December 6, 2019

Gadget of the week

Mini Scooters Designed Using Original Volkswagen Beetle Parts By Mirko Humbert From Designer Daily On top of having top-notch mechanics skills, Brent Walter is a pretty creative guy with a taste for design. Using parts of original Volkswagen Beetles, he built these cool mini-bikes that prominently display one of the most unique design features of the car. […]

Cayman: Referendum delayed for Judicial Review

Premier’s statement on judge’s decision on referendum GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin said today that his concern that the referendum on Government’s proposed cruise berthing and cargo port project would be delayed has been realised. “As I have been saying for the past few weeks, the referendum was at risk,” Mr. […]

Facebook wants to give a large donation to Chabad.org, but they need your help

From Chabad Can Chabad.org secure a $100,000 grant from Facebook? Well, you might hold the answer… You see, TODAY (Tuesday), Facebook is going to match donations made on Facebook.com, up to 7 million dollars, with a limit of $100,000 per charity. So while your donation to Chabad.org is always greatly appreciated and goes to a […]

Cayman: Woman charged with two offenses relating to the CONCACAF investigation

From RCIPS A 45-year-old-woman of George Town was arrested and charged today for the offence of Conspiracy to Defraud and Converting Criminal Property. These charges are in relation to the CONCACAF investigation that was launched in 2014. She was bailed to attend court on 7 January, 2020. The woman is a civilian employee with the […]

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 […]

European Parliament sends rule of law fact-finding mission to Malta

Maltese investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia was killed in a car bomb attack in 2017. She had been investigating possible corruption in relation to a government contract for a new power station. Demonstrators have been calling for the resignation of the country’s Prime Minister, Joseph Muscat, for his poor handling of the inquiry into her […]

Cayman: Caymanian Voices National Survey

Mobile surveying and Pre-surveying available!Call for more information 924-3111 or 924-3113. Should the Cayman Islands legalise a national lottery?Should the Cayman Islands legalise casinos?Should the Cayman Islands legalise same sex marriages?Should the Cayman Islands legalise same sex unions?Should the Cayman Islands decriminalise marijuana, beyond medicinal use?Should the Cayman Islands legalise marijuana, beyond medicinal use? #CVNS#CaymanianVoicesNationalSurvey#CaymanIslands […]

Offshore captives outperform commercial casualty sector: AM Best

Captive insurance companies in Bermuda, Cayman and Barbados rated by AM Best have outperformed the segment’s counterparts in the commercial casualty sector, the rating agency said.  Meanwhile, in 2018 net premiums earned by captives in Bermuda, Cayman and Barbados surpassed $3.5 billion for the first time. In a market segment report titled Rated Bermuda, Cayman […]

Destination of the week

Sleep with the fishes: Australia’s first underwater hotel rooms open on Great Barrier Reef Beneath the surface of the $10 million Reefworld Pontoon lie Australia’s first undersea hotel rooms By Alyx Gorman From The Guardian UK For $799 a night, tourists now have the opportunity to live out a Finding Nemo dream or a Dead […]

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 […]