November 18, 2019

Nevada gaming regulators move to ban Casino mogul Steve Wynn

Mogul Steve Wynn If there is ever any gossip to be had it can be found within the casino gambling industry on the internet and currently Steve Wynn is one of the hot topics reaching international headlines across the world with the latest scandal dish. As many may have already heard, there have been some […]

Cayman Islands celebrates 7,000 room stock milestone

The Cayman Islands tourism industry recently achieved a major milestone in the accommodations sector through the significant growth of over 7,000 rooms licensed and available to visitors.  This includes over 1,000 new rooms added within the past three years alone, with the condominiums and villas categories accounting for 73% of this increase. Now standing at […]

Cayman: Office of the Ombudsman releases 2018 Annual Report – police complaints top

Ombudsman Sandy Hermiston reported on the office’s first full year of operations with the tabling of the 2018 Annual Report in the Legislative Assembly. In 2018, after 3.5 short months in operation, her mandate was expanded from oversight of government decision-making and freedom of information appeals to include public complaints about police conduct and whistleblower protection […]

Cayman: Seven Mile Beach corridor development ONE Canal Point breaks ground

ONE Canal Point development begins construction on 74-unit condominium and townhome community in the Seven Mile Beach corridor Grand Cayman — Early Tuesday, the development and sales teams of ONE Canal Point, along with General Contractor Warren Greene, held an official groundbreaking of the condo and townhome community.  The informal sunrise ceremony was accented by […]

Statement on Constitutional Reform Agreed by the UK

By Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA 13 November, 2019 Good morning. Mr. Speaker, before concluding my Budget Policy Statement last Wednesday I informed this Honourable House that I had been awaiting a letter from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon, the Minister of State for the Overseas Territories on the final package of Constitutional modernisation […]

Draft Cayman Islands Constitution (Amendment) order & Lord Ahmad letter

Her Majesty, in exercise of the powers conferred upon Her by sections 5 and 7 of the West Indies Act 1962(1) and of all other powers enabling Her to do so, is pleased, by and with the advice of Her Privy Council, to order, and it is ordered, as follows: Citation, construction and commencement — This […]

The Maples Group celebrates 2000 employee milestone

The Maples Group, a leading global service provider offering clients a comprehensive range of legal, fiduciary, fund, regulatory and compliance, and entity formation and management services, marked a very important milestone in its more than 50 year history, having recently welcomed its two thousandth member of staff. Reaching the 2000 employee milestone is a testament […]

Strangling meaning

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio One of my readers emailed me worried about Power Plant regenerators. I thought his concern, along with my answer, might be interesting. The concern is one we get a lot. “All power regenerators limit current. They can only provide a percentage of the total available current in the wall. […]

Caribbean Ipa’s to make investment opportunities more attractive to foreign investors

Bridgetown, BARBADOS, 14 November 2019. The packaging and promotion of any product or service is critical to attract customers and gain sales.  The same is true for investment opportunities.  The Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export), in partnership with the Caribbean Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (CAIPA) and the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) recently […]

Conquering the Parisian skies

The first racetrack built on a rooftop in the French capital is the backdrop for a new CUPRA challenge The CUPRA Ateca demonstrates its 300 hp output on a track built 27 metres in the air featuring a special curve with a 21 degree incline WTCR World Touring Car racer Mikel Azcona switches from the […]