December 18, 2017

Ground broken for DG’s 5K-Funded Ropes Course

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A ground-breaking ceremony was held today (Saturday. 9 December 2017) for the ropes challenge course being built by the YMCA with funds from the 2017 Deputy Governor’s 5K Challenge.. The event, which took place in April with around 2,000 participants, raised a record $85,000 from the walk/runs held in Cayman Brac and Grand Cayman. “I […]

Cayman Islands Christmas meat inspections 2017

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From Cayman Islands Department of Environmental Health The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) reminds slaughtermen, butchers and livestock farmers of the established procedure regarding arrangements for the inspection of locally slaughtered animals in the Cayman Islands during the upcoming Christmas season. Ante-mortem inspection, which is the examination of food animals prior to slaughter, falls within […]

UCCI hosts First Honours Convocation in Cayman Brac

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The University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) continues its year of firsts with the Honours Convocation held especially for nine students in Cayman Brac late last month. UCCI Cayman Brac Campus Director Martin Keeley said it was very exciting to have the event on the island for the first time. “I think it helps […]

Breast imaging in the Caribbean [Cayman Islands]

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Grand Cayman, , Cayman Islands Sun, Jan 7 – Wed, Jan 10, 2018 » Synopsis » AMA/CME Credits » Accommodations » Schedule » Registration Synopsis The program is developed to provide an up-to-date review of the fundamentals of breast imaging with the goal of helping you improve your interpretative and diagnostic acumen in mammography, tomosynthesis, […]

Cayman Islands Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa announces Second Annual Seafire Stage

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Free General Admission Tickets to Be Offered for Island Celebration GRAND CAYMAN (December 7, 2017) – Today, Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa announces its second annual Seafire Stage, which will be held on Saturday, January 13 at 8 p.m. on the resort’s grounds along Seven Mile Beach. Seafire Stage celebrates the spirit of Grand Cayman […]

Princess Cruises continues Summer Caribbean Cruises in 2019

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Departures from Ft. Lauderdale Open for Sale Dec. 14 NEWS PROVIDED BY Princess Cruises SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Dec. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Princess Cruises will continue offering summerCaribbean cruising from Florida in 2019, with family-friendly summer vacations, featuring the cruise line’s popular seven-day Eastern Caribbean and seven-day Western Caribbean itineraries. The May through July 2019 […]

Disney’s holiday cheer

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Disney Cruise Line delivers holiday cheer to the Cayman Islands Lighthouse School From Cayman Islands DOT Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, 4 December 2017—Disney Cruise Line in conjunction with the Ministry and Department of Tourism paid a Christmas visit to the Lighthouse School in Prospect delivering holiday cheer to the students and teachers alike. The visit […]

The Editor Speaks: The Cayman Marathon

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The 2017 Caribbean Marathon was as usual a magnificent success. Over 100 participants, and crowds of people, young and old, watched the competitors running, panting, sweating and walking the roads of Grand Cayman. It was well organised with volunteer marshals and police making sure the runners were protected. The many manned water stations along the […]

Cuban migrants land in Cayman Brac

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The Department of Immigration (DOI) has confirmed that three Cuban migrants landed in Cayman Brac on Monday, 4 December 2017 after their makeshift vessel crashed. The three males suffered minor injuries, but their vessel was a complete loss. The group is currently in immigration custody in Cayman Brac and awaiting transfer to Grand Cayman. To […]

Caribbean Utilities Company Ltd (TSE:CUP) Increases Dividend to $0.22 Per Share

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From The Ledger Gazette Caribbean Utilities Company Ltd (TSE:CUP) declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 8th, Zacks reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 1st will be paid a dividend of 0.219 per share on Friday, December 15th. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.59%. The ex-dividend […]