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Day: June 25, 2013

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The Editor Speaks: Agree to disagree

I agree that the two articles, one from Bloomberg and the other (that quoted the Bloomberg article) from Royal Gazette are riddled with errors – see iNews story today “Cayman Islands: Bermuda press makes hay quoting error-riddled Bloomberg article”. It…

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Hon. Tara Rivers tours first departments

Hon. Tara Rivers, Minister of Education, Employment and Gender Affairs, visited the National Workforce Development Agency (NWDA) and the Department of Labour and Pensions (DLP) earlier this month (7 – 9 June, 2013). These were the first tours of agencies…

Auditor General’s Office celebrates 10 Years with Sea Swim

Staff from the Office of the Auditor General’s lent helping hands to Flowers Sea Swim organisers on Saturday, 15 June 2013. The OAG staff helped to register more than 800 swimmers who took part in the event, from first-timers to…

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Solar plane ends US tour in Washington

From Khaleej Times The single-seater, solar-powered Solar Impulse aircraft landed at an airport near the US capital early Sunday, after the final leg of its cross-country journey, organizers said. The plane, which runs on four electric propellers powered by 12,000…

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Mark Shields: Hey Obama: You have some explaining to do

By Mark Shields From NV Daily Barack Obama has never minced words about the Cayman Islands. As an Illinois senator, Obama co-sponsored legislation to crack down on wealthy American individuals and corporations using offshore investments and tax shelters to avoid…

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Mourant Ozannes in Hedgeweek USA Awards 2013

The Hedgeweek USA Awards 2013 presented earlier this month in New York City brought together the leading names in the US hedge funds industry to celebrate the achievements of the best performing managers and service providers in 2012. Delivering the…