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Archives for March 12, 2019

Cayman Islands Ministry of Health re-tenders contract for construction of Long-Term Residential Mental Health Facility

The Ministry of Health last week published a request for tenders on the Long-Term Residential Mental Health Facility (LTRMHF) project. In order to encourage small and medium sized contractors to submit bids, the Ministry divided the project into five packages which are outlined below: Tender Package 1 : Enabling Works (Site preparation with site services) […]

The Editor speaks: More mental health woes

I have just checked our data base on iNews Cayman and in the last two years we have published nearly twenty articles, including editorials on mental health. Most have covered the lack of mental health facilities here and inadequate funds in government budgets to help provide adequate assistance to the ever increasing numbers of persons […]

New Year, new improvements at Grand Cayman’s Sunset House

From Sport Diver Voted “One of the Top Dive Resorts in the Caribbean” by Scuba Diving’s readers in its 2019 Readers Choice Awards, Grand Cayman’s Sunset House continues to raise the bar on guest experiences to satisfy their dedicated repeat visitors. Already this year Sunset House has launched the first of its two new dive […]

FAA says Boeing will fix 737 Max 8 system

From FOX KTVU BEIJING (AP) – The Federal Aviation Administration says it expects Boeing will soon complete improvements to an automated anti-stall system that is suspected of contributing to a deadly crash of a Boeing 737 Max 8 in October. The FAA said Monday that Boeing will also update training requirements and flight crew manuals related […]

Why some startups are choosing to incorporate in the Cayman Islands

By Jonathan Prezman From SEEDLEGALS In addition to being a great destination for beautiful beaches, the Cayman Islands are also a global financial centre (the fifth largest banking sector in the world), with a number of major banks, leading global financial institutions, accountancy practices and offshore law firms.  Most interestingly perhaps is the huge number […]

An apple a day

An apple a day keeps the doctor away From reuters Medical information is often complicated to decipher. Our highly acclaimed, consumer health coverage is designed to help you meet the public’s need for credible, health and wellbeing information. We spoke with the Reuters health team to understand how their coverage allows our clients to keep consumers […]

London Fashion Week

Strut into London Fashion Week with Reuters Connect By Clare Cavanagh, Reuters Community As Somerset House makes the final touches for London Fashion Week 2019, let’s take a look into the Reuters Connect archives to remember LFW’s historic moments. Excitement is in the air as the fashion industry eagerly awaits the opening of one of the […]

China official says West using Christianity to ‘subvert’ power

From Newsmax Western forces are trying to use Christianity to influence China’s society and even “subvert” the government, a senior official said, warning that Chinese Christians needed to follow a Chinese model of the religion. China’s constitution guarantees religious freedom, but since President Xi Jinping took office six years ago, the government has tightened restrictions […]

Consolidated Water sets Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Conference Call for Monday, March 18, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. ET

NEWS PROVIDED BYConsolidated Water Co. Ltd.  Mar 11, 2019, 08:31 ET GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, March 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. (Nasdaq Global Select Market: CWCO), a leading developer and operator of seawater desalination plants, will hold a conference call on Monday, March 18, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time to discuss results for the fourth quarter and full year […]

Family awarded NZ$5 million after passenger’s death on cruise ship

From Stuff.NZ A US federal jury says Royal Caribbean Cruises owes US$3.38 million (NZ$4.94m) to the family of a passenger who died during an Alaskan cruise. The jury returned its verdict in Miami federal court last week. Court records show Richard Puchalski was with his family on the Explorer of the Seas in 2016. A […]