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Archives for December 3, 2019

Cayman: Elections Office pause Referendum preparations

Following the decision taken by the Grand Court today, 3 December 2019, to delay the referendum, the Elections Office has paused preparations relating to the People-Initiated Referendum Regarding the Port. Accordingly, all postal ballot requests received to date that have not yet been issued will be held securely pending further developments from the Grand Court. […]

The Editor speaks: Miracles DO happen Mr. Premier

Premier, Alden McLaughlin, must be very upset with himself for saying out loud how confident he was in the Referendum on Government’s proposed cruise berthing and cargo port project would be found in his favor on December on 19th December. He was so confident he said words to the effect that only a miracle would […]

Health City Cayman Islands breaks ground for purpose-built cancer treatment center

CAYMAN ISLANDS, December 2, 2019 / — Health City Cayman Islands broke ground for a purpose-built dedicated cancer treatment center on Thursday, November 28 with a golden shovel ceremony at the tertiary care medical facility’s site in East End, Grand Cayman. Once complete, the cancer treatment center will allow Health City Cayman Islands to provide […]

The Holiday Event

The Holiday Event delights patrons with second all-inclusive affair Toronto, Ontario (Sonique Solutions) – Epic Events’ annual pre-holiday extravaganza, ‘The Holiday Event’ recently gave Greater Toronto Area patrons an unforgettable experience with its second edition. The premium all-inclusive event truly raised the bar for holiday soirees in the G.T.A. and gave its attendees an opportunity […]

Cayman: Kimpton Seafire – Your Home Away for the Holidays!

We all know that there’s no place like home for the holidays and not necessarily because of the room we’re standing in, but because of the people we spend it with. A cozy, inviting property in the Cayman Islands, Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa, is filled with holiday celebrations this year and is welcoming friends and family to […]

‘I can push through:’ Swimmer, cancer survivor takes part in ‘largest open water event in Caribbean’ [Cayman Islands]

By Tim Vooren From FOX6 NEWS MILWAUKEE — As if having a health scare take away your chance to participate in the sports you love isn’t bad enough, what if that health scare threatens your life? Allan Ripple answered that question the only way he knows how. He moves smoothly through the water, displaying the […]

Cayman: Appointment of Director of Public Prosecutions

His Excellency the Governor, Martyn Roper, OBE is pleased to announce the appointment of Patrick Moran as the Director of Public Prosecutions.  The Judicial and Legal Services Commission (the “JLSC”) recently carried out an open recruitment process advertising the post both locally and overseas. Following a short-listing process, an interview panel interviewed a number of […]

Why the fashion crowd is flocking to Grand Cayman this winter

By Anny Choi From Vogue East coasters searching for an alternative to crowded Miami beaches this winter will be pleased to hear about a just-opened hotel in the Caribbean—in the Cayman Islands, to be precise, just a 15-minute additional plane ride from Miami. While vacationers with little ones have long appreciated the place’s crystal clear […]

MILLS: Has the West Indies been smart in its politics and development?

By Oliver Mills West Indians are imported people with an imported culture and institutions. Some of the countries comprising the West Indies, now the Caribbean, were colonies of conquest, while others were colonies of settlement. The settlers brought their institutions and culture to the region, and in the colonies of conquest, the institutions were imposed. […]

Cayman: Maples Group announces leadership appointments

The Maples Group is pleased to announce that, following its biennial management elections, Jonathan Green has been appointed as its new Global Managing Partner, with effect from 1 December 2019. Jonathan, who will assume the role for two years, succeeds Alasdair Robertson, who has served as Global Managing Partner since 2015. Alasdair will return to […]