November 21, 2019

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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Cayman: Official Funeral for former Governor, Mr. Long The first Governor of the Cayman Islands, Mr. Athelstan Charles Ethelwulf Long, CBE passed away on 1st August 2019.             Information is provided below should members of the public wish to pay their respects.             An official book of condolence is now available at the main entrance of […]

Cayman Islands TBL Board prepares for Christmas break

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From Cayman Islands Department of Commerce and Investment. The Trade and Business Licensing Board will hold its last meeting of the year on Tuesday, 12 December 2017 and will resume its meetings on Tuesday, 9 January 2018, according to Board Chairman Garth Arch. Persons seeking renewals and grants of their trade and business licences before […]

Cayman Islands: DCI reminds tobacco licence holders to renew

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From The Cayman Islands Department of Commerce and Industry Tobacco licence holders are reminded of the 5 pm Wednesday, 1 November 2017 deadline to apply for their annual licence renewals. Annual registration renewal fees are CI$500 for a retailer, CI$750 for a cigar bar and CI$5,000 for a wholesale distributor. Persons in Grand Cayman must […]

Made a movie? Here’s how to get it rated in Cayman Islands

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Persons who want to publicly exhibit films in the Cayman Islands are reminded that the local Film Control Board views and assigns ratings to all movies that haven’t already been rated by an internationally recognised film control board. Under The Film Exhibition Control Law (2015), which came into effect on 1 January 2016, Cayman’s board […]

Cayman Islands TBL Board prepares for Christmas break

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The Trade and Business Licensing Board will hold its last meeting of the year on Tuesday, 6 December and will resume its meetings on Tuesday, 10 January 2017, according to Board Chairman Garth Arch. Persons seeking renewals and grants of their trade and business licences before the end of the year have until Wednesday, 30 […]

Foreign investors in Cayman Islands must direct LCCL applicants to TBL Board

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Investors who are placing newspaper advertisements seeking Caymanian participation in business endeavours must ensure that the ads also direct persons to the Trade and Business Licensing Board. Section 11 (4) (e) of the Local Companies (Control) Licence Law (LCCL) states, among other conditions, that the Board must consider efforts made by the foreign companies to […]

Cayman Islands’ Tobacco Licence renewables due in November

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The Department of Commerce and Investment (DCI) reminds all tobacco dealers that according to the Tobacco Law, their annual applications for registration renewals must be submitted by 5pm on Tuesday, 1 November 2016. Applications submitted between 2 November and 31 December will attract a late charge fee that is 50% higher than the regular renewal […]

Cayman Islands DCI processes police clearances for Business Licences

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Persons applying for trade and business licences are now able to have their police clearance certificates processed by the Department of Commerce and Investment (DCI). When seeking a licence, a business owner previously needed two business days to request and receive a certificate from the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS) to accompany their application. […]

Cayman Islands business licences now issued via Email

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The Department of Commerce and Investment (DCI) is issuing business licences electronically, in order to further improve the licensing process. ‘With DCI falling under my Ministry’s remit, I’m pleased to see further electronic support being introduced into the business licensing process’, Minister for Commerce Wayne Panton said. ‘This step is part of a series of […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events (From BIG FISH 95.5)

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Citrix: Taking “Remote Access” to a New Level From Tax Justice Blog The Citrix Corporation is a widely known provider of remote-access software, which allows employees to use “remote login” technogy to access a centrally located computer from their home offices. If the company’s corporate report is to be believed, it seems a substantial number […]