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Archives for June 9, 2021

Cayman: Increase of Distributed Generation Resources

The Utility Regulation and Competition Office (‘OfReg’) is launching a consultation on the Proposed Distributed Generation Resources (‘DGR’) 3 Megawatts (MW) Capacity Increase. OfReg considers that it is in the interests of the electricity sector to implement an additional capacity of 3MW of DGR to Caymans’ transmission and distribution system. This will enable continuity of […]

Miss Cayman Islands Universe: calling all contestants!

Potential contestants with MCIU reigning Queen, Mariah Tibbetts, former MCIU Queen Caitlyn Tyson and committee Chair, Derri Dacres-Lee.  The recruitment drive for the next Miss Cayman Islands Universe was officially launched last weekend with a special ‘Meet & Greet’ event at The Wharf. Potential contestants joined committee members for an informative yet casual evening. “I’m pleased with […]

Cayman: Police investigate Prison Officer for Drug Related Crimes

Just after 6AM today, 9 June, police responded to Her Majesty’s Cayman Islands Prison Service (HMCIPS), Northward, following a report made by the Director of Prisons concerning a member of staff. On arrival, two packages containing a quantity of ganja were handed over to the police and officers were informed that a prison officer was […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 9 June 2021, NO new positives, 86,711 vaccinations administered

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 242 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Tuesday, 8 June, 2021. There were no positive test results. As of Monday, 7 June 2021, 86,711 COVID-19 vaccinations had been given in total in the Cayman Islands.  Of these 46,928 (72% of […]

UK: Just 19% of house raffles follow through on their promise

By James Lockett Research by house raffle platform,, reveals that, while the property raffle sector is enjoying increased popularity, the prize home is only awarded to a winner 19% of the time. In the last 4 years, house raffles have become increasingly popular. In 2018, there were 24 raffles, dropping to just 8 in […]

The Rise of NFTs and How Enterprise Blockchain Could Be Capitalizing

In times past, creatives and other professionals had problems monetizing their work. They had to be part of a larger company or agency that was capable of promoting them to get their works of art in the hands of buyers. This was a problem as these companies shared the money made and the rights to […]

Gift Ideas for the friends you miss hanging out with

Friendship parties fill us with energy, happiness, and faith in the best. And although you have known these people for many years, it’s nevertheless challenging to think of how you can surprise the person this time.  After all, you want to make an excellent gift as you hang out with friends. We thought and compiled […]

Settling down in a new place: Buy and renovate or build a new house

Are you moving to a new place and this time, unlike other times, you plan to settle? If you are planning to settle down in this new place you will either have to rent an apartment or move into your own house. Most times, people rent an apartment while they try to make arrangements for […]

9 Jun Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 Dist.

9 Jun Wed 2021 TROPICAL REPORT ATLANTIC Tropical Weather Outlook Atlantic – Caribbean Sea – Gulf of Mexico   Tropical Weather Outlook (en Español*) 800 AM EDT Wed Jun 9 2021 Eastern North Pacific (East of 140°W)   Tropical Weather Outlook 500 AM PDT Wed Jun 9 2021 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Isolated showers with moderate easterly winds and […]

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