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Lamborghini claims historic maiden for Huracán GT3 EVO2 in DTM opener at Oschersleben

SSR Performance’s Franck Perera leads dominant lights-to-flag in Saturday’s curtain raiser Sant’Agata Bolognese/Oschersleben, 28 May 2023 – Lamborghini Squadra Corse recorded an historic first-ever race victory for the new Huracán GT3 EVO2 courtesy of a dominant lights-to-flag drive from SSR Performance’s Franck Perera as the DTM season kicked off at Oschersleben in Germany. The result was […]

Jailed in Qatar for requesting wages

From Miriam Karmali, Freedom Unite May 28, 2023 News Digest OUR CAMPAIGN ISSUES IN THE NEWS Debt bondageMigrant workers jailed in Qatar over demands for owed wagesThree former security guards have been jailed in Qatar for four months following their repeated requests for unpaid wages from their employer, Stark Security Services. They are amongst hundreds who were allegedly detained after […]

The Buccaneer Beach & Golf Resort sets standard for exceptional hospitality

The Buccaneer in St. Croix receives high praise from travelers. Legendary resort earns Tripadvisor 2023 Travelers’ Choice Award  ST. CROIX, U.S. Virgin Islands (May 27, 2023) – The historic Buccaneer Beach & Golf Resort has been honored with the prestigious Tripadvisor 2023 Travelers’ Choice Award, solidifying its reputation as a remarkable resort destination and reaffirming its commitment to […]

Cayman: Statement from Premier and Minister for Finance & Economic Development Hon. G. Wayne Panton, MP, JP on Interest rates

Grand Cayman, 26 May 2022 – All of us in the Cayman Islands have been impacted by the rising cost of living in our Islands. Prices have increased across the board, with food, utilities, gas, accommodation, and other basic necessities of life becoming more and more expensive. I recognise, as I think most people do, […]


Daren Sammy D “I’ve made it known; coaching was not something I aspired to do during my playing days but it’s a role that actually chose me. I’m a work in progress.” – Daren Sammy, Head Coach, West Indies ODI and T20 teams (SportsMax) “The New DMMO (Destination Marketing and Management Organization), Experience Turks and Caicos, […]

UPDATE: Cayman Wanted Man, Kadeem Hurlston, Arrested

From RCIPS On 24 May, wanted man Kadeem Hurlston was arrested by police.  He was subsequently formally charged with Possession of an Unlicensed Firearm, Possession of an Unlicensed Firearm (Ammunition) and Inflicting GBH, in relation to an incident on 29 May, 2022. He appeared before the court where he was granted bail with restrictions pending a […]

Cayman Public Advisory: Police warn about text message and phone scams

Police have received reports of persons receiving text messages with links, that when clicked, triggers a phone call from persons claiming to be from a bank or financial institution. The callers have been informing persons of fraudulent activities in their accounts and requesting banking details to assist with solving the problem. The RCIPS is informing […]

Hotel Indigo Grand Cayman on schedule to open in 2024

The Cayman Islands’ tourism product is set to receive a boost with the entry of Hotel Indigo Grand Cayman into the market. The hotel, which will be the latest in Dart’s hospitality portfolio, is scheduled to be completed and ready to welcome guests by the second quarter of 2024. The 10-storey hotel being constructed along […]

RESEMBID project highlights importance of people in crisis planning

The Central Caribbean Marine Institute (CCMI) has completed a year-long COVID-19 rapid response grant for €203,384 supported by RESEMBID, which has reiterated the importance of people in crisis prevention planning. A panel of experts, who took part in a CCMI hosted webinar on March 9th 2023, discussed the impacts of the global COVID-19 pandemic on businesses […]

Cayman Islands to Host Caribbean Customs Law Enforcement Council Conference

The Cayman Islands will host the upcoming Caribbean Customs Law Enforcement Council (CCLEC) 45th conference from 7th – 9th June 2023.  CCLEC is a regional organisation that promotes cooperation among Customs and Law Enforcement Agencies in the Caribbean region. This conference will bring together Customs officials from various countries within the Caribbean as well as from the United […]