September 21, 2019

Mexico sets new record in hammering Cayman Islands

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From Americas Rugby Mexico set a new record in hammering the Cayman Islands. Las Serpientes’ scored over 100 points for the first time in their history. The 105-17 victory surpassed Mexico’s prior record win of 96-0 against the Turks & Caicos Islands in 2014. Franco Guerrero had a fabulous match as he converted all fifteen […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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Cayman: Planning Department to host session on application and permit process The Department of Planning in the Ministry of Commerce, Planning and Infrastructure will host an information session on the planning application and permit process at the Family Life Centre on Thursday, September 5, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The aim of the session will be […]

Appeal to stop gay marriage opens in Cayman Islands

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By Rachel Savage From Reuters LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – A lawyer representing a lesbian couple whose court victory legalized same-sex marriage in the Cayman Islands five months ago said a government appeal against the ruling, which opened on Wednesday, sought to deny the basic right to marry. Chantelle Day, a Caymanian lawyer, and her […]

Premier’s statement on proposed closure of Cayman27

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GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – In regard to the announcement that Cayman27 will end its television broadcast as of Friday, 30 August, Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin had the following to say: “The government is very concerned about the loss of Caymanian jobs and will make available all of government’s resources to assist with finding them […]

Cayman Islands to honour teachers on World Teacher’s Day

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The Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture & Lands, will honour public and private sector teachers on World Teacher’s Day on Saturday, 5th October at the 7th Golden Apple Awards for Excellence in Teaching at the Kimpton Seafire Resort & Spa. Launched in 2007, the Golden Apple Awards recognises teachers […]

All you need to know about retiring in the Cayman Islands

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The Cayman Islands, three jewels of the Caribbean, are a top destination not only for tourists. Famous for its role in the world of finance, the Caymans have risen to be much more than some lush peaks of the ridges south of Miami. Don’t get taken away by their looks, however. It is easy to […]

Honduras, Cayman Islands, Belize and Guyana qualify for 2020 CUW17

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MIAMI, Florida – Honduras, Cayman Islands, Belize and Guyana have all punched tickets to the 2020 Concacaf Women’s Under-17 Championship after finishing atop their respective groups in last week’s 2019 Concacaf Women’s Under-17 Championship Qualifying. Matched with Saint Lucia, Bonaire and Anguilla in Group A, Honduras marched to a first-place finish with a 3W-0D-0L, 17GF-0GC record at […]

“Real Housewives of Potomac”- racist slur confrontation in Cayman Islands

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‘Real Housewives of Potomac’ Star Candiace Dillard Called Racist After Latest Episode By: Amanda Anderson-Niles From Urban Belle “Real Housewives of Potomac” fans had plenty to say about the latest episode. From Ashley Darby’s face-off with Katie Rost to Karen Huger’s shouting match with Gizelle Bryant, opinions were aplenty on social media. But Candiace Dillard probably […]

“Steve Higgins & Friends Concert series return to The Cayman Islands!” Sun SEP 1 6PM

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Consul General Oliver Mair makes debut appearance” August 20, 2019. Ft Lauderdale – For the fourth consecutive year, The Cayman Islands will once more receive a spectacular treat when Steve Higgins & Friends present their 2019 performance from their Annual “Evening of Excellence” concert series. This year’s theme will be “Music of the Heart!” The […]

Do not take sand from this beach. A couple faces 6 years in prison for it

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AP From NBC 9News Fourteen bottles full of sand from the Italian island of Sardinia were found in the couple’s SUV. ROME — A French couple faces up to six years in jail for taking around 88 pounds of protected white sand from a beach on the Italian island of Sardinia. Italian finance police said […]