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Cayman hosts CPA conference

Cayman hosts CPA conference

| 19/06/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Cayman is playing host this week to the 43rd annual conference of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association’s Caribbean, the Americas and the Atlantic Region. The 62 participants from 18 countries attending the conference, which opened Monday, 18 June, include speakers of the ho [...]

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Cayman attends regional integrity conference

Cayman attends regional integrity conference

| 07/06/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Cayman Islands representatives joined country leaders from across the Caribbean at a Commonwealth integrity and anti-corruption conference that opened this week in the Turks and Caicos Islands. The fourth annual conference of the Commonwealth Caribbean Association of Integrity Comm [...]

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Law school founding director dies

Law school founding director dies

| 05/06/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Truman Bodden Law School (TBLS) founding director Peter Rowe died 2 June 2018. Rowe accepted the role of director when invited to assist in establishing the school, originally known as the Cayman Islands Law School, by then-Minister of Education Truman Bodden. [...]

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Cayman heads to Toastmasters world championships

Cayman heads to Toastmasters world championships

| 29/05/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): A representative from Cayman for the first time won the Caribbean Toastmasters District Speech competition in Haiti, held on Saturday, 19 May. Annick Jackman went up against eight contestants from Puerto Rico, Barbados, Trinidad, Guyana, Curacao, Haiti and Jamaica. She will move to [...]

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Planning marks month of building safety

Planning marks month of building safety

| 07/05/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): For the first time, the Department of Planning will be observing Building Safety Month, under the theme “Building Codes Save Lives”, which will include a public awareness campaign throughout May developed by the International Code Council (ICC), an association affiliated with t [...]

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Cayman Airways unveils 50th anniversary logo

Cayman Airways unveils 50th anniversary logo

| 04/05/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Ahead of its 50th anniversary in August this year, Cayman Airways (CAL) has branded its entire fleet with a special logo to mark the occasion. “We’re very excited to see all of our aircraft flying this commemorative logo for such a historic milestone,” said Fabian Whorms, the [...]

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East End Post Office may get ATM

East End Post Office may get ATM

| 15/04/2018 | 2 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Minister for Finance and Economic Development Roy McTaggart led a ministry team on a visit to the East End Post Office to assess the feasibility of installing an Automatic Teller Machine (ATM) for the direct benefit of all East Enders but particularly the district’s elderly. [...]

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Caymanian financial advisor back at top event  

Caymanian financial advisor back at top event  

| 12/04/2018 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): Caymanian Joshua Bernard has qualified for his sixth consecutive Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) annual meeting in Los Angeles in June along with more than 13,000 of the top financial advisors worldwide. The event, being held 24-27 June, will include MRDT speakers, focus sessions [...]

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Cayman group hosts child-abuse workshop in US

Cayman group hosts child-abuse workshop in US

| 11/04/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Seven representatives from Cayman’s grassroots multi-agency child abuse prevention team, Protection Starts Here (PSH), became the first-ever presenters from the Caribbean to host a workshop at the International Symposium on Child Abuse, presented annually by the National Children [...]

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Governor takes in Grand Cayman sights

Governor takes in Grand Cayman sights

| 05/04/2018 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): Governor Anwar Choudhury continued his familiarisation tours of the Cayman Islands Tuesday, 3 April, with visits to the fish market, the Mission House and Cayman Crystal Caves in Grand Cayman. Accompanied by Deputy Governor Franz Manderson, Choudhury began his tour at the fish mark [...]

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First-ever release of turtles in Cayman Brac

First-ever release of turtles in Cayman Brac

| 04/04/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): For the first time, the Cayman Turtle Centre released yearling green sea turtles into the wild in Cayman Brac. Government leaders, local residents and island visitors gathered at the South Side public beach on Friday, 23 March 2018 to witness the eight yearlings make their way out [...]

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Registration open for Miss World hopefuls

Registration open for Miss World hopefuls

| 03/04/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): An 8 September date has been set for the inaugural Miss World Cayman Islands pageant, with applications open until 1 May for women between the ages of 18 and 25 who aspire to be contestants. Over the next few weeks there will be an information session for interested women to learn [...]

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Governor visits Sister Islands

Governor visits Sister Islands

| 03/04/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Governor Anwar Choudhury spent his third day in the Cayman Islands on a tour of the Sister Islands. On his inaugural visit, Wednesday, 28 March, the governor was accompanied by Premier Alden McLaughlin; Chief Officer for the Ministry of District Administration, Tourism and Transpor [...]

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Appolina Bent called to the bar

Appolina Bent called to the bar

| 21/03/2018 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): Appolina Bent has been admitted to the bar of the Cayman Islands at proceedings held before Justice Richard Williams Tuesday, 20 March. She completed her articles of clerkship at Appleby over the past 18 months and has been appointed as an associate, working within the corporate pr [...]

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Commonwealth Day message from the Queen

Commonwealth Day message from the Queen

| 10/03/2018 | 0 Comments
(Queen Elizabeth II): We all have reason to give thanks for the numerous ways in which our lives are enriched when we learn from others. Through exchanging ideas, and seeing life from other perspectives, we grow in understanding and work more collaboratively towards a common future. There is a very [...]

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