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Archives for February 22, 2020

Cayman: Assault on West Bay Road – UPDATE/One man injured by gunshot wounds in George Town – UPDATE

Assault on West Bay Road UPDATE Feb 24 2020 – Police continue to investigate the assault the took place on Friday 21 February at the Coral Beach. The parties involved were all said to be present between 8:30PM on Friday 21 February and 12:30AM on Saturday, 22 February. Police are appealing to everyone who was […]

Cayman: Higgs & Johnson Real Estate Group an ‘Excellent Team’ according to Chambers Global

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, 14 February January 2020 – Higgs & Johnson has been ranked in the Cayman Islands in the area of Real Estate by Chambers and Partners in its annual publication Chambers Global (2020) with clients praising their ‘first-class turnaround time.’ The Guide, who identifies the best law firms globally, noted that the firm is a […]

Stay in the Loop for the Week ending 14 February, 2020

From CARICOM Secretariat In this episode, Communications Officer at the CARICOM Secretariat, Ms Tusankine English-Francis and Ms Michelle Nurse, present a weekly news roundup of the latest from the Caribbean Community. Highlights: 00.00.52 Tribunal established for employee dispute settlement in regional institutions00.02.29 CARPHA equipped to test for the Novel Coronavirus00.05.03 CDB predicts region to grow 4.1% in […]

1.4M tourists visited Turks and Caicos Islands last year

By Hayden Boyce, Editor-in-Chief From The Sun TCI A record 1.4 million tourists visited the Turks and Caicos Islands in 2018, with cruise ship arrivals taking the lead with a record-breaking performance of just over one million passengers (1,021,741), while there were 441,344 land-based arrivals. According to the recently-released 2018 Tourism Statistics Report, the TCI […]

Grassroots opposition to cruises in the Caymans looms as larger warning for industry

By Rosie Spinks from Skift A judge ruling on a citizen-led referendum in the Cayman Islands has, for now, sided with cruise opposition. While the battle is localized, it could point to wider industry implications for the cruise industry.— Rosie Spinks A judge handed down a victory on Wednesday for opponents of the cruise industry in […]

22 Feb Weather in Cayman

22 Feb Sat 2020 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Moderate northerly winds and moderate seas are expected across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a diffused cold front moves across the Cayman area. Radar images show isolated showers in and around the Cayman area moving west. Humidity: 68% (DOWN from yesterday)UV: 9.5 VERY […]