December 8, 2019

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 Islands National Gallery Members ONLY Christmas Party

National Gallery of the Cayman Islands, P.O. Box 10197, Grand Cayman, KY1-1002 Cayman Islands

Cayman: Garden Club decor brings festive feel to Botanic Park

The QEII Botanic Park is dressed and ready for Christmas thanks to the hard-working ladies of the Garden Club of Grand Cayman (GCGC). The Club has been dressing the Park for several years as a part of their community works and GCGC member Jill Wood, who’s role is to look after the Botanic Park promotions […]

US: Nominate for 2020 AACT National Awards

AACT National Awards 2020 Nominations Accepted NowCLICK HERE to submit a nomination for 2020 Nominations are open for these AACT National Awards: Art Cole Lifetime of Leadership Award Diamond Crown Organization Award Twink Lynch Organizational Achievement Award David C. Bryant Outstanding Service Award Distinguished Merit Award Special Recognition Award Robert E. Gard Superior Volunteer Award Shining Star […]

St. Vincent and the Grenadines ranked in the Top 100 for quality of life

From OECS Reproduced Courtesy Searchlight News Every year since Nobel Prize-winning economist Amartya Sen divulged his theses that revolutionized development, UNDP publishes a ranking of the most prosperous and socially cohesive societies on the planet – a list that also evidences which nations have the poorest record in terms of Human Development Understanding that economic […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

DCI – Office Closures and Board Meeting Dates to 2020 The Department of Commerce and Investment (DCI) wishes to advise the public of its upcoming office opening hours and board meeting dates in Grand Cayman: Office Closures: Friday, 13 December – Offices closed at noon for staff function Monday, 16 December – Office closed at […]

The Editor speaks: Heads need banging together

I applaud our Police Commissioner, Derek Byrne, for his stand to not grant road-closure permission to CayMAS nor Batabano Committee for their proposed 2020 carnival events. He said his approach “was it is not that we could not manage it or could not handle it. There were two events in quick succession requiring very high […]

World Interhash 2020

World Interhash 2020 to bring major tourism influx to Caribbean region POS, Trinidad (Sonique Solutions) – World Interhash, known within the hashing communities across the globe as the World Cup or Olympics of hashing, is set to bring a tourism boost to host country Trinidad & Tobago and the Caribbean region at large as thousands […]

Cayman: Work begins on Heroes Square

Work to add new features to Heroes Square ahead of the next National Heroes Day ceremony in January 2020 began today (Saturday, 30 November 2019). Plans to add new statuary to the site, call for the semi-circle planters currently in each corner of the square to be incorporated into the proposed monuments.       To prepare for […]

Reception of thanks to Friends of Cayman in the UK

From Cayman Islands Government Office in the UK and Europe London, United Kingdom – The Cayman Islands Government London Office hosted a Friends of Cayman dinner on Thursday evening.  The event was held at the Royal Institute of British Architects in central London and was attended by a wide range of guests who are supportive of […]