April 8, 2020

Cayman: HSA Maternity allows for one accompanying person during labour

The HSA understands the importance of having a partner during the labouring process, and as we improve and augment staffing levels in coordination with the private sector, the temporary restriction on visitors to the Maternity will be lifted effective Monday April 6. Visitors will be limited to one person accompanying a patient during labour.  Because […]

29 Mar Weather in Cayman

29 Mar Sun 2020 SYNOPSIS Light to moderate easterly winds and slight to moderate seas will continue across the Cayman area over the next 24 hours in association with a high pressure over the western Atlantic Ocean. Radar images show isolated showers in and around the Cayman area moving west. Humidity: 65% (DOWN from yesterday)UV: […]

St. K-N: PM Harris’ statement on the passing of Mrs. Hilda Beatrice (Veronica) Byron, who will be laid to rest today, Friday, March 27th, 2020

March 27th, 2020 Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris extends his heartfelt condolences, and those of the Government and people of St. Kitts and Nevis, to the Byron family and the friends of Mrs. Hilda Beatrice (Veronica) Byron, as well as the Village community which was her extended family.  Mrs. Byron – the grandmother […]

Destination of the week

Mother’s Day in Barbados Mother’s Day is celebrated on the 10th of May this year. This is one of the most beautiful holidays when people around the world celebrate those brave and wonderful women who gave us birth and who love us the most. Naturally, Barbados is one of the countries where people will show […]

TCO Awards 2020: Meet our host

One extraordinary evening, right in the heart of Berlin TCO Awards 2020 will be the networking event of the year, an evening celebrating the best of innovation, performance and total cost of ownership improvements in the automotive sector. Meet our host, Sabine Schmitz. A German racing driver who grew up in her parents’ hotel just […]

FRC’s Women’s Day Brunch

Cayman: FRC’s International Women’s Day Brunch Fundraiser a Success CAYMAN ISLANDS (GIS)– The Family Resource Centre (FRC) marked International Women’s Day at the Kimpton Seafire Resort Hotel on Sunday (8 March). The brunch for a cause, hosted as part of FRC’s Honouring Women Month, celebrated the diversity, strength, complexity and resilience of women past and […]

Cayman: Leading female bankers welcome students in celebration of International Women’s Day

George Town, Cayman Islands, March 09, 2020 – CIBC FirstCaribbean partnered with University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) to provide a one-day job shadowing experience to a female student recently in celebration of International Women’s Day. At the bank’s Cayman Islands headquarters, 18-year old accounting student Maria Lewis got the opportunity to witness a […]

Mothers’ Day in Barbados

Mother’s Day is celebrated on the 10th of May this year. This is one of the most beautiful holidays when people around the world celebrate those brave and wonderful women who gave us birth and who love us the most. Naturally, Barbados is one of the countries where people will show their appreciation to their […]

Cayman: Higgs & Johnson Real Estate Group celebrating International Women’s Day: the Women behind the Woman

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, 8 March 2020 – Higgs & Johnson continues to receive praise from well-regarded international legal directories on its level of service, especially in the area of real estate. This praise is based on feedback from clients with whom the international ranking directories independently liaise as part of their research. Country Managing […]

International Women’s Day in the Caribbean: Reflections on Leadership, Entrepreneurship, and Navigating the Workplace

Reproduced under courtesy of The World Bank Women have an essential role to play in order to build a Caribbean that is resilient and realizes its growth potential. The region has made substantial progress toward gender equality, particularly in women’s education achievement and joining the workforce. In a poll of @WBCaribbean Twitter followers, 67.4% of respondents indicated […]