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Cayman Islands Grand Court Jurors Report Date Changed

The report date for Grand Court jurors has been changed.

All Grand Court Jurors who are in the 6 April – 5 July 2016 session, please be advised that you are now to report for jury duty on Wednesday, 1 June 2016 at 2:00 p.m.

The Jury Information line – 945-5072 – has the most up-to-date information.

 

MRCU Aerial Operations

The Mosquito Research and Control Unit (MRCU) will be conducting seasonal aerial operations over mosquito breeding swamps in the Sister Islands and Grand Cayman throughout the forthcoming week (Friday, 27 May to Friday, 03 June).

Operations will involve low-level flights during the mornings and late afternoons. MRCU aircraft will drop pellets designed to stop the swamp mosquito larvae developing in water, which will be activated when the rainy season begins. Swamp mosquitoes are not a public health threat, but bite, spread heartworm in dogs and are a nuisance throughout the islands.

For further information about the aerial operation and daily schedules, visit MRCU’s Facebook page, or call 949-2557.

 

Cayman Islands Public Celebration for Queen’s Birthday

The public is invited to attend official celebrations of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday on Saturday 11 June 2016.

A parade by the uniformed services begins at 9:30am, and will be followed by a brief ceremony at the Legislative Assembly, recognising recipients of Queen’s Honours.

A garden party on the lawn of will immediately follow the ceremony (10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.) A dress code of semi-formal day dress will be enforced. Hats are optional.

 

BRIEF-Autohome announces Cayman Islands petition by minority shareholders

May 27 Autohome Inc :

* Petition has been filed under section 94 of Cayman Islands companies law by certain minority shareholders of company

• Board of directors of company is evaluating petition and how it may impact company’s business and operations Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +1-646-223-8780)
SOURCE: http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSFWN18O0B1

 

REV Academy U14 Boys traveling to Cayman Islands

By REV

The U14 Academy boys will be traveling to the Cayman Islands on June 20-25 to participate in the Cayman Airways International Youth Cup. The REV team will be one of 8 teams participating including

Academy Sports Club and Sunset FC from the Cayman Islands
Tottenham Hotspur FC and Gillingham FC from the UK
Cavaliers SC and Harbour View FC from Jamaica,
International Football and Futsal Club Dallas from the United States US.

SOURCE: http://www.revsoccer.org/news_article/show/653403?referrer_id=1860124

 

Tingyi Cayman Islands : 1Q profit down 45.8% to US$58.01m

[ET Net News Agency, 27 May 2016] Tingyi (00322) said its profit attributable to owners

for the three months ended 31 March 2016 dropped 45.79% year-on-year to US$58.01 million.

Basic and diluted earnings per share were US1.04 cents.

The revenue was US$2,099.7 million, a decrease of 9.54% from a year earlier.

Gross profit of the Group fell 10.2% year-on-year to US$659.9 million. Gross margin
decreased by 0.23 percentage point to 31.43% as unfavorable sales resulted in an increase in the production costs per carton. (HL)

(c) 2016 ET Net Limited. All rights reserved. Provided by SyndiGate Media Inc. (Syndigate.info)., source Middle East & North African Newspapers

 

Cayman Islands: Wednesday is Quiz Night.

CARE – Cayman Animal Rescue Enthusiasts<[email protected]> Thu, May 26, 2016 at 12:01 PM

 

CARE – Cayman Animal Rescue Enthusiasts

Why not get a team together and join us for the first Wednesday of every month for Quiz night at PD’s!

If you are unable to make it but would like to help spread the word about our Quiz, please click here to download the flyer to share on your office notice board.

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CARE – Cayman Animal Rescue Enthusiasts, Cayman Islands Registered Charitable Company no 230147, PO Box 184, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands KY1 1301 Cayman Islands

 

Cayman Islands What’s Happening at UCCI?

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St. Vincent and the Grenadines Prime Minister to Discuss International Terrorism and Caribbean Preparedness

Thursday, 16 June | 6:00 pm | UCCI Sir Vassel Johnson Hall

Recent international events have posed considerable questions regarding global insecurity.

The multiple manifestations of this encompass radical and extreme religious world views, environmental degradation, food insecurity and the movement of peoples. Of particular urgency is global terrorism.

While it is clear that the Caribbean is not impervious to the reality of international terrorism, it can be argued that the peoples of the region do not know enough of how prepared their countries are.

In the latest installment of the UCCI Distinguished Lecture Series, Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves of St. Vincent and the Grenadines explains the nature of this reality, the extent to which Caribbean countries are affected, or might be, and their levels of preparedness. As an important player in CARICOM, the Prime Minister will outline regional plans to counter global terrorism.

Large groups are encouraged to reserve seats as soon as possible as space is limited.

Deadline for Fall 2016 Online Applications is Fast Approaching

All applicants must complete and submit their online application by

Tuesday, 31 May, 2016.

High school students (including Dual Enrollment applicants) must not await their external exam results (e.g. CXC, IGCSE, etc.) to submit their online applicaiton. Exam results can be submitted as soon as they become available.

All supporting documentation should be brought in to the Office of the Registrar by

Thursday, 30 June 2016.

Follow us on social media for more updates.

Celebrate Cayman’s sharks

SharKYFest 2016 Poster Final Lower Res

Join other ocean lovers to celebrate Cayman’s sharks and the first anniversary of our new Shark Protection Law

There will be prize-giving for the SharKY Poster Competition.

Short talks by researchers will be given throughout the day.

We will be hosting an under water short film screening.

 

Also, there will be a photo exibition by Ellen Cuylaerts.

-Free snorkeling sign-up

-Free finger food

-Free White Tip Beer*

-Shark-themed cocktails

-Shark-themed ice cream

-Free face painting

-Shark-themed kids activities throughout the afternoon

 

DATE: 4TH JUNE 2016 | WHEN: 12 PM TO 5 PM

WHERE: DIVETECH, WB, LIGHTHOUSE POINT

ENTRY: FREE! FAMILIES, FISHERMEN WELCOME!

FOR MORE INFO VISIT WWW.DOE.KY/SHARKY_FEST OR JOIN our group on FACEBOoK SharKY Fest

COMMUNITY EVENTS (Date Order)

MON MAY 30

Let’s Stay Together

The Bethesda Counseling Centre and Margaritaville invite you to Let’s Stay Together: The Marriage Course, starting Monday (30 May) for five Mondays from 7:00 to 9:00pm at Margaritaville. For details and registration call 949-7923 or email [email protected]. Childcare available.

Cayman Islands LA State Opening date announced

The LA State Opening, which will include the Throne Speech, Budget Address and Policy Statement, will take place on Monday, 30 May 2016 commencing at 9:40 a.m. Members of the public are to be seated by 9:30 a.m.

Jury Reporting Date

Jurors in the current session must report on Monday (30 May) at 945am.

TUE MAY 31

Session on mother to child HIV transmission

Educational sessions to discuss the elimination of mother to child HIV transmission and congenital syphilis will be held on Tuesday (31 May) at 4pm in the Hibiscus Conference Room at Cayman Islands Hospital.

Legal Bootcamp Series: Landlord & Tenant Relationship

The Chamber of Commerce presents its Legal Bootcamp Series: Landlord & Tenant Relationship by Sarah Allison on Thursday (31 May) from 9:00 am — 11:00 am at their office in Governors Square. Register online at www.caymanchamber.ky

Providing Optimum Customer Service

The Chamber presents the Providing Optimum Customer Service by Catherine Tyson on Tuesday (31 May) from 9:00 am — 4:30 pm at their office in Governors Square. Register online at www.caymanchamber.ky

Seafarers Information Update

Seafarers, veterans and their spouses have until Saturday (31 May) to provide their current information to the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development. Call 244-2224 for more information. Failure to respond may result in the discontinuation of health insurance benefits.

Special Olympics Aquatics

The 2016 Special Olympics Committee invites you to the Aquatics event on Tuesday (31 May) at the Lions Pool at 530pm.

WED JUNE 1

Special Olympics Football

The 2016 Special Olympics Committee invites you to the Football event on Wednesday (1 Jun) at 530pm at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex.

THU JUNE 2

Special Olympics Bowling & Basketball

The 2016 Special Olympics Committee invites you to the Bowling event on Thursday at 3:30pm at Kings Gym as well as to Basketball at 530pm at the First Baptist Church Gym.

FRI JUNE 3

Cayman National Choir & Orchestra Presents The Queen’s 90th Birthday Celebration Concert

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Bullying: Legislation, Policy or Both

The Cayman Islands Law Reform Commission is asking for public comment a Discussion Paper: “Bullying: Legislation, Policy or Both”. The Paper can be found online at www.lrc.gov.ky. Submissions can be emailed to [email protected] or delivered to the Director of the Law Reform Commission at the Government Administration Building.

Consumer Protecton: Entrenching Consumer Supremacy in Cayman Islands Legislation

The Cayman Islands Law Reform Commission is asking for public comment a Discussion Paper: “Consumer Protection: Entrenching Consumer Supremacy in Cayman Islands Legislation”. The Paper can be found online at www.lrc.gov.ky. Submissions can be emailed to [email protected] or delivered to the Director of the Law Reform Commission at the Government Administration Building.

SAT JUNE 4

Shark Family Fun Day

Celebrate Cayman’s sharks and the first anniversary of the country’s Shark Protection Law at Divetech in West Bay on Saturday (4 Jun) from 12 — 5pm. There will be free snorkeling, finger food, White Tip, face painting and shark-themed activities for kids.

CI Little League annual fundraiser

You’re invited to the CI Little League annual fundraiser with a$10,000 grand prize on Saturday (4 Jun) at 6pm. For more information or for raffle tickets, call 916.5643.

Caywriters Writing Workshop

Caywriters Writing Workshop is Saturday (4 Jun) from 1230 — 2pm at the George Town Library. Register online at caywriters.com.

THU JUNE 9

Book Launch By J. Lemuel Hurlston

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June Events at Camana Bay

We want to help you celebrate Dad this Father’s Day. From a family portrait session with Picture This Studios in beautiful to a cooking class for dads and kids to whip up tasty treats at Bon Vivant, there are ample opportunities for bonding experiences this Father’s Day at Camana Bay.

With summer approaching, we have some exciting events to welcome this school’s-out season, including the return of our popular Moonlight & Movies series and a cooking class featuring the king of the grill, the Big Green Egg. Foodies can also enjoy an unforgettable night with a feast under the stars at Ortanique’s pig roast.

Here is a quick look at our special events:

Budding Chef Summer Tween Classes

Every Tuesday, 31 May through 28 June

3:45-4:45pm

Isy B. Fashion Show

Thursday 2 June

6-8pm

Sand Angels

Tai Chi

Sunday 5 June

8:30am

The Crescent

Moonlight & Movies: Summer Series

Every Tuesday, June through August

7pm

Gardenia Court

The Bookends Club

Wednesday 8 June

6:30-7:30pm

Books & Books

Father’s Day Portraits

Saturday 11 June

9am-12pm

Gardenia Court

Indian Infusion Cooking Class

Tuesday 14 June

6-8pm

Bon Vivant

Easy Entertaining Cooking Class

Wednesday 15 June

6-8pm

Bon Vivant

Floetry

Wednesday 15 June

6:30-7:30pm

Books & Books

Father’s Day Duo Cooking Class

Saturday 18 June

12-1pm

Bon Vivant

Culture at the Cinema: Shakespeare’s As You Like It

Saturday 18 June

7pm

Regal Cinemas

Big Green Egg and Bourbon Cooking Class

Tuesday 21 June

6-8pm

Bon Vivant

Cayman 27’s Island Living Show

Friday 24 June and Saturday 25 June

5-8pm and 10am-4pm

The Arts & Recreation Centre

Island-Style Cooking Class

Tuesday 28 June

6-8pm

Bon Vivant

Ortanique’s Final Pig Roast

Tuesday 28 June

6-9pm

The Island

Cuisine of the Sun Dinner

Thursday 30 June

5:30-10pm

Ortanique

 

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