June 25, 2018

UK Military planners in Cayman Islands to discuss OT disaster Relief

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From The Cayman Islands Governor’s Office The Governor’s Office has confirmed that two senior officers from the UK’s Joint Force Headquarters (JFHQ) staff have been in the Cayman Islands to discuss disaster relief plans this week. Lieutenant Colonel Rich Maltby from the Royal Marines and Squadron Leader John Kirkman from the Royal Air Force arrived […]

Cayman Islands OfReg tackling fuel prices

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GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS: 21 JUNE 2018 To advance efforts in keeping with its regulatory oversight and mandate to monitor and ensure prices at the pump are fair and competitive, OfReg, the multi-sector regulator of the Cayman Islands, is seeking assistance for the development of a regulatory framework in the local motor fuels market. OfReg […]

Steve Brady on leaving Moorlands [moving to First Baptist Church in the Cayman Islands]

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:I didn’t want to be the Arsene Wenger of Bible Principals By Cara Bentley From Premier UK Dr Steve Brady told Premier it was time to pass the baton on to someone else. He reflected on leading the Bible college in the West Country for almost 20 years: “It’s just been a wonderful long-term joy […]

Minister tours CNCF & MRCU

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Cayman Islands Minister Seymour Tours CNCF and MRCU • Minister for Health, Environment, Culture and Housing Dwayne Seymour got a close-up look at the Cayman National Cultural Foundation collection of works by local Visionary artist Miss Lassie during a recent tour. • Later the same day the Minister visited the Mosquito Research and Control unit […]

Bondholders approve Yorkshire Water’s Cayman closure

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By Katey Pigden From Utility Week Yorkshire Water has received an “unequivocal vote” of approval from its bondholders to close its three Cayman Islands subsidiaries. More than 98 per cent of its bondholders and 100 per cent of US Private Placement (USPP) noteholders voted in favour of the changes required to close the offshore companies. […]

Abu Dhabi Financial Group unit offers to buy Abraaj’s investment management arm

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Reuters From CNBC A unit of Abu Dhabi Financial Group has made a conditional offer to buy private equity firm Abraaj’s investment management business for $50 million, according to a document reviewed by Reuters. The offer from Abu Dhabi Capital Management (ADCM) is well below the $125 million offered by New York-based private equity firm […]

Lottery scam being circulated via physical mail in Cayman Islands

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From RCIPS RCIPS FCU Warns of Lottery Scam Being Circulated Via Physical Mail, 20 June The RCIPS Financial Crime Unit is advising the public of a scam which is being distributed by regular mail. The FCU has received several reports of local persons receiving a letter purporting to be from the “Euro Lotto Commission” informing […]

Statement on World Refugee Day

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From Cayman Islands Human Rights Commission World Refugee Day will be recognised around the world on 20 June 2018, and the Cayman Islands Human Rights Commission joins the United Nations (UN) and other countries in standing #WithRefugees. This year’s theme indicates how the responsibility of supporting families forced to flee their homes due to war […]

RCIPS Specialist Units aid in police operations in Cayman Islands this past Saturday, 16 June

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From RCIPS This past Saturday, 16 June, the RCIPS Air Operations Unit, along with the other specialist units, the Joint Marine Unit and the K9 Unit, were able to play a key role during two incidents in order to help ensure the safety of members of the public and other police officers. At about 12:20AM […]

CPAC in Cayman Islands

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Bahamian Representatives attend Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Conference (CPAC) in Cayman Islands From The Bahamas Weekly CAYMAN ISLANDS – The 43rd Regional Conference of the Caribbean, the Americas and the Atlantic Region of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association opened on Monday, June 18, 2018 at Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort, West Bay Road, Cayman Islands. Representing The […]