December 11, 2019

Archives for October 28, 2019

Cayman: CPR seeks legal clarification on Referendum Bill

CPR Cayman as a non-profit organisation and grass roots initiative made up of a diverse group of Caymanian Concerned Citizens has taken legal advice on the Referendum Bill to be debated in the Legislative Assembly on 28 October 2019. Broadhurst Attorneys-at-Law representing CPR Cayman have today sent a letter to Government expressing concerns, along with […]

Cayman Cruise Berthing and Enhanced Cargo Facilities Referendum Debate by Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin MBE, JP, MLA Legislative Assembly 28 October 2019

Our purpose here today is to pass this bill and create the legislation necessary to facilitate the holding of Cayman’s first people-initiated referendum. Mr. Speaker, before I talk about the legislation itself, I hope the House will allow me just to reflect a little on the history and the process that has brought us to […]

The Editor speaks: CPR Cayman now don’t want the Referendum (AS IS!!!)

I’m sure you’ve read the Premier’s response to the Legal Opinion on the Cruise Berthing Referendum and what the Opinion concludes. We have published both under Breaking News yesterday as soon as we received it. Other local media houses have done the same. CPR Cayman engaged the local legal firm Broadhurst to seek an Opinion […]

Kingston Properties CEO Kevin Richards proceeds to fund acquisitions in Jamaica and Cayman

Kingston Properties readies for $2- billion rights issue on November 8 By Durrant Pate From Jamaica Observer Kingston Properties has announced November 8 as the date for its $2 billion renounceable Rights Issue.The real estate investment trust company is seeking to raise approximately $2 billion by offering to its existing ordinary shareholders the opportunity to […]

Short term drought forecast for Cayman Islands

CariCOF warns long term drought is evolving in much of Caribbean region CMC From Nation News BRIDGETOWN –The Barbados-based Caribbean Climate Outlook Forum (CariCOF) says long term severe drought is imminent in Belize and evolving or possible in much of the Caribbean region, sparking concerns for freshwater availability. In its latest edition of the Caribbean […]

Cayman: Two stabbing incidents under investigation, 28 October

From RCIPS Shortly before 3:30AM on Saturday, 26 October, the 9-1-1 Communications Centre dispatched officers to a report of a serious assault at the Sky Lounge bar on Mary Street in George Town. It was reported that a man had been involved in an altercation with other men inside the bar and had been stabbed […]

Recipe of the week

Shrimp Satay Skewer Shooters with Thai Spicy Peanut Sauce By HOST THE TOAST From Yummly 24 Ingredients 43 Minutes 710 Calories Author: Morgan Prep Time: 30 mins Cook Time: 13 mins Total Time: 43 minutes Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds shrimp (peeled and deveined) 1/2 cup unsweetened coconut milk 1 clove garlic (minced) 1/2 tablespoon ground tumeric 1/2 tablespoon fish sauce 1 teaspoon red curry paste 1 teaspoon ground coriander 1/2 teaspoon sugar 1/4 teaspoon ginger (dried) 1 tablespoon coconut cream 1 can coconut milk 1 1/2 tablespoons red […]

Cayman: New equipment helps CIFS on the road

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – New equipment has arrived at the Cayman Islands Fire Service (CIFS) designed to tackle road traffic collisions.             Four complete sets of Holmatro road rescue hydraulic cutting and spreading tools, with associated modern road traffic collision extrication equipment, were added to the inventory of the CIFS this month. The equipment is now […]

Motley Fool says: The ultrarich have $13 Billion at this offshore bank – Here’s why you should buy

Bank of N.T. Butterfield may not be a household name for most people, but it’s an institution for offshore banking. It’s also cheap and pays a very high dividend yield. By Jason Hall (TMFVelvetHammer) From Motley Fool The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited (NYSE:NTB) doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue. Chances are, it’s also not […]

Case against Chidambaram not conjecture, but serious offence [Company registered in Cayman]

SOURCE: IANS From sifynews New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation’s case against senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram in the INX Media scam is not mere conjecture. In its review petition filed before the Supreme Court, the probe agency says rather it is strongly pivoted on three key evidences — crucial disclosure […]