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Archives for December 5, 2019

Road closures for Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon, Sunday 8 December

From RCIPS The 2019 Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon will be taking place this Sunday, 8 December, from 5:00AM to 11:30AM. There will be several road closures along its route. We ask that motorists travelling in these areas on Sunday be mindful of the safety of participants and spectators. Police will be on hand to direct […]

Cayman: Blackbeard’s new flagship store opens

BLACKBEARD’S ANNOUNCES THE GRAND OPENING OF A NEW LANDMARK STORE IN CAMANA BAY GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, 5 December 2019: Tomorrow morning Blackbeard’s will welcome the newest addition to its retail store network across the Cayman Islands. Opening its doors next door to the new Foster’s in Camana Bay, the 4,000- square- foot store offers […]

The Editor speaks: You MUST come forward

Dinesh Asanka Fernando Wannukawatta-Waduge, age 36, a Sri-Lankan national working in Cayman, died from injuries he had received during an incident at Bananas Bar in Dolphin Plaza on Eastern Avenue early Saturday morning, 30 November. The RCIPS are appealing for witnesses. RCIPS detectives have been reviewing CCTV footage taken during the incident, and have determined […]

Cayman: Water Authority Laboratory accreditation extended

Following another successful audit by the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA), the Water Authority Laboratory’s Accreditation has been extended through November 2021. This accreditation ensures that the Laboratory meets the A2LA’s ISO 17025:2017 accreditation standard. “The 17025 ISO accreditation standard was revised in 2017 and focuses on technology developments. This pushed us to stay […]

Cayman Islands Tourism Association Members Only Meeting with Verdant Isle Port Partners and Senior Government Officials

The Cayman Islands Tourism Association (CITA) Board of Directors are urging its members and the public at large to make every effort to get informed prior to the upcoming referendum on the Cruise Berthing Facility. As a representative association of tourism related business members, the CITA Board of Directors understands the community’s divisiveness on the […]

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: Court decision to delay referendum

Verdant Isle Port Partners look forward to the outcome of the judicial review hearing for the proposed cruise berthing and cargo port project, which is expected take place in January 2020. Verdant Isle Port Partners believes the information being distributed to date via a variety of channels including public and stakeholder meetings, social media, online […]

Cayman: Police identify victim, appeal for witnesses in Eastern Avenue death investigation – UPDATE

Update: Men Charged in Eastern Avenue Death, 6 December One of the men arrested in relation to the below incident, age 24 of Cayman Brac, has been charged with Assault ABH. The other two men, ages 20 and 22 of George Town, have been charged with Manslaughter. They are appearing in court this morning, 6 […]

Cayman: Several packages of ganja recovered from vehicle

From RCIPS Shortly after 10:00PM on Saturday, 30 November, officers on patrol in George Town attended a restaurant on School Road. While at the location officers smelt a strong scent of ganja nearby. As a result a search was conducted with the assistance of police K-9 Shadow. The dog led officers to a vehicle at […]

Cayman: Ministry of CPI appoints Energy Policy Coordinator

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – The Ministry of Commerce, Planning and Infrastructure (CPI) has appointed Kristen Augustine as Energy Policy Coordinator, effective October 28, 2019. In her role, Mrs. Augustine will assist the Ministry to deliver mission critical initiatives under the National Energy Policy. She will also monitor Government’s position on emerging trends in the energy sector […]