January 25, 2020

Cayman: 3 charged for drug offenses following George Town Search

From RCIPS Shortly after 5:30AM on Wednesday, 22 January, officers executed a warrant at a residence off Shedden Road in George Town. During a search of the premises, quantities of ganja and cocaine were recovered and two men, ages 22 of West Bay, and 35 of George Town, and a woman, age 23 of George […]

Cayman: Civil servants earn certification in anti-money laundering

Civil servants representing the Ministry of Employment and Border Control, Royal Cayman Islands Police Service, Customs and Border Control, Financial Reporting Authority and Department of Commerce and Investment recently completed a five-day professional certification course on anti-money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT). “This training again demonstrates Government’s commitment to AML/CFT, by continuing […]

25 Jan 2020 Weather in Cayman

25 Jan Sat 2020 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Light north to northeasterly winds and slight seas will continue over the Cayman area for the next 24 hours in association with a slack pressure gradient over the Northwest Caribbean. Humidity: 62% (DOWN from yesterday)UV: 8.2 VERY HIGH (UP from yesterday)Temperature: Today’s expected temperatures – 67°F to […]

OECS celebrates International Day of Education

Education has always existed alongside man. Distinguished from schooling, education focuses on the acquisition of knowledge and understanding of our world and the values to navigate life. The process of learning is central to humanity. This perspective is echoed in American philosopher, psychologist, and educational reformer John Dewey’s statement: “Education is not preparation for Life; Education is […]

The Editor speaks: Referendum Judicial Review wraps up

It has always seemed ironic to me that the Cruise Port Referendum (CPR) group, who have been pushing for a Referendum and got their wish, are now saying the Referendum Law, passed by the Legislative Assembly last month should be struck down because it does not meet “an idealistic standard”. It’s like crying ‘foul’ when […]

Cayman: WORC announces the appointment of Kyle McLean as Deputy Director for Business Operations

Workforce Opportunities & Residency Cayman (WORC) would like to announce the appointment of Kyle McLean as the Deputy Director for Business Operations, effective 9 January 2020. Mr. McLean has over 19 years’ experiences as a civil servant, beginning in 2000 when he served as a Budget  Liaison Officer with the Budget & Management Unit. In […]

TKK Symphony Acquisition Corporation announces further extension of Expiration Date of Tender Offer for its Ordinary Shares

Beijing, Jan. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —  TKK Symphony Acquisition Corporation (Nasdaq: TKKS) (“TKK” or the “Company”) today announced that it has further extended the expiration date of its previously announced tender offer to purchase up to 25,000,000 ordinary shares at a purchase price of $10.28 per share in cash plus a contingent cash payment […]

Delta launches nonstop flight from New York’s JFK to Grand Cayman

From eTurbo News Cayman Islands Department of Tourism and Delta Air Lines announce nonstop service from JFK to Grand Cayman Delta Air Lines will add a new seasonal flight between Grand Cayman and New York, N.Y., starting June 13, 2020. The flight will operate on Saturdays through August 20, 2020, between John F. Kennedy International Airport […]

Global Monensin Market 2020 predicted to flourish with dominant players Cayman Chemical, Elanco, ApexBio, Sigma-Aldrich

By Lisa Pepper From Melanian News The Global Monensin Market 2020 published an extensive research report based on the Global Monensin Market underscoring vital occurrences, and statistics of the ongoing industry. The global Monensin market report also sheds light on market size, share, demand, production, value, sales, and revenue and provides precise evaluations coupled with authentic market […]

Whistle-blowers simultaneously report their Florida Hedge Fund to SEC And NBC [Fund Domiciled in the Cayman Islands]

By Tracey Longo From Financial Advisor Magazine Employees of TCA Fund Management Group girded their whistle-blower report filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission by going to the media with accusations that the Florida-based firm has inflated both its earnings and assets for years. According to the whistle-blowers, the TCA Fund Management Group, which conducts […]