March 19, 2023

Archives for March 15, 2023

Cayman: Ministry of Tourism Office Closed Thu 16

The office of the Ministry of Tourism & Transport will be closed on Thursday 16th March and Friday 17th March to accommodate staff training. During this period, we may take longer than usual to reply to your messages.  We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Cayman:Tourism Leaders host Executive FAM Tour

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Wednesday 15 March, 2023) The Ministry and Department of Tourism hosted cruise industry executives for a whistle-stop destination familiarisation exercise this week (14th and 15th March).   The visiting delegation included representatives from Azamara, Celebrity Cruises, Carnival Cruise Line, Holland America, Norwegian Cruise Line, Celebrity Cruises, MSC Cruises, Royal Caribbean […]

Youth Parliamentarians prove their mettle

Cayman Youth Parliamentarians prove their Mettle The 16th Commonwealth Parliamentary Association’s Youth Parliament was deemed a grand success in scope, performance and attendance. Twenty six high school and tertiary participants proved their abilities for conducting proceedings in the House and for debating two motions, understanding the thrust and parry that takes place on the floor […]

Cayman: UPDATE – Missing Teen Located

15-year-old Shania Beckford, who was first reported missing on Tuesday 7 March, has been located and returned safely.  She appears to be in good health. The RCIPS thanks the public for their assistance in locating her.

CARIFTA Championship Teams announced

CUC Sports Release : “Cayman Islands 2023 CARIFTA T&F Team announced” On Monday, March 13, Cayman Athletics (formerly the Cayman Islands Athletic Association) formally presented the 18-member 2023 CARIFTA track and field team that will be representing the Cayman Islands at the 50th CARIFTA Games in Nassau, Bahamas between April 7 and April 10. The athletes […]

Credit Suisse unease sparks world stock sell-off

From Newsmax U.S. stocks dropped Wednesday as turbulence at Credit Suisse revived fears of a banking crisis, eclipsing bets of a smaller interest rate hike in March following weak economic data. Troubles at Credit Suisse have piled more pressure on the banking sector following the collapse of SVB Financial and peer Signature Bank, undoing relief […]

CARIBBEAN TOURISM AUTHORITY – P&O Cruises to name new ship in Barbados

The MPE Caribbean Tourism Authority is a resource for tourism stakeholders interested in marketing, branding and promoting the unique Caribbean experience. To share stories, information or intelligence, contact us at [email protected] MARCH 14, 2023 P&O Cruises to name new ship in Barbados All eyes will be on Barbados this week as the island hosts an unprecedented cruise ship celebration. On […]

Cayman Airways adds Easter and Summer flights for Cayman/Montego Bay route

“Residents in Cayman and Jamaica who are looking for options for an Easter weekend getaway or Summer travel this year, now have the Cayman/Montego Bay route as a choice with nonstop flights.” Residents in Cayman and Jamaica who are looking for options for an Easter weekend getaway or Summer travel this year, now have the […]

15 Mar Weather in Cayman

Wed 15 Mar 2023 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Light to moderate southeasterly winds and seas are expected across the Cayman area over the next 24 hours in associated with a weak pressure gradient over the northwest Caribbean. Surface chart show a cold front over the southeast Gulf of Mexico moving south. Satellite images show a […]