December 6, 2023

“iDive website and app

“iDive website and app provide access to a scuba-centric community and deep trip planning tools for the Cayman Island’s seascape.” Beginning September fourth, iDive Global will be available on your preferred internet browser. iDive is one of the few, very new applications that effectively networks Grand Cayman’s underwater entrepreneurs and professionals. The site catalogues HD […]

Cayman leader denies he’s lost some budget powers

By Ayo Johnson  Royal Gazette online Cayman Islands Premier McKeeva Bush has denied reports that budget approval conditions imposed by the UK Government amount to stripping him of some of his Finance Minister responsibilities. In a statement issued to Cayman Islands media, the Premier confirmed that his Government had agreed to the establishment of a […]

The Cayman Islands at DEMA 2012

As avid divers from around the world congregate this November in Las Vegas for the annual Diving Equipment and Marketing Association’s (DEMA) 2012 Show, the Cayman Islands are preparing a showcase of Caymankind – dive style! Throughout the Cayman Islands Pavilion (Booth #3031) visitors will be able to take part in an Interactive Zone focusing […]

TS Leslie aiming at Bermuda

by Rob Lightbown, Crown Weather, Tuesday, September 4, 2012 5:37 am Leslie Will Crawl Northward This Week Before Potentially Impacting Bermuda This Weekend; Interests In New England & The Canadian Maritimes Should Monitor Leslie’s Forecast Track Leslie remains a tropical storm this morning with 65 mph maximum winds. Overall, Leslie is tracking very slowly northward […]

Wild Elephants gather inexplicably, mourn death of “Elephant Whisperer”

Author and legendary conservationist Lawrence Anthony died March 2. His family tells of a solemn procession of Elephants that defies human explanation. For 12 hours, two herds of wild South African elephants slowly made their way through the Zululand bush until they reached the house of late author Lawrence Anthony, the conservationist who saved their […]

Air and sea rescue of nine Cubans

Nine Cuban nationals who got into difficulty  at sea are now safely in Grand Cayman following an air and sea rescue. At 3.50pm today, Monday 3 September, the RCIPS police helicopter was on routine maritime patrol when the crew saw and investigated a vessel 40 miles south east of Grand Cayman.  The  20 foot sailing […]

Cayman Islands will be celebrating PEACE on 21 Sep 2012

In 1999, Jeremy Gilley founded Peace One Day, a non-profit organization, and in 2001 Peace One Day’s efforts were rewarded when the member states of the United Nations unanimously adopted the first ever day of global ceasefire and non-violence on 21 September annually – Peace Day. “I urge everyone, between now and 21 September, to […]

Cayman Court lays down more guidelines for enforceability of side letters

After being a hot topic in the Cayman Islands for a number of years, the Grand Court has handed down two decisions in quick succession relating to side letters entered into by Cayman Islands corporate hedge funds. The first was Medley Opportunity Fund Ltd. v. Fintan Master Fund Ltd & Nautical Nominees Ltd (21 June […]

Cayman based Leopard Capital names Intrator managing partner, CIO

Leopard Capital Cambodia, a Cayman Islands-based fund manager specialising in frontier market investing, has appointed Richard Intrator managing partner and chief investment officer, as the company, founded in 2007 by CEO Douglas Clayton, expands. As CIO, Intrator succeeds Scott Lewis, who has left to become head of corporate finance at Oryx Petroleum in Geneva, although he […]

T&T celebrates 50 years of Independence

Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) officially the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago is an archipelagic state[in the southern Caribbean, lying just off the coast of northeastern Venezuela and south of Grenada in the Lesser Antilles. It shares maritime boundaries with other nations including Barbados to the northeast, Guyana to the southeast, and Venezuela to the south […]