March 22, 2017

Cayman Islands utility company employees benefit from wellness programme

Employees of Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. (CUC) are seeing significant benefits from the Company’s internal wellness programme. Health and Safety is one of the core values of the Company and the CUC Wellness Connection was implemented in 2013 to create a healthier environment and to encourage employees to take the necessary steps to improve their […]

Conservation, Customer Service and Tourism Awards; 2017 is off to a Good Start at Little Cayman’s Southern Cross Club

Little Cayman Resort receives high ranking in TripAdvisor awards and high praise for its support of annual Grouper Moon Project  Little Cayman, Cayman Islands, March 21 – So far, 2017 has been a remarkable year for the Southern Cross Club in Little Cayman. First, the online travel site TripAdvisor.com named the resort to its top […]

In Memoriam: Derek Walcott and his Caribbean Odyssey

By Ankhi Mukherjee New Delhi From Hindustan Times Black faces sprinkled with continual dew– dew on the speckled croton, dew on the hard leaf of the knotted palm tree, dew on the elephant ears of the dasheen. Through Kurtz’s teeth, white skull in elephant grass, the imperial fiction sings. Sunday wrinkles downriver from the Heart […]

After YouTube boycott, Google pulls ads from more types of offensive content

By Natasha Lomas From TechCrunch Google is pulling display ads from being placed alongside a wider range of content on YouTube and other sites, in the wake of a spike of criticism that its automatic, programmatic advertising seemingly cannot stop mainstream brands from appearing alongside extremist and offensive material. Last week a number of brands and publishers in Europe said […]

Bike-sharing companies are flooding the market, but this one insists its bikes are smartest

BY YVETTE TAN From Mashable Singapore now has a third bike-sharing company in just a few months. One of China’s largest bike-sharing firms, Mobike launched here on Tuesday, adding to the growing list of bike-sharing companies that have mushroomed. Like many of its competitors, the bikes are stationless, so users are meant to just leave […]

Theresa May tells Vogue why ‘gentleman’ Donald Trump held her hand

BY RACHEL THOMPSON From Mashable Actions speak louder than words. And, when photographs of Theresa May and Donald Trump holding hands emerged just days after Trump’s inauguration, people on both sides of the Atlantic weren’t sure what to make of it.In an interview with Vogue, May has broken her silence on the real reason she […]

All personal electronics bigger than a cellphone prohibited from certain US-bound flights

By Chris Mills From BGR Passengers on US-bound flights from 10 Middle-Eastern airports will not be allowed any electronics bigger than a cellphone on the plane, according to an emergency security amendment being rolled out by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today. Under the order, portable electronics such as laptops, tablets, e-readers, portable DVD players […]

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Cayman Islands’ Maritime Services Park to provide safety, stability, security and a pathway to prosperity to the maritime industry

George Town, Grand Cayman (March 20th 2017) – Cayman Enterprise City (CEC), Cayman’s award-winning special economic zone, is geared up to target the world’s evolving maritime services industry in 2017 with Cayman Maritime Services Park (CMSP), the zone’s newest component. CMSP provides a pathway to prosperity for shipping companies and maritime service providers facing a […]

Renowned pediatric cardiac surgeon arrives to Cayman Islands to share latest advances at The Cayman Heart Fund’s (CHF) 10th Annual International Symposium”

The Cayman Heart Fund’s 10th Annual International Symposium, hosted by the Cayman Heart Fund, a nonprofit, non-government organization dedicated to educating the public, influencing policy and supporting access to high quality health care through various programs and initiatives, welcomes internationally renowned pediatric cardiac surgeon Dr. Steven Bibevski of Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, part of Memorial Healthcare System. The one-day […]