June 21, 2018

CNBC: Disney expected to add cash to bid for Fox

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From Newsmax Walt Disney Co. reportedly is preparing to add cash to its bid for the entertainment assets of 21st Century Fox Inc. Comcast Corp. last week launched a $65 billion cash offer for the Fox assets, outbidding Disney. The assets include Fox’s movie studios, networks National Geographic and FX, Star TV, stakes in Sky, Endemol […]

YMCA’s summer camps

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Cayman Islands YMCA offers variety in their full summer of camps Registration for the annual YMCA summer day camps opened in May to an anxious Cayman audience. The Y camps begin from Tuesday, 3 July until Friday, 24 August, making it the only camp on island running each week for the entire eight-week summer break. […]

Here’s why you need to get used to not ever watching the FIFA World Cup – or any big sports event – for free

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By PETER FARQUHAR From Business Insider Here’s how to watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup live, online and free in Australia is an intro that feels a bit like a shameless grab for SEO traffic. But sometimes the news is the news, and since it was published last Thursday, Business Insider’s guide to not using […]

Cayman Islands observes World Sickle Cell Day 2018

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From Cayman Islands Public Health Department The Cayman Islands joins the United Nations in observing World Sickle Cell Day on 19 June 2018. In December 2008, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution that recognizes sickle cell disease as a public health problem, and the World Sickle Cell Disease World Day was first observed […]

How a street artist creates fake glowing neon lights with spray paint

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By Chris Snyder From Business Insider Straker is an Australian street artist who paints unique murals that appear to light up the streets. His pieces look just like real neon signs, but they are actually 2D and created using only spray paint and a special technique that makes them pop off the wall. We spoke […]

The Editor Speaks: Loud noise

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Have you noticed we are bombarded every day with noise? Loud noise! Even louder noise!! It seems every ad that comes on the radio has someone shouting at the top of his voice over the most horrible noise that’s supposed to be music. To add even more to this horror they add an echo so […]

Nominations open for Cayman Islands’ ‘Proud of Them’ Today

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The public is invited to recognise excellence among young people in the Cayman Islands by submitting nominations to the Proud of Them award scheme. The nomination period, for Round Nine, runs from 1 June – 20 June 2018. Youth ages 10 – 25 who are reaching new heights of achievement in […]

Playing poker in tournaments online

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Poker Tournaments on Reliable Bookmaker’s Website. The betting company 1xBit is a reliable bookmaker that has been in this market segment for a long time. Here, you can not only make bets on sports, but also play poker any time you want. Register and evaluate all advantages already today. The company aims to develop in […]

New IDB report says Caribbean lags in sports spending

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From DaVibes WASHINGTON, United States (CMC) — A new report by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) says Latin American and the Caribbean lag in sports spending, stating that the region could get a development boost from sports activities that improve the region’s social and health benefits. But the report warns that the programmes must be […]

Jamaica Sport Ministry sets up int’l bidding committee

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By Rochelle Williams from JIS Story Highlights The Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport has established an International Bidding Committee to find and recommend events to be hosted by Jamaica. The disclosure was made by Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Hon. Olivia Grange, at a recent press launch of the Jamaica National […]