December 15, 2019

Cayman: Auditor General reports on Efficiency of Summary Courts

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The importance of an efficient and effective justice system in promoting a fair and democratic society and contributing to economic growth is well documented. Fair, accessible and efficient courts serve to create positive relations among citizens and between the individual citizen and the state, helping to build public trust and confidence in the […]

Cayman: Disney Cruise Line celebrates the season with Lighthouse School

Teaming up with the Department of Tourism as part of Disney Cruise Line’s annual holiday outreach initiatives, Disney Cruise Line Crew Members, along with beloved Disney characters Captain Mickey and Captain Minnie, shared holiday cheer with students at Lighthouse School. Joining in the festivities and lending a helping hand to distribute the gifts were Ms. Barbara Connolly, […]

Miss South Africa crowned 2019 Miss Universe

By Christina Maxouris From CNN (CNN)Miss South Africa rules all.Zozibini Tunzi was crowned Miss Universe Sunday night after excelling through rounds of swimsuit and evening gown struts, questions on social issues and one final chance to explain why she was the right choice.”I grew up in a world where a woman who looks like me — with […]

Jamaican leader calls for a war on corruption at ACP Summit

From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY., Tues. Dec. 10, 2019: A Caribbean leader attending the 9th Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP), group of nations summit in Nairobi, Kenya, is calling for a total war on corruption. Jamaica’s Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, who is attending the summit from the CARICOM region along with Prime Minister of […]

This Caribbean-born actor was named “Actor of the Year” by GQ Australia

By Stephaniek From Jamaicans.com Winston Duke, who was born in Trinidad and Tobago, received the Actor of the Year Award for 2019 from GQ Australia, He was named in association with Coach at the GQ Men of the Year celebration, which was presented by Audi in recognition of the huge impact Duke has had on […]

A new Lamborghini Huracán RWD Follow-Me at Bologna Airport

Sant’Agata Bolognese, 10 December 2019 – Automobili Lamborghini extends its collaboration with Guglielmo Marconi Airport in Bologna for the sixth time. A new Follow-Me Lamborghini Huracán RWD will be leading aircraft, towards the parking stand or taxiing out to the runway. The Huracán RWD Follow-Me, with a 5.2 l naturally-aspirated V10 engine and 580 hp, sports a very […]

China-Latin America and the Caribbean Business Summit opens in Panama

From Presna Latino Dec 9 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 2,000 business representatives and officials from China, Latin America and the Caribbean will meet this Monday for the first time in Panama as part of the XIII China LAC Business Summit. In previous statements to the press, the President of the organizing committee of the event, Gabriel […]

Bumps in Barbados’ anti-AIDS journey

By George Alleyne From Caribbean Life Barbados is among the first countries regionwide to halt mother-to-child transmission of HIV/AIDS, and moving along with this remarkable achievement are public education and free medical treatment to reduce the threat, but health authorities still have reason to sound alarm bells. As the island joined other countries in observing […]

Cayman: HMCI and DPSC statement on earthquake

At 1:12 am local time this morning, a 5.0 Magnitude earthquake occurred 47 miles east south east of East End, Grand Cayman. The Department of Public Safety Communications 911 (DPSC) is the after-hours focal point for major incidents and contacts Hazard Management Cayman Islands to activate the National Emergency Operations Centre if required. DPSC received […]

This wellness retreat in the Cayman Islands kicked my ass—and I liked it

By Jillian Sellers From Cosmopolitan If you’re into fitness, the Cayman Rejuvenate wellness retreat hosted by The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman (fun fact, it’s pronounced “Cay-mahn,” not “Cay-man”) is totally for you. And if you’re really not that into fitness, this retreat is still for you. Thankfully for me, a person who falls between those two categories, the […]