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Cayman: Government enhances legislation for exempted limited partnerships

The Cayman Islands Government is boosting the regulatory framework for financial services in the jurisdiction through legislation pertaining to exempted limited partnerships. The Exempted Limited Partnership (Amendment) Regulations, 2020 was gazetted on Friday, 22 May and took immediate effect. Under the regulations, exempted limited partnerships (ELPs) will receive a reduction in registration fees. Specifically, the fee reduction […]

Cayman: Premier announces expansion of allowed activities within current Level 3 Moderate Suppression

Premier’s notes read at Friday (29) Press Briefing Good Day, Today we are at another significant milestone as we maintain our efforts to respond to the Covid 19 Pandemic yet moving closer to the Recovery and Rebuilding of our economy. Our testing results continue to indicate that whilst the virus is still amongst us, because […]

Cayman: DCFS, HMCI shelter management training outlines challenges

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – More than hundred and fifty people attended shelter management training on Wednesday (27 May). According to organisers, the figure was a significant increase on previous years despite COVID-19. The three-hour-long Zoom meeting for volunteers was coordinated by the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) and Hazard Management Cayman Islands Services (HMCI). […]

Coronavirus: Law 360 Fri May 29 Briefing

From Media & Entertainment Law360 TOP NEWS Is Pandemic Stunting The Next Generation Of Lawyers? With COVID-19 shuttering courtrooms, and firms canceling their summer programs or shifting them online, young lawyers may have trouble gaining experience. But seasoned attorneys are finding new ways to mentor the next generation during the pandemic. Coronavirus: How Law Firms […]

Cayman: Non-essential travel prohibited between Islands

The National Emergency Operations Centre reminds the public that travel remains restricted between the three Cayman Islands until further notice. Persons may only travel between Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac and Little Cayman to provide essential services, or for emergency medical purposes, as outlined by the most recent version of the Prevention, Suppression and Control of […]

Teachers in St. Vincent and the Grenadines going the extra mile for students!

By Sisera Simon Head, Education Development Management Unit, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States, OECS Friday, May 29, 2020 — With the commencement of distance learning across the OECS, educators have had to quickly adapt to and navigate new online learning platforms. Students have experienced a major shift as well, from interactive learning in familiar classroom settings, […]

29 May Weather in Cayman

29 May Fri 2020 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Light to moderate northeasterly winds and seas along with isolated showers are expected across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a high pressure system moves over the central Atlantic Ocean. Radar images show isolated showers in and around the Cayman area moving west. Humidity: […]