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UK minister: 'More than one way' on beneficial ownership
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Acting U.K. Overseas Territories Minister Grant Shapps said Thursday he is hopeful that Cayman and the Mother Country can reach some form of agreement on requirements to list the beneficial owners of companies registered here.
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The proposed “Labour Relations Bill, 2015” is an anti-business screed that will benefit neither employees nor employers and will result in increased unemployment in the Cayman Islands – especially among young people just starting out on their career paths.
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Severe weather is predicted to affect the Cayman Islands over the next 24-36 hours, according to the Cayman Islands National Weather Service.
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It took an ambulance crew nearly 30 minutes to reach an unresponsive heart attack victim in North Side Monday because there were no available ambulances in the area, according to 911 records of the call.
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The website eCay Trade has been hacked, affecting the security of the email addresses and passwords of thousands of account holders.
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The Labour Relations Bill, 2015

Public consultation on the Labour Relations Bill, 2015 ends on August 31. What do you know about the proposed bill? Do you think there are many things wrong with the current Labour Law? If so, what are they? Would you still be in favor of a new bill if it were to have unintended consequences, like making it less likely employers will give job opportunities to those with marginal qualifications or troubled pasts? (Click here)

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In case you missed it
An argument against the proposed Labour Relations Bill, 2015 submitted by James Bergstrom.
An argument for the proposed Labour Relations Bill, 2015 submitted by George R. Ebanks.
The Labour Tribunal sided with disgruntled employees in the majority of unfair dismissal claims brought during a 12-month period reviewed by the Cayman Compass.
Over the past 27 years, the same arguments have come up time and again about proposed labor laws.
Cayman's businesses will have to spend time and money figuring out the latest rendition of government's employment requirements.
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