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Archives for December 9, 2019

Cayman: HMCI and DPSC statement on earthquake

At 1:12 am local time this morning, a 5.0 Magnitude earthquake occurred 47 miles east south east of East End, Grand Cayman. The Department of Public Safety Communications 911 (DPSC) is the after-hours focal point for major incidents and contacts Hazard Management Cayman Islands to activate the National Emergency Operations Centre if required. DPSC received […]

Cayman: MITIAMA commences International Trade and Investment Global Survey and Strategy

The Ministry of International Trade, Investment, Aviation and Maritime Affairs (MITIAMA/The Ministry) has taken the first steps in developing an international trade and investment strategy by appointing KPMG in the Cayman Islands as the consultants for the project, as a result of a public procurement process. Announced in December 2018 by Premier McLaughlin, amidst rapidly […]

Female farmers of India

Design to Empower the Female Farmers of India Designer: Jordan Westerberg Client: S4S Technologies From Core77 Designing products for multinational corporations and their alluring target markets, and designing products for low-income, rural consumers are two very different worlds. Jordan Westerberg, industrial designer with social venture development firm Factor[e], has worked in both. Through a recent […]

Grant Thornton in the Cayman Islands raise over $10,000 for charities at 3rd Annual Golf Day

9 December 2019 On November 12th, Grant Thornton Cayman Islands presented the Cayman Islands Humane Society with a cheque for over US$8000, further to fundraising efforts from their annual golf event. Each November, over 90 budding golfers from around the globe, come together at North Sound golf course for the ‘Grant Thornton Golf Championship’, which […]

Cayman: Welcome a new decade with a bang with the restaurants of Camana Bay this New Year’s Eve

All are invited to welcome in 2020, the start of a new decade, with a free fireworks show at Camana Bay this New Year’s Eve. The restaurants of the Town Centre are presenting a 9 p.m. fireworks show, perfectly timed for the beginning or end of a festive New Year’s Eve dining experience enjoyed at […]

Vintage logos

Reagan Ray’s Visual Database of Vintage Logos By Rain Noe From Core 77 Record labels, car brands, video game consoles, ’80s action figures and more In his spare time, Texas-based web designer Reagan Ray maintains a blog with an extremely thorough collection of logos, primarily vintage. It’s the kind of thing that would take you […]

Fortune Star Digital Asset Fund locks over 85% of LFE cash tokens

Fortune Star Digital Asset Fund (a professional Cayman Islands investment fund) has secured 3,547,437,988 LFE Cash tokens for its flagship digital asset fund that has been launched this week. The deal itself was completed by its parent group Fortune Star Investments Ltd way back at the LFE ITO closing. FSI have provided much needed working […]

This wellness retreat in the Cayman Islands kicked my ass—and I liked it

By Jillian Sellers From Cosmopolitan If you’re into fitness, the Cayman Rejuvenate wellness retreat hosted by The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman (fun fact, it’s pronounced “Cay-mahn,” not “Cay-man”) is totally for you. And if you’re really not that into fitness, this retreat is still for you. Thankfully for me, a person who falls between those two categories, the […]

Ogier named Offshore Law Firm of the Year a record fifth time with Legal 500 UK win

Ogier has been named Legal 500 UK Offshore Law Firm of the Year 2020, a firm-record fifth time it has received the accolade from a major industry body in one year. Other industry bodies which have named Ogier Offshore Law Firm of the Year in 2019 include Asian Legal Business, The Lawyer, Wealthbriefing and Legal […]

National Finals Rodeo celebrates 35th year in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Since 1985, the National Finals Rodeo has provided a huge event in Las Vegas every December. This year, the Wrangler NFR will kicked off on Dec. 5 and runs for ten consecutive days. The Top 15 PRCA contestants in bareback riding, steer wrestling, team roping, saddle bronc riding, tie-down roping and bull riding, plus barrel […]