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Archives for September 16, 2019

Cayman: Ministry updates industry on financial services matters

The Ministry of Financial Services updated hundreds of industry practitioners in the Cayman Islands on the latest developments within financial services on Friday, 6 September at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman. The event, which had over 400 attendees, featured presentations from the Minister of Financial Services, the Hon Tara Rivers, as well as Ministry representatives from […]

Cayman: CUC Boys’ PFL opening rally set for this Saturday [21]

The 2019 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) Opening Rally takes place this Saturday, September 21 beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the traditional home of local football, the T.E. McField Sports Field (Annex Field) in George Town. Defending champions Cayman Prep look to add yet another prize to their rapidly expanding trophy cabinet as they search […]

The Editor speaks: Impatience

Last Saturday I experienced two instances of impatience from two young drivers in the space of three hours. One was directed at me and the other instance was against my wife, Joan. Mine was at a gas station where I had stopped to drop off a passenger. After that task I was maneuvering my car […]

Cayman: Primary School Girls kick-off 2019 season

Girls’ youth football was the overall winner this past Saturday, September 14 as the 2019 CUC Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) Opening Rally kicked off the 2019 CUC GPFL season. With eight schools participating in this year’s Opening Rally, which included Bodden Town Primary, Prospect Primary, George Town Primary, Savannah Primary, Sir John A. Cumber […]

Cayman: 20-megawatt energy storage project to deliver for consumers and the environment

GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS: 16 September 2019. OfReg has today announced that it has approved a 20-Megawatt (MW) utility-scale battery energy storage project for CUC, paving the way for annual consumer savings of approximately CI$5 million. The Office authorised CUC to issue a solicitation for the energy storage project to be implemented in 2020/21. The […]

Governor tours Sunrise Adult Training Centre and opens Studio

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – His Excellency the Governor, Mr. Martyn Roper toured the Sunrise Adult Training Centre (SRC) in West Bay on Thursday (12 September) and gave a “surprise performance”. During the two-hour visit, instigated by the Governor’s Office, Mr. Roper met staff and clients and officially opened the facility’s state-of-the-art multi-media production studio. The studio was […]

Recipe of the week

Chow Mein Noodles By RAMSHACKLE PANTRY From Yummly 11 Ingredients 90 Minutes 520 Calories Ingredients  156 grams bread flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 eggs water oil (for frying in wok) 2 tablespoons  corn starch 1/2 cup chicken broth (omit for vegetarian) 2 tablespoons soy sauce 1 tablespoon sesame oil 1 tablespoon sambal oelek 1 teaspoon fish sauce (omit for vegetarian) Instructions Raw Homemade Chinese Noodles In large bowl, mix flour and salt In separate […]

Cayman: Registration now open for intro to software development courses

Cayman Code Academy is utilising the proven curriculum of Code Fellows, an internationally recognised coding school No prerequisites or previous experience required for 100-level courses Cayman Enterprise City (CEC) in partnership with the University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) and internationally recognised code education experts Code Fellows, have announced that registration is now open for Cayman Code Academy (CCA), Cayman’s […]

Rogelio Ribas, M.D., named Corporative Vice President of Baptist Health International

MIAMI – September 16, 2019 — Baptist Health International, a part of Baptist Health South Florida, has named Rogelio E. Ribas, M.D., corporate vice president. His responsibilities include developing and overseeing the implementation of Baptist Health International’s strategic plan, including growth initiatives, resource allocation, long-range planning and leadership development.  “Dr. Ribas’ wealth of experience and considerable […]

A Leon on the Trans-Siberian railway

On its 20th anniversary, and with the fourth generation about to be presented, more than two million units of the SEAT compact have been sold since 1999 Placed in a straight line, they would stretch for more than 9,000 kilometres, the same distance covered by the legendary Trans-Siberian train The growth and internationalisation experienced by the […]