March 20, 2019

Cayman Islands premier announces Dart’s proposal for iconic tower at Camana Bay

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From DART At the Cayman Economic Outlook conference today [Feb 28 2019], Premier Alden McLaughlin announced government’s intention to consider Dart’s innovative proposal to develop an iconic tower that would create a new skyline and become recognisable the world over. In line with the conference theme ‘Dynamic New World: Braving the turmoil’ which predicts uncertain […]

KAABOO Cayman celebrated the closing of its inaugural 2019 event with a sold out crowd in the Cayman Islands

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“What a magical weekend its been… I don’t think there’s anywhere in the Caribbean that’s ever had anything quite like this” – Richard Branson  February 18, 2019 (Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands) – It’s official; this past weekend KAABOO Cayman debuted on the shores of the world famous Seven Mile Beach in Grand Cayman and made island history. […]

Cayman Islands Government signs MoU with CISBA to support small businesses

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 The agreement was signed by Minister Hew and CISBA president. • The agreement outlines services CISBA will provide to business owners with financial support of government. GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Ministry of Commerce, Planning and Infrastructure is boosting its support for small businesses through the Cayman Islands Small Business Association (CISBA).             On Monday, 11 […]

Cayman Islands pre-school earns top inspection rating

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Little Trotters Farm and Nursery School has earned an ‘excellent” rating after last month’s schools inspection. The assessment is the highest award received by a Cayman Islands pre-school in recent history and follows a two-day assessment visit by an Office of Education Standards (OES) inspection team (15-16 January 2019). The inspection framework, […]

Cayman Islands: Joint Oxitec-MRCU 2018 Research Project concludes as planned

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The joint research collaboration between the Mosquito Research and Control Unit (MRCU) and bio-technology company Oxitec came to an end on 23 January 2019. While field operations ceased on 21 December 2018, which was at the end of the high mosquito season, MRCU and Oxitec spent another month collating data based on […]

Cayman Islands showcased as a premier financial services jurisdiction to New York audience

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The strength of the Cayman Islands financial services industry and its benefits to global partners, particularly those in the United States, was on show as Cayman Finance hosted a pair of events in New York on 22 January. More than 170 attendees gathered at the Harvard Club of New York City for the 6th Annual Cayman […]

NY Breakfast Briefing a success for Cayman Islands

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NEW YORK, New York – The Cayman Islands delegation was well received at the 6th Annual Cayman Finance New York Breakfast Briefing held Tuesday morning at the Harvard Club of New York City. During welcome remarks, Cayman Islands Governor Martyn Roper noted the professionalism of Cayman’s Financial Service sector and confirmed that the sector has […]

Cayman Islands Government welcomes results of OAG Report

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• Government’s work in creating anti-fraud and corruption strategy is praised by OAG • Deputy Governor welcomes findings saying that fighting corruption is ongoing • Accountant General is tasked with overseeing annual reviews of Anti-Fraud Policy GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Government’s efforts to develop a national framework to prevent fraud and corruption is highly praised in the Auditor […]

Fighting Corruption in the Cayman Islands final report

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Progress has been made in developing a framework to combat fraud and corruption in the Cayman Islands but more needs to be done The report “Fighting Corruption in the Cayman Islands,” issued by the Office of the Auditor General (OAG) today assesses if the mechanisms for preventing corruption in the Cayman Islands are effective. The report looks at […]

Cayman Islands Government supports Red Cross Appeal for Funding

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – As part of its ongoing commitment to promote a safer and more resilient country, Government has announced its plan to support the Cayman Islands Red Cross (CIRC) in its appeal for funding to ensure the continuity of the organisation’s critical services to the community. In July 2018 the CIRC officially launched the […]