March 30, 2023

CARIBBEAN TOURISM AUTHORITY – Industry veteran salutes travel sellers as he retires from the Jamaica Tourist Board

MARCH 29, 2023 Industry veteran salutes travel sellers as he retires from the Jamaica Tourist Board From left: Jamaica Director of Tourism Donovan White; Joy Jibrilu, CEO of the Nassau Paradise Island Promotion Board; Faye Gill, Director of Membership of the Caribbean Tourism Organization; Rosa Harris, Director of Tourism, Cayman Islands; and Donnie Dawson, Deputy […]

adidas TERREX unveils bold new additions to its SS23 Hiking Collection – Built for distance and speed

adidas Today, adidas TERREX builds upon its SS23 Hiking offering, with the launch of the new FREE HIKER 2 and the SKYCHASER TECH MID GORE-TEX. As more people seek connection and exploration of the world around them, the drops are designed to give these adventurers the confidence to take on the great outdoors equipped with […]

CHTA Survey: Caribbean tourism industry leading region’s recovery, but faces challenges

CHTA President Nicola Madden-Greig addressed the media at yesterday’s press conference. Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (March 29, 2023) – The Caribbean tourism industry continues to lead the region’s economic recovery but faces formidable challenges, according to the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA). Releasing the results of its annual tourism industry performance and outlook survey on […]

The 2023 Chocolate Scorecard is LIVE!

The results are in! It’s time to find out which chocolate companies are leading the industry on sustainability: effectively monitoring for and remediating cases of child and forced labor, supporting farmers to earn a living income, and more. See the 2023 Chocolate Scorecard now! Experts from the Chocolate Scorecard Collective have surveyed over 50 major brands, including Nestlé, Ferrero, […]

Amendments proposed to strengthen CIMA’s AML enforcement, information sharing

Grand Cayman, 29 March 2023 – Seven amendment Bills, proposed to strengthen the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority’s (CIMA) powers to apply proportionate and dissuasive sanctions to all types of legal persons within its supervision, were published on 27 March in The Cayman Islands Gazette. The Bills are: ·         Monetary Authority (Amendment) Bill, 2023;<> ·         Companies […]

Global News Dispatches: 6 Stories

Peoples Dispatch / Globetrotter News Service Headlines Bolivian President Arce Hopes for a ‘Sincere Dialogue’ With Chilean Authorities on Sovereign Access to Sea On March 23, Bolivia commemorated the Battle of Calama and the Day of the Sea. President Luis Arce, during an event commemorating the day in the capital La Paz, declared he would intensify efforts […]

IOC Newsalert

International Olympic Committee IOC EB receives updates on the activities of NOCs; approves three changes of nationality in view of Paris 2024 IOC EB hears updates on Paris 2024, Milano Cortina 2026 and Gangwon 2024 IOC EB discusses IBA situation International Federation of American Football proposed for full recognition

Cayman: Cabinet Post Meeting Summary 15 March 2023

CABINET OF THE CAYMAN ISLANDS – POST MEETING SUMMARY Cabinet Post Meeting Summary His Excellency the Governor Mr. Martyn Roper, OBE, chaired the meeting of the Cabinet held on Wednesday, 15th March, 2023 in the Cabinet Conference Room, Government Administration Building. Mr Dwayne Seymour acted as Temporary Minister for Planning, Agriculture, Housing and Infrastructure and […]

Cayman: Governor Roper gets hearty Civil Service send-off

His Excellency the Governor, Mr. Martyn Roper, OBE, received a warm send-off Tuesday, 28 March 2023 afternoon from the Cayman Islands Civil Service, headed by the Deputy Governor, Hon. Franz Manderson, MBE. The personnel gathered as a large group to pay, for the first time, their collective respects and regards through greetings, applause and cheers […]

Stay in the Loop – 24 March 2023

From CARICOM Secretariat [email protected] STAY IN THE LOOP In this episode, Communications Officer at the CARICOM Secretariat, Mrs Tusankine English-Francis, presents a weekly news roundup of the latest from the Caribbean Community.   Highlights:00:40 – Secondary school teachers commend CSME attachment programme03:41 – CARICOM Secretariat energy use under a state-of-the-art energy management system04:50 – Another alarm […]