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  Cayman Islands - Haiti
The population of the Cayman Islands is 34,763 as of July 2000.
The Cayman Islands are also world famous as a Scuba Diving destination because of their proximity to the Cayman Wall and the Cayman Trench, which extend deep into the coral reefs of the Caribbean.
The defence of the Cayman Islands is the responsibility of the United Kingdom.
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  Cayman Islands - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
The population of the Cayman Islands is 34,763 as of July 2000.
The Cayman Islands are also world famous as a Scuba Diving destination because of their proximity to the Cayman Wall and the Cayman Trench, which extend deep into the coral reefs of the Caribbean.
The defence of the Cayman Islands is the responsibility of the United Kingdom.
www.startsurfing.com /encyclopedia/c/a/y/Cayman_Islands_08a3.html   (1645 words)

  
 Cayman Islands
The island of Grand Cayman was severely damaged by the Category Five Hurricane Ivan in September 2004, which destroyed many buildings and damaged most of them.
The current governor of the Cayman Islands is Stuart Jack and the current Chief Secretary is Hon.
Though the Cayman Islands are involved in no major international disputes, they have come under some criticism due to the use of their territory for narcotics trafficing and money laundering.
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 Learn about Cayman Islands history
The Cayman Islands were discovered by Columbus during his fourth and last voyage to the New World on May 10, 1503.
The islands were later named Lagartos, meaning alligator or large lizard and finally, the name Caymanas was applied around 1540, derived from the Caribbean word for marine crocodile.
An important event in the islands history is the "Birth of Democracy" in the Cayman Islands.
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 Cayman Islands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Cayman Islands are also world famous as a scuba diving destination because of their crystal-clear waters and their proximity to the Cayman Wall.
The Cayman Islands is widely recognized to be one of the leading offshore financial centres.
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 History of the Cayman Islands   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Cayman Islands, initially administered as a dependency of Jamaica, became an independent colony in 1959; they now are a self-governing British Overseas Territory.
The Cayman Islands were colonized from Jamaica by the British during the 18th and 19th centuries, and were administered by Jamaica after 1863.
In 1959, the islands became a territory within the Federation of the West Indies, but when the Federation dissolved in 1962, the Cayman Islands chose to remain a British dependency.
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 Cayman Islands
The Cayman Islands had previously (briefly) appeared on the FATF Blacklist in 2000, although its listing was thought to be harsh, and was criticised at the time.
Co-situated with University College of the Cayman Islands in a building on the south side of the campus, the intent of the CICSC is offer both degree programs and continuing education units of various sorts.
The foreign relations of the Cayman Islands are largely managed from the United Kingdom, as the islands remain an overseas territory of the UK.
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 Culture of Cayman Islands - History and ethnic relations, Urbanism, architecture, and the use of space
The islands are outcrops of the Cayman Ridge, which extends from Cuba to Belize, and are formed primarily of limestone.
The flag is blue, with the flag of the United Kingdom in the upper hoist-side quadrant and the Caymanian coat of arms on a white disk on the outer half of the flag.
The islands' high standard of living, which is reflected in higher costs, may be contributing to a decline in tourism, as vacationers seek cheaper destinations.
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 CAYMAN ISLANDS MARATHON - December 2, 2007
The Cayman Islands Cadet Corps, which is an initiative from the Minister of Education to educate and train youth on the Cayman Islands.
The principle aim of the Cayman Islands Cadet Corps which is operated through the Ministry of Education, Human Resources and Culture, in conjunction with the Royal Cayman Islands Police Force, in the use of military discipline is to mould character.
The mission of the Cayman Islands Cancer Society, a non-profit organisation, is to increase awareness among the people of the Cayman Islands of cancer as a major health condition, to promote leadership in a range of areas, to prevent the development of cancer and to counsel and support cancer patients and their families.
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 Real Estate, ERA Real Estate - Properties for Sale
A British Crown Colony, with the charm and elegance of Caribbean tradition, the Cayman Islands are a little bit of paradise between Cuba and Jamaica and just a short one-hour flight from Miami.
The largest of the three islands, Grand Cayman, is home to just over 30,000 people and host to a million visitors a year.
Cayman's tax free status and strict confidentiality laws safeguard investors and the government actively encourages non-resident property ownership.
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 Cayman Islands. The World Factbook. 2008
The Cayman Islands were colonized from Jamaica by the British during the 18th and 19th centuries, and were administered by Jamaica after 1863.
In 1959, the islands became a territory within the Federation of the West Indies, but when the Federation dissolved in 1962, the Cayman Islands chose to remain a British dependency.
More than 68,000 companies were registered in the Cayman Islands as of 2003, including almost 500 banks, 800 insurers, and 5,000 mutual funds.
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 Cayman Net News: Urgent US military intervention needed in Grand Cayman
The island's power supply has not been turned back on yet and even when it is, most of the electricity poles on the island have been broken, even huge concrete poles snapped, and there are NO streetlights ANYWHERE on the island.
A bit of US Military help is required not just for One Technology Square, but to assist law enforcement across the island, and will no doubt contribute to the safety and security of those US citizens.
Cayman Airways ran "first-come, first-served" evacuation shuttle flights to Miami yesterday from the time the runway opened up until nightfall prevented airport operations.
www.caymannetnews.com /2004/09/738/letter.shtml   (1451 words)

  
 TO THE CARIBBEAN
Cayman islands--Another site with basic facts which include an introduction, information on geography, people, government, economy, communications, transportation, military and transnational issues.
Cayman Islands--Brief information in paragraph form on the geography, climate, people, statistics, religion, languages, education, modern history, currency, economy, trade, transportation, communications, and military.
Destination Cayman Islands--Facts, history, culture, environment, map, and a short slide show are all featured in a brief understandable format.
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 Military Of Cayman Islands
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 Cayman Islands Flag
This Cayman Islands flag is the made to the highest standards in the USA.
We stock the Cayman Islands flag in 4x6 inch, 12x18 inch, 2ft x 3ft, 3ft x 5ft and 4ft x 6ft sizes in nylon and 3ft x 5ft in Superknit polyester.
Cayman Islands stick flag 4 inch x 6 inch, mounted on a 10 inch plastic stick.
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 NationMaster - Caymanian Military statistics
Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.; This entry gives the number of males and females falling in the military age range for the country and assumes that every individual is fit to serve.
Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.; This entry gives the number of males and females falling in the military age range for the country and who are not otherwise disqualified for health reasons; accounts for the health situation in the country and provides a more realistic estimate of the actual number fit to serve.
Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.; This entry gives the number of draft-age males and females entering the military manpower pool in any given year and is a measure of the availability of draft-age young adults.
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 Open Directory - Regional:Caribbean:Cayman Islands   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Cayman Islands, comprised by three islands: Grand Cayman, Little Cayman, and Cayman Brac, are located at 19 30 N, 80 30 W, approximately midway between Cuba and Honduras.
The most easterly of the Cayman Islands, located in the western Caribbean, south of Cuba and northwest of Jamaica, 450 miles south of Miami.
Little Cayman, the smallest and least developed of the three Cayman Islands, is located 80 miles northeast of Grand Cayman.
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 Cayman Islands Real Estate Century 21 - We go to great depths for you :
CENTURY 21 Cayman is the largest real estate team in the Cayman Islands and a part of the largest real estate team in the world!
The growth of CENTURY 21 in the Cayman Islands is proof of our clients' trust - trust in our advice and ability to make their home buying or selling experience pleasant and lucrative.
Together we at CENTURY 21 Cayman are positive you will come to appreciate the tranquil captivating beauty and most assuredly the safety and refreshing lifestyle that is exclusive to the Cayman Islands.
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 Cayman Islands Facts and Information
Background: The Cayman Islands were colonized from Jamaica by the British during the 18th and 19th centuries, and were administered by Jamaica after 1863.
Economic Overview: With no direct taxation, the islands are a thriving offshore financial center.
More than 40,000 companies were registered in the Cayman Islands as of 1998, including almost 600 banks and trust companies; banking assets exceed $500 billion.
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 cayman islands dollar information -- cayman islands dollar   (Site not responding. Last check: )
While many of the banks in the Caymans are involved in the movement of billions of dollars around the world in business operations, the islands major banks also offer opportunities for investors on a smaller scale to take advantage of Caymans tax-free climate protected by a confidential law which ensures privacy for all reputable transactions.
The islands print their own currency, the Cayman Islands Dollar (KYD), which is pegged to the US dollar at a fixed rate of 1 USD=1.227 CI.
Cayman Islands, Capital: Cayman Islands, Population: 42 t...
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 Cayman Islands Cadet Corps - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Cayman Islands Cadet Corps is a paramilitary youth organization in the Cayman Islands for male and female students between the ages of 12 and 16.
It was established in 2001 and enacted by the Cayman Islands Cadet Corps Law of 2003.
The group aims to provide citizenship training via military-style activities, including instruction in military knowledge, drills, leadership, public speaking, field craft, land and sea navigation, signaling, physical fitness, first aid, arms skills, and music.
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 Cayman Islands - Cay Compass News Online - Military launches coup in Thailand
BANGKOK, Thailand (AP) – The Thai military launched a coup against Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra on Tuesday, circling his offices with tanks, seizing control of television stations and declaring a provisional authority loyal to the king.
A senior military official, speaking on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the situation, said that Army Commander–in–Chief Gen. Sondhi Boonyaratkalin had used the military to take over power from the prime minister.
He said he was ordering the transfer of the nation’s army chief to work in the prime minister’s office, effectively suspending him from his military duties.
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Military - note: defense is the responsibility of the UK
Military - note: defense is the responsibility of France
Dependency status: overseas territory of the UK, also claimed by Argentina; administered from the Falkland Islands by a commissioner, who is concurrently governor of the Falkland Islands, representing Queen ELIZABETH II; Grytviken, formerly a whaling station on South Georgia, is a scientific base
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 BIMI - Cayman Islands
The three islands, which make up the Cayman's, are located about half way between Cuba and Honduras and are home to about 40,000 people.
Today three churches are functioning under BIMI auspices in Grand Cayman and Cayman Brac.
Since Grand Cayman became a key business island in the Western Hemisphere, the Cayman Islands radically changed economically.
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 Cayman Islands Public Holidays, Grand Cayman - Cayman Online
Throughout the year, the Cayman Islands also enjoy a variety of festivals and events.
In honour of the Islands' British heritage, the birthday of the Queen of England is celebrated each June, filling the streets with a full military dress parade, 21-gun salute and an Open House and Garden Reception at the Government House.
This 10 day long event offers the chance to see the landing of pirates to the island, various sporting competitions, district heritage days and street dances.
www.caymanonline.com /info/holidays/index.shtml   (295 words)

  
 Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce: Employment: Types of Interviews
Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce: Employment: Types of Interviews
The Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce salutes these fine sponsors:
The answers to many of these questions may be provided during the course of the interview.
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 Cayman Islands Information and Online Map - Map Town Ltd.
Background: The Cayman Islands were colonized from Jamaica by the British during the 18th and 19th centuries.
More than 40,000 companies were registered in the Cayman Islands as of 1997, including almost 600 banks and trust companies; banking assets exceed $500 billion.
Military - note: defense is the responsibility of the UK
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 Travel Channel :: Fodor's Guides :: Cayman Islands   (Site not responding. Last check: )
On Grand Cayman the good news is that there's no sales tax and there's plenty of duty-free merchandise.
Locally made items to watch for include woven mats, baskets, jewelry made of a marblelike stone called Caymanite (from the cliffs of Cayman Brac), and authentic sunken treasure, though the latter is never cheap.
Most of the coral sold here comes from Belize and Honduras; Cayman Islands marine law prohibits the removal of live coral from its own sea (although most of it has been taken illegally).
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 CAYMAN ISLANDS NEWS GRAND CAYMAN NEWS CAYMAN BRAC NEWS LITTLE CAYMAN NEWS CAYMAN ISLAND NEWS CAYMANIAN NEWS UK ...
"The largest of the Cayman Islands shell companies - called [SEII] Service Employees International Inc. [Incorporated, which is not associated with the Service Employees International Union (SEIU)], which is now listed as having more than 20,000 workers in Iraq, according to KBR - was created two years before Cheney became Halliburton's chief executive.
But a second Cayman Islands company called Overseas Administrative Services, which now is listed as the employer of 1,020 mostly managerial workers in Iraq, was established two months after Cheney's appointment."...
Background: (2007) "The Cayman Islands were colonized from Jamaica by the British during the 18th and 19th centuries, and were administered by Jamaica after 1863.
havenworks.com /world/cayman-islands   (1630 words)

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