George Town (Cayman Islands)

Type: City
Name: George Town (Cayman Islands)
Country: Cayman Islands
Latitude: 19.280001
Longitude: -81.389999
population: 27,340
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Coconut Joe’s robbery suspect arrested

Police say they’ve arrested a 34-year-old man who is a suspect in the Coconut Joe’s robbery .The arrest took place at 8:45 p.m. Monday (20 October) in George Town. He was “arrested by RCIPS officers as a person of interest for the robbery which occurred ... [Published CITN Cayman 27 - 1 hour ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Gender equality and a life free of violence for all

– that’s what the late Estella Scott Roberts fought for and it’s what the foundation in her honour fights for now.The Estella Scott Roberts Foundation (ESRF) will host it’s annual fundraising event A Night Under the Stars . The evening will take you back ... [Published CITN Cayman 27 - 1 hour ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 2 reports

Cops charge machete wielding suspect

(CNS): A 27 year old George Town man is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday following an attempted robbery in the early hours of Sunday morning in Shedden Road. He has been formally charged for carrying an offensive weapon and causing fear and provocation ... [Published Cayman News Service - 8 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Dengue cases in Penang on the rise

GEORGE TOWN: A spike in dengue cases reported within a month in Penang has raised concern from the state health authority.Penang recorded 1,821 dengue cases from Jan to Oct 18 compared to 1,598 cases from Jan to Sept 27.State Agriculture, Agro-based Industry, ... [Published New Straits Times - 11 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Do Not Blame MPPP For Penang Government's Failure To Provide Affordable Housing - Jahara

GEORGE TOWN, Oct 21 (Bernama) -- The Penang government should not blame the Penang Municipal Council (MPPP) for its failure to provide affordable housing for the people, says State opposition leader, Datuk Jahara Hamid.She said the MPPP should not be ... [Published Bernama - 12 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Charity buys neonatal probe for hospital

(CNS): The Cayman Heart Fund has donated a neonatal cardiac probe to the George Town hospital bought with funds raised from a fun-run earlier this year. The equipment will enable medical staff to diagnose here rather than flying sick children overseas. ... [Published Cayman News Service - 17 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Armed robberies plague popular tourist venues

Four robberies, including three in high-profile tourism areas on Grand Cayman, occurred between Sunday and Thursday of last week.Two of the robberies involved popular restaurants, one on the George Town waterfront, another along the southern end of the ... [Published Cay Compass - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Keeping a clear vision

ST Nicholas Home in George Town held a campaign to create awareness of blindness and visual impairment in conjunction with World Sight Day.Visitors enjoyed free eye screening by Penang Hospital eye specialists and 200 reading glasses were given out free ... [Published thestar.com.my - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Tassie has worst wait for surgery

TASMANIA has the highest proportion of patients waiting more than a year for surgery out of all states and territories, according to figures released today. TASMANIA has the highest proportion of patients waiting more than a year for surgery out of all ... [Published Tasmanian Examiner - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 2 reports

Victim of attempted mugging has heart attack

(CNS): A 27 year old George Town man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted robbery while one of his victims has been hospitalized after suffering a heart attack. The police said that they received a report of the stick-up attempt just after two ... [Published Cayman News Service - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

George Town outlook positive

THE George Town Council is looking forward to the future, and the town’s Chamber of Commerce feels equally optimistic despite a difficult week. THE George Town Council is looking forward to the future, and the town’s Chamber of Commerce feels equally ... [Published Tasmanian Examiner - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Penang man slashes twin over money

GEORGE TOWN - A 36-year-old man suffered multiple injuries after he was attacked by his parang-wielding twin brother due to a ruthless sibling rivalry. The attack was allegedly over some money matters. The victim was slashed at least 10 times on the head ... [Published Asiaone - Oct 19 2014]

Quotes

"The Penang government must be firm in implementing the affordable housing policy by providing guidelines for local authorities for approval of plans submitted by developers" Jahara said in a statement in George Town, Tuesday
"Armed robberies plague popular tourist venues” — The headline could have been ripped from the pages of the Jamaica Gleaner, Nassau Guardian or Trinidad Express."
"Statistics show one in six street lights are out in Dubbo" she said
"No point relaying all this misinformation, we have presented to the voters and the voters have spoken so the matter has concluded" he told a press conference after attending the Penang Island Dental College (PIDC) groundbreaking ceremony here today

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Gender equality and a life free of violence for... [Published CITN Cayman 27 - 1 hour ago]
Coconut Joe’s robbery suspect arrested [Published CITN Cayman 27 - 1 hour ago]
Cops charge machete wielding suspect [Published Cayman News Service - 8 hours ago]
Dengue cases in Penang on the rise [Published New Straits Times - 11 hours ago]
Do Not Blame MPPP For Penang Government's Failu... [Published Bernama - 12 hours ago]
Jahara: MPPP should not be blamed for unafforda... [Published Malay Mail - 12 hours ago]
Getting serious about Cayman's serious crime [Published Cay Compass - 13 hours ago]
Charity buys neonatal probe for hospital [Published Cayman News Service - 17 hours ago]
Man in court after alleged machete threat [Published CITN Cayman 27 - 17 hours ago]
Former London mayor Anne Marie DeCicco-Best’s h... [Published London Free Press - 18 hours ago]
Spooky Town Fair brings fun for families [Published St. George Spectrum - 20 hours ago]
Penang on a rampage [Published New Straits Times - 20 hours ago]
Southern Inlands Brekkie Blog | Tuesday, Octobe... [Published Dungog Chronicle - Oct 20 2014]
Taman Manggis dental centre to start next year [Published The Sun Daily - Oct 20 2014]
Officials unveil Cayman's Ebola plan [Published Cay Compass - Oct 20 2014]
Armed robberies plague popular tourist venues [Published Cay Compass - Oct 20 2014]
'Ram raid' burglar jailed for three years [Published Cay Compass - Oct 20 2014]
March raises awareness of abuse [Published Cay Compass - Oct 20 2014]
Law firm volunteers join Magic reef restoration [Published Cay Compass - Oct 20 2014]
Seniors' celebrations continue [Published Cay Compass - Oct 20 2014]
Brave airman from Denny hailed a hero [Published Falkirk Herald - Oct 20 2014]
Spicy family favourite [Published thestar.com.my - Oct 20 2014]
Landslide victims receive cash aid [Published thestar.com.my - Oct 20 2014]
Zairil ponders legal action over FB photos [Published thestar.com.my - Oct 20 2014]
Culinary students excel in competitions [Published New Straits Times - Oct 20 2014]
Artists close generation gap [Published New Straits Times - Oct 20 2014]
Keeping a clear vision [Published thestar.com.my - Oct 19 2014]
Tassie has worst wait for surgery [Published Tasmanian Examiner - Oct 19 2014]
Victim of attempted mugging has heart attack [Published Cayman News Service - Oct 19 2014]
Man suffers heart attack following robbery attempt [Published CITN Cayman 27 - Oct 19 2014]
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Quietly, free speech and ideas still flow at Pe... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Oct 18 2014]
First launched with great fanfare four years ago, the Speaker's Square in George Town, Penang, now attracts mostly senior citizens who meet to chat and enjoy the sea breeze.The square at the Esplanade has seen its fair share of action and peaceful demonstrations ...
Say, where is that fuel subsidy? [Published Hornbill Unleashed - Oct 18 2014]
PAUL SI Motorists queue up to fill their vehicles with petrol before the nationwide 20 sen petrol price increase at midnight in George Town. So, tell me again, where is that fuel subsidy from the government that everyone is talking about? You buy a car, ...
LDK Solar Announces Approval by Creditors of Ca... [Published PR Newswire: Energy - Oct 17 2014]
GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, XINYU CITY, China and SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LDK Solar Co., Ltd. in provisional liquidation ("LDK Solar" or the "Company") and its Joint Provisional Liquidators ("JPLs"), Tammy Fu and Eleanor ...
Rights groups urge police to protect Penang&#82... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Oct 17 2014]
The Penang state government and several organisations under the anti-Sedition Act movement called Gerak Hapus Akta Hasutan, or GHAH, want the police to keep Speaker's Square at the Esplanade in George Town safe, following several disruptions there.The ...
Cayman Delegation Heads to ASHRM [Published EON Business - Oct 16 2014]
GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Delegates from the Cayman Islands captive insurance industry and senior Government officials including Cayman Premier Hon Alden McLaughlin will be heading to the ASHRM conference Oct 26 - 29. ...
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