December 7, 2019

Archives for March 2019

The Editor speaks: Which one is an April Fool’s joke?

The official publication date of today’s iNews Cayman is Monday April 1st, although it went live yesterday evening (Sunday March 31). And, as most of us know, April 1st is known around the world as April Fool’s Day or All Fool’s Day. The jokes and their victims are called April fools. People playing April Fool […]

Honouring Cayman Islands women in judicial administration

The ladies of Judicial Administration – women working for Justice in the Cayman Islands: The Court Administrator and the Hon. Chief Justice wish to thank all of the women in Judicial Administration for their stellar work and for commitment for playing their part in providing robust administration of justice to support the Judiciary and the […]

Registration for Cayman Islands Government schools now open

The registration for students enrolling in, or transferring to, Government schools for the 2019/2020 school year will open on Monday, 1st April 2019 and will close on Friday, 28th June, 2019. Registration for Government Reception is open for qualifying children aged 4 Years 0 months before 1st September 2019. That means a child born between 1st September 2014 and 31st August 2015 is eligible for reception, and that he/she must have already […]

Cayman Islands: Walkers announces admissions of 50th and 51st Caymanian Attorneys at Law

Grand Cayman, March 2019 Walkers is pleased to announce that Articled Clerks Gemma Cowan and Sophie Dibb have completed their legal training, both being called to the Cayman Islands Bar on 27th March 2019. The admission is a milestone for the young attorneys and the firm, as Gemma and Sophie represent the 50th and 51st […]

Cayman Islands International College expands offerings

ICCI EXPANDS OFFERINGS The International College has been providing residents and citizens of the Cayman Islands with a clear pathway to success since 1970. In addition to the Masters, Bachelors, and Associate Degree Programs on offer, the College is expanding its focus to include a General Education Diploma (GED) prep program. The GED prep program […]

Prince Charles opens the Cayman Islands’ new airport

By Alexander Britell and Guy Britton From Caribbean journal A new-state-of-the-art Caribbean airport opened its doors on Wednesday, with a very special guest on hand to do the honors. The United Kingdom’s Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall were on hand to officially open the new, modernized Owen Roberts International Airport in the Cayman […]

Brexit: MPs reject May’s EU withdrawal agreement/See update

From BBC MPs have rejected Theresa May’s EU withdrawal agreement on the day the UK was due to leave the EU. The government lost by 344 votes to 286, a margin of 58. It means the UK has missed an EU deadline to delay Brexit to 22 May and leave with a deal. The prime […]

Royals in Cayman Islands

Royal Visit to the Caribbean: the Cayman Islands From Prince of Wales Day 12: Today, The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall carried out engagements in The Cayman Islands. To begin, The Duchess visited Jasmine Villa Hospice, a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to providing professional, dignified and compassionate care, free of charge, to anyone […]

Draw delivers groups for the inaugural edition of the Concacaf Nations League

NOTE: League C –Group A: Barbados, Cayman Islands, Saint Martin and U.S. Virgin Islands All 41 Member Associations are set to participate in an official Concacaf tournament for the first time  Miami (Wednesday, March 27, 2019) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today conducted the official draw for the […]

We are staunchly British, says Cayman Islands premier as Charles visits

From BT UK The premier of the Cayman Islands has declared that Caymanians remain “staunchly British” as he joined the Prince of Wales on a tour of the Caribbean outcrops. As Charles began his first full day in the British Overseas Territory, Premier Alden McLaughlin described the trip as “reaffirming” ties between the UK and […]