November 15, 2019

Archives for October 3, 2019

The Publisher speaks: “Month of the Older Person”

By Joan E. Wilson I know this has been published before here on iNews Cayman but Colin has asked me to republish it again. of course I have to obey my husband, don’t I? LOL. I wanted to read this at the government sponsored event at Pedro Castle, last Tuesday (i) but it was not […]

PETITION: The Cayman Islands NEEDS a Film Commission!

There’s no formal Cayman Islands Film Commission. This affects local businesses and young Caymanians. Film productions spend a lot of money on our islands and provide young Caymanians with valuable experience.    We need to write the Film Commission into Legislature in order to attract more film productions to the island. In order to do […]

Cayman: WORC to discontinue English Language Testing

Workforce Opportunities and Residency Cayman (WORC), wishes to advise that effective October 14th 2019 the Department will no longer be conducting English Language Tests (ELTs).  The ELT is a condition stipulated on work permits of persons who are from non-English speaking countries.  Such persons coming to work in the Cayman Islands are required to have a […]

The Cayman Islands to receive new H145 [helicopter]

HEMS/SAR The Cayman Islands is due to receive another Airbus H145 helicopter later this year, costing just under $10 million IMAGE: The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service’s H145 helicopter, which it received back in March For more on this story go to: https://www.airmedandrescue.com/latest/news/cayman-islands-receive-new-h145

Cayman: Mother-daughter divers help break world record

By Beth Ann Miller From Daily American Conemaugh Township Area Middle/High School music teacher Mari Grace Lingenfelter and her daughter Kadiya joined in a record-setting dive July 20 on Grand Cayman Island to help raise money for breast cancer research. They were among 107 women to grasp each other’s hands along a 300-foot rope line and […]

Cartoon of the week

By Tony Zuvela, Cartoonist “It’s my own little World which I can escape to everyday and create a fun, weird, berserk Cartoon to whatever subject I like. I enjoy doing all the work myself, and all the aspects of Cartooning, and seeing my work out there and the reactions it gets.” http://www.berserkalert.com.au/shop.htm Buy this Cartoon’s […]

Cayman: Government restates support for one Cayman Carnival

The Ministry of Culture has reiterated today (Tuesday, 1 October 2019) that the Government approved weekend for Grand Cayman Carnival is the second week of May (9 May, 2020).  After lengthy deliberations, the Government, earlier this year, decided that the most suitable schedule for Cayman Islands carnivals would be: to hold junior carnival on the […]

Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman, announces first annual Cayman Rejuvenate

GEORGE TOWN, GRAND CAYMAN – October 1, 2019 – The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman is pleased to announce the first-ever Cayman Rejuvenate – A Mind & Body Wellness Festival in the Caribbean, a three-day event that will encompass a holistic lifestyle approach to health, wellness, self-love and overall well being. With barefoot access to the tranquil Seven Mile Beach, […]

Disney Cruise Line announces 2021 itineraries, will open bookings this week

By Anrdea Romano From MSN If you’re looking for the most magical cruise on Earth, Disney Cruise Line has some exciting new itineraries for you in 2021. Disney Cruise Line is opening bookings for its spring 2021 voyages to the public this week, according to a statement by the company. In addition to the new itineraries, the cruise […]

Cayman Airways: Restricted travel rules for some MacBook Pro devices

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued a safety notice to all airlines regarding the recall of the older model Apple MacBook Pro Retina Display 15-inch laptops sold between 2015 and 2017. The FAA said the recall is because the batteries may overheat and pose a fire safety risk aboard aircrafts. The units affected are […]