The cyclist who was killed in a hit-and-run incident in the early hours of Monday has been identified as Ignacio ‘Nacho’ Kirzner, a 21-year-old Argentinian national who moved to Cayman earlier this year.
Law enforcement authorities have arrested and filed fraud charges against two senior executives of the Abraaj Group, the multi-billion-dollar Middle Eastern equity firm that’s undergoing provisional liquidation in the Cayman courts.
Government will spend roughly an additional $92 million this year after lawmakers approved a raft of extra expenditures during three days of Finance Committee hearings that started Friday and wrapped up Tuesday.
It will take another $2.04 million on top of the $2.5 million already spent for government to complete the Church of God Bodden Town, the large concrete structure on Shamrock Road that is intended to serve as a multipurpose hall and hurricane shelter.
Voicing their displeasure with the regulatory body, lawmakers nearly voted against $1.3 million in supplementary spending towards the Utilities Regulation and Competition Office during Friday’s Finance Committee hearing.
With there being no timeline for its grounded Boeing 737 Max 8 jets to return to the sky, Cayman Airways is looking at “all options” to make sure airlift here remains uninterrupted, according to Tourism Minister Moses Kirkconnell.