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Archives for September 5, 2022

Liz Truss set to become UK Prime Minister

From Newsmax Britain’s Conservative Party announced Monday that Liz Truss, currently the country’s foreign secretary, has been elected as the party’s new leader and thus the U.K.’s new prime minister. Truss, 47, beat former Treasury chief Rishi Sunak after a leadership contest in which only about 170,000 dues-paying members of the Conservative Party were allowed […]

Black Pearl Global Investment launches health focused Capital Partner Firm in Jamaica

Black Pearl Global Investments (BPGI) is an asset management firm that invests in companies innovating in the health determinants space, primarily focused on those located in North America, Africa, and the Caribbean. The firm also globally deploys funding in the form of venture capital, private equity, and private lending. Its mission is to equitably accelerate […]

Cayman: Radar dome repairs ongoing images unavailable

Date: 5-SEP-2022 Radar imaging will be temporarily unavailable from Monday, 5 September 2022, until Friday, 9 September 2022, to facilitate ongoing repairs to the dome for the Kearney Gomez Doppler Radar.  The Cayman Islands National Weather Service (CINWS) apologises for any inconvenience this temporary disruption may cause to users. Ongoing repairs to the radar began […]

Cayman: CIG July 2022 YTD Surplus surpasses projections by $25.2 million

From Cayman Islands Ministry of Finance & Economic Development. Grand Cayman, 5 September 2022 – Deputy Premier and Minister for Finance and Economic Development, Hon. Chris Saunders, presented the Cayman Islands Government’s July 2022 Year-To-Date (YTD ) to Cabinet on Tuesday, 16 August 2022. Surplus: Central Government – Better than Budget by $18.9 million For the […]

“Darkest day in Olympic history” commemorated in Munich – victims of 1972 terrorist attack remembered

05 Sep 2022 – The 50th anniversary of the terrorist attack on the Israeli Olympic team at the Olympic Games Munich 1972 was commemorated today in the Olympic Park in Munich and at the airfield of Fürstenfeldbruck, where the events unfolded in 1972. The attack ended with the death of 11 members of the Israeli team […]

Cayman: Pirates Festivities 2022 Kicks off

Grand Cayman, 05 September 2022 – The Ministry of Youth, Sports, Culture & Heritage (MYSCH) is pleased to release the Pirates Fest schedule of events. Available on the Pirates Festivities website and Facebook page, the 12-week campaign (16 September – 27 November) will focus on Cayman’s culture and heritage for the initial two months, with pirates’ events […]

Cayman: Family Resource Centre encourages community to rethink Parenting

Grand Cayman, Monday, 5 September 2022 – The Family Resource Centre (FRC) is taking to the airwaves with a challenge to the community to Rethink Parenting. “Rethink Parenting is a radio show which the FRC will be hosting in partnership with BOBO 89.1 FM in an effort to empower parents with practical, positive strategies to support families in an […]

MPE Caribbean Report Newsletter – September 5, 2022 -“SHARING THE STORY OF THE CAYMAN ISLANDS”

From Bevan Springer Happy Labor Day! Forward march, urges CHTA President The Caribbean tourism recovery is on track, but hard work and collaboration will be needed to sustain momentum and to overcome obstacles on the horizon. “Now is not the time to sit back and think that all will fall into place. While recovery so far has been considered robust, we […]

Absolutely Caribbean steals the show at Speciality and Fine Food Fair

Ten Caribbean artisan producers showcased at the Speciality and Fine Food Fair. Over 10,000 visitors attended the international food and drinks trade fair. Caribbean Export commits to continuing to support the export of Caribbean produce internationally London, United Kingdom. Caribbean Export supported ten food and drink producer to participate at the Speciality and Fine Food Fair […]

Caymanian pilots in pipeline to B737-8 Captaincy

Four senior Caymanian Boeing 737-8 First Officers are in the pipeline for upgrade to Captain on the B737-8 fleet within the next 18 months at Cayman Airways, having each already been assessed for their captaincy and command potential. These upgrades are part of the airline’s normal succession planning to replace Captains that retired in 2021, […]