Cayman Islands Newswire

Cayman Islands Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cayman Islands.

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  1. Former Fifa watchdog member Watson jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    A former member of world soccer body Fifa's financial watchdog has been sentenced to seven years in prison in the Cayman Islands after being found guilty of fraud, his lawyer said. Canover Watson, who was a member of Fifa's Audit and Compliance Committee, was found guilty of five charges related to his time in charge of the Caribbean nation's Health Service Authority , according to the Cayman Island's Anti-Corruption Commission, which had led the investigation.

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  2. Giant jellyfish stings 150 beachgoers in New HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... jellyfish could be life threatening. Chicago resident Stephen T. was snorkeling in the calm waters of the Cayman Islands when suddenly a sharp, localized pain came upon him. "It felt like several bees were stinging me continuously on my shoulder. I ...

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  3. Former FIFA watchdog member Watson jailed for seven yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Reuters

    A former member of world soccer body FIFA's financial watchdog has been sentenced to seven years in prison in the Cayman Islands after being found guilty of fraud, his lawyer said. Canover Watson, who was a member of FIFA's Audit and Compliance Committee, was found guilty of five charges related to his time in charge of the Caribbean nation's Health Service Authority , according to the Cayman Island's Anti-Corruption Commission, which had led the investigation.

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  4. The Church is on a missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gleaner

    What is the Church doing? The short response by the United Church in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands to this question is that the United Church is committed to being missional! The United Church in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands welcomes this opportunity provided by the Gleaner Company to share with the wider public some elements of its ongoing work. It is important, however, to locate the United Church within the wider ecumenical movement even as we talk about being 'missional', that is seeking to meet the varying needs of people in the communities in which we are located.

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  5. Church united in assisting families to rebuildRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gleaner

    ... back their dwellings. Significant progress has been made. Scots Kirk and the United Church of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands (UCJCI) continue to accompany the victims in tangible ways as they press on with rebuilding. There are individuals, ...

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  6. E-Compass Acquisition Corp's Lock-Up Period Will Expire on February 9thRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Political

    ... average is $0.00. The company's market capitalization is $54.15 million. E-compass Acquisition Corp. is a Cayman Islands-based blank check company. The Company is formed for the purpose of entering into a share exchange, asset acquisition, share ...

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  7. An Ar EditorialS&p's Betrayal Must Be PunishedRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... xes here also mean higher unemployment and a lower quality of life for all of us? If just one building in the Cayman Islands houses

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  8. Guilty verdict in Cayman Islands corruption trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... rising sea levels brought about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (CNS) -- The former chair of the Cayman Islands Health Services Authority (HSA), Canover Watson (45), has been found guilty ...

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  9. Century Announces Filing of Third Quarter Results and Completion of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Market Wire

    ... pleased to report that effective February 1, 2016, it completed its continuation from British Columbia to the Cayman Islands (the "Continuation"). This Continuation received near unanimous support from Century's shareholders at the special meeting ...

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  10. Patriarch Steps Down From Zohar, Steps Back From MBIA Fight 3 hours agoRead the original story

    Friday | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Lynn Tilton's Patriarch Partners LLC stepped back from a legal dispute with MBIA Inc. over the Zohar distressed-loan funds -- a fight that was alternately said to imperil the global structured-finance markets and the Cayman Islands collateralized debt obligation industry.

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  11. Robot ensures teen won't miss school while fighting diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Maryland Gazette

    ... reatments to minimize the symptoms. Emily and her family recently returned from a vacation cruise trip to the Cayman Islands. There, Emily completed another item on her bucket list: swimming with dolphins.

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  12. Antigua A Caribbean Destination One Should Place On Their Must Visit ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Cricket is the national sport, many resorts offer traditional tea-time and while not as conservative as the Cayman Islands, definitely more reserved than former colony Jamaica. Currency: The official currency is the Eastern Caribbean Dollar . The ...

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  13. Worst Performing Industries For February 5, 2016Read the original story

    Friday | Benzinga

    ... l Entertainment: This industry slipped 3.1 percent by 11:00 am. The worst stock within the industry was Qunar Cayman Islands Ltd (NASDAQ: QUNR ), which fell 6.1 percent.

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  14. This is scarier than you thinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fox News

    ... and nasty injuries." "The world's last remaining sea turtle farm that acts as a tourist attraction is in the Cayman Islands. Here, tourists can hold turtles and even eat them during their visit. Holding a sea turtle causes it to suffer a great deal ...

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  15. Zika: Are mosquitoes the cure as well as the curse?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | IRIN

    ... over a six-month period. The Friendly Mosquito has already undergone successful field trials in Panama, the Cayman Islands and Brazil, where it has been approved for use by national regulatory authorities. Local authorities in the city of Piracicaba ...

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  16. Hillary and Bernie debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Philip Greenspun's Weblog

    ... jobs by doing away with tax loopholes that large corporations now enjoy by putting their money into the Cayman Islands and other tax havens. There are 13 million Americans who are currently on their sofas playing Xbox that someone would want to ...

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  17. Darlington to present "Little Shop of Horrors," Feb. 5-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Rome News

    ... and Savannah Sands. The vivacious company of 48 encompasses grades 9-12 and includes students from the Cayman Islands, China, Germany, Italy, Nigeria, Spain and Vietnam. Tickets for the event can be purchased in advance online at ...

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  18. Halos legend Fregosi critical after multiple strokesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Former Angels player and manager Jim Fregosi was fighting for his life in a Miami hospital on Thursday after suffering multiple strokes while on an MLB Alumni cruise in the Cayman Islands, according to multiple news reports. The 71-year-old was stabilized in the Caymans, transported to Miami and had remained on life support until Thursday, when the system was removed and Fregosi was placed under sedation.

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  19. Live Updates*** Clinton, Sanders Face Off in First Head-to-Head DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Breitbart.com

    ... Electric, he was slamming their use of loopholes to avoid paying taxes and putting their profits in the Cayman Islands, etc. Sanders says there are many corporations that have turned their backs on the American worker to make another nickel and he ...

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  20. Elephant riding and tiger selfies the cruellest animal tourist attractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... balancing on a ball. The world's last remaining sea turtle farm that acts as a tourist attraction is in the Cayman Islands. Holding a sea turtle causes it to suffer a great deal of stress which can weaken its immune system and increase its ...

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