Cruise port will not benefit Cayman

We are annual visitors to your beautiful islands so I am making an observation on the proposed port project from this viewpoint. Your premier’s comments on choosing prosperity rings hollow; in fact, I am wondering whose prosperity he is talking about.

As the old saying goes, ‘Follow the money’ to see who will really benefit. The premier has already stacked the vote in his favour, spent 10X the money the opposition has and is still worried; follow the money!

If you are wondering what his version of prosperity looks like, simply visit the other Caribbean islands where the cruise lines control the country’s economy. You will not see a local country but simply jewellery stores and T-shirt shops. Is this the Cayman Islands you want?

Greg Johnson

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