Dame 6

All-Star, rapper, father, brother and son. Designed to embody all facets of Damian Lillard’s creativity and persona, adidas Basketball today officially unveils Dame 6. The latest edition of Dame’s signature line introduces a variety of energetic colorways, including “Ruthless” and “Hecklers,” which tell the story of Lillard’s dichotomy on-and-off the court.  “I come out to […]

Puzzles for w/e Nov 15-17 Number search/Sudoku/Word search/Crossword

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Cayman: Camana Bay is the home of the holidays this festive season

Camana Bay is the home of the holidays, and this holiday season families and friends are encouraged to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year at Camana Bay with a range of annual traditions, weekly festivities, giveaways and opportunities to give back. The season starts with the annual Tree Lighting and holiday market, a […]

Growth and development of notch speleothems from Cayman Brac, British West Indies

Response to variable climatic conditions over the last 125,000 years By Jones, Brian;Zheng, Erjun;Li, Long The spectacular wave-cut notch on Cayman Brac, which is 6 m above sea level, formed during Marine Isotope Stage 5e highstand, 128,000 to 116,000 years ago. On Cayman Brac, the notch is commonly decorated with speleothems (mostly stalactites) that are […]