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Major Cayman hotel up for sale

Major Cayman hotel up for sale

| 29/01/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS Business): Following a $15 million facelift, one of Cayman’s leading Seven Mile Beach hotels is on the market. According to a release from CBRE, the US-based agents managing the marketing process, the Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort is up for sale. No price tag has been revealed for the 4.74-acre oceanfront site on the West Bay […]

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CINICO settles $1.5M hospital bills

CINICO settles $1.5M hospital bills

| 29/01/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS Business): Officials from the government’s health insurance company have confirmed that lawsuits filed against it in the US for not paying hospital bills of around US$1.5 million have all been settled. Lonny Tibbetts, the director of CINICO, said that both lawsuits filed in the Miami courts in November last year, relating to the treatment […]

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Finance society donates key study material to library

Finance society donates key study material to library

| 29/01/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS): The Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute has donated a complimentary set of the CFA curriculum for 2015 to the local library service.  The CFA Society Cayman Islands gave the books to the George Town Library to enable all residents in Cayman to have access to the latest edition, which spans all three levels of […]

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Sunshine Grill stacks up against swanky hotel bars

Sunshine Grill stacks up against swanky hotel bars

| 29/01/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS Business): USA Today’s travel’s list of ‘best ofs’ has listed the Sunshine Grill not only as Grand Cayman’s most hip and happening hotel bar but as one of the eleven best bars in the entire Caribbean. Rated alongside swanky places such as the Four Seasons in Nevis, Aruba’s Ritz Carlton and the Condado Vanderbilt […]

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Developers need to utilize Caymanians

Developers need to utilize Caymanians

| 21/01/2015 | 1 Comment

(CNS Business): Government must hold large developers to account and ensure that the local community benefits directly from the proposed major projects and developments in the pipeline, Barry Bodden said as he took over the presidency of the Chamber of Commerce. While questions remain about how some of the proposed larger projects will impact infrastructure […]

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Lack of will holding Cayman economy back

Lack of will holding Cayman economy back

| 20/01/2015 | 1 Comment

(CNS Business): Cayman is ideally placed to continue to build on its past economic success but the lack of will to make tough decisions is what is holding the country back, the outgoing president of the local Chamber of Commerce said last week as as he handed over the reins to Barry Bodden, the new president. “What […]

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New Chamber boss calls for action not more talk

New Chamber boss calls for action not more talk

| 20/01/2015 | 1 Comment

(CNS Business): Despite giving the impression of being an easy-going and quiet person, Barry Bodden has promised to fight for the membership of the Chamber of Commerce and the Cayman Islands during his year leading the local organisation. As he accepted the presidency from Johann Moxam, he said he wanted to see less talk and more […]

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US firm wins bid to design new airport

US firm wins bid to design new airport

| 16/01/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS Business): The Central Tenders Committee (CTC) has awarded the airport redevelopment design and construction cost consultancy contract to a Florida-based firm with a track record of airport projects. RS&H Group of Jacksonville, Florida, beat out three other pre-qualified bidders to win the contract for the expansion of the terminal buildings at the Owen Roberts […]

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Cayman e-business made easy

Cayman e-business made easy

| 22/12/2014 | 8 Comments

(CNS Business): One of the problems with e-business in the Cayman Islands is the cost involved and the length of time it takes to set it up. But a new IT company makes it so easy, they say you can be up and running in 15 minutes for as little as CI $125 per month. […]

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Young chefs display talent in cook-off

Young chefs display talent in cook-off

| 22/12/2014 | 1 Comment

(CNS Business): Five former and present hospitality studies trainees of the University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) displayed their culinary aptitude last week when they took part in a cook-off in the kitchen of the world-famous Blue restaurant at the Ritz-Carlton. Desly Kyshon Missick and Zack Myrie advanced to the finals, which will be held in […]

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