October 19, 2018

43 Cayman Islands students benefit from mentoring Cayman experience

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Finding a trusting mentor can be a life changing experience, particularly if you are an impressionable high school student. Advice about college, the workplace and life in general can be overwhelming and confusing. Mentoring Cayman, a joint youth empowerment and development initiative launched by the Chamber of Commerce and Ministry of Youth in 2002, has […]

Cayman Islands Chamber’s “Growth Matters” campaign nominated for CIMPA Award

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The Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce’s ‘Growth Matters’ campaign has been nominated for the ‘Community Impact Award’ at the upcoming [Cayman Islands Marketing Professionals Association] CIMPA Awards. The Growth Matters campaign is a series of 10 educational, animated videos that explains how economic growth is achieved, and the importance of economic growth for the Cayman […]

Cayman Islands Chamber announces record number of teams makes the 2018 Earth Day Clean-up a roaring success

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The 2018 Earth Day Clean-up took place on Saturday, April 21 with a record number of clean-up teams lining local beaches, parks and roads to clear up litter. A record 150 teams registered for the Chamber of Commerce’s clean-up, with dozens of other teams participating in other community collaborative efforts, including mangrove clean-ups. “The response […]

Cayman Islands Chamber wants you to nominate a teacher today for the 2018 Golden Apple Awards

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Nominations are now open to the public for the 2018 Golden Apple Awards. The Golden Apple Awards was first introduced in 2007 in partnership with the Ministry of Education, and returns this year with a gala ceremony at the Ritz Carlton, Grand Cayman on Saturday, May 26. “Last year we recognised the businesses in our […]

Stakeholders learn wage survey

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Stakeholders learn more about Cayman Islands Occupational Wage Survey Stakeholders from the corporate and private sector attended a presentation at the Chamber of Commerce conference room last morning (Monday, 16 October 2017) on the Cayman Islands’ Occupational Wage Survey (OWS) 2017. Starting Wednesday, 18 October 2017 and running until 29 December 2017, all private and […]

National Archive receives bound magazines from Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce

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Chamber of Commerce CEO, Wil Pineau last week presented three bound volumes of past issues of ‘The Chamber’ magazines to National Archive Director, Josette K. Lawrence. The magazines, which were published from 2006 to 2012, were released quarterly as an insert in the Cayman Compass, with each issue focusing on different advocacy issues that were […]

Cayman Islands Chamber ‘Best in Show’ at ACCE Communications Excellence Awards

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From Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce The Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce has been named one of three Communications Excellence Best in Show winners by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) at the organisation’s annual awards ceremony in Nashvillle, Tennessee last week. The ACCE represents more than 7,500 chamber of commerce professionals, and […]

Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce signs Statement of Purpose with CCAA, HMCI & CITA

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The Chamber of Commerce signed a Statement of Purpose this month, alongside Caribbean Central American Action (CCAA), Hazard Management Cayman Islands (HMCI) and Cayman Islands Tourism Association (CITA). The Statement was signed at a Disaster Management workshop hosted by CCAA and the Chamber in June. The workshop focused on ‘Building Community Resiliency through Strategic Private […]

Cayman Islands residents commit to Chamber’s updated environmental pledge

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The Chamber of Commerce participated in Caribbean Utility Company’s (CUC) ‘Energy Efficiency Forum & Fair’ on Saturday, June 3 where they presented their updated Environmental Pledge. First introduced in 2007, the Pledge encourages businesses, schools and community members to preserve and protect our environment, and commit to reducing waste, conserving energy, recycling, and implementing greener […]

Cayman Islands Chamber raises $25,000 reward for armed robbery convictions

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The Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce has raised $25,000 from members as a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspects behind the robbery at Foster’s Food Fair (Dorcy Drive) on Saturday, April 8. One suspect was detained by the police in connection to the crime – in which a security […]