Digicel 2017 Junior CASA …Guy Boys beat Caymans (4-1), Girls win 4-1 over T&T
Kaieteur News

B’dos Boys & Girls register 4-1 wins  By Sean Devers Guyana registered two wins on the penultimate day of the 2017 Digicel Junior CASA team tournament which ended at the Georgetown Club last night with their...

EY fintech adoption gathering pace
Royal Gazette

Doing business online has surged among consumers worldwide including Bermuda. And the insurance sector globally has rocketed from being one of least used fintech services in 2015 to the second most popular this year....

Captive insurance industry not competitive enough, says Ward
Nassau Guardian

CEO and President of Bahamas First Patrick Ward yesterday shot down the idea of the captive insurance industry being prosperous once again in The Bahamas. The Bahamas has lost a lot of business in the captive insurance...

Captive insurance industry not competitive enough, says Ward
Nassau Guardian

CEO and President of Bahamas First Patrick Ward yesterday shot down the idea of the captive insurance industry being prosperous once again in The Bahamas. The Bahamas has lost a lot of business in the captive insurance...

XL prices 500m offering
Royal Gazette

Bermudian-based XL Group yesterday priced a public offering of 500 million 557. 6 million. The notes, issued by XL Cayman, will yield 3. 25 per cent during the fixed-interest period of ten years and a floating rate...

Bermuda ahead of Cayman on cybersecurity
Royal Gazette

Bermuda is ahead of the game on cybersecurity compared to Caribbean countries but only slightly. A multi-regional survey by professional services firm KPMG found that the island was slightly more prepared against...

Higgs & Johnson associate wins STEP Student Award
Nassau Guardian

Jo-Anne Stephens, an associate at full service corporate and commercial law firm Higgs & Johnson, has been awarded the Society of Trust & Estate Professionals’ (STEP) Student Award, presented to the STEP...

SRGL Commences Winding Up Proceedings
Bernews

Scottish Re Group Limited, together with its subsidiaries, has commenced voluntary provisional winding up proceedings in Bermuda [where SRGL is headquartered] and filed for parallel winding up proceedings in the Cayman...

Rental income climbs for KP Reit
Jamaica Observer

Properties Ltd (KP Reit) indicates from financials submitted this week that the group benefited from the addition to its portfolio of new properties in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands, with rentals climbing 63 per cent...

Butterfield may relocate jobs to Halifax
Royal Gazette

Butterfield Bank is aiming to cut operating costs as it moves some middle-office functions and back-office departments to its service centre in Canada. It is expected that this will allow the bank to reduce its expenses...

Cybercriminals targetting small businesses
Trinidad Guardian

Recent trends show that small businesses are vulnerable to attacks by cybercriminals. Sgt Dale Joseph, of the Cyber Crime Unit, in his contribution to a KPMG cybersecurity seminar at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in...

Princesses and Ladies celebrated for meeting needs of young girls
Jamaica Gleaner

The Princesses and Ladies Incorporated, an Illinois-based non-profit organisation in the United States with membership in Jamaica, Cayman and Sudan in Africa, has made a significant impact in the Digicel Face of Change...

National Youth Choir director Cleophas Adderley is first recipient of Icon’s Lifetime Achievement award
Nassau Guardian

Cleophas Adderley, founder and director of The Bahamas National Youth Choir (BNYC), will be the recipient of the ALIV Bahamian Icon Awards’ first Lifetime Achievement Award, for his trans-generational contributions...

IMF study on Caribbean: VAT can yield more revenue
Trinidad Guardian

WASHINGTON— The IMF has released a Working Paper that reviewed the tax administration reforms that have been undertaken by 20 Caribbean countries with the support of the Fiscal Affairs Department of the...

Conyers Rebrands Client Services Business
Bernews

Conyers Dill & Pearman is rebranding the Codan group of companies to Conyers Client Services. Conyers Client Services provides corporate administration, secretarial, trust and management services to entities...

Video: 27 People To Take Part In Kia Training
Bernews

Bermuda Motors are hosting Kia Technical Training at Bermuda College for Bermuda Motors Service Team, Works & Engineering Staff, Bermuda College Students and overseas guest from Cayman, Belize and Barbados. A total of...

Appleby Promotions Reflect ‘Ambitious Plans’
Bernews

Law firm Appleby has announced nine promotions across its Bermuda, Cayman, Hong Kong and Isle of Man offices. All promotions are effective 1 April 2017, save for Sebastian Said who was promoted in January. Appleby Group...

Consolidated Water: Delays in collecting money from govt ‘from time to time’
Nassau Guardian

In its annual report to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Consolidated Water (CW) Bahamas revealed that from “time to time” it experiences delays in collecting money owed to it from the Bahamas...

Bloomberg: Princess One Of Best New Resorts
Bernews

Bloomberg has highlighted the Hamilton Princess as one of the “Best New Resorts in the Caribbean,” saying that their “$100 million investment has breathed new life into this grand dame.” Saying that...

‘Bureau of Standards monitoring foreign cement’
Trinidad Guardian

With the entry of foreign cement on the market, Trade and Industry Minister Paula Gopee-Scoon said the T&T Bureau of Standards is continuing to monitor all products to ensure they meet quality standards. She...

Portmore United hunt CFU title after victory against Cayman's Scholars International
Jamaica Observer

BAYAMON, Puerto Rico (CMC) — Portmore United launched their bid for the Caribbean Football Union’s Club Championship title after stopping Scholars International of Cayman Islands 2-0, on Tuesday. Local News Wed,...

Charles heads Jabloteh to CFU six-team finals
Trinidad Guardian

Tyrone Charles scored off his head to seal San Juan Jabloteh’s place in the six-team final round of the 2017 Caribbean Football Union Club Championship with a 1-0 win over Group E host team System 3 Sport Academy at...

UPDATE: England rout Windies by 186 runs, sweep series
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AFP) — England thrashed a hapless West Indies by 186 runs on Thursday to win the third one-day international and sweep the series 3-0. Local News Thu, 09 Mar 2017 16:00:06 GMT Photo: Digicel...

Photo: Digicel Grand Prix Pic of the Day
Jamaica Observer

St Jago’s Jahvel Granville wins the boys Class Three 100m hurdles at the Digicel Central Athletics Championship at GC Foster College yesterday. He clocked 13.96 seconds. (Photo: Bryan Cummings) Local Sports Thu, 09...

Haynes, Greenidge to headline celebrity event
Jamaica Observer

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (CMC) — Legendary former West Indies opening duo Desmond Haynes and Gordon Greenidge, will headline a celebrity event here next week hosted by Cayman Cricket. Local Sports Thu, 09 Mar 2017...

Windies Women clash with arch-rivals Aussies in opener
Jamaica Observer

LONDON, England (CMC) — West Indies Women will open their Women’s World Cup campaign in June against arch-rivals Australia Women in a repeat of last year’s Twenty20 World Cup final in India. Local Sports...

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