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Archives for July 11, 2021

Cayman: John Gray High School Celebrates ‘Good’ Rating

Education Minister Hon. Juliana O’Connor-Connolly and a host of distinguished guests, including His Excellency Governor Martyn Roper and Deputy Governor Hon. Franz Manderson joined students and staff in the John Gray High School Gymnasium on Wednesday morning (23 June) at a special assembly to celebrate the school’s ‘Good’ rating in the April 2021 Office of […]

Carey Olsen announces Denis Olarou as new Cayman Islands partner

Carey Olsen is delighted to announce the promotion of Denis Olarou to the partnership in the Cayman Islands. The promotion, which is subject to work permit approval, brings the total number of partners in the firm’s Cayman Islands office to nine. A member of the firm’s dispute resolution, litigation and insolvency practice, Denis specialises in […]

Cayman: Investigation of possible misappropriation of funds by former UCCI employee

University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) officials said that as a result of new and enhanced financial controls that were put in place by the UCCI administration, the possible misappropriation of funds by an employee has been identified. That discovery led to internal investigations. Following an internal reveiw, UCCI notified the financial crimes unit […]

Cayman: Ministry of Education (MoE) enhances Scholarship Programme

The Cayman Islands Ministry of Education (MoE) announces major enhancements to its current scholarship programme to strengthen post-secondary development pathways for Caymanian students. Cayman Scholar Award Chief among these measures, scheduled to take effect at the onset of the FALL 2021/2022 academic year, is the establishment of the Cayman Scholar Award that will provide full […]

Cayman: Operation Quaker Update

Operation Quaker continued this past weekend, marking the fifth week of the targeted road safety and enforcement campaign, which began on 28 May in response to a noticeable increase in serious and fatal motor vehicle collisions on our roadways. The operation has been supported by various agencies, media outlets and the public as a whole, […]

Cayman: Youth Services Unit’s Summer Offerings: Spaces Limited

The Youth Services Unit will keep students engaged this summer with its annual Teen Summit open to youth aged 13 – 17 years old. The two-week immersive summer experience taking place from July 19 – 30, will keep campers fully engaged in a range of interesting activities, interactive tours, games and learning opportunities. The Summit […]

Travel Cayman responds to alleged breach

An alleged breach of quarantine protocols involving a traveller quarantining at residence and a member of the public has been reported to the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS) and is currently under investigation. The Travel Cayman Mobile Compliance team was alerted to a picture on social media depicting the traveller interacting with a member […]

England lose to Italy in penalty shootout

By Phil McNultyChief football writer at Wembley From BBC England’s bid to end their 55-year wait for a major trophy ended in the familiar agony of defeat in a penalty shootout as Italy claimed the Euro 2020 crown at Wembley. On a night of anticipation, tension and ultimate heartbreak in a feverish atmosphere, England looked […]

Peak PC? Pandemic sales boom is set to expire

From Newsmax PC sales are booming, and despite the industry’s cyclical past, Wall Street and the major PC makers believe strong computer demand will last for a long time to come. ‘We expect the return to office trend will continue to benefit Dell in the coming quarters,” read one representative report from Cowen. But there’s […]

Wall Street is chasing the Value Trade beyond U.S. stocks

From Newsmax As Wall Street ponders the longevity of the value trade after a miserable few weeks of performance in the U.S., outside of the country it could be just getting started. For all the dominance of megacap growth names, American stocks led the world during the cyclical upswing in the first half of the […]