Archive for August 12th, 2016

Difficult ocean conditions prove costly to Allan

Difficult ocean conditions prove costly to Allan

| 12/08/2016 | 2 Comments

(CNS): Florence Allan found the going rough on the open-ocean course of her Olympic competition, with intense weather conditions and her light weight combining to prevent her from completing the races within the allotted time. Allan took more than six hours in total for the two races, held 10 August, which resulted in a “Did […]

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Government looking for tourism heroes

Government looking for tourism heroes

| 12/08/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS): The largest national recognition event will honour “Pioneers in Tourism” next January, at the 2017 National Heroes Day (NHD) ceremony. The NHD committee, which comprises public- and private-sector representatives, met on Tuesday, 9 August, to discuss the chosen theme and the process leading up to the patriotic event, and will accept nominations from 1-30 […]

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National Gallery takes art on the road

National Gallery takes art on the road

| 12/08/2016 | 0 Comments

(CNS): The National Gallery of the Cayman Islands (NGCI) is partnering with Digicel to launch an island-wide advocacy campaign bringing activities based on works from the National Art Collection into schools throughout the districts. The project, “All Access: Art on the Road”, follows last summer’s exhibition, “All Access: A Journey through the National Gallery Permanent […]

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Wants to pay back government scholarship

Wants to pay back government scholarship

| 12/08/2016 | 8 Comments

I am a Caymanian government scholarship recipient and am expected to return to the Cayman Islands after I graduate to pay off my debt via working here. However, I plan on getting married to someone from another country and want to reside there. Is there any other way to repay this debt? Auntie’s answer: While […]

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