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Archives for August 4, 2019

The Editor speaks: Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is not a subject I feel comfortable to write about. Why is that? Am I embarrassed at someone thinking I’m a pervert? Probably, but it is inborn in me from my early youth – yes I am in my mid seventies, when breastfeeding was a subject people didn’t speak about. In fact is wasn’t […]

Cayman: Deputy Governor unveils DG’s 5K 2019 logo

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – August 1, 2019……Today, Hon. Franz Manderson, MBE, Cert Hon., JP – Deputy Governor, proudly unveiled the new DG’s 5k 2019 logo. The logo, which is refreshed every year, is designed to celebrate the various charitable recipients it aims to support. “I am thrilled to be able to work closely with the […]

Cayman Islands: HMCI and DPSC hold joint workshop on public emergency alerts

·         Workshop discussed a new Radio Alert system ·         Alerts will interrupt public radio transmissions following a sudden onset disaster In 2018, Hazard Management Cayman Islands (HMCI) in collaboration with the Department of Public Safety Communications (DPSC) commenced the installation of an integrated versatile radio alert system solution. This constitutes Phase I of the National Emergency Notification […]

Cayman: July Funerals 2019

Edward Clarke Blagrove    27 March 1924 – 3 Jul 2019   Boatswain Bay Ellese Adella (McLean) McLaughlin   10 Feb 1923  – 6 Jul 2019   Creek Samuel Mckoney Bodden    14 May 1944 – 10 Jul 2019   East End Ronald L Kipp                                                      – 22 Jul 2019 Henry Mansfield Conolly                                   – 26 Jul 2019   Prospecct Latasha Yvette Berry      28 […]

UK: Tory MPs praised tax haven island [Cayman] after it took them on free trip worth £17,000

By Dan Bloom From Daily Mirror UK Sir Graham Brady and Sir Michael Fallon took the free trip paid for by the Cayman Islands government – and then defended its actions in the ongoing tax havens row Two top Tory MPs sung the praises of a tax haven after its government invited them on free […]

Cayman: Ogier advise on sale of Comfort Suites

Ogier advises in sale of Comfort Suites Hotel & Resort in Grand Cayman Ogier has acted for Seven Mile Suites Ltd in the sale of the Comfort Suites Hotel & Resort at Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman, to Dart.  The Ogier team was led by partner James Bergstrom and included senior associate Cynthia Anandajayasekeram and […]

Jesse Jackson rigs up

Cayman: Jesse Jackson Rigs up for Pan Am Debut We caught up with Jesse today (Aug 1), as he prepares for his Pan American debut this Saturday, 03 Aug.  Note, Jesse will sail for two days (Aug 3 & 4), followed by a rest day (Aug 5) and then three more days of sailing (Aug […]

Cayman: Empowering parents for World Breastfeeding Week

For World Breastfeeding Week this year, the Health Services Authority (HSA) in partnership with the Cayman Islands Breastfeeding Support Group is encouraging parents in Cayman to become empowered with the information and resources they need to realise their breastfeeding goals.  Celebrated every year from 1 to 7 August, World Breastfeeding Week encourages breastfeeding and improves […]

Cayman Pal : A quick update!

“Business has only two functions – marketing and innovation.”- Milan Kundera Can you believe it is now the beginning of August? Soon it will be Christmas and 2020 at the very blink of an eye!Anyways, we hope everyone has enjoyed their week so far and is looking forward to a nice, relaxing weekend. Just a […]

Cayman: DG’s 5K Challenge: Spotlight on Platinum Sponsor, Appleby

·         Platinum sponsor Appleby pledges $17,500 donation to sixth annual DG’s 5K. ·         2019 Challenge will benefit three deserving charities supporting some of Cayman’s most vulnerable people: Cayman Islands Crisis Centre, Special Needs Foundation Cayman and Alex Panton Foundation. ·         The popular walk/run will be held on 29 September in Grand Cayman and 15 September in Cayman Brac. […]