November 19, 2019

Archives for October 8, 2019

SEBI bars foreign portfolio investors based in Mauritius, Cayman Islands and more

By Bhumika Khatri From Inc42 Only FPIs located in Financial Action Task Force countries will be allowed to deal in participatory notes At present, FATF has a 39-member body The new rule is expected to impact many public equity funds and hedge funds In its latest notification, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) […]

Cayman Islands Fuel Market Assessment commences

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands 8 October 2019 The winning bidder of the formal Request for Proposal to perform the economic and competition assessment of the fuels markets across the Cayman Islands has commenced work. The Principal Consultants from Economics Partners Limited, a Hong Kong based firm with global regulatory and economics expertise, arrived in the […]

Cayman: Road Safety Conference returns for second year

NRA will host second annual Road Safety Week conference on 29 October – 1 November.  The conference is free to attend; prospective attendees can email [email protected] or call 946-7780. GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The National Roads Authority (NRA) will host the second annual Road Safety Week, building on the success of last year’s inaugural conference. Set to take […]

The Editor speaks: A Radio/Telethon without a Telethon

The 40th NCVO Radio/Telethon is going ahead on Saturday October 19th at The Prospect Playhouse without the Telethon. With only two weeks of being on air CITN, as it was known then, (the for-runner of the marketing name Cayman27) televised the NCVO Telethon as a separate broadcast from the Radiothon. It was 32 years ago. […]

UK Minister of State for the Armed Forces to visit Cayman

From The Governor’s Office The Rt Hon Mark Lancaster TD MP, the UK Minster of State for the Armed Forces, will visit Grand Cayman from 9 to 12 October. The Minister will meet with the RCIPS Air Operations Unit to discuss disaster relief and the support offered to The Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian. The helicopter […]

Cayman: New! Physiotherapy services for children and adults

From Chatterbox Our multi-disciplinary team has expanded and now includes physiotherapy services for both children and adults. Email Freya at [email protected] for more details or call 949 7065 to book an appointment with her. We are here to help!www.chatterboxcayman.com Chatterbox | 949 7065 | [email protected] | www.chatterboxcayman.com

Cayman Islands represented at the Conservative Party Conference

Manchester, United Kingdom – Cayman Islands Represented at The Conservative Party Conference. Following participation on a panel discussion at the Labour Party conference, the Cayman Islands participated in the Conservative Party Conference, as part of the government’s ongoing commitment to engagement across the political spectrum in the UK. The Cayman presence included a stand in the exhibition […]

Cayman: It’s October… Time for a cocktail

From Jacques Scott October is Cocktail Month and Cayman Cocktail Week is back with tons of great events to keep you busy! Fancy meeting the man behind Tanqueray, learning about terroir and Belvedere vodka or celebrating Halloween like an adult (or big kid) at Agua Restaurant? We have it all. Check out the full listing […]

Cayman: Verdant Isle Port Partners Ltd. Company registration clarification

In response to recent media reports referring to the registration of Verdant Isle Port Partners Ltd. – the consortium that was named preferred bidder for the Cayman Islands cruise berthing and cargo enhancement project, the company confirms it was incorporated in the Cayman Islands as of 27 August 2019 through its service provider, Conyers Corporate Services (Cayman) […]

Howard Hughes’ 1955 Caribbean

National Packard Museum gets 1955 Caribbean bought by Howard Hughes By Andy Gray From tribune Chronicle Industrialist gave convertible for then-wife WARREN — Jean Peters didn’t like the 1955 Packard Caribbean bought for her by her future husband, Howard Hughes. The National Packard Museum loves it. The convertible, which is in pristine condition with less […]