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Archives for February 20, 2023

St K&N: ECCB given audience with Cabinet to discuss legislation

The legislative agenda included:  The legislation is necessary to support a robust, diversified, and resilient financial sector, and advance the economic development of member countries, while effectively managing risks within the ECCU. The presentation was made before the Cabinet by Ms. Merlese O’Loughlin, Director, Legal Services Department, ECCB, who stated that “One of the largest […]

Cayman: Interventional radiology offers patients minimally invasive solution to tumours

The Health Services Authority (HSA) is pleased to announce the availability of Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) at the Cayman Islands Hospital. RFA is a unique and modern technique that offers an alternative form of treatment for tumours that is less risky, less painful, and requires a shorter recovery time. While many tumours are traditionally removed via […]

Cayman Islands Department of Tourism highlights tourism career paths to High School students

On Friday 10 February, representatives from the Cayman Islands Department of Tourism (CIDOT) attended John Gray High School’s Career Fair. The fair played host to many private sector businesses, government agencies, educational institutions, and community partners. Members of CIDOT’s Product Development Team had the opportunity to engage with students, learn about their interests, and showcase […]

Cayman: DEH Operations on Ash Wednesday

Grand Cayman, February 20, 2023 – The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) is advising the public of the early closure of the George Town Landfill operation on Ash Wednesday. The George Town Landfill will open at 5:00 am and close at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, February 22, 2023. No reception of derelict vehicles or scrap metals […]

Cayman: Man Charged with 8 offenses in relation to Domestic Incident

From RCIPS A man, age 29 of Bodden Town, has been formally charged with Assault ABH, Threats to Kill, Wrongful Confinement, and Damage to Property, in relation to a series of domestic incidents which occurred between 13 and 16 February. The man is also subject to a protection order relating to the victim, and has […]

Cayman Traffic Advisory for Royal Visit

During their visit, Their Royal Highnesses, the Earl and Countess of Wessex, will be travelling between locations via official convoys at various times. Motorists and other road users may see these convoys over the coming days, and are being reminded to exercise caution and to follow all traffic instructions given by police officers, including flashing […]

US threatened Russia if Biden attacked during Kyiv visit

By Charlie McCarthy  From Newsmax A top Ukrainian source tells Newsmax that Russia was advised of President Joe Biden’s trip to Ukraine in advance, with the U.S. warning the Kremlin in blunt terms that they would face a harsh response if the President was put in harm’s way. While President Vladimir Putin did not make any direct […]

Baltimore Pastor plans 40 Mile Walk to White House to call for Presidential action on Reparations on Presidents’ Day

Will hold 3:30PM Ceremony & Press Availability at White House Gate Baltimore, MD — Rev. Dr. Robert Turner, Senior Pastor of Empowerment Temple AME Church announced plans today to walk 40 miles from his church in Baltimore to the White House, on February 20, Presidents’ Day.  The purpose for the “40 for 40 Walk” is to […]

Caribbean-based investor and developer delivers Five-Star hospitality

Multiple Dart-owned properties earn prestigious Forbes Travel Guide ratings GRAND CAYMAN, 20 February 2023: Forbes Five-Star is the most highly coveted rating in the hospitality industry…and Dart, a global investor headquartered in the Cayman Islands, is proud to have collectively received 15 stars across three of its regional properties that recently received the Forbes Five-Star […]

The 2023 Case for a Central Bank startup Equity Fund – BASIL SPRINGER COLUMN (FEBRUARY 12, 2023)

“If you lend money to my people, to the poor among you, you are not to act as a creditor to him; you shall not charge him interest.” – Deuteronomy 23:19. The appalling global startup failure rate of 90 percent in the first five years of operation would suggest that they are weaknesses in the […]