September 8, 2023

Cayman Water Company celebrates 50-year anniversary with Business After Hours

The Cayman Water Company celebrated its 50th anniversary with a special Business After Hours (BAH) – the Chamber of Commerce’s networking event – on Thursday 31 August at their Abel Castillo Water Works in Governor’s Harbour. “Fresh water from salt water – it’s the dream of mariners through the ages, and of every community who […]

FATF completes onsite visit of the Cayman Island

Hon. André Ebanks A delegation from the Americas Joint Group (Joint Group), a sub-working group of the Financial Action Task Force’s (FATF) International Co-Operation Review Group (ICRG), completed its onsite visit to the Cayman Islands on Friday, 1 September. The onsite visit marked a significant milestone in the Cayman Islands’ ongoing efforts to demonstrate the […]

Enterprise Cayman launches the CyberSandbox

nterprise Cayman is inviting computer science professionals at all levels to take part in an ongoing series of tech community meetups. The CyberSandbox sets out to foster a vibrant computer science community that encourages collaboration, professional development, and peer-to-peer support within an innovative tech ecosystem.  “Our goal is to further develop and support a dynamic cyber community […]

Ocorian appoints new chief executive Chantal Free

Chantal Free Ocorian, the specialist global provider of services to financial institutions, asset managers, corporates and high net worth individuals, has appointed Chantal Free as Chief Executive Officer subject to regulatory approval. Chantal joins Ocorian from Capita where she was CEO of their Portfolio division, leading a portfolio of businesses across a range of sectors […]

Connecting for Health

From PAHO/WHO Connecting for Health Monthly Newsletter | No. 24 | September 2023 PAHO Director calls for greater response to health needs of people of African descent A recent PAHO report shows that in 80 percent of the countries analyzed, Afro-descendants experience increased poverty levels, limited access to health services, and higher rates of infant mortality […]

Cayman Court of Appeal rules in favour of NCC

In a decision released 1 September, the Cayman Islands Court of Appeal confirmed that the National Conservation Act (2013) provides the National Conservation Council (NCC) with the ability to direct government bodies in circumstances where actions could have an adverse effect on protected areas or species. Premier and Minister for Sustainability & Climate Resiliency, Hon. […]

Cayman: Police Investigate an Attempted Burglary Involving an ATM in Bodden Town, 1 September

From RCIPS Just before 3:50Am today 1 September, police were dispatched by the 9-1-1 Communications Centre to Bodden Town Road to an intrusion alarm at a location that hosts an ATM. When the officers arrived, they observed that the area of the building that houses the machine was broken into and the machine itself was […]

Cayman Court of Appeal Rules Grand Court Judgment Erroneous and DOE Erred in Law, but Remits Matter to CPA for Reconsideration

George Town, Grand Cayman— 1st September 2023 — The Central Planning Authority (the “CPA”) is in receipt of the Cayman Islands Court of Appeal’s (“CICA’s”) judgment in respect of the CPA’s appeal of the Grand Court’s decision on the Judicial Review application brought against the CPA by the National Conservation Council (“NCC”). At the commencement […]

Cayman: GodfreyNixonWay–RoadWorks Sep 5 & 6

The National Roads Authority (NRA) and its subcontractor will be undertaking paving works on Godfrey Nixon Way (one lane at a time), between the lights on Eastern Avenue and the Butterfield Roundabout, on the nights of Monday September 4th, Tuesday September 5th and Wednesday September 6th 2023, between 7:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m, pending weather […]

Cayman: Public comments requested on Settled Land Act

Friday, 1 September 2023 – The Law Reform Commission invites stakeholders and members of the general public to comment on the issues identified in the Discussion Paper titled “Settled Land Act” and, in particular, to submit their views on the options for reform presented for discussion. The Discussion Paper aims to determine whether the Settled Land Act […]