Archive for June 15th, 2022

Local bars get raw deal in Sunday music law

Local bars get raw deal in Sunday music law

| 15/06/2022 | 158 Comments

(CNS): Former premier Alden McLaughlin (RED) has urged government to amend the Music and Dance Law to level the playing field for local bars because, unlike restaurants and bars in hotels, they are not permitted to play any music on Sundays. Speaking in Parliament last week, McLaughlin said many stand-alone bars that are Caymanian-owned are […]

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Panton: Cayman needs to heed warning from BVI

Panton: Cayman needs to heed warning from BVI

| 15/06/2022 | 48 Comments

(CNS): Premier Wayne Panton welcomed the news last week that the UK will not be suspending the constitution in the British Virgin Islands. The British government is giving the new coalition government time to address the issues the territory faces in the fallout from a corruption inquiry and the arrest of the former premier for […]

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Woman killed in crash on Cayman Brac

Woman killed in crash on Cayman Brac

| 15/06/2022 | 44 Comments

(CNS): Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal single-car collision on Cayman Brac early Wednesday morning. The accident, which was reported at around 2:50am, involved a blue Honda Fit and happened on West End East Road. The driver, the only person in the car, was trapped inside and had to be extricated by the […]

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OfReg says local pump prices ‘average’ for region

OfReg says local pump prices ‘average’ for region

| 15/06/2022 | 42 Comments

(CNS): As gas prices hit record highs at local fuel pumps, the utilities regulator has released a recent price comparison survey carried out across the Caribbean and the UK. “This shows that fuel prices in the Cayman Islands are in the median average range within the countries of similar size compared and much lower in […]

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