February 21, 2024

Cayman Islands Chamber Council provides update on Advocacy Agenda & Action Plan

The Council held separate meetings recently with Cabinet, the Minister of Commerce and the Leader of the Opposition. During each of the meetings President Paul Byles and Council members provided an update on the progress that has been achieved to date with implementing the Chamber’s Advocacy Agenda and Action Plan, 2018-2021. Education, Employment and Workforce […]

Cayman Islands teachers are the centre of attention at emotional 2018 Golden Apple Awards

12 influential teachers were recognised for their outstanding contributions to the Cayman Islands’ education system at the 2018 Golden Apple Awards on Saturday, May 26. Almost two hundred people congregated at the Ritz Carlton, Grand Cayman to support teachers from local public and private schools, including business and community leaders, and government representatives. “Education is […]

Cayman Islands Chamber & Ministry of Finance to host Economic Forum

The Hon. Roy McTaggart – Minister for Finance & Economic Development – will deliver the keynote address at the Chamber of Commerce’s upcoming Economic Forum. The Chamber’s economic forum will provide a key status update on each of the country’s main industry sectors, including positive developments, challenges and an outlook for the medium term. “My […]

Cayman Islands Chamber leaders meet with Hong Kong General Chamber to forge a working relationship

Chamber President, Paul Byles and Chief Executive Officer, Wil Pineau met with representatives of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce during their trip to Hong Kong last month. The pair were in Hong Kong to attend the GREAT Festival of Innovation, a four-day conference, alongside a Cayman Islands delegation that included the Premier Hon. […]

Cayman Islands Chamber Council meets with Governor Choudhury for the first time

Chamber President, Paul Byles and members of the Council met with His Excellency the Governor, Mr. Anwar Choudhury for the first time last month. The meeting was a joint meeting with members of Cayman Finance, the Chamber and the Governor. CEO Wil Pineau, Vice-President Woody Foster, Secretary Roz Griffiths and Councilor Mario Ebanks joined Mr. […]

Cayman Islands Chamber offers to lead new policy discussions surrounding crime

The Chamber of Commerce has stepped up to offer to mediate renewed discussions on the current state and solutions to the rising crime rates in the Cayman Islands. “We are not interested in just another discussion. The idea is to bring together the previous work done in this area and take a multidisciplinary approach to […]

Cayman Islands Chamber, UCCI unveil first videos in ‘Cayman Careers’ series promoting skilled trades

The first videos in a new series developed by the Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce have been unveiled. In partnership with the University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI), the ‘Cayman Careers’ series will take a closer look at the vocational jobs and skilled trades available to young residents and those wanting to try something […]

YCLA recipient inspires youth, as Cayman Islands Chamber programme reached 700 students milestone

The 2018 Mentoring Cayman class gathered for the annual students and mentors luncheon last week (Thursday, February 22) at the Wharf Restaurant. Mentoring Cayman, first introduced in 2002, is a year-long programme introduced by the Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce that partners high-achieving year 11 students from public and private schools with an influential and […]

Cayman Islands Golden Apple Awards returns to recognise outstanding educators

The Golden Apple Awards is returning this year, with public & private school educators set to be recognised by their peers, friends and students at the gala event at The Ritz Carlton on Saturday, 26th May. The Golden Apple Awards was first introduced in 2007 in partnership with the Ministry of Education, with the event […]