December 15, 2019

Cayman: Diversity, technology & business negotiation to be discussed at Int’l Women in Shipping Conference

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – A top hostage negotiator, the CEO of a company which supplies environmental products to ship owners and operators and the heads of two maritime technology firms are all part of an impressive line-up of speakers scheduled to speak at the 2019 Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA) AGM & […]

Hidden dangers in bargain beauty products

From Newsmax Stocking up on the latest beauty products can be costly. Is it possible to save money and still put your best face forward? You may luck out and find things on sale at reputable retailers. But beware of prices that seem too good to be true on the internet or from sellers that […]

18 Oct 2019 Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 TC

18 Oct Fri 2019Tropical ReportATLANTICTropical Weather Outlook For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL800 AM EDT Fri Oct 18 TC 16: DANGEROUS STORM SURGE AND TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS EXPECTED ALONG PORTIONS OF THE NORTHERN GULF COAST LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT For the Eastern North Pacific:Tropical Weather […]

Memory tests for seniors may not be effective for women

From Newsmax Are some tests designed to measure memory declines missing signs of trouble in women? New research suggests that might be the case. More women than men were diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) when sex-specific scores were used on memory tests, researchers report. They explained that women generally score higher on verbal memory […]

Cayman: J Nez praises Caribbean women

From The Jamaica Star Cayman-based singjay/rapper J Nez is confident that his single Island Pretty will become party anthem all over the Caribbean. The song, produced by J Nez, is featured on his debut EP A King’s Paradise, which was released earlier this year. “Caribbean women are some of the most beautiful women in the world; I love […]

Cayman: Three Maples partners named among “50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds”

The Hedge Fund Journal recently released its 2019 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds report, naming some of the world’s highest rated individuals. Among the prestigious list of industry experts, three partners from Maples and Calder, the Maples Group’s law firm, were honoured: Gwyneth Rees, Harjit Kaur and Heidi de Vries. Now in its seventh […]

Investing for women: Why and how to get started

by Madison Blancaflor From The Simple Dollar According to Ellevest, an investment platform created by women for women, “of all the assets controlled by women, 71% is in cash – aka not invested.” Statistically, women are less likely to invest, and even those who do invest tend to wait until they are older to start. Most […]

Cayman: 100 Women in Finance to host Mixology Competition for GirlForce100

100WF Philanthropy Committee are hosting our Annual Corporate Mixology Competition next week, Thursday September 26th. This year, the fundraising efforts are dedicated to 100WF’s Cayman 2019 philanthropic beneficiary, GirlForce 100, our flagship mentoring programme. GirlForce 100 pairs professional women from 100WF’s membership with female Caymanian public high school students, who have an interest and potential in a career in finance, but […]

Indian Outfits

Common Indian Outfits to Add to Your Wardrobe India is rich in traditions and diversity in most of what they do. They have diverse ceremonies, forms of entertainment and unique designs and styles of outfits. Indian fashion has grown over the past year but it has not left out its traditional attires. They have been […]

The Caribbean Fashion Showroom is open for business

Bridgetown, BARBADOS, September 16, 2019. The Caribbean Fashion Showroom is now open for business online.  Featuring designers from across the CARIFORUM, the Caribbean Fashion Showroom is poised to become the online place to find Caribbean designers and purchase online. An initiative of the Caribbean Export Development Agency in collaboration with the European Union, the Caribbean Fashion Showroom […]